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The location of Grambling









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Grambling.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Grambling ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Monroe. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the east of Grambling. Monroe has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ruston. It lies just east of Grambling and has a population of 22,100 people.

For comparison, Grambling has a population of 5,200 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

Ansley     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the south of Grambling.

Arcadia     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the west of Grambling.

Bryceland     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the west of Grambling.

Choudrant     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the east of Grambling.

Dubach     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the north of Grambling.

East Hodge     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the south of Grambling.

Hico     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the north of Grambling.

Hodge     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the south of Grambling.

Indian Village     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the east of Grambling.

North Hodge     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the south of Grambling.

Quitman     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the south of Grambling.

Ruston     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the east of Grambling.

Simsboro     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the west of Grambling.

Sugar Creek     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the northwest of Grambling.

Vienna     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the northeast of Grambling.

For more communities neighboring Grambling, please visit our Parish-by-Parish Page for Grambling.

Lincoln Parish ...

Grambling is located in Lincoln Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Lincoln Parish: Bienville, Claiborne, Jackson, Ouachita & Union.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Grambling ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Grambling.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grambling ...

Looking for more information about Grambling? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Grambling, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Grambling.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Grambling. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Grambling. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Louisiana

Louisiana Tourism

Parks for Louisiana

Fishing in Louisiana

Hunting in Louisiana

TripAdvisor Link for:

Louisiana Statewide Tourism

Grambling Tourism

Additional communities can be found on the TripAdvisor Page for Grambling

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Louisiana

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Louisiana

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Louisiana

Airports Near Grambling ...

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Grambling.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Grambling. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Grambling.

Large Airports

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT) <4>   [Map]
154 miles [247.8 km] miles to the North of Grambling.

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]
227 miles [365.3 km] miles to the Southeast of Grambling.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
234 miles [376.6 km] miles to the Southwest of Grambling.

Dallas Love Fld.  (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
241 miles [387.9 km] miles to the West of Grambling.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
250 miles [402.3 km] miles to the Southwest of Grambling.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.  (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
252 miles [405.6 km] miles to the West of Grambling.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]
252 miles [405.6 km] miles to the West of Grambling.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the East of Grambling.

South Arkansas Rgnl. (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
48 miles [77.2 km] miles to the North of Grambling.

Shreveport Rgnl.  (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]
65 miles [104.6 km] miles to the West of Grambling.

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
83 miles [133.6 km] miles to the South of Grambling.

Texarkana Rgnl.  (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]
97 miles [156.1 km] miles to the Northwest of Grambling.

General Aviation Airports

Ruston Rgnl. (ICAO: KRSN)   [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the East of Grambling.

Jonesboro Airport (FAA ID: F88)   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the South of Grambling.

Homer Muni. (FAA ID: 5F4)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the Northwest of Grambling.

Union Parish Airport (FAA ID: F87)   [Map]
25 miles [40.2 km] miles to the East Northeast of Grambling.

Minden - Webster Airport (FAA ID: F24)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the West Northwest of Grambling.

David G. Joyce Airport (FAA ID: 0R5)   [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the South of Grambling.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Little Rock National Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: LITICAO: KLIT

Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams Field

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

New Orleans Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MSYICAO: KMSY

Website for Louis Armstrong - New Orleans International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Alexandria Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KAEX

Website for Alexandria International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Texarkana Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: TXKICAO: KTXK

Website for Texarkana Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Mid Delta Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: GLHICAO: KGLH

Website for Mid Delta Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Ruston Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KRSN

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

George Bush Intercontinental     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: IAHICAO: KIAH

Website for George Bush Intercontinental Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Morehouse Meml.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KBQP

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Shreveport Downtown Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KDTN

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Dallas Love Fld.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DALICAO: KDAL

Website for Dallas Love Field

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

William P. Hobby Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HOUICAO: KHOU

Website for William P. Hobby Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DFWICAO: KDFW

Website for Dallas / Fort Worth International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Monroe Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MLUICAO: KMLU

Website for Monroe Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

South Arkansas Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ELDICAO: KELD

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Shreveport Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SHVICAO: KSHV

Website for Shreveport Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

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About Lincoln Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Grambling. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Lincoln Parish: www.lincolnparish.org/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Grambling.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Grambling) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Grambling. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grambling

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grambling. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5277, Longitude: -92.7123     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Grambling have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Grambling), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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<4>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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