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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Haughton.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Haughton ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Shreveport. It is located about 14 miles [22 km] to the west of Haughton. Shreveport has a population of 189,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bossier City. It lies just west of Haughton and has a population of 68,200 people.

For comparison, Haughton has a population of 3,400 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

Bossier City     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the west of Haughton.

Dixie Inn     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the northeast of Haughton.

Doyline     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the east of Haughton.

Eastwood     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the northwest of Haughton.

Elm Grove     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the south of Haughton.

Espanita Village     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the west of Haughton.

Heflin     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the east of Haughton.

Minden     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the northeast of Haughton.

Normandy Village     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the west of Haughton.

Parkland Village     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the west of Haughton.

Princeton     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the north of Haughton.

Red Chute     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the west of Haughton.

Shreveport     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the west of Haughton.

Sibley     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the east of Haughton.

Yellow Pine     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the east of Haughton.

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

Bossier Parish ...

Haughton is located in Bossier Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Bossier Parish: Lafayette (AR), Miller (AR), Bienville, Caddo, Red River & Webster.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Haughton ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Haughton ...

Looking for more information about Haughton? 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 Haughton, 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 Haughton.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Haughton. 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 Haughton. 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

Haughton Tourism

Additional communities can be found on the TripAdvisor Page for Haughton

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 Haughton ...

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 Haughton.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Haughton. 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 Haughton.

Large Airports

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT) <4>   [Map]
169 miles [272 km] miles to the North Northeast of Haughton.

Dallas Love Fld.  (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
195 miles [313.8 km] miles to the West of Haughton.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
206 miles [331.5 km] miles to the South Southwest of Haughton.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.  (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
206 miles [331.5 km] miles to the West of Haughton.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]
206 miles [331.5 km] miles to the West of Haughton.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
224 miles [360.5 km] miles to the South Southwest of Haughton.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Shreveport Rgnl.  (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the West Southwest of Haughton.

South Arkansas Rgnl. (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
62 miles [99.8 km] miles to the Northeast of Haughton.

Texarkana Rgnl.  (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]
69 miles [111 km] miles to the North Northwest of Haughton.

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
85 miles [136.8 km] miles to the East of Haughton.

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
99 miles [159.3 km] miles to the Southeast of Haughton.

General Aviation Airports

Shreveport Downtown Airport (ICAO: KDTN)   [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the West of Haughton.

Minden - Webster Airport (FAA ID: F24)   [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the Northeast of Haughton.

Springhill Airport (FAA ID: SPH)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the North of Haughton.

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]

Dallas Love Fld.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DALICAO: KDAL

Website for Dallas Love Field

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]

Shreveport Downtown Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KDTN

Detailed information from:

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

Harrison Co. Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KASL

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]

Ruston Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KRSN

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]

William P. Hobby Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HOUICAO: KHOU

Website for William P. Hobby Airport

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]

South Arkansas Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ELDICAO: KELD

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]

Monroe Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MLUICAO: KMLU

Website for Monroe Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

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About Bossier Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bossier Parish: www.mybossier.com/

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 Haughton.

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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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Haughton) 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 Haughton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Haughton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Haughton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5249, Longitude: -93.5074     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Haughton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Haughton), 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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