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The location of Jonesville









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Jonesville.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Jonesville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Alexandria. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the southwest of Jonesville. Alexandria has a population of 46,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Natchez (MS). It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the east of Jonesville and has a population of 15,000 people.

For comparison, Jonesville has a population of 2,000 people.

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

Aimwell     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the northwest of Jonesville.

Clayton     [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the east of Jonesville.

Dunbarton     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the northeast of Jonesville.

Enterprise     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the north of Jonesville.

Ferriday     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the east of Jonesville.

Harrisonburg     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the north of Jonesville.

Jena     [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the west of Jonesville.

Midway     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the west of Jonesville.

Monterey     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the southeast of Jonesville.

Rhinehart     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the west of Jonesville.

Ridgecrest     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the east of Jonesville.

Sharp Town     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the west of Jonesville.

Sicily Island     [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the northeast of Jonesville.

West Ferriday     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the east of Jonesville.

Wildsville     [Map]
2 miles [3.2 km] miles to the east of Jonesville.

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

Catahoula Parish ...

Jonesville is located in Catahoula Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Catahoula Parish: Avoyelles, Caldwell, Concordia, Franklin, La Salle & Tensas.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Jonesville ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jonesville ...

Looking for more information about Jonesville? 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 Jonesville, 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 Jonesville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

Jonesville Tourism

Additional communities can be found on the TripAdvisor Page for Jonesville

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 Jonesville ...

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 Jonesville.

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

Large Airports

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY) <4>   [Map]
146 miles [235 km] miles to the Southeast of Jonesville.

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]
215 miles [346 km] miles to the North of Jonesville.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
237 miles [381.4 km] miles to the West Southwest of Jonesville.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
246 miles [395.9 km] miles to the West Southwest of Jonesville.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
47 miles [75.6 km] miles to the West Southwest of Jonesville.

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
62 miles [99.8 km] miles to the North of Jonesville.

Baton Rouge Metro Airport  (BTR/KBTR)   [Map]
85 miles [136.8 km] miles to the South Southeast of Jonesville.

Lafayette Rgnl.  (LFT/KLFT)   [Map]
98 miles [157.7 km] miles to the South of Jonesville.

Acadiana Rgnl.  (ICAO: KARA)   [Map]
109 miles [175.4 km] miles to the South of Jonesville.

General Aviation Airports

Jonesville Airport (FAA ID: L32)   [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the Southwest of Jonesville.

Concordia Parish Airport (FAA ID: 0R4)   [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the East Southeast of Jonesville.

Jena Airport (FAA ID: 1R1)   [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the West of Jonesville.

Alexandria Esler Rgnl.   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the West Southwest of Jonesville.

Esler Rgnl. (ESF/KESF)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the West Southwest of Jonesville.

Natchez - Adams Co. Airport (HEZ/KHEZ)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the East of Jonesville.

Winnsboro Muni. (FAA ID: F89)   [Map]
37 miles [59.5 km] miles to the North of Jonesville.

Pollock Muni. (FAA ID: L66)   [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the West Southwest of Jonesville.

Additional Airport Information

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

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]

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]

Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: K0R3

Detailed information from:

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

Esler Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ESFICAO: KESF

Detailed information from:

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

Natchez - Adams Co. Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HEZICAO: KHEZ

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]

William P. Hobby Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HOUICAO: KHOU

Website for William P. Hobby 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]

Monroe Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MLUICAO: KMLU

Website for Monroe Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Baton Rouge Metro Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: BTRICAO: KBTR

Website for Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Lafayette Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: LFTICAO: KLFT

Website for Lafayette Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Acadiana Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KARA

Website for Acadiana Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

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

Jackson - Evers Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: JANICAO: KJAN

Website for Jackson - Evers International Airport

Detailed information from:

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

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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 Jonesville.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jonesville) 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 Jonesville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jonesville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jonesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6239, Longitude: -91.8298     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jonesville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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