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The location of Singer









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Singer.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Singer ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Lake Charles. It is located about 33 miles [53 km] to the south of Singer. Lake Charles has a population of 78,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Sulphur. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the south of Singer and has a population of 20,200 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
DeQuincy   [Map]   3,076   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
DeRidder   [Map]   10,750   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Iowa   [Map]   3,231   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Kinder   [Map]   2,397   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Leesville   [Map]   5,713   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Oakdale   [Map]   7,596   E   46 miles [74 km]
Vinton   [Map]   3,303   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Welsh   [Map]   3,251   SE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Westlake   [Map]   ---   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bridge City (TX)   [Map]   7,981   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Jasper (TX)   [Map]   7,644   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Orange (TX)   [Map]   18,484   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Silsbee (TX)   [Map]   6,651   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Vidor (TX)   [Map]   10,522   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
West Orange (TX)   [Map]   3,315   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Cole Central   [Map]   ---   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dry Creek   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Evans   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Ikes   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Longville   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ludington   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Merryville   [Map]   1,114   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pinewood   [Map]   ---   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Ragley   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Reeves   [Map]   234   E   23 miles [37 km]
Rosepine   [Map]   1,571   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Savage Fork   [Map]   ---   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Sugartown   [Map]   ---   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Bon Wier (TX)   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Newton (TX)   [Map]   2,359   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]

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

Beauregard Parish ...

Singer is located in Beauregard Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Beauregard Parish: Allen, Calcasieu, Jefferson Davis, Vernon & Newton (TX).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Singer ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Singer ...

Looking for more information about Singer? 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 Singer, 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 Singer.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Singer


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 Singer ...

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 Singer.

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

Large Airports

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH) <4>   [Map]
123 miles [197.9 km] miles to the west southwest of Singer.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
131 miles [210.8 km] miles to the west southwest of Singer.

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]
193 miles [310.6 km] miles to the east southeast of Singer.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Chennault Intl.  (ICAO: KCWF)   [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the south southeast of Singer.

Lake Charles Rgnl.  (LCH/KLCH)   [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the south southeast of Singer.

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
69 miles [111 km] miles to the northeast of Singer.

General Aviation Airports

Beauregard Rgnl. (ICAO: KDRI)   [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the north northeast of Singer.

DeQuincy Industrial Airpark (FAA ID: 5R8)   [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the south southwest of Singer.

Newton Muni. (FAA ID: 61R)   [Map]
25 miles [40.2 km] miles to the northwest of Singer.

Additional Airport Information

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

George Bush Intercontinental   (IAH/KIAH)    [Map]

Website for George Bush Intercontinental Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

William P. Hobby Airport   (HOU/KHOU)    [Map]

Website for William P. Hobby Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Alexandria Intl.   (ICAO: KAEX)    [Map]

Website for Alexandria International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Lafayette Rgnl.   (LFT/KLFT)    [Map]

Website for Lafayette Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml.   (ICAO: K0R3)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Acadiana Rgnl.   (ICAO: KARA)    [Map]

Website for Acadiana Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Beauregard Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDRI)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Southland Fld.   (ICAO: KUXL)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Jasper County - Bell Fld.   (ICAO: KJAS)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

New Orleans Intl.   (MSY/KMSY)    [Map]

Website for Louis Armstrong - New Orleans International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Allen Parish Airport   (ICAO: KACP)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Orange Co. Airport   (ICAO: KORG)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Dallas Love Fld.   (DAL/KDAL)    [Map]

Website for Dallas Love Field

Detailed airport information from:

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

Austin - Bergstrom Intl.   (AUS/KAUS)    [Map]

Website for Austin - Bergstrom International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.   (DFW/KDFW)    [Map]

Website for Dallas / Fort Worth International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Killeen - Fort Hood Rgnl.   (GRK/KGRK)    [Map]

Website for Killeen - Fort Hood Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Chennault Intl.   (ICAO: KCWF)    [Map]

Website for Chennault International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Lake Charles Rgnl.   (LCH/KLCH)    [Map]

Website for Lake Charles Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Singer.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Singer. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.6549, Longitude: -93.4124     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Singer have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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