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Solley Hill, Louisiana

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The location of Solley Hill

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Solley Hill.

This page contains six sections:

Around Solley Hill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Shreveport. It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the southeast of Solley Hill. Shreveport has a population of 189,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Longview (TX). It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the southwest of Solley Hill and has a population of 81,600 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 as if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
Texarkana (AR)   [Map]   29,972   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Blanchard   [Map]   3,119   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bossier City   [Map]   68,235   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Greenwood   [Map]   3,151   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Haughton   [Map]   3,382   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Minden   [Map]   12,100   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Springhill   [Map]   4,842   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Vivian   [Map]   3,531   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Atlanta (TX)   [Map]   5,515   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Hallsville (TX)   [Map]   4,321   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Marshall (TX)   [Map]   23,091   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Nash (TX)   [Map]   3,681   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
New Boston (TX)   [Map]   4,678   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Texarkana (TX)   [Map]   37,295   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Wake Village (TX)   [Map]   5,425   N   38 miles [61.2 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Capps City (AR)   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Belcher   [Map]   251   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gilliam   [Map]   160   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hosston   [Map]   306   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ida   [Map]   207   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mooringsport   [Map]   765   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Oil City   [Map]   983   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Rodessa   [Map]   269   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bivins (TX)   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Huffins (TX)   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Karnack (TX)   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Kildare (TX)   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lodi (TX)   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
McLeod (TX)   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Uncertain (TX)   [Map]   93   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Caddo Parish ...

Solley Hill is located in Caddo Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Caddo Parish: Lafayette (AR), Miller (AR), Bossier, De Soto, Red River, Cass (TX), Harrison (TX), Marion (TX) & Panola (TX).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Solley Hill ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Solley Hill ...

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 Solley Hill.

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

Large Airports

Dallas Love Fld.  (DAL/KDAL) <4>   [Map]
163 miles [262.3 km] miles to the west of Solley Hill.

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]
165 miles [265.5 km] miles to the northeast of Solley Hill.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.  (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
174 miles [280 km] miles to the west of Solley Hill.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]
174 miles [280 km] miles to the west of Solley Hill.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
213 miles [342.8 km] miles to the south southwest of Solley Hill.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
234 miles [376.6 km] miles to the south southwest of Solley Hill.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Shreveport Rgnl.  (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the south southeast of Solley Hill.

Texarkana Rgnl.  (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]
40 miles [64.4 km] miles to the north of Solley Hill.

South Arkansas Rgnl. (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
74 miles [119.1 km] miles to the east northeast of Solley Hill.

General Aviation Airports

Vivian Airport (FAA ID: 3F4)   [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the east southeast of Solley Hill.

Atlanta Muni.   [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the north northwest of Solley Hill.

Hall - Miller Muni. (FAA ID: ATA)   [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the north northwest of Solley Hill.

Harrison Co. Airport (ICAO: KASL)   [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the southwest of Solley Hill.

Shreveport Downtown Airport (ICAO: KDTN)   [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the southeast of Solley Hill.

Springhill Airport (FAA ID: SPH)   [Map]
37 miles [59.5 km] miles to the east northeast of Solley Hill.

Additional Airport Information

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

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

Website for Dallas Love Field

Detailed airport information from:

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

Little Rock National Airport   (LIT/KLIT)    [Map]

Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams Field

Detailed airport information from:

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

Harrison Co. Airport   (ICAO: KASL)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Shreveport Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KDTN)    [Map]

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]

East Texas Rgnl.   (GGG/KGGG)    [Map]

Website for East Texas Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Gilmer Muni.   (ICAO: KJXI)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Mount Pleasant Rgnl.   (ICAO: KOSA)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

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]

Shreveport Rgnl.   (SHV/KSHV)    [Map]

Website for Shreveport Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Texarkana Rgnl.   (TXK/KTXK)    [Map]

Website for Texarkana Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

South Arkansas Rgnl.   (ELD/KELD)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Monroe Rgnl.   (MLU/KMLU)    [Map]

Website for Monroe Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Caddo Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Solley Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Solley Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8674, Longitude: -94.0363     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Solley Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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