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South Broadmoor, Louisiana

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The location of South Broadmoor

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to South Broadmoor.

This page contains six sections:

Around South Broadmoor ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Baton Rouge. It lies immediately west of South Broadmoor. Baton Rouge has a population of 222,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Central. It lies just north of South Broadmoor and has a population of 28,900 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 from South Broadmoor and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
Addis   [Map]   5,462   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Baker   [Map]   13,310   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Breaux Bridge   [Map]   8,227   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Denham Springs   [Map]   9,783   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Donaldsonville   [Map]   8,281   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Gonzales   [Map]   10,809   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Hammond   [Map]   20,786   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Jeanerette   [Map]   5,232   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Plaquemine   [Map]   6,621   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ponchatoula   [Map]   7,371   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Saint Gabriel   [Map]   7,367   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Saint Martinville   [Map]   5,903   SW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Thibodaux   [Map]   14,576   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Walker   [Map]   6,276   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Zachary   [Map]   17,678   N   15 miles [24.1 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirDistance
Beauregard Town   [Map]     W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Essen   [Map]     SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Inniswold   [Map]     S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Lynwood Village   [Map]     SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Maribel Village   [Map]     NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Merrydale   [Map]     NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Monticello   [Map]     NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Oak Hills Place   [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]
Old Jefferson   [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Perkins Village   [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]
Shenandoah   [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Village Saint George   [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]
Westminster   [Map]     S   Less than 2 miles
Woodshire Village   [Map]     E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Zion City   [Map]     NW   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

East Baton Rouge Parish ...

South Broadmoor is located in East Baton Rouge Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of East Baton Rouge Parish: Ascension, East Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, Saint Helena, West Baton Rouge & West Feliciana.

Curious and Interesting Names Near South Broadmoor ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 South Broadmoor.

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

Large Airports

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY) <4>   [Map]
57 miles [91.7 km] miles to the east southeast of South Broadmoor.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
256 miles [412 km] miles to the west of South Broadmoor.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
257 miles [413.6 km] miles to the west of South Broadmoor.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Baton Rouge Metro Airport  (BTR/KBTR)   [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the north northwest of South Broadmoor.

Acadiana Rgnl.  (ICAO: KARA)   [Map]
55 miles [88.5 km] miles to the west southwest of South Broadmoor.

Lafayette Rgnl.  (LFT/KLFT)   [Map]
56 miles [90.1 km] miles to the west southwest of South Broadmoor.

New Orleans Intl.    [Map]
57 miles [91.7 km] miles to the east southeast of South Broadmoor.

Houma - Terrebonne Airport  (ICAO: KHUM)   [Map]
65 miles [104.6 km] miles to the south southeast of South Broadmoor.

Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml. (ICAO: K0R3)   [Map]
68 miles [109.4 km] miles to the west southwest of South Broadmoor.

General Aviation Airports

Louisiana Rgnl.  (FAA ID: L38)   [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the south southeast of South Broadmoor.

False River Rgnl.  (FAA ID: HZR)   [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the northwest of South Broadmoor.

St. John the Baptist Airport (FAA ID: 1L0)   [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the southeast of South Broadmoor.

Hammond Muni.   [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the east of South Broadmoor.

Hammond Northshore Rgnl. (ICAO: KHDC)   [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the east of South Broadmoor.

Pete Antie Muni. (FAA ID: 7L9)   [Map]
43 miles [69.2 km] miles to the west northwest of South Broadmoor.

Thibodaux Muni. (FAA ID: L83)   [Map]
50 miles [80.5 km] miles to the south southeast of South Broadmoor.

Harry P. Williams Meml. (ICAO: KPTN)   [Map]
52 miles [83.7 km] miles to the south southwest of South Broadmoor.

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.   (MSY/KMSY)    [Map]

Website for Louis Armstrong - New Orleans International Airport

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]

Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)    [Map]

Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Hammond Northshore Rgnl.   (ICAO: KHDC)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Harry P. Williams Meml.   (ICAO: KPTN)    [Map]

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]

Baton Rouge Metro Airport   (BTR/KBTR)    [Map]

Website for Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport

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]

Lafayette Rgnl.   (LFT/KLFT)    [Map]

Website for Lafayette Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Houma - Terrebonne Airport   (ICAO: KHUM)    [Map]

Website for Houma - Terrebonne Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

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

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]

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About East Baton Rouge Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Louisiana:

Footnotes ...

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

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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 from Point A (ie- South Broadmoor) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Broadmoor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4405, Longitude: -91.0779     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Broadmoor have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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