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Spanish City, Louisiana

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The location of Spanish City

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Spanish City.

This page contains six sections:

Around Spanish City ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Monroe. It lies immediately west of Spanish City. Monroe has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ruston. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the west of Spanish City and has a population of 22,100 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 Spanish City and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2018
Crossett (AR)   [Map]   4,913   N   41 miles [66 km]
Hamburg (AR)   [Map]   2,662   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Bastrop   [Map]   10,278   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Bernice   [Map]   1,620   NW   41 miles [66 km]
Delhi   [Map]   2,818   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Farmerville   [Map]   3,747   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Grambling   [Map]   5,168   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Jonesboro   [Map]   4,533   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   1,593   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Rayville   [Map]   3,514   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Richwood   [Map]   3,378   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Sterlington   [Map]   2,724   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Tallulah   [Map]   6,768   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
West Monroe   [Map]   12,431   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Winnsboro   [Map]   4,607   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2018
Archibald   [Map]   ---   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Calhoun   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Claiborne   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Collinston   [Map]   257   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Eureka   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fairbanks   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Frost Town   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Leisure Village   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Northpark Village   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Oak Ridge   [Map]   125   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Ouachita City   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pino Bayou Village   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Start   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Swartz   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Wilhite   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Ouachita Parish ...

Spanish City is located in Ouachita Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Ouachita Parish: Caldwell, Jackson, Lincoln, Morehouse, Richland & Union.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Spanish City ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Spanish City.

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

Large Airports

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT) <4>   [Map]
152 miles [244.6 km] miles to the north of Spanish City.

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]
204 miles [328.3 km] miles to the south southeast of Spanish City.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
262 miles [421.6 km] miles to the southwest of Spanish City.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
276 miles [444.2 km] miles to the southwest of Spanish City.

Dallas Love Fld.  (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
280 miles [450.6 km] miles to the west of Spanish City.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.  (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
291 miles [468.3 km] miles to the west of Spanish City.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]
292 miles [469.9 km] miles to the west of Spanish City.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the south southwest of Spanish City.

South Arkansas Rgnl. (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
65 miles [104.6 km] miles to the northwest of Spanish City.

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
88 miles [141.6 km] miles to the south southwest of Spanish City.

Greenville Intl.    [Map]
89 miles [143.2 km] miles to the northeast of Spanish City.

Mid Delta Rgnl.  (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]
89 miles [143.2 km] miles to the northeast of Spanish City.

Shreveport Rgnl.  (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]
104 miles [167.4 km] miles to the west of Spanish City.

Jackson - Evers Intl.  (JAN/KJAN)   [Map]
114 miles [183.5 km] miles to the east of Spanish City.

General Aviation Airports

John H. Hooks Jr. Meml. (FAA ID: M79)   [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the east southeast of Spanish City.

Morehouse Meml. (ICAO: KBQP)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the north northeast of Spanish City.

Union Parish Airport (FAA ID: F87)   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the northwest of Spanish City.

Winnsboro Muni. (FAA ID: F89)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the southeast of Spanish City.

Delhi Muni. (FAA ID: 0M9)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the east southeast of Spanish City.

Ruston Rgnl. (ICAO: KRSN)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the west of Spanish City.

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   (LIT/KLIT)    [Map]

Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams Field

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]

Mid Delta Rgnl.   (GLH/KGLH)    [Map]

Website for Mid Delta Regional 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]

Jackson - Evers Intl.   (JAN/KJAN)    [Map]

Website for Jackson - Evers International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Morehouse Meml.   (ICAO: KBQP)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Ruston Rgnl.   (ICAO: KRSN)    [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]

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

Website for Dallas Love Field

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]

Monroe Rgnl.   (MLU/KMLU)    [Map]

Website for Monroe Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

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

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Ouachita Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ouachita Parish:

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 Spanish City.

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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 from Point A (ie- Spanish City) 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 Spanish City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spanish City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spanish City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5293, Longitude: -92.0318     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spanish City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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