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Spaulding, Louisiana

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The location of Spaulding

Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Spaulding ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Monroe. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the north of Spaulding. Monroe has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Alexandria. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the south of Spaulding and has a population of 46,800 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 are driving.<2>

Community   2018
Ball   [Map]   3,978   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Colfax   [Map]   1,492   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Ferriday   [Map]   3,227   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Grambling   [Map]   5,168   NW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Jena   [Map]   3,373   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Jonesboro   [Map]   4,533   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Jonesville   [Map]   2,031   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Pineville   [Map]   14,290   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Rayville   [Map]   3,514   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Richwood   [Map]   3,378   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ruston   [Map]   22,123   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Vidalia   [Map]   3,916   SE   50 miles [80.5 km]
West Monroe   [Map]   12,431   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Winnfield   [Map]   4,362   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Winnsboro   [Map]   4,607   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Aimwell   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clarks   [Map]   1,002   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Columbia   [Map]   374   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fort Necessity   [Map]   ---   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Georgetown   [Map]   326   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Grayson   [Map]   516   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Kelly   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Midway   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Olla   [Map]   1,353   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sikes   [Map]   110   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Summerville   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Trout   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Tullos   [Map]   384   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Urania   [Map]   1,295   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Caldwell Parish ...

Spaulding is located in Caldwell Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Caldwell Parish: Catahoula, Franklin, Jackson, La Salle, Ouachita, Richland & Winn.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Spaulding ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Spaulding.

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

Large Airports

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY) <4>   [Map]
176 miles [283.2 km] miles to the southeast of Spaulding.

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]
192 miles [309 km] miles to the north of Spaulding.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
230 miles [370.1 km] miles to the southwest of Spaulding.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
242 miles [389.5 km] miles to the southwest of Spaulding.

Dallas Love Fld.  (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
279 miles [449 km] miles to the west northwest of Spaulding.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.  (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
290 miles [466.7 km] miles to the west northwest of Spaulding.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]
290 miles [466.7 km] miles to the west northwest of Spaulding.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
39 miles [62.8 km] miles to the north northeast of Spaulding.

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
47 miles [75.6 km] miles to the south southwest of Spaulding.

South Arkansas Rgnl. (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
95 miles [152.9 km] miles to the north northwest of Spaulding.

General Aviation Airports

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

David G. Joyce Airport (FAA ID: 0R5)   [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the west of Spaulding.

Jonesville Airport (FAA ID: L32)   [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the southeast of Spaulding.

Winnsboro Muni. (FAA ID: F89)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the east northeast of Spaulding.

Pollock Muni. (FAA ID: L66)   [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the south southwest of Spaulding.

Jonesboro Airport (FAA ID: F88)   [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the west northwest of Spaulding.

Alexandria Esler Rgnl.   [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the south of Spaulding.

Esler Rgnl. (ESF/KESF)   [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the south of Spaulding.

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]

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

Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams Field

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]

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

Website for Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Esler Rgnl.   (ESF/KESF)    [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]

Ruston Rgnl.   (ICAO: KRSN)    [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]

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]

Alexandria Intl.   (ICAO: KAEX)    [Map]

Website for Alexandria International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

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

Detailed airport information from:

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

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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 Spaulding.

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- Spaulding) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spaulding. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9477, Longitude: -92.1826     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spaulding have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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