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Spring Bayou Landing, Louisiana

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The location of Spring Bayou Landing

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Spring Bayou Landing.

This page contains six sections:

Around Spring Bayou Landing ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Alexandria. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the northwest of Spring Bayou Landing. Alexandria has a population of 46,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Opelousas. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the south of Spring Bayou Landing and has a population of 16,100 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 and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2018
Ball   [Map]   3,978   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Bunkie   [Map]   3,939   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Eunice   [Map]   9,989   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Ferriday   [Map]   3,227   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Jena   [Map]   3,373   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Mamou   [Map]   3,163   SW   41 miles [66 km]
Marksville   [Map]   5,405   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
New Roads   [Map]   4,553   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Oakdale   [Map]   7,596   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Pineville   [Map]   14,290   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Port Barre   [Map]   2,120   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Sunset   [Map]   2,920   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Vidalia   [Map]   3,916   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]
Ville Platte   [Map]   7,071   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Natchez (MS)   [Map]   15,009   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Bordelonville   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cottonport   [Map]   1,910   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Echo   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Effie   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Egg Bend   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   293   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hamburg   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hessmer   [Map]   763   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mansura   [Map]   1,386   S   5 miles [8 km]
Moreauville   [Map]   879   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Plaucheville   [Map]   240   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ruby   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Vick   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

For more communities neighboring Spring Bayou Landing, please visit our Parish-by-Parish Page for Spring Bayou Landing.

Avoyelles Parish ...

Spring Bayou Landing is located in Avoyelles Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Avoyelles Parish: Catahoula, Concordia, Evangeline, La Salle, Pointe Coupee, Rapides & Saint Landry.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Spring Bayou Landing ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Spring Bayou Landing.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Spring Bayou Landing. 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 Spring Bayou Landing. 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 Spring Bayou Landing ...

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 Spring Bayou Landing.

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

Large Airports

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY) <4>   [Map]
132 miles [212.4 km] miles to the southeast of Spring Bayou Landing.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
212 miles [341.2 km] miles to the west southwest of Spring Bayou Landing.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
218 miles [350.8 km] miles to the west southwest of Spring Bayou Landing.

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]
248 miles [399.1 km] miles to the north of Spring Bayou Landing.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the west northwest of Spring Bayou Landing.

Lafayette Rgnl.  (LFT/KLFT)   [Map]
64 miles [103 km] miles to the south of Spring Bayou Landing.

Baton Rouge Metro Airport  (BTR/KBTR)   [Map]
67 miles [107.8 km] miles to the southeast of Spring Bayou Landing.

Acadiana Rgnl.  (ICAO: KARA)   [Map]
76 miles [122.3 km] miles to the south of Spring Bayou Landing.

Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml. (ICAO: K0R3)   [Map]
80 miles [128.7 km] miles to the south of Spring Bayou Landing.

Chennault Intl.  (ICAO: KCWF)   [Map]
91 miles [146.5 km] miles to the southwest of Spring Bayou Landing.

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
94 miles [151.3 km] miles to the north of Spring Bayou Landing.

General Aviation Airports

Marksville Muni. (FAA ID: MKV)   [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the south southwest of Spring Bayou Landing.

Bunkie Muni. (FAA ID: 2R6)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the southwest of Spring Bayou Landing.

Alexandria Esler Rgnl.   [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the northwest of Spring Bayou Landing.

Esler Rgnl. (ESF/KESF)   [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the northwest of Spring Bayou Landing.

Pineville Muni. (FAA ID: 2L0)   [Map]
27 miles [43.5 km] miles to the west northwest of Spring Bayou Landing.

Pollock Muni. (FAA ID: L66)   [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the northwest of Spring Bayou Landing.

Pete Antie Muni. (FAA ID: 7L9)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the south southeast of Spring Bayou Landing.

Jonesville Airport (FAA ID: L32)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the north northeast of Spring Bayou Landing.

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]

Monroe Rgnl.   (MLU/KMLU)    [Map]

Website for Monroe Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Esler Rgnl.   (ESF/KESF)    [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]

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

Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams Field

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]

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]

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

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]

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 Spring Bayou Landing.

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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- Spring Bayou Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Bayou Landing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1413, Longitude: -92.0365     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spring Bayou Landing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Spring Bayou Landing), 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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