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Springhill, Louisiana
(Webster Parish)

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The location of Springhill

Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Springhill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Shreveport. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the southwest of Springhill. Shreveport has a population of 189,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bossier City. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the south of Springhill and has a population of 68,200 people.

For comparison, Springhill has a population of 4,800 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Springhill and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
El Dorado (AR)   [Map]   17,932   E   48 miles [77.2 km]
Hope (AR)   [Map]   9,715   N   46 miles [74 km]
Magnolia (AR)   [Map]   11,477   NE   23 miles [37 km]
Texarkana (AR)   [Map]   29,972   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Arcadia   [Map]   2,724   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Blanchard   [Map]   3,119   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Greenwood   [Map]   3,151   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Haughton   [Map]   3,382   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Homer   [Map]   2,856   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Minden   [Map]   12,100   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Vivian   [Map]   3,531   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Atlanta (TX)   [Map]   5,515   W   41 miles [66 km]
Nash (TX)   [Map]   3,681   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Texarkana (TX)   [Map]   37,295   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Wake Village (TX)   [Map]   5,425   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2018
Bradley (AR)   [Map]   528   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Emerson (AR)   [Map]   340   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gin City (AR)   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Macedonia (AR)   [Map]   ---   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
McKamie (AR)   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Philadelphia (AR)   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Taylor (AR)   [Map]   518   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Walnut Hill (AR)   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cotton Valley   [Map]   938   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cullen   [Map]   1,079   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Dykesville   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Haynesville   [Map]   2,078   E   18 miles [29 km]
Plain Dealing   [Map]   948   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Sarepta   [Map]   834   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Shongaloo   [Map]   172   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Webster Parish ...

Springhill is located in Webster Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Webster Parish: Columbia (AR), Lafayette (AR), Bienville, Bossier & Claiborne.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Springhill ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Springhill ...

Looking for more information about Springhill? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Springhill, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Springhill.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Louisiana Statewide Tourism
    Springhill Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Springhill

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 Springhill ...

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 Springhill.

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

Large Airports

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT) <4>   [Map]
138 miles [222.1 km] miles to the north northeast of Springhill.

Dallas Love Fld.  (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
196 miles [315.4 km] miles to the west of Springhill.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.  (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
207 miles [333.1 km] miles to the west of Springhill.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]
207 miles [333.1 km] miles to the west of Springhill.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
235 miles [378.2 km] miles to the south southwest of Springhill.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
255 miles [410.4 km] miles to the south southwest of Springhill.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

South Arkansas Rgnl. (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
40 miles [64.4 km] miles to the east northeast of Springhill.

Shreveport Rgnl.  (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]
43 miles [69.2 km] miles to the south southwest of Springhill.

Texarkana Rgnl.  (TXK/KTXK)   [Map]
43 miles [69.2 km] miles to the northwest of Springhill.

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
89 miles [143.2 km] miles to the east southeast of Springhill.

General Aviation Airports

Springhill Airport (FAA ID: SPH)   [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the east southeast of Springhill.

Magnolia Muni. (FAA ID: AGO)   [Map]
21 miles [33.8 km] miles to the northeast of Springhill.

Minden - Webster Airport (FAA ID: F24)   [Map]
26 miles [41.8 km] miles to the south southeast of Springhill.

Homer Muni. (FAA ID: 5F4)   [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the east southeast of Springhill.

Vivian Airport (FAA ID: 3F4)   [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the west southwest of Springhill.

Shreveport Downtown Airport (ICAO: KDTN)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the south southwest of Springhill.

Stephens - Ouachita Co. Airport   [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the northeast of Springhill.

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]

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

Website for Dallas Love Field

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]

Harrell Fld.   (ICAO: KCDH)    [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]

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

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]

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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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Springhill. 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 Springhill.

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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- Springhill) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Springhill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Springhill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Springhill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0020, Longitude: -93.4613     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Springhill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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