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Sugrue, Louisiana

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The location of Sugrue

Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Sugrue ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Alexandria. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the northeast of Sugrue. Alexandria has a population of 46,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Pineville. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northeast of Sugrue and has a population of 14,300 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 Sugrue and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
Ball   [Map]   3,978   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Bunkie   [Map]   3,939   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
DeQuincy   [Map]   3,076   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
DeRidder   [Map]   10,750   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Eunice   [Map]   9,989   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Iowa   [Map]   3,231   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Kinder   [Map]   2,397   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Leesville   [Map]   5,713   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Mamou   [Map]   3,163   SE   43 miles [69.2 km]
Many   [Map]   2,720   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
New Llano   [Map]   2,267   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Oakdale   [Map]   7,596   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Ville Platte   [Map]   7,071   E   49 miles [78.9 km]
Westlake   [Map]   ---   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Newton (TX)   [Map]   2,359   W   42 miles [67.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Billy Goat Hill   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cole Central   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cravens   [Map]   ---   NE   Less than 2 miles
Dido   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Elizabeth   [Map]   537   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fort Polk North   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fort Polk   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fullerton   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Grant   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ikes   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pickering   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pinewood   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pitkin   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rosepine   [Map]   1,571   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sugartown   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Vernon Parish ...

Sugrue is located in Vernon Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Vernon Parish: Allen, Beauregard, Natchitoches, Rapides, Sabine & Newton (TX).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Sugrue ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Sugrue.

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

Large Airports

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH) <4>   [Map]
152 miles [244.6 km] miles to the west southwest of Sugrue.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
161 miles [259.1 km] miles to the west southwest of Sugrue.

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]
178 miles [286.5 km] miles to the east southeast of Sugrue.

Dallas Love Fld.  (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
258 miles [415.2 km] miles to the west northwest of Sugrue.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
38 miles [61.2 km] miles to the northeast of Sugrue.

Chennault Intl.  (ICAO: KCWF)   [Map]
52 miles [83.7 km] miles to the south of Sugrue.

Lake Charles Rgnl.  (LCH/KLCH)   [Map]
58 miles [93.3 km] miles to the south of Sugrue.

Lafayette Rgnl.  (LFT/KLFT)   [Map]
81 miles [130.4 km] miles to the southeast of Sugrue.

Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml. (ICAO: K0R3)   [Map]
88 miles [141.6 km] miles to the southeast of Sugrue.

Acadiana Rgnl.  (ICAO: KARA)   [Map]
94 miles [151.3 km] miles to the southeast of Sugrue.

General Aviation Airports

Beauregard Rgnl. (ICAO: KDRI)   [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the west southwest of Sugrue.

Oakdale Muni.   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the east southeast of Sugrue.

Leesville Airport (FAA ID: L39)   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the northwest of Sugrue.

Allen Parish Airport (ICAO: KACP)   [Map]
25 miles [40.2 km] miles to the southeast of Sugrue.

Mamou Muni.   [Map]
41 miles [66 km] miles to the east southeast of Sugrue.

Newton Muni. (FAA ID: 61R)   [Map]
41 miles [66 km] miles to the west of Sugrue.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

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]

Lafayette Rgnl.   (LFT/KLFT)    [Map]

Website for Lafayette 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]

Acadiana Rgnl.   (ICAO: KARA)    [Map]

Website for Acadiana 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]

Beauregard Rgnl.   (ICAO: KDRI)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Allen Parish Airport   (ICAO: KACP)    [Map]

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]

Esler Rgnl.   (ESF/KESF)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Natchitoches Rgnl.   (ICAO: KIER)    [Map]

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]

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

Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams 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]

Alexandria Intl.   (ICAO: KAEX)    [Map]

Website for Alexandria International Airport

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]

Lake Charles Rgnl.   (LCH/KLCH)    [Map]

Website for Lake Charles Regional Airport

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 Sugrue.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Sugrue) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sugrue. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9621, Longitude: -93.0443     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sugrue have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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