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Talisheek, Louisiana

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The location of Talisheek

Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Talisheek ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is New Orleans. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the south of Talisheek. New Orleans has a population of 391,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Gulfport (MS). It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the east of Talisheek and has a population of 71,900 people.

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

Community   2018
Bogalusa   [Map]   11,738   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Covington   [Map]   10,463   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gretna   [Map]   17,730   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Hammond   [Map]   20,786   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Harahan   [Map]   9,294   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Kenner   [Map]   66,657   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Mandeville   [Map]   12,288   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Ponchatoula   [Map]   7,371   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Slidell   [Map]   27,711   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Westwego   [Map]   8,428   S   46 miles [74 km]
Bay Saint Louis (MS)   [Map]   13,515   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Diamondhead (MS)   [Map]   ---   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Long Beach (MS)   [Map]   15,824   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Picayune (MS)   [Map]   11,008   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Waveland (MS)   [Map]   6,322   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2018
Abita Springs   [Map]   2,584   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bon Village   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Browns Village   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bush   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Enon   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Hickory   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Huntwyck Village   [Map]   ---   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lacombe   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lake Shore Village   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lake Village   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Northwood Village   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Pearl River   [Map]   2,606   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saint Benedict   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sun   [Map]   497   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Tanglewood Village   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Saint Tammany Parish ...

Talisheek is located in Saint Tammany Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Saint Tammany Parish: Jefferson, Orleans, Tangipahoa, Washington, Hancock (MS) & Pearl River (MS). Lake Pontchartrain lies to the south.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Talisheek ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Talisheek ...

Looking for more information about Talisheek? 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 Talisheek, 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 Talisheek.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Talisheek

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 Talisheek ...

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 Talisheek.

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

Large Airports

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY) <4>   [Map]
43 miles [69.2 km] miles to the south southwest of Talisheek.

Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
277 miles [445.8 km] miles to the northeast of Talisheek.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

New Orleans Intl.    [Map]
43 miles [69.2 km] miles to the south southwest of Talisheek.

Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.  (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]
48 miles [77.2 km] miles to the east of Talisheek.

Hattiesburg Muni.  (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
62 miles [99.8 km] miles to the northeast of Talisheek.

Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.  (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
71 miles [114.3 km] miles to the north northeast of Talisheek.

Baton Rouge Metro Airport  (BTR/KBTR)   [Map]
75 miles [120.7 km] miles to the west of Talisheek.

Houma - Terrebonne Airport  (ICAO: KHUM)   [Map]
81 miles [130.4 km] miles to the southwest of Talisheek.

Mobile Rgnl.  (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
97 miles [156.1 km] miles to the east of Talisheek.

General Aviation Airports

St. Tammany Rgnl. (FAA ID: L31)   [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the southwest of Talisheek.

Slidell Airport (ICAO: KASD)   [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the south southeast of Talisheek.

Picayune Muni. (FAA ID: MJD)   [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the east southeast of Talisheek.

George R. Carr Meml. Air Fld. (FAA ID: BXA)   [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the north of Talisheek.

Stennis Intl. (ICAO: KHSA)   [Map]
27 miles [43.5 km] miles to the east southeast of Talisheek.

Poplarville Airport (FAA ID: M13)   [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the northeast of Talisheek.

Hammond Muni.   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the west of Talisheek.

Hammond Northshore Rgnl. (ICAO: KHDC)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the west of Talisheek.

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]

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)    [Map]

Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Slidell Airport   (ICAO: KASD)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Stennis Intl.   (ICAO: KHSA)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Hammond Northshore Rgnl.   (ICAO: KHDC)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Lakefront Airport   (NEW/KNEW)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.   (GPT/KGPT)    [Map]

Website for Gulfport - Biloxi International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)    [Map]

Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)    [Map]

Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel 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]

Houma - Terrebonne Airport   (ICAO: KHUM)    [Map]

Website for Houma - Terrebonne Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)    [Map]

Website for Mobile Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Louisiana

About Saint Tammany Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Tammany 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 Talisheek.

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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- Talisheek) 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 Talisheek. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Talisheek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Talisheek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5327, Longitude: -89.8767     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Talisheek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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