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Tallulah, Louisiana

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The location of Tallulah

Introduction ...

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

This page contains seven sections:

Around Tallulah ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Clinton (MS). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the east of Tallulah. Clinton (MS) has a population of 25,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Vicksburg (MS). It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the east of Tallulah and has a population of 22,100 people.

For comparison, Tallulah has a population of 6,800 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 drove.<2>

Community   2018
Eudora (AR)   [Map]   1,965   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Bastrop   [Map]   10,278   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Delhi   [Map]   2,818   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lake Providence   [Map]   3,547   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Newellton   [Map]   1,004   S   23 miles [37 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   1,593   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Rayville   [Map]   3,514   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Saint Joseph   [Map]   999   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Winnsboro   [Map]   4,607   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Wisner   [Map]   913   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Edwards (MS)   [Map]   996   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Fayette (MS)   [Map]   1,480   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Port Gibson (MS)   [Map]   1,348   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Raymond (MS)   [Map]   2,505   E   46 miles [74 km]
Rolling Fork (MS)   [Map]   1,945   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Crowville   [Map]   ---   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Delta   [Map]   257   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dunn   [Map]   ---   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Epps   [Map]   823   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Forest   [Map]   338   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Mound   [Map]   16   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pioneer   [Map]   143   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Richmond   [Map]   555   SE   Less than 2 miles
Sondheimer   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Swampers   [Map]   ---   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Transylvania   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Yucatan Landing   [Map]   ---   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Cary (MS)   [Map]   272   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Chotard (MS)   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Grand Gulf (MS)   [Map]   ---   S   26 miles [41.8 km]

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

Madison Parish ...

Tallulah is located in Madison Parish and is the Parish Seat.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Madison Parish: East Carroll, Franklin, Richland, Tensas & Warren (MS).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tallulah ...

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tallulah ...

Looking for more information about Tallulah? 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 Tallulah, 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 Tallulah.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Tallulah

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 Tallulah ...

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 Tallulah.

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

Large Airports

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT) <4>   [Map]
171 miles [275.2 km] miles to the north northwest of Tallulah.

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]
175 miles [281.6 km] miles to the south southeast of Tallulah.

Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
269 miles [432.9 km] miles to the east northeast of Tallulah.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
49 miles [78.9 km] miles to the west of Tallulah.

Jackson - Evers Intl.  (JAN/KJAN)   [Map]
65 miles [104.6 km] miles to the east of Tallulah.

Greenville Intl.    [Map]
75 miles [120.7 km] miles to the north of Tallulah.

Mid Delta Rgnl.  (GLH/KGLH)   [Map]
75 miles [120.7 km] miles to the north of Tallulah.

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
109 miles [175.4 km] miles to the southwest of Tallulah.

South Arkansas Rgnl. (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
109 miles [175.4 km] miles to the west northwest of Tallulah.

General Aviation Airports

Vicksburg Tallulah Rgnl. (ICAO: KTVR)   [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the east southeast of Tallulah.

Delhi Muni. (FAA ID: 0M9)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the west of Tallulah.

Vicksburg Muni. (VKS/KVKS)   [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the southeast of Tallulah.

Byerley Airport (FAA ID: 0M8)   [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the north of Tallulah.

Kelly Airport (FAA ID: 9M6)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the north northwest of Tallulah.

Winnsboro Muni. (FAA ID: F89)   [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the west southwest of Tallulah.

John H. Hooks Jr. Meml. (FAA ID: M79)   [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the west of Tallulah.

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]

New Orleans Intl.   (MSY/KMSY)    [Map]

Website for Louis Armstrong - New Orleans International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Vicksburg Tallulah Rgnl.   (ICAO: KTVR)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Vicksburg Muni.   (VKS/KVKS)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Morehouse Meml.   (ICAO: KBQP)    [Map]

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]

Natchez - Adams Co. Airport   (HEZ/KHEZ)    [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]

Monroe Rgnl.   (MLU/KMLU)    [Map]

Website for Monroe Regional Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Jackson - Evers Intl.   (JAN/KJAN)    [Map]

Website for Jackson - Evers International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Mid Delta Rgnl.   (GLH/KGLH)    [Map]

Website for Mid Delta 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]

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Madison Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Tallulah.

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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- Tallulah) 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 Tallulah. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tallulah

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tallulah. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4067, Longitude: -91.1917     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tallulah have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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