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The location of Tansey









Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Tansey ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Alexandria. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the south of Tansey. Alexandria has a population of 46,800 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ruston. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the north of Tansey and has a population of 22,100 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 as if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Ball   [Map]   3,978   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Colfax   [Map]   1,492   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Ferriday   [Map]   3,227   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Jena   [Map]   3,373   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Jonesboro   [Map]   4,533   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Jonesville   [Map]   2,031   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Lecompte   [Map]   1,160   S   50 miles [80.5 km]
Natchitoches   [Map]   17,831   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Olla   [Map]   1,353   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pineville   [Map]   14,290   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Richwood   [Map]   3,378   N   46 miles [74 km]
Urania   [Map]   1,295   NE   5 miles [8 km]
West Monroe   [Map]   12,431   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Winnfield   [Map]   4,362   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Winnsboro   [Map]   4,607   NE   45 miles [72.4 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Aimwell   [Map]   ---   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Antonia   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Atlanta   [Map]   149   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bentley   [Map]   ---   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Clarks   [Map]   1,002   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dry Prong   [Map]   435   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Georgetown   [Map]   326   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Joyce   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kelly   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Midway   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Pollock   [Map]   480   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Sikes   [Map]   110   N   18 miles [29 km]
Summerville   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Trout   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Tullos   [Map]   384   E   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

Winn Parish ...

Tansey is located in Winn Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Winn Parish: Bienville, Caldwell, Grant, Jackson, La Salle & Natchitoches.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tansey ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Tansey.

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

Large Airports

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY) <4>   [Map]
178 miles [286.5 km] miles to the southeast of Tansey.

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT)   [Map]
200 miles [321.9 km] miles to the north of Tansey.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
216 miles [347.6 km] miles to the southwest of Tansey.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
228 miles [366.9 km] miles to the southwest of Tansey.

Dallas Love Fld.  (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
270 miles [434.5 km] miles to the west northwest of Tansey.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.  (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
281 miles [452.2 km] miles to the west northwest of Tansey.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]
281 miles [452.2 km] miles to the west northwest of Tansey.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Alexandria Intl.  (ICAO: KAEX)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the south southwest of Tansey.

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
51 miles [82.1 km] miles to the north northeast of Tansey.

Shreveport Rgnl.  (SHV/KSHV)   [Map]
94 miles [151.3 km] miles to the west northwest of Tansey.

South Arkansas Rgnl. (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
99 miles [159.3 km] miles to the north northwest of Tansey.

General Aviation Airports

Jena Airport (FAA ID: 1R1)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the southeast of Tansey.

David G. Joyce Airport (FAA ID: 0R5)   [Map]
18 miles [29 km] miles to the west northwest of Tansey.

Pollock Muni. (FAA ID: L66)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the south of Tansey.

Alexandria Esler Rgnl.   [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the south of Tansey.

Esler Rgnl. (ESF/KESF)   [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the south of Tansey.

Pineville Muni. (FAA ID: 2L0)   [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the south of Tansey.

Jonesboro Airport (FAA ID: F88)   [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the northwest of Tansey.

Jonesville Airport (FAA ID: L32)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the east southeast of Tansey.

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]

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

Website for Little Rock National Airport / Adams Field

Detailed airport information from:

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

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

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]

Esler Rgnl.   (ESF/KESF)    [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]

Natchitoches Rgnl.   (ICAO: KIER)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Ruston Rgnl.   (ICAO: KRSN)    [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]

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

Website for Dallas Love 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]

Monroe Rgnl.   (MLU/KMLU)    [Map]

Website for Monroe 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]

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Louisiana

About Winn Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tansey.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tansey) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tansey. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8266, Longitude: -92.3821     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tansey have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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