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Tugwell, Louisiana

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The location of Tugwell

Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Tugwell ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Monroe. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the southeast of Tugwell. Monroe has a population of 47,900 people.<1>

The next largest community is Ruston. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the southwest of Tugwell and has a population of 22,100 people.

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

Community   2018
Crossett (AR)   [Map]   4,913   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
El Dorado (AR)   [Map]   17,932   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Hamburg (AR)   [Map]   2,662   NE   41 miles [66 km]
Smackover (AR)   [Map]   1,698   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Arcadia   [Map]   2,724   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Bastrop   [Map]   10,278   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Farmerville   [Map]   3,747   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grambling   [Map]   5,168   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Haynesville   [Map]   2,078   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Homer   [Map]   2,856   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Jonesboro   [Map]   4,533   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Rayville   [Map]   3,514   SE   46 miles [74 km]
Richwood   [Map]   3,378   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Sterlington   [Map]   2,724   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
West Monroe   [Map]   12,431   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2018
Bolding (AR)   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Felsenthal (AR)   [Map]   142   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Huttig (AR)   [Map]   538   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Junction City (AR)   [Map]   534   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Strong (AR)   [Map]   514   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Urbana (AR)   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bernice   [Map]   1,620   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Downsville   [Map]   137   S   18 miles [29 km]
Dubach   [Map]   932   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Haile   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hico   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Lillie   [Map]   114   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Marion   [Map]   744   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Spearsville   [Map]   134   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wilhite   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Union Parish ...

Tugwell is located in Union Parish.

The following parishes adjoin and form the boundaries of Union Parish: Ashley (AR), Union (AR), Claiborne, Lincoln, Morehouse & Ouachita.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Tugwell ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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 Tugwell.

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

Large Airports

Little Rock National Airport  (LIT/KLIT) <4>   [Map]
127 miles [204.4 km] miles to the north of Tugwell.

New Orleans Intl.  (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]
235 miles [378.2 km] miles to the south southeast of Tugwell.

Dallas Love Fld.  (DAL/KDAL)   [Map]
259 miles [416.8 km] miles to the west of Tugwell.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
265 miles [426.5 km] miles to the southwest of Tugwell.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.  (DFW/KDFW)   [Map]
269 miles [432.9 km] miles to the west of Tugwell.

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.    [Map]
270 miles [434.5 km] miles to the west of Tugwell.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Monroe Rgnl.  (MLU/KMLU)   [Map]
32 miles [51.5 km] miles to the southeast of Tugwell.

South Arkansas Rgnl. (ELD/KELD)   [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the northwest of Tugwell.

General Aviation Airports

Union Parish Airport (FAA ID: F87)   [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the south southeast of Tugwell.

Ruston Rgnl. (ICAO: KRSN)   [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the south southwest of Tugwell.

Morehouse Meml. (ICAO: KBQP)   [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the east southeast of Tugwell.

Crossett Muni.   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the northeast of Tugwell.

Z. M. Jack Stell Fld. (FAA ID: CRT)   [Map]
35 miles [56.3 km] miles to the northeast of Tugwell.

Homer Muni. (FAA ID: 5F4)   [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the west of Tugwell.

Hampton Muni. (FAA ID: 0R6)   [Map]
44 miles [70.8 km] miles to the north of Tugwell.

John H. Hooks Jr. Meml. (FAA ID: M79)   [Map]
45 miles [72.4 km] miles to the southeast of Tugwell.

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]

Mid Delta Rgnl.   (GLH/KGLH)    [Map]

Website for Mid Delta 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]

Alexandria Intl.   (ICAO: KAEX)    [Map]

Website for Alexandria International Airport

Detailed airport information from:

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

Ruston Rgnl.   (ICAO: KRSN)    [Map]

Detailed airport information from:

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

Morehouse Meml.   (ICAO: KBQP)    [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]

Harrell Fld.   (ICAO: KCDH)    [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]

Dallas / Fort Worth Intl.   (DFW/KDFW)    [Map]

Website for Dallas / Fort Worth 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]

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]

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Louisiana

About Union Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tugwell) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tugwell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8887, Longitude: -92.3818     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tugwell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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