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The location of Spring Shadows









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Spring Shadows.

This page contains six sections:

Around Spring Shadows ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Houston. It is located about 12 miles [19 km] to the east of Spring Shadows. Houston has a population of 2,326,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Pasadena. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the southeast of Spring Shadows and has a population of 153,000 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Spring Shadows.<2>

Ashford Village     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the southwest of Spring Shadows.

Bear Creek Village     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the west of Spring Shadows.

Bunker Hill Village     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the south of Spring Shadows.

Candlelight Oaks Village     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the east of Spring Shadows.

Concord Bridge     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the northwest of Spring Shadows.

Hedwig Village     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the southeast of Spring Shadows.

Hilshire Village     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the southeast of Spring Shadows.

Hudson     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the northeast of Spring Shadows.

Hunters Creek Village     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the southeast of Spring Shadows.

Jersey Village     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the north of Spring Shadows.

Parkway Villages     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southwest of Spring Shadows.

Pine Forest Village     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the west of Spring Shadows.

Piney Point Village     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the southeast of Spring Shadows.

City of Spring Valley Village     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the southeast of Spring Shadows.

Spring Valley     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the southeast of Spring Shadows.

For more communities neighboring Spring Shadows, please visit our County-by-County Page for Spring Shadows.

Harris County ...

Spring Shadows is located in Harris County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Harris County: Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Liberty, Montgomery & Waller.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Spring Shadows ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Spring Shadows. 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 Spring Shadows. 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 Texas

Texas Tourism

Parks for Texas

Fishing in Texas

Hunting in Texas

TripAdvisor Link for:

Texas Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Texas

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Texas

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Texas

Airports Near Spring Shadows ...

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 Spring Shadows.

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

Large Airports

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH) <4>   [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the Northeast of Spring Shadows.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the Southeast of Spring Shadows.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Ellington Fld.  (ICAO: KEFD)   [Map]
27 miles [43.5 km] miles to the East Southeast of Spring Shadows.

Scholes Intl.  (GLS/KGLS)   [Map]
56 miles [90.1 km] miles to the Southeast of Spring Shadows.

General Aviation Airports

West Houston Airport (ICAO: KIWS)   [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the West of Spring Shadows.

Horn - Katy Hawk Intl.   [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the West Southwest of Spring Shadows.

Sugar Land Muni./Hull Fld.  (ICAO: KSGR)   [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the South Southwest of Spring Shadows.

David Wayne Hooks Meml.  (ICAO: KDWH)   [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the North of Spring Shadows.

Houston - Southwest Airport  (ICAO: KAXH)   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the South of Spring Shadows.

Pearland Rgnl. (ICAO: KLVJ)   [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the Southeast of Spring Shadows.

La Porte Muni. (FAA ID: T41)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the East Southeast of Spring Shadows.

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 Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: IAHICAO: KIAH

Website for George Bush Intercontinental Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


William P. Hobby Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HOUICAO: KHOU

Website for William P. Hobby Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Sugar Land Municipal/Hull Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KSGR

Website for Sugar Land Municipal/Hull Field

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KDWH

Website for David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Houston - Southwest Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KAXH

Website for Houston - Southwest Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Pearland Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KLVJ

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Lone Star Executive Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KCXO

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Brazoria County Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: LJNICAO: KLBX

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Austin - Bergstrom International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: AUSICAO: KAUS

Website for Austin - Bergstrom International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Wharton Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KARM

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Chambers County Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KT00

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Killeen - Fort Hood Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: GRKICAO: KGRK

Website for Killeen - Fort Hood Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


San Antonio International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SATICAO: KSAT

Website for San Antonio International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Dallas Love Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DALICAO: KDAL

Website for Dallas Love Field

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Ellington Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KEFD

Website for Ellington Field

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Scholes International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: GLSICAO: KGLS

Website for Scholes International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Victoria Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: VCTICAO: KVCT

Website for Victoria Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


West Houston Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KIWS

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harris County: www.co.harris.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Shadows. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.8250, Longitude: -95.5522     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spring Shadows have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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