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Welcome to Abington ...

Abington is located in Red River Parish<1>.

Abington is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Abington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Abington: (318)

Communities Also Named Abington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Abington - they are located in Connecticut, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abington.

Communities near Abington ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abington.

  • Mansfield [De Soto Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mansfield
    • Mansfield [De Soto Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Abington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,624 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<5>
  • Coushatta [Red River Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coushatta have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coushatta
    • Coushatta [Red River Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Abington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,787 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coushatta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coushatta<5>
  • Ringgold [Bienville Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ringgold have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ringgold
    • Ringgold [Bienville Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Abington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,370 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ringgold
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ringgold<5>
  • Martin [Red River Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martin
    • Martin [Red River Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Abington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 554 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martin
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • South Mansfield [De Soto Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Mansfield
      • South Mansfield [De Soto Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Abington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 357 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Mansfield
    • Hall Summit [Red River Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hall Summit have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hall Summit
      • Hall Summit [Red River Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Abington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 287 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hall Summit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hall Summit<5>
    • Grand Cane [De Soto Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Cane have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Cane
      • Grand Cane [De Soto Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Abington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 240 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Cane
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Cane<5>
    • Edgefield [Red River Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgefield
      • Edgefield [Red River Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Abington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 192 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgefield
    • East Point [Red River Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Point
      • East Point [Red River Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Abington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Point
    • Harmon [Red River Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harmon have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harmon
      • Harmon [Red River Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Abington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harmon<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abington.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abington. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Abington.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abington. See our Newspapers Page for Abington.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abington ...

Looking for more information about Abington? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abington, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Abington.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Red River Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Red River, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Abington) 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 Abington. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Abington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1116, Longitude: -93.4788    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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