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Welcome to Acy ...

Acy is located in Ascension Parish<1>.

The location of Acy has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Acy is near sea level<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Acy: (225)

Adding Acy to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Acy in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Acy was on a map titled Map of Louisiana (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Acy on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Acy ...

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

  • Gonzales [Ascension Parish]
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    • Gonzales [Ascension Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Acy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,957 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gonzales have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gonzales
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gonzales<5>
  • Donaldsonville [Ascension Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donaldsonville
    • Donaldsonville [Ascension Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Acy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,441 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Donaldsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donaldsonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donaldsonville<5>
  • Saint Gabriel [Iberville Parish]
  • Walker [Livingston Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walker
    • Walker [Livingston Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Acy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,248 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walker
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gramercy [Saint James Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gramercy
      • Gramercy [Saint James Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Acy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,281 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gramercy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gramercy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gramercy<5>
    • Lutcher [Saint James Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lutcher
      • Lutcher [Saint James Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Acy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,183 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lutcher
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lutcher<5>
    • Livingston [Livingston Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Livingston
      • Livingston [Livingston Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Acy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,974 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livingston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livingston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livingston<5>
    • Sorrento [Ascension Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sorrento
      • Sorrento [Ascension Parish] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Acy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,704 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sorrento have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sorrento
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sorrento<5>
    • Killian [Livingston Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Killian
      • Killian [Livingston Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Acy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,322 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killian have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Killian
    • French Settlement [Livingston Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for French Settlement
      • French Settlement [Livingston Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Acy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for French Settlement have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on French Settlement
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for French Settlement<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 Acy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acy.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acy. 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 Acy.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acy ...

Looking for more information about Acy? 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 Acy, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Acy.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Ascension Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ascension Parish: www.ascensionparish.net/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Ascension, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acy) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.2188, Longitude: -90.8204       In this case, the coordinates for Acy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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