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Addis, Louisiana

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The location of Addis

Welcome to Addis ...

The town of Addis is located in West Baton Rouge Parish.

The location of Addis has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Addis has a population of 5,227 people<2> (see below for details).

Addis is near sea level<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Addis: (225)

The ZIP code for Addis: 70710<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Addis had a population of 3,593 people (which is 15.1% of the total population of West Baton Rouge Parish). This makes Addis the parish's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Addis represents 0.08% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 83rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,593 people, the population of Addis increased 60.55% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,238 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Addis had an population of 5,227 people. This is an increase of 45.48% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 133.56% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Addis.

Communities near Addis ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Addis and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Baker   [Map]   13,537   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Baton Rouge   [Map]   225,374   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Central   [Map]   28,984   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Grosse Tete   [Map]   638   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Maringouin   [Map]   1,030   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Plaquemine   [Map]   6,715   S   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Addis.

Communities Also Named Addis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Addis - it's located in Michigan.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Addis. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Addis. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Addis.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Addis:

Websites for Addis ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Addis ...

Looking for more information about Addis? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Addis, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Addis.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About West Baton Rouge Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Addis:

The official website for West Baton Rouge Parish:

The official website for State of Louisiana:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Addis.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Addis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Addis). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Addis or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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- Addis) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Addis. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Addis

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Addis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3607, Longitude: -91.2641     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Addis have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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