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Welcome to Andrew ...

Andrew is located in Vermilion Parish<1>.

Andrew is near sea level<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Andrew: (337)

Communities Also Named Andrew ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Andrew - they are located in Alberta, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Andrew ...

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

  • Lafayette [Lafayette Parish]
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    • Lafayette [Lafayette Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Andrew
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 126,535 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lafayette<4>
  • Youngsville [Lafayette Parish]
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    • Youngsville [Lafayette Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Andrew
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,262 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Youngsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Youngsville<4>
  • Broussard [Lafayette Parish]
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    • Broussard [Lafayette Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Andrew
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,076 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broussard have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broussard<4>
  • Crowley [Acadia Parish]
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    • Crowley [Acadia Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Andrew
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,520 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crowley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crowley<4>
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    • Abbeville [Vermilion Parish]
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      • Abbeville [Vermilion Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Andrew
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,927 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<4>
    • Carencro [Lafayette Parish]
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      • Carencro [Lafayette Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Andrew
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,945 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carencro<4>
    • Scott [Lafayette Parish]
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      • Scott [Lafayette Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Andrew
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,787 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scott have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scott<4>
    • Rayne [Acadia Parish]
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      • Rayne [Acadia Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Andrew
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,983 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rayne<4>
    • Kaplan [Vermilion Parish]
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      • Kaplan [Vermilion Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Andrew
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,345 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kaplan have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kaplan<4>
    • Erath [Vermilion Parish]
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      • Erath [Vermilion Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Andrew
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,030 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Erath have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erath
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erath<4>

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 Andrew. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Andrew.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Andrew ...

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

Adding Andrew to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Andrew 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 Andrew was on a map titled Map of Louisiana (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Louisiana

About Vermilion Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Andrew. 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 Vermilion, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Andrew - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Andrew) 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 Andrew. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AndrewOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andrew. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0846, Longitude: -92.2424    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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