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Welcome to Arceneaux ...

Arceneaux is located in Acadia Parish<1>.

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

Arceneaux is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Arceneaux is within the boundaries of the (337) area code.

Communities near Arceneaux ...

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

  • Lafayette [Lafayette Parish]
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    • Lafayette [Lafayette Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Arceneaux
    • Estimated population in 2019: 126,185 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lafayette<5>
  • Opelousas [Saint Landry Parish]
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    • Opelousas [Saint Landry Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Arceneaux
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,911 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opelousas<5>
  • Youngsville [Lafayette Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Youngsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Youngsville
    • Youngsville [Lafayette Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Arceneaux
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,704 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Youngsville<5>
  • Broussard [Lafayette Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broussard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broussard
    • Broussard [Lafayette Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Arceneaux
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,700 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broussard<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Crowley [Acadia Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crowley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crowley
      • Crowley [Acadia Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Arceneaux
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,588 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crowley<5>
    • Eunice [Saint Landry Parish]
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      • Eunice [Saint Landry Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Arceneaux
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,814 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eunice<5>
    • Carencro [Lafayette Parish]
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      • Carencro [Lafayette Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Arceneaux
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,449 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carencro<5>
    • Scott [Lafayette Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scott
      • Scott [Lafayette Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Arceneaux
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,675 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scott<5>
    • Breaux Bridge [Saint Martin Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Breaux Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Breaux Bridge
      • Breaux Bridge [Saint Martin Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Arceneaux
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,148 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Breaux Bridge<5>
    • Rayne [Acadia Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rayne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rayne
      • Rayne [Acadia Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Arceneaux
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,992 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rayne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rayne<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 Arceneaux. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arceneaux.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arceneaux ...

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

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About Acadia Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arceneaux. 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 Acadia, 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 Arceneaux - 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- Arceneaux) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arceneaux. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.2905, Longitude: -92.2282       In this case, the coordinates for Arceneaux 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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