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Welcome to Attakapas Canal ...

Attakapas Canal is located in Assumption Parish<1>.

Attakapas Canal is near sea level<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Attakapas Canal: (985)

Communities near Attakapas Canal ...

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

  • Thibodaux [Lafourche Parish]
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    • Thibodaux [Lafourche Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Attakapas Canal
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,411 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thibodaux have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thibodaux
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thibodaux<5>
  • Morgan City [Saint Mary Parish]
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    • Morgan City [Saint Mary Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Attakapas Canal
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,512 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morgan City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgan City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morgan City<5>
  • Donaldsonville [Ascension Parish]
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    • Donaldsonville [Ascension Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Attakapas Canal
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,638 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Donaldsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donaldsonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donaldsonville<5>
  • Patterson [Saint Mary Parish]
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    • Patterson [Saint Mary Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Attakapas Canal
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,659 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patterson have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Patterson<5>
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    • Berwick [Saint Mary Parish]
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      • Berwick [Saint Mary Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Attakapas Canal
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,324 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berwick have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berwick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berwick<5>
    • White Castle [Iberville Parish]
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      • White Castle [Iberville Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Attakapas Canal
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,640 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Castle have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Castle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Castle<5>
    • Napoleonville [Assumption Parish]
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      • Napoleonville [Assumption Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Attakapas Canal
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 575 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Napoleonville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Napoleonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Napoleonville<5>
    • Brusle Saint Vincent [Assumption Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brusle Saint Vincent
      • Brusle Saint Vincent [Assumption Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Attakapas Canal
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brusle Saint Vincent have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brusle Saint Vincent
    • Enola [Assumption Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enola
      • Enola [Assumption Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Attakapas Canal
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enola have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enola
    • Glenwood [Assumption Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood
      • Glenwood [Assumption Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Attakapas Canal
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Attakapas Canal ...

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

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About Assumption Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Attakapas Canal. 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 Assumption, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Attakapas Canal - 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' (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- Attakapas Canal) 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 Attakapas Canal. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Attakapas CanalOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Attakapas Canal. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.8921, Longitude: -91.0909    
<4>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.
<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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