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(Iberville Parish)

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Welcome to Augusta ...

Augusta is located in Iberville Parish<1>.

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

When the people of Augusta refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Augustan<3>

Augusta is near sea level<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Augusta: (225)

Communities Also Named Augusta ...

While we believe that this Augusta is located in Iberville Parish, we know of another 2 Louisiana communities named Augusta. Those communities are located in the following parishes: Plaquemines and Saint Landry Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 29 communities that are also named Augusta - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, South Dakota, Texas, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Augusta ...

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

  • Baton Rouge [East Baton Rouge Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baton Rouge
    • Baton Rouge [East Baton Rouge Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Augusta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 220,236 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baton Rouge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baton Rouge<6>
  • Gonzales [Ascension Parish]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Gonzales
    • Gonzales [Ascension Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Augusta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gonzales
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gonzales<6>
  • Donaldsonville [Ascension Parish]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Donaldsonville
    • Donaldsonville [Ascension Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Augusta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,441 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donaldsonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donaldsonville<6>
  • Saint Gabriel [Iberville Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Gabriel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Gabriel
    • Saint Gabriel [Iberville Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Augusta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,460 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Gabriel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Gabriel<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Plaquemine [Iberville Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plaquemine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plaquemine
      • Plaquemine [Iberville Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Augusta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,539 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plaquemine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plaquemine<6>
    • Addis [West Baton Rouge Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Addis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Addis
      • Addis [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Augusta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,221 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Addis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Addis<6>
    • Port Allen [West Baton Rouge Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Allen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Allen
      • Port Allen [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Augusta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,743 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Allen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Allen<6>
    • Brusly [West Baton Rouge Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brusly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brusly
      • Brusly [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Augusta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,617 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brusly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brusly<6>
    • White Castle [Iberville Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Castle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Castle
      • White Castle [Iberville Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Augusta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,691 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Castle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Castle<6>
    • Carville [Iberville Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carville
      • Carville [Iberville Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Augusta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Augusta ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Iberville Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Iberville Parish: www.parish.iberville.la.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Iberville, 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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Augusta refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Augusta may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Augusta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Augusta) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Augusta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.1899, Longitude: -91.2154       In this case, the coordinates for Augusta have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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