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Welcome to Aycock ...

Aycock is located in Claiborne Parish<1>.

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

Aycock is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Aycock: (318)

Communities Also Named Aycock ...

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

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

Communities near Aycock ...

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

  • Grambling
  • Homer
  • Arcadia
  • Bernice
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bernice
    • Bernice lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Aycock.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,590 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bernice have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bernice
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bernice<5>
  • Dubach
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dubach
    • Dubach lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Aycock.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 900 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dubach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dubach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dubach<5>
  • Gibsland
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gibsland
    • Gibsland lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Aycock.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 858 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gibsland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibsland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibsland<5>
  • Simsboro
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Simsboro
    • Simsboro lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Aycock.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 832 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Simsboro<5>
  • Vienna
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vienna
    • Vienna lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Aycock.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 365 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vienna
  • Athens
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Aycock.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 265 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<5>
  • Lisbon
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lisbon
    • Lisbon lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Aycock.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 169 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lisbon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lisbon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lisbon<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 Aycock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aycock.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aycock ...

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

Adding Aycock to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Aycock in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

The earliest source that we've referenced which mentioned Aycock was the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Aycock on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Louisiana (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Aycock.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aycock. 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 Claiborne, 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 Aycock - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aycock) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aycock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7082, Longitude: -92.9177       In this case, the coordinates for Aycock 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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