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Welcome to Azucena ...

Azucena is located in Tensas Parish<1>.

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

Azucena is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Azucena lies within the (318) area code.

Communities near Azucena ...

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

  • Natchez [Adams County]
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    • Natchez [Adams County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Azucena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,615 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Natchez<5>
  • Vidalia [Concordia Parish]
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    • Vidalia [Concordia Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Azucena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,815 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vidalia<5>
  • Ferriday [Concordia Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ferriday have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferriday
    • Ferriday [Concordia Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Azucena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,204 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ferriday<5>
  • Saint Joseph [Tensas Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Joseph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Joseph
    • Saint Joseph [Tensas Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Azucena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 973 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joseph<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wisner [Franklin Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wisner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wisner
      • Wisner [Franklin Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Azucena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 900 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wisner<5>
    • Clayton [Concordia Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
      • Clayton [Concordia Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Azucena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 640 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<5>
    • Ridgecrest [Concordia Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgecrest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgecrest
      • Ridgecrest [Concordia Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Azucena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 603 people
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    • Waterproof [Tensas Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterproof have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterproof
      • Waterproof [Tensas Parish] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Azucena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 555 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterproof<5>
    • Sicily Island [Catahoula Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sicily Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sicily Island
      • Sicily Island [Catahoula Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Azucena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 465 people
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    • West Ferriday [Concordia Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Ferriday have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Ferriday
      • West Ferriday [Concordia Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Azucena
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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 Azucena. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Azucena.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Azucena ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Louisiana

About Tensas Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Azucena. 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 Tensas, 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 Azucena - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Azucena) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Azucena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7779, Longitude: -91.4379       In this case, the coordinates for Azucena 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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