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The location of Baskinton













Welcome to Baskinton ...

Baskinton is located in Franklin Parish.

The location of Baskinton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Baskinton is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Baskinton: (318)

Communities near Baskinton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Winnsboro   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the South (S) of Baskinton

Rayville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Baskinton

Located in Richland Parish

Delhi   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Baskinton

Located in Richland Parish

Mangham   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Baskinton

Located in Richland Parish

Gilbert   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Baskinton

Baskin   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Baskinton

Archibald   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Baskinton

Located in Richland Parish

Crowville   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Baskinton

Swampers   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Baskinton

Dunn   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Baskinton

Located in Richland Parish

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Baskinton.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Baskinton. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Baskinton. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Baskinton.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Baskinton:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Baskinton ...

Looking for more information about Baskinton? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Baskinton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Baskinton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Baskinton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3113, Longitude: -91.6807     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Baskinton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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