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Belle Chasse, Louisiana

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The location of Belle Chasse

Welcome to Belle Chasse ...

Belle Chasse is located in Plaquemines Parish.

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

Belle Chasse is near sea level<2>.

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

Belle Chasse lies within the (504) area code.

The ZIP code for Belle Chasse: 70037<3>

Communities near Belle Chasse ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Orleans   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Belle Chasse

Located in Orleans Parish

Kenner   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Belle Chasse

Located in Jefferson Parish

Gretna   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Belle Chasse

Located in Jefferson Parish

Harahan   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Belle Chasse

Located in Jefferson Parish

Westwego   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Belle Chasse

Located in Jefferson Parish

Jean Lafitte   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Belle Chasse

Located in Jefferson Parish

Terrytown   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Belle Chasse

Located in Jefferson Parish

Meraux   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Belle Chasse

Located in Saint Bernard Parish

Woodmere   [Map]

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

Located in Jefferson Parish

Arabi   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Belle Chasse

Located in Saint Bernard Parish

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

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 Belle Chasse. 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 Belle Chasse. 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 Belle Chasse.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belle Chasse ...

Looking for more information about Belle Chasse? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Belle Chasse, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Belle Chasse.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Belle Chasse - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Belle Chasse). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Belle Chasse or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Belle Chasse) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Belle Chasse. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Belle Chasse

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belle Chasse. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.8549, Longitude: -89.9906     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Belle Chasse have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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