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The location of Belle River













Welcome to Belle River ...

Belle River is located in Assumption Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Belle River: Belle Riv.

Belle River is near sea level<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Belle River: (985)

Communities near Belle River ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Morgan City   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South (S) of Belle River

Located in Saint Mary Parish

Donaldsonville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Belle River

Located in Ascension Parish

Franklin   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Belle River

Located in Saint Mary Parish

Patterson   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Belle River

Located in Saint Mary Parish

Berwick   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Belle River

Located in Saint Mary Parish

White Castle   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Belle River

Located in Iberville Parish

Napoleonville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Belle River

Pierre Part   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Belle River

Attakapas Canal   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Belle River

Attakapas Landing   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Belle River

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

Communities Also Named Belle River ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Belle River - they are located in Michigan, Minnesota, Ontario and Prince Edward Island.

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

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 River. 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 River. 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 River.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belle River ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Assumption Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Belle River. 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 Belle River - 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' (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- Belle River) 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 River. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Belle River

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belle River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.8880, Longitude: -91.2065     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Belle River have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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