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Carroll, Louisiana
(Union Parish)

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The location of Carroll

Welcome to Carroll ...

So far, we have found very little information about Carroll. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Carroll to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Carroll, please Contact Us.

Carroll would have been located within present day Union Parish.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Carroll is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Carroll was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Carroll once stood is in the (318) area code.

Communities near Carroll ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Farmerville   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Carroll

Bernice   [Map]

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

Dubach   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Carroll

Located in Lincoln Parish

Marion   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Carroll

Junction City   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Carroll

Located in Claiborne Parish

Junction City   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Carroll

Located in Union County (AR)

Strong   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Carroll

Located in Union County (AR)

Downsville   [Map]

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

Spearsville   [Map]

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

Lillie   [Map]

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

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

Communities Also Named Carroll ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Carroll: This one is located in Union Parish and the other is located in Red River Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 25 communities that are also named Carroll - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Mississippi, Montana (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.

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

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 Carroll. 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 Carroll. 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 Carroll.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Louisiana:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Carroll, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carroll - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carroll. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8876, Longitude: -92.5051     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Carroll have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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