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The location of China













Welcome to China ...

China is located in Jefferson Davis Parish.

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

China is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for China: (337)

Communities near China ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Eunice   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the East (E) of China

Located in Saint Landry Parish

Jennings   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of China

Welsh   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of China

Kinder   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of China

Located in Allen Parish

Basile   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of China

Located in Evangeline Parish

Oberlin   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of China

Located in Allen Parish

Iota   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of China

Located in Acadia Parish

Elton   [Map]

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

Mermentau   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of China

Located in Acadia Parish

Fenton   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of China

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

Communities Also Named China ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named China: This one is located in Jefferson Davis Parish and the other is located in Calcasieu Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 8 communities that are also named China - they are located in Alabama, Indiana, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, New York and Texas.

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

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 China. 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 China. 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 China.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for China ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Jefferson Davis Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for China. 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 China - 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 '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- China) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in China. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4019, Longitude: -92.7057     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for China have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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