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The location of Cross Roads













Welcome to Cross Roads ...

Cross Roads is located in Red River Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Cross Roads: Cross Rds.

Cross Roads is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Cross Roads is within the boundaries of the (318) area code.

Communities near Cross Roads ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Coushatta   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the South (S) of Cross Roads

Ringgold   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Cross Roads

Located in Bienville Parish

Martin   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Cross Roads

Hall Summit   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Cross Roads

Ashland   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Cross Roads

Located in Natchitoches Parish

Castor   [Map]

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

Located in Bienville Parish

Edgefield   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Cross Roads

Jamestown   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Cross Roads

Located in Bienville Parish

Halfway   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of Cross Roads

Abington   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Cross Roads

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

Communities Also Named Cross Roads ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 57 communities that are also named Cross Roads - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (10), California, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi (3), Missouri (5), New Brunswick (2), New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (7), Texas (9) and Virginia (4).

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

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 Cross Roads. 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 Cross Roads. 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 Cross Roads.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cross Roads ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Red River Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cross Roads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1835, Longitude: -93.3899     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cross Roads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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