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(Jefferson Parish)

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Welcome to Crown Point ...

Crown Point is located in Jefferson Parish<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Crown Point: Crown Pt.

Crown Point is near sea level<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Crown Point: (504)

Communities Also Named Crown Point ...

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

Beyond Louisiana, there are 14 communities that are also named Crown Point - they are located in Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oregon and Vermont.

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

Communities near Crown Point ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Crown Point.

  • New Orleans [Orleans Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Orleans
    • New Orleans [Orleans Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Crown Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 389,476 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Orleans
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Orleans<4>
  • Kenner [Jefferson Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenner
    • Kenner [Jefferson Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Crown Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,288 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenner have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenner
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenner<4>
  • Gretna [Jefferson Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gretna
    • Gretna [Jefferson Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Crown Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,615 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gretna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gretna<4>
  • Harahan [Jefferson Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harahan
    • Harahan [Jefferson Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Crown Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,244 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harahan have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harahan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harahan<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Westwego [Jefferson Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westwego
      • Westwego [Jefferson Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Crown Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,297 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westwego have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westwego
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westwego<4>
    • Barataria [Jefferson Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barataria
      • Barataria [Jefferson Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Crown Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barataria have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barataria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barataria<4>
    • Estelle [Jefferson Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Estelle
      • Estelle [Jefferson Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Crown Point
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Estelle
    • Woodmere [Jefferson Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodmere
      • Woodmere [Jefferson Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Crown Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodmere have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodmere
    • Stella [Plaquemines Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stella
      • Stella [Plaquemines Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Crown Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stella have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stella
    • Lafitte [Jefferson Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lafitte
      • Lafitte [Jefferson Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Crown Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lafitte have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lafitte
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lafitte<4>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Crown Point. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crown Point.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crown Point. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Crown Point.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crown Point. See our Newspapers Page for Crown Point.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crown Point ...

Looking for more information about Crown Point? 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 Crown Point, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Crown Point.

Adding Crown Point to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Crown Point in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Crown Point was on a map titled Map of Louisiana (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Crown Point on our Genealogy Page.

The Communities of Louisiana

About Jefferson Parish

About Louisiana

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

The official website for Jefferson Parish: www.jeffparish.net/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Jefferson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crown Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Crown Point) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Crown Point. 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 Crown PointOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crown Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.7722, Longitude: -90.0856    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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