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The location of Elizabeth

Welcome to Elizabeth ...

The town of Elizabeth is located in Allen Parish.

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

When the people of Elizabeth refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Elizabethan<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Elizabeth has a population of 537 people<3> (see below for details).

Elizabeth is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Elizabeth: (318)

The ZIP code for Elizabeth: 70638<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Elizabeth had a population of 532 people. This makes Elizabeth the parish's 4th most populous community.

The population of Elizabeth represents 0.01% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 225th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 532 people, the population of Elizabeth decreased 7.32% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 574 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Elizabeth had an population of 537 people. This is an increase of 0.94% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.45% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Elizabeth.

Communities near Elizabeth ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Oakdale   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the East (E) of Elizabeth

Oberlin   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Elizabeth

Glenmora   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Elizabeth

Located in Rapides Parish

McNary   [Map]

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

Located in Rapides Parish

Marionville   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Elizabeth

Dido   [Map]

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

Located in Vernon Parish

Pitkin   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Elizabeth

Located in Vernon Parish

Tenmile   [Map]

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

Grant   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Elizabeth

Pawnee   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Elizabeth

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

Communities Also Named Elizabeth ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Elizabeth - they are located in Alabama (2), Alberta, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas (3) and West Virginia.

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

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 Elizabeth. 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 Elizabeth. 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 Elizabeth.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elizabeth ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Allen Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Louisiana:

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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Elizabeth refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a town's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Elizabeth may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Elizabeth.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elizabeth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Elizabeth). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Elizabeth or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>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- Elizabeth) 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 Elizabeth. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Elizabeth

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elizabeth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8670, Longitude: -92.7986     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Elizabeth have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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