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The location of Fish Island













Welcome to Fish Island ...

Fish Island is located in Iberia Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Fish Island: Fish Is. (in Canada, 'Isld.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Fish Island is near sea level<2>.

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

Fish Island is located in the (337) area code.

Communities near Fish Island ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Iberia   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the West (W) of Fish Island

Franklin   [Map]

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

Located in Saint Mary Parish

Jeanerette   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Fish Island

Baldwin   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Fish Island

Located in Saint Mary Parish

Loreauville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Fish Island

Charenton   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of Fish Island

Located in Saint Mary Parish

Bodin   [Map]

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

Located in Saint Mary Parish

Katy   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Fish Island

Located in Saint Mary Parish

Caneland   [Map]

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

Located in Saint Mary Parish

Caffery   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Fish Island

Located in Saint Mary Parish

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

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 Fish Island. 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 Fish Island. 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 Fish Island.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fish Island ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Iberia Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fish Island. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9683, Longitude: -91.5432     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fish Island have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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