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Welcome to Garyville ...

Garyville is located in Saint John the Baptist Parish<1>.

The location of Garyville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Garyville is near sea level<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Garyville: (985)

The ZIP code for Garyville: 70051<4>

Communities near Garyville ...

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

  • Gramercy [Saint James Parish]
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    • Gramercy [Saint James Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Garyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,188 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gramercy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gramercy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gramercy<6>
  • Lutcher [Saint James Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lutcher
    • Lutcher [Saint James Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Garyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,127 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lutcher
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lutcher<6>
  • Sorrento [Ascension Parish]
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    • Sorrento [Ascension Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Garyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,719 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sorrento have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sorrento
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sorrento<6>
  • Reserve [Saint John the Baptist Parish]
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    • Reserve [Saint John the Baptist Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Garyville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reserve have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reserve
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reserve<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Paulina [Saint James Parish]
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      • Paulina [Saint James Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Garyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paulina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paulina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paulina<6>
    • North Vacherie [Saint James Parish]
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      • North Vacherie [Saint James Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Garyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Vacherie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Vacherie
    • Vacherie [Saint James Parish]
    • Killona [Saint Charles Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Killona
      • Killona [Saint Charles Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Garyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Killona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Killona<6>
    • Laplace [Saint John the Baptist Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laplace
      • Laplace [Saint John the Baptist Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Garyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laplace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laplace
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laplace<6>
    • Gypsy [Saint Charles Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gypsy
      • Gypsy [Saint Charles Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Garyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gypsy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gypsy

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 Garyville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Garyville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Garyville. 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 Garyville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Garyville ...

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

Adding Garyville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Garyville 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 Garyville was on a map titled Map of Louisiana (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Saint John the Baptist Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint John the Baptist Parish: www.sjbparish.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Saint John the Baptist, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Garyville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 community (such as Garyville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Garyville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Garyville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Garyville. 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 GaryvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Garyville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0560, Longitude: -90.6193       In this case, the coordinates for Garyville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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