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Welcome to Georgetown ...

The village of Georgetown is located in Grant Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Georgetown has a population of 326 people<2> (see below for details).

Georgetown is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Georgetown is within the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Georgetown: 71432<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Georgetown had a population of 327 people. This makes Georgetown the parish's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 327 people, the population of Georgetown increased 8.64% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 301 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Georgetown had an population of 326 people. This is a decrease of 0.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.31% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Georgetown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Winnfield   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Georgetown

Located in Winn Parish

Jena   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Georgetown

Located in La Salle Parish

Olla   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Georgetown

Located in La Salle Parish

Urania   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Georgetown

Located in La Salle Parish

Pollock   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Georgetown

Dry Prong   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Georgetown

Tullos   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Georgetown

Located in La Salle Parish

Summerville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Georgetown

Located in La Salle Parish

Trout   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Georgetown

Located in La Salle Parish

Antonia   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Georgetown

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

Communities Also Named Georgetown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Georgetown: This one is located in Grant Parish and the other is located in Iberia Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 109 communities that are also named Georgetown - they are located in Alabama (5), Alaska, Alberta, Arkansas (3), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (7), Idaho, Illinois (3), Indiana (6), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky (2), Maine (2), Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska (2), New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador (3), North Carolina (6), Ohio (9), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (8), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (7), Texas (2), Utah (2), Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.

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

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 Georgetown. 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 Georgetown. 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 Georgetown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Georgetown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Grant Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Georgetown. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Georgetown.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Georgetown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 village (such as Georgetown). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Georgetown or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Georgetown) 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 Georgetown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Georgetown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Georgetown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7597, Longitude: -92.3820     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Georgetown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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