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Welcome to Gibson Landing ...

Gibson Landing is located in Concordia Parish<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Gibson Landing: Gibson Lndg. (or less commonly used: Gibson Lndng.)

Gibson Landing is near sea level<3>.

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

Gibson Landing lies within the (318) area code.

Adding Gibson Landing to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Gibson Landing in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Gibson Landing elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Gibson Landing ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Gibson Landing - they are located in Mississippi, New Jersey and New York.

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

Communities near Gibson Landing ...

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

  • Natchez [Adams County]
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    • Natchez [Adams County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Gibson Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,615 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Natchez
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Natchez<5>
  • Vidalia [Concordia Parish]
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    • Vidalia [Concordia Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Gibson Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,815 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vidalia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vidalia<5>
  • Ferriday [Concordia Parish]
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    • Ferriday [Concordia Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Gibson Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,204 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ferriday have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ferriday
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ferriday<5>
  • Saint Joseph [Tensas Parish]
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    • Saint Joseph [Tensas Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Gibson Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 973 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Joseph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Joseph
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joseph<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Clayton [Concordia Parish]
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      • Clayton [Concordia Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Gibson Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 640 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<5>
    • Ridgecrest [Concordia Parish]
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      • Ridgecrest [Concordia Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Gibson Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 603 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgecrest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
    • Waterproof [Tensas Parish]
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      • Waterproof [Tensas Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Gibson Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 555 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterproof have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterproof
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterproof<5>
    • Sicily Island [Catahoula Parish]
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      • Sicily Island [Catahoula Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Gibson Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 465 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sicily Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sicily Island
    • West Ferriday [Concordia Parish]
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      • West Ferriday [Concordia Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Gibson Landing
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Ferriday have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Ferriday
    • Carthage [Adams County]
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      • Carthage [Adams County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Gibson Landing
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carthage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carthage

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gibson Landing ...

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

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About Concordia Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Concordia, 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 Gibson Landing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gibson Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gibson Landing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6896, Longitude: -91.4043       In this case, the coordinates for Gibson Landing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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