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The location of Girard













Welcome to Girard ...

Girard is located in Richland Parish.

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

Girard is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Girard: (318)

Communities near Girard ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Monroe   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the West (W) of Girard

Located in Ouachita Parish

Richwood   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Girard

Located in Ouachita Parish

Delhi   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Girard

Mangham   [Map]

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

Collinston   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Girard

Located in Morehouse Parish

Baskin   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Girard

Located in Franklin Parish

Oak Ridge   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Girard

Located in Morehouse Parish

Archibald   [Map]

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

Swartz   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Girard

Located in Ouachita Parish

Dunn   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Girard

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

Communities Also Named Girard ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Girard - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Texas and West Virginia.

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

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 Girard. 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 Girard. 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 Girard.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Girard ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Girard. 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 Girard - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Girard) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Girard. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4818, Longitude: -91.8065     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Girard have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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