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Welcome to Glencoe ...

Glencoe is located in Saint Mary Parish<1>.

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

Glencoe is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Glencoe: (337)

Communities Also Named Glencoe ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 37 communities that are also named Glencoe - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Mexico, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Glencoe ...

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

  • New Iberia [Iberia Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Iberia
    • New Iberia [Iberia Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Glencoe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,032 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Iberia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Iberia<5>
  • Franklin [Saint Mary Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
    • Franklin [Saint Mary Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Glencoe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,580 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<5>
  • Jeanerette [Iberia Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeanerette
    • Jeanerette [Iberia Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Glencoe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,169 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeanerette
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jeanerette<5>
  • Baldwin [Saint Mary Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baldwin
    • Baldwin [Saint Mary Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Glencoe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,150 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baldwin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baldwin<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Loreauville [Iberia Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loreauville
      • Loreauville [Iberia Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 835 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loreauville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loreauville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loreauville<5>
    • Ashton [Saint Mary Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashton
      • Ashton [Saint Mary Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Glencoe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashton
    • Cote Blanche Landing [Saint Mary Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cote Blanche Landing
      • Cote Blanche Landing [Saint Mary Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Glencoe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cote Blanche Landing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cote Blanche Landing
    • Cypremort [Saint Mary Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cypremort
      • Cypremort [Saint Mary Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Glencoe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cypremort have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cypremort
    • Patoutville [Iberia Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Patoutville
      • Patoutville [Iberia Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Glencoe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patoutville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patoutville
    • Katy [Saint Mary Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Katy
      • Katy [Saint Mary Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Glencoe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Katy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Katy

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glencoe ...

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

Adding Glencoe to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Glencoe 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 Glencoe was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Glencoe

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Saint Mary Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Glencoe. 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 Saint Mary, 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 Glencoe - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Glencoe) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Glencoe. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GlencoeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glencoe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.8058, Longitude: -91.6679       In this case, the coordinates for Glencoe 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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