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Welcome to Grosse Tete ...

The village of Grosse Tete is located in Iberville Parish<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Grosse Tete has a population of 626 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Grosse Tete.

Grosse Tete is near sea level<4>.

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

Grosse Tete is within the boundaries of the (225) area code.

The ZIP code for Grosse Tete: 70740<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Grosse Tete had an population of 626 people. This is a decrease of 3.25% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.57% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grosse Tete had a population of 647 people. This makes Grosse Tete the parish's 6th most populous community.

The population of Grosse Tete represents 0.01% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 211st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 647 people, the population of Grosse Tete decreased 3.43% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 670 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Grosse Tete.

Communities near Grosse Tete ...

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

  • Baton Rouge [East Baton Rouge Parish]
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    • Baton Rouge [East Baton Rouge Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Grosse Tete
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 219,052 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baton Rouge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baton Rouge<7>
  • Addis [West Baton Rouge Parish]
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    • Addis [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Grosse Tete
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,464 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Addis 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 Addis<7>
  • Plaquemine [Iberville Parish]
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    • Plaquemine [Iberville Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Grosse Tete
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,384 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plaquemine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plaquemine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plaquemine<7>
  • Port Allen [West Baton Rouge Parish]
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    • Port Allen [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Grosse Tete
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,720 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Allen<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Roads [Pointe Coupee Parish]
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      • New Roads [Pointe Coupee Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Grosse Tete
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,409 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Roads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Roads
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Roads<7>
    • Brusly [West Baton Rouge Parish]
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      • Brusly [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Grosse Tete
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,580 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brusly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brusly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brusly<7>
    • Livonia [Pointe Coupee Parish]
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      • Livonia [Pointe Coupee Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Grosse Tete
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,399 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livonia<7>
    • Maringouin [Iberville Parish]
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      • Maringouin [Iberville Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Grosse Tete
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 966 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maringouin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maringouin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maringouin<7>
    • Fordoche [Pointe Coupee Parish]
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      • Fordoche [Pointe Coupee Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Grosse Tete
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 897 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fordoche have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fordoche
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fordoche<7>
    • Carey [West Baton Rouge Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carey
      • Carey [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Grosse Tete
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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 Grosse Tete. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Grosse Tete.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grosse Tete ...

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

Adding Grosse Tete to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Mentions & References for Grosse Tete

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About Iberville Parish

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

The official website for Iberville Parish: www.parish.iberville.la.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Iberville, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Grosse Tete.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grosse Tete - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Grosse Tete). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Grosse Tete or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Grosse Tete) 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 Grosse Tete. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grosse TeteOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grosse Tete. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4157, Longitude: -91.4376       In this case, the coordinates for Grosse Tete have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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