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Welcome to Grosse Tete ...

The village of Grosse Tete is located in Iberville Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Grosse Tete has a population of 632 people<2> (see below for details).

Grosse Tete is near sea level<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Grosse Tete: (225)

The ZIP code for Grosse Tete: 70740<4>

Population Details ...

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 (with a count of 670 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Grosse Tete had an population of 632 people. This is a decrease of 2.32% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.67% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Grosse Tete ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Baton Rouge   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the East (E) of Grosse Tete

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Plaquemine   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Grosse Tete

Addis   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Grosse Tete

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

Port Allen   [Map]

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

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

New Roads   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Grosse Tete

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Brusly   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Grosse Tete

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

Livonia   [Map]

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

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Maringouin   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Grosse Tete

Fordoche   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Grosse Tete

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Carey   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Grosse Tete

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

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

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 Grosse Tete. 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 Grosse Tete. 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 Grosse Tete.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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About Iberville Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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>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 Grosse Tete.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grosse Tete - 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 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).

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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- Grosse Tete) 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 Grosse Tete. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grosse Tete

Our 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Grosse Tete have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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