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Henry City, Louisiana

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Welcome to Henry City ...

So far, we have found very little information about Henry City. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Henry City to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Henry City, please Contact Us.

Henry City would have been located within present day Tangipahoa Parish.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Henry City is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Henry City was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Henry City would have been located in the (985) area code.

Communities near Henry City ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hammond   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the South (S) of Henry City

Amite City   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Henry City

Franklinton   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Henry City

Located in Washington Parish

Kentwood   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Henry City

Independence   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Henry City

Roseland   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Henry City

Folsom   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Henry City

Located in Saint Tammany Parish

Tangipahoa   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Henry City

Tickfaw   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Henry City

Greensburg   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Henry City

Located in Saint Helena Parish

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

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 Henry City. 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 Henry City. 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 Henry City.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Tangipahoa Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tangipahoa Parish:

The official website for State of Louisiana:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Henry City, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Henry City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Henry City) 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 Henry City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Henry City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Henry City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7224, Longitude: -90.3640     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Henry City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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