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Welcome to Hickory Springs ...

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

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


Hickory Springs would have been located within present day Jackson Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Hickory Springs: Hickory Spgs. (or less commonly used: Hickory Spngs. or Hickory Sprngs.)

While the community is gone, the present day location for Hickory Springs is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Hickory Springs would have been located in the (318) area code.

Communities near Hickory Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Olla   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the South (S) of Hickory Springs

Located in La Salle Parish

Clarks   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Hickory Springs

Located in Caldwell Parish

Chatham   [Map]

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

Grayson   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Hickory Springs

Located in Caldwell Parish

Columbia   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Hickory Springs

Located in Caldwell Parish

Eros   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Hickory Springs

Sikes   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Hickory Springs

Located in Winn Parish

Kelly   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Hickory Springs

Located in Caldwell Parish

Dodson   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of Hickory Springs

Located in Winn Parish

Indian Village   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) of Hickory Springs

Located in Ouachita Parish

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

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 Hickory Springs. 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 Hickory Springs. 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 Hickory Springs.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Jackson Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Hickory Springs, 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 Hickory Springs - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hickory Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hickory Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1760, Longitude: -92.3179     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hickory Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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