RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Hicks, Louisiana

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other LA
Communities





The location of Hicks













Welcome to Hicks ...

Hicks is located in Vernon Parish.

Hicks is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Communities near Hicks ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Leesville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the West (W) of Hicks

New Llano   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Hicks

Simpson   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Hicks

Lacamp   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of Hicks

Slagle   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Hicks

Fort Polk North   [Map]

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

Leander   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Hicks

Alco   [Map]

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

Sieper   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Hicks

Located in Rapides Parish

Fullerton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Hicks

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

Communities Also Named Hicks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Hicks - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (3), British Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Tennessee and Texas (2).

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

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 Hicks. 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 Hicks. 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 Hicks.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hicks ...

Looking for more information about Hicks? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Louisiana Community

About Vernon Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hicks - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<2>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- Hicks) 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 Hicks. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hicks

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hicks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1842, Longitude: -93.0127     [Map].

- Return to Citation























 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 09 Sep 2019