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The location of High Island













Welcome to High Island ...

High Island is located in Bossier Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for High Island: High Is. (in Canada, 'Isld.' is the more common abbreviation.)

High Island is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

High Island is located in the (318) area code.

Communities near High Island ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Haughton   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the North (N) of High Island

Coushatta   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of High Island

Located in Red River Parish

Ringgold   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of High Island

Located in Bienville Parish

Doyline   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of High Island

Located in Webster Parish

Martin   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of High Island

Located in Red River Parish

Hall Summit   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of High Island

Located in Red River Parish

Castor   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of High Island

Located in Bienville Parish

Heflin   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of High Island

Located in Webster Parish

Edgefield   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of High Island

Located in Red River Parish

Jamestown   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of High Island

Located in Bienville Parish

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

Communities Also Named High Island ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named High Island - it's located in Texas.

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

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 High Island. 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 High Island. 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 High Island.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for High Island ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Bossier Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bossier Parish: www.mybossier.com/

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- High Island) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in High Island. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2699, Longitude: -93.4352     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for High Island have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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