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The location of Hurricane













Welcome to Hurricane ...

Hurricane is located in Claiborne Parish.

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

Hurricane is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Hurricane: (318)

Communities near Hurricane ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Ruston   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the East (E) of Hurricane

Located in Lincoln Parish

Minden   [Map]

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

Located in Webster Parish

Grambling   [Map]

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

Located in Lincoln Parish

Homer   [Map]

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

Arcadia   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of Hurricane

Located in Bienville Parish

Dubach   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Hurricane

Located in Lincoln Parish

Gibsland   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Hurricane

Located in Bienville Parish

Simsboro   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Hurricane

Located in Lincoln Parish

Vienna   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Hurricane

Located in Lincoln Parish

Athens   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Hurricane

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

Communities Also Named Hurricane ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Hurricane - they are located in Alabama (2), Alaska, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois (2), Kentucky, Mississippi (3), Missouri (3), New York, North Carolina (2), Tennessee (3), Utah, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Hurricane. 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 Hurricane. 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 Hurricane.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hurricane ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Louisiana

About Claiborne Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Hurricane - 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- Hurricane) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hurricane. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6177, Longitude: -92.9402     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hurricane have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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