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Jackson Road, Louisiana

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Welcome to Jackson Road ...

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

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

Jackson Road would have been located within present day East Feliciana Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Jackson Road: Jackson Rd.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Jackson Road is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

If Jackson Road still existed, it would have been in the (225) area code.

Communities near Jackson Road ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Baton Rouge   [Map]

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

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Central   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Jackson Road

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Zachary   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Jackson Road

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Baker   [Map]

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

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Port Allen   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Jackson Road

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

New Roads   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Jackson Road

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Jackson   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Jackson Road

Saint Francisville   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Jackson Road

Located in West Feliciana Parish

Clinton   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Jackson Road

Slaughter   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Jackson Road

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

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 Jackson Road. 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 Jackson Road. 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 Jackson Road.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About East Feliciana Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jackson Road. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7169, Longitude: -91.2443     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jackson Road have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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