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Welcome to Jigger ...

Jigger is located in Franklin Parish<1>.

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

Jigger is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Jigger is located in the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Jigger: 71249<4>

Communities near Jigger ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Jigger.

  • Winnsboro [Franklin Parish]
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    • Winnsboro [Franklin Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Jigger
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,462 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winnsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winnsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winnsboro<6>
  • Wisner [Franklin Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wisner
    • Wisner [Franklin Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Jigger
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 881 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wisner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wisner
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wisner<6>
  • Mangham [Richland Parish]
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    • Mangham [Richland Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Jigger
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 627 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mangham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mangham<6>
  • Gilbert [Franklin Parish]
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    • Gilbert [Franklin Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Jigger
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 549 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilbert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilbert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sicily Island [Catahoula Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sicily Island
      • Sicily Island [Catahoula Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Jigger
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 438 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sicily Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sicily Island
    • Columbia [Caldwell Parish]
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      • Columbia [Caldwell Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Jigger
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<6>
    • Harrisonburg [Catahoula Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisonburg
      • Harrisonburg [Catahoula Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Jigger
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 307 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisonburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisonburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisonburg<6>
    • Baskin [Franklin Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baskin
      • Baskin [Franklin Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Jigger
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 240 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baskin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baskin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baskin<6>
    • Fort Necessity [Franklin Parish]
    • Chase [Franklin Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chase
      • Chase [Franklin Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Jigger
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chase have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chase
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chase<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jigger. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jigger.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jigger. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Jigger.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jigger. See our Newspapers Page for Jigger.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jigger ...

Looking for more information about Jigger? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Jigger, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jigger.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Franklin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jigger - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Jigger). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Jigger or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Jigger) 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 Jigger. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from JiggerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jigger. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0349, Longitude: -91.7468       In this case, the coordinates for Jigger have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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