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(Saint John the Baptist Parish)

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The location of Johnson

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Welcome to Johnson ...

Johnson is located in Saint John the Baptist Parish.

Johnson is near sea level<1>.

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

Johnson lies within the (985) area code.

Communities near Johnson ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Johnson and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Edgard   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gramercy   [Map]   3,449   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lutcher   [Map]   3,362   NW   5 miles [8 km]
North Vacherie   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Paulina   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Reserve   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Johnson ...

While we believe that this Johnson is located in Saint John the Baptist Parish, we know of another 2 Louisiana communities named Johnson. Those communities are located in the following parishes: Calcasieu and Saint Mary Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 61 communities that are also named Johnson - they are located in Alabama (4), Arizona, Arkansas (2), British Columbia (2), Colorado, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (3), Idaho, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Michigan (4), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico (2), New York (2), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Tennessee, Texas (3), Utah (2), Vermont, Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia (3) and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Johnson. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Johnson. 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 Johnson.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Johnson ...

Looking for more information about Johnson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Johnson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Johnson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Johnson.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Johnson. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint John the Baptist Parish: www.sjbparish.com/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Johnson. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Johnson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Johnson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0166, Longitude: -90.6348     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Johnson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Johnson.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Johnson.