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Welcome to Jones Landing ...

Jones Landing is located in Franklin Parish.

A typical abbreviation for Jones Landing: Jones Lndg. (or less commonly used: Jones Lndng.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Jones Landing for more information about variations on the name of Jones Landing.

Jones Landing is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Jones Landing: (318)

Communities near Jones Landing ...

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

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Clayton   [Map]   679   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fort Necessity   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gilbert   [Map]   565   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Harrisonburg   [Map]   331   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jigger   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Jones Landing ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Jones Landing - they are located in Florida, Northwest Territories and Ontario.

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

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 Jones Landing. 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 Jones Landing. 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 Jones Landing.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jones Landing ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Jones Landing. 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.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jones Landing - 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 'point-to-point' distance from Jones Landing. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jones Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jones Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8827, Longitude: -91.7785     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jones Landing 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 Jones Landing.

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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 Jones Landing.