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The location of Jones









Welcome to Jones ...

Jones is located in Morehouse Parish.

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

Jones is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Jones: (318)

The ZIP code for Jones: 71250<3>

Communities near Jones ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Hamburg (AR)   [Map]   2,698   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Meridian (AR)   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Parkdale (AR)   [Map]   258   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Wilmot (AR)   [Map]   507   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bonita   [Map]   255   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Forest   [Map]   337   SE   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Jones ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 38 communities that are also named Jones - they are located in Alabama (2), Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Kentucky (2), Maryland (3), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, North Carolina (3), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah (4), Virginia (3), Washington and West Virginia.

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

See 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 Jones. 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 Jones. 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.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jones ...

Looking for more information about Jones? 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 Jones, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jones.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jones. 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 Jones - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Jones). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Jones or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- Jones) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Jones. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jones

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jones. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9676, Longitude: -91.6482     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jones have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jones.

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