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Welcome to Killona ...

Killona is located in Saint Charles Parish<1>.

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

Killona is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Killona: (985)

Communities near Killona ...

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

  • Kenner [Jefferson Parish]
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    • Kenner [Jefferson Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Killona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,288 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenner
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenner<5>
  • Harahan [Jefferson Parish]
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    • Harahan [Jefferson Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Killona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,244 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harahan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harahan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harahan<5>
  • Gramercy [Saint James Parish]
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    • Gramercy [Saint James Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Killona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,188 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gramercy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gramercy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gramercy<5>
  • Lutcher [Saint James Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lutcher
    • Lutcher [Saint James Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Killona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,127 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lutcher
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lutcher<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hahnville [Saint Charles Parish]
    • Laplace [Saint John the Baptist Parish]
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      • Laplace [Saint John the Baptist Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Killona
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laplace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laplace
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laplace<5>
    • Norco [Saint Charles Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norco
      • Norco [Saint Charles Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Killona
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norco<5>
    • Edgard [Saint John the Baptist Parish]
    • Reserve [Saint John the Baptist Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reserve
      • Reserve [Saint John the Baptist Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Killona
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reserve have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reserve
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reserve<5>
    • New Sarpy [Saint Charles Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Sarpy
      • New Sarpy [Saint Charles Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Killona
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Sarpy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Sarpy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Sarpy<5>

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 Killona. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Killona.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Killona. 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 Killona.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Killona ...

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

Adding Killona to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Killona in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Killona was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Killona on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Louisiana (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Killona on our Genealogy Page.

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About Saint Charles Parish

About Louisiana

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

The official website for Saint Charles Parish: www.stcharlesparish-la.gov/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Saint Charles, 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 Killona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Killona) 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 Killona. 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 KillonaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Killona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0060, Longitude: -90.4829       In this case, the coordinates for Killona have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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