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Welcome to Lake ...

Lake is located in Ascension Parish.

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

Lake is near sea level<2>.

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

Lake is located in the (225) area code.

Communities near Lake ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Baton Rouge   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Lake

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Gonzales   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lake

Denham Springs   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Lake

Located in Livingston Parish

Donaldsonville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lake

Saint Gabriel   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Lake

Located in Iberville Parish

Walker   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Lake

Located in Livingston Parish

Gramercy   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lake

Located in Saint James Parish

Lutcher   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lake

Located in Saint James Parish

Livingston   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lake

Located in Livingston Parish

Sorrento   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Lake

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

Communities Also Named Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named Lake - they are located in Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Idaho (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan (5), Mississippi, Missouri (2), New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (2), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas (2), Utah, Vermont, Virginia (2), Washington (2), West Virginia, Wisconsin (3) and Wyoming (2).

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

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 Lake. 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 Lake. 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 Lake.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake ...

Looking for more information about Lake? 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.

Looking for more information about Lake? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Ascension Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ascension Parish: www.ascensionparish.net/

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 Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Lake) 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 Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.2999, Longitude: -90.8529     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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