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The location of Laplace

Welcome to Laplace ...

Laplace is located in Saint John the Baptist Parish.

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

Laplace is near sea level<2>.

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

Laplace is located in the (985) area code.

The ZIP codes for Laplace: 70068-70069<3>

Communities near Laplace ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Kenner   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the East (E) of Laplace

Located in Jefferson Parish

Harahan   [Map]

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

Located in Jefferson Parish

Gramercy   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Laplace

Located in Saint James Parish

Lutcher   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Laplace

Located in Saint James Parish

Killona   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of Laplace

Located in Saint Charles Parish

Montz   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of Laplace

Located in Saint Charles Parish

Reserve   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Laplace

Edgard   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Laplace

Taft   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of Laplace

Located in Saint Charles Parish

Norco   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Laplace

Located in Saint Charles Parish

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

Communities Also Named Laplace ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Laplace - it's located in Illinois.

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

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 Laplace. 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 Laplace. 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 Laplace.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Laplace ...

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

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About Saint John the Baptist Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our list of ZIP Codes for Laplace includes: 70068 & 70069.

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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- Laplace) 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 Laplace. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Laplace

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Laplace. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0666, Longitude: -90.4801     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Laplace have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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