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Libuse, Louisiana

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The location of Libuse

Welcome to Libuse ...

Libuse is located in Rapides Parish.

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

Libuse was founded in 1914.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Libuse: Named after the Czech story of Libuše (or Libussa).

Libuse is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Libuse: (318)

The ZIP code for Libuse: 71348<3>

Communities near Libuse ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Alexandria   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Libuse

Pineville   [Map]

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

Ball   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Libuse

Lecompte   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Libuse

Woodworth   [Map]

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

Boyce   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Libuse

Pollock   [Map]

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

Located in Grant Parish

Dry Prong   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Libuse

Located in Grant Parish

Creola   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Libuse

Located in Grant Parish

Kolin   [Map]

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

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

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 Libuse. 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 Libuse. 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 Libuse.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Libuse ...

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

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About Rapides Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Libuse. 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 Libuse - 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 Libuse). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Libuse 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Libuse) 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 Libuse. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Libuse

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Libuse. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3541, Longitude: -92.3335     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Libuse have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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