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Welcome to Livingston ...

The town of Livingston is located in Livingston Parish<1> and is the Parish Seat for Livingston Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Livingston has a population of 1,996 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Livingston.

Livingston is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Livingston is located in the (225) area code.

The ZIP code for Livingston: 70754<5>

Websites for Livingston ...

Official Website: www.townoflivingston.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Livingston had an population of 1,996 people. This is an increase of 12.83% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 48.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Livingston had a population of 1,769 people. This makes Livingston the parish's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Livingston represents 0.04% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 125th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,769 people, the population of Livingston increased 31.82% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,342 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Livingston.

Communities Also Named Livingston ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 37 communities that are also named Livingston - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois (3), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, New Jersey, New York (3), Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio (2), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Livingston ...

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

  • Central [East Baton Rouge Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central
    • Central [East Baton Rouge Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,450 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central<7>
  • Hammond [Tangipahoa Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hammond
    • Hammond [Tangipahoa Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,359 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hammond<7>
  • Denham Springs [Livingston Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Denham Springs
    • Denham Springs [Livingston Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,842 people
    • Former names for Denham Springs:
    • Amite Springs
    • Hill's Springs
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denham Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denham Springs<7>
  • Ponchatoula [Tangipahoa Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ponchatoula
    • Ponchatoula [Tangipahoa Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,545 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ponchatoula
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ponchatoula<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Walker [Livingston Parish]
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      • Walker [Livingston Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,302 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walker
    • Independence [Tangipahoa Parish]
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      • Independence [Tangipahoa Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,918 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Independence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Independence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Independence<7>
    • Killian [Livingston Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Killian
      • Killian [Livingston Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,337 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killian have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Killian
    • French Settlement [Livingston Parish]
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      • French Settlement [Livingston Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,227 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for French Settlement have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on French Settlement
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for French Settlement<7>
    • Albany [Livingston Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albany
      • Albany [Livingston Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,170 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<7>
    • Tickfaw [Tangipahoa Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tickfaw
      • Tickfaw [Tangipahoa Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tickfaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tickfaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tickfaw<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Livingston ...

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

Adding Livingston to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Livingston 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 Livingston was on a map titled Road Map for Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

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About Livingston Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Livingston: www.townoflivingston.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Livingston, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Livingston.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Livingston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 town (such as Livingston). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Livingston or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Livingston) 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 Livingston. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LivingstonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Livingston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4954, Longitude: -90.7464       In this case, the coordinates for Livingston have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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