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Welcome to Luling ...

Luling is located in Saint Charles Parish<1>.

Luling is near sea level<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Luling: (985)

The ZIP code for Luling: 70070<3>

Communities Also Named Luling ...

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

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

Communities near Luling ...

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

  • New Orleans [Orleans Parish]
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    • New Orleans [Orleans Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Luling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 389,476 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Orleans
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Orleans<5>
  • Kenner [Jefferson Parish]
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    • Kenner [Jefferson Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Luling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,288 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenner have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenner
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenner<5>
  • Gretna [Jefferson Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gretna
    • Gretna [Jefferson Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Luling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,615 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gretna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gretna<5>
  • Harahan [Jefferson Parish]
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    • Harahan [Jefferson Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Luling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,244 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harahan have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harahan<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Westwego [Jefferson Parish]
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      • Westwego [Jefferson Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Luling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,297 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westwego have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westwego
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westwego<5>
    • Ama [Saint Charles Parish]
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      • Ama [Saint Charles Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Luling
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ama have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ama
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ama<5>
    • Hahnville [Saint Charles Parish]
    • Norco [Saint Charles Parish]
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      • Norco [Saint Charles Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Luling
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norco have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norco<5>
    • Paradis [Saint Charles Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paradis
      • Paradis [Saint Charles Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Luling
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paradis have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paradis<5>
    • Taft [Saint Charles Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taft
      • Taft [Saint Charles Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Luling
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taft have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taft

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Luling ...

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

Adding Luling to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Luling 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 Luling was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Mentions & References for Luling

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About Saint Charles Parish

About Louisiana

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Luling. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Luling - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Luling). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Luling or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Luling) 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 Luling. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LulingOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Luling. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9320, Longitude: -90.3662    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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