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Lutcher, Louisiana

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The location of Lutcher

Welcome to Lutcher ...

The town of Lutcher is located in Saint James Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Lutcher has a population of 3,229 people<2> (see below for details).

Lutcher is near sea level<3>.

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

Lutcher is located in the (225) area code.

The ZIP code for Lutcher: 70071<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lutcher had a population of 3,559 people (which is 16.1% of the total population of Saint James Parish). This makes Lutcher the parish's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Lutcher represents 0.08% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 84th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,559 people, the population of Lutcher decreased 4.71% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,735 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Lutcher had an population of 3,229 people. This is a decrease of 9.27% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.55% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Lutcher ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Thibodaux   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the South (S) of Lutcher

Located in Lafourche Parish

Gonzales   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Lutcher

Located in Ascension Parish

Donaldsonville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Lutcher

Located in Ascension Parish

Sorrento   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Lutcher

Located in Ascension Parish

French Settlement   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Lutcher

Located in Livingston Parish

Mount Airy   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Lutcher

Located in Saint John the Baptist Parish

North Vacherie   [Map]

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

Garyville   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of Lutcher

Located in Saint John the Baptist Parish

Hester   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lutcher

Convent   [Map]

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

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

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 Lutcher. 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 Lutcher. 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 Lutcher.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lutcher ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Saint James Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint James Parish:

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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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lutcher.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lutcher - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Lutcher). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lutcher or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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- Lutcher) 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 Lutcher. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lutcher

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lutcher. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0647, Longitude: -90.7124     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lutcher have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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