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Madisonville, Louisiana

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The location of Madisonville

Welcome to Madisonville ...

The town of Madisonville is located in Saint Tammany Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Madisonville has a population of 835 people<2> (see below for details).

Madisonville is near sea level<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Madisonville: (985)

The ZIP code for Madisonville: 70447<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Madisonville had a population of 748 people. This makes Madisonville the parish's 6th most populous community.

The population of Madisonville represents 0.02% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 196th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 748 people, the population of Madisonville increased 10.49% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 677 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Madisonville had an population of 835 people. This is an increase of 11.63% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.34% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Madisonville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hammond   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Madisonville

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

Mandeville   [Map]

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

Covington   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Madisonville

Ponchatoula   [Map]

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

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

Abita Springs   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Madisonville

Folsom   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Madisonville

Saint Benedict   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Madisonville

Robert   [Map]

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

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

Lacombe   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Madisonville

Akers   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Madisonville

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Communities Also Named Madisonville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Madisonville - they are located in Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

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 Madisonville. 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 Madisonville. 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 Madisonville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Madisonville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Saint Tammany Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Tammany Parish:

The official website for State of Louisiana:

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 Madisonville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Madisonville - 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 Madisonville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Madisonville 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 '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- Madisonville) 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 Madisonville. 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 Madisonville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Madisonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3998, Longitude: -90.1653     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Madisonville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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