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Maringouin, Louisiana
(Iberville Parish)

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The location of Maringouin

Welcome to Maringouin ...

The town of Maringouin is located in Iberville Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Maringouin has a population of 1,010 people<2> (see below for details).

Maringouin is near sea level<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Maringouin: (225)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Maringouin had a population of 1,098 people. This makes Maringouin the parish's 4th most populous community.

The population of Maringouin represents 0.02% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 161st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,098 people, the population of Maringouin decreased 13% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,262 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Maringouin had an population of 1,010 people. This is a decrease of 8.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.97% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Maringouin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Addis   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Maringouin

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

Port Allen   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Maringouin

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

New Roads   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Maringouin

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Brusly   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Maringouin

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

Livonia   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Maringouin

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Krotz Springs   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Maringouin

Located in Saint Landry Parish

Melville   [Map]

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

Located in Saint Landry Parish

Fordoche   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Maringouin

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Rosedale   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Maringouin

Grosse Tete   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Maringouin

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

Communities Also Named Maringouin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Maringouin: This one is located in Iberville Parish and the other is located in Pointe Coupee Parish.

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

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 Maringouin. 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 Maringouin. 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 Maringouin.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Maringouin ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Iberville Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Iberville 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 Maringouin.

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

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<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- Maringouin) 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 Maringouin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Maringouin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Maringouin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4907, Longitude: -91.5186     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Maringouin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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