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Miles, Louisiana
(Ascension Parish)

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The location of Miles

Welcome to Miles ...

Miles is located in Ascension Parish.

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

Miles is near sea level<2>.

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

Miles is within the (225) area code.

Communities near Miles ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Gonzales   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Miles

Donaldsonville   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Miles

Saint Gabriel   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Miles

Located in Iberville Parish

Plaquemine   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Miles

Located in Iberville Parish

Addis   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Miles

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

White Castle   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Miles

Located in Iberville Parish

Sorrento   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Miles

Port Vincent   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Miles

Located in Livingston Parish

Napoleonville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Miles

Located in Assumption Parish

Barton   [Map]

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

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

Communities Also Named Miles ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Miles: This one is located in Ascension Parish and the other is located in Saint James Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 17 communities that are also named Miles - they are located in Alabama (3), California, Illinois, Iowa, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Texas, Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Miles. 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 Miles. 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 Miles.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Miles ...

Looking for more information about Miles? 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.

Looking for more information about Miles? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Miles, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Miles.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Miles) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Miles. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.1394, Longitude: -91.0854     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Miles have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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