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The location of Morganza

Welcome to Morganza ...

The village of Morganza is located in Pointe Coupee Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Morganza has a population of 575 people<2> (see below for details).

Morganza is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Morganza: (225)

The ZIP code for Morganza: 70759<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Morganza had a population of 610 people. This makes Morganza the parish's 4th most populous community.

The population of Morganza represents 0.01% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 217th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 610 people, the population of Morganza decreased 7.44% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 659 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Morganza had an population of 575 people. This is a decrease of 5.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.75% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Morganza ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Roads   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the East (E) of Morganza

Saint Francisville   [Map]

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

Located in West Feliciana Parish

Livonia   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Morganza

Krotz Springs   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Morganza

Located in Saint Landry Parish

Melville   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Morganza

Located in Saint Landry Parish

Maringouin   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Morganza

Located in Iberville Parish

Fordoche   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Morganza

Palmetto   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Morganza

Located in Saint Landry Parish

Batchelor   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Morganza

Dupont   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Morganza

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

Communities Also Named Morganza ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Morganza - they are located in Maryland and Pennsylvania.

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

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 Morganza. 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 Morganza. 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 Morganza.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morganza ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Morganza.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Morganza - 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 village (such as Morganza). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Morganza 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- Morganza) 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 Morganza. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Morganza

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morganza. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7383, Longitude: -91.5920     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Morganza have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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