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The location of Mount Olive













Welcome to Mount Olive ...

Mount Olive is located in Bienville Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mount Olive: Mt. Olive

Mount Olive is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Mount Olive is located in the (318) area code.

Communities near Mount Olive ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Ruston   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Mount Olive

Located in Lincoln Parish

Grambling   [Map]

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

Located in Lincoln Parish

Jonesboro   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mount Olive

Located in Jackson Parish

Arcadia   [Map]

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

Simsboro   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Mount Olive

Located in Lincoln Parish

Hodge   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mount Olive

Located in Jackson Parish

North Hodge   [Map]

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

Located in Jackson Parish

Dodson   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mount Olive

Located in Winn Parish

East Hodge   [Map]

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

Located in Jackson Parish

Saline   [Map]

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

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

Communities Also Named Mount Olive ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Mount Olive: This one is located in Bienville Parish and the other is located in Lincoln Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 57 communities that are also named Mount Olive - they are located in Alabama (10), Arkansas (7), Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Maryland, Mississippi (4), Missouri (2), New Jersey, North Carolina (7), Ohio, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (4), Texas (3), Virginia (2) and West Virginia (4).

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

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 Mount Olive. 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 Mount Olive. 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 Mount Olive.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Olive ...

Looking for more information about Mount Olive? 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 Mount Olive? 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 Mount Olive, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Mount Olive.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Bienville Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bienville Parish: www.bienvilleparish.org/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

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 Mount Olive - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mount Olive) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Olive. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3313, Longitude: -92.8040     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Olive have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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