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Welcome to North Vacherie ...

North Vacherie is located in Saint James Parish<1>.

The location of North Vacherie has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for North Vacherie: N. Vacherie

North Vacherie is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for North Vacherie: (225)

Communities near North Vacherie ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near North Vacherie.

  • Thibodaux [Lafourche Parish]
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    • Thibodaux [Lafourche Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of North Vacherie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,411 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thibodaux have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thibodaux
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thibodaux<5>
  • Gonzales [Ascension Parish]
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    • Gonzales [Ascension Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of North Vacherie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,245 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gonzales have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gonzales
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gonzales<5>
  • Donaldsonville [Ascension Parish]
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    • Donaldsonville [Ascension Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of North Vacherie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,638 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Donaldsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donaldsonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donaldsonville<5>
  • Gramercy [Saint James Parish]
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    • Gramercy [Saint James Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of North Vacherie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,188 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gramercy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gramercy<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lutcher [Saint James Parish]
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      • Lutcher [Saint James Parish] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of North Vacherie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,127 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lutcher<5>
    • Sorrento [Ascension Parish]
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      • Sorrento [Ascension Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of North Vacherie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,719 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sorrento have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sorrento
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sorrento<5>
    • Napoleonville [Assumption Parish]
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      • Napoleonville [Assumption Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of North Vacherie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 575 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Napoleonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Napoleonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Napoleonville<5>
    • Hester [Saint James Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hester
      • Hester [Saint James Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of North Vacherie
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hester
    • South Vacherie [Saint James Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Vacherie
      • South Vacherie [Saint James Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of North Vacherie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Vacherie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Vacherie
    • Mount Airy [Saint John the Baptist Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Airy
      • Mount Airy [Saint John the Baptist Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of North Vacherie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Airy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Airy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Airy<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around North Vacherie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for North Vacherie.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of North Vacherie. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around North Vacherie.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around North Vacherie. See our Newspapers Page for North Vacherie.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Vacherie ...

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

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About Saint James Parish

About Louisiana

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

The official website for Saint James Parish: www.stjamesla.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Saint James, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Vacherie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- North Vacherie) 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 North Vacherie. 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 North VacherieOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Vacherie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9969, Longitude: -90.7056       In this case, the coordinates for North Vacherie have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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