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Oakley, Louisiana
(Franklin Parish)

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The location of Oakley

Welcome to Oakley ...

Oakley is located in Franklin Parish.

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

Oakley is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Oakley lies within the (318) area code.

Communities near Oakley ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Winnsboro   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Oakley

Clayton   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Oakley

Located in Concordia Parish

Waterproof   [Map]

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

Located in Tensas Parish

Gilbert   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Oakley

Sicily Island   [Map]

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

Located in Catahoula Parish

Harrisonburg   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Oakley

Located in Catahoula Parish

Baskin   [Map]

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

Jigger   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Oakley

Chase   [Map]

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

Fort Necessity   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Oakley

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

Communities Also Named Oakley ...

While we believe that this Oakley is located in Franklin Parish, we know of another 2 Louisiana communities named Oakley. Those communities are located in the following parishes: Assumption and Iberville Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 30 communities that are also named Oakley - they are located in Alabama, California, Delaware, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah (2), Virginia (3), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

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 Oakley. 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 Oakley. 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 Oakley.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oakley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oakley. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oakley - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Oakley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oakley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9982, Longitude: -91.6198     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Oakley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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