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Parkwood, Louisiana

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The location of Parkwood

Welcome to Parkwood ...

Parkwood is located in Ouachita Parish.

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

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

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

Parkwood is within the (318) area code.

Communities near Parkwood ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Monroe   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the East (E) of Parkwood

Richwood   [Map]

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

Sterlington   [Map]

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

Eros   [Map]

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

Located in Jackson Parish

Downsville   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Parkwood

Located in Union Parish

Pino Bayou Village   [Map]

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

Northpark Village   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Parkwood

Leisure Village   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Parkwood

Spanish City   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Parkwood

Swartz   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Parkwood

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

Communities Also Named Parkwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Parkwood - they are located in Alabama (4), Arizona, California, Delaware, Georgia (4), Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Maryland (3), North Carolina (4), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (5), Texas, Virginia and Washington (2).

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

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 Parkwood. 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 Parkwood. 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 Parkwood.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Parkwood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Ouachita Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ouachita Parish:

The official website for State of Louisiana:

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parkwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5060, Longitude: -92.1532     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Parkwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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