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Welcome to Pitkin ...

Pitkin is located in Vernon Parish.

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

Pitkin is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Pitkin: (318)

The ZIP code for Pitkin: 70656<3>

Communities Also Named Pitkin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Pitkin - they are located in Arkansas and Colorado.

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

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 Pitkin. 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 Pitkin. 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 Pitkin.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pitkin ...

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

Communities near Pitkin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Oakdale   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Pitkin

Located in Allen Parish

Elizabeth   [Map]

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

Located in Allen Parish

Fullerton   [Map]

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

Cravens   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Pitkin

Sugartown   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Pitkin

Located in Beauregard Parish

Cole Central   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Pitkin

Grant   [Map]

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

Located in Allen Parish

Marionville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Pitkin

Located in Allen Parish

Tenmile   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Pitkin

Located in Allen Parish

Lacamp   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Pitkin

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pitkin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Pitkin). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pitkin or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Pitkin) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Pitkin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pitkin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pitkin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9363, Longitude: -92.9363     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pitkin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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