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The location of Plainview













Welcome to Plainview ...

Plainview is located in Livingston Parish.

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

Plainview is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Plainview lies within the (225) area code.

Communities near Plainview ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Baton Rouge   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Plainview

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Central   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Plainview

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Zachary   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Plainview

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Baker   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Plainview

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Denham Springs   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of Plainview

Walker   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Plainview

Port Allen   [Map]

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

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

Brusly   [Map]

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

Located in West Baton Rouge Parish

Livingston   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Plainview

French Settlement   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Plainview

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

Communities Also Named Plainview ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Plainview: This one is located in Livingston Parish and the other is located in Washington Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 47 communities that are also named Plainview - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (4), California, Colorado, Georgia (3), Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nebraska, New Mexico (2), New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma (3), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas (8) and Virginia.

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

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 Plainview. 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 Plainview. 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 Plainview.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Plainview ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Livingston Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Plainview. 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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Plainview - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Plainview) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Plainview. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5399, Longitude: -90.9701     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Plainview have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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