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Welcome to Rapidan ...

Rapidan is located in Saint James Parish.

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

Rapidan is near sea level<2>.

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

The area code for Rapidan: (225)

Communities near Rapidan ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Thibodaux   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the South (S) of Rapidan

Located in Lafourche Parish

Gonzales   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Rapidan

Located in Ascension Parish

Donaldsonville   [Map]

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

Located in Ascension Parish

Saint Gabriel   [Map]

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

Located in Iberville Parish

Gramercy   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Rapidan

Lutcher   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Rapidan

White Castle   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Rapidan

Located in Iberville Parish

Sorrento   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Rapidan

Located in Ascension Parish

French Settlement   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Rapidan

Located in Livingston Parish

Port Vincent   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Rapidan

Located in Livingston Parish

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

Communities Also Named Rapidan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Rapidan - they are located in Minnesota and Virginia.

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

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 Rapidan. 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 Rapidan. 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 Rapidan.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rapidan ...

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

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About Saint James Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rapidan. 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>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 Rapidan - 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 '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- Rapidan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rapidan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0708, Longitude: -90.8909     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rapidan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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