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(West Baton Rouge Parish)

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Welcome to Rose Hill ...

So far, we have found very little information about Rose Hill. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Rose Hill to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Rose Hill, please Contact Us.


Rose Hill would have been located within present day West Baton Rouge Parish.

The location of Rose Hill has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Rose Hill is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Rose Hill was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Rose Hill would have been located in the (225) area code.

Communities near Rose Hill ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Baton Rouge   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Rose Hill

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Central   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Rose Hill

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Zachary   [Map]

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

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Baker   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of Rose Hill

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Plaquemine   [Map]

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

Located in Iberville Parish

Addis   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Rose Hill

Port Allen   [Map]

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

New Roads   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rose Hill

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Jackson   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Rose Hill

Located in East Feliciana Parish

Brusly   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Rose Hill

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

Communities Also Named Rose Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Rose Hill: This one is located in West Baton Rouge Parish and the other is located in Vermilion Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 54 communities that are also named Rose Hill - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (2), California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (4), Illinois (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Maryland, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, New York (3), North Carolina (2), Ohio (2), Ontario, South Carolina (5), Tennessee (4), Texas (3), Virginia (5), Washington and West Virginia.

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

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 Rose Hill. 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 Rose Hill. 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 Rose Hill.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Louisiana

About West Baton Rouge Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for West Baton Rouge Parish: www.wbrcouncil.org/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Rose Hill, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>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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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rose Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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- Rose Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rose Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5624, Longitude: -91.3121     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rose Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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