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Welcome to Saint Louis ...

Saint Louis is located in Saint Landry Parish.

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

When the people of Saint Louis refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Saint Louisan<2>

A typical abbreviation for Saint Louis: St. Louis

Saint Louis is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Saint Louis ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Opelousas   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the South (S) of Saint Louis

Ville Platte   [Map]

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

Located in Evangeline Parish

Bunkie   [Map]

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

Located in Avoyelles Parish

Mamou   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Saint Louis

Located in Evangeline Parish

Cottonport   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Saint Louis

Located in Avoyelles Parish

Pine Prairie   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Saint Louis

Located in Evangeline Parish

Mansura   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Saint Louis

Located in Avoyelles Parish

Washington   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Saint Louis

Moreauville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Saint Louis

Located in Avoyelles Parish

Hessmer   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Saint Louis

Located in Avoyelles Parish

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

Communities Also Named Saint Louis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Saint Louis: This one is located in Saint Landry Parish and the other is located in Iberville Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 18 communities that are also named Saint Louis - they are located in California, Georgia, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Prince Edward Island, Quebec (3), Saskatchewan, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Saint Louis. 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 Saint Louis. 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 Saint Louis.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Louis ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Saint Landry Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Louis. 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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Saint Louis refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Saint Louis may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Louis - 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' (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- Saint Louis) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Louis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8055, Longitude: -92.1746     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saint Louis have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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