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Sarpy, Louisiana

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Welcome to Sarpy ...

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

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

Sarpy would have been located within present day Saint Charles Parish.

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

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

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

If Sarpy still existed, it would have been in the (985) area code.

Communities near Sarpy ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Orleans   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the East (E) of Sarpy

Located in Orleans Parish

Kenner   [Map]

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

Located in Jefferson Parish

Harahan   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Sarpy

Located in Jefferson Parish

Westwego   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Sarpy

Located in Jefferson Parish

Gramercy   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Sarpy

Located in Saint James Parish

Lutcher   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Sarpy

Located in Saint James Parish

Gypsy   [Map]

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

Killona   [Map]

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

Destrehan   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sarpy

Luling   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sarpy

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

Communities Also Named Sarpy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Sarpy - it's located in Montana.

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

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 Sarpy. 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 Sarpy. 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 Sarpy.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Louisiana

About Saint Charles Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saint Charles Parish:

The official website for State of Louisiana:

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 Sarpy, 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 Sarpy - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sarpy) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sarpy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0008, Longitude: -90.4076     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sarpy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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