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Welcome to Savoy ...

Savoy is located in Saint Landry Parish<1>.

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

Savoy is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Savoy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Savoy - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Illinois, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Savoy ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Savoy.

  • Opelousas [Saint Landry Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Opelousas
    • Opelousas [Saint Landry Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Savoy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,911 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opelousas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opelousas<5>
  • Eunice [Saint Landry Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eunice
    • Eunice [Saint Landry Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Savoy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,814 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eunice
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eunice<5>
  • Rayne [Acadia Parish]
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    • Rayne [Acadia Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Savoy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,992 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rayne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rayne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rayne<5>
  • Ville Platte [Evangeline Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ville Platte
    • Ville Platte [Evangeline Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Savoy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,033 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ville Platte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ville Platte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ville Platte<5>
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    • Church Point [Acadia Parish]
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      • Church Point [Acadia Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Savoy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,361 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Church Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Church Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Church Point<5>
    • Mamou [Evangeline Parish]
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      • Mamou [Evangeline Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Savoy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,118 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mamou have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamou
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mamou<5>
    • Sunset [Saint Landry Parish]
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      • Sunset [Saint Landry Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Savoy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,861 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunset<5>
    • Basile [Evangeline Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Basile
      • Basile [Evangeline Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Savoy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,783 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Basile have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Basile
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Basile<5>
    • Iota [Acadia Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iota
      • Iota [Acadia Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Savoy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,433 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iota have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iota
    • Washington [Saint Landry Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
      • Washington [Saint Landry Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Savoy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 914 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Savoy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Savoy.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Savoy. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Savoy.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Savoy. See our Newspapers Page for Savoy.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Savoy ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Louisiana

About Saint Landry Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Savoy. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Saint Landry, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Savoy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Savoy) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Savoy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5074, Longitude: -92.3196       In this case, the coordinates for Savoy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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