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The location of Sicily Island













Welcome to Sicily Island ...

The village of Sicily Island is located in Catahoula Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Sicily Island: Sicily Is. (in Canada, 'Isld.' is the more common abbreviation.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Sicily Island has a population of 464 people<2> (see below for details).

Sicily Island is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Sicily Island: (318)

The ZIP code for Sicily Island: 71368<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sicily Island had a population of 526 people (which is 5.05% of the total population of Catahoula Parish). This makes Sicily Island the parish's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Sicily Island represents 0.01% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 226th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 526 people, the population of Sicily Island increased 16.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 453 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Sicily Island had an population of 464 people. This is a decrease of 11.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.43% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Sicily Island.

Communities near Sicily Island ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Ferriday   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Sicily Island

Located in Concordia Parish

Jonesville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sicily Island

Wisner   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Sicily Island

Located in Franklin Parish

Clayton   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sicily Island

Located in Concordia Parish

Ridgecrest   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sicily Island

Located in Concordia Parish

Waterproof   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Sicily Island

Located in Tensas Parish

Gilbert   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Sicily Island

Located in Franklin Parish

Harrisonburg   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sicily Island

Elam   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Sicily Island

Located in Franklin Parish

Dunbarton   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Sicily Island

Located in Concordia Parish

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

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 Sicily Island. 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 Sicily Island. 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 Sicily Island.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sicily Island ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sicily Island. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sicily Island.

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

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Sicily Island). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sicily Island or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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- Sicily Island) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sicily Island. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sicily Island

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sicily Island. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8494, Longitude: -91.6598     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sicily Island have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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This page was last modified: 19 Aug 2019