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The location of Smithfield













Welcome to Smithfield ...

Smithfield is located in West Baton Rouge Parish.

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

Smithfield is near sea level<2>.

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

Smithfield lies within the (225) area code.

Communities near Smithfield ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Baton Rouge   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Smithfield

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Central   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Smithfield

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Zachary   [Map]

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

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Baker   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Smithfield

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Plaquemine   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Smithfield

Located in Iberville Parish

Addis   [Map]

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

Port Allen   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Smithfield

New Roads   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Smithfield

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Brusly   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Smithfield

Saint Francisville   [Map]

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

Located in West Feliciana Parish

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

Communities Also Named Smithfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named Smithfield - they are located in Alabama (3), Alberta, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Ontario (3), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah (2), Virginia (3) and West Virginia (2).

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

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 Smithfield. 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 Smithfield. 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 Smithfield.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smithfield ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About West Baton Rouge Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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

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<3>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 from Point A (ie- Smithfield) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smithfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5455, Longitude: -91.2946     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Smithfield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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