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Welcome to Smithland ...

Smithland is located in Pointe Coupee Parish.

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

Smithland is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Smithland is within the (225) area code.

Communities near Smithland ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Roads   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Smithland

Simmesport   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Smithland

Located in Avoyelles Parish

Saint Francisville   [Map]

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

Located in West Feliciana Parish

Melville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Smithland

Located in Saint Landry Parish

Morganza   [Map]

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

Plaucheville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Smithland

Located in Avoyelles Parish

Palmetto   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Smithland

Located in Saint Landry Parish

Batchelor   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of Smithland

Angola   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Smithland

Located in West Feliciana Parish

Tunica   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Smithland

Located in West Feliciana Parish

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

Communities Also Named Smithland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Smithland - they are located in Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

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 Smithland. 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 Smithland. 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 Smithland.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smithland ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Smithland. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Smithland - 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- Smithland) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smithland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9102, Longitude: -91.6637     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Smithland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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