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(Rapides Parish)

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The location of Smithville













Welcome to Smithville ...

Smithville is located in Rapides Parish.

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

Smithville is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Smithville is located in the (318) area code.

Communities near Smithville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Ball   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the North (N) of Smithville

Lecompte   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Smithville

Woodworth   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Smithville

Boyce   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Smithville

Pollock   [Map]

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

Located in Grant Parish

Dry Prong   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Smithville

Located in Grant Parish

Creola   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Smithville

Located in Grant Parish

Libuse   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Smithville

Tioga   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of Smithville

Anandale   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Smithville

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

Communities Also Named Smithville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Smithville: This one is located in Rapides Parish and the other is located in Vernon Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 58 communities that are also named Smithville - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (4), California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky (2), Maine, Maryland (5), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey (2), New York (2), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

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 Smithville. 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 Smithville. 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 Smithville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smithville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Rapides Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rapides Parish: www.rppj.com/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smithville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3246, Longitude: -92.4101     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Smithville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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