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(Terrebonne Parish)

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The location of Southdown













Welcome to Southdown ...

Southdown is located in Terrebonne Parish.

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

Southdown is near sea level<2>.

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

Southdown is located in the (985) area code.

Communities near Southdown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Thibodaux   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the North (N) of Southdown

Located in Lafourche Parish

Lockport   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Southdown

Located in Lafourche Parish

Bayou Blue   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Southdown

Located in Lafourche Parish

Bourg   [Map]

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

Gray   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Southdown

Theriot   [Map]

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

Magnolia Plantation   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Southdown

Minerva Plantation   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Southdown

Schriever   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Southdown

Raceland   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Southdown

Located in Lafourche Parish

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

Communities Also Named Southdown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Southdown: This one is located in Terrebonne Parish and the other is located in East Baton Rouge Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 3 communities that are also named Southdown - they are located in Kentucky and Texas.

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

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 Southdown. 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 Southdown. 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 Southdown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Southdown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Terrebonne Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Southdown. 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 Southdown - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Southdown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Southdown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5869, Longitude: -90.7390     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Southdown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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