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The location of Stanton













Welcome to Stanton ...

Stanton is located in Orleans Parish.

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

Stanton is near sea level<2>.

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

Stanton lies within the (504) area code.

Communities near Stanton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Orleans   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the West (W) of Stanton

Kenner   [Map]

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

Located in Jefferson Parish

Gretna   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Stanton

Located in Jefferson Parish

Harahan   [Map]

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

Located in Jefferson Parish

Westwego   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Stanton

Located in Jefferson Parish

Jean Lafitte   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Stanton

Located in Jefferson Parish

Arabi   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Stanton

Located in Saint Bernard Parish

Poydras   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Stanton

Located in Saint Bernard Parish

Belle Chasse   [Map]

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

Located in Plaquemines Parish

Scarsdale   [Map]

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

Located in Plaquemines Parish

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

Communities Also Named Stanton ...

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

Beyond Louisiana, there are 32 communities that are also named Stanton - they are located in Alabama, Arizona (2), California, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas (5), Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska (2), New Jersey, North Dakota, Northwest Territories, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

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 Stanton. 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 Stanton. 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 Stanton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stanton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Orleans Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stanton. 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 Stanton - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Stanton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stanton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9174, Longitude: -89.9409     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stanton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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