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State Line, Louisiana
(Claiborne Parish)

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Welcome to State Line ...

Although we found mention of State Line during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how State Line was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

While we are confident that State Line was located in Claiborne Parish, we don't know its actual location within the parish.

We've added State Line to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of State Line - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with State Line, please Contact Us.

Time Zone: The area where we believe that State Line might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

We believe that State Line would be found within the (318) area code.

Communities Also Named State Line ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named State Line: This one is located in Claiborne Parish and the other is located in Washington Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 55 communities that are also named State Line - they are located in Alabama (4), Arkansas (2), Connecticut (2), Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (4), Iowa, Kansas (6), Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York (4), North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (6), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (3), Texas (2) and Wisconsin (2).

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past State Line and then turned west". While State Line could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added State Line as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Miller Creek to see Pete ... Miller Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that State Line could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong parish. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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