A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Sumpter ...
So far, we have found very little information about Sumpter. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Sumpter to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Sumpter, please Contact Us.
Sumpter would have been located within present day Lincoln Parish.
The location of Sumpter has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Sumpter is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Sumpter was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Sumpter once stood is in the (318) area code.
Communities near Sumpter ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Sumpter
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sumpter
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Sumpter
Located in Union Parish
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Sumpter
Located in Bienville Parish
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Sumpter
Located in Union Parish
Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sumpter
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sumpter
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Sumpter
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sumpter
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sumpter
Located in Jackson Parish
To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Sumpter.
Communities Also Named Sumpter ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Sumpter - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sumpter.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Sumpter:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lincoln Parish: www.lincolnparish.org/
The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.
This page was last modified: 16 Aug 2019