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Welcome to Sweetville ...

So far, we have found very little information about Sweetville. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Sweetville to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Sweetville, please Contact Us.


Sweetville would have been located within present day Beauregard Parish.

The location of Sweetville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Sweetville is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Sweetville was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Sweetville once stood is in the (337) area code.

Communities near Sweetville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

DeRidder   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the North (N) of Sweetville

DeQuincy   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sweetville

Located in Calcasieu Parish

Rosepine   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Sweetville

Located in Vernon Parish

Merryville   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Sweetville

Reeves   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sweetville

Located in Allen Parish

Longville   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of Sweetville

Singer   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Sweetville

Ragley   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Sweetville

Dry Creek   [Map]

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

Ikes   [Map]

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

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

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 Sweetville. 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 Sweetville. 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 Sweetville.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Beauregard Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Sweetville, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>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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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sweetville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sweetville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sweetville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.6749, Longitude: -93.2482     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sweetville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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