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The location of Swift













Welcome to Swift ...

Swift is located in Webster Parish.

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

Swift is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Swift is located in the (318) area code.

Communities near Swift ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Minden   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the North (N) of Swift

Haughton   [Map]

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

Located in Bossier Parish

Ringgold   [Map]

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

Located in Bienville Parish

Sibley   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Swift

Gibsland   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Swift

Located in Bienville Parish

Doyline   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Swift

Hall Summit   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Swift

Located in Red River Parish

Athens   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Swift

Located in Claiborne Parish

Dixie Inn   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Swift

Dubberly   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Swift

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

Communities Also Named Swift ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Swift - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas and Washington.

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

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 Swift. 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 Swift. 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 Swift.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Swift ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Webster Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Swift. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4465, Longitude: -93.2538     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Swift have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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