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The location of Tangipahoa

Welcome to Tangipahoa ...

The village of Tangipahoa is located in Tangipahoa Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Tangipahoa has a population of 851 people<2> (see below for details).

Tangipahoa is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Tangipahoa is located in the (985) area code.

The ZIP code for Tangipahoa: 70465<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tangipahoa had a population of 748 people. This makes Tangipahoa the parish's 7th most populous community.

The population of Tangipahoa represents 0.02% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 197th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 748 people, the population of Tangipahoa has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 747 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Tangipahoa had an population of 851 people. This is an increase of 13.77% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.92% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Tangipahoa.

Communities near Tangipahoa ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Amite City   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the South (S) of Tangipahoa

Kentwood   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of Tangipahoa

Magnolia   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Tangipahoa

Located in Pike County (MS)

Independence   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Tangipahoa

Roseland   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Tangipahoa

Greensburg   [Map]

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

Located in Saint Helena Parish

Osyka   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Tangipahoa

Located in Pike County (MS)

Montpelier   [Map]

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

Located in Saint Helena Parish

Sunny Hill   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Tangipahoa

Located in Washington Parish

Henry City   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Tangipahoa

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

Communities Also Named Tangipahoa ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Tangipahoa - it's located in Mississippi.

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

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 Tangipahoa. 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 Tangipahoa. 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 Tangipahoa.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tangipahoa ...

Looking for more information about Tangipahoa? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Tangipahoa, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tangipahoa.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Tangipahoa Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tangipahoa. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Tangipahoa Parish:

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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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tangipahoa.

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

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Tangipahoa). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tangipahoa or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tangipahoa) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Tangipahoa. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tangipahoa

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tangipahoa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8755, Longitude: -90.5138     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tangipahoa have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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