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Tide, Louisiana

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Welcome to Tide ...

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

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

Tide would have been located within present day Grant Parish.

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

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

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

Tide would have been located in the (318) area code.

Communities near Tide ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Winnfield   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the North (N) of Tide

Located in Winn Parish

Colfax   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Tide

Montgomery   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Tide

Pollock   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Tide

Dry Prong   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Tide

Tullos   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Tide

Located in La Salle Parish

Georgetown   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Tide

Calvin   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tide

Located in Winn Parish

Atlanta   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tide

Located in Winn Parish

Joyce   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Tide

Located in Winn Parish

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

Communities Also Named Tide ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Tide - they are located in Oregon, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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

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 Tide. 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 Tide. 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 Tide.

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

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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 Tide, 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 Tide - 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- Tide) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tide. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7335, Longitude: -92.6196     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tide have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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