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Transylvania, Louisiana

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The location of Transylvania

Welcome to Transylvania ...

Transylvania is located in East Carroll Parish.

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

Transylvania is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Transylvania is located in the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Transylvania: 71286<3>

Communities near Transylvania ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Tallulah   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the South (S) of Transylvania

Located in Madison Parish

Lake Providence   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Transylvania

Oak Grove   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Transylvania

Located in West Carroll Parish

Epps   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Transylvania

Located in West Carroll Parish

Mayersville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Transylvania

Located in Issaquena County (MS)

Forest   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Transylvania

Located in West Carroll Parish

Cary   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Transylvania

Located in Sharkey County (MS)

Pioneer   [Map]

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

Located in West Carroll Parish

Sondheimer   [Map]

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

Chotard   [Map]

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

Located in Issaquena County (MS)

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

Communities Also Named Transylvania ...

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

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

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 Transylvania. 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 Transylvania. 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 Transylvania.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Transylvania ...

Looking for more information about Transylvania? 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 Transylvania, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Transylvania.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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<3>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 community (such as Transylvania). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Transylvania or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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 from Point A (ie- Transylvania) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Transylvania. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6785, Longitude: -91.1826     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Transylvania have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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