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The location of Tropical Bend













Welcome to Tropical Bend ...

Tropical Bend is located in Plaquemines Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Tropical Bend: Tropical Bnd.

Tropical Bend is near sea level<2>.

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

Tropical Bend is located in the (504) area code.

Communities near Tropical Bend ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Buras   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Tropical Bend

Port Sulphur   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tropical Bend

Boothville   [Map]

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

Grand Bayou Village   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tropical Bend

Pointe a la Hache   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tropical Bend

Venice   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Tropical Bend

Woodland   [Map]

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

Pilottown   [Map]

Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Tropical Bend

Grand Isle   [Map]

Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Tropical Bend

Located in Jefferson Parish

Carlisle   [Map]

Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tropical Bend

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

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 Tropical Bend. 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 Tropical Bend. 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 Tropical Bend.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tropical Bend ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Louisiana

About Plaquemines Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tropical Bend. 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 Tropical Bend - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tropical Bend) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tropical Bend. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.4013, Longitude: -89.6070     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tropical Bend have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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