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Tunica, Louisiana
(West Feliciana Parish)

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The location of Tunica

Welcome to Tunica ...

Tunica is located in West Feliciana Parish.

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

Tunica is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Tunica is within the boundaries of the (225) area code.

The ZIP code for Tunica: 70782<3>

Communities near Tunica ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Roads   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the South (S) of Tunica

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Simmesport   [Map]

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

Located in Avoyelles Parish

Saint Francisville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Tunica

Woodville   [Map]

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

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

Morganza   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Tunica

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Weyanoke   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of Tunica

Batchelor   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Tunica

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Innis   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Tunica

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Lettsworth   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Tunica

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Wakefield   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Tunica

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

Communities Also Named Tunica ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Tunica: This one is located in West Feliciana Parish and the other is located in Winn Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 2 communities that are also named Tunica - they are located in and Mississippi.

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

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 Tunica. 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 Tunica. 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 Tunica.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tunica ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Louisiana

About West Feliciana Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Louisiana:

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 Tunica - 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 Tunica). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tunica 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tunica) 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 Tunica. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tunica

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tunica. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9293, Longitude: -91.5551     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tunica have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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