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The location of Turps













Welcome to Turps ...

Turps is located in Beauregard Parish.

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

Turps is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Turps: (337)

Communities near Turps ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Lake Charles   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the South (S) of Turps

Located in Calcasieu Parish

Sulphur   [Map]

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

Located in Calcasieu Parish

Westlake   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Turps

Located in Calcasieu Parish

Iowa   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Turps

Located in Calcasieu Parish

DeQuincy   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Turps

Located in Calcasieu Parish

Fenton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Turps

Located in Jefferson Davis Parish

Reeves   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Turps

Located in Allen Parish

Ragley   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Turps

Moss Bluff   [Map]

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

Located in Calcasieu Parish

Indian Village   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Turps

Located in Allen Parish

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

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 Turps. 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 Turps. 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 Turps.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Turps ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Beauregard Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Turps. 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 Turps - 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' (or 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- Turps) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Turps. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4183, Longitude: -93.2004     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Turps have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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