So far, we have found very little information about Turtle Lake. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
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Our information shows that the community of Turtle Lake is historic. The information below applies to the area where Turtle Lake would have been located.
Typical Abbreviation: Turtle Lk.
Time Zone: The area where Turtle Lake was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)
Telephone Area Code for surrounding area: (318)
Elevation: 50 feet [15.24 m] above sea level<2>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Turtle Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6079, Longitude: -91.6201 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Turtle Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||31° 36' 28"|
|Lon: ||-91° 37' 12"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<4> Ferriday South
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Turtle Lake
|GNIS ID: 544684 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: 22 / 76755 |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Turtle Lake)