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Welcome to Valentine ...

Valentine is located in Lafourche Parish.

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

Valentine is near sea level<2>.

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

Valentine lies within the (985) area code.

Communities near Valentine ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Houma   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the West (W) of Valentine

Located in Terrebonne Parish

Lockport   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Valentine

Golden Meadow   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Valentine

Gheens   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Valentine

Larose   [Map]

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

Mathews   [Map]

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

Bourg   [Map]

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

Located in Terrebonne Parish

Cut Off   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Valentine

Montegut   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Valentine

Located in Terrebonne Parish

Raceland   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Valentine

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

Communities Also Named Valentine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Valentine - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, Ohio, South Carolina (2) and Texas.

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

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 Valentine. 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 Valentine. 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 Valentine.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valentine ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Louisiana

About Lafourche Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valentine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5947, Longitude: -90.4673     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Valentine have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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