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Welcome to West Ferriday ...

West Ferriday is located in Concordia Parish<1>.

The location of West Ferriday has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for West Ferriday: W. Ferriday

West Ferriday is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

West Ferriday lies within the (318) area code.

Communities near West Ferriday ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near West Ferriday.

  • Natchez [Adams County]
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    • Natchez [Adams County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of West Ferriday
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,615 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Natchez
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Natchez<5>
  • Vidalia [Concordia Parish]
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    • Vidalia [Concordia Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of West Ferriday
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,815 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vidalia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vidalia<5>
  • Jonesville [Catahoula Parish]
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    • Jonesville [Catahoula Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of West Ferriday
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,000 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jonesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesville<5>
  • Clayton [Concordia Parish]
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    • Clayton [Concordia Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of West Ferriday
    • Estimated population in 2019: 640 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<5>
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    • Ridgecrest [Concordia Parish]
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      • Ridgecrest [Concordia Parish] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of West Ferriday
      • Estimated population in 2019: 603 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgecrest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Waterproof [Tensas Parish]
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      • Waterproof [Tensas Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of West Ferriday
      • Estimated population in 2019: 555 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterproof have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterproof<5>
    • Sicily Island [Catahoula Parish]
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      • Sicily Island [Catahoula Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of West Ferriday
      • Estimated population in 2019: 465 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sicily Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Harrisonburg [Catahoula Parish]
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      • Harrisonburg [Catahoula Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of West Ferriday
      • Estimated population in 2019: 317 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisonburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisonburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisonburg<5>
    • Dunbarton [Concordia Parish]
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      • Dunbarton [Concordia Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of West Ferriday
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    • Athlone [Concordia Parish]
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      • Athlone [Concordia Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of West Ferriday
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Ferriday. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Ferriday.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Ferriday. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around West Ferriday.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West Ferriday. See our Newspapers Page for West Ferriday.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Ferriday ...

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

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About Concordia Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Concordia, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Ferriday - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- West Ferriday) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Ferriday. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Ferriday

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Ferriday. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6404, Longitude: -91.5732       In this case, the coordinates for West Ferriday have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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