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Welcome to White Castle ...

The town of White Castle is located in Iberville Parish<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, White Castle has a population of 1,685 people<3> (see below for details).

White Castle was established in 1883.

The community of White Castle is near sea level<4>.

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

White Castle lies within the (225) area code.

The ZIP code for White Castle: 70788<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, White Castle had an population of 1,685 people. This is a decrease of 10.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.41% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, White Castle had a population of 1,883 people (which is 5.64% of the total population of Iberville Parish). This makes White Castle the parish's 3rd most populous community.

The population of White Castle represents 0.04% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 120th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,883 people, the population of White Castle decreased 3.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,946 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for White Castle.

Communities Also Named White Castle ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named White Castle: This one is located in Iberville Parish and the other is located in Livingston Parish.

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

Communities near White Castle ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near White Castle.

  • Baton Rouge [East Baton Rouge Parish]
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    • Baton Rouge [East Baton Rouge Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of White Castle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 219,052 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baton Rouge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baton Rouge<7>
  • Gonzales [Ascension Parish]
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    • Gonzales [Ascension Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of White Castle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,245 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gonzales have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gonzales
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gonzales<7>
  • Donaldsonville [Ascension Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donaldsonville
    • Donaldsonville [Ascension Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of White Castle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,638 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Donaldsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donaldsonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donaldsonville<7>
  • Saint Gabriel [Iberville Parish]
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    • Saint Gabriel [Iberville Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of White Castle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,522 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Gabriel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Gabriel<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Addis [West Baton Rouge Parish]
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      • Addis [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of White Castle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,464 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Addis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Addis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Addis<7>
    • Plaquemine [Iberville Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plaquemine
      • Plaquemine [Iberville Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of White Castle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,384 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plaquemine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plaquemine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plaquemine<7>
    • Brusly [West Baton Rouge Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brusly
      • Brusly [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of White Castle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,580 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brusly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brusly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brusly<7>
    • Sorrento [Ascension Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sorrento
      • Sorrento [Ascension Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of White Castle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,719 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sorrento have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sorrento
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sorrento<7>
    • Napoleonville [Assumption Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Napoleonville
      • Napoleonville [Assumption Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of White Castle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 575 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Napoleonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Napoleonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Napoleonville<7>
    • Carville [Iberville Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carville
      • Carville [Iberville Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northeast of White Castle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carville<7>

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 White Castle. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for White Castle.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of White Castle. 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 White Castle.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White Castle ...

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

Adding White Castle to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of White Castle in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for White Castle was on a map titled Map of Louisiana (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for White Castle on our Genealogy Page.

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About Iberville Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Iberville Parish: www.parish.iberville.la.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Iberville, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for White Castle.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around White Castle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 town (such as White Castle). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether White Castle or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- White Castle) 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 White Castle. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from White CastleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Castle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.1610, Longitude: -91.1495       In this case, the coordinates for White Castle have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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