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Welcome to Louisa ...
The location of Louisa has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Louisa: loh-WEE-sah<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Louisa has a population of 1,663 people<3> (see below for details).
Louisa is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Louisa lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Louisa is located in the (540) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Louisa had a population of 1,555 people. This makes Louisa the county's most populous community.
The population of Louisa represents 0.02% of the population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 109th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,555 people, the population of Louisa increased 10.99% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,401 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Louisa had an population of 1,663 people. This is an increase of 6.95% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.7% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Louisa.
Communities near Louisa ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Louisa and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Louisa.
Communities Also Named Louisa ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Louisa - they are located in Florida, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana (2) and Quebec.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Louisa.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Louisa:
Websites for Louisa ...
Official Website: www.louisatown.org/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Louisa ...
Looking for more information about Louisa? 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 Louisa, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Louisa.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Louisa: www.louisatown.org/
The official website for Louisa County: www.louisacounty.com/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019