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Welcome to Louisa ...
The location of Louisa has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Louisa: loh-WEE-sah<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Louisa has a population of 1,733 people<4> (see below for details).
Louisa is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Louisa lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Louisa is located in the (540) area code.
Websites for Louisa ...
Official Website: www.louisatown.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Louisa had an population of 1,733 people. This is an increase of 11.45% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.7% since the 2000 Census).
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 (with a count of 1,401 people).
More information can be found on the Census 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.
Communities near Louisa ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Louisa.
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 Louisa. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Louisa.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Louisa. 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 Louisa.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Louisa. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Louisa.
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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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: 27 Oct 2020