Louisiana Highway 24

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Louisiana Highway 24 marker

Louisiana Highway 24
Route information
Maintained by Louisiana DOTD
Length: 36.0 mi[1] (57.9 km)
Existed: 1955 renumbering – present
Major junctions
West end: LA 20 in Schriever
 

US 90 in Gray
LA 3040 in Bayou Cane
LA 182 in Houma
LA 57 in Houma
LA 56 in Houma
LA 55 in Klondyke

LA 3235 in Larose
East end: LA 1 in Larose
Location
Parishes: Terrebonne, Lafourche
Highway system
  • Louisiana Highway System
LA 23 LA 25

Louisiana Highway 24 (LA 24) is a state highway in Louisiana that serves Lafourche and Terrebonne Parishes. It spans 35.61 miles (57.31 km)[1] and is bannered west/east.

Route description[edit]

LA 24 begins at an interchange with LA 20 in Schriever. Proceeding southeast, LA 24 intersects U.S. 90 (Future I-49) in Gray and becomes the main road through Houma. LA 24 continues along Bayou Terrebonne to Bourg where it turns briefly north then east along Bayou Blue (parallel with the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway) to Larose. This last link is commonly known as the Bourg-Larose Highway. LA 24 ends at a junction with LA 1 in Larose.


Major intersections[edit]

Parish Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Terrebonne Schriever 0.0 0.0 LA 20 – Thibodaux Western terminus;
Interchange
Schriever-Gray line 1.5 2.4 LA 311 south (St. Bridget Road) Northern terminus of LA 311
Gray 3.5 5.6 LA 316 east (Bayou Blue Road) Western terminus of LA 316
4.7 7.6 US 90 – Morgan City, New Orleans Interchange; Exit 202 (U.S. 90)
6.7 10.8 LA 660 east (Coteau Road) Western terminus of LA 660
Bayou Cane 8.2 13.2 LA 3040 (Martin Luther King Boulevard) Western terminus of LA 3040
Bayou Cane-Houma line 11.0 17.7 LA 664 (St. Charles Street) Northern terminus of LA 664
Houma 11.8 19.0 LA 312 (Lafayette Street) Northern terminus of LA 312
12.2 19.6 LA 182 west (Barrow Street) – Morgan City West end of LA 182 concurrency
12.3 19.8 LA 182 east (New Orleans Boulevard) – New Orleans East end of LA 182 concurrency
12.4 20.0 Bridge over Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
13.1 21.1 LA 57 (Grand Caillou Road) – Cocodrie
LA 659 south (East Park Avenue)
Northern terminus of LA 57;
Northern terminus of LA 659
Westbound LA 24 crosses a bridge over Bayou Terrebonne
13.6 21.9 LA 661 west (Howard Avenue) Eastern terminus of LA 661
Houma eastern limit 14.7 23.7 LA 3087 (Prospect Boulevard) Southern terminus of LA 3087
17.5 28.2 LA 56 – Chauvin, Cocodrie Northern terminus of LA 56
17.5 28.2 Bridge over Bayou Petit Caillou
Presquille 17.6 28.3 Bridge over Bayou Terrebonne
17.7 28.5 LA 659 north – Houma Southern terminus of LA 659
Bourg 20.3 32.7 LA 316 (Company Canal Road) Eastern terminus of LA 316
20.4 32.8 Bridge over Company Canal
Klondyke 21.6 34.8 LA 55 (Montegut Road) – Montegut Northern terminus of LA 55
Lafourche   33.6 54.1 Bridge over Bayou L'Eau Bleu/Bayou Manuel
Larose 35.6 57.3 LA 3235 – Galliano, Grand Isle Northern terminus of LA 3235
36.0 57.9 LA 1 (West 5th Street) – Raceland, Grand Isle Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

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External links[edit]

Route map: Google / Bing