List of state highways in Louisiana (500–549)

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The following is a list of state highways in the U.S. state of Louisiana designated in the 500-549 range.


Louisiana Highway 500[edit]

Main article: Louisiana Highway 500

Louisiana Highway 500
Location: PacktonTrout
Length: 24.59 mi[1] (39.57 km)
Existed: 1955–present


Louisiana Highway 502[edit]

Louisiana Highway 502
Location: Georgetown
Length: 1.52 mi[1] (2.45 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 502 (LA 502) runs 1.52 miles (2.45 km) in a north–south direction from US 165 to LA 500 in Georgetown, Grant Parish.[2]

The route heads due east from US 165 then turns northward after crossing the Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR) tracks. Now running parallel to US 165, LA 502 enters Georgetown and intersects LA 500. The north–south section of the route represents the original alignment of US 165 in the area. It is an undivided two-lane highway for its entire length.[2][3][4]

The entire highway is in Grant Parish.

Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
  0.0 0.0 US 165 – Alexandria, Monroe Southern terminus
Georgetown 1.5 2.4 LA 500 Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 505[edit]

Louisiana Highway 505
Location: TannehillWeston
Length: 25.24 mi[1] (40.62 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 505 (LA 505) runs 25.24 miles (40.62 km) in a north–south direction from US 167 at Tannehill, Winn Parish to LA 4 in Weston, Jackson Parish.[5]

The route is roughly L-shaped, initially heading northwest from US 167.[4][5][6] It then curves to the northeast, passing between the towns of Jonesboro and Dodson as it crosses US 167 at Wyatt. LA 505 continues northeast to an intersection with LA 4 in Weston. It is an undivided two-lane highway for its entire length.[5][7][8]


Louisiana Highway 520[edit]

Louisiana Highway 520
Location: Claiborne
Length: 16.18 mi[1] (26.04 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 520 (LA 520) runs 16.18 miles (26.04 km) in a north–south direction from US 79 in Homer to LA 161 northeast of Gordon, Claiborne Parish.[9]

The route heads in a general northeast direction from an intersection with US 79 at the northern tip of Homer. It makes a brief jog eastward onto LA 2 Alternate at Colquitt before turning north toward LA 161 just south of the Arkansas state line. It is an undivided two-lane highway for its entire length.[9][10][11]

The entire highway is in Claiborne Parish.

Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Homer 0.0 0.0 US 79 – Homer, Haynesville Southern terminus
  11.3 18.2
LA 2 Alt. west – Haynesville
South end of LA 2 Alternate concurrency
Colquitt 12.0 19.3
LA 2 Alt. east – Summerfield
North end of LA 2 Alternate concurrency
  16.2 26.1 LA 161 – Haynesville, El Dorado Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 523[edit]

Louisiana Highway 523
Location: Shreveport
Length: 5.88 mi[1] (9.46 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 523 (LA 523) runs 5.88 miles (9.46 km) in a southeast to northwest direction from LA 1 to LA 511 in Shreveport, Caddo Parish.[12]

The route heads west from LA 1 at Lucas, a point within the southeast corner of Shreveport. After intersecting LA 3132 (Inner Loop Expressway), LA 523 curves to the southwest then turns northwest. The highway follows Ellerbe Road across LA 516 (East Bert Kouns Industrial Loop) to a second interchange with LA 3132 just east of I-49. LA 523 proceeds northward onto Line Avenue to its terminus at LA 511 in an area of Shreveport known as Cedar Grove.[11][12][13]


Louisiana Highway 524[edit]

Louisiana Highway 524
Location: Grant Parish
Length: 9.88 mi[1] (15.90 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 524 (LA 524) runs 9.88 miles (15.90 km) in a north–south direction from US 165 north of Pollock to the end of state maintenance at a point just north of LA 123 in Breezy Hill, Grant Parish.[14]

The route parallels US 165 through the community of Antonia. It then makes a brief jog onto US 165 before crossing to the west side of the highway and continuing toward Breezy Hill, where it continues as a local road. LA 524 represents the original alignment of US 165 through the area. It is an undivided two-lane highway for its entire length.[3][4][14]


The entire highway is in Grant Parish.

Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
  0.0 0.0 US 165 – Alexandria, Monroe Southern terminus
  5.0 8.0 US 165 south – Alexandria South end of US 165 concurrency
  5.5 8.9 US 165 north – Monroe North end of US 165 concurrency
Breezy Hill 9.5 15.3 LA 123 – Dry Prong
9.9 15.9 End state maintenance 0.4 miles (0.64 km) north of LA 123 Northern terminus; road continues north as Old US 165, a local road
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 527[edit]

Louisiana Highway 527
Location: TaylortownLake Bistineau
Length: 13.55 mi[1] (21.81 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 527 (LA 527) runs 13.55 miles (21.81 km) in an east–west direction from US 71 at Taylortown, Bossier Parish to LA 163 south of Lake Bistineau State Park in Webster Parish.[15]


Louisiana Highway 541[edit]

Main article: Louisiana Highway 541

Louisiana Highway 541
Location: AvondaleHarvey
Length: 9.72 mi[1] (15.64 km)
Existed: 1955–present


Louisiana Highway 546[edit]

Louisiana Highway 546
Location: Ouachita Parish
Length: 10.75 mi[1] (17.30 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 546 (LA 546) runs 10.75 miles (17.30 km) in a southwest to northeast direction from LA 34 northeast of Eros to a junction with US 80 and LA 15 west of Monroe, Ouachita Parish.[16]

The route heads northeast from LA 34 and intersects LA 151 at Cadeville where it passes West Ouachita High School. Near the end of its route, LA 546 crosses the Kansas City Southern Railway (KCSRW) tracks via an overpass and travels through an interchange with I-20 in Cheniere. It ends a short distance later at an intersection with US 80 and southbound LA 15, connecting to West Monroe. Northbound LA 15 continues straight ahead toward Farmerville. LA 546 is an undivided two-lane highway for its entire length.[8][16][17]

The entire highway is in Ouachita Parish.

Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
  0.0 0.0 LA 34 – Eros, West Monroe Southern terminus
Cadeville 2.0 3.2 LA 151 – Calhoun Southern terminus of LA 151
  5.5 8.9 LA 838 (New Natchitoches Road) – Cheniere Lake, West Monroe Western terminus of LA 838
Cheniere 10.0–
10.3
16.1–
16.6
I‑20 – Monroe, Shreveport Exit 108 on I-20
10.7 17.2 US 80 / LA 15 south (Cypress Street) – West Monroe, Ruston
LA 15 north – Farmerville
Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 549[edit]

Louisiana Highway 549
Location: Union Parish
Length: 15.54 mi[1] (25.01 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 549 (LA 549) runs 15.54 miles (25.01 km) in a north–south direction from LA 15 north of Farmerville to the Arkansas state line north of Oakland, Union Parish.[18]

The route heads north from LA 15 and intersects LA 348 at Conway. LA 549 then passes the Union Wildlife Management Area and curves to the northeast at Truxno. Shortly before crossing the Arkansas state line, LA 549 intersects LA 551 in Oakland. The road continues toward Strong, Arkansas and US 82 as Arkansas Highway 275. It is an undivided two-lane highway for its entire length.[8][18][19][20]

The entire highway is in Union Parish.

Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Farmerville 0.0 0.0 LA 15 – Farmerville, Spearsville Southern terminus
Conway 5.1 8.2 LA 348 – Marion Western terminus of LA 348
Oakland 14.5 23.3 LA 551 – Marion Northern terminus of LA 551
  15.6 25.1 Hwy. 275 north (Oakland Road) – Strong Northern terminus; continuation in Arkansas
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

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  11. ^ a b Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (February 2012). District 04: Official Control Section Map / Construction and Maintenance (Map). Cartography by La DOTD Office of Multimodal Planning. http://www.dotd.la.gov/planning/mapping/District%20Maps/District_04.pdf. Retrieved September 29, 2013.
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  13. ^ Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (February 2012). Caddo Parish (South Section) (Map). Cartography by La DOTD Office of Multimodal Planning. http://www.dotd.la.gov/planning/mapping/Parish%20Maps/Caddo_South.pdf. Retrieved October 16, 2013.
  14. ^ a b Google Inc. "Overview Map of LA 524". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?saddr=LA+524+(Southern+Terminus)&daddr=31.577514,-92.4141733+to:31.6162539,-92.4240575+to:31.647762,-92.4318461+to:LA+524+(Northern+Terminus)&hl=en&ll=31.605733,-92.412529&spn=0.149124,0.338173&sll=31.665322,-92.434646&sspn=0.002329,0.005284&geocode=FaRC4QEdy_h9-g%3BFarV4QEdI999-inTdb5ApFUlhjH7sMwpC2VDOw%3BFf1s4gEdh7h9-imHVyGug_8vhjFVzWuk45oyWQ%3BFRLo4gEdGpp9-im7H3ptsv8vhjHCPKlA_0zxNg%3BFRIs4wEdgI99-g&t=m&mra=dme&mrsp=4&sz=18&via=1,2,3&z=12. Retrieved September 29, 2013.
  15. ^ Google Inc. "Overview Map of LA 527". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?saddr=LA+527+(Western+Terminus)&daddr=32.4261418,-93.4991336+to:LA+527+(Eastern+Terminus)&hl=en&ll=32.414168,-93.492279&spn=0.159987,0.338173&sll=32.412719,-93.497086&sspn=0.15999,0.338173&geocode=FWIu7gEdh9Vr-g%3BFZ3I7gEdA1Ft-inTsnvkdSQxhjFstSGneMmcgw%3BFQTE7gEdxeFu-g&mra=dpe&mrsp=1&sz=12&via=1&t=m&z=12. Retrieved September 29, 2013.
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  17. ^ Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (February 2012). Ouachita Parish (Map). Cartography by La DOTD Office of Multimodal Planning. http://www.dotd.la.gov/planning/mapping/Parish%20Maps/Ouachita.pdf. Retrieved September 29, 2013.
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  19. ^ Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (February 2012). Union Parish (West Section) (Map). Cartography by La DOTD Office of Multimodal Planning. http://www.dotd.la.gov/planning/mapping/Parish%20Maps/Union_West.pdf. Retrieved September 29, 2013.
  20. ^ Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (February 2012). Union Parish (East Section) (Map). Cartography by La DOTD Office of Multimodal Planning. http://www.dotd.la.gov/planning/mapping/Parish%20Maps/Union_East.pdf. Retrieved September 29, 2013.

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