Louisiana Highway 978

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Louisiana Highway 978 marker

Louisiana Highway 978
Route information
Maintained by Louisiana DOTD
Length: 4.69 mi (7.55 km)
Major junctions
South end: US 190 east of Livonia
North end: LA 1 in Oscar
Highway system
  • Louisiana Highway System
LA 977 LA 979

Louisiana Highway 978 (LA 978) is a state highway in Louisiana that serves Pointe Coupee Parish. It spans 4.69 miles (7.55 km) in a south-to-north direction, but since it is an even numbered highway, it is considered to be an east/west roadway. It is known locally as Bigman Lane.

Route description[edit]

From the south, LA 978 begins at an intersection with US 190 east of Livonia, near Torbert. It heads north and intersects with LA 979 before coming to an end at LA 1 near False River, in the unincorporated community of Oscar.

It is an undivided, two-lane highway for its entire length.

Major junctions[edit]

The entire highway is in Pointe Coupee Parish.

Location Mile km Destinations Notes
Livonia 0.00 0.00 US 190 Southern terminus
1.10 1.77 LA 979 west Eastern terminus of LA 979
Oscar 4.69 7.55 LA 1 (False River Road) Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

External links[edit]

Route map: Google / Bing