Colyell, Louisiana

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Colyell
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Louisiana
Parish Livingston
Elevation 26 ft (7.9 m)
Coordinates 30°23′26″N 90°46′12″W / 30.39056°N 90.77000°W / 30.39056; -90.77000Coordinates: 30°23′26″N 90°46′12″W / 30.39056°N 90.77000°W / 30.39056; -90.77000
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code 225
Location of Colyell in Louisiana
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Location of Louisiana in the United States

Colyell is an unincorporated community in Livingston Parish, Louisiana, United States. It was named for Francisco Collell, who was the commandant of Galveztown in 1779.[citation needed]

Currently, the only school located in the Colyell area is Frost School, grades pre-kindergarten through eighth.[1] Colyell supports a community ball park, located on Perrilloux Road. It also has a volunteer fire department, part of Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 7.[2]

Residents use Livingston, Louisiana, as their home mailing address.[citation needed] The area code for Colyell is 225; and the telephone prefix is 698, the same as for French Settlement.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Frost School at www.ourfrostschool.com
  2. ^ Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 7 at www.lted.com/lpfd7 <--Dead link, 09 December 2015.