List of state highways in Louisiana (700–749)

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The following is a list of state highways in the U.S. state of Louisiana designated in the 700-749 range.


Louisiana Highway 700[edit]

Louisiana Highway 700
Location: KaplanLafayette Parish
Length: 10.69 mi[1] (17.20 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 700 (LA 700) runs 10.69 miles (17.20 km) in a general north–south direction from LA 35 north of Kaplan, Vermilion Parish to LA 342 in southwestern Lafayette Parish. The route travels in a reverse "L" shape along rural section line roads.[2]

LA 700 begins at a junction with LA 35 located about 1 mile (1.6 km) north of Kaplan. After traveling east for 1 mile (1.6 km), the highway turns due north and passes through Andrew, intersecting LA 699. LA 700 has a brief concurrency with LA 92 in an area known as Indian Bayou. It then crosses the waterway of the same name, simultaneously crossing from Vermilion Parish into Lafayette Parish. LA 700 continues a short distance further to an intersection with LA 342 west of Ridge. It is an undivided two-lane highway for its entire length.


Parish Location mi[2] km Destinations Notes
Vermilion 0.0 0.0 LA 35 (North Herpin Road) – Kaplan, Rayne Southern terminus
Andrew 5.0 8.0 LA 699 – Leroy, Abbeville
7.0 11.3 LA 92 east – Maurice South end of LA 92 concurrency
Indian Bayou 8.0 12.9 LA 92 west – Crowley North end of LA 92 concurrency
Lafayette 10.7 17.2 LA 342 (Golden Grain Road) – Rayne, Lafayette Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 705[edit]

Louisiana Highway 705
Location: Vermilion Parish
Length: 1.66 mi[1] (2.67 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 705 (LA 705) runs 1.66 miles (2.67 km) in an east–west direction from the Acadia Parish line to LA 35 west of Indian Bayou, Vermilion Parish. It is an undivided two-lane highway for its entire length.[3]

The entire route is in Vermilion Parish.

mi[3] km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 Begin state maintenance Western terminus
1.6 2.6 LA 35 Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 712[edit]

Louisiana Highway 712
Location: Wright
Length: 2.00 mi[1] (3.22 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 712 (LA 712) runs 2.0 miles (3.2 km) in a north–south direction along Wright Road in northwestern Vermilion Parish.[4]

The route begins at LA 14 in Wright and proceeds due north to a junction with Tom Road. It is an undivided two-lane highway for its entire length.

In the pre-1955 state highway system, LA 712 was designated as State Route C-1574.[5] LA 712 was created with the 1955 Louisiana Highway renumbering,[6] and its route has remained the same to the present day.[7][8]

The entire highway is in Vermilion Parish.

Location mi[4] km Destinations Notes
Wright 0.0 0.0 LA 14 (Veterans Memorial Drive) – Lake Arthur, Abbeville Southern terminus
2.0 3.2 Tom Road Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 719[edit]

Louisiana Highway 719
Location: Duson
Length: 5.23 mi[1] (8.42 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 719 (LA 719) runs 5.23 miles (8.42 km) in a north–south direction from LA 342 west of Ridge to US 90 in Duson, Lafayette Parish.[9]

The entire highway is in Lafayette Parish.

Location mi[9] km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 LA 342 Southern terminus
2.5 4.0 LA 720 east South end of LA 720 concurrency
3.1 5.0 LA 720 west North end of LA 720 concurrency
Duson 5.2 8.4 US 90 Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 720[edit]

Louisiana Highway 720
Location: Lafayette Parish
Length: 5.06 mi[1] (8.14 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 720 (LA 720) runs 5.06 miles (8.14 km) in an east–west direction from the Acadia Parish line to LA 343 south of Duson, Lafayette Parish.[10]

The entire route is in Lafayette Parish.

mi[10] km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 Begin state maintenance Western terminus
2.5 4.0 LA 719 north West end of LA 719 concurrency
3.0 4.8 LA 719 south East end of LA 719 concurrency
5.1 8.2 LA 343 Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 726[edit]

Louisiana Highway 726
Location: Carencro
Length: 1.13 mi[1] (1.82 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 726 (LA 726) runs 1.13 miles (1.82 km) in an east–west direction from LA 182 to the concurrent I-49 and US 167 in Carencro, Lafayette Parish.[11]

The entire highway is in Carencro, Lafayette Parish.

mi[11] km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 LA 182 Western terminus
0.9 1.4 I-49 / US 167 – Lafayette, Opelousas Exit 4 on I-49
1.1 1.8 End state maintenance Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 729[edit]

Louisiana Highway 729
Location: Lafayette
Length: 0.73 mi[1] (1.17 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 729 (LA 729) runs 0.73 miles (1.17 km) in an east–west direction along General Mouton Avenue from US 90 Business to mainline US 90 in Lafayette, Lafayette Parish.[12]

The entire highway is in Lafayette, Lafayette Parish.

mi[12] km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0
US 90 Bus. (East Pinhook Road)
Western terminus
0.5 0.80 LA 728-2 (Hugh Wallis Road) Northern terminus of LA 728-2
0.6 0.97
LA 729 Spur (Plantation Road)
Northern terminus of LA 729 Spur
0.7 1.1 US 90 Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 731[edit]

Louisiana Highway 731
Location: Broussard
Length: 1.14 mi[1] (1.83 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 731 (LA 731) runs 1.14 miles (1.83 km) in a northwest to southeast direction along 2nd Street from US 90 to LA 182 in Broussard, Lafayette Parish.[13]

The entire highway is in Broussard, Lafayette Parish.

mi[13] km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 US 90 Western terminus
0.6 0.97
LA 731 Spur (North Morgan Avenue)
Northern terminus of LA 731 Spur
1.2 1.9 LA 182 (East Main Street) Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 740[edit]

Louisiana Highway 740
Location: Arnaudville
Length: 0.43 mi[1] (0.69 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 740 (LA 740) runs 0.43 miles (0.69 km) in a north–south direction from LA 347 in Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish to the northern town limits.[14]

The entire highway is in Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish.

mi[14] km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 LA 347 (Main Street, Guidroz Street) Southern terminus
0.4 0.64 End state maintenance Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 744[edit]

Louisiana Highway 744
Location: St. Landry Parish
Length: 0.75 mi[1] (1.21 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 744 (LA 744) runs 0.75 miles (1.21 km) in an east–west direction from the junction of I-49 and US 167 to LA 743 southeast of Washington, St. Landry Parish.[15]

The entire route is in St. Landry Parish.

mi[15] km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 I-49 / US 167 – Opelousas, Alexandria Western terminus; exit 23 on I-49
0.8 1.3 LA 743 Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Louisiana Highway 746[edit]

Louisiana Highway 746
Location: St. Landry Parish
Length: 1.59 mi[1] (2.56 km)
Existed: 1955–present

Louisiana Highway 746 (LA 746) runs 1.59 miles (2.56 km) in an east–west direction from a dead end at Camp Thistlethwaite to LA 745 north of Washington, St. Landry Parish.[16]

The entire route is in St. Landry Parish.

mi[16] km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 Dead end at Camp Thistlethwaite Western terminus
1.6 2.6 LA 745 Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "La DOTD GIS". Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development. 2013. Archived from the original on October 16, 2013. Retrieved October 19, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b Google (September 14, 2015). "Overview Map of LA 700" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 
  3. ^ a b Google (September 14, 2015). "Overview Map of LA 705" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 
  4. ^ a b Google (April 12, 2013). "Overview Map of LA 712" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved April 12, 2013. 
  5. ^ Vermilion Parish (North Section) (Map) (January 1, 1955 ed.). Cartography by Department of Highways Traffic and Planning Section. Louisiana Department of Highways. 1950. 
  6. ^ "Act No. 40, House Bill No. 311". State-Times. Baton Rouge. June 18, 1955. pp. 3B–7B. 
  7. ^ Vermilion Parish (North Section) (Map) (January 1, 1958 ed.). Cartography by Department of Highways Traffic and Planning Section. Louisiana Department of Highways. 1950. 
  8. ^ Vermilion Parish (Northwest Section) (PDF) (Map). Cartography by La DOTD Office of Multimodal Planning. Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development. February 2012. Retrieved April 12, 2013. 
  9. ^ a b Google (September 14, 2015). "Overview Map of LA 719" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 
  10. ^ a b Google (September 14, 2015). "Overview Map of LA 720" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 
  11. ^ a b Google (September 14, 2015). "Overview Map of LA 726" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 
  12. ^ a b Google (September 14, 2015). "Overview Map of LA 729" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 
  13. ^ a b Google (September 14, 2015). "Overview Map of LA 731" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 
  14. ^ a b Google (September 14, 2015). "Overview Map of LA 740" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 
  15. ^ a b Google (September 14, 2015). "Overview Map of LA 744" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 
  16. ^ a b Google (September 14, 2015). "Overview Map of LA 746" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 

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