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Folsom

St. Tammany Parish,

Louisiana

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The Louisiana state capital is Baton Rouge.


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70437

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Folsom is approximately 500 (1997), 716 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 189 (1990), 289 (2010).

The amount of land area in Folsom is 3.264 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Folsom to Washington DC is 957 miles. The distance to the Louisiana state capital is 57 miles. (as the crow flies)
Folsom is positioned 30.63 degrees north of the equator and 90.19 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Location

Folsom location: just north of Covington and Lake Pontchartrain in southeastern Louisiana.

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Folsom is sub-tropical. There is sunshine 220 days a year, but sudden rainstorms may occur, especially during the summer months.
The weather in Folsom is Ideal!! Long springs and extended falls bring average temperatures in the 80s during the day and the 60's during the night.
Folsom average annual rainfall is 65 inches per year
The average low temperature is (winter) 40's degrees F.
The average high temperature is (summer) 90's degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Folsom history:
St. Tammany Parish history:
The area that is now St. Tammany Parish was first explored in 1699 by a French-Canadian, Pierre Le Moyne Iberville. He was also the first European to view Lake Pontchartrain. The Parish was named for Delaware Indian Chief, Tamenand. The area remained largely unsettled until 1785 when settlers from Georgia and the Carolinas came into the territory. Settlements were formed along the local rivers and bayous.
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Folsom attractions:
Folsom has a largely rural atmosphere. It is both a thoroughbred horse center, and a large nursery center. With a nice climate and gentle rolling hills, residents enjoy a wonderful, small-town lifestyle.

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