Hammond, Louisiana

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
2012-03-20 Hammond LA Amtrak station.JPG

Hammond is the largest city in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, United States.

Transportation[change | change source]

Rail[change | change source]

Amtrak, the national passenger rail system, is a common sight in Hammond. The old station is still in use and is located right in the middle of downtown.

Highways[change | change source]

Part of Hammond's success is due to its location at the junction of two heavily travelled interstate highways:

Number Highway
12 I-12.svg Interstate 12
55 I-55.svg Interstate 55

Two U.S. Highways serve the city:

Number Highway
51 US 51.svg U.S. Highway 51
190 US 190.svg U.S. Highway 190

State highways serving the area include:

Number Highway
443 Louisiana 443.svg LA 443
1040 Louisiana 1040.svg LA 1040
1064 Louisiana 1064.svg [LA 1064]]
1065 Louisiana 1065.svg LA 1065
1067 Louisiana 1067.svg LA 1067
1249 Louisiana 1249.svg LA 1249
3158 Louisiana 3158.svg LA 3158
3234 Louisiana 3234.svg LA 3234
3260 Louisiana 3260.svg LA 3260