Hammond, Louisiana

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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

Other websites[change | change source]

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