Livingston is a small town (2000 populaton 1,342)1 in the middle of Livingston Parish, located at the intersection of highways 190 and 16 (Frost road).

  • Coffee House LLC - 29678 S Frost Rd - (225) 686-3725‎
  • G & J Drive Inn‎ - 13914 Florida Blvd, - (225) 686-7927‎
  • Jones Market - 29700 S Frost Rd - (225) 686-3291‎
  • Livingston Parish Library - 13986 Florida Blvd - (225) 686-2436
  • Mike's Grille - now open for dinner on thursday and friday at the corner of US-190 and LA-63. They've applied for an alcohol license but don't have one yet. (225) 686-3711
  • Snowtop Drive-in - 13768 Florida Blvd, Livingston, LA‎ - (225) 686-2175
  • Subway - 29710 S Frost Rd‎ - (225) 686-2401‎
  • Wayne's Barbecue - 29285 S Frost Rd - (225) 686-7427

The town is also home to the LIGO Livingston Observatory, a laser interferometric gravitational wave detector, which is currently looking for perturbations of the spacetime metric caused by spinning pairs of black holes, neutron stars, and/or pulsars. Who knew!

accomodations

  • The nearest overnight accomodations are available in Walker, about eight miles west.

Footnotes

1. Wikipedia Article