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Life In Ruston, Louisiana


Located in North Louisiana, Ruston & Lincoln Parish is known for its lively college-town atmosphere, 22-block historic downtown district, thriving arts culture, scenic outdoor attractions, and the incredibly sweet peaches grown here. The area is home to both Louisiana Tech University and Grambling State University and boasts a variety of specialty shops, delicious restaurants, and outdoor hunting opportunities. Downtown Ruston is the heart of the City. Ruston is a Louisiana... 

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Internet Speed Rating

1000 Mbps

Closest Airport

Monroe Airport • 38 mi

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Ruston: FUN FACT

Ruston, Louisiana, is known as the Peach Capital of Louisiana. The sweet produce can be found in groves across the community and is celebrated at the annual Louisiana Peach Festival each June.

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