Other cities in the 985 area code include: Bogalusa, Morgan City, Covington, Ponchatoula, Patterson, Berwick, Amite, Franklinton, Pearl River, Abita Springs, Lockport, Kentwood, Golden Meadow, Independence, Grand Isle, Roseland, Tangipahoa, Folsom, Madisonville, Napoleonville, Gray, and Angie.
Houma is the only city in and the parish seat of Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana, and the largest principal city of the Houma– Bayou Cane – Thibodaux Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city's powers of government have been absorbed by the parish, which is now run by the Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government. The population was 33,727 at the 2010 census, an increase of 1,334 over the 2000 tabulation of 32,393. Many unincorporated areas are adjacent to the city of Houma; the largest, Bayou Cane, is an urbanized area commonly referred to by locals as being part of Houma. It is not included in the city's census counts, and is a separate census-designated place.
Slidell / s l aɪ ˈ d ɛ l / is the largest city situated on the northeast shore of Lake Pontchartrain and St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 27,068 at the 2010 census. Greater Slidell has a population of about 90,000. It is part of the New Orleans − Metairie − Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Thibodaux is a city in and the parish seat of Lafourche Parish, Louisiana, United States, along the banks of Bayou Lafourche in the northwestern part of the parish. The population was 14,567 at the 2010 census. Thibodaux is a principal city of the Houma – Bayou Cane –Thibodaux Metropolitan Statistical Area.ZIP codes for Thibodaux are 70301, 70302, and 70310. Thibodaux's area code is 985.
The 985 area code lies within the Central Daylight Time Zone (or CDT). The current time in CDT is 2:56 PM on Jul 11, 2020.