About This Place
Quitman is a village in Jackson Parish, Louisiana, in the United States. As of the 2000 census, the village population was 168. Quitman is 15 miles (24 km) south of Ruston on U.S. Highway 167, and 9 miles (14 km) north of Jonesboro, the parish seat of Jackson Parish. It is also adjacent to the Jackson Bienville Wildlife Area.
Quitman is part of the Ruston Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Quitman is located at 32°20′48″N 92°43′21″W / 32.34667°N 92.7225°W / 32.34667; -92.7225 (32.346643, -92.722548). According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.4 km²), all land.