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Welcome to Abbeville ...
The location of Abbeville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Abbeville has a population of 12,272 people<2> (see below for details).
Abbeville was established in 1843.
The community of Abbeville is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Abbeville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Abbeville is located in the (337) area code.
The ZIP codes for Abbeville: 70510-70511<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Abbeville had a population of 12,257 people (which is 21.13% of the total population of Vermilion Parish). This makes Abbeville the parish's most populous community.
The population of Abbeville represents 0.27% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 28th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,257 people, the population of Abbeville increased 3.11% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 11,887 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Abbeville had an population of 12,272 people. This is an increase of 0.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.24% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Abbeville.
Communities near Abbeville ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Abbeville and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Abbeville.
Communities Also Named Abbeville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Abbeville - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi and South Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abbeville.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Abbeville:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abbeville ...
Looking for more information about Abbeville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Abbeville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Abbeville.
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019