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Welcome to Arcadia ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Arcadia has a population of 2,700 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Arcadia.
Arcadia is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Arcadia lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Arcadia is within the (318) area code.
The ZIP code for Arcadia: 71001<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Arcadia had an population of 2,700 people. This is a decrease of 7.5% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.21% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Arcadia had a population of 2,919 people (which is 20.34% of the total population of Bienville Parish). This makes Arcadia the parish's most populous community.
The population of Arcadia represents 0.06% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 97th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,919 people, the population of Arcadia decreased 4.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,041 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Arcadia.
Communities Also Named Arcadia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 43 communities that are also named Arcadia - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah (2), Virginia (2), Washington (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arcadia.
Communities near Arcadia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Arcadia.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arcadia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arcadia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arcadia. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Arcadia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arcadia. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Arcadia.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arcadia ...
Looking for more information about Arcadia? 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 Arcadia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arcadia.
Adding Arcadia to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Arcadia in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Arcadia was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Arcadia on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Louisiana (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arcadia on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arcadia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Bienville Parish: www.bienvilleparish.org/
The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022