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Welcome to Bordelonville ...

Bordelonville is located in Avoyelles Parish<1>.

The location of Bordelonville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Bordelonville is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Bordelonville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Bordelonville is located in the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Bordelonville: 71320<4>

Communities near Bordelonville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bordelonville.

  • Marksville [Avoyelles Parish]
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    • Marksville [Avoyelles Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Bordelonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,271 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marksville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marksville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marksville<6>
  • Bunkie [Avoyelles Parish]
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    • Bunkie [Avoyelles Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Bordelonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,826 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bunkie<6>
  • Simmesport [Avoyelles Parish]
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    • Simmesport [Avoyelles Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Bordelonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,032 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simmesport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simmesport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Simmesport<6>
  • Cottonport [Avoyelles Parish]
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    • Cottonport [Avoyelles Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Bordelonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,867 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cottonport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cottonport<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mansura [Avoyelles Parish]
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      • Mansura [Avoyelles Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Bordelonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,342 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansura<6>
    • Moreauville [Avoyelles Parish]
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      • Moreauville [Avoyelles Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Bordelonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 849 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moreauville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moreauville<6>
    • Hessmer [Avoyelles Parish]
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      • Hessmer [Avoyelles Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Bordelonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 749 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hessmer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hessmer<6>
    • Evergreen [Avoyelles Parish]
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      • Evergreen [Avoyelles Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Bordelonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 287 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evergreen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evergreen<6>
    • Plaucheville [Avoyelles Parish]
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      • Plaucheville [Avoyelles Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Bordelonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 228 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plaucheville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plaucheville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plaucheville<6>
    • Hamburg [Avoyelles Parish]

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 Bordelonville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bordelonville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bordelonville. 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 Bordelonville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bordelonville. See our Newspapers Page for Bordelonville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bordelonville ...

Looking for more information about Bordelonville? 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 Bordelonville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bordelonville.

Adding Bordelonville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bordelonville 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 Bordelonville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Bordelonville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Louisiana (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bordelonville on our Genealogy Page.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bordelonville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Avoyelles, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bordelonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Bordelonville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bordelonville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bordelonville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bordelonville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BordelonvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bordelonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1055, Longitude: -91.9073       In this case, the coordinates for Bordelonville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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