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Boyce, Louisiana

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The location of Boyce

Welcome to Boyce ...

The town of Boyce is located in Rapides Parish.

The location of Boyce has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Boyce has a population of 991 people<2> (see below for details).

Boyce is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Boyce lies within the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Boyce: 71409<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Boyce had a population of 1,004 people. This makes Boyce the parish's 7th most populous community.

The population of Boyce represents 0.02% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 172nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,004 people, the population of Boyce decreased 15.63% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,190 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Boyce had an population of 991 people. This is a decrease of 1.29% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.72% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Boyce.

Communities near Boyce ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Alexandria   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Boyce

Pineville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Boyce

Ball   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Boyce

Colfax   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Boyce

Located in Grant Parish

Woodworth   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Boyce

Pollock   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Boyce

Located in Grant Parish

Dry Prong   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Boyce

Located in Grant Parish

Creola   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Boyce

Located in Grant Parish

Hot Wells   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Boyce

Lena   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Boyce

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Boyce.

Communities Also Named Boyce ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Boyce - they are located in Kentucky, Mississippi, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Boyce.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Boyce. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Boyce. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Boyce.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Boyce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boyce ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Rapides Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rapides Parish:

The official website for State of Louisiana:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Boyce.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Boyce - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 town (such as Boyce). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Boyce or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Boyce) 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 Boyce. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Boyce

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boyce. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3910, Longitude: -92.6695     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Boyce have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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