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Welcome to Calvin ...

The village of Calvin is located in Winn Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Calvin has a population of 218 people<2> (see below for details).

Calvin is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Calvin is within the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Calvin: 71410<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Calvin had a population of 238 people. This makes Calvin the parish's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 238 people, the population of Calvin has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 236 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Calvin had an population of 218 people. This is a decrease of 8.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.63% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Calvin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Jonesboro   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the North (N) of Calvin

Located in Jackson Parish

Winnfield   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Calvin

Clarence   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Calvin

Located in Natchitoches Parish

Goldonna   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Calvin

Located in Natchitoches Parish

Dodson   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Calvin

Saline   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Calvin

Located in Bienville Parish

Atlanta   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Calvin

Sikes   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Calvin

Joyce   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Calvin

Saint Maurice   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Calvin

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

Communities Also Named Calvin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Calvin - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia (2), Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan (2), Montana, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

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 Calvin. 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 Calvin. 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 Calvin.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Calvin ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Winn Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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 Calvin.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Calvin - 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 village (such as Calvin). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Calvin 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Calvin) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Calvin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Calvin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Calvin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9617, Longitude: -92.7758     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Calvin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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