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Welcome to Center Point ...

Center Point is located in Avoyelles Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Center Point: Center Pt.

Center Point is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Center Point: (318)

The ZIP code for Center Point: 71323<3>

Communities near Center Point ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Alexandria   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the West (W) of Center Point

Located in Rapides Parish

Pineville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Center Point

Located in Rapides Parish

Marksville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Center Point

Ball   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Center Point

Located in Rapides Parish

Mansura   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Center Point

Lecompte   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Center Point

Located in Rapides Parish

Woodworth   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Center Point

Located in Rapides Parish

Hessmer   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Center Point

Cheneyville   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Center Point

Located in Rapides Parish

North Point   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Center Point

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

Communities Also Named Center Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named Center Point - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (5), Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Mississippi (4), Missouri (3), New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee (7), Texas (11) and West Virginia.

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

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 Center Point. 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 Center Point. 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 Center Point.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Center Point ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Avoyelles Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Center Point. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Center Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Center Point). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Center Point or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>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- Center Point) 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 Center Point. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Center Point

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Center Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2482, Longitude: -92.2099     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Center Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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