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Welcome to Collinston ...

The village of Collinston is located in Morehouse Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Collinston has a population of 257 people<2> (see below for details).

Collinston is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Collinston is within the boundaries of the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Collinston: 71229<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Collinston had a population of 287 people. This makes Collinston the parish's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 287 people, the population of Collinston decreased 12.23% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 327 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Collinston had an population of 257 people. This is a decrease of 10.45% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.41% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Collinston ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Monroe   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Collinston

Located in Ouachita Parish

Bastrop   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Collinston

Rayville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Collinston

Located in Richland Parish

Sterlington   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Collinston

Located in Ouachita Parish

Mer Rouge   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Collinston

Bonita   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Collinston

Oak Ridge   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Collinston

Fairbanks   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Collinston

Located in Ouachita Parish

Swartz   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Collinston

Located in Ouachita Parish

Ouachita City   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Collinston

Located in Union Parish

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

Communities Also Named Collinston ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Collinston - it's located in Utah.

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

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 Collinston. 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 Collinston. 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 Collinston.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Collinston ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Morehouse Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Collinston. 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 Collinston.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Collinston - 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 Collinston). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Collinston 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Collinston) 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 Collinston. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Collinston

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Collinston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6893, Longitude: -91.8718     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Collinston have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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