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Welcome to Cottonport ...
The town of Cottonport is located in Avoyelles Parish.
The location of Cottonport has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Cottonport has a population of 1,910 people<2> (see below for details).
Cottonport is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Cottonport lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Cottonport is located in the (318) area code.
The ZIP code for Cottonport: 71327<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cottonport had a population of 2,006 people. This makes Cottonport the parish's 4th most populous community.
The population of Cottonport represents 0.04% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 116th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,006 people, the population of Cottonport decreased 13.39% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,316 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Cottonport had an population of 1,910 people. This is a decrease of 4.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.53% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cottonport.
Communities near Cottonport ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the North (N) of Cottonport
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Cottonport
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Cottonport
Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Cottonport
Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Cottonport
Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Cottonport
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Cottonport
Located in Rapides Parish
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Cottonport
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Cottonport
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Cottonport
To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Cottonport.
Communities Also Named Cottonport ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Cottonport - it's located in Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cottonport.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Cottonport:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cottonport ...
Looking for more information about Cottonport? 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 Cottonport, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cottonport.
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This page was last modified: 16 Sep 2019