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Time Zone: East Carroll Parish lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Lake Providence is the Seat for East Carroll Parish.

East Carroll Parish was founded in 1877.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> East Carroll had a population of 8,102 people. This is a decrease of 14% since the last Census (which gave a population of 9,421 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, East Carroll represented 0.21% of the total population of Louisiana, making it the state's 63rd most populous parish (out of 64 parishes).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20107,759-17.64%-4.23% since 2009
20098,102-14%-0.47% since 2008
20088,140-13.6%-1.45% since 2007
20009,421The Last Census

More information can be found on the East Carroll Parish Census Page for East Carroll Parish.


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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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