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Welcome to Creola (aka 'Creola village') ...

The village of Creola is located in Grant Parish<1>.

The location of Creola has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Creola has a population of 216 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Creola.

The village of Creola has also been called Creola village.

Creola is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Creola: (318)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Creola had an population of 216 people. This is an increase of 1.41% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Creola had a population of 213 people. This makes Creola the parish's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 213 people, the population of Creola increased 8.12% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 197 people).

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

Communities Also Named Creola ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Creola - they are located in Alabama, Kansas, Ohio and Virginia.

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

Communities near Creola ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Creola.

  • Alexandria [Rapides Parish]
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    • Alexandria [Rapides Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Creola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,573 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexandria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexandria<6>
  • Pineville [Rapides Parish]
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    • Pineville [Rapides Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Creola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,111 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<6>
  • Ball [Rapides Parish]
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    • Ball [Rapides Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Creola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,906 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ball have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ball
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ball<6>
  • Colfax [Grant Parish]
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    • Colfax [Grant Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Creola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,431 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colfax have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colfax<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Woodworth [Rapides Parish]
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      • Woodworth [Rapides Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Creola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,139 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodworth<6>
    • Boyce [Rapides Parish]
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      • Boyce [Rapides Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Creola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 968 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boyce have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boyce<6>
    • Pollock [Grant Parish]
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      • Pollock [Grant Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Creola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 483 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pollock<6>
    • Dry Prong [Grant Parish]
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      • Dry Prong [Grant Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Creola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Prong have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dry Prong
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dry Prong<6>
    • Tioga [Rapides Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tioga
      • Tioga [Rapides Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Creola
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tioga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tioga
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tioga<6>
    • Bentley [Grant Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bentley
      • Bentley [Grant Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Creola
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bentley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bentley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bentley<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Creola. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Creola.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Creola. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Creola.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Creola. See our Newspapers Page for Creola.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Creola ...

Looking for more information about Creola? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Creola, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Creola.

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Grant Parish

About Louisiana

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Grant, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Creola.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Creola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Creola) 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 Creola. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CreolaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Creola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4300, Longitude: -92.4828       In this case, the coordinates for Creola have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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