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Welcome to Delcambre ...

The town of Delcambre is primarily located in Vermilion Parish<1>. A portion of Delcambre extends into Iberia Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Delcambre has a population of 1,849 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Delcambre is near sea level<4>.

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

Delcambre is within the boundaries of the (337) area code.

The ZIP code for Delcambre: 70528<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Delcambre had an population of 1,849 people. This is a decrease of 0.91% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Delcambre had a population of 1,866 people. This makes Delcambre the parish's 4th most populous community.

The population of Delcambre represents 0.04% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 121st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,866 people, the population of Delcambre decreased 13.93% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,168 people).

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

Communities near Delcambre ...

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

  • Lafayette [Lafayette Parish]
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    • Lafayette [Lafayette Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Delcambre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 126,535 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lafayette<7>
  • New Iberia [Iberia Parish]
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    • New Iberia [Iberia Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the east of Delcambre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,032 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Iberia<7>
  • Youngsville [Lafayette Parish]
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    • Youngsville [Lafayette Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Delcambre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,262 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Youngsville 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 Youngsville<7>
  • Broussard [Lafayette Parish]
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    • Broussard [Lafayette Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Delcambre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,076 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broussard<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Abbeville [Vermilion Parish]
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      • Abbeville [Vermilion Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Delcambre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,927 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<7>
    • Saint Martinville [Saint Martin Parish]
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      • Saint Martinville [Saint Martin Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Delcambre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,676 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Martinville<7>
    • Jeanerette [Iberia Parish]
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      • Jeanerette [Iberia Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Delcambre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,169 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jeanerette<7>
    • Kaplan [Vermilion Parish]
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      • Kaplan [Vermilion Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Delcambre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,345 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kaplan<7>
    • Maurice [Vermilion Parish]
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      • Maurice [Vermilion Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Delcambre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,857 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maurice have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maurice
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maurice<7>
    • Loreauville [Iberia Parish]
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      • Loreauville [Iberia Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Delcambre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 835 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loreauville 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 Loreauville<7>

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 Delcambre. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Delcambre.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Delcambre. 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 Delcambre.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Delcambre ...

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

Mentions & References for Delcambre

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Vermilion, 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 Delcambre.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Delcambre - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 town (such as Delcambre). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Delcambre or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Delcambre) 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 Delcambre. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DelcambreOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delcambre. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9515, Longitude: -91.9916       In this case, the coordinates for Delcambre have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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