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Welcome to Denham Springs ...

The city of Denham Springs is located in Livingston Parish<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Denham Springs: Denham Spgs. (or less commonly used: Denham Spngs. or Denham Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Denham Springs has a population of 9,753 people<2> (see below for details).

Denham Springs was incorporated May 8, 1903.

The city of Denham Springs was named Hill's Springs before it was changed to Denham Springs and going back to its beginning, it was originally named Amite Springs.

The community of Denham Springs is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Denham Springs is located in the (225) area code.

The ZIP codes for Denham Springs: 70706, 70726-70727<4>

Websites for Denham Springs ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.dschamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Denham Springs, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Denham Springs had an population of 9,753 people. This is a decrease of 4.52% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.37% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Denham Springs had a population of 10,215 people (which is 7.98% of the total population of Livingston Parish). This makes Denham Springs the parish's most populous community.

The population of Denham Springs represents 0.23% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,215 people, the population of Denham Springs increased 16.65% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,757 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Denham Springs.

Communities near Denham Springs ...

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

  • Baton Rouge [East Baton Rouge Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baton Rouge
    • Baton Rouge [East Baton Rouge Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Denham Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 220,236 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baton Rouge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baton Rouge<6>
  • Central [East Baton Rouge Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central
    • Central [East Baton Rouge Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Denham Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,357 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central<6>
  • Zachary [East Baton Rouge Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zachary
    • Zachary [East Baton Rouge Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Denham Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,949 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zachary
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zachary<6>
  • Baker [East Baton Rouge Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baker have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baker
    • Baker [East Baton Rouge Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Denham Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,194 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baker<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gonzales [Ascension Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gonzales have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gonzales
      • Gonzales [Ascension Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Denham Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gonzales
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gonzales<6>
    • Saint Gabriel [Iberville Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Gabriel have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Gabriel
      • Saint Gabriel [Iberville Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Denham Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,460 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Gabriel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Gabriel<6>
    • Port Allen [West Baton Rouge Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Allen have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Allen
      • Port Allen [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Denham Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,743 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Allen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Allen<6>
    • Brusly [West Baton Rouge Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brusly have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brusly
      • Brusly [West Baton Rouge Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Denham Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,617 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brusly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brusly<6>
    • Livingston [Livingston Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livingston have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Livingston
      • Livingston [Livingston Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Denham Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,974 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livingston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livingston<6>
    • French Settlement [Livingston Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for French Settlement have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for French Settlement
      • French Settlement [Livingston Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Denham Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,192 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on French Settlement
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for French Settlement<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 Denham Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Denham Springs.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Denham Springs. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Denham Springs.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Denham Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Livingston Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Denham Springs. 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 Livingston, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Denham Springs.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Denham Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 city (such as Denham Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Denham Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Denham Springs includes: 70706, 70726 & 70727.
<5>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- Denham Springs) 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 Denham Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Denham Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Denham Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4877, Longitude: -90.9563    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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