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Welcome to DeQuincy ...

The city of DeQuincy is located in Calcasieu Parish<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, DeQuincy has a population of 3,052 people<3> (see below for details).

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

DeQuincy is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

The ZIP code for DeQuincy: 70633<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, DeQuincy had an population of 3,052 people. This is a decrease of 5.66% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, DeQuincy had a population of 3,235 people. This makes DeQuincy the parish's 4th most populous community.

The population of DeQuincy represents 0.07% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 91st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,235 people, the population of DeQuincy decreased 4.8% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,398 people).

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

Communities near DeQuincy ...

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

  • Sulphur [Calcasieu Parish]
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    • Sulphur [Calcasieu Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of DeQuincy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,120 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sulphur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sulphur<7>
  • Westlake [Calcasieu Parish]
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    • Westlake [Calcasieu Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of DeQuincy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,873 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westlake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westlake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westlake<7>
  • Vinton [Calcasieu Parish]
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    • Vinton [Calcasieu Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of DeQuincy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,211 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<7>
  • Ragley [Beauregard Parish]
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    • Ragley [Beauregard Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of DeQuincy
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ragley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ragley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ragley<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Singer [Beauregard Parish]
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      • Singer [Beauregard Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of DeQuincy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Singer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Singer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Singer<7>
    • Edgerly [Calcasieu Parish]
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      • Edgerly [Calcasieu Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of DeQuincy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgerly
    • Starks [Calcasieu Parish]
    • Longville [Beauregard Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longville
      • Longville [Beauregard Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of DeQuincy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Longville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longville<7>
    • Newlin [Beauregard Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newlin
      • Newlin [Beauregard Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of DeQuincy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newlin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ararat [Calcasieu Parish]
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      • Ararat [Calcasieu Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of DeQuincy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ararat

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for DeQuincy ...

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

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About Calcasieu Parish

About Louisiana

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

The official website for Calcasieu Parish: www.cppj.net/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Calcasieu, 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 DeQuincy.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around DeQuincy - 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 city (such as DeQuincy). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether DeQuincy 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- DeQuincy) 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 DeQuincy. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DeQuincyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in DeQuincy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4490, Longitude: -93.4455       In this case, the coordinates for DeQuincy 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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