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Welcome to Evergreen ...

The town of Evergreen is located in Avoyelles Parish<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Evergreen has a population of 288 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Evergreen is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Evergreen: (318)

The ZIP code for Evergreen: 71333<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Evergreen had an population of 288 people. This is a decrease of 7.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.28% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Evergreen had a population of 310 people. This makes Evergreen the parish's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 310 people, the population of Evergreen decreased 1.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 314 people).

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

Communities Also Named Evergreen ...

While we believe that this Evergreen is located in Avoyelles Parish, we know of another 2 Louisiana communities named Evergreen. Those communities are located in the following parishes: Jackson and Union Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 58 communities that are also named Evergreen - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia (4), Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky (3), Maine, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (6), Missouri (2), Montana, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (2), Texas (4), Utah, Virginia (2), Washington (3), West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Evergreen ...

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

  • Marksville (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marksville
    • Marksville lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Evergreen and is located in Avoyelles Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,271 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marksville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marksville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marksville<7>
  • Bunkie (4 miles [6.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bunkie
    • Bunkie lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the west of Evergreen and is located in Avoyelles Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,826 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bunkie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bunkie<7>
  • Simmesport (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Simmesport
    • Simmesport lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Evergreen and is located in Avoyelles Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,032 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simmesport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simmesport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Simmesport<7>
  • Cottonport (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cottonport
    • Cottonport lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Evergreen and is located in Avoyelles Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,867 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cottonport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cottonport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cottonport<7>
  • Mansura (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mansura
    • Mansura lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Evergreen and is located in Avoyelles Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,342 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansura
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansura<7>
  • Lecompte (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lecompte
    • Lecompte lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Evergreen and is located in Rapides Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,151 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lecompte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lecompte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lecompte<7>
  • Moreauville (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moreauville
    • Moreauville lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Evergreen and is located in Avoyelles Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 849 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moreauville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moreauville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moreauville<7>
  • Hessmer (7 miles [11.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hessmer
    • Hessmer lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Evergreen and is located in Avoyelles Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 749 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hessmer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hessmer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hessmer<7>
  • Cheneyville (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cheneyville
    • Cheneyville lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Evergreen and is located in Rapides Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 574 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheneyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheneyville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cheneyville<7>
  • Turkey Creek (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turkey Creek
    • Turkey Creek lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Evergreen and is located in Evangeline Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 464 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turkey Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turkey Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turkey Creek<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 Evergreen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Evergreen.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Evergreen ...

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

Adding Evergreen to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Evergreen in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Evergreen was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Evergreen on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Louisiana (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Evergreen on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Evergreen

Communities in Louisiana

About Avoyelles Parish

About Louisiana

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Evergreen. 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 Avoyelles, 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 Evergreen.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Evergreen - 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 Evergreen). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Evergreen 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 from Point A (ie- Evergreen) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Evergreen. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EvergreenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Evergreen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9528, Longitude: -92.1052       In this case, the coordinates for Evergreen 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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