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Welcome to Farmerville ...

The town of Farmerville is located in Union Parish and is the Parish Seat for Union Parish.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Farmerville has a population of 3,820 people<1> (see below for details).

Farmerville is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Farmerville is located in the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Farmerville: 71241<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Farmerville had a population of 3,860 people (or 16.99% of the total population of Union Parish). This makes Farmerville the parish's most populous community.

The population of Farmerville represents 0.09% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 77th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,860 people, the population of Farmerville increased 1.37% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 3,808 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Farmerville had an population of 3,820 people. This is a decrease of 1.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.32% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Farmerville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bernice   [Map]   1,638   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Choudrant   [Map]   979   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Downsville   [Map]   139   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Dubach   [Map]   960   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Eureka   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lillie   [Map]   117   NW   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Farmerville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Farmerville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Farmerville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Farmerville. Our list includes 4 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Farmerville:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Farmerville ...

Looking for more information about Farmerville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Farmerville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Farmerville.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Farmerville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Farmerville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Farmerville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Farmerville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Farmerville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Farmerville) 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 Farmerville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Farmerville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Farmerville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7738, Longitude: -92.4009     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Farmerville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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