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Welcome to Grambling ...

The town of Grambling is located in Lincoln Parish<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Grambling has a population of 5,157 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Grambling is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Grambling: (318)

The ZIP code for Grambling: 71245<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Grambling had an population of 5,157 people. This is an increase of 4.2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.89% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grambling had a population of 4,949 people (or 10.59% of the total population of Lincoln Parish). This makes Grambling the parish's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Grambling represents 0.11% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 63rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,949 people, the population of Grambling increased 5.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,693 people).

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

Communities near Grambling ...

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

  • Ruston [Lincoln Parish]
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    • Ruston [Lincoln Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Grambling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,891 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ruston have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ruston<7>
  • Arcadia [Bienville Parish]
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    • Arcadia [Bienville Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Grambling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,648 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arcadia<7>
  • Choudrant [Lincoln Parish]
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    • Choudrant [Lincoln Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Grambling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 987 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Choudrant have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Choudrant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Choudrant<7>
  • Dubach [Lincoln Parish]
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    • Dubach [Lincoln Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Grambling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 900 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dubach have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dubach<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gibsland [Bienville Parish]
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      • Gibsland [Bienville Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Grambling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gibsland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibsland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibsland<7>
    • Simsboro [Lincoln Parish]
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      • Simsboro [Lincoln Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Grambling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 832 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Simsboro<7>
    • Hodge [Jackson Parish]
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      • Hodge [Jackson Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Grambling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 429 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hodge have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hodge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hodge<7>
    • North Hodge [Jackson Parish]
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      • North Hodge [Jackson Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Grambling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 372 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hodge have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hodge
    • Vienna [Lincoln Parish]
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      • Vienna [Lincoln Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Grambling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 365 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vienna
    • East Hodge [Jackson Parish]
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      • East Hodge [Jackson Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Grambling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 270 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Hodge

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grambling ...

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

Mentions & References for Grambling

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About Lincoln Parish

About Louisiana

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

The official website for Lincoln Parish: www.lincolnparish.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Lincoln, 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 Grambling.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grambling - 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 town (such as Grambling). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Grambling or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Grambling) 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 Grambling. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GramblingOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grambling. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5281, Longitude: -92.7139    
<6>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.
<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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