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Grambling, Louisiana

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The location of Grambling

Welcome to Grambling ...

The town of Grambling is located in Lincoln Parish.

The location of Grambling has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Grambling has a population of 5,168 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Grambling lies within the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Grambling: 71245<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grambling had a population of 4,949 people (which is 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 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 (which had a count of 4,693 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Grambling had an population of 5,168 people. This is an increase of 4.43% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.12% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Grambling ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Ruston   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the East (E) of Grambling

Arcadia   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Grambling

Located in Bienville Parish

Choudrant   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Grambling

Dubach   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Grambling

Gibsland   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Grambling

Located in Bienville Parish

Simsboro   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Grambling

Hodge   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Grambling

Located in Jackson Parish

North Hodge   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Grambling

Located in Jackson Parish

Vienna   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Grambling

East Hodge   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Grambling

Located in Jackson Parish

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Grambling. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 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 Grambling.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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About Lincoln Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Grambling.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grambling - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Grambling) 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 Grambling. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grambling

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grambling. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5277, Longitude: -92.7123     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Grambling have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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