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Haughton, Louisiana

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The location of Haughton

Welcome to Haughton ...

The town of Haughton is located in Bossier Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Haughton has a population of 3,382 people<2> (see below for details).

Haughton is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Haughton lies within the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Haughton: 71037<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Haughton had a population of 3,454 people. This makes Haughton the parish's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Haughton represents 0.08% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 86th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,454 people, the population of Haughton increased 23.71% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,792 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Haughton had an population of 3,382 people. This is a decrease of 2.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.13% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Haughton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Shreveport   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the West (W) of Haughton

Located in Caddo Parish

Bossier City   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Haughton

Minden   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Haughton

Located in Webster Parish

Benton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Haughton

Ringgold   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Haughton

Located in Bienville Parish

Sibley   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Haughton

Located in Webster Parish

Doyline   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of Haughton

Located in Webster Parish

Dixie Inn   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Haughton

Located in Webster Parish

Dubberly   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Haughton

Located in Webster Parish

Heflin   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Haughton

Located in Webster Parish

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

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 Haughton. 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 Haughton. 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 Haughton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Haughton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Bossier Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bossier Parish:

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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 Haughton.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Haughton - 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 Haughton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Haughton 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Haughton) 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 Haughton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Haughton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Haughton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5249, Longitude: -93.5074     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Haughton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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