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Welcome to Hornbeck ...

The town of Hornbeck is located in Vernon Parish<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hornbeck has a population of 440 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Hornbeck is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Hornbeck is located in the (318) area code.

The ZIP code for Hornbeck: 71439<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hornbeck had an population of 440 people. This is a decrease of 8.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.15% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hornbeck had a population of 480 people. This makes Hornbeck the parish's 6th most populous community.

The population of Hornbeck represents 0.01% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 231st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 480 people, the population of Hornbeck increased 10.34% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 435 people).

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

Communities near Hornbeck ...

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

  • Leesville (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leesville
    • Leesville lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Hornbeck and is located in Vernon Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,523 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leesville<7>
  • Many (17 miles [27.4 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Many
    • Many lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Hornbeck and is located in Sabine Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,667 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Many have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Many
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Many<7>
  • New Llano (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Llano
    • New Llano lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Hornbeck and is located in Vernon Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,186 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Llano
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Llano<7>
  • Anacoco (5 miles [8 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anacoco
    • Anacoco lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southeast of Hornbeck and is located in Vernon Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 777 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anacoco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anacoco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anacoco<7>
  • Florien (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florien
    • Florien lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Hornbeck and is located in Sabine Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 594 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florien have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florien
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florien<7>
  • Fisher (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fisher
    • Fisher lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Hornbeck and is located in Sabine Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 216 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fisher
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fisher<7>
  • Kurthwood (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kurthwood
    • Kurthwood lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Hornbeck and is located in Vernon Parish
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kurthwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kurthwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kurthwood<7>
  • Fertitta Park (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fertitta Park
    • Fertitta Park lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Hornbeck and is located in Vernon Parish
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fertitta Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fertitta Park
  • Negreet (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Negreet
    • Negreet lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Hornbeck and is located in Sabine Parish
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Negreet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Negreet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Negreet<7>
  • Westwood Village (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westwood Village
    • Westwood Village lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Hornbeck and is located in Vernon Parish
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westwood Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hornbeck ...

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

Adding Hornbeck to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hornbeck 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 Hornbeck was on a map titled Map of Louisiana (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Hornbeck

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hornbeck. 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 Vernon, 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 Hornbeck.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hornbeck - 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 Hornbeck). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hornbeck 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hornbeck) 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 Hornbeck. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HornbeckOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hornbeck. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3266, Longitude: -93.3959       In this case, the coordinates for Hornbeck 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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