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Krotz Springs, Louisiana

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The location of Krotz Springs

Welcome to Krotz Springs ...

The town of Krotz Springs is located in Saint Landry Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Krotz Springs: Krotz Spgs. (or less commonly used: Krotz Spngs. or Krotz Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Krotz Springs has a population of 1,207 people<2> (see below for details).

Krotz Springs was established in 1909.

The community of Krotz Springs is near sea level<3>.

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

Krotz Springs is within the boundaries of the (337) area code.

The ZIP code for Krotz Springs: 70750<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Krotz Springs had a population of 1,198 people. This makes Krotz Springs the parish's 5th most populous community.

The population of Krotz Springs represents 0.03% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 153rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,198 people, the population of Krotz Springs decreased 1.72% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,219 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Krotz Springs had an population of 1,207 people. This is an increase of 0.75% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.98% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Krotz Springs.

Communities near Krotz Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Opelousas   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the West (W) of Krotz Springs

Breaux Bridge   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Krotz Springs

Located in Saint Martin Parish

Port Barre   [Map]

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

Henderson   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Krotz Springs

Located in Saint Martin Parish

Livonia   [Map]

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

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Leonville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Krotz Springs

Arnaudville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Krotz Springs

Melville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Krotz Springs

Maringouin   [Map]

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

Located in Iberville Parish

Washington   [Map]

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

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

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 Krotz Springs. 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 Krotz Springs. 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 Krotz Springs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Krotz Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Saint Landry Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Louisiana:

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 Krotz Springs.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Krotz Springs - 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 Krotz Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Krotz Springs 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 '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- Krotz Springs) 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 Krotz Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Krotz Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Krotz Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5323, Longitude: -91.7518     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Krotz Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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