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Welcome to Melder ...

Melder is located in Rapides Parish.

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

Melder is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Melder is located in the (318) area code.

Communities near Melder ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Alexandria   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Melder

Glenmora   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Melder

Lecompte   [Map]

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

Woodworth   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Melder

Boyce   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Melder

Forest Hill   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Melder

Elizabeth   [Map]

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

Located in Allen Parish

McNary   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Melder

Hineston   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Melder

Longleaf   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Melder

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

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 Melder. 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 Melder. 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 Melder.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Melder ...

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

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About Rapides Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rapides Parish: www.rppj.com/

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

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

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<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Melder) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Melder. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1052, Longitude: -92.6365     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Melder have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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This page was last modified: 09 Sep 2019