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Pine Prairie, Louisiana

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The location of Pine Prairie

Welcome to Pine Prairie ...

The village of Pine Prairie is located in Evangeline Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Pine Prairie: Pine Pr.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Pine Prairie has a population of 1,455 people<2> (see below for details).

Pine Prairie is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Pine Prairie lies within the (337) area code.

The ZIP code for Pine Prairie: 70576<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pine Prairie had a population of 1,610 people. This makes Pine Prairie the parish's 4th most populous community.

The population of Pine Prairie represents 0.04% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 135th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,610 people, the population of Pine Prairie increased 48.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,087 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Pine Prairie had an population of 1,455 people. This is a decrease of 9.63% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 33.85% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Pine Prairie.

Communities near Pine Prairie ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Oakdale   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the West (W) of Pine Prairie

Located in Allen Parish

Ville Platte   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Pine Prairie

Bunkie   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Pine Prairie

Located in Avoyelles Parish

Mamou   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Pine Prairie

Glenmora   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pine Prairie

Located in Rapides Parish

Forest Hill   [Map]

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

Located in Rapides Parish

Cheneyville   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Pine Prairie

Located in Rapides Parish

Turkey Creek   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Pine Prairie

Chataignier   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Pine Prairie

McNary   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pine Prairie

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Communities Also Named Pine Prairie ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Pine Prairie - they are located in Arkansas, Montana and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pine Prairie.

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 Pine Prairie. 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 Pine Prairie. 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 Pine Prairie.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pine Prairie ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Evangeline Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pine Prairie. 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 Pine Prairie.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pine Prairie - 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 village (such as Pine Prairie). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pine Prairie 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- Pine Prairie) 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 Pine Prairie. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pine Prairie

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Prairie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7835, Longitude: -92.4224     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pine Prairie have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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