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The location of Pineville

Welcome to Pineville ...

The city of Pineville is located in Rapides Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Pineville has a population of 14,290 people<2> (see below for details).

Pineville is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Pineville lies within the (318) area code.

The ZIP codes for Pineville: 71359-71361<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pineville had a population of 14,555 people (or 11.06% of the total population of Rapides Parish). This makes Pineville the parish's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Pineville represents 0.32% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 22nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 14,555 people, the population of Pineville increased 5.25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 13,829 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Pineville had an population of 14,290 people. This is a decrease of 1.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.33% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Pineville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Lecompte   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the South (S) of Pineville

Woodworth   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Pineville

Boyce   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Pineville

Pollock   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Pineville

Located in Grant Parish

Dry Prong   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pineville

Located in Grant Parish

Creola   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pineville

Located in Grant Parish

Alexandria Junction   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Pineville

Libuse   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Pineville

Ball   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Pineville

Anandale   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Pineville

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

Communities Also Named Pineville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Pineville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Websites for Pineville ...

Official Website:

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 Pineville. 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 Pineville. 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 Pineville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pineville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Rapides Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pineville:

The official website for Rapides Parish:

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 Pineville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pineville - 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 city (such as Pineville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pineville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Pineville includes: 71359, 71360 & 71361.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pineville) 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 Pineville. 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 Pineville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pineville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3413, Longitude: -92.4094     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pineville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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