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Port Barre, Louisiana
Welcome to Port Barre ...
The town of Port Barre is located in Saint Landry Parish.
The location of Port Barre has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Port Barre: Prt. Barre
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Port Barre has a population of 2,120 people<2> (see below for details).
Port Barre was established in 1898.
The community of Port Barre is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Port Barre lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Port Barre: (337)
The ZIP code for Port Barre: 70577<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Port Barre had a population of 2,055 people. This makes Port Barre the parish's 4th most populous community.
The population of Port Barre represents 0.05% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 115th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,055 people, the population of Port Barre decreased 10.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,287 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Port Barre had an population of 2,120 people. This is an increase of 3.16% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.3% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Port Barre.
Communities near Port Barre ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the West (W) of Port Barre
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Port Barre
Located in Lafayette Parish
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Port Barre
Located in Saint Martin Parish
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Port Barre
Located in Acadia Parish
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Port Barre
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Port Barre
Located in Saint Martin Parish
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Port Barre
Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of Port Barre
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Port Barre
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Port Barre
To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Port Barre.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Barre ...
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This page was last modified: 16 Sep 2019