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The location of Saint Martinville

Welcome to Saint Martinville ...

The city of Saint Martinville is located in Saint Martin Parish and is the Parish Seat for Saint Martin Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Saint Martinville: St. Martinville

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Saint Martinville has a population of 5,903 people<2> (see below for details).

Saint Martinville was established in 1765.

The community of Saint Martinville is near sea level<3>.

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

Saint Martinville is within the boundaries of the (337) area code.

The ZIP code for Saint Martinville: 70582<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint Martinville had a population of 6,114 people (or 11.72% of the total population of Saint Martin Parish). This makes Saint Martinville the parish's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Saint Martinville represents 0.13% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 56th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,114 people, the population of Saint Martinville decreased 12.52% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,989 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Saint Martinville had an population of 5,903 people. This is a decrease of 3.45% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.54% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint Martinville.

Communities near Saint Martinville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Lafayette   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Saint Martinville

Located in Lafayette Parish

New Iberia   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Saint Martinville

Located in Iberia Parish

Youngsville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Saint Martinville

Located in Lafayette Parish

Broussard   [Map]

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

Located in Lafayette Parish

Carencro   [Map]

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

Located in Lafayette Parish

Scott   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Saint Martinville

Located in Lafayette Parish

Breaux Bridge   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Saint Martinville

Jeanerette   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Saint Martinville

Located in Iberia Parish

Erath   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Saint Martinville

Located in Vermilion Parish

Delcambre   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Saint Martinville

Located in Vermilion Parish

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

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 Saint Martinville. 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 Saint Martinville. 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 Saint Martinville. Our list includes 9 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Martinville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Saint Martin Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Martin 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 Saint Martinville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Martinville - 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 Saint Martinville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Saint Martinville 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Martinville) 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 Saint Martinville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Martinville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Martinville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.1269, Longitude: -91.8317     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saint Martinville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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