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Census Data for Simmons Settlement ...

As far as we can tell, Simmons Settlement<1> has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Simmons Settlement, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2018<2>
Population
DirDistance<3>
 DeRidder10,750   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]

Allen Parish ...

Simmons Settlement is located in Allen Parish.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Allen Parish.

Population Rings for Simmons Settlement ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Simmons Settlement and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Simmons Settlement. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Simmons Settlement, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2018
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]21,729-2.32%
15 mi   [24 km]54,897-2.27%
20 mi   [32 km]713,628-2.09%
25 mi   [40 km]915,796-2%
30 mi   [48 km]1747,523-1.85%

Miscellaneous Information for Simmons Settlement ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county, parish and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Allen Parish or the community of Simmons Settlement:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Simmons Settlement:

GNIS ID for Simmons Settlement: 556050

GNIS ID for Allen Parish: 558397

GNIS ID for Louisiana: 1629543

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 22 (Louisiana)

County Code: 003 (Allen Parish)

Place Code: 70540 (Simmons Settlement)

State & County Code: 22/003 (Louisiana / Allen Parish)

State & Place Code: 22/70540 (Louisiana / Simmons Settlement)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Simmons Settlement is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #7 (the West South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Simmons Settlement.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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


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The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)


Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Simmons Settlement may originally have been Simmon's Settlement. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Simmons Settlement might be written as Simmon Settlement. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Simmons Settlement.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Simmons Settlement. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.6763, Longitude: -92.8921     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Simmons Settlement have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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