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Welcome to Tallulah ...

The city of Tallulah is located in Madison Parish and is the Parish Seat for Madison Parish.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Tallulah has a population of 6,768 people<2> (see below for details).

Tallulah is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Tallulah: (318)

The ZIP codes for Tallulah: 71282, 71284<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tallulah had a population of 7,335 people (which is 60.65% of the total population of Madison Parish). This makes Tallulah the parish's most populous community.

The population of Tallulah represents 0.16% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 50th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,335 people, the population of Tallulah decreased 20.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,189 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Tallulah had an population of 6,768 people. This is a decrease of 7.73% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.35% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Tallulah ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Vicksburg   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the East (E) of Tallulah

Located in Warren County (MS)

Delhi   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Tallulah

Located in Richland Parish

Delta   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Tallulah

Mound   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Tallulah

Sondheimer   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Tallulah

Located in East Carroll Parish

Chotard   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Tallulah

Located in Issaquena County (MS)

Transylvania   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Tallulah

Located in East Carroll Parish

Epps   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tallulah

Located in West Carroll Parish

Dunn   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) of Tallulah

Located in Richland Parish

Yucatan Landing   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South (S) of Tallulah

Located in Tensas Parish

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

Communities Also Named Tallulah ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Tallulah - it's located in Georgia.

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

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 Tallulah. 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 Tallulah. 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 Tallulah.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tallulah ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Madison Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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 Tallulah.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tallulah. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4067, Longitude: -91.1917     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tallulah have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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