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(De Soto Parish)

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Located in: De Soto Parish (see below)

Time Zone: Trenton lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code: (318)

Elevation: 340 feet [103.63 m] above sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Trenton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9502, Longitude: -93.7194     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Trenton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   31° 57' 0"
Lon:   -93° 43' 9"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   Trenton

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Trenton

GNIS ID:   543734
FIPS State / Place Code:   22 / 76335

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Trenton)


About De Soto Parish

The community of Mansfield is the Parish Seat for De Soto Parish.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for De Soto)

Population

2018:<4>     27,436   (2.93% increase since 2010)  
2010:     26,656   (4.56% increase since 2000)
2000:     25,494

Total Area:<5>   894 sq. miles [2,317 km²]   - of which 2.12% is water (19.01 sq. miles [49.2 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   12,290

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for De Soto

GNIS ID:   558521
FIPS State / County Code:   22 / 031

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Trenton)


About Louisiana

From the US Census

Population

2018:     4,659,978   (2.79% increase since 2010)  
2010:     4,533,372   (1.44% increase since 2000)
2000:     4,468,976

Websites for State of Louisiana

Official Website:   louisiana.gov/
Tourism:   https://www.crt.state.la.us/
Parks:   https://www.crt.state.la.us/louisiana-state-parks/
Fishing:   www.wlf.louisiana.gov/fishing
Hunting:   http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/hunting

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Louisiana

GNIS ID:   1629543
FIPS State:   22

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Trenton)

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Trenton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Trenton, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Trenton.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2018.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Trenton. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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