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Banks Springs, Louisiana
Census-designated place
Location in Caldwell Parish and the state of Louisiana.
Location in Caldwell Parish and the state of Louisiana.
Country  United States
State  Louisiana
Parish Caldwell
Area
 • Total 8.1 km2 (3.1 sq mi)
 • Land 8.1 km2 (3.1 sq mi)
 • Water 0 km2 (0 sq mi)
Elevation 60 m (200 ft)
Population (2010) 1,192
 • Density 146.8/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CST (UTC-5)
ZIP Codes 71418
Area Code 318

Banks Springs is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Caldwell Parish, Louisiana, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 1,192. It is located near the center of Caldwell Parish 2 miles (3 km) south of Columbia, the parish seat, and 2.5 miles (4.0 km) north of Grayson. The CDP includes the neighborhood of Columbia Heights.

U.S. Route 165 passes through the center of Banks Springs, leading north 34 miles (55 km) to Monroe and southwest 62 miles (100 km) to Alexandria.


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