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Creola, Louisiana
Village
Country United States
State Louisiana
Parish Grant
Elevation 194 ft (59.1 m)
Coordinates 31°25′43″N 92°28′53″W / 31.42861°N 92.48139°W / 31.42861; -92.48139
Area 0.42 sq mi (1.1 km²)
 - land 0.41 sq mi (1 km²)
 - water 0.01 sq mi (0 km²), 2.38%
Population 213 (2010)
Density 522.25 /sq mi (201.6 /km²)
Incorporated 2002
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 71423
Area code 318
Location of Creola in Louisiana
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Location of Creola in Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the United States
Location of Louisiana in the United States

Creola is an incorporated village in Grant Parish, Louisiana, United States. It was incorporated on January 23, 2002, under the provisions of the Lawrason Act. An incorporation election was held in October 2000 with 36 people (97.3%) voting in favor of the measure and 1 (2.7%) voting against. As of the 2010 census, Creola had a population of 213.

Creola is located in the southern portion of Grant Parish and is part of the Alexandria Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

Creola is located along the southern border of Grant Parish, adjacent to Rapides to the south. U.S. Route 167 runs through the village, leading south 11 miles (18 km) to Alexandria and north 37 miles (60 km) to Winnfield. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.42 square miles (1.1 km2), of which 0.01 square miles (0.02 km2), or 1.90%, is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2010 213
Est. 2015 209 −1.9%
Creola Census

As of 2010, the population of Creola was 213 with 80 households which 65% are owned, 30% are rented, and 5% are unoccupied. The median household income is $44,499. 62% of the population are married couples with 44% of them have children. Males make up 48% of the total population while females make up the other 52%.

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