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Starks, Louisiana
Census-designated place
Country  United States
State  Louisiana
Parish Calcasieu
 • Total 8.9 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
 • Land 8.9 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
 • Water 0 km2 (0 sq mi)
Elevation 9 m (31 ft)
Population (2010) 664
 • Density 74.8/km2 (194/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CST (UTC-5)
ZIP Codes 70661
Area Code 337

Starks is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 664. It is located approximately 30 miles (48 km) northwest of Lake Charles and about 5 miles (8 km) from the Texas and Louisiana border. Starks is known for its annual Mayhaw Festival to celebrate the fruit that grows in the bayous along the Texas/Louisiana border.

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