Marksville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Marksville, LA

General Marksville Information

State: Louisiana

County: Avoyelles Parish

Close cities: Ruby, LA, Mansura, LA, Marksville, LA, Moreauville, LA, Bunkie, LA, Pineville, LA, Echo, LA, Hessmer, LA, Cottonport, LA, Effie, LA

Marksville Population (census data)
Total 5,668 (+3.7% since 2000)
Male 2,518 (44.4%)
Female 3,150 (55.6%)

Population Density: 1,390 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.1 (US Avg is 100)

Marksville Elevation: 82 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.08 square miles

Median Household Income: $25,650

Zip Codes: 71351.

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Marksville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (56.6%)
  • Black (38.6%)
  • American Indian (3.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (18.2%)
  • United States (14.4%)
  • French Canadian (6.5%)
  • English (3.1%)
  • Irish (3.1%)
  • Subsaharan African (1.3%)

Local Marksville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: Dallas Mavericks, New Orleans Hornets, Houston Rockets
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: University of Louisiana,

Marksville School Information

High Schools
Marksville High School (407 West Bon Tempt Street, Marksville, LA, 71351 - Avoyelles Parish School Board District)
Middle Schools
Marksville Middle School (152 Schoolhouse Road, Marksville, LA, 71351 - Avoyelles Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Marksville Elementary School (430 West Waddil Street, Marksville, LA, 71351 - Avoyelles Parish School Board District)

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