Starks, Louisiana

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Starks, Louisiana
Starks is located in Louisiana
Starks
Starks
Location within Louisiana
Coordinates: 30°18′55″N 93°39′42″W / 30.31528°N 93.66167°W / 30.31528; -93.66167Coordinates: 30°18′55″N 93°39′42″W / 30.31528°N 93.66167°W / 30.31528; -93.66167
Country  United States
State  Louisiana
Parish Calcasieu
Area
 • 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 UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CST)
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.[1] 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.

References

  1. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Starks CDP, Louisiana". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved August 15, 2014.

External links

  • Mayhaw Festival


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