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Lake Charles
Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana

70601, 70602, 70605, 70611, 70612, 70615, 70607

Page Contents for Lake Charles, Louisiana

Statistics & Facts


City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.



Statistics & Facts

The Louisiana state capital is Baton Rouge.
The population of Lake Charles is approximately 70,580 (1990), 71993 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 29,844 (1990), 28940 (2010).
The amount of land area in Lake Charles is 83.098 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 4.981 sq kilometers.
The distance from Lake Charles to Washington DC is 1118 miles.
The distance to the Louisiana state capital is 125 miles. (as the crow flies)
Lake Charles is positioned 30.21 degrees north of the equator and 93.20 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in southwest Louisiana near I-10. Here is a map page for Lake Charles.
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Attractions in Lake Charles

Art Associates Gallery
Monthly exhibitions by regional, national, and international artists.
809 Kirby Street, 2nd Floor
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Phone: 337-439-ARTS

Children's Museum
Time required varies. Hands-on activities for children of all ages. Special activities, camp programs and birthday parties. Various displays throughout the year offer enjoyment for the whole family.
327 Broad Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Phone: (337) 433-9420
Open Monday - Saturday Admission $ 3.75 per person. Infants one and under are free.

Hands on activities for children and their families include the Rainforest, Locks and Canals, Busy Builders, Wee Kids, the Shadow Room, Invisible Drums, Iggy the Iguana, and Crabbing at the Pier.
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Lake Charles City Government

The City of Lake Charles

Lake Charles City Hall
326 Pujo St
Lake Charles, LA 70601-4269
Phone: 337-491-1200

Lake Charles Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
120 W Pujo St
Lake Charles, LA 70601-4257
Phone: 337-433-3632

Lake Charles Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
120 W Pujo St
Lake Charles, LA 70601-4257
Phone: 337-433-3632

Lake Charles Libraries

Calcasieu Central Library
301 W Claude St
Lake Charles, LA 70605-3403
Phone: 337-475-8792

Carnegie Memorial Library
411 Pujo St
Lake Charles, LA 70601-4254
Phone: 337-437-3480

Mcneese Univ Music Library
W Sale Rd At Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA 70605
Phone: 337-475-5027

Sw La Genealogy Library
411 Pujo St
Lake Charles, LA 70601-4254
Phone: 337-437-3490

Lake Charles Schools

Calcasieu Administrative School Offices
1724 Kirkman St
Lake Charles, LA 70601-6249
Phone: 337-491-1600

Calcasieu Parish Schools


McNeese State University

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