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Delcambre
Vermilion/Iberia Parishes, Louisiana

ZipCodes
70528




Page Contents for Delcambre, Louisiana

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Community events.

Libraries.

Schools.



Statistics & Facts

The Louisiana state capital is Baton Rouge.
The population of Delcambre is approximately 1,978 (1990), 1866 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 819 (1990), 692 (2010).
The amount of land area in Delcambre is 1.871 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Delcambre to Washington DC is 1086 miles.
The distance to the Louisiana state capital is 63 miles. (as the crow flies)
Delcambre is positioned 29.95 degrees north of the equator and 91.98 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

in south-central Louisiana near the Gulf of Mexico, south of Lafayette and west of New Iberia. Just 12 miles east of Abbeville
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History & History Related Items

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church and cemetery dates back to the 1800's.
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Attractions

Delcambre Shrimp Festival - held each August. For details see Community Events
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Delcambre City Government

Town of Delcambre
107 N. Railroad
Delcambre, LA 70528
Phone: 337-685-4462

The Town of Delcambre is governed by the Office of the Mayor and a five (5) person Board of Alderman

Delcambre Community Events

August - 3rd weekend - each year
Delcambre Shrimp Festival Place: Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds
Sponsored by: Delcambre Shrimp Festival Association
P.O. Box 186
Delcambre, LA
Phone: 337-685-2653
Every year, the 3rd weekend in August, the Delcambre Shrimp Festival is held. The Festival consists of fairgrounds with carnival rides, foods consisting of boiled...fried shrimp also sauces prepared by local townspeople. There is a blessing of the fleet parade in which a priest will bless each boat in the parade to have a plentiful season of shrimp. There are also waterfights between local firefighters and beauty pageants.

Delcambre Libraries

Delcambre Branch Library
206 W Main St
Delcambre, LA 70528-2918
Phone: 337-685-2388

Delcambre Schools

Iberia Parish School Board
1500 Jane St
Delcambre, LA 70528
Phone: 337-685-4395

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