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Denham Springs is located in Livingston Parish in the state of Louisiana. This city is part of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area. Whether you're looking at homes for sale in Denham Springs, LA or are just planning a visit, we welcome you to our town!
Denham Springs has a population of approximately 10,148. The median household income is $41,623. The median home value is an estimated $148,624, which is above the state average.
The Denham Springs area is full of history that is contrasted by burgeoning growth. The Historic Preservation District and Train Station Park are home to annual, crowd-drawing Spring and Autumn Festivals. These festivals feature artisans, crafters, musicians, dancers, children’s activities, antiques, collectibles, art, and food. A favorite activity during festival time among residents is the popular pet costume and talent contest.
Denham Springs is an official “Tree City” and is a designated Main Street, USA Community. A Main Street, USA Community is one where family values are encouraged and a top rated educational system is in place.
Denham Springs is served by the Livingston Parish Public School System. The district consists of eight elementary schools, three middle schools, and two high schools. The city has several private school options, as well.
Residents and visitors enjoy numerous sports and civic activities in the parks and recreational facilities. We are proud of our clean, safe city with its blend of old traditional neighborhoods, transitional housing, numerous churches, schools, retail, and commercial establishments.
While Denham Springs has many wonderful shopping opportunities spread throughout, there are two areas not to be missed. Take a downtown walking tour beginning at the Old City Hall Welcome Center & Museum on Mattie Street. Next, browse the eclectic mix of art and antique galleries, unique shops, boutiques, and cafes in the Antiques & Art Village on the Range Avenue Corridor. Chamber of Commerce and Arts Council offices are in this area and the municipal complex is only blocks away. This is where you will find City Hall, the Mayor’s Office, Fire and Police Departments, the Marshal’s Office, and City Court.
Head south of I-12 for a unique experience at the Bass pro Shops Outdoor World complex, where you’ll find one-of-a-kind décor and shopping, a fudge shop, and lakeside dining at the Islamorado Fish Company Restaurant. Many other delightful shops and numerous restaurants will be found in the continually expanding and diversified shopping center.
Whether you’re seeking breakfast, lunch, dinner, or a refreshing beverage, Denham Springs has a wide assortment of restaurants and cafes where you will enjoy fresh seafood, traditional, Southern, ethnic foods, and drinks.
Denham Springs was a national produce-shipping hub in the middle of the Twentieth Century and that tradition continues with a Farmers Market that is open early until noon every Saturday along the Range Corridor at Florida Avenue and Hummell Street. Local farmers offer fresh produce, meats, food products, and craftsmen display original wares.
If you’re just visiting Denham Springs, many comfortable hotels convenient to the interstate are waiting for you to take your rest. You can relax in a city that takes pride in its people, government, environment, emergency response, and infrastructure. Rest assured our safe and highly-regulated utility and water systems are state-of-the-art facilities keeping up with a growing population and on-going development.
If you’re curious about the weather in Denham Springs, the hottest month of the year is July, with an average high of 91 degrees. The coldest month of the year is January, with an average low of 38 degrees. The month with the most precipitation is July, with an average of 6.7 inches.