How to Obtain a Physical 9-1-1 Address in Rapides Parish

obtaining a physical address Rapides Parish

OBTAINING A Physical "9-1-1"
Address in Rapides Parish

Whether it’s for new telephone service or other utilities, or perhaps a permit, you will be required to provide a valid street address, or physical “9-1-1” address.  In fact, you can not receive new telephone service or utility service in Rapides Parish without a valid address that emergency personnel can respond to the event that you call “9-1-1” for assistance.  Occasionally, the address you provide to the telephone company can not be found in their database and they will ask you to verify your correct address and call them back.  In order to do that, you must contact the appropriate agency listed below.


The Rapides Parish 911 District is not responsible for assigning street names, block ranges, or house/ building addresses. You should not contact the Administrative Staff to verify this type of information.