Pineville is a small city in central Louisiana located on the eastern side of the Red River from the larger Alexandria. The population was 14,555 at the 2010 census, having grown by 5 percent over the 13,829 tabulation in 2000.
Pineville is the home of the Baptist-affiliated Louisiana College, the Central Louisiana State Hospital for the mentally impaired, the Huey P. Long Memorial Hospital, and the Alexandria Veterans Administration Medical Center.
- Census Quick Facts. quickfacts.census.gov. Retrieved on September 22, 2012.