About Marksville, Louisiana
Coordinates: 31°07?36?N 92°03?58?W? / ?31.12667°N 92.06611°W? / 31.12667; -92.06611Marksville is a city in and the parish seat of Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 5,537 at the 2000 census. Louisiana's first land-based casino, Paragon Casino Resort, opened in Marksville in June 1994. It is run by the Tunica-Biloxi tribe.