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Louisiana, United States

Louisiana is one of 51 primary administrative regions in United States with a population of approximately 4,515,939 people.

Facts and figures on Louisiana at a glance

Region name: Louisiana (Louisiana)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 4,515,939 people
Country: United States
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of Louisiana (Louisiana) is located in the regional capital Baton Rouge (Baton Rouge) with a population of 229,493 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Louisiana's regional capital Baton Rouge to United States's capital Washington, D.C. (Washington, D.C.) is approximately 1,595 km (991 mi).

Facts and figures about Louisiana
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Louisiana Louisiana4,515,939 peopleBaton Rouge Baton Rouge229,493 people

Compare with other regions in United States.

Map of Louisiana

Map of Louisiana

Information on Louisiana

Information on Louisiana
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Louisiana LouisianaBaton Rouge Baton Rouge64United StatesNorth America

Time in Louisiana

Time in Louisiana
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 - 3:24amIn effect (+1 hour)Sun, 19 Aug 2018 - 2:24amGMT UTC -5.0America/Chicago

Geographic coordinates of Louisiana

Latitude & Longitude of Louisiana
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map31°00'01.7"N (31.0004700°)92°00'01.4"W (-92.0004000°)

Subregions in Louisiana

There are 64 administrative subregions in Louisiana.
Subregions in Louisiana
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Acadia Parish Acadia Parish1.61,773Crowley Crowley13,265
Allen Parish Allen Parish2.25,764Oberlin Oberlin1,770
Ascension Parish Ascension Parish3.107,215Donaldsonville Donaldsonville7,436
Assumption Parish Assumption Parish4.23,421Napoleonville Napoleonville660
Avoyelles Parish Avoyelles Parish5.42,073Marksville Marksville5,702
Beauregard Parish Beauregard Parish6.35,654DeRidder DeRidder10,578
Bienville Parish Bienville Parish7.14,353Arcadia Arcadia2,919
Bossier Parish Bossier Parish8.116,979Benton Benton1,948
Caddo Parish Caddo Parish9.254,969Shreveport Shreveport199,311
Calcasieu Parish Calcasieu Parish10.192,768Lake Charles Lake Charles71,993
Caldwell Parish Caldwell Parish11.10,132Columbia Columbia390
Cameron Parish Cameron Parish12.6,839Cameron Cameron406
Catahoula Parish Catahoula Parish13.10,407Harrisonburg Harrisonburg348
Claiborne Parish Claiborne Parish14.17,195Homer Homer3,237
Concordia Parish Concordia Parish15.20,822Vidalia Vidalia4,299
De Soto Parish De Soto Parish16.26,656Mansfield Mansfield5,001
East Baton Rouge Parish East Baton Rouge Parish17.440,171Baton Rouge Baton Rouge229,493
East Carroll Parish East Carroll Parish18.7,759Lake Providence Lake Providence3,991
East Feliciana Parish East Feliciana Parish19.20,267Clinton Clinton1,653
Evangeline Parish Evangeline Parish20.33,984Ville Platte Ville Platte7,430
Franklin Parish Franklin Parish21.20,767Winnsboro Winnsboro4,910
Grant Parish Grant Parish22.22,309Colfax Colfax1,558
Iberia Parish Iberia Parish23.73,240New Iberia New Iberia30,617
Iberville Parish Iberville Parish24.33,387Plaquemine Plaquemine7,119
Jackson Parish Jackson Parish25.16,274Jonesboro Jonesboro4,704
Jefferson Davis Parish Jefferson Davis Parish26.31,594Jennings Jennings10,383
Jefferson Parish Jefferson Parish27.432,552Gretna Gretna17,736
La Salle Parish La Salle Parish28.14,890Jena Jena3,398
Lafayette Parish Lafayette Parish29.221,578Lafayette Lafayette120,623
Lafourche Parish Lafourche Parish30.96,318Thibodaux Thibodaux14,566
Lincoln Parish Lincoln Parish31.46,735Ruston Ruston21,859
Livingston Parish Livingston Parish32.128,026Livingston Livingston1,769
Madison Parish Madison Parish33.12,093Tallulah Tallulah7,335
Morehouse Parish Morehouse Parish34.27,979Bastrop Bastrop11,365
Natchitoches Parish Natchitoches Parish35.39,566Natchitoches Natchitoches18,323
Orleans Parish Orleans Parish36.343,829New Orleans New Orleans343,829
Ouachita Parish Ouachita Parish37.153,720Monroe Monroe48,815
Plaquemines Parish Plaquemines Parish38.23,042--
Pointe Coupee Parish Pointe Coupee Parish39.22,802New Roads New Roads4,831
Rapides Parish Rapides Parish40.131,613Alexandria Alexandria47,723
Red River Parish Red River Parish41.9,091Coushatta Coushatta1,964
Richland Parish Richland Parish42.20,725Rayville Rayville3,695
Sabine Parish Sabine Parish43.24,233Many Many2,853
Saint Bernard Parish Saint Bernard Parish44.35,897Chalmette Chalmette16,751
Saint Charles Parish Saint Charles Parish45.52,780Hahnville Hahnville3,344
Saint Helena Parish Saint Helena Parish46.11,203Greensburg Greensburg718
Saint James Parish Saint James Parish47.22,102Convent Convent711
Saint John the Baptist Parish Saint John the Baptist Parish48.45,924Edgard Edgard2,441
Saint Landry Parish Saint Landry Parish49.83,384Opelousas Opelousas16,634
Saint Martin Parish Saint Martin Parish50.52,160Saint Martinville Saint Martinville6,114
Saint Mary Parish Saint Mary Parish51.54,650Franklin Franklin7,660
Saint Tammany Parish Saint Tammany Parish52.233,740Covington Covington8,765
Tangipahoa Parish Tangipahoa Parish53.121,097Amite Amite4,640
Tensas Parish Tensas Parish54.5,252Saint Joseph Saint Joseph1,176
Terrebonne Parish Terrebonne Parish55.111,860Houma Houma33,727
Union Parish Union Parish56.22,721Farmerville Farmerville3,860
Vermilion Parish Vermilion Parish57.57,999Abbeville Abbeville12,257
Vernon Parish Vernon Parish58.52,334Leesville Leesville6,612
Washington Parish Washington Parish59.47,168Franklinton Franklinton3,857
Webster Parish Webster Parish60.41,207Minden Minden13,082
West Baton Rouge Parish West Baton Rouge Parish61.23,788Port Allen Port Allen5,180
West Carroll Parish West Carroll Parish62.11,604Oak Grove Oak Grove1,727
West Feliciana Parish West Feliciana Parish63.15,625Saint Francisville Saint Francisville1,765
Winn Parish Winn Parish64.15,313Winnfield Winnfield4,840

External sources of information on Louisiana

Louisiana on Wikipedia