Louisiana

established April 30, 1813 formerly known as Orleans Territory
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Louisiana two letter code: LA
capital: Baton Rouge est. 1880
population:
4,645,184 ( 105.00 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Bayou State
Creole State
Pelican State
Sportsman's Paradise
3 Neighboring States:
Arkansas
Mississippi
Texas
5 Areacodes:
225     318     337     504     985    
Airport : 230
Heliport : 213
Seaplane Base : 11
Ultralight : 18
Electoral Votes: 8
State Motto: Union, justice, confidence
Highest point in Louisiana: Driskill Mountain , 535 feet
fossil Petrified palmwood
fossil scientific name Palmoxylon
tree Bald Cypress
tree binomial nomenclature Taxodium distichum
flower Magnolia
flower scientificname Magnolia
fish White crappie
fish binomial nomenclature Pomoxis annularis
bird Eastern Brown Pelican
reptile American alligator
reptile scientific name Alligator mississippiensis
insect European honey bee
insect scientific name Apis mellifera
pet Catahoula Leopard Dog
amphibian American green tree frog
amphibian binomial nomenclature Hyla cinerea
dog Catahoula Leopard dog
crustacean Louisiana crawfish
land mammal Black bear
mineral Agate
gemstone Eastern oyster
zipcodes for Louisiana : 70001 70002 70003 70004 70005 70006 70009
all 615 zipcodes for Louisiana
Crime Chart Louisiana Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 4,649,676 318,857,056
violent crimes 23,9341,197,987
violent crime rate514.7375.7
murder and manslaughter47714,249
murder and manslaughter rate10.34.5
rape1,375116,645
rape rate29.636.6
robbery5,695325,802
robbery rate122.5102.2
aggravated assault16,387741,291
aggravated assault rate352.4232.5
property crimes160,8248,277,829
property crime rate3458.82596.1
burglary38,3371,729,806
burglary rate824.5542.5
larceny theft112,5965,858,496
larceny theft rate2421.61837.3
motor vechicle theft9,891689,527
motor vehicle theft rate212.7216.2
474 cities in Louisiana
Map City Population
New Orleans 389,617
Baton Rouge 228,590
Shreveport 197,204
Metairie 140,074
Lafayette 127,657
Lake Charles 76,070
Bossier City 68,094
Kenner 67,091
Monroe 49,598
Alexandria 47,889
Houma 34,287
Marrero 33,263
New Iberia 30,754
Laplace 28,736
Prairieville 28,465
Central 28,295
Slidell 27,942
Terrytown 23,900
Ruston 22,340
Harvey 21,247
Bayou Cane 20,627
Hammond 20,480
Sulphur 20,189
Chalmette 19,375
Shenandoah 19,266
Natchitoches 18,365
Gretna 17,880
Opelousas 16,591
Zachary 16,448
Estelle 15,236
Thibodaux 14,584
Pineville 14,403
River Ridge 13,835
Baker 13,695
Belle Chasse 13,171
Crowley 13,144
West Monroe 12,966
Minden 12,690
Bayou Blue 12,659
Moss Bluff 12,443
Abbeville 12,434
Luling 12,375
Mandeville 12,345
Woodmere 12,124
Youngsville 11,961
Bogalusa 11,933
Morgan City 11,835
Claiborne 11,575
Broussard 11,303
Destrehan 11,250
Jefferson 11,068
Timberlane 10,891
DeRidder 10,890
Bastrop 10,713
Gonzales 10,678
Gardere 10,594
Eunice 10,310
Jennings 10,180
Denham Springs 10,125
Reserve 9,976
Raceland 9,976
Covington 9,928
Waggaman 9,857
Fort Polk South 9,635
Merrydale 9,601
Harahan 9,350
St. Rose 9,125
Scott 9,018
Carencro 8,575
Oak Hills Place 8,568
Westwego 8,542
Breaux Bridge 8,395
Prien 8,142
Rayne 8,016
Galliano 7,830
Donaldsonville 7,792
Lacombe 7,726
Oakdale 7,710
Schriever 7,564
Franklin 7,302
Eden Isle 7,302
Ville Platte 7,264
Village St. George 7,190
Old Jefferson 7,182
Bridge City 7,163
St. Gabriel 7,095
Ponchatoula 7,068
Larose 7,030
Tallulah 6,995
Plaquemine 6,871
Red Chute 6,643
Inniswold 6,633
Meraux 6,627
Leesville 6,333
Walker 6,318
St. Martinville 6,106
Patterson 6,106
Violet 6,102
Brownfields 5,562
Marksville 5,533
Jeanerette 5,527
Cut Off 5,498
Monticello 5,431
Chackbay 5,299
Avondale 5,262
Grambling 5,209
Gray 5,202
Port Allen 5,130
Springhill 5,097
Bayou Vista 5,092
Carlyss 5,089
Swartz 4,977
Mansfield 4,946
Berwick 4,765
Winnsboro 4,762
Elmwood 4,758
New Roads 4,697
Kaplan 4,617
Westlake 4,615
Addis 4,589
Jonesboro 4,587
Winnfield 4,565
Church Point 4,521
Arabi 4,521
Eastwood 4,387
Amite City 4,375
Brownsville 4,356
Vidalia 4,112
Bunkie 4,066
Ball 3,990
Farmerville 3,862
Jackson 3,788
Franklinton 3,782
Lake Providence 3,715
Bawcomville 3,682
Rayville 3,664
Vivian 3,626
South Vacherie 3,606
Richwood 3,474
Gramercy 3,457
Jena 3,417
Ferriday 3,375
Lutcher 3,373
Vinton 3,355
Hahnville 3,338
Haughton 3,334
Welsh 3,227
Chauvin 3,220
Iowa 3,219
Greenwood 3,191
Westminster 3,187
Mamou 3,181
DeQuincy 3,161
Norco 3,044
Milton 3,030
Homer 3,005
Sunset 2,967
Blanchard 2,935
Delhi 2,900
Natalbany 2,900
Arcadia 2,861
Pierre Part 2,840
Many 2,790
Brusly 2,785
Lake Arthur 2,742
Fort Polk North 2,625
Bayou Gauche 2,594
Lockport 2,531
Pearl River 2,530
Garyville 2,517
Abita Springs 2,499
New Llano 2,468
Sterlington 2,463
Kinder 2,442
Boutte 2,436
Bourg 2,358
Baldwin 2,345
Kentwood 2,340
Poydras 2,309
Lafourche Crossing 2,301
Amelia 2,290
Erwinville 2,284
Mathews 2,280
North Vacherie 2,261
Ossun 2,181
Jonesville 2,181
Haynesville 2,174
Edgard 2,170
Grand Point 2,164
Port Barre 2,119
Simmesport 2,117
Erath 2,107
Stonewall 2,093
Port Sulphur 2,093
Golden Meadow 2,060
Benton 2,015
Labadieville 2,009
Montz 2,007
Jean Lafitte 1,972
Zwolle 1,972
Deville 1,968
Cottonport 1,953
Charenton 1,934
Livingston 1,917
Minorca 1,866
Delcambre 1,866
Coushatta 1,852
White Castle 1,825
Basile 1,816
Independence 1,810
Duson 1,775
Des Allemands 1,773
Oberlin 1,752
Henderson 1,740
St. Francisville 1,700
Oak Grove 1,662
Bernice 1,648
Rosepine 1,634
Midway 1,624
Presquille 1,611
Pine Prairie 1,592
Lakeshore 1,591
Sorrento 1,582
Belle Rose 1,579
Clinton 1,577
Logansport 1,564
Colfax 1,524
Iota 1,480
Vienna Bend 1,477
New Sarpy 1,472
Montegut 1,446
Ringgold 1,432
Livonia 1,410
Grand Isle 1,399
Bayou Country Club 1,397
Paradis 1,396
Gueydan 1,396
Olla 1,386
Mansura 1,385
Bayou L'Ourse 1,375
Ama 1,362
Glenmora 1,320
Urania 1,316
Lawtell 1,306
Killian 1,304
Banks Springs 1,292
Hackberry 1,284
Lafitte 1,276
Maurice 1,266
Paulina 1,251
Cade 1,213
Roseland 1,203
Krotz Springs 1,203
Lecompte 1,189
Sibley 1,184
Paincourtville 1,155
French Settlement 1,130
Elton 1,127
Cullen 1,125
Dulac 1,116
Merryville 1,115
Catahoula 1,114
Albany 1,104
Leonville 1,101
Empire 1,098
Woodworth 1,084
Lockport Heights 1,074
Newellton 1,074
Arnaudville 1,069
Maringouin 1,061
Ventress 1,060
Union 1,060
St. Joseph 1,058
Lakeview 1,056
Melville 1,050
Campti 1,044
Cecilia 1,020
Welcome 1,014
Clarks 1,006
Kraemer 997
Oil City 997
Boyce 979
Dubach 979
Cotton Valley 974
Plain Dealing 969
Slaughter 963
Estherwood 959
Washington 956
Choudrant 955
Gibsland 948
Start 940
Grand Coteau 938
St. James 934
Wisner 931
Barataria 908
Moreauville 904
Fordoche 904
Supreme 903
Boothville 901
Loreauville 899
Longville 891
Lemannville 887
Fifth Ward 873
Bordelonville 865
Sarepta 864
Buras 860
Simsboro 859
Sorrel 845
Anacoco 845
Epps 837
Madisonville 813
Tangipahoa 808
Morse 804
Wallace 803
Choctaw 796
Forest Hill 796
Doyline 795
Crescent 794
Folsom 792
Mooringsport 786
Hessmer 780
Rosedale 776
Marion 755
Belmont 753
Port Vincent 749
Watson 748
Tickfaw 744
Calhoun 729
Montgomery 721
Pleasant Hill 718
Lydia 715
Clayton 686
Reddell 686
Greensburg 685
Parks 677
Prospect 667
Ridgecrest 666
Mermentau 654
Starks 650
Mangham 647
Napoleonville 639
Grosse Tete 631
Florien 629
Convent 623
Simpson 618
Waterproof 609
Provencal 608
Cheneyville 608
Siracusaville 602
Morganza 594
Mer Rouge 590
Natchez 588
Killona 585
Wilson 574
Pitkin 568
Gilbert 566
Junction City 566
Martin 562
Frierson 557
Elizabeth 553
Singer 545
Chatham 544
Richmond 543
Monterey 538
Grayson 524
Hayes 509
Sicily Island 508
Springfield 499
St. Maurice 496
Cankton 491
Clarence 488
Sun 483
Pollock 475
Oretta 469
Hornbeck 465
Gillis 465
Bayou Goula 459
Hodge 452
Turkey Creek 444
Hester 442
Converse 439
Dry Prong 438
Lacassine 432
Goldonna 427
Fort Jesup 407
Kilbourne 401
Glencoe 393
Vienna 389
Tullos 387
Columbia 382
North Hodge 379
Fenton 372
Chataignier 361
Egan 352
Spokane 347
South Mansfield 347
Cameron 346
Forest 342
Harrisonburg 337
Pleasure Bend 332
Varnado 327
Georgetown 325
Dodson 319
Roanoke 318
Norwood 312
Hosston 309
Point Place 308
Evergreen 301
Center Point 293
Keachi 292
Hall Summit 283
East Hodge 278
Collinston 268
Saline 266
Bonita 265
Dubberly 263
Rodessa 263
Dixie Inn 263
Ashland 263
Romeville 262
Lucky 261
Delta 259
Belcher 257
Noble 252
Montpelier 250
Baskin 247
Castor 247
Angie 243
Grand Cane 243
Plaucheville 239
Athens 234
Heflin 232
Reeves 230
Wallace Ridge 228
Fisher 226
Calvin 225
Venice 217
Ida 215
Joyce 215
Creola 209
Bienville 209
Edgefield 206
McNary 204
Rock Hill 191
Bayou Corne 177
Shongaloo 176
Quitman 174
Lisbon 173
Robeline 170
Palmetto 162
Gilliam 161
Longstreet 156
Atlanta 154
Pioneer 151
Eros 149
Downsville 139
Oak Ridge 134
Spearsville 134
Jamestown 133
Powhatan 132
Branch 123
Pointe a la Hache 119
Lillie 115
Moonshine 114
Sikes 113
Stanley 107
Bryceland 104
Triumph 93
Jordan Hill 91
Mount Lebanon 80
Taft 48
Mound 17
Sugartown 10
Gloster 0
64 counties in Louisiana
County Population
East Baton Rouge Parish 440,059
Jefferson Parish 432,493
Orleans Parish 390,144
St. Tammany Parish 260,419
Lafayette Parish 244,390
Caddo Parish 240,204
Calcasieu Parish 203,436
Ouachita Parish 153,279
Livingston Parish 140,789
Tangipahoa Parish 134,758
Rapides Parish 129,648
Bossier Parish 127,039
Ascension Parish 126,604
Terrebonne Parish 110,461
Lafourche Parish 97,614
St. Landry Parish 82,124
Iberia Parish 69,830
Acadia Parish 62,045
Vermilion Parish 59,511
St. Martin Parish 53,431
St. Charles Parish 53,100
St. Mary Parish 49,348
Vernon Parish 47,429
St. Bernard Parish 47,244
Lincoln Parish 46,742
Washington Parish 46,194
St. John the Baptist Parish 42,837
Avoyelles Parish 40,144
Webster Parish 38,340
Natchitoches Parish 38,158
Beauregard Parish 37,497
Evangeline Parish 33,395
Iberville Parish 32,511
Jefferson Davis Parish 31,368
De Soto Parish 27,463
West Baton Rouge Parish 26,465
Allen Parish 25,627
Morehouse Parish 24,874
Sabine Parish 23,884
Plaquemines Parish 23,197
Grant Parish 22,389
Union Parish 22,108
Assumption Parish 21,891
Pointe Coupee Parish 21,730
St. James Parish 21,096
Richland Parish 20,122
Franklin Parish 20,015
Concordia Parish 19,259
East Feliciana Parish 19,135
Jackson Parish 15,744
Claiborne Parish 15,670
West Feliciana Parish 15,568
LaSalle Parish 14,892
Winn Parish 13,904
Bienville Parish 13,241
Madison Parish 10,951
West Carroll Parish 10,830
St. Helena Parish 10,132
Caldwell Parish 9,918
Catahoula Parish 9,494
Red River Parish 8,442
Cameron Parish 6,973
East Carroll Parish 6,861
Tensas Parish 4,334