Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana state, USA

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Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA

Map of Plaquemines Parish
Population
- Total:23.042 (2010)
- Density:29,5/sq mi (11,4/sq km)
Area
- Total:2.568 sq mi (6.650 sq km)
- Land:780 sq mi (2.020 sq km)
- Water:1.788 sq mi (4.630 sq km)
- % water:69,62 %
Latitude:+29.4023370
Longitude:-089.2984889

Basic information about the Plaquemines Parish

The Plaquemines Parish is located in the state of Louisiana. This county occupies 2568 square miles, with 1788 square miles being water areas. There are 23.042 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Plaquemines Parish citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (70.51%), followed by Black or African American (20.46%) and Asian (3.17%). There are 8.077 households in the county, while 75,21% of them are family households and 24,79% represent non family households. There are 8 cities and towns in Plaquemines Parish. The most populated city is Belle Chasse CDP and the smallest town or village is Pointe a la Hache CDP.


Statistical data for the Plaquemines Parish based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
23,042
White alone
16,24670.51 %
Black or African American alone
4,71520.46 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3711.61 %
Asian alone
7313.17 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
310.13 %
Some Other Race alone
3231.40 %
Two or More races
6252.71 %

Statistical data for the Plaquemines Parish

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
23,042
White alone
16,24670.51 %
Black or African American alone
4,71520.46 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3711.61 %
Asian alone
7313.17 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
310.13 %
Some Other Race alone
3231.40 %
Two or More races
6252.71 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
23,042
Not Hispanic or Latino
21,97595.37 %
Hispanic or Latino
1,0674.63 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
23,042
Not Hispanic or Latino
21,97595.37 %
White alone
15,61771.07 %
Black or African American alone
4,67521.27 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3401.55 %
Asian alone
7263.30 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
190.09 %
Some Other Race alone
960.44 %
Two or More races
5022.28 %
Hispanic or Latino
1,0674.63 %
White alone
62958.95 %
Black or African American alone
403.75 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
312.91 %
Asian alone
50.47 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
121.12 %
Some Other Race alone
22721.27 %
Two or More races
12311.53 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
36
Male
35
Female
37

Household Type

Total
8,077
Family households
6,07575.21 %
Husband-wife family
4,40072.43 %
Other family
1,67527.57 %
Male householder, no wife present
48228.78 %
Female householder, no husband present
1,19371.22 %
Nonfamily households
2,00224.79 %
Householder living alone
1,62080.92 %
Householder not living alone
38219.08 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Plaquemines Parish - including Historical Features

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Current weather situation in the Plaquemines Parish

City Alias ZIP Codes
Belle ChasseBelle Chasse70037, 70093
BoothvilleBoothville70038
BoothvilleBuras70038
BraithwaiteBelair70040
BraithwaiteBraithwaite70040
BraithwaiteCarlisle70040
BraithwaiteDavant70040
BurasBuras70041
BurasOstrica70041
BurasPilottown70041
BurasTriumph70041
EmpireBuras70050
EmpireEmpire70050
PilottownBuras70081
PilottownPilottown70081
Pointe A La HacheBohemia70082
Pointe A La HacheDavant70082
Pointe A La HachePointe A La Hache70082
Pointe A La HachePt A La Hache70082
Port SulphurHome Place70083
Port SulphurIronton70083
Port SulphurMyrtle Grove70083
Port SulphurPort Sulphur70083
Port SulphurPotash70083
Port SulphurWest Pointe A La Hache70083
VeniceBurrwood70091
VenicePort Eads70091
VeniceSouth Pass70091
VeniceVenice70091

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