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.