Basic information about the St. James Parish
The St. James Parish is located in the state of Louisiana. This county occupies 259 square miles, with 17 square miles being water areas. There are 22.102 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of St. James Parish citizens, the 3 largest groups are Black or African American (50.58%), followed by White (48.03%) and Two or More races (0.65%). There are 7.717 households in the county, while 77,02% of them are family households and 22,98% represent non family households. There are 14 cities and towns in St. James Parish. The most populated city is South Vacherie CDP and the smallest town or village is Romeville CDP.