Basic information about the Tangipahoa Parish
The Tangipahoa Parish is located in the state of Louisiana. This county occupies 824 square miles, with 33 square miles being water areas. There are 121.097 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Tangipahoa Parish citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (66.23%), followed by Black or African American (30.27%) and Two or More races (1.35%). There are 45.135 households in the county, while 67,95% of them are family households and 32,05% represent non family households. There are 9 cities and towns in Tangipahoa Parish. The most populated city is Hammond city and the smallest town or village is Tickfaw village.