Lafourche Parish, Louisiana Basics:

Lafourche Parish Louisiana - Government Site

Population: 96,965
Area: 1068 square miles
Parish seat: Thibodaux
Area code(s) in use: 985
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 73.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
Median household income: $50,574
Persons in poverty: 14.5%
Home ownership rate: 78.2%
Mean travel time to work: 26.4 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Assumption  Jefferson  St. Charles  St. James  St. John Baptist  Terrebonne  

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Places in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana

  Airports     show all on map

Air Logistics Heliport, Air Logistics Martin Docks Heliport, Amoco Fourchon Heliport, Bayou Fourchon Seaplane Base, Blouin Flightpark Ultralight Flightpark, Chevron Fourchon Heliport, Chevron USA Incorporated Heliport, Clovelly Airport, Clovelly Farms Seaplane Base, Compressor Station 524 Heliport, Compressors Heliport, Delta Farms Seaplane Base, Era Helicopters Fourchon Helibase, Lady of the Sea Hospital Heliport, Ledet Airfield, Nl Baroid Heliport, Raceland Station Heliport, Saint Anne Heliport, South Lafourche Leonard Miller Jr. Airport, Theriot Field Airport, Thibodaux Hospital and Health Center Heliport, Timbalier Bay Camp Seaplane Base, Timbalier Bay Seaplane Base, Troop C Heliport

  Areas     show all on map

Coteau Pistolet

  Bays     show all on map

Baie Chevreuil, Baie Des Deux Chenes, Bay Courant, Bay des Conards, Bay Desespere, Bay Joyeux, Bay l'Ours, Bay L'Ours, Bay Lizette, Bay Macoin, Bay Marchand, Bay Rambo, Bay Ronfleur, Bay Saint Honore, Bay Sevin, Bay Tambour, Bay Vasier, Bayou Blue, Bayou Blue, Bayou Bouillon, Bayou Courant, Bayou de la Valle, Bayou Faleau, Bayou Ferblanc, Bayou Grisgris, Bayou Jaque, Bayou L'Eau Bleu, Bayou Laurier, Bayou Monnaie, Bayou Moreau, Bayou Palourde, Bayou Pierre Et Lee, Bayou Rosa, Bayou Salle, Bayou Sevin, Bayou Tartellon, Bayou Tete De Ours, Calm Lake, Caminada Bay, Catahoula Bay, Catfish Lake, China Bayou, Chinaman Bayou, Chinois Pass, Coal Tar Bay, Coffee Bayou, Cutoff Canal, Deep Bayou, Deep Lake, Devils Bay, East Fork Bayou L'Ours, Evans Canal, Fishermans Bay, Grand Bayou, Grand Bayou Blue, Grand Bayou Canal, Greys Canal, Hackberry Bay, Hackberry Bay, Hatchet Lake, Havoline Canal, Jacko Camp Bay, Jean Plaisance Bay, Jean Plaisance Canal, John the Fool Bayou, Lacroix Bay, Lake Andre, Lake Bully Camp, Lake Cheniere, Lake Pierre, Lake Raccourci, Lake Trois Jeans, Landry Bay, Laurier Bay, Laurier Bayou, Little Grand Bay, Little Lake, Live Oak Bay, Manila Bayou, Oaks Bay, Palmetto Bayou, Pass a Jean, Pearl Bayou, Pickett Bay, Pierle Bay, Porpoise Bay, Rosa Bay, Round Lake, Saint Joseph Bay, Saint Louis Canal, Shallow Bayou, Snail Bay, Snake Bayou, Southwestern Louisiana Canal, Temple Bay, Timbalier Bay, William Canal

  Beaches     show all on map

Shell Beach

  Bridges     show all on map

Bayou Blue Bridge, Cote Blanche Bridge, Galliano Bridge, Golden Meadow Bridge, Kraemer Bridge, Leeville Bridge, Lockport Bayou Lafourche Bridge, Lockport Company Canal Bridge, South Lafourche Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Allen J Elender Memorial Library, Bayou Blue Volunteer Fire Department, Bayou Boeuf Volunteer Fire Department, Bayou LaFourche Folklife and Heritage Museum, Chackbay Volunteer Fire Department, Choctaw Volunteer Fire Department, Golden Meadow Police Department - Chief, Lafourche Crossing 308 Volunteer Fire Department, Lafourche Home for the Aged and Infirm, Lafourche Juvenile Justice Facility, Lafourche Parish Courthouse, Lafourche Parish Fire District 1 Central Station, Lafourche Parish Fire District 1 Station 2, Lafourche Parish Fire District 1 Station 3, Lafourche Parish Fire District 1 Station 4, Lafourche Parish Fire District 1 Station 5, Lafourche Parish Fire District 1 Station 6, Lafourche Parish Fire District 1 Station 7, Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 Cut Off Volunteer Fire Department, Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 Cut Off Volunteer Fire Department East Station, Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 Cut Off Volunteer Fire Department West Station, Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 Larose Volunteer Fire Department East Station, Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 Larose Volunteer Fire Department North Station, Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 Larose Volunteer Fire Department West Station, Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 Leeville Station, Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 Port Fourchon Station, Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 South Golden Meadow Station, Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 West Galliano Station, Lafourche Parish Fire Protection District 2, Lafourche Parish Government Building, Lafourche Parish Health Unit Cut Off Office, Lafourche Parish Health Unit Thibodaux Office, Lafourche Parish Library Bayou Blue Branch, Lafourche Parish Library Choctaw Branch, Lafourche Parish Library Gheens Branch, Lafourche Parish Library Golden Meadow Branch, Lafourche Parish Library Headquarters, Lafourche Parish Library Larose Branch, Lafourche Parish Library Lockport Branch, Lafourche Parish Library Martha Sowell Utley Memorial Branch, Lafourche Parish Library Raceland Branch, Lafourche Parish Library South Lafourche Branch, Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office, Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office, Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office - Civil Criminal and Probate, Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office - Communications Office, Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office - Criminal Operations Center, Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office - Work Release Center, Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office South Lafourche Sub Station, Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office Training Academy, Laurel Valley Museum, Lockport Volunteer Fire Department 308 Station, Lockport Volunteer Fire Department Central Station, Lockport Volunteer Fire Department Lockport Heights Station, Lockport Volunteer Fire Department Valentine Station, Moses Community Center, Peltier - Lawless Developmental Center, Raceland Manor Nursing Home, Saint John Volunteer Fire Department, Saint Joseph Manor Adult Care Facility, Shaver Gymnasium, South Lafourche Nursing Center, Stopher Gymnasium, Thibodaux City Hall, Thibodaux Civic Center, Thibodaux Fire Department, Thibodaux Healthcare Center, Thibodaux Police Department, Thibodaux Volunteer Fire Department Central Station, Vacherie Gheens Volunteer Fire Department, Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center

  Canals     show all on map

Bowie Canal, Breton Canal, Canal Blue, Canal Tisamond Foret, Company Canal, Dixie Delta Canal, Flotation Canal, Forty Arpent Canal, Godchaux Canal, Halpin Canal, Harvey Canal Number Two, Hollywood Canal, La Peans Canal, Laurel Valley Canal, Legendre Canal, McMahon Canal, Midway Canal, Phillips Canal, Piroque Canal, Pitre Lening Canal, Sam Foret Canal, Scully Canal, Theriot Canal, Wickey Canal

  Capes     show all on map

Capon Point, Grosse Pointe, Plum Point, Point Chicot, Point Des Ilettes

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Alombro Cemetery, Bell Cemetery, Cheramie Cemetery, Hadley Cemetery, Hebert Cemetery, Lange-Calahan Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, New Fountain Cemetery, Pitre Cemetery, Saint Johns Cemetery, Saint Marys Cemetery, Surgney Cemetery, Third Zion Cemetery, Trosclair Cemetery, Williams Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Bayou Blue Census Designated Place, Bayou Country Club Census Designated Place, Chackbay Census Designated Place, Choctaw Census Designated Place, Cut Off Census Designated Place, Galliano Census Designated Place, Kraemer Census Designated Place, Lafourche Crossing Census Designated Place, Larose Census Designated Place, Lockport Heights Census Designated Place, Mathews Census Designated Place, Raceland Census Designated Place

  Channels     show all on map

Bayou Andre, Belle Pass, Fricot Bayou, Grand Bayou, Little Pass Timbalier, Pass Fourchon, Pelican Pass, Wrong Name Pass

  Churches     show all on map

Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Aquinas Center Chapel, Assembly of God Church, Baptist Student Center, Bayou Blue Chapel, Bayou Blue Church, Bayou Blue Church, Bayou Blue United Methodist Church, Bell Church, Calvary Baptist Church, Calvary United Methodist Church, Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church, Christian Family Center, Christian Fellowship Church, Church of Christ, Church of Christ, Cut Off Church of Christ, Cut Off Community Bible Church, First Assembly of God Church, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First Presbyterian Church, First United Methodist Church of Thibodox, Freedom Worship Center, Galilean Baptist Church, Gheens Church, Greater New Fountain Baptist Church, Holy Savior Catholic Church, House of Prayer United Pentecostal Church, Joy Fellowship Ministries, Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses, Life Tabernacle Church, Lighthouse Worship Center, Memorial United Methodist Church, Morning Star Baptist Church, Morning Star Baptist Church, Morning Star Church, Moses Baptist Church, Mount Zion Baptist Church, Mount Zion Baptist Church, Mount Zion Baptist Church, Old Fountain Missionary Baptist Church, Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church, Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church, Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church, Promise of Life Worship Center, Raceland Church, Raceland Presbyterian Church, Sacred Heart Church, Saint Anthony Church, Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Saint Genevieve Church, Saint Hilary of Poitiers Church, Saint James Chapel, Saint John's Church, Saint Johns Episcopal Church, Saint Joseph Church, Saint Joseph Co-Cathedral, Saint Lawrence Church, Saint Luke Catholic Church, Saint Lukes Church, Saint Marys Church, Saint Paul Baptist Church, Saint Peter Baptist Church, South Lafourche Church, Tabernacle of Love Pentecostal Church, The Methodist Church, Thibodaux Family Church, Third Zion Church, Trinity Baptist Church, United Pentecostal Church, University Baptist Church, Victory Life Church, West Thibodaux By - Pass Church of Christ, Word of Deliverance Church

  Dams     show all on map

Louisiana Noname 95 Dam, Louisiana Noname Three Dam, Southdown Sugar Millwater Storage Dam

  Flats     show all on map

Miller Point, Walker Point

  Guts     show all on map

Bayou Casse-Tete, Bayou Catahoula, Bayou Chateau De Cypres, Bayou Cochon, Bayou Coquille, Bayou de Chene, Bayou de la Gauche, Bayou Des Amoreux, Bayou Fort Blanc, Bayou Garci, Bayou Jollet, Bayou Jollet, Bayou l'Ours, Bayou Manuel, Bayou Pierce, Bayou Poignard, Bayou Portuguese, Bayou Poule De Eau, Bayou Raphael, Bayou Rixner, Bayou Roseau, Bayou Saint Honore, Bayou Tortillon, Bayou Trois Chenes, Deep Bayou, Grand Bayou Felicity, Middle Bayou, Petit Bois Bayou, Raccoon Bayou, Raccoon Bayou, Snail Bayou, Snail Bayou, West Fork Bayou L'Ours

  Hospitals     show all on map

Lady of the Sea General Hospital, Lafourche Mental Health Clinic, Ochsner Saint Anne General Hospital, Saint Joseph Hospital, Thibodaux Regional Medical Center

  Islands     show all on map

Andre Island, Bull Islands, Calumet Island, Casse-tete Island, Devils Island, East Timbalier Island, Fornation Islands, Northwest Island, Pelican Islands, Philo Brice Islands

  Lakes     show all on map

Bay Champagne, Bay Diego, Bay Jaque, Bay Tartellon, Bayou Des Amoreux, Brusle Lake, Coffee Bay, Dufrene Ponds, Hospital Bayou, Lake Boeuf, Lake Fields, Lake Jesse, Lake Laurier, Lake Long, Lake Palourde, Mink Bayou, North Lake, Raccoon Lake, Round Lake, South Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Acadia Plantation, Bayou Country Club, Bon Service Shopping Center, Chatchie Plantation, Delta Farms, Forest Grove Plantation, Lafourche Plaza Shopping Center, Lockport Sewer Plant, Louisiana State University AgCenter Lafourche Parish Office, Marys Spur (historical), Nicholls Shopping Center, Peltier Plaza Shopping Center, Plaza Del Rienzi Shopping Center, Pointe Fourchon, Port Fourchon, Ridgefield Plantation, Saint James Platation, Sugarland Country Club, The Temple Shell Bank, Theriot Siding (historical), Thibodaux Wastewater Treatment Plant, Tidelands Country Club, Webster Plantation

  Military     show all on map

Fort Blanc (historical)

  Oilfields     show all on map

Bay De Chene Oil Field, Bay Jaque Oil Field, Bayou Boeuf Gas Field, Bayou Chevreuil Gas Field, Bayou Des Allemands Oil and Gas Field, Bayou Ferblanc Oil Field, Bayou Poignard Gas Field, Block 25 Oil and Gas Field, Bully Camp Oil and Gas Field, Chacahoula Oil and Gas Field, Chegby Gas Field, Choctaw School Gas Field, Clovelly Oil and Gas Field, Coffee Bay Oil Field, Courant Bay Gas Field, Cut Off Oil and Gas Field, Delta Farms Oil and Gas Field, Fishermans Bay Gas Field, Golden Meadow Oil and Gas Field, Grand Bois Gas Field, Joe McHugh Oil and Gas Field, Lafourche Crossing Oil and Gas Field, Lake Barre Oil and Gas Field, Lake Boeuf Gas Field, Lake Enfermer Oil and Gas Field, Lake Long Oil and Gas Field, Lake Raccourci Oil and Gas Field, Larose Oil and Gas Field, Larose Oil and Gas Field, Laurel Grove Gas Field, Leeville Oil and Gas Field, Little Temple Oil and Gas Field, Melodia Gas Field, North Laurel Grove Gas Field, North Thibodaux Gas Field, Northeast Houma Gas Field, Northwest Lake Boeuf Oil and Gas Field, Northwest Leeville Gas Field, Plum Point Oil and Gas Field, Point Chicot Gas Field, Raccoon Lake Gas Field, Raceland Oil and Gas Field, Saint John Gas Field, South Bayou Boeuf Oil and Gas Field, South Chegby Gas Field, South Little Lake Oil and Gas Field, Southwest Lake Boeuf Gas Field, Thibodaux Gas and Oil Field, Timbalier Bay Oil Field, Valentine Oil Field, West Delta Farms Oil and Gas Field

  Parks     show all on map

Acadia Park, Didier Field, East Timbalier Island National Wildlife Refuge, East Timbalier Island Reservation, Guidry Stadium, Heros Park, Lions Park, Memorial Fountain, Oak Ridge Community Park, Peltier Park, Pointe Au Chien State Wildlife Management Area, Pointe Aux Chenes State Wildlife Management Area, Wisner State Wildlife Management Area (historical)

  Populated Places     show all on map

Abby Plantation, Acadia, Bayou Boeuf, Beaujolais, Belle Amie, Bowie, Brandywine, Brien's Mobile Village, Brule, Chackbay, Chegby, Choctaw, Choupique, Clotilda, Clovelly Farms, Coulon Plantation, Cut Off, Dixie Plantation, Elmer, Ewing, Faleau (historical), Floyd Court Mobile Home Park, Galliano, Gheens, Godchaux, Golden Meadow, Grand Bayou Mobile Home Park, Grandbois, Greenwood Acres, Greewood Plantation, J and K Mobile Park, Jay, Kraemer, L T Plantation, Lafourche, Larose, Laurel Grove, Laurel Grove Plantation, Laurel Valley Plantation, Leeville, Leighton, Lewistown, Lockport, Lockport Heights, Lowlands, Ludevine, Mathews, McLeod, Melodia Plantation, Morvant, Naquin, New Hope (historical), Norah, Orange Grove Plantation, Plantation Acres, Port Fourchon, Raceland, Raceland Junction, Ravenwood (historical), Rienzi Plantation, Rita, Rousseau, Saint Charles, Saint Rose Plantation, Solars Mobile Home Park, Theriot, Thibodaux, Thibodaux Junction, Twelve Cedars, Utopia (historical), Valentine, Waverly Mobile Home Park, White Plantation, Woodland Heights Mobile Home Community

  Post Offices     show all on map

Ariel Post Office (historical), Belle Amie Post Office (historical), Bowie Post Office (historical), Cut Off Post Office, Delta Farms Post Office (historical), Florence Post Office (historical), Fort Guion Post Office (historical), Galliano Post Office, Gheens Post Office, Golden Meadow Post Office, Guidrys Post Office (historical), Harang Post Office (historical), Kraemer Post Office, Lacroix Post Office (historical), Lafourche Post Office (historical), Larose Post Office, Lockport Post Office, Ludivine Post Office (historical), Malagay Post Office (historical), Mathews Post Office, Norah Post Office (historical), Orange City Post Office (historical), Pugh Post Office (historical), Raceland Post Office, Rathbone Post Office (historical), Rita Post Office (historical), Thibodaux Post Office, Toups Post Office (historical)

  Ridges     show all on map

Love Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Bayou Blue Elementary School, Bayou Blue Middle School, Bayou Blue School (historical), Bayou Blue School (historical), Bayou Boeuf Elementary School, Bayou Lafourche Marine Institute School, Bayou Region Supports and Services Center, Bergeron School (historical), Boudoin Foret School (historical), Breaux Folse School (historical), Central Lafourche High School, Chackbay Elementary School, Creative Learning Preschool, Cut Off Elementary School, E D White Catholic High School, E D White Junior High School, East Thibodaux Middle School, Galliano Elementary School, Galliano Junior High School, Golden Meadow Lower Elementary School, Golden Meadow Middle School, Golden Meadow Upper Elmentary School, Holy Rosary Catholic School, Holy Savior Catholic School, Lafourche Parish Juvenile Justice Facility School, Larose Cut Off Middle School, Larose Lower Elementary School, Larose Upper Elementary School, Lockport Lower Elementary School, Lockport Middle School, Lockport Upper Elementary School, Louisiana Technical College Galliano Campus, Louisiana Technical College Thibodaux Campus, Mount Zion School, Nicholls State University, Opportunity Place Adult Education Center Central Campus, Opportunity Place Adult Education Center North Campus, Opportunity Place Adult Education Center South Campus, Porche School (historical), Prairie School (historical), Raceland High School, Raceland Lower Elementary School, Raceland Middle School, Raceland Upper Elementary School, Saint Charles Elementary School, Saint Genevieve School, Saint Joseph Elementary School, Saint Mary's Nativity School, Seventh District School, Sixth Ward Middle School, South Lafourche High School, South Thibodaux Elementary School, The MAX Charter School Nichols State University, Thibodaux College, Thibodaux Elementary School, Thibodaux High School, Valere Guidry School (historical), W S Lafargue Elementary School, West Thibodaux Middle School, William Petre School (historical)

  Seas     show all on map

Gulf of Mexico

  Streams     show all on map

Bayou Baton Pilon, Bayou Boeuf, Bayou Boeuf, Bayou Boudreaux, Bayou Calfat, Bayou Chactimahan, Bayou Chevreuil, Bayou Croix, Bayou Cut Off, Bayou Degruy, Bayou des Allemands, Bayou Du Mar, Bayou Folse, Bayou Grand Coteau, Bayou Jean Webre, Bayou L'Ours, Bayou Matherne, Bayou Onion, Bayou Petit Chackbay, Bayou Plat, Bayou Plat, Bayou Rond Pompon, Bayou Vacherie, Bubbling Bayou, Eagle Island Bayou, Grand Bayou, Lake Long Bayou

  Swamps     show all on map

Rathborne Swamp

  Towers     show all on map

KBAU-FM (Galliano), KBAU-FM (Galliano), KCIL-FM (Houma), KLEB-AM (Golden Meadow), KNSU-FM (Thibodaux), KTIB-AM (Thibodaux), KXOR-FM (Thibodaux),

Lafourche Parish, Louisiana Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteLafourche Parish White population 78,63978,638  
BlackLafourche Parish Black population 12,99312,993
American IndianLafourche Parish American Indian population 2,8122,811
MixedLafourche Parish Mixed population 1,6481,648
AsianLafourche Parish Asian population 776775
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderLafourche Parish Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 9796

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