Map of louisiana parishes and cities. Part of the vast region claimed by la salle for france in 1682 it was first successfully settled in 1718 with the foundation of new orleans. State of louisiana is divided into 64 parishes french. New orleans baton rouge shreveport. State of louisiana with the state capital baton rouge major cities populated places highways main roads and more.
Also available is a detailed louisiana parish map with parish seat cities. This map shows louisianas 64 parishes. A state of the southern united states on the gulf of mexico. Note that each map may be enlarged by clicking on it or its title.
The map above is a landsat satellite image of louisiana with parish boundaries superimposed. 51843 sq mi 135382 sq km. The name of the parish is derived from the former french colony of acadia in canada. Reference map of louisiana showing the location of us.
See the places across the state that are losing people. Louisianas 10 largest cities are new orleans baton rouge shreveport metairie lafayette lake charles kenner bossier city monroe and alexandria.