Lafourche Parish, Louisiana

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Lafourche Parish (French: Paroisse de LaFourche) is a parish located in the south of the U.S. state of Louisiana. It was originally the northern part of Lafourche Interior Parish, which consisted of the present parishes of Lafourche and Terrebonne. The parish seat is Thibodaux. In 2000, its population was 89,974.

Lafourche Parish is part of the HoumaBayou CaneThibodaux Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Geography

The parish has a total area of 1,472 square miles (3,813 km²), of which, 1,085 square miles (2,809 km²) of it is land and 388 square miles (1,004 km²) of it (26.32%) is water.

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