Orleans Parish , Louisiana

Orleans Parish: New Orleans consolidated city-parish in Louisiana, United States

About

Orleans Parish is a county located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 343,829 and a population density of 379 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 389,476 inhabitants. Its county seat is New Orleans. The county was created 216 years ago in 1805.

Orleans Parish Quick Facts

Population : 389,476 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Louisiana (United States)
Different from : Orleans County, Orleans County
Area : 907 km2
Altitude : -7 feet / -2 meters
Capital : New Orleans
Establishment : April 04, 1805
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:10:05 (25th January 2022)
Density : 429 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 11.72% (2010-2020)
Orleans Parish locator map
Location of Orleans Parish on Louisiana map.
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Geography

Orleans Parish is located at 30°4'7"N 89°55'41"W (30.0686400, -89.9281300).

Orleans Parish map

The largest city of Orleans Parish is New Orleans with a population of 389,476. . See all Orleans Parish cities & populated places.

Orleans Parish Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Orleans Parish.

City Name Population Title
New Orleans 389,476 City; consolidated city-parish in Louisiana, United States.

  • New Orleans

Demographics

The population of Orleans Parish increased by 11.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 343,829 - census
2011 360,735 4.69% estimation process
2012 369,787 2.45% estimation process
2013 378,637 2.34% estimation process
2014 383,940 1.38% estimation process
2015 389,742 1.49% estimation process
2016 391,843 0.54% estimation process
2017 391,493 -0.09% estimation process
2018 391,004 -0.13% estimation process
2019 390,144 -0.22% estimation process
2020 389,476 -0.17% estimation process

Orleans, Paroisse d'Orleans

People born in Orleans Parish (2)

People born in Orleans Parish, including musician Blanche Thomas, journalist William H. Fitzpatrick, .

List

Louisiana Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
East Baton Rouge Parish 439,729 Parish in Louisiana, United States
Jefferson Parish 432,346 Parish in Louisiana, United States
New Orleans 389,476 City; consolidated city-parish in Louisiana, United States.
Saint Tammany Parish 263,446 Parish in Louisiana, United States of America
Lafayette Parish 246,518 Parish in Louisiana, United States
Caddo Parish 237,479 Parish in Louisiana, United States
Baton Rouge 219,052 Capital of Louisiana, United States and seat of East Baton Rouge Parish
Calcasieu Parish 203,310 Parish in Louisiana, United States
Shreveport 184,786 Parish seat of Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States
Ouachita Parish 152,439 Parish in Louisiana, United States
Livingston Parish 143,737 Parish in Louisiana, United States
Metairie Terrace 142,489 City in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States of America
Metairie 138,481 Unincorporated suburban community and census-designated places in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana
Tangipahoa Parish 136,765 Parish in Louisiana, United States
Ascension Parish 128,665 Parish in Louisiana, United States
Rapides Parish 128,567 Parish in Louisiana, United States