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Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
Welcome to Breaux Bridge ...
The city of Breaux Bridge is located in Saint Martin Parish.
The location of Breaux Bridge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Breaux Bridge: Breaux Brg. (or less commonly used: Breaux Brdg. or Breaux Brdge.)
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Breaux Bridge has a population of 8,323 people<2> (see below for details).
Breaux Bridge was established in 1829.
The community of Breaux Bridge is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Breaux Bridge lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Breaux Bridge is within the (337) area code.
The ZIP code for Breaux Bridge: 70517<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Breaux Bridge had a population of 8,139 people (or 15.6% of the total population of Saint Martin Parish). This makes Breaux Bridge the parish's most populous community.
The population of Breaux Bridge represents 0.18% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 42nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,139 people, the population of Breaux Bridge increased 11.78% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,281 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Breaux Bridge had an population of 8,323 people. This is an increase of 2.26% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.31% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Breaux Bridge.
Communities near Breaux Bridge ...
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Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Breaux Bridge and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
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Websites for Breaux Bridge ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Breaux Bridge ...
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The official website for Saint Martin Parish: www.stmartinparish-la.org/
The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019