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Time Zone: La Salle Parish lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

La Salle Parish was founded in 1908 and was created by taking area from CatahoulaParish.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> La Salle had a population of 13,964 people. This is a decrease of 2.23% since the last Census (which gave a population of 14,282 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, La Salle represented 0.32% of the total population of Louisiana, making it the state's 55th most populous parish (out of 64 parishes).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201014,890+4.26%+6.63% since 2009
200913,964-2.23%-0.34% since 2008
200814,012-1.89%+0.14% since 2007
200014,282The Last Census

More information can be found on the La Salle Parish Census Page for La Salle Parish.


Below are some of the communities located in La Salle Parish (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for La Salle Parish):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Jena   2,8472,9714.17% decrease  
Olla   1,3301,4176.14% decrease  
Urania   6787003.14% decrease  
Tullos   --419 

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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