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Where is Rapides Parish, Louisiana?

location of Rapides county on a map

Rapides Parish is a county equivalent area found in Louisiana, USA. The parish government of Rapides is found in the parish seat of Alexandria.

With a total 3,526.68 sq. km of land and water area, Rapides Parish, Louisiana is the 498th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 132,488 people, Rapides Parish has a total 56553 households earning 40930 on average per year.

Rapides Parish, Louisiana - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 22079
Area Codes 318
Time Zone CST
Major Cities Alexandria (population: 59,261), Pineville (population: 35,550), Deville (population: 7,449), Boyce (population: 6,913), Ball (population: 5,624), Glenmora (population: 4,392), Lecompte (population: 3,057), Forest Hill (population: 2,590), Woodworth (population: 1,814), Hineston (population: 1,647)
Land Area 51,154 sq miles
Water Area 1,318 sq miles
Household Income $40,930
Housing Units 56,553
Median Home Value $120,400
High School Grads 82% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 18% of population
Retail Spending $14,369 per capita
Universities and Colleges Alexandria Academy of Beauty Culture, Louisiana Technical College-Alexandria Campus

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.