Rapides Parish, Louisiana

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Rapides Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Rapides Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the USA highlighting Louisiana
Louisiana's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded 1807
Seat Alexandria
Largest City Alexandria
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

1,362 sq mi (3,527 km²)
1,323 sq mi (3,425 km²)
39 sq mi (102 km²), 2.89%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

126,337
96/sq mi (37/km²)
Time zone Central: UTC-6/-5
Website: www.rppj.com
Named for: The local river rapids

Rapides Parish is a parish in the U.S. State of Louisiana.