La Salle Parish, Louisiana

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LaSalle Parish, Louisiana
Parish of LaSalle
La Salle Parish, Louisiana Courthouse in Jena IMG 8360.JPG
La Salle Parish Courthouse in Jena
Location within Louisiana
Location within Louisiana
Map of the United States highlighting Louisiana
Louisiana's location within the U.S.
FoundedJanuary 1, 1910
Named forRené-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle
Largest townJena
 • Total662 sq mi (1,715 km2)
 • Land625 sq mi (1,619 km2)
 • Water38 sq mi (98 km2), 5.7%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)14,974
 • Density24/sq mi (9/km2)
Congressional district5th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

La Salle is a parish of Louisiana in the United States. The parish seat is Jena. In the 2010 count, 14,890 people lived in this parish.