Lafayette Parish, Louisiana
Lafayette Parish (French: Paroisse de Lafayette) is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 221,578. The parish seat is Lafayette. The parish was founded in 1823. It was named in honor of the Marquis de Lafayette.
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- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 29, 2011. Retrieved August 10, 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "History". Lafayette County Sheriff's Office. Retrieved September 4, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)