Plaquemine, Louisiana

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Plaquemine, Louisiana
City of Plaquemine
Old Square
Old Square
Nickname(s): 
"City of Hospitality"[1]
Location of Plaquemine in Iberville Parish, Louisiana
Location of Plaquemine in Iberville Parish, Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the United States
Location of Louisiana in the United States
Coordinates: 30°17′03″N 91°14′26″W / 30.28417°N 91.24056°W / 30.28417; -91.24056Coordinates: 30°17′03″N 91°14′26″W / 30.28417°N 91.24056°W / 30.28417; -91.24056
CountryUnited States
StateLouisiana
ParishIberville
Settled1775
Incorporated1838
Government
 • MayorEdwin M. "Ed" Reeves Jr. (D)[2]
Area
 • Total3.00 sq mi (7.78 km2)
 • Land2.92 sq mi (7.56 km2)
 • Water0.08 sq mi (0.21 km2)
Elevation
23 ft (7 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total7,119
 • Estimate 
(2019)
6,539
 • Density2,321.92/sq mi (896.49/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
70764
Area code(s)225
FIPS code22-60880
Websitewww.plaquemine.org

Plaquemine is a city in the U.S. state of Louisiana. The population is 7,064 according to 2000 census.[4] It is part of the greater Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Things to Do". City of Plaquemine. Archived from the original on December 2, 2013. Retrieved December 2, 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "City of Plaquemine Mayor". City of Plaquemine. Retrieved July 11, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 2, 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "Plaquemine, LA - Plaquemine, Louisiana Map & Directions - MapQuest". www.mapquest.com. Retrieved 2020-05-08.

Other websites[change | change source]

Official website