Plaquemine, Louisiana

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Plaquemine, Louisiana
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 
(2018)
6,621
 • 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.
  2. "City of Plaquemine Mayor". City of Plaquemine. Retrieved July 11, 2018.
  3. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 2, 2017.
  4. "Plaquemine, LA - Plaquemine, Louisiana Map & Directions - MapQuest". www.mapquest.com. Retrieved 2020-05-08.

Other websites[change | change source]

Official website