Richland Parish, Louisiana
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|Parish of Richland|
|Founded||September 29, 1878|
|Named for||Fertile (rich) land in the area|
|• Total||576 sq mi (1,490 km2)|
|• Land||559 sq mi (1,450 km2)|
|• Water||9.375 sq mi (24.28 km2) 1.6%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||36/sq mi (14/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−6 (Central)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−5 (CDT)|
Richland Parish is a parish located in the North Louisiana Delta Country in the U.S. state of Louisiana. The parish seat and largest community is Rayville. The parish was officially created on September 29, 1868.
References[change | change source]
- "Richland Parish". Center for Cultural and Eco-Tourism. Retrieved September 5, 2014.