St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana
|Saint Bernard Parish, Louisiana|
Location in the state of Louisiana
Louisiana's location in the U.S.
4,606 sq mi (11,929 km²)
1,204 sq mi (3,118 km²)
3,441 sq mi (8,912 km²),
56/sq mi (22/km²)
|Time zone||Central: UTC-6/-5|
|Named for: Patron Saint of Bernardo de Galvez|
St. Bernard Parish (French: Paroisse de Saint-Bernard) is a parish in the U.S. state of Louisiana. As of 2000, 67,229 people lived there. In 2006, because of the effects of Hurricane Katrina, about 25,489 people lived there.
References[change | change source]
- "New Orleans population still cut by more than half". 29 Nov 2006 article by Reuters. http://www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/N29357330.htm. Retrieved 2006-12-6.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Official website of the St. Bernard's Parish Government
- Official website of the St. Bernard Parish Tourist Commission
- St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce
- The Isleños of St. Bernard Parish
- H.O.P.E. Project of Violet, Louisiana
- Post-Katrina cleanup and volunteer efforts
- Hurricane Katrina Journal by Samantha Perez of St. Bernard Parish
- St Bernard Health Statistics, History, and Vital Information
- Chalmation.net St. Bernard Internet Portal
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