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List of parishes in Louisiana

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The U.S. state of Louisiana is divided into 64 parishes (French: paroisses) in the same way that 48 other states of the United States are divided into counties. Alaska, the other exception, is divid...

How many states have parishes instead of counties? | Reference.com

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According to the National Association of Counties, only one state has parishes instead of counties. Counties are called parishes in Louisiana, but the difference  ...

Louisiana Parishes: History and Information

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Louisiana's government is like that of no other state in the United States of America. Louisiana has "parishes" instead of "counties" and each of those parishes, ...

Why are there parishes in Louisiana, US instead of counties? - Quora

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I believe this stems from the State's origin as a French and Spanish Colony. The colony's governance was divided into small geographic units (French: paroisse; ...

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Feb 21, 2005 ... It is divided into parishes. ... In addition to Louisiana and Alaska having no counties, there are two states, Connecticut and Rhode Island, that ...

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As part of Louisiana's French legacy counties are called "parishes." Early French and Spanish settlers influenced the legal system in Louisiana. Despite popular ...

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Louisiana's Police Jury form of government has been around since the early 1800's. ... our state is unique in the nation in that is has parishes instead of counties.

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Louisiana is the only state in the union that does not have counties. ... Saint Martin Parish is home to the world's largest freshwater river basin, the Atchafalaya ...

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Why does Louisiana have parishes and not counties? | Reference.com

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Originally, Louisiana was the territory of Spain and then France, both Roman Catholic countries, and those colonial powers divided their lands according to ...

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Louisiana(: IloveKatyPerry<33 Jren. ... Which US state has parishes instead of counties? Louisiana. 4 people found this useful. Edit. Share to: Answered by The  ...