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Director
Barry Dussť

Tel: (225) 342-7005
Fax: (225) 342-7220
Email: Barry.Dusse@la.gov

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 94095
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70804-9095

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Urban and Rural Residence

All but one of Louisiana's ten most urban parishes are within metropolitan areas. Louisiana is more urban than rural having more than two-thirds of its population living in urban areas. Six of the ten most rural parishes lost population between 1980 and 1990.

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