US State Maps with Counties
Map of Louisiana
Louisiana State Map
The Map of Louisiana is accompanied by a separate county map, with the names of all counties in the "Pelican State". The Louisiana State Map and county map, that has 64 counties, provide the location and the names of all the regions and districts in the State. The following motto, reflects the spirit of the state, an interesting piece of information if you are travelling, going on vacation or simply learning about the State and its counties:
"Union, justice, and confidence"
The Map of Louisiana and county map provides an outline of its jurisdiction, which covers 51,843 sq. miles. Test your recognition skills and knowledge with our State Maps Quiz Game.
Map of Louisiana with Counties
The following facts and information provide a map of Louisiana with counties, together with a helpful list of Louisiana counties. The power of a county arises from state law and these vary according to each state. In America a county was among the first units of local government established in the 13 Colonies that would eventually become the United States of America. Find the location and names of all the Louisiana counties.
Map of Louisiana - The Parishes
The term "county" is used in 48 of the 50 U.S. states. Louisiana and Alaska are the exceptions they are called parishes in Louisiana and boroughs in Alaska. In Louisiana, a civil division corresponding to a county in other States, is called a Parish. Counties, or a county, was (and still is) the term used for lands in England and originally meant the lands of a count or earl. Counties were the earliest units of local government established in the 13 Colonies that would become the United States. A Parish was (and still is) the term used in England for a local church community.
|Map of Louisiana with Parishes (Counties)|
|Louisiana Parishes (County) Map||List of Louisiana Counties / Parishes|
|Acadia Parish |
De Soto Parish
East Baton Rouge Parish
East Carroll Parish
East Feliciana Parish
St. Bernard Parish
St. Charles Parish
St. Helena Parish
St. James Parish
St. John the Baptist Parish
West Baton Rouge
Map of Louisiana - State Borders
The Map of Louisiana provides an outline of the state and the Louisiana County Map provides the name of all of the counties in the state. The Government of the United States is based on the concept of federalism, meaning self-governing units. Power is shared between the National Government and State Governments, such as Louisiana, and defined by the Constitution of the United States of America. The State Borders, or State lines define geographic boundaries between each state.
Map of Louisiana and Counties
|Louisiana State and county maps|
|"Union, justice, and confidence" state motto|
|Louisiana State Map|
|State Map outline and map of State counties|
|State and county maps|
|Interesting facts, info about Louisiana State Map|
|Official Nickname "Pelican State"|
|Louisiana map for schools, kids and children|
Map of Louisiana and County Map