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Rapides Parish, Louisiana

US county information
NameRapides Parish
Largest cityAlexandria
US Area
Total Area1362 sq mi (3527.6 km2)
Land Area1323 sq mi (3426.6 km2)
Water Area39 sq mi (101 km2)
Population131613 (2010)
Density37.4/km2 (97/sq mi)
Named forThe local river rapids
Time zoneCentral
Time zoneCentral: UTC-6/-5: -6/-5

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Rapides Parish ( ) is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. Alexandria is the parish seat. It encompasses the Alexandria, Louisiana, Metropolitan Statistical Area. Rapides is the French spelling of "rapids".

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