Washington Parish, Louisiana

parish in Louisiana, United States

Washington Parish (French: Paroisse de Washington) is a parish in the southeast corner of the U.S. state of Louisiana. As of the 2020 census, the population was 45,463.[1] Its parish seat is Franklinton.[2] The parish was founded in 1819.[3]


  1. "QuickFacts: Washington Parish, Louisiana". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 11, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. "Washington Parish". Center for Cultural and Eco-Tourism. Retrieved September 5, 2014.