Money's list of America's best small towns


States
Top 100
There are no Top 100 cities in this state.
Other cities
Rank City Population
  Baton Rouge 227,100
  Bayou Cane 17,600
  Belle Chasse 12,000
  Covington 9,500
  De Ridder 10,100
  Denham Springs 10,200
  Destrehan 12,100
  Gonzales 9,100
  Houma 32,600
  Jefferson 10,800
  Lafayette 113,500
  Mandeville 11,900
  Metairie 133,200
  New Orleans 239,100
  Pineville 14,600
  River Ridge 13,300
  Shenandoah 19,100
  Shreveport 199,600
  Slidell 27,200
  Timberlane 10,200
  Zachary 14,100
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