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Census-designated place
Boutte is located in Louisiana
Location in Louisiana
Country United States
State Louisiana
Parish St. Charles
 • Total 13.84 sq mi (35.85 km2)
 • Land 13.78 sq mi (35.70 km2)
 • Water 0.06 sq mi (0.15 km2)
3 ft (0.9 m)
 • Total 3,054
 • Density 221.56/sq mi (85.54/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 985
FIPS code 22-09130

Boutte is a census-designated place (CDP) in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 3,075 at the 2010 census, and 3,054 in 2020.


Boutte is located at 29°54′4″N 90°23′11″W / 29.90111°N 90.38639°W / 29.90111; -90.38639 (29.901060, -90.386434).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.8 square miles (9.8 km2), of which, 3.7 square miles (9.6 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (0.80%) is water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 3,054
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Boutte racial composition
Race Number Percentage
White (non-Hispanic) 1,017 33.3%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 1,714 56.12%
Native American 7 0.23%
Asian 19 0.62%
Other/Mixed 84 2.75%
Hispanic or Latino 213 6.97%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 3,054 people, 1,080 households, and 838 families residing in the CDP.


St. Charles Parish Public School System operates public schools:

  • R. J. Vial Elementary School (grades 3-5) in Paradis - Opened in 1975
  • J. B. Martin Middle School (grades 6-8) in Paradis
  • Hahnville High School in Boutte

Notable people

  • Alfred Blue - NFL running back
  • Garland Robinette - Journalist and news anchor

See also

Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Boutte para niños

National Hispanic Heritage Month on Kiddle
Distinguished Hispanic diplomats
Bill Richardson
Horacio Rivero Jr
Julissa Reynoso Pantaleón
Edward C. Prado
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