Roseland, Louisiana facts for kids
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|Town of Roseland|
Location of Roseland in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana.
Location of Louisiana in the United States
|• Total||2.27 sq mi (5.87 km2)|
|• Land||2.08 sq mi (5.38 km2)|
|• Water||0.19 sq mi (0.49 km2)|
|Elevation||131 ft (40 m)|
|• Density||423.89/sq mi (163.70/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
Roseland is part of the Hammond Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Roseland is located at(30.763352, -90.512875).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.3 square miles (5.9 km²), of which 2.1 square miles (5.5 km²) is land and 0.1 square mile (0.3 km²) (5.75%) is water.
John Bel Edwards lived on Louisiana Avenue in Roseland when he was elected governor of Louisiana on November 21,2015. His residence, Egypta Hall, was built in 1888 and was originally a rooming house before being turned into a residence.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
|Black or African American (non-Hispanic)||540||61.36%|
|Hispanic or Latino||17||1.93%|
As of the 2020 United States census, there were 880 people, 366 households, and 250 families residing in the town.
Tangipahoa Parish School Board operates public schools:
- Roseland Elementary School
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