Buras, Louisiana

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Buras, Louisiana
Census-designated place
New water tower in Buras
New water tower in Buras
Buras, Louisiana is located in Louisiana
Buras, Louisiana
Buras, Louisiana
Coordinates: 29°21′07″N 89°31′27″W / 29.35194°N 89.52417°W / 29.35194; -89.52417Coordinates: 29°21′07″N 89°31′27″W / 29.35194°N 89.52417°W / 29.35194; -89.52417
Country United States
State Louisiana
Parish Plaquemines
Area[1]
 • Total 2.348 sq mi (6.08 km2)
 • Land 2.300 sq mi (5.96 km2)
 • Water 1.048 sq mi (2.71 km2)
Elevation 0 ft (0 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 945
 • Density 400/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 504
GNIS feature ID 558181[3]

Buras is a census-designated place (CDP) in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, United States. Its population was 945 as of the 2010 census.[2] Prior to the 2010 census, Buras was considered to be part of the Buras-Triumph CDP.

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