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Time Zone: Saint Helena Parish lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Greensburg is the Seat for Saint Helena Parish.

Saint Helena Parish was founded in 1810.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Saint Helena had a population of 10,551 people. This is an increase of 0.25% since the last Census (which gave a population of 10,525 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Saint Helena represented 0.24% of the total population of Louisiana, making it the state's 60th most populous parish (out of 64 parishes).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201011,203+6.44%+6.18% since 2009
200910,551+0.25%-0.09% since 2008
200810,561+0.34%-0.19% since 2007
200010,525The Last Census

More information can be found on the Saint Helena Parish Census Page for Saint Helena Parish.


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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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