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Jennings, Welsh, Lake Arthur, Elton and Fenton
Map location of Jeff Davis Parish on I-10

 Jeff Davis Parish

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Jefferson Davis Parish (French: Paroisse de Jefferson Davis) is named after the President of the Confederacy during the American Civil War, Jefferson Davis, and founded in 1912.  The first oil in Louisiana was drilled in 1901 in what is now Jeff Davis Parish. We are located in southwestern Louisiana.

Jeff Davis Parish comprises five incorporate towns including Elton, Fenton, Jennings (Parish seat), Lake Arthur, and Welsh. Centered between Houston, TX and New Orleans, LA. Jeff Davis Parish is a quaint, rural community that is strategically positioned for success. Interstate 10 runs east and west through the center of our parish, providing quick and easy access to local markets. Our area offers many ways for economic growth and lots of interest for tourism. From unique cuisine to a variety of landscapes, our area is rich in culture.

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2018 Welsh Old Time Rice Threshing event Saturday, Oct.13th! What a great way to spend the day! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul
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Jennings Alive Arts and Crafts Show! Downtown Jennings! #onlylouisiana #jeffdavisparish
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11th Annual "Last Resort" custom car, truck, & bike show at the I-10 Park in Jennings October 19-21! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #lastresort
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Jeff Davis Parish is eating burgers and fries at Rocket Drive Inn.2 days ago
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Celebrate #nationalcheeseburgerday with a good one from the Rocket Drive Inn in Jennings #jeffdavisparish #tastelouisiana #onlylouisiana
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Battle of the Bows Event registration forms ready!! http://ow.ly/1NlT30loaZ8
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'Turn it up Tuesdays!' free concert series at Founders' Park in Downtown Jennings! Starts next Tuesday! #jeffdavisparish @onlylouisiana

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2018 Welsh Old Time Rice Threshing event Saturday, Oct.13th! What a great way to spend the day! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul https://t.co/bOVkOY1dPh JeffDavisParish photo
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11th Annual "Last Resort" custom car, truck, & bike show at the I-10 Park in Jennings October 19-21! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #lastresort https://t.co/bpNRSs1fAY JeffDavisParish photo
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'Turn it up Tuesdays!' free concert series at Founders' Park in Downtown Jennings! Starts next Tuesday! #jeffdavisparish @onlylouisiana https://t.co/ZP48kOe07r JeffDavisParish photo
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11th Annual "Last Resort" custom car, truck, & bike show at the I-10 Park in Jennings October 19-21! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #lastresort https://t.co/MgTmhI9Ywl JeffDavisParish photo

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Official Instagram of the Jeff Davis Parish Tourist Commission. Come Hold a baby gator! Share your images with us at #jeffdavisparish http://www.jeffdavis.org/
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