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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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Boudin and a hot cup of Community coffee.. normal breakfast 'round these parts! Stop by our visitors center and plan your weekend! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul #petosboudin
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Memorial Day event in Welsh at the Community Center! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana
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Tomorrow is Rock the Dock at the Regatta! Who's coming to Party on the water!?#jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #rockthedock
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Nashville Talent Showdown at the Strand Theatre! July 21st! Louisiana #jeffdavisparish
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Rock the Dock at the Regatta! Saturday, May 26th! Party on the water! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #rockthedock
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Rock the Dock at the Regatta! Saturday, May 26th! Party on the water! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #rockthedock

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Boudin and a hot cup of Community coffee.. normal breakfast 'round these parts! Stop by our visitors center and plan your weekend! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul #petosboudin https://t.co/haYx42cDRw JeffDavisParish photo
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Memorial Day event in Welsh at the Community Center! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana https://t.co/MnR7M0GHLQ JeffDavisParish photo
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Tomorrow is Rock the Dock at the Regatta! Who's coming to Party on the water!? #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #rockthedock https://t.co/WBuNsUAbAs JeffDavisParish photo
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Nashville Talent Showdown at the Strand Theatre! July 21st! @onlylouisiana #jeffdavisparish https://t.co/khBXTpg4m3 JeffDavisParish photo
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Rock the Dock at the Regatta! Saturday, May 26th! Party on the water! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #rockthedock https://t.co/bh0OiIPHFQ JeffDavisParish photo
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Rock the Dock at the Regatta! Saturday, May 26th! Party on the water! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #rockthedock https://t.co/hWalyDxSiu JeffDavisParish photo

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