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Grand Isle (French: Grande-Île) is a town in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, located on a barrier island of the same name. The island is at the mouth of Barataria Bay where it meets the Gulf of Mexico. As of the 2000 census, the town population was 1,541; during summers, the population has increased to over 20,000. Grand Isle's only land connection to the mainland is via an automobile causeway bridge, near the west end of the island, which connects it to southern Lafourche Parish, Louisiana. To reach the rest of Jefferson Parish by roadway, one has to travel through two different parishes (Lafourche and St. Charles) through a total distance of about 95 miles (153 km). (from wikipedia)

General Information
Jefferson County1,541 Population (as of 2000)
Louisiana State236 Population (current)
16.1 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.2 Square Miles of Water$69,500 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$33,548 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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37 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$3,762,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
568 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$16,449,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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