About This Place
Raceland is a census-designated place (CDP) on Bayou Lafourche in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 10,224 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Houma–Bayou Cane–Thibodaux Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Raceland is located at 29°43′21″N 90°36′19″W / 29.7225°N 90.60528°W / 29.7225; -90.60528 (29.722576, -90.605172).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 21.7 square miles (56.2 km²), of which, 21.6 square miles (56.1 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (0.18%) is water.