Louisiana is the only state to have PARISHES instead of counties. BUT Alaska has "BOROUGHS" instead of counties. Alaska and Louisiana are the ...
What other states have Parishes instead of counties? In: Louisiana [Edit categories]. Answer: No other states in the US has parishes instead of counties.
See also: List of United States counties and county-equivalents ... Alaska is the other exception, which is divided into boroughs and census areas instead. ... Since then, the official term for Louisiana's primary civil divisions has been parishes.