Gonzales Louisiana is located approx. 50 southeast of New Orleans and is named the "Jambalaya Capitol Of The World". With a population of just over 35,000 and some of the states best school districts, Gonzales offeres some of the most unique and historical properties in the South Louisiana Area. There is a surge in commercial development to keep up with the growing population of people in this area. Gonzales Louisiana consist of a large rural area and plenty of a well developed small town community. Gonzales supports a population large enought for a few high schools public and private. It is a town that is full of life and that small town feeling. Although it may have that small town feeling, Gonzales Louisiana houses some of the worlds most important Chemical and Refinery type businesses. It also is a hot spot for creole and cajun cooking.