||70,000 (1985 I. Neumann). Ethnic population: 4,000,000 (1997 M. Melançon).
||Louisiana, St. Martin Parish (St. Martinville, Breaux Bridge, Cecilia), New Roads and Edgard; east Texas; some in Sacramento, California.
Southeastern United States of America
||Different from Standard French, Cajun French [frc] also spoken in Louisiana, Haitian [hat], and others of the Caribbean.
||Creole, French based
||Those over 60 prefer Creole, and those under 30 prefer English. Mainly older adults. Also use English.