Belle Chasse is located on the western bank of Mississippi river. Belle Chasse is located in the area of Plaquemines Parish and it is a part of GNOMA. Belle Chasse has a total area of about 29 sq. miles. It also serves as the headquarters of Louisiana Air Force National Guard. Belle Chasse is the transmitting site of one of the most powerful radio stations of New Orleans. Some notable residents of Belle Chasse are Chris Henry and Benny Rousselle. Local residents are primarily engaged in trade and services.