Buras, also known as Buras-Triumph, is a small community place of Plaquemines Parish in the U.S. State of Lousiana. The location of Buras is higher and Triumph is located in the southeastern part of Buras. It has a total area of about 7.5 sq. miles. It is on the western bank of Mississippi river and Buras is located at an elevated point of about 3ft. Agriculture and the the service sector are significant parts of the local economic activity.