New Iberia (Spanish: Nueva Iberia, French: La Nouvelle-Ibérie) is the parish seat of Iberia Parish, Louisiana, United States. It is located 21 miles (34 kilometers) southeast of Lafayette.
In 1900, 6,815 people lived in New Iberia; in 1910, 7,499; and in 1940, 13,747. The population was 32,623 at the 2000 census and 30,617 in 2010, a decrease of 2,006, or 6.2 percent, over the previous decade.
New Iberia is a part of the Lafayette, Louisiana Metropolitan Statistical Area.
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