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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ferriday Town, Louisiana give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 245

5 to 9 years : 320

10 to 14 years : 127

15 to 17 years : 56

18 and 19 years : 47

20 years : 13

21 years : 106

22 to 24 years : 28

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 90

35 to 39 years : 85

40 to 44 years : 68

45 to 49 years : 83

50 to 54 years : 12

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 68

62 to 64 years : 33

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 47

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 60

80 to 84 years : 31

85 years and over : 26

Female:

Under 5 years : 130

5 to 9 years : 229

10 to 14 years : 71

15 to 17 years : 110

18 and 19 years : 45

20 years : 0

21 years : 89

22 to 24 years : 17

25 to 29 years : 220

30 to 34 years : 28

35 to 39 years : 107

40 to 44 years : 94

45 to 49 years : 66

50 to 54 years : 169

55 to 59 years : 124

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 103

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 54

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 46

80 to 84 years : 91

85 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,756

Multiple ancestry : 284

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 485


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,519

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 6

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 375

5 to 17 years : 913

18 to 24 years : 345

25 to 34 years : 338

35 to 44 years : 354

45 to 54 years : 330

55 to 59 years : 216

60 and 61 years : 127

62 to 64 years : 136

65 to 74 years : 125

75 years and over : 266

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 146

5 to 17 years : 518

18 to 24 years : 291

25 to 34 years : 170

35 to 44 years : 295

45 to 54 years : 199

55 to 59 years : 151

60 and 61 years : 115

62 to 64 years : 52

65 to 74 years : 117

75 years and over : 194

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 229

5 to 17 years : 395

18 to 24 years : 54

25 to 34 years : 162

35 to 44 years : 59

45 to 54 years : 131

55 to 59 years : 65

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 84

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 72

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 6

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,024

Female : 1,224

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 613

Female : 658

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 327

Born in other state in the United States : 409

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 699

Now married, except separated : 452

Divorced : 178

Separated : 100

Widowed : 270

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 192

Now married, except separated : 190

Divorced : 174

Separated : 31

Widowed : 111

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Speak only English : 3,150


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 2,254   (81.3%)
  • United States Or American: 155   (5.6%)
  • Irish: 121   (4.4%)
  • English: 75   (2.7%)
  • German: 32   (1.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 32   (1.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 23   (0.8%)
  • Subsaharan African: 23   (0.8%)
  • European: 11   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 10   (0.4%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 10   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 8   (0.3%)
  • Italian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 7   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 6   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ferriday Town, Louisiana is 3,525



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ferriday Town, Louisiana: 1,637
Female Population in Ferriday Town, Louisiana: 1,888


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ferriday Town, Louisiana: 21.1
Median Female Resident Age in Ferriday Town, Louisiana: 35.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ferriday Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

52.3

Male

48.5

Female

54.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.6

Male

26.1

Female

31.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.5

Male

32.5

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

34.3

Male

39.0

Female

32.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

11.5

Male

14.5

Female

3.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

31.5

Male

18.8

Female

43.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.3

Male

41.5

Female

43.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.4

Male

49.0

Female

54.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Ferriday Town, Louisiana


  • White: 742
  • African American: 2,686
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 97



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Ferriday Town, Louisiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 28   (3.14%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (1.12%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 34   (3.81%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 83   (9.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 65   (7.28%)
  • 10th Grade: 19   (2.13%)
  • 11th Grade: 48   (5.38%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 100   (11.2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 246   (27.55%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 53   (5.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 101   (11.31%)
  • Associate Degree: 23   (2.58%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 41   (4.59%)
  • Master's Degree: 30   (3.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.56%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.78%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (1.83%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 28   (2.13%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 41   (3.12%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 187   (14.22%)
  • 9th Grade: 49   (3.73%)
  • 10th Grade: 61   (4.64%)
  • 11th Grade: 98   (7.45%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 54   (4.11%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 427   (32.47%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 63   (4.79%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 107   (8.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 42   (3.19%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 85   (6.46%)
  • Master's Degree: 43   (3.27%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.46%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Ferriday Town, Louisiana

  • Ferriday Lower Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 110 Bateman Drive, Ferriday, LA 71334, Phone: (318) 757-3293, Students: 517 )

  • Ferriday Upper Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: P O Box 1464, Ferriday, LA 71334, Phone: (318) 757-3105, Students: 381 )

  • Ferriday Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 201 Martin Luther King Blvd, Ferriday, LA 71334, Phone: (318) 757-8695, Students: 334 )

  • Ridgecrest Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 200 Robert Webber Drive, Ferriday, LA 71334, Phone: (318) 757-2135, Students: 190 )

  • Ferriday Education Center


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 160 Kindergarten Road, Ferriday, LA 71334, Phone: (318) 757-3941, Students: 49 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Ferriday Town, Louisiana

  • Ferriday High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 801 E E Wallace Boulevard, Ferriday, LA 71334, Phone: (318) 757-8626, Students: 407 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Ferriday Town, Louisiana

  • Louisiana Technical College-shelby Jackson Campus


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 213; Location: 100 N. E. E. Wallace Blvd, Ferriday, LA 71334, Web: http://www.ltc.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Ferriday Town, Louisiana

  • Huntington School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 300 Lynwood Drive, Ferriday, LA 71334, Phone: (318) 757-4515, Students: 175 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Ferriday Town, Louisiana

  • Concordia Parish Library


    1609 Third Street, Ferriday, LA 71334

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Ferriday Town, Louisiana


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Ferriday Town, Louisiana affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Ferriday Town, Louisiana.

Area Features of Ferriday Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Delta Ultralight Airport   (2) Summerell Airport   (3) Wayne Brown Airport  

Building


(1) Clayton Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Concordia Parish Library   (3) Ferriday City Hall   (4) Ferriday Fire Department   (5) Ferriday Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Cypress Grove Cemetery   (2) Eva Dale Cemetery   (3) Ferriday Cemetery   (4) Rogers Cemetery   (5) Turner Acres Cemetery  

Census


(1) West Ferriday Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Cash Bayou Church   (2) Church Of Christ   (3) Dunbarton Church   (4) Evening Star Church Historical   (5) Faith Church   (6) First Assembly Of God Church   (7) First Baptist Church   (8) First Church Of God   (9) Foules Church Of God   (10) Greater Saint Reed Baptist Church   (11) Hill Memorial Baptist Church   (12) House Of Prayer Church   (13) Maitland Church   (14) Mercy Seat Baptist Church   (15) Mount Beulah Baptist Church   (16) Mount Oliva Church   (17) Mount Olive Baptist Church   (18) New Morning Star Baptist Church   (19) New Saint John Church   (20) Rising Sun Church   (21) Rose Grove Church   (22) Rosehill Baptist Church   (23) Rufus Baptist Church   (24) Saint James Baptist Church   (25) Saint James Church   (26) Saint Patrick Catholic Church   (27) Saint Paul Church   (28) Saint Peters Church   (29) Second Baptist Church   (30) Sevier Memorial United Methodist Church   (31) Shady Acres Church   (32) Sixth Street Church Of God In Christ   (33) Zion Hill Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 5a   (2) Town Of Clayton   (3) Town Of Ferriday   (4) Ward Five   (5) Ward One   (6) Ward Two  

Gut


(1) Caney Bayou   (2) Carroll Lake   (3) Cross Bayou   (4) Hollywood Bayou   (5) Kimball Bayou   (6) Opossum Bayou   (7) Otto Bayou   (8) Shavins Bayou  

Hospital


(1) Riverland Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Bee Lake   (2) Big Cash Bayou   (3) Black Bayou   (4) Black Lake   (5) Blue Lake   (6) Brushy Bayou   (7) Camp Lake   (8) Dead Lake   (9) Dicen Bayou   (10) Dry Lake   (11) Flat Lake   (12) French Lake   (13) Gin Lake   (14) Jenkins Lake   (15) Lake Concordia   (16) Long Lake   (17) Lower Clear Lake   (18) Middle Lake   (19) Ox Lake   (20) River Lake   (21) Round Lake   (22) Shanty Lake   (23) Shavins Lake   (24) Trap Lake   (25) Turtle Lake   (26) Twomile Lake   (27) Upper Clear Lake   (28) Wade Lake  

Locale


(1) Ballina Plantation   (2) Clayton Junction   (3) Ferriday Country Club   (4) Ferriday Plaza Shopping Center   (5) Haphazard Plantation   (6) Pasternack Shopping Center   (7) Pittsfield Plantation   (8) Windemere Plantation  

Oilfield


(1) Ballina Oil Field   (2) Frogmore Oil Field   (3) Northeast Frogmore Oil Field   (4) Vidal Island Oil Field  

Park


(1) Concordia State Wildlife Management Area   (2) Fort Bowie Park   (3) Learned Park  

Populated Place


(1) Ballina   (2) Clayton   (3) Dunbarton   (4) Elkhorn   (5) Ferriday   (6) Frogmore   (7) Hunter Landing   (8) Maitland   (9) Maitland Landing   (10) Red Gum   (11) Turtle Lake Historical   (12) West Ferriday  

Post Office


(1) Ferriday Post Office   (2) Frogmore Post Office  

School


(1) Concordia Education Center School   (2) Ferriday High School   (3) Ferriday Junior High School   (4) Ferriday Lower Elementary School   (5) Ferriday Upper Elementary School   (6) Huntington School   (7) Louisiana Technical College Shelby M Jackson Campus   (8) Sevier High School  

Stream


(1) Red Bayou  

Swamp


(1) Panola Brake  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

71334 (pop. 9,549)


Cities Nearby Ferriday Town, Louisiana

West Ferriday Cdp, LA  (pop. 1,594) 0.9 Miles
Ridgecrest Town, LA  (pop. 668) 2.6 Miles
District 5a, LA  (pop. 1,675) 4.5 Miles
Clayton Town, LA  (pop. 608) 6.2 Miles
Vidalia Town, LA  (pop. 4,116) 8.4 Miles
District 5b, LA  (pop. 1,928) 15.1 Miles
Waterproof Town, LA  (pop. 792) 15.8 Miles
Jonesville Town, LA  (pop. 2,243) 15.9 Miles
Sicily Island Village, LA  (pop. 518) 16.1 Miles
Harrisonburg Village, LA  (pop. 261) 18.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Ferriday Town, Louisiana is 66.0 ft. (20.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Lat: 31.630539 N        Long: -91.556749 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Ferriday Town, Louisiana need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Louisiana

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.41 7.05 4.19 6.88 0.00 6.00
  Total Electric Industry 7.41 7.05 4.19 6.88 0.00 6.00
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.40 7.03 4.15 6.36 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.40 7.03 4.15 6.36 0.00 5.94
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 7.19 4.22 6.44 0.00 6.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 7.19 4.22 6.44 0.00 6.01
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 7.38 4.44 7.11 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 7.38 4.44 7.11 0.00 6.26
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.61 7.20 4.22 6.81 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.61 7.20 4.22 6.81 0.00 6.05
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.23 6.77 3.97 6.97 0.00 5.75
  Total Electric Industry 7.23 6.77 3.97 6.97 0.00 5.75
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.55 7.12 4.32 7.78 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.55 7.12 4.32 7.78 0.00 6.07
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.99 4.39 6.48 0.00 5.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.99 4.39 6.48 0.00 5.99
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.07 6.56 4.15 6.62 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.07 6.56 4.15 6.62 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.59 4.25 6.20 0.00 5.81
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.59 4.25 6.20 0.00 5.81
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 7.18 5.00 6.98 0.00 6.48
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 7.18 5.00 6.98 0.00 6.48
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.92 7.58 5.58 8.43 0.00 6.96
  Total Electric Industry 7.92 7.58 5.58 8.43 0.00 6.96
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.10 6.64 4.42 7.05 0.00 5.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.10 6.64 4.42 7.05 0.00 5.99
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 7.42 5.57 0.00 7.32 6.93
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 7.42 5.57 0.00 7.32 6.93
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 7.58 5.82 0.00 7.09 7.13
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 7.58 5.82 0.00 7.09 7.13
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.87 8.56 6.71 0.00 7.63 8.03
  Total Electric Industry 8.87 8.56 6.71 0.00 7.63 8.03
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.14 9.03 6.87 0.00 14.10 8.30
  Total Electric Industry 9.14 9.03 6.87 0.00 14.10 8.30

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 59   (6.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 11   (1.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 76   (8.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 61   (6.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 141   (16.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 120   (13.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 157   (17.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 126   (14.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 35   (4.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 52   (5.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 31   (3.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 769

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 68

In 3-person carpool : 26

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 19

Walked : 121

Other means : 17

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 109

5 to 9 minutes : 376

10 to 14 minutes : 283

15 to 19 minutes : 150

20 to 24 minutes : 33

25 to 29 minutes : 28

30 to 34 minutes : 9

35 to 39 minutes : 15

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 17


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

With Social Security income : 277

No Social Security income : 1,086


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

With retirement income : 218

No retirement income : 1,145


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 165

$10,000 to $14,999 : 195

$15,000 to $19,999 : 234

$20,000 to $24,999 : 62

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 35

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 72

$60,000 to $74,999 : 72

$75,000 to $99,999 : 14

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $16,457


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ferriday Town, Louisiana

  • WMIS (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Natchez, MS; Owner: Natchez Broadcasting Co.)
  • NEW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Natchez, MS; Owner: Rams I)
  • NEW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Natchez, MS; Owner: Rams I)
  • WNAT (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Natchez, MS; Owner: First Natchez Radio Group Inc)

FM Radio Stations Near Ferriday Town, Louisiana

  • KJNA-FM (102.7 FM; Jena, LA; Owner: Little River Radio Co.)
  • KWTG (104.7 FM; Natchez, MS; Owner: Tom D. Gay)
  • KTGV (105.1 FM; Ferriday, LA; Owner: First Natchez Radio Group Inc)
  • KFNV-FM (107.1 FM; Vidalia, LA; Owner: Tom Gay D/b/a The Radio Group)
  • WASM (91.1 FM; Natchez, MS; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WPRL (91.7 FM; Alcorn State, MS; Owner: Alcorn State University)
  • WQNZ (95.1 FM; Natchez, MS; Owner: First Natchez Radio Group Inc)
  • WKSO (97.3 FM; Natchez, MS; Owner: Will Perk Broadcasting)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Ferriday Town, Louisiana

  • WNTZ (Channel 48; Ferriday, LA; Owner: Comcorp Of Alexandria License Corp.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 89  (21.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 74  (17.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 85  (20.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (3.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 76  (18.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 143  (29.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 135  (28.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 159  (33.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 115 Farms In Ferriday Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Concordia Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $531.6k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 7

Tensas State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $144.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 5

Delta Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $237.2k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ferriday Town, Louisiana

  • Hardy-Anders Field Natchez-Adams County


    (about 15.4 miles in Washington, Mississippi; Airport Code: HEZ)

  • Esler Regional


    (about 46.5 miles in Libuse, Louisiana; Airport Code: ESF)

  • Delhi Municipal


    (about 54.0 miles in Delhi, Louisiana; Airport Code: DQO)

  • Vicksburg Municipal


    (about 55.9 miles in Delta, Louisiana; Airport Code: VKS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.37%

Carpooled

18.67%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.70%

Other Means

2.14%

Worked At Home

1.12%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Ferriday Town, Louisiana, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 262

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 14

Female householder, no husband present : 606

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 440

Householder not living alone : 41


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 12

All other households : 1,351


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 161

Renter-occupied housing units : 101

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 14

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 96

Renter-occupied housing units : 510

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 336

Renter-occupied housing units : 145


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 301

$10,000 to $14,999 : 329

$15,000 to $19,999 : 263

$20,000 to $24,999 : 92

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 118

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $44,999 : 15

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 72

$60,000 to $74,999 : 72

$75,000 to $99,999 : 14

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 41

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Total : 1,614


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 1,363

Vacant : 251


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 99

Built 1990 to 1999 : 39

Built 1980 to 1989 : 365

Built 1970 to 1979 : 357

Built 1960 to 1969 : 184

Built 1950 to 1959 : 374

Built 1940 to 1949 : 147

Built 1939 or earlier : 49


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 899

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 464

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 22

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 17

$20,000 to $24,999 : 73

$25,000 to $29,999 : 15

$30,000 to $34,999 : 32

$35,000 to $39,999 : 115

$40,000 to $49,999 : 37

$50,000 to $59,999 : 17

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 71

$80,000 to $89,999 : 73

$90,000 to $99,999 : 46

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 32

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 14

Home equity loan only : 32

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 169

Housing units without a mortgage : 378


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Ferriday Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $23,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $32,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $43,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $39,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $72,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $52,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $24,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ferriday Town, Louisiana: 65.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,218,028
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 15 $712,839
  Total

11 25 $1,930,867
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $90,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $90,000
2004        
  Single Family 7 7 $691,917
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 20 $1,465,400
  Total

8 27 $2,157,317
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ferriday Town, LA): $14,732
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ferriday Town): $39,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ferriday Town): $246
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 69.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.0%
Electricity: 25.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.9%
Solar Energy: 0.3%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.5%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Ferriday Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Louisiana Homecare Of Miss-lou


     Address: 201 Ee Wallace Blvd N Suite 1, Ferriday, Louisiana 71334
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/18/1980

Southwest Hha Region 7a


     Address: 317 Highland Blvd, Suite M, Natchez, Mississippi 39120
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/23/1968

Four Rivers Home Health Of Lou


     Address: 2801 Fourth Street, Jonesville, Louisiana 71343
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/2/1992

Intensive Home Health Care


     Address: 901 Carter Street, Vidalia, Louisiana 71373
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/26/1991

Professional Trends, Inc


     Address: 209 Carter Street, Vidalia, Louisiana 71373
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/7/2005

Hospitals Close To Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Natchez Regional Medical Center


     Address: 52 Seargent Prentiss Drive, Natchez, Mississippi 39120
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Natchez Community Hospital/swing Bed


     Address: 129 Jefferson Davis Blvd Box 1203, Natchez, Mississippi 39120
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Lasalle General Hospital


     Address: Hwy 84 West, Jena, Louisiana 71342
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Jefferson County Hospital


     Address: 809 S Main Box 577, Fayette, Mississippi 39069
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Franklin Medical Center


     Address: P O Box 1300, Winnsboro, Louisiana 71295
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Heritage Manor Health & Rehab


     Address: 110 Serio Blvd, Ferriday, Louisiana 71334
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 62%

Camelot Leisure Living


     Address: 6818 Highway 84, Ferriday, Louisiana 71334
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Crown Health & Rehab Of Natchez


     Address: 344 Arlington Avenue, Natchez, Mississippi 39120
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Adams County Nursing Center


     Address: 587 John R Junkin Drive, Natchez, Mississippi 39120
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Glenburney Nursing Home


     Address: 555 John R. Junkin Drive, Natchez, Mississippi 39120
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 99%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Name: Grand Gulf
Address: PO Box 756; Port Gibson, MS 39150
Distance: 36 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 970
    Disabled Workers: 315
    Widowers Workers: 315
    Spouses Workers: 110
    Children Workers: 200


(updated 2007)



Catahoula Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 33.77%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.98%
  • Other 1.25%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Ferriday Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Catahoula Parish, LA

7.03 % of Catahoula Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $25,186

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Catahoula Parish, LA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Adams County , MS 1.42 % ($33,000 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 1.10 % ($16,779 AGI )
  • Catahoula Parish , LA 0.34 % ($29,333 AGI )

Relocation away from Catahoula Parish, LA

6.50 % of Catahoula Parish tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,173

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Catahoula Parish, LA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Adams County , MS 1.15 % ($30,845 AGI )
  • Catahoula Parish , LA 0.68 % ($24,952 AGI )
  • East Baton Rouge Par , LA 0.37 % ($21,174 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Louisiana

Low Bracket: $12,500 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $25,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Louisiana

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Ferriday Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Ferriday Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Ferriday Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a 0 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 28 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 28 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 2 2 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 27 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 28 0 56 56 0
Robbery n/a n/a 8 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 2 3 2 5
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 220 110 n/a n/a n/a n/a 141 57 85 56 147
Assault n/a n/a 37 14 n/a n/a n/a n/a 26 30 23 25 13
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 1,016 386 n/a n/a n/a n/a 731 850 649 706 381
Burglary n/a n/a 50 31 n/a n/a n/a n/a 42 49 114 62 61
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 1,372 854 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,181 1,388 3,218 1,751 1,788
Larceny Theft n/a n/a 134 133 n/a n/a n/a n/a 50 0 0 59 119
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 3,678 3,663 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,406 0 0 1,667 3,489
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a 4 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 3 0 2 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 110 110 n/a n/a n/a n/a 56 85 0 56 29
Arson n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a 12 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a 8 8 7 7 5
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a 47 42 n/a n/a n/a n/a 24 13 29 31 45
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a 29 23 n/a n/a n/a n/a 16 11 18 19 25


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Louisiana

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
6,591 6,921 7,502 7,937 9,592 7,823 8,346 10,614 8,271 15,960


(updated 2014)



Jails in Ferriday Town, Louisiana


  • Concordia Parish


    26356 Highway 15, Ferriday, LA 71334
    Capacity: 48
    Confined: 528
    Avg. Population: 500
    Year Built: 1975


(updated 2006)



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