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Demographics Analysis

The people of Cameron Parish, 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
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 214

5 to 9 years : 287

10 to 14 years : 229

15 to 17 years : 224

18 and 19 years : 15

20 years : 22

21 years : 153

22 to 24 years : 262

25 to 29 years : 105

30 to 34 years : 225

35 to 39 years : 155

40 to 44 years : 320

45 to 49 years : 350

50 to 54 years : 281

55 to 59 years : 238

60 and 61 years : 79

62 to 64 years : 127

65 and 66 years : 136

67 to 69 years : 79

70 to 74 years : 35

75 to 79 years : 123

80 to 84 years : 15

85 years and over : 26

Female:

Under 5 years : 174

5 to 9 years : 176

10 to 14 years : 338

15 to 17 years : 205

18 and 19 years : 14

20 years : 0

21 years : 104

22 to 24 years : 110

25 to 29 years : 246

30 to 34 years : 228

35 to 39 years : 291

40 to 44 years : 323

45 to 49 years : 315

50 to 54 years : 277

55 to 59 years : 251

60 and 61 years : 140

62 to 64 years : 166

65 and 66 years : 100

67 to 69 years : 79

70 to 74 years : 76

75 to 79 years : 128

80 to 84 years : 103

85 years and over : 44


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,577

Multiple ancestry : 1,578

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 20

Ancestry not reported : 1,413


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,430

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 31

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 127


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 388

5 to 17 years : 1,459

18 to 24 years : 680

25 to 34 years : 804

35 to 44 years : 1,089

45 to 54 years : 1,223

55 to 59 years : 489

60 and 61 years : 219

62 to 64 years : 293

65 to 74 years : 505

75 years and over : 439

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 375

5 to 17 years : 1,357

18 to 24 years : 568

25 to 34 years : 745

35 to 44 years : 858

45 to 54 years : 983

55 to 59 years : 339

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 181

65 to 74 years : 346

75 years and over : 355

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 13

5 to 17 years : 102

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 59

35 to 44 years : 211

45 to 54 years : 214

55 to 59 years : 150

60 and 61 years : 173

62 to 64 years : 112

65 to 74 years : 159

75 years and over : 84

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 : 20

45 to 54 years : 11

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 : 112

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 15

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
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,982

Female : 3,171

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 575

Female : 702

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 31

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 112

Female : 15


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 6,072

Born in other state in the United States : 1,202

Native: born outside the United States : 31

Foreign born : 127


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 867

Now married, except separated : 3,417

Divorced : 265

Separated : 18

Widowed : 232

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 67

Now married, except separated : 884

Divorced : 143

Separated : 0

Widowed : 119

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 31

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 112

Now married, except separated : 15

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 6,593

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 25

Speak English less than "very well" : 141

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 337

Speak English less than "very well" : 104


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

  • French (except Basque): 1,790   (22.6%)
  • United States Or American: 1,766   (22.3%)
  • French Canadian: 958   (12.1%)
  • Other Groups: 908   (11.5%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 775   (9.8%)
  • German: 474   (6.0%)
  • Irish: 384   (4.8%)
  • English: 312   (3.9%)
  • Italian: 207   (2.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 83   (1.0%)
  • Dutch: 56   (0.7%)
  • European: 31   (0.4%)
  • Scottish: 30   (0.4%)
  • Polish: 28   (0.4%)
  • Subsaharan African: 26   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 21   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 18   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 18   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 10   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 7   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 7   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.0%)
  • Swiss: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Cameron Parish, Louisiana is 7,588



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Cameron Parish, Louisiana: 3,700
Female Population in Cameron Parish, Louisiana: 3,888


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Cameron Parish, Louisiana: 37.8
Median Female Resident Age in Cameron Parish, Louisiana: 41.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Cameron Parish, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

40.5

Male

40.0

Female

41.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

24.5

Male

21.0

Female

25.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.5

Male

46.5

Female

32.5

Asian


Both sexes

44.0

Male

0.0

Female

44.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

19.0

Male

27.5

Female

10.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.5

Male

32.5

Female

15.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.5

Male

30.5

Female

20.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.6

Male

40.0

Female

41.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Cameron Parish, Louisiana


  • White: 7,432
  • African American: 51
  • American Indian: 25
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 80



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 54   (1.76%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 21   (0.69%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 129   (4.21%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 284   (9.27%)
  • 9th Grade: 226   (7.37%)
  • 10th Grade: 129   (4.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 126   (4.11%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 126   (4.11%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,273   (41.53%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 136   (4.44%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 293   (9.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 58   (1.89%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 140   (4.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (0.91%)
  • Professional School Degree: 42   (1.37%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 25   (0.78%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 19   (0.6%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 64   (2.01%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 214   (6.7%)
  • 9th Grade: 157   (4.92%)
  • 10th Grade: 212   (6.64%)
  • 11th Grade: 134   (4.2%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 74   (2.32%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,404   (43.98%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 248   (7.77%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 286   (8.96%)
  • Associate Degree: 69   (2.16%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 198   (6.2%)
  • Master's Degree: 78   (2.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (0.31%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

  • Cameron Parish School Board


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 1548, Cameron, LA 70631, Phone: (337) 475-9167, Students: 1,442 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

  • Hackberry High School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 1390 School Street, Hackberry, LA 70645, Phone: (337) 762-3305, Students: 221 )

  • South Cameron Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-7, Location: P O Box 60, Creole, LA 70632, Phone: (337) 542-4401, Students: 161 )

  • Johnson Bayou High School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 6304 Gulf Beach Highway, Cameron, LA 70631, Phone: (337) 569-2138, Students: 132 )

  • Cameron Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-7, Location: P O Box 609, Cameron, LA 70631, Phone: (337) 775-5518, Students: 129 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

  • South Cameron High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: P O Box 10, Creole, LA 70632, Phone: (337) 542-4628, Students: 268 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

  • Grand Chenier Library


    2867 Grand Chenier Highway, Grand Chenier, LA 70643

  • Hackberry Branch


    983 Main Street, Hackberry, LA 70645

  • Johnson Bayou Branch


    4586 Gulf Beach Highway, Cameron, LA 70631

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

  • Cameron Parish Library


    501 Marshall St., Cameron, LA 70631

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Cameron Parish, Louisiana


  • Brownsville Barnstormers Flying Museum Inc


    955 S Minnesota Ave, Brownsville, TX 78521

  • Brownsville Heritage Resource Center


    1335 E Washington St, Brownsville, TX 78520

  • Brownsville Historical Association


    1305 E Washington St, Brownsville, TX 78520

  • Brownsville Museum Of Fine Art Inc


    660 E Ringgold St, Brownsville, TX 78520
    http://www.brownsvillemfa.org

  • Cameron County Historical Society Inc


    125 W Greenwood St, Emporium, PA 15834

  • Childrens Musuem Of Brownsville Inc


    Po Box 3762, Brownsville, TX 78521

  • Confederate Air Force-rgv Wing


    955 S Minnesota Ave, Brownsville, TX 78521
    http://www.rgvwingcaf.com

  • Docent Council Of The Gladys Porter Zoo


    500 Ringgold Street, Brownsville, TX 78520
    http://www.gpz.org

  • Endowment Fund Of The Childrens Museum Of Brownsville


    501 E Ringgold Ste 5, Brownsville, TX 78520
    http://www.cmofbrownsville.com

  • Gann Historical Society & Library Inc


    101 Winter Haven Lane, Brownsville, TX 78526

  • Harlingen Historical Preservation Society


    410 76 Dr, Harlingen, TX 78550

  • Historic Brownsville Museum Association


    641 E Madison St, Brownsville, TX 78520
    http://www.brownsvillemuseum.org

  • Historic Capitol Theatre Restoration Project


    Po Box 4587, Brownsville, TX 78521

  • Laguna Madre Museum Foundation


    317 E Railroad Avenue, Port Isabel, TX 78578

  • Lumber Heritage Region Of Pa Inc


    20 East 5th Street, Emporium, PA 15834

  • Narcisco Mrtnz Cultural Arts Center


    Po Box 471, San Benito, TX 78586
    http://narciscomartinezculturalartscenter.

  • Old City Cemetery Center


    600 E Jackson St, Brownsville, TX 78520

  • Palo Alto National Park


    Po Box 3084, Brownsville, TX 78521

  • Rio Grande Valley Museum Association Of Harlingen Inc


    Po Box 532347, Harlingen, TX 78550

  • Rio Grande Valley Sports Hall Of Fame


    5717 Brazilwood Court, Harlingen, TX 78552

  • Rotary Club Of Historic Brownsville


    328 W Cowan Terr, Brownsville, TX 78521

  • San Benito Historical Society Inc


    1500 Zillock Road, San Benito, TX 78586

  • Sealight Arts Cooperative


    423 E Maxan St, Port Isabel, TX 78578
    http://www.artseagoods.com

  • South Padre Island Aquarium


    106 W Marlin St, South Padre Island, TX 78597

  • South Padre Island Dolphin Research And Nature Center


    110 N Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578

  • South Padre Island Historical Foundation


    Po Box 2108, South Padre Island, TX 78597

  • Stillman House Museum


    1325 E Washington St, Brownsville, TX 78520
    http://brownsvillehistory.org

  • Texas Conjunto Music Hall Of Fame


    210 E Heywood St, San Benito, TX 78586
    http://www.texasconjuntomusic.org

  • Valley Zoological Society Chartered May 1968


    500 E Ringgold St, Brownsville, TX 78520
    http://www.gpz.org

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Cameron Parish, 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 Cameron Parish, Louisiana.

Area Features of Cameron Parish, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Air Logistics Heliport   (2) Cagc Dock Heliport   (3) Cameron Airstrip   (4) Cameron Shore Base Heliport   (5) Cameron Texaco Heliport   (6) Chevron Usa Incorporated Heliport   (7) Era Helicopters Cameron Base Heliport   (8) Evergreen Heliport   (9) Johnsons Bayou Heliport   (10) Little Pecan Island Airport   (11) Mobil Cameron Heliport   (12) Nunez Airport Historical   (13) Petroleum Helicopters Cameron Heliport   (14) Station 44 Heliport   (15) Station 507f Heliport   (16) West Hackberry Heliport  

Area


(1) Choupique Prairie   (2) Drainage District Number 2  

Bay


(1) Alligator Lake   (2) Back Ridge Canal   (3) Bayou Bois Connine   (4) Beach Canal   (5) Beach Pond   (6) Beach Prong   (7) Betty Lake   (8) Big Forge Bayou   (9) Big Mouth Bayou   (10) Black Bayou   (11) Black Bayou Cutoff   (12) Black Lake   (13) Black Lake Bayou   (14) Blackfish Bay   (15) Blind Lake   (16) Blue Lake   (17) Boudreaux Lake   (18) Broussard Lake   (19) Browns Lake   (20) Burton Sutton Canal   (21) Calcasieu Lake   (22) Calcasieu Pass   (23) Calcasieu Ship Channel   (24) Catfish Lake   (25) Claibert Lake   (26) Club Canal   (27) Coffee Ground Cove   (28) Collicon Lake   (29) Constance Bayou   (30) Crab Lake   (31) Cut Around Bayou   (32) Deep Bayou   (33) Deep Lake   (34) Dore Lake   (35) Double Island Gully   (36) Dr Miller Canal   (37) Dyson Bayou   (38) East Cove   (39) East Fork Calcasieu Pass   (40) East Fork Of Right Prong Black Bayou   (41) East Lake   (42) East Pass   (43) East Prong Of Grand Bayou   (44) First Lake   (45) Five Lakes   (46) Go Around Bayou   (47) Grand Bayou   (48) Grand Lac L Huit   (49) Grand Lake   (50) Grande Volle Lake   (51) Grassy Bayou   (52) Grassy Lake   (53) Grays Canal   (54) Grays Ditch   (55) Greens Bayou   (56) Greens Lake   (57) Hamilton Lake   (58) Hog Bayou   (59) Johnson Bayou   (60) Joseph Harbor Bayou   (61) Lake Benoit   (62) Lake Islands   (63) Lake Le Bleu   (64) Lake Misere   (65) Lake Shore Canal   (66) Lambert Lake   (67) Lighthouse Bayou   (68) Little Catfish Lake   (69) Little Chenier Bayou   (70) Little Chenier Canal   (71) Little Constance Bayou   (72) Little Constance Lake   (73) Little Lake Benoit   (74) Little Lake Misere   (75) Little Pecan Bayou   (76) Little Pecan Canal   (77) Little Pecan Lake   (78) Locust Bay   (79) Long Island Ditch   (80) Long Lake   (81) Long Point Bayou   (82) Long Point Lake   (83) Lower Mud Lake   (84) Madame Johnson Bayou   (85) Madame Johnson Bayou Lake   (86) Magnolia Vacuum Canal   (87) Mermentau River   (88) Miller Lake   (89) Mosquito Lake   (90) Mud Bayou   (91) Mud Lake   (92) Mud Pass   (93) North Island Canal   (94) North Prong Of Grand Bayou   (95) Old Intracoastal Waterway   (96) Oyster Bayou   (97) Oyster Lake   (98) Petit Lac L Huit   (99) Portie Lakes   (100) Price Lake   (101) Pumpkin Bayou   (102) Right Prong Black Bayou   (103) Round Lake   (104) Second Lake   (105) Shell Canal   (106) South Prong Of Grand Bayou   (107) Starks Bayou   (108) Starks Central Canal   (109) Starks South Canal   (110) Sturlese Lake   (111) Teal Lake   (112) The Narrows   (113) Three Bayou   (114) Tolan Lake   (115) Turtle Lake   (116) Upper Mud Lake   (117) Vincent Lake   (118) West Cove   (119) West Cove Canal   (120) West Fork Calcasieu Pass   (121) Whisky Bayou   (122) Wild Cow Lake   (123) Willow Bayou   (124) Willow Bayou Canal  

Beach


(1) Hackberry Beach  

Bend


(1) Catfish Bend   (2) Locust Bend  

Building


(1) Cameron Parish Fire Protection District 9   (2) Cameron Parish Library   (3) Cameron Parish Library Hackberry Branch   (4) Cameron Parish Police Jury   (5) Cameron Parish Police Jury Barn   (6) Cameron Parish Sheriff S Department   (7) Cameron Parish Sheriff S Department - Criminal Record   (8) Cameron Parish Sheriff S Office   (9) Cameron Volunteer Fire Department   (10) Creole Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Grand Chenier Volunteer Fire Department District 9   (12) Hackberry Volunteer Fire Department District 8   (13) Holly Beach Volunteer Fire Department   (14) Johnson Bayou Volunteer Fire Department District 10   (15) Muria Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Bancroft Canal   (2) Constance Ditch   (3) Creole Canal   (4) Cross Canal   (5) Grays Canal   (6) Headquarters Canal   (7) Le Bleu Pirogue Trail   (8) Negro Ditch   (9) Starks North Canal   (10) Sweet Lake Canal  

Cape


(1) Blue Buck Point   (2) Hackberry Point   (3) Long Point   (4) Louisiana Point   (5) Point Hunt   (6) Short Point   (7) Tebo Point  

Cemetery


(1) Circle Cemetery   (2) Duhon Cemetery   (3) First Baptist Cemetery   (4) Head Of The Hollow Cemetery   (5) Kelly-rogers Cemetery   (6) La Bove Cemetery   (7) Our Lady Cemetery   (8) Peveto Cemetery   (9) Pevoto Cemetery   (10) Smith Ridge Cemetery   (11) Wakefield Memorial Cemetery  

Census


(1) Cameron Census Designated Place   (2) Hackberry Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Mermentau River Navigational Channel   (2) Middle Pass   (3) Pass Channel   (4) Sabine Pass   (5) Sutton Slip  

Church


(1) Ebenezer Church   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) Johnson Bayou Baptist Church   (4) Little Cheniere Church   (5) Midway Church   (6) Our Lady Of Assumption Church   (7) Sacred Heart Church   (8) Saint Eugene Church   (9) Saint Peter Church   (10) Saint Rose Church   (11) Saint Theresa Church  

Civil


(1) Cameron Parish   (2) Cameron Ward Three   (3) Cow Island Ward One   (4) Grand Chenier Ward Two   (5) Hackberry Ward Six   (6) Johnsons Bayou Ward Five   (7) Parish Governing Authority District 1   (8) Parish Governing Authority District 2   (9) Parish Governing Authority District 4   (10) Parish Governing Authority District 5   (11) Parish Governing Authority District 6  

Dam


(1) East Jetty  

Hospital


(1) South Cameron Memorial Hospital  

Island


(1) Big Josephine Island   (2) Bird Island   (3) Blue Islands   (4) Cheniere Du Fond   (5) Chinaberry Island   (6) Cow Island   (7) Deer Island   (8) Double Island   (9) Dreary Island   (10) Eagle Island   (11) Elm Island   (12) Eugene Island   (13) High Island   (14) Hog Island   (15) Indian Point Island   (16) Little Islands   (17) Little Pecan Island   (18) Long Island   (19) Marceaux Island   (20) Money Island   (21) Monkey Island   (22) North Island   (23) Rabbit Island   (24) Saint Johns Island   (25) Shell Island   (26) Tiger Island   (27) Twin Island   (28) Vincent Island  

Lake


(1) Big Constance Lake   (2) Mermentau Lake   (3) Wash Lake  

Locale


(1) Beach Camp   (2) Calcasieu Light   (3) Cameron Farms   (4) F-r Ranch   (5) Gate Camp   (6) Grand Cheniere Ferry   (7) Grays Camp   (8) Gum Cove Ferry   (9) Johnson Bayou   (10) Ocean View Beach   (11) Orange-cameron County Club House   (12) Sabine Pass Lighthouse Historical   (13) Sabine Pass Lighthouse Reservation Historical   (14) Starks Hill Camp   (15) Tee Camp   (16) West Cove Camp  

Oilfield


(1) Betty Lake Gas Field   (2) Black Bayou Oil Field   (3) Block Number 4 Gas Field   (4) Blue Buck Pont Gas Field   (5) Burton Oil Field   (6) Calcasieu Lake Oil Field   (7) Calcasieu Pass Gas Field   (8) Cameron Meadows Oil And Gas Field   (9) Cameron Oil And Gas Field   (10) Constance Bayou Gas Field   (11) Crab Lake Gas Field   (12) Deep Bayou Oil And Gas Field   (13) Deep Lake Oil And Gas Field   (14) East Cameron Meadows Gas Field   (15) East Holly Beach Gas Field   (16) East Mud Lake Gas Field   (17) Garnd Chenier Gas Field   (18) Go Around Bayou Gas Field   (19) Gum Cove Oil And Gas Field   (20) Hog Bayou Oil And Gas Field   (21) Johnsons Bayou Gas Field   (22) Little Pecan Oil And Gas Field   (23) Mud Lake Gas Field   (24) North Creole Gas Field   (25) North Deep Lake Oil And Gas Field   (26) Northwest Johnson Bayou Gas Field   (27) Ocean View Beach Gas Field   (28) Pecan Lake Gas Field   (29) Price Lake Gas Field   (30) Second Bayou Gas Field   (31) Second Lake Gas Field   (32) South Black Bayou Oil Field   (33) South Grand Chenier Gas Field   (34) South Grand Lake Gas Field   (35) South Lake Misere Gas And Oil Field   (36) South Pecan Lake Oil And Gas Field   (37) Sweet Lake Oil Field   (38) Twin Island Oil Field   (39) West Cameron Gas Field   (40) West Creole Gas Field   (41) West Hackberry Oil Field   (42) West Hackberry Strategic Petroleum Reserve   (43) West Johnson Bayou Gas Field  

Park


(1) Hackberry Recreation Area   (2) Rockefeller State Wildlife Refuge And Game Preserve   (3) Sabine National Wildlife Refuge  

Populated Place


(1) Cameron   (2) Constance Beach   (3) Creole   (4) Gibbstown   (5) Grand Chenier   (6) Hackberry   (7) Holly Beach   (8) Johnson Bayou Landing   (9) Johnsons Bayou   (10) Lone Pine   (11) North Island   (12) Oak Grove   (13) Peveto Beach  

Post Office


(1) Hackberry Post Office   (2) Johnsons Bayou Post Office  

Ridge


(1) Back Ridge   (2) Blue Buck Ridge   (3) Buck Ridge   (4) Chenier Perdue Ridge   (5) Coon Ridge   (6) Cypress Ridge   (7) Dans Ridge   (8) Eli Ridge   (9) Front Ridge   (10) Garner Ridge   (11) Garrison Ridge   (12) Grand Chenier Ridge   (13) Gum Cove Ridge   (14) Hackberry Ridge   (15) Junius Ridge   (16) Little Chenier Ridge   (17) Lost Ridge   (18) Mcdermott Ridge   (19) Mesquite Ridge   (20) Oak Grove Ridge   (21) Pichot Ridge   (22) Pines Ridge   (23) Pumpkin Ridge   (24) Salt Work Ridge   (25) Sanders Ridge   (26) Smith Ridge  

School


(1) Boudreaux School   (2) Cameron Elementary School Historical   (3) Cameron Vocational Technical School   (4) Creole School   (5) Grand Chenier Elementary School Historical   (6) Hackberry High School   (7) Herbert School   (8) Johnson Bayou High School   (9) Little Cheniere School   (10) Moore School   (11) Rose School   (12) South Cameron High School  

Stream


(1) Bayou Labauve   (2) Bridge Bayou   (3) Catfish Bayou   (4) Corp Mound Bayou   (5) Cross Bayou   (6) Duhon Bayou   (7) First Bayou   (8) Floating Turf Bayou   (9) Hog Gully   (10) Hog Island Gully   (11) Kings Bayou   (12) Lambert Bayou   (13) Lindstrom Bayou   (14) Little Catfish Bayou   (15) Mangrove Bayou   (16) Marseillaise Bayou   (17) Old Bayou   (18) Old East Bayou   (19) Old North Bayou   (20) Portie Bayou   (21) Pren Branch   (22) Sabine River   (23) Sardine Bayou   (24) Second Bayou   (25) Smith Bayou   (26) Southwest Bayou   (27) Tripod Bayou  

Trail


(1) Creole Nature Trail   (2) Pirogue Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

70631 (pop. 3,335) 70645 (pop. 1,699) 70632 (pop. 1,201)
70643 (pop. 669)    


Counties Nearby Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Calcasieu Parish, LA  (pop. 194,437) 25.6 Miles
Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  (pop. 31,440) 38.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Cameron Parish, Louisiana is 10.0 ft. (3.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Lat: 29.873240 N        Long: -93.214886 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Cameron Parish, 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 Cameron Parish, Louisiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 220   (5.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 264   (6.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 412   (10.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 644   (16.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 441   (11.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 528   (13.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 577   (14.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 273   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 58   (1.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 95   (2.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 30   (0.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 18   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 200   (5.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 187   (4.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,013

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 502

In 3-person carpool : 59

In 4-person carpool : 15

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 19

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 24

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 124

Other means : 154

Worked at home : 89


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 225

5 to 9 minutes : 484

10 to 14 minutes : 367

15 to 19 minutes : 319

20 to 24 minutes : 322

25 to 29 minutes : 298

30 to 34 minutes : 704

35 to 39 minutes : 79

40 to 44 minutes : 166

45 to 59 minutes : 481

60 to 89 minutes : 205

90 or more minutes : 260


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

With Social Security income : 986

No Social Security income : 2,228


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

With retirement income : 432

No retirement income : 2,782


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 121

$10,000 to $14,999 : 46

$15,000 to $19,999 : 70

$20,000 to $24,999 : 114

$25,000 to $29,999 : 60

$30,000 to $34,999 : 103

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $44,999 : 163

$45,000 to $49,999 : 72

$50,000 to $59,999 : 273

$60,000 to $74,999 : 357

$75,000 to $99,999 : 636

$100,000 to $124,999 : 115

$125,000 to $149,999 : 82

$150,000 to $199,999 : 106

$200,000 or more : 33


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $70,795


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 347  (14.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 238  (10.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 210  (8.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 189  (8.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 567  (23.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 425  (23.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 480  (26.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 744  (41.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 27  (1.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Employed: 4,293
Unemployed: 133



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Cameron Parish, Louisiana

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 19.3%
  • Other: 80.7%



Water Usage In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Ground Water

 
Fresh 8.68 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 8.68 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 21.77 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 21.77 Mgal/d





There are 299 Farms In Cameron Parish, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Capital One, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $239.5m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 885

City Savings Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $281.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

Iberiabank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $15.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 183

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Cameron Parish, Louisiana

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 17.8 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)

  • Chennault International


    (about 23.7 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 23.8 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Jefferson County


    (about 48.5 miles in Nederland, Texas; Airport Code: BPT)

  • Southeast Texas Regional


    (about 48.5 miles in Nederland, Texas; Airport Code: BPT)

  • Jack Brooks Regional


    (about 48.5 miles in Nederland, Texas; Airport Code: BPT)

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 76.9 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 80.5 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 80.5 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Polk AAF


    (about 81.0 miles in Fort Polk, Louisiana; Airport Code: POE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.86%

Carpooled

14.20%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.12%

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

1.40%

Other Means

1.38%

Worked At Home

3.05%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Cameron Parish, 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
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,131

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 55

Female householder, no husband present : 187

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 709

Householder not living alone : 132


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 167

All other households : 3,036


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,923

Renter-occupied housing units : 208

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 55

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 127

Renter-occupied housing units : 60

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 566

Renter-occupied housing units : 275


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 136

$10,000 to $14,999 : 241

$15,000 to $19,999 : 100

$20,000 to $24,999 : 178

$25,000 to $29,999 : 148

$30,000 to $34,999 : 133

$35,000 to $39,999 : 61

$40,000 to $44,999 : 169

$45,000 to $49,999 : 173

$50,000 to $59,999 : 438

$60,000 to $74,999 : 423

$75,000 to $99,999 : 636

$100,000 to $124,999 : 130

$125,000 to $149,999 : 82

$150,000 to $199,999 : 125

$200,000 or more : 41


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Total : 4,659


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Occupied : 3,214

Vacant : 1,445


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 636

Built 2000 to 2004 : 677

Built 1990 to 1999 : 930

Built 1980 to 1989 : 785

Built 1970 to 1979 : 673

Built 1960 to 1969 : 247

Built 1950 to 1959 : 351

Built 1940 to 1949 : 89

Built 1939 or earlier : 271


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 742

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 448

Electricity : 2,004

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 20


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 215

$10,000 to $14,999 : 71

$15,000 to $19,999 : 47

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 41

$30,000 to $34,999 : 35

$35,000 to $39,999 : 26

$40,000 to $49,999 : 63

$50,000 to $59,999 : 181

$60,000 to $69,999 : 107

$70,000 to $79,999 : 130

$80,000 to $89,999 : 188

$90,000 to $99,999 : 62

$100,000 to $124,999 : 411

$125,000 to $149,999 : 289

$150,000 to $174,999 : 318

$175,000 to $199,999 : 125

$200,000 to $249,999 : 139

$250,000 to $299,999 : 47

$300,000 to $399,999 : 89

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 55

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Cameron Parish, 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 : 44

Home equity loan only : 16

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,131

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,480


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Cameron Parish, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : $110,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $135,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $89,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $114,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $116,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $74,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $152,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $102,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $84,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Cameron Parish, Louisiana: 75.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Cameron Parish, 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 41 41 $3,765,773
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

41 41 $3,765,773
2000        
  Single Family 42 42 $3,054,100
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

42 42 $3,054,100
2001        
  Single Family 36 36 $3,772,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

36 36 $3,772,400
2002        
  Single Family 57 57 $5,121,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

57 57 $5,121,500
2003        
  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
2004        
  Single Family 159 159 $9,570,537
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

159 159 $9,570,537
2005        
  Single Family 161 161 $23,541,984
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

161 161 $23,541,984
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 (Cameron Parish, LA): $34,232
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Cameron Parish): $51,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 34.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 16.3%
Electricity: 46.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
No Fuel Used: 0.5%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)









Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Cameron Parish): $412
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Cameron Parish): $637


(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 Cameron Parish, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Cameron Parish, Louisiana

West Calcasieu Cameron Hha


     Address: 701 E Cypress Street, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 3/28/1985

Christus Homecare St Patrick


     Address: 4444 Lake Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/27/1969

Southern Home Health


     Address: 3417 Patrick Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/31/2000

Home Health Care 2000-lake Cha


     Address: 2013 Oak Park Blvd, Suite 200, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/22/1990

Dequincy Home Health, Inc


     Address: 500 South Grand Avenue, Dequincy, Louisiana 70633
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/3/1993

Hospitals Close To Cameron Parish, Louisiana

South Cameron Memorial Hospital


     Address: 5360 West Creole Highway, Cameron, Louisiana 70631
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital


     Address: 701 East Cypress Street, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Christus St Patrick Hospital


     Address: 524 South Ryan Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1701 Oak Park Blvd, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

W O Moss Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1000 Walters Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70607
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Nursing Homes Close To Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Lake Charles Mem Hosp Snf


     Address: 1701 Oak Park Blvd, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 8
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Oak Park Healthcare Center


     Address: 2717 First Avenue, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 47%

Grand Cove Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1525 W Mcneese St., Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Lake Charles Care Center


     Address: 2701 Ernest Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 161
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Resthaven Nursing & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 4532 Sale Lane, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 45%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 127 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Cameron Parish, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 355
    Disabled Workers: 85
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 100
    Children Workers: 75


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Cameron Parish, Louisiana


Charges


Hospital Public: $174,000
Parks & Recreation: $247,000
Sewerage: $144,000
All Other: $1,257,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $1,233,000


Federal Intergovernmental


General Support: $48,000
All Other: $4,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $138,000
Health & Hospitals: $429,000
Highways: $2,133,000
Public Welfare: $59,000
All Other: $7,088,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $171,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $1,336,000
Financial Administration: $1,199,000
Fire Protection: $420,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $1,430,000
Central Staff Services: $771,000
Health Services - Other: $3,102,000
Own Hospitals: $242,000
Regular Highways: $3,332,000
Libraries: $594,000
Natural Resources - Other: $1,105,000
Parks & Recreation: $971,000
Police Protection: $2,202,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $188,000
Welfare - Other: $73,000
Sewerage: $211,000
Solid Waste Management: $863,000
Sea And Inland Port Facilities: $11,000
General - Other: $2,646,000
Water Utilities: $1,698,000


Construction


Health - Other: $216,000
Natural Resources - Other: $32,000
Parks & Recreation: $37,000
Sewerage: $15,000
Water Utilities: $386,000


Other Capital Outlay


Correctional Institutions: $148,000
Financial Administration: $34,000
Fire Protection: $66,000
Judicial: $125,000
Health - Other: $128,000
Own Hospitals: $153,000
Regular Highways: $59,000
Libraries: $194,000
Natural Resource - Other: $54,000
Parks & Recreation: $59,000
Police Protection: $115,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $12,000
Solid Waste Management: $54,000
General - Other: $309,000
Water Utilities: $123,000


General


Interest On Debt: $210,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $21,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Natural Resources: $5,000


Tax


Property: $15,851,000
Total General Sales: $12,000
Public Utilities: $146,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $365,000
Other License: $1,000
Nec: $1,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $1,000
Interest Earnings: $822,000
Fines & Forfeits: $225,000
Rents: $10,000
Royalties: $92,000
Donations From Private Sources: $115,000
General Revenue, Nec: $7,797,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $254,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $24,525,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $9,094,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $961,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $451,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $4,961,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,451,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


End Of Fiscal Year: $5,000


(updated 2006)



Cameron Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.46%
  • Bush & Cheney 68.75%
  • Other 1.79%



(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 Cameron Parish, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Cameron Parish, LA

5.30 % of Cameron Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,929

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 2.69 % ($33,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Cameron Parish, LA

22.41 % of Cameron 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 $36,497

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 12.10 % ($43,575 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , TX 1.14 % ($19,091 AGI )
  • Beauregard Parish , LA 1.07 % ($35,452 AGI )
  • Jefferson Davis Pari , LA 1.03 % ($37,533 AGI )
  • Acadia Parish , LA 0.66 % ($24,211 AGI )
  • Vermilion Parish , LA 0.62 % ($16,000 AGI )
  • Allen Parish , LA 0.34 % ($40,900 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.34 % ($32,800 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 Cameron Parish, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Cameron Parish, Louisiana


On 10/11/1970, a tornado touched down 2.05 miles from the center of Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 2 injuries and 1 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 05/27/1976, a tornado touched down 3.85 miles from the center of Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/24/1970, a tornado touched down 5.42 miles from the center of Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 12/15/1996, a tornado touched down 6.28 miles from the center of Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 11/29/1977, a tornado touched down 7.61 miles from the center of Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.



Storms In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Coastal Flooding        
10/11/1997, 11:00 am 0 0 $25K --
         
Coastal Flooding        
11/16/1996, 08:00 pm 0 0 $100K --
10/05/1996, 04:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Flooding        
10/16/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
11/05/2002, 02:30 am 0 0 $25K --
10/29/2002, 03:00 am 0 0 $50K --
09/11/1998, 01:00 pm 0 0 $100K --
         
Hail        
04/02/2000, 03:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Lightning        
08/29/2007, 10:00 am 1 0 -- --
07/08/2004, 04:15 pm 1 3 -- --
08/14/2002, 08:00 am 0 1 -- --
06/27/2002, 05:30 am 1 0 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
08/16/2006, 06:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/26/2006, 07:35 am 0 0 $10K --
05/10/2006, 05:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/29/2006, 12:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/15/2005, 04:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
11/27/2004, 12:25 am 0 0 $20K --
11/24/2004, 12:55 am 0 0 $10K --
08/26/2003, 01:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
12/30/2002, 11:27 pm 0 0 $100K --
12/30/2002, 10:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
12/23/2002, 11:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
12/23/2002, 11:10 pm 0 0 $5K --
10/29/2002, 01:07 am 0 0 $5K --
08/27/2002, 12:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/27/2002, 12:30 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/15/2002, 09:55 am 0 0 $50K --
07/16/2002, 08:00 am 0 0 $2M --
10/13/2001, 04:50 am 0 0 $5K --
10/13/2001, 04:00 am 0 0 $20K --
07/06/2001, 05:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/26/2001, 03:45 pm 0 0 $10K --
03/14/2001, 06:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
03/14/2001, 05:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
03/08/2001, 11:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
11/06/2000, 05:30 am 0 0 $10K --
09/02/2000, 05:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/11/2000, 04:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/23/2000, 02:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/12/2000, 10:15 am 0 0 $25K --
03/26/2000, 08:00 am 0 0 $5K --
03/26/2000, 07:10 am 0 0 $10K --
08/03/1999, 04:50 pm 0 0 $100K --
07/12/1999, 01:43 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/10/1999, 08:10 am 0 0 $10K --
05/10/1999, 07:30 am 0 0 $10K --
08/29/1998, 07:15 pm 0 0 $25K --
07/17/1998, 04:41 pm 0 0 $30K --
03/16/1998, 01:00 pm 0 0 $100K --
02/26/1998, 07:30 am 0 0 $10K --
02/22/1998, 12:30 am 0 0 $10K --
02/10/1998, 04:20 pm 0 0 $60K --
02/10/1998, 02:40 pm 0 0 $10K --
02/10/1998, 02:30 pm 0 0 $20K --
12/03/1997, 05:12 am 0 1 $50K --
08/22/1997, 04:25 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/21/1997, 04:45 pm 0 1 $20K --
08/21/1997, 04:30 pm 0 0 $35K --
04/25/1997, 10:24 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/25/1997, 04:15 pm 0 0 $40K --
04/05/1997, 03:47 am 0 0 $5K --
07/04/1996, 03:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/29/1994, 04:02 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/15/1994, 09:00 am 0 0 $1K --
03/09/1994, 05:15 am 0 0 $1K --
05/02/1993, 05:30 am 0 0 $50K --
02/25/1993, 01:55 pm 0 0 $50K --
11/16/1987, 09:45 am 0 4 -- --
09/09/1987, 02:00 pm 0 3 -- --
         



Tornados In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2000-04-03 2 25 1 0 0 $3M --
  2000-04-02 15 20 1 0 2 $300K --
  1999-03-13 1 10 1 0 3 $50K --
  1997-07-14 2 20 -- 0 3 $50K --
  1997-05-28 1 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-05-28 1 15 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-05-22 1 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-12-15 2 100 -- 0 0 $30K --
  1995-07-30 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1995-01-12 10 200 1 0 0 -- --
  1992-09-11 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-08-11 -- 13 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-30 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-30 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-02-22 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1991-05-08 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1990-07-01 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1988-05-21 1 60 1 0 0 $25K --
  1986-11-04 -- 17 -- 0 0 -- --
  1985-08-15 1 20 1 0 0 $25K --
  1984-09-21 -- 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1984-05-20 3 150 3 0 0 $3M --
  1984-04-10 1 50 -- 0 0 $250K --
  1983-05-20 5 200 3 0 0 $250K --
  1983-05-20 1 10 1 0 3 $3M --
  1983-01-31 1 20 1 0 0 -- --
  1982-05-06 1 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1981-06-05 -- 17 2 0 0 -- --
  1980-09-06 -- 200 2 0 0 $25K --
  1979-10-22 1 550 2 0 6 $3M --
  1979-05-22 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1978-09-03 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1978-07-05 1 20 1 0 0 -- --
  1978-02-12 -- 50 1 0 0 $3K --
  1977-11-30 -- 17 -- 0 0 -- --
  1977-11-29 -- 17 1 0 1 $25K --
  1976-07-07 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1976-06-06 4 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1976-05-27 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1975-04-30 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1975-04-10 -- 33 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1974-10-28 10 50 2 0 0 $25K --
  1974-10-28 -- 33 2 0 2 $25K --
  1974-07-27 1 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  1974-06-21 -- 33 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1973-04-17 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1972-11-13 2 50 2 0 0 $3M --
  1972-07-29 3 30 1 0 0 $250K --
  1972-03-20 -- 50 2 0 0 $25K --
  1971-06-22 -- 17 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1971-05-24 2 17 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1970-10-11 1 200 2 1 2 $250K --
  1970-10-11 4 100 3 0 19 $3M --
  1970-07-24 1 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1970-07-04 1 30 1 0 0 $3K --
  1969-08-27 -- 17 -- 0 0 -- --
  1968-10-05 -- 13 -- 0 0 -- --
  1968-02-01 1 20 2 0 0 $25K --
  1967-09-21 1 33 1 0 1 -- --
  1967-09-21 1 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1966-09-02 1 27 1 0 0 -- --
  1966-02-10 2 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1965-07-05 1 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1964-08-04 -- 33 2 0 6 $250K --
  1963-07-23 1 40 1 0 1 -- --
  1962-09-10 2 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1962-08-28 1 50 1 2 30 $250K --
  1962-08-28 1 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1960-01-28 2 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1960-01-01 -- 17 1 0 0 $3K --
  1959-07-20 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1959-07-02 -- 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1959-06-14 -- 7 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1957-11-07 13 200 4 1 81 $3M --
  1957-11-07 4 200 3 2 59 $3M --
  1957-04-30 3 100 1 0 0 $3K --
  1957-04-03 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1957-03-17 1 100 2 0 0 $3K --
  1956-10-03 1 17 1 0 2 $25K --
  1956-02-14 16 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1952-02-01 1 67 2 0 0 $25K --
  1915-01-01 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --



Hurricanes And Storms In Cameron Parish, Louisiana

  • Category 3: RITA - September 2005 - Wind Speed: 105 Knots
  • Category 3: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 105 Knots
  • Category 2: EDITH - September 1971 - Wind Speed: 85 Knots
  • Category 2: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 90 Knots *
  • Category 1: JUAN - October 1985 - Wind Speed: 75 Knots
  • Category 1: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 70 Knots *
  • Tropical Storm: DANIELLE - September 1980 - Wind Speed: 50 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: DEBRA - August 1978 - Wind Speed: 50 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: BERTHA - Wind Speed: 60 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 41 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: IVAN - September 2004 - Wind Speed: 30 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: BERTHA - August 2002 - Wind Speed: 25 Knots *


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Cameron Parish, Louisiana



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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 Cameron Parish, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

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 Cameron Parish, Louisiana


  • Cameron Parish Jail


    119 Smith Circle, Cameron, LA 70631
    Confined: 25
    Avg. Population: 21
    Year Built: 1937


(updated 2006)



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