Barataria, Louisiana

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Population in 2010: 1,109. Population change since 2000: -16.8%
Males: 624  (56.3%)
Females: 485  (43.7%)
Median resident age:  52.4 years
Louisiana median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 70036.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,736 (it was $28,169 in 2000)
Barataria:

$39,736
LA:

$45,146

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $26,203 (it was $12,890 in 2000)

Barataria CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $107,848 (it was $87,900 in 2000)
Barataria:

$107,848
LA:

$158,000

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $142,114; Detached houses: $157,245; Townhouses or other attached units: $72,966; Mobile homes: $67,883

Median gross rent in 2016: $778.

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  • Races in Barataria, LA (2010)

    Barataria races chart
    • 98088.4%White alone
    • 676.0%Black alone
    • 242.2%Two or more races
    • 242.2%Hispanic
    • 131.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone

Races in Barataria detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Barataria: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Barataria, LA City Guides:

Ancestries: French (43.6%), American (23.7%), Cajun (13.2%), Italian (5.5%), Irish (3.0%), German (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 4 feet

Land area: 4.43 square miles.

Population density: 251 people per square mile   (very low).

Barataria,LA real estate house value index trend

Barataria, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Barataria:

  • High school or higher: 63.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 39.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Barataria CDP:

  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 10.9%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

18 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.4%
Louisiana:

2.6%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Barataria, Louisiana as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Barataria to the number of sex offenders is 1,011 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $665 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $507 (0.5%)

Barataria satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Orleans, LA (18.1 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (316.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Jean Lafitte, LA (1.2 miles ), Lafitte, LA (1.6 miles ), Estelle, LA (3.0 miles ), Woodmere, LA (3.2 miles ), Marrero, LA (3.4 miles ), Belle Chasse, LA (3.4 miles ), Harvey, LA (3.5 miles ), Timberlane, LA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 29.72 N, Longitude: 90.12 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 504

Barataria household income distribution Barataria home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (23%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Barataria: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Barataria, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Barataria-area historical tornado activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 0% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.2 miles away from the Barataria place center killed 22 people and injured 165 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/6/1983, a category F4 tornado 31.1 miles away from the place center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Barataria-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 130.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 320.6 miles away from Barataria center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 195.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2000 at 06:46:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 116.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 124.8 miles away from Barataria center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 305.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson Parish (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 14, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tropical Storms: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Barataria topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Barataria:

  • RIVERBEND NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BELLE CHASSE, LA)
  • BARBWOOD COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HARVEY, LA)
  • LAC ST PIERRE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HARVEY, LA)
  • WESTMERE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; HARVEY, LA)
  • VIOLA COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; HARVEY, LA)
  • DAVITA - MARRERO DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; HARVEY, LA)
  • SOUTHERN QUALITY HOME HEALTH, (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; HARVEY, LA)

Amtrak station near Barataria:

  • 17 miles: NEW ORLEANS (1001 LOYOLA AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Barataria:

  • Loyola University New Orleans (about 16 miles; New Orleans, LA; Full-time enrollment: 3,912)
  • Tulane University of Louisiana (about 16 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 11,089)
  • Xavier University of Louisiana (about 18 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Delgado Community College (about 19 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 12,843)
  • University of New Orleans (about 22 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 8,201)
  • Nicholls State University (about 42 miles; Thibodaux, LA; FT enrollment: 5,997)
  • Southeastern Louisiana University (about 60 miles; Hammond, LA; FT enrollment: 12,713)

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Notable location: Jonathan Davis Water Treatment Facility (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Barataria include: Greater Saint John Baptist Church (A), Saint Anthony Church (B), Saint John Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bailey Cemetery (1), Coulon Cemetery (2), Little Village Cemetery (3), Saint Anthony Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Jefferson Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 84.8. This is about average.

City:

84.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.575. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.575
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 6.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.46
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.50. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.50
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.27. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.27
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.1%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.9%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.0%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Barataria, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
Louisiana average:

12.0

Barataria travel time to work - commute Barataria mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Barataria CDP (based on Jefferson Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic148,82743
Evangelical Protestant57,266160
Mainline Protestant9,90830
Other9,66623
Black Protestant7,39432
Orthodox3001
None199,191-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 107
Jefferson Parish:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 62
Jefferson Parish:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 128
Jefferson Parish:

2.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 334
Here:

7.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.2%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson Parish:

28.3%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.5%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Barataria:

49.6%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Barataria:

46.3%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Barataria:

29.2
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Barataria:

20.6%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Barataria:

10.0%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Barataria:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.7%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

56.2%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Barataria:

78.1%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Barataria, LA Residents

6.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,400 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($234 average AGI)
Jefferson Parish:

0.05%
Louisiana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Orleans Parish, LA  1.99% ($33,272 average AGI)
from St. Charles Parish, LA  0.30% ($32,921)
from St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.29% ($40,590)


6.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,516 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($323 average AGI)
Jefferson Parish:

0.04%
Louisiana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Orleans Parish, LA  2.31% ($36,426 average AGI)
to St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.46% ($51,238)
to St. Charles Parish, LA  0.26% ($37,901)

Strongest AM radio stations in Barataria:

  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WODT (1280 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSMB (1350 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSHO (800 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: SHADOWLANDS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • KLEB (1600 AM; 5 kW; GOLDEN MEADOW, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • WVOG (600 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: F.W. ROBERT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KGLA (1540 AM; daytime; 1 kW; GRETNA, LA; Owner: CROCODILE BROADCASTING CORP., INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WGSO (990 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WGSO, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Barataria:

  • WYLD-FM (98.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLMG (101.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEZB (97.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTKL (95.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WQUE-FM (93.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMEZ (102.9 FM; BELLE CHASSE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTIX-FM (94.3 FM; GALLIANO, LA; Owner: FLEUR DE LIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWNO (89.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA STATE UNIV & A & M COLLEGE)
  • KCIL (107.5 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KLRZ (100.3 FM; LAROSE, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • WNOE-FM (101.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNO-FM (99.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKND (106.7 FM; PORT SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKZN (105.3 FM; KENNER, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WBSN-FM (89.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: PROVIDENCE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WRBH (88.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: RADIO FOR THE BLIND & HANDICAPPED, INC.)
  • WWOZ (90.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FRIENDS OF WWOZ, INC.)
  • KNOU (104.5 FM; EMPIRE, LA; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF LOUISIANA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Barataria:

  • WWL-TV (Channel 4; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WWL-TV, INC.)
  • WHNO (Channel 20; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K66FW (Channel 14; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLPN-LP (Channel 61; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GLENN R. & KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WYES-TV (Channel 12; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GREATER NEW ORLEANS ED TV FOUNDATION)
  • WBXN-CA (Channel 10; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WVUE (Channel 8; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EMMIS TELEIVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGNO (Channel 26; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NEW ORLEANS, INC.)
  • WNOL-TV (Channel 38; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NEW ORLEANS, INC.)
  • WLAE-TV (Channel 32; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WDSU (Channel 6; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: NEW ORLEANS HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXL (Channel 49; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNOV-LP (Channel 57; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: BEACH TV PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • K59DG (Channel 59; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUPL (Channel 54; SLIDELL, LA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)

Barataria fatal accident list:

Mar 19, 1998 10:30 PM, Sr-3257, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 8, 1989 11:18 PM, La301, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 21, 1988 04:20 PM, La301, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 11, 1985 02:00 AM, La3134, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 18m59ftTotal length
  • $2,145,000Total costs
  • 1,350Total average daily traffic
  • 43Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,295Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Barataria)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Hwy 301 Semi-Swamp 1600 Ft W (Lat: 29.687722 Lon: -90.104528), Call Sign: KNBY963, Licensee ID: L00034291
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.5200 MHzGrant Date: 06/30/1997, Expiration Date: 09/11/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003Registrant: H B H Inc, Harvey, LA 70059, Phone: (504) 394-6461
  • 4642 Privateer Blvd (30292) (Lat: 29.686083 Lon: -90.105333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 125.9 m, Call Sign: WQLY374
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.012 MHzGrant Date: 04/23/2013, Expiration Date: 10/20/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/22/2013, Certifier: Newell NormandRegistrant: M S Benbow And Associates, 2450 Severn Ave Suite 400, Metairie, LA 70001, Phone: (504) 836-8952, Email:
  • 4642 Privateer Blvd (030292) (Lat: 29.686083 Lon: -90.105333), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 125.9 m, Call Sign: WQRS297
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.012 MHzGrant Date: 07/17/2013, Expiration Date: 07/17/2023, Certifier: Lorn BourgeoisRegistrant: M S Benbow And Associates, 2450 Severn Ave Suite 400, Metairie, LA 70001, Phone: (504) 832-2000, Email:
  • 4642 Privateer Blvd (030292) (Lat: 29.686083 Lon: -90.105333), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 125.9 m, Call Sign: WQSC490
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.475 MHzGrant Date: 08/30/2013, Expiration Date: 08/30/2023, Certifier: Lorn BourgeoisRegistrant: M S Benbow And Associates, 2450 Severn Ave Suite 400, Metairie, LA 70001, Phone: (504) 832-2000, Email:
  • BARATARIA, LA, Lat: 29.756389 Lon: -90.069444, Call Sign: WQWR638, Licensee ID: L00273650
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.712 MHz, 457.762 MHz, 457.787 MHz, 457.812 MHz, 457.837 MHz, 457.862 MHz, 457.887 MHz, 457.987 MHz, 467.437 MHzGrant Date: 10/30/2015, Expiration Date: 10/30/2025, Certifier: Brian McnamaraRegistrant: Aclara Technologies LLC, 30400 Solon Rd, Solon, OH 44139, Phone: (440) 528-7200, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • BARATARIA, Barataria (Lat: 29.745750 Lon: -90.130056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WPJE878
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 06/27/2014, Certifier: Mark SlaughterRegistrant: Bingham Mccutchen, 2020 K St Nw, 11th Fl, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 373-6037, Fax: (202) 373-6001, Email:
  • Barataria, 1836 Rural Hwy 301 (Lat: 29.687500 Lon: -90.104444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 123.1 m, Overall height: 123.4 m, Call Sign: WPUV228
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.318 MHz, 941.318 MHzGrant Date: 05/08/2002, Expiration Date: 05/08/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/02/2003, Certifier: Chris KaitsonRegistrant: 1100 Louisiana Street, #3300, Houston, TX 77002, Phone: (713) 821-2028, Fax: (713) 821-2229, Email:
  • STATION, 1/2 Mi N Of (Lat: 29.745750 Lon: -90.130056), Structure height: 56.7 m, Call Sign: KFU86
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHz, 6705.00 MHzGrant Date: 10/15/1998, Expiration Date: 10/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2000Registrant: Phone: (415) 842-8854
  • STATION, Exxon Tower On W Side Of La Hwy 301 0.8 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 29.745472 Lon: -90.138667), Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WGH65
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6785.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/22/1999, Expiration Date: 11/28/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2007Registrant: Phone: (713) 656-1827

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Chevrons Field Office La Hwy 45 Near (Lat: 29.726889 Lon: -90.122583), Type: Building, Overall height: 21 m, Call Sign: WPA4
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.725 MHzGrant Date: 11/18/2008, Expiration Date: 09/15/2018Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • 32 Joan Marie (Lat: 29.688833 Lon: -90.103139), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQZ226
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 06/14/1994, Expiration Date: 06/14/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: Ted T Daly Iii, 2038 Sawmill Rd, River Ridge, LA 70121

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: WB5UQT, Grant Date: 06/17/1996, Expiration Date: 06/17/2006, Cancellation Date: 06/18/2008, Registrant: Gilbert M Kreig, 1042 Jenic Ln, Barataria, LA 70036

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: QUICKSILVER SPRINT (Category: Amphibian, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 4520G , Serial Number: MXLII 000546
    Registrant (Individual): Theophile J Bourgeois, 2783 Privateer Blvd, Barataria, LA 70036
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A185F (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 61441 , Serial Number: 18504191, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 01/08/1981
    Registrant (Corporation): Ultra Light Flights LLC, 2783 Privateer Blvd, Barataria, LA 70036

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$149,5402$144,1900$01$198,340
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$130,3701$15,4800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0279.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$100,130
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0279.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Barataria, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph1069.9 years
John970.9 years
Ernest672.3 years
Robert673.2 years
Albert479.8 years
Josephine469.5 years
James359.1 years
Arthur375.3 years
George376.3 years
Harold382.0 years
Most common last names in Barataria, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Pizani1474.0 years
Perrin1182.3 years
Adams1072.7 years
Matherne1070.1 years
Coulon977.5 years
Christen767.6 years
Wiseman682.8 years
Carmadelle578.4 years
Dufrene578.2 years
Ruttley573.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (67%)
  • Utility gas (32%)

Barataria compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Barataria on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Central America (population 500+)"
  • #31 (70036) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #93 (70036) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French first ancestries"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Allen J. Logue (1)
  • Theophile Bourgeois (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2018.