De Ridder, Louisiana

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Population in 2014: 10,799 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.1%
 
Males: 5,418  (50.2%)
Females: 5,381  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  34.0 years
Louisiana median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 70634.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $41,205 (it was $31,952 in 2000)
De Ridder:

$41,205
LA:

$45,146

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,515 (it was $16,996 in 2000)

De Ridder city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $139,462 (it was $63,600 in 2000)
De Ridder:

$139,462
LA:

$158,000

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $159,923; Detached houses: $180,659; Townhouses or other attached units: $180,847; In 2-unit structures: $180,511; Mobile homes: $113,239; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $534,784

Median gross rent in 2016: $707.

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  • Races in De Ridder, LA (2016)

    De Ridder races chart
    • 5,70651.9%White alone
    • 3,91435.6%Black alone
    • 8717.9%Hispanic
    • 3142.9%Two or more races
    • 1221.1%Asian alone
    • 870.8%American Indian alone
    • 180.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in De Ridder: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (8.1%), Irish (5.2%), English (3.6%), French Canadian (3.3%), German (3.2%), French (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 8.49 square miles.

Population density: 1,272 people per square mile   (low).

De Ridder,LA real estate house value index trend

De Ridder, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in De Ridder:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in De Ridder city:

  • Never married: 33.2%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

653 residents are foreign born (2.5% Latin America, 1.3% Africa, 1.1% Asia, 1.0% Europe).

This city:

5.9%
Louisiana:

4.0%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in De Ridder, Louisiana as of November 20, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in De Ridder to the number of sex offenders is 11,002 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: $585 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $226 (0.2%)

De Ridder satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Charles, LA (44.3 miles , pop. 71,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (115.3 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (145.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Rosepine, LA (2.2 miles ), Fort Polk South, LA (3.8 miles ), Singer, LA (3.9 miles ), Merryville, LA (4.0 miles ), Sugartown, LA (4.0 miles) , Longville, LA (4.2 miles ), New Llano, LA (4.3 miles ), Fort Polk North, LA (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $69,600
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $79,900
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $79,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.85 N, Longitude: 93.29 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,030 (+18.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,211 (48.9%)

Area code: 337

De Ridder household income distribution De Ridder home values distribution

Crime rates in De Ridder by Year
Type 2002 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 00000000100101
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.09.40.00.09.20.09.1
Rapes 00151200133111
per 100,000 0.00.010.152.99.919.70.00.09.427.827.89.29.29.1
Robberies 11361120525022
per 100,000 10.210.230.463.59.99.919.90.046.818.646.30.018.518.3
Assaults 212035172448627071647028716
per 100,000 213.5204.7354.8179.8236.6473.7617.3682.9665.1594.0648.5258.564.6146.3
Burglaries 5355464348705459654569575837
per 100,000 538.7562.8466.3454.7473.2690.7537.7575.6608.9417.7639.2526.3535.1338.2
Theft 133114162115123139166201176155216228246149
per 100,000 1,351.91,166.61,642.31,216.21,212.71,371.61,652.91,961.01,648.71,438.62,001.12,105.32,269.61,362.1
Auto thefts 12301131006215
per 100,000 10.220.530.40.09.99.929.99.80.00.055.618.59.245.7
Arson 00000N/AN/AN/A101001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/AN/A9.40.09.30.00.09.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 278.0) 142.8135.9189.0177.8140.6217.5235.6256.1281.9233.4295.1200.1154.8142.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in De Ridder detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 30 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
Louisiana average:

2.82
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -766 (-7.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in De Ridder, Louisiana

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Tornado activity:

De Ridder-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/3/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.8 miles away from the De Ridder city center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/1/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.8 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

De Ridder-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 84% 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 279.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 305.2 miles away from De Ridder center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 307.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 372.7 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 357.3 miles away from De Ridder 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 514.6 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 Beauregard Parish (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
De Ridder topographic map

Birthplace of: Chris Cagle (American football) - Football player and coach.

Hospitals and medical centers near De Ridder:

  • WESTWOOD MANOR NURSING HOME, INC (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; DERIDDER, LA)
  • BEAUREGARD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 1 miles away; DERIDDER, LA)
  • WEST EIGHT STREET COMMUNITY HO (Hospital, about 1 miles away; DERIDDER, LA)
  • OCEANS BEHAVIORAL HOSPITAL OF DERIDDER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; DERIDDER, LA)
  • DERIDDER RETIREMENT AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DERIDDER, LA)
  • PEAR STREET GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; DERIDDER, LA)
  • BLANKENSHIP COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; DERIDDER, LA)

airports located in De Ridder:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to De Ridder:

  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 45 miles; Lake Charles, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 47 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 64 miles; Natchitoches, LA; FT enrollment: 7,700)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 73 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Lamar University (about 73 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 86 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 86 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)

Public high schools in De Ridder:

Public elementary/middle schools in De Ridder:

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Notable locations in De Ridder: Beauregard Parish Office (A), Lois Luftin Doll Museum (B), DeRidder Retirement and Rehabilitation Center (C), Beauregard Parish Courthouse (D), Beauregard Police Jury Office (E), Beauregard Parish Jail (F), Beauregard Parish Public Library (G), Beauregard Museum (H), War Memorial Civic Center (I), DeRidder Fire Department Eastside Station (J), DeRidder Fire Department Northside Station (K), DeRidder Fire Department Westside Station (L), Westwood Manor Nursing Home (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: East Village Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in De Ridder include: Rivers of Living Water Church (A), Mount Canaan Baptist Church (B), Grace Church (C), God's Temple of Deliverance (D), First Presbyterian Church (E), Church of the Lord Jesus Christ (F), Church of the Living God (G), Church of Christ (H), Faith Mission House of Prayer (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Woodlawn Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in De Ridder include: Bryant Park (1), DeRidder Commerical Historic District (2), West Park (3), Beauregard Parish Fairgrounds (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beauregard Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 26.2%
(20.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.0% for Black residents, 49.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.1% for American Indian residents, 2.9% for other race residents, 20.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.8%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.4%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in De Ridder in 2010:

  • 166 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 163 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in De Ridder in 2000:

  • 179 people in nursing homes
  • 103 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 37 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 37 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 16 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

De Ridder, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in De Ridder (2011 data):

  • First National Bank in DeRidder: Westside Branch, Park Terrace Branch, East Side Branch, First National Bank In Deridder. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $178.2 mil, Deposits: $146.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices
  • Sabine State Bank and Trust Company: Pine Street Branch at 1527 North Pine Street, branch established on 1997/10/14. Info updated 2006/09/14: Bank assets: $683.7 mil, Deposits: $592.9 mil, headquarters in Many, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Sabine Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Federal Bank of Louisiana: 519 North Pine Branch at 519 North Pine, branch established on 1949/10/31. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $749.5 mil, Deposits: $588.2 mil, headquarters in Lake Charles, LA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 15 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Louisiana average:

12.0

De Ridder travel time to work - commute De Ridder mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for De Ridder city (based on Beauregard Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,09877
Catholic2,3802
Black Protestant1,63510
Mainline Protestant1,3406
Other-1
None12,201-
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: 8
Beauregard Parish:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Beauregard Parish:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Beauregard Parish:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Beauregard Parish:

29.5%
Louisiana:

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

11.7%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
De Ridder:

50.1%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.3%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.4
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.2%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.7%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.9%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

55.7%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
De Ridder:

79.8%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of De Ridder, LA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$16,764$40,2340$0
Other Government Administration 14$30,034$25,7430$0
Police Protection - Officers 28$100,965$43,2714$4,379
Police - Other 2$6,335$38,0101$1,271
Firefighters 18$71,548$47,6990$0
Fire - Other 2$8,915$53,4900$0
Streets and Highways 5$11,545$27,7080$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,731$22,3860$0
Sewerage 7$18,602$31,8890$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,955$23,4600$0
Water Supply 9$24,390$32,5200$0
Transit 5$10,706$25,6944$4,399
Other and Unallocable 9$19,968$26,6241$1,275
Totals for Government 107$325,458$36,50010$11,324

De Ridder government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $77,000 ($7.13)
    Water Utilities: $73,000 ($6.76)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,567,000 ($145.11)
    Regular Highways: $1,278,000 ($118.34)
    Local Fire Protection: $931,000 ($86.21)
    Sewerage: $874,000 ($80.93)
    Water Utilities: $731,000 ($67.69)
    Housing and Community Development: $613,000 ($56.76)
    Central Staff Services: $592,000 ($54.82)
    General - Other: $486,000 ($45.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $478,000 ($44.26)
    Financial Administration: $239,000 ($22.13)
    General Public Buildings: $239,000 ($22.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $73,000 ($6.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $46,000 ($4.26)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $112,000 ($10.37)
    Police Protection: $47,000 ($4.35)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($1.76)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $266,000 ($24.63)
    Water Utilities: $154,000 ($14.26)
    Police Protection: $105,000 ($9.72)
    Sewerage: $98,000 ($9.07)
    Financial Administration: $60,000 ($5.56)
    Regular Highways: $42,000 ($3.89)
    General Public Building: $16,000 ($1.48)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,788,000 ($258.17)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($0.46)

De Ridder government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $933,000 ($86.40)
    Housing and Community Development: $230,000 ($21.30)
    All Other: $17,000 ($1.57)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $16,000 ($1.48)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $419,000 ($38.80)
    All Other: $89,000 ($8.24)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $138,000 ($12.78)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $74,000 ($6.85)
    Rents: $38,000 ($3.52)
    General Revenue, NEC: $32,000 ($2.96)
    Special Assessments: $11,000 ($1.02)
    Sale of Property: $5,000 ($0.46)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,144,000 ($105.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $54,000 ($5.00)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,969,000 ($460.14)
    Property: $499,000 ($46.21)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $492,000 ($45.56)
    Public Utilities Sales: $476,000 ($44.08)
    Other Selective Sales: $28,000 ($2.59)

De Ridder government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,144,000 ($105.94)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $886,000 ($82.04)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $258,000 ($23.89)

De Ridder government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,285,000 ($582.00)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $49,000 ($4.54)

8.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,793 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.25%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.16% of residents moved from foreign countries ($694 average AGI)
Beauregard Parish:

0.16%
Louisiana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Calcasieu Parish, LA  1.77% ($37,995 average AGI)
from Vernon Parish, LA  1.55% ($38,406)
from Allen Parish, LA  0.22% ($22,160)


7.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,807 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.84%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($965 average AGI)
Beauregard Parish:

0.12%
Louisiana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Calcasieu Parish, LA  1.92% ($35,745 average AGI)
to Vernon Parish, LA  1.41% ($34,572)
to Allen Parish, LA  0.17% ($31,053)

Strongest AM radio stations in De Ridder:

  • KDLA (1010 AM; 1 kW; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTXJ (1350 AM; 5 kW; JASPER, TX; Owner: LASTING VALUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLLA (1570 AM; 1 kW; LEESVILLE, LA; Owner: PENE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in De Ridder:

  • KVVP (105.7 FM; LEESVILLE, LA; Owner: STANNARD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KNUF (92.1 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQLK (97.9 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC)
  • KROK (95.7 FM; SOUTH FORT POLK, LA; Owner: WEST CENTRAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KYLC (90.3 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KUMX (106.7 FM; NORTH FORT POLK, LA; Owner: WEST CENTRAL BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • KYKZ (96.1 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBAN (91.1 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KBIU (103.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KJAE (93.5 FM; LEESVILLE, LA; Owner: PENE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around De Ridder:

  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KVHP (Channel 29; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K51FO (Channel 51; LEESVILLE, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT B/CING. OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
De Ridder fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of De Ridder fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 55m180ftTotal length
  • $3,493,000Total costs
  • 76,670Total average daily traffic
  • 11,291Total average daily truck traffic
  • 46,002Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for De Ridder, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in De Ridder)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1017 Yankee Ridge Rd (Lat: 30.894917 Lon: -93.267389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 148 m, Call Sign: WPKS801
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.012 MHzGrant Date: 06/26/1997, Expiration Date: 06/26/2007, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2004, Certifier: Kenneth GoldsteinRegistrant: Alston & Bird LLP, 601 Pennsylvania Ave., Nw, North Building, 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 756-3376, Fax: (202) 756-3333, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 8 Km W On Taylor Rd (Lat: 30.863250 Lon: -93.379333), Type: Building, Structure height: 40 m, Overall height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPHS345
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHzGrant Date: 07/11/2015, Expiration Date: 07/10/2025, Certifier: Thom DodgeRegistrant: Gem State Communications, 1976 Century Way, Boise, ID 83709, Phone: (208) 323-1976, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in De Ridder)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 67847 , Serial Number: 15282056, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/18/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Steve And Son Air Inc, 4125 Hwy 171, De Ridder, LA 70634
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 734BU , Serial Number: 17268733, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 07/17/1996
    Registrant (Corporation): Steve And Son Air Inc, 4125 Hwy 171, De Ridder, LA 70634

Drinking water stations with addresses in De Ridder and their reported violations in the past:

GREEN ACRES SUBDIVISION WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,575, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-26-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2008), St Public Notif received (JAN-31-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-08-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAR-08-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-13-2006), St Public Notif requested (FEB-13-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
Businesses in De Ridder, LA
NameCountNameCount
Ford1Nissan1
Lane Furniture1Sears1
McDonald's1U-Haul2

De Ridder compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

De Ridder on our top lists:

  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Africa (population 500+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
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