Elton, Louisiana

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Population in 2014: 1,129 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.5%
 
Males: 520  (46.1%)
Females: 609  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  43.5 years
Louisiana median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 70532.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,767 (it was $21,384 in 2000)
Elton:

$25,767
LA:

$44,164

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,107 (it was $10,713 in 2000)

Elton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $66,059 (it was $34,700 in 2000)
Elton:

$66,059
LA:

$140,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $496.

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  • Races in Elton, LA (2013)

    Elton races chart
    • 49145.8%White alone
    • 41338.5%Black alone
    • 656.1%Hispanic
    • 534.9%Two or more races
    • 201.9%Other race alone
    • 181.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Elton: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (18.2%), German (11.3%), French Canadian (7.7%), Italian (2.7%), Irish (2.2%), English (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 1.65 square miles.

Population density: 685 people per square mile   (low).

Elton,LA real estate house value index trend

Elton, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Elton:

  • High school or higher: 73.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elton town:

  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 49.8%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

31 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America).

This town:

2.9%
Louisiana:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $222 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $260 (0.5%)

Elton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Charles, LA (35.7 miles , pop. 71,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (92.8 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (168.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Basile, LA (2.4 miles ), Kinder, LA (3.0 miles ), Oberlin, LA (3.2 miles ), Fenton, LA (3.9 miles ), Iota, LA (4.0 miles ), Eunice, LA (4.1 miles ), Roanoke, LA (4.1 miles ), Jennings, LA (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 30.48 N, Longitude: 92.70 W

Area code: 337

Elton household income distribution Elton home values distribution

Crime rates in Elton by Year
Type 2002 2004 2005 2007 2008
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00011
per 100,000 0.00.00.079.981.2
Robberies 07020
per 100,000 0.0560.40.0159.70.0
Assaults 44582
per 100,000 316.5320.3399.0639.0162.3
Burglaries 8227256
per 100,000 632.91,761.4558.71,996.8487.0
Thefts 5051323522
per 100,000 3,955.74,083.32,553.92,795.51,785.7
Auto thefts 04200
per 100,000 0.0320.3159.60.00.0
Arson 0001N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.079.9N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 311.7) 251.3514.7221.1464.4191.9

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Crime rate in Elton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 11 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.15
Louisiana average:

3.98
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.3%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -214 (-14.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Transportation occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Elton, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Elton-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the Elton town center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/21/1992, a category F3 tornado 19.6 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elton-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 92% 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 237.1 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 471.0 miles away from Elton 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 325.3 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 228.1 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 233.9 miles away from Elton center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 325.6 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 Jefferson Davis Parish (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Elton:

  • BASILE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BASILE, LA)
  • ALLEN PARISH HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; KINDER, LA)
  • BRIGHTON BRIDGE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; OBERLIN, LA)
  • ACADIAN MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 15 miles away; EUNICE, LA)
  • EUNICE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; EUNICE, LA)
  • DCI - EUNICE (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; EUNICE, LA)
  • LIBERTY TWO COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 16 miles away; EUNICE, LA)

airports located in Elton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elton:

  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 34 miles; Lake Charles, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 38 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 43 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 43 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 45 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • Lamar University (about 88 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 88 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)

Public high school in Elton:

Private high school in Elton:

  • INDIAN BIBLE ACADEMY (Students: 11, Location: 152 INDIAN CHURCH RD, Grades: 1-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Elton:

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Notable locations in Elton: Jefferson Davis Parish Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Jefferson Davis Parish Library Elton Branch (B), Elton Police Department (C), Elton Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Elton include: Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church (A), Golden Chain Baptist Church (B), First Baptist Church of Elton (C), United Pentecostal Church (D), Saint Pauls Catholic Church (E), Saint Joseph Catholic Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Greens Gully (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Empire Inn (1215 Main).

Jefferson Davis 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 2013: 21.8%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.1% for Black residents, 52.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 63.2% for American Indian residents, 68.8% for other race residents, 69.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.5%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Elton, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Elton (2011 data):

  • Capital One, National Association: Elton Branch at 919 Main Street, branch established on 1949/01/03. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • St. Martin Bank and Trust Company: Elton Branch at Broadway And Highway 190 East, branch established on 1978/03/01. Info updated 2007/12/05: Bank assets: $351.5 mil, Deposits: $285.3 mil, headquarters in St. Martinville, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Saint Martin Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Louisiana average:

12.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Elton town (based on Jefferson Davis Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,10011
Evangelical Protestant6,07823
Mainline Protestant1,38411
Black Protestant4413
Other2302
None7,361-
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: 10
Jefferson Davis Parish:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Jefferson Davis Parish:

5.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson Davis Parish:

32.0%
Louisiana:

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

11.1%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.9%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.0%
State:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.5
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Elton:

23.8%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.5%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Elton:

34.4%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

51.1%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Elton:

77.9%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Elton, LA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$5,911
Police Protection - Officers 7$15,859$27,1870$0
Police - Other 3$3,656$14,6241$722
Streets and Highways 2$3,434$20,6040$0
Sewerage 1$1,499$17,9881$244
Water Supply 1$1,625$19,5000$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$759
Totals for Government 14$26,073$22,34812$7,636

5.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,844 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Calcasieu Parish, LA  1.62% ($33,627 average AGI)
from Acadia Parish, LA  0.78% ($30,210)
from Allen Parish, LA  0.29% ($26,567)


5.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,047 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.84%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Calcasieu Parish, LA  1.84% ($33,337 average AGI)
to Acadia Parish, LA  0.79% ($34,229)
to Lafayette Parish, LA  0.40% ($33,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in Elton:

  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEUN (1490 AM; 1 kW; EUNICE, LA; Owner: TRI-PARISH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1 kW; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elton:

  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJJB (105.5 FM; EUNICE, LA; Owner: TRI-PARISH BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KQIS (102.1 FM; BASILE, LA; Owner: THIRD PARTNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K201FO (88.1 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYKZ (96.1 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KKST (98.7 FM; OAKDALE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYLC (90.3 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KHLA (92.9 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBIU (103.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KVEE (107.5 FM; LAKE ARTHUR, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOJO (91.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KBAN (91.1 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; RAYNE, LA; Owner: BROADCAST PARTNERS, INC.)
  • KBON (101.1 FM; MAMOU, LA; Owner: ROSE ANN MARX)

TV broadcast stations around Elton:

  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KLAF-LP (Channel 62; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: WNTZ-48, INC.)
  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • K69HD (Channel 69; CHURCH POINT, LA; Owner: GULF MANAGEMENT II, L.L.C.)
  • KAGN-LP (Channel 65; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K45DI (Channel 45; MERMENTAU, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KJEF-CA (Channel 13; JENNINGS, ETC., LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • Elton, Louisiana
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents10
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:2
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents19
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Louisiana average
  • Fatal accident count127
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents189
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons37
  • Fatalities138
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents334
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents23
See more detailed statistics of Elton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • $434,000Total costs
  • 2,220Total average daily traffic
  • 43Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,332Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 4 Miles North (Lat: 30.487694 Lon: -92.725139), Type: Bant, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 22 m, Call Sign: WXB840
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.040 MHzGrant Date: 05/14/2013, Expiration Date: 05/26/2023Registrant: Louisiana Radio Communications, Lake Charles, LA 70602-3143, Phone: (337) 436-7573, Fax: (337) 436-6540, Email:
  • Hwy 26 .5 Mi N (Lat: 30.488806 Lon: -92.669583), Call Sign: KQI346, Licensee ID: L00060636
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.725 MHzGrant Date: 02/12/1998, Expiration Date: 03/14/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/15/2003Registrant: Harley A Bruchhaus, Rt 1 Box 295, Elton, LA 70532

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • ELTON ELEM, 614 Powell Rd (Lat: 30.487028 Lon: -92.704667), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQLI819
    Assigned Frequencies: 19680.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/03/2010, Expiration Date: 02/03/2020, Certifier: Josh RoyRegistrant: Detel Wireless LLC, 2028 Hwy. 115, Mansura, LA 71350, Phone: (318) 597-0303, Fax: (318) 597-3707, Email:
  • ELTON HIGH, 903 Second St (Lat: 30.479194 Lon: -92.693861), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQLI856
    Assigned Frequencies: 18120.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/03/2010, Expiration Date: 02/03/2020, Certifier: Josh RoyRegistrant: Detel Wireless LLC, 2028 Hwy. 115, Mansura, LA 71350, Phone: (318) 597-0303, Fax: (318) 597-3707, Email:
  • ELTON RESERV, C C Bell Rd (Lat: 30.522833 Lon: -92.716611), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQVG302, Licensee ID: L01577765
    Assigned Frequencies: 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/02/2015, Expiration Date: 02/02/2025, Certifier: Brian FultsRegistrant: Fulair, 701 S Martin Luther King Hwy., Lake Charles, LA 70616, Phone: (337) 310-1554, Fax: (337) 436-7182
  • A3L0129A, 616 Powell Road (A3l0129a) (Lat: 30.486778 Lon: -92.702972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQVV757
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/21/2015, Expiration Date: 05/21/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • HO03MR120, 1201 Yoakum St (Lat: 30.482194 Lon: -92.696694), Type: Tank, Structure height: 52.4 m, Call Sign: WQWV402
    Assigned Frequencies: 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/01/2015, Expiration Date: 12/01/2025, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Elton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 472BW , Serial Number: 18258970, Airworthiness Date: 04/09/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Megan Faith Cernek, 3796 Powell Rd, Elton, LA 70532
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 63556 , Serial Number: 15077393, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 10/07/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Barry N Tietje, 27398 Tietje Rd, Elton, LA 70532
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON AIRCRAFT COMPANY HAWKER 800XP (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 15, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-fan
    N-Number: 800PL , Serial Number: 258696
    Registrant (Government): Coushatta Tribe Of Louisiana, Po Box 818, Elton, LA 70532

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
Most common first names in Elton, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1571.9 years
William1270.1 years
James1072.2 years
Mary1075.4 years
Eva981.2 years
Willie970.8 years
Joseph865.2 years
Edward874.5 years
Marie875.5 years
Jessie774.6 years
Most common last names in Elton, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Guillory3177.4 years
Fuselier2779.2 years
Lafleur2573.5 years
Langley2373.4 years
Buller2380.9 years
Manuel2177.0 years
Fontenot2078.7 years
Bertrand1680.8 years
Miller1480.9 years
Lejeune1475.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (64%)
  • Utility gas (36%)

Elton compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
There are 5 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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