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Population in 2012: 3,435 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.7%
 

Males: 1,381  (40.2%)
Females: 2,054  (59.8%)

Median resident age:  31.9 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 71334.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $14,095 (it was $14,732 in 2000)
Ferriday:

$14,095
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $10,526

Ferriday town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $36,673 (it was $39,500 in 2000)
Ferriday:

$36,673
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $60,551; Detached houses: $66,486; Mobile homes: $26,816

Median gross rent in 2012: $388.

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  • Black alone - 2,926 (83.3%)
  • White alone - 539 (15.4%)
  • Two or more races - 14 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 9 (0.3%)
  • Hispanic - 9 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 8 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 6 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Ferriday: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (10.1%), French (3.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 63 feet

Land area: 1.68 square miles.

Population density: 2,049 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Ferriday:

  • High school or higher: 58.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 31.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ferriday town:

  • Never married: 49.2%
  • Now married: 18.5%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 13.1%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

7 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.2%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Ferriday, Louisiana as of October 31, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Ferriday to the number of sex offenders is 132 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.4%)

Ferriday satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (68.5 miles , pop. 53,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (84.8 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (261.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: West Ferriday, LA (0.9 miles ), Ridgecrest, LA (1.6 miles ), Minorca, LA (2.4 miles ), Clayton, LA (2.5 miles ), Spokane, LA (2.7 miles ), Vidalia, LA (2.9 miles ), Natchez, MS (3.4 miles ), Cloverdale, MS (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $47,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $47,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $47,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $47,000
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $82,700
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $82,700
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $82,700
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $55,200
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $63,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $147,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $63,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 31.63 N, Longitude: 91.56 W

Area code: 318

Ferriday household income distribution Ferriday home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Ferriday by Year
Type 2003 2004 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 010100
per 100,000 0.027.50.028.30.00.0
Rapes 101022
per 100,000 27.40.028.10.056.456.5
Robberies 845232
per 100,000 219.6110.2140.656.784.756.5
Assaults 371426302325
per 100,000 1015.6385.6731.2850.1649.2706.2
Burglaries 5031424911462
per 100,000 1372.5853.81181.11388.53217.61751.4
Thefts 134133500059
per 100,000 3678.33662.91406.10.00.01666.7
Auto thefts 442302
per 100,000 109.8110.256.285.00.056.5
Arson 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 283.4) 565.2395.9368.8361.9443.0413.4

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

Crime rate in Ferriday detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 16 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.11
Louisiana average:

3.98

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Ferriday, Louisiana accommodation, waste management - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

10.6%
Louisiana:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -456 (-10.9%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Other services, except public administration (44%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Construction (2%)
  • Manufacturing (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (66%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Religious workers (4%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)

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Tornado activity:

Ferriday-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 179% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/23/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.0 miles away from the Ferriday town center killed 32 people and injured 241 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/24/2005, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Concordia Parish (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Dan Richey - Politician, James H. "Jim" Brown - Politician, Jerry Lee Lewis - (born 1935), musician, Jimmy Swaggart - Pastor, Howard K. Smith - Broadcast news analyst, Kerwin Cook - 2005 NFL player (New Orleans Saints, born: Dec 21, 1979), Rick Nowlin - Politician, Bob Barber (American football) - Football defensive end, Jimmy Warren - Football League All-Star player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Ferriday:

  • FMCNA - FERRIDAY (Dialysis Facility, 1618 EE WALLACE BLVD)
  • LOUISIANA HOMECARE OF MISS-LOU (Home Health Center, 201 EE WALLACE BLVD, N SUITE 1)
  • HOSPICE MINISTRIES INC OF LA (Hospital, 1105 NORTHEAST EAST WALLACE BLVD)
  • PROMISE SPECIALTY HOSPITAL OF MISS LOU (Hospital, 6818 HIGHWAY 84)
  • RIVERLAND MEDICAL CENTER (Critical Access Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, 1700 WALLACE BLVD)
  • CAMELOT LEISURE LIVING (Nursing Home, 6818 HIGHWAY 84)
  • HERITAGE MANOR HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, 110 SERIO BLVD)

Political contributions by individuals in Ferriday, LA

Airports located in Ferriday:


Local government website: HTTP://www.townofferriday.com

College/University in Ferriday:

  • Louisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus (Full-time enrollment: 93; Location: 2100 N. E. E. Wallace Blvd; Public; Website: www.ltc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ferriday:

  • Alcorn State University (about 30 miles; Alcorn State, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,641)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 64 miles; Wesson, MS; FT enrollment: 3,079)
  • University of Louisiana Monroe (about 70 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Hinds Community College (about 80 miles; Raymond, MS; FT enrollment: 7,513)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 80 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 6,256)
  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 86 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 4,414)
  • Mississippi College (about 87 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,586)

Public high school in Ferriday:

Private high school in Ferriday:

  • HUNTINGTON SCHOOL (Students: 188; Location: 300 LYNWOOD DR; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Ferriday:

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Library in Ferriday:

  • CONCORDIA PARISH (Operating income: $1,007,420; Location: 1609 THIRD STREET; 62,021 books; 1 e-books; 1,368 audio materials; 1,277 video materials; 60 state licensed databases; 166 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Saint Patricks Catholic Church

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Notable locations in Ferriday: Ferriday Fire Department (A), Concordia Parish Library (B), Ferriday City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Ferriday Plaza Shopping Center (1), Pasternack Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ferriday include: Mercy Seat Baptist Church (A), Sixth Street Church of God in Christ (B), Sevier Memorial United Methodist Church (C), Saint Patrick Catholic Church (D), Rufus Baptist Church (E), New Morning Star Baptist Church (F), Mount Olive Baptist Church (G), Mount Beulah Baptist Church (H), Greater Saint Reed Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Ferriday include: Learned Park (1), Fort Bowie Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Concordia Parish - Libraries- Ferriday Branch (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1609 3rd Street).

Hotels: Relax Inn (1351 Ee Wallace Boulevard North), Spokane Resort Motel & Marina (4265 Highway 568).

Court: Louisiana State - Court Of Appeal Third Circuit- Gremillion Glenn J (1400 Highway 65).

 
Concordia Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
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AQI  PM2.5 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 31.3. This is about average.
City:

31.3
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.54. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.54
U.S.:

9.59

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

FERRIDAY TOWN OF (Address: 1116 SECOND STREET , Population served: 4626, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-27-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-27-2006)
  • 8 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2004 and DEC-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-11-2004)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JUL-2004 and SEP-2004, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic
  • Monitoring, Routine/Repeat (SWTR-Filter) - In FEB-2004. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-13-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-13-2004), St Public Notif received (APR-21-2004)
  • Monitoring, Routine/Repeat (SWTR-Filter) - In DEC-2002. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2003), St Public Notif requested (JAN-10-2003)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and JUL-01-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (NOV-12-2002), Fed Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2003)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
LAKE ST JOHN WATERWORKS DISTRICT NO 1 (Address: 1185 HWY 569 , Population served: 1884, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-13-2006), St Public Notif requested (APR-17-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-17-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-11-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-13-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-13-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from MAR-13-2006 to MAR-13-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-20-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-29-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from MAR-13-2006 to MAR-13-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-26-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-09-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from MAR-13-2006 to MAR-13-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-26-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-09-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from MAR-13-2006 to MAR-13-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-27-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-12-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from MAR-13-2006 to MAR-13-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-27-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-12-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from MAR-13-2006 to MAR-13-2006)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and JUN-20-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (NOV-12-2002), Fed Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2003)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2000 and JUN-20-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (NOV-12-2002), Fed Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2003)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and JAN-08-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JAN-08-2001)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ferriday that have no violations reported:

  • CONCORDIA WATERWORKS DISTRICT NO 1 (Address: PO BOX 768, Population served: 6618, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 45.4%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.1% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.6%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.8%

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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Ferriday, LA

77 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
155 people in nursing homes in 2000
34 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2000

Ferriday compared to Louisiana state average:

Ferriday, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with branches in Ferriday (2011 data):

  • Delta Bank: Louisiana Central Bank Branch at 302 Louisiana Avenue, branch established on 1973/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $222.0 mil, Deposits: $190.6 mil, headquarters in Vidalia, LA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Central Louisiana Capital Corporation
  • Tensas State Bank: Ferriday Branch at 212 North E.E. Wallace Boulevard, branch established on 1999/11/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $131.6 mil, Deposits: $109.6 mil, headquarters in Newellton, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Tensas Bancshares, Inc.
  • Concordia Bank & Trust Company: Ferriday Branch at 201 Louisiana Avenue, branch established on 1937/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $516.6 mil, Deposits: $432.4 mil, headquarters in Vidalia, LA, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Concordia Capital Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Ferriday travel time to work - commute


Ferriday mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Ferriday town (based on Concordia Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.48%
Here49.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents73.0%5.9%4.4%4.1%2.5%
Congregations41.5%7.3%2.4%4.9%4.9%
NameAssemblies of GodChurches of ChristChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)Other
Adherents2.1%1.8%1.6%1.4%3.1%
Congregations9.8%4.9%2.4%9.8%12.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Concordia Parish:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

2.63 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Concordia Parish:

8.93 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Concordia Parish:

12.2%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Concordia Parish:

31.9%
State:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.8%
State:

13.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 31$69,234$26,8000$0
Police Protection - Officers 16$34,609$25,95716$3,908
Sewerage 16$27,700$20,7750$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 5$10,669$25,6061$370
Totals for Government 68$142,212$25,09617$4,278


7.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,186 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
Louisiana average:

8.89%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Adams County, MS  1.42% ($33,000 average AGI)
from Orleans Parish, LA  1.10% ($16,779)
from Catahoula Parish, LA  0.34% ($29,333)


6.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,173 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.50%
Louisiana average:

13.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Adams County, MS  1.15% ($30,845 average AGI)
to Catahoula Parish, LA  0.68% ($24,952)
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.37% ($21,174)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ferriday:

  • KVLA (1400 AM; 1 kW; VIDALIA, LA; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNAT (1450 AM; 1 kW; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • WMIS (1240 AM; 1 kW; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: NATCHEZ BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNOE (540 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ferriday:

  • KFNV-FM (107.1 FM; FERRIDAY, LA; Owner: TOM GAY D/B/A THE RADIO GROUP)
  • WQNZ (95.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • WASM (91.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WNJJ (97.3 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WILL PERK BROADCASTING)
  • KPXS (104.7 FM; VIDALIA, LA; Owner: VISION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQID-FM (93.1 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CENLA B/C CO INC.)
  • W220BN (91.9 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KNOE-FM (101.9 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KTYX (105.1 FM; JONESVILLE, LA; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • W216AR (91.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WTYJ (97.7 FM; FAYETTE, MS; Owner: NATCHEZ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K220EW (91.9 FM; JONESVILLE, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Ferriday:

  • W24CR (Channel 24; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W59DK (Channel 59; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KAQY (Channel 11; COLUMBIA, LA; Owner: MONROE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNTZ (Channel 48; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • KNOE-TV (Channel 8; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KLTM-TV (Channel 13; MONROE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Ferriday, Louisiana:
  • Fatal accident count: 11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 16
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 47
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
Louisiana average:
  • Fatal accident count: 121
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 181
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 35
  • Fatalities: 132
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 316
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 21

See more detailed statistics of Ferriday fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Ferriday, LA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA5HSX
    Grant Date: 11/05/1996, Expiration Date: 11/05/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2008
    Registrant: John E Ferguson, Star Route Box 37, Ferriday, LA 71334
  • Call Sign: KB5KHT, Licensee ID: L00273151
    Grant Date: 07/01/2002, Expiration Date: 09/15/2012, Certifier: Henry W Dodge
    Registrant: Henry W Dodge, Ferriday, LA 71334
  • Call Sign: KC5UWK, Licensee ID: L01160200
    Grant Date: 06/07/2006, Expiration Date: 06/06/2016, Certifier: Ron A Walter
    Registrant: Ron A Walter, Ferriday, LA 71334
  • Call Sign: KC5YXM, Licensee ID: L01213838
    Grant Date: 11/16/2006, Expiration Date: 02/11/2017, Certifier: Christopher L Robbins
    Registrant: Christopher L Robbins, 106 Foster, Ferriday, LA 71334
  • Call Sign: KD5HFB, Licensee ID: L00156507
    Grant Date: 02/17/2009, Expiration Date: 05/18/2019, Certifier: Martha G Carroll
    Registrant: Martha G Carroll, 607 Texas Ave, Ferriday, LA 71334-2739
  • Call Sign: KE5JJO, Licensee ID: L01167910
    Grant Date: 06/28/2006, Expiration Date: 06/28/2016, Certifier: Joseph A Nunnery Jr
    Registrant: Joseph A Nunnery Jr, 190 Lee St, Ferriday, LA 71334


FAA Registered Aircraft:

16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ferriday)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 26
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Ferriday


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ferriday, LA
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