Fisher, Louisiana

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Population in 2014: 228 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.9%
 
Males: 125  (54.9%)
Females: 103  (45.1%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Louisiana median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 71426, 71429, 71449.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,578 (it was $27,708 in 2000)
Fisher:

$52,578
LA:

$45,146

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,549 (it was $11,998 in 2000)

Fisher village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $80,864 (it was $33,800 in 2000)
Fisher:

$80,864
LA:

$158,000

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $113,281; Detached houses: $124,949; Mobile homes: $58,211

Median gross rent in 2016: $825.

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  • Races in Fisher, LA (2010)

    Fisher races chart
    • 14763.9%White alone
    • 7130.9%Black alone
    • 73.0%Hispanic
    • 31.3%Two or more races
    • 20.9%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fisher: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (13.9%), Italian (6.9%), English (5.9%), German (5.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 336 feet

Land area: 0.60 square miles.

Population density: 380 people per square mile   (very low).

Fisher,LA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Fisher:

  • High school or higher: 75.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fisher village:

  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 60.2%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.4%
Louisiana:

4.0%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Fisher, Louisiana as of December 16, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Fisher to the number of sex offenders is 266 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $239 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $243 (0.3%)

Fisher satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Shreveport, LA (70.0 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (165.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Florien, LA (1.8 miles ), Many, LA (2.3 miles ), Fort Jesup, LA (3.0 miles ), Hornbeck, LA (3.5 miles ), Zwolle, LA (3.8 miles ), Robeline, LA (4.1 miles) , Anacoco, LA (4.2 miles ), Noble, LA (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 31.49 N, Longitude: 93.46 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 318

Fisher household income distribution Fisher home values distribution

Crime rates in Fisher by Year
Type 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 0100
per 100,000 0.0434.80.00.0
Rapes 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Assaults 2000
per 100,000 869.60.00.00.0
Burglaries 1000
per 100,000 434.80.00.00.0
Theft 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Auto thefts 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 237.6) 204.3869.60.00.0

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Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.44
Louisiana average:

2.82
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.1%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +28 (+11.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (19%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Information (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (54%)
  • Educational services (36%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (28%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (24%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (22%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Fisher, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fisher-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/16/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the Fisher village center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/19/1983, a category F3 tornado 8.6 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fisher-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 82% 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 319.9 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 264.5 miles away from Fisher 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 267.1 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 338.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 278.8 miles away from Fisher 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 366.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sabine Parish (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Freezes: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fisher topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fisher:

  • SABINE RETIREMENT AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MANY, LA)
  • FMCNA - MANY (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; MANY, LA)
  • VIRGINIA GODFREY COMMUNITY HOM (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MANY, LA)
  • SABINE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; MANY, LA)
  • HOSPICE OF SOUTHWEST LA-MANY (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MANY, LA)
  • MANY HEALTHCARE SOUTH (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MANY, LA)
  • EDWIN R LITES COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MANY, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fisher:

  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 28 miles; Natchitoches, LA; Full-time enrollment: 7,700)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 67 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 67 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; FT enrollment: 11,542)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 74 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 77 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Angelina College (about 77 miles; Lufkin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,478)
  • Grambling State University (about 84 miles; Grambling, LA; FT enrollment: 4,885)

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Sabine 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: 12.0%
(13.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.6% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  75.8%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.3%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Louisiana average:

12.0

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

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Religion statistics for Fisher village (based on Sabine Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,03484
Catholic4,9744
Black Protestant8034
Mainline Protestant6447
Other3622
None4,416-
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: 6
Sabine Parish:

2.54 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Sabine Parish:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Sabine Parish:

5.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.8%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Sabine Parish:

31.8%
Louisiana:

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

18.1%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.2%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fisher:

42.7%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Fisher:

29.5
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fisher:

19.4%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fisher:

11.3%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.3%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
Fisher:

54.8%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.3%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fisher, 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 4$1,696
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 5$3,015
Police - Other 0$0 1$565
Water Supply 0$0 3$1,319
Totals for Government 0$0 13$6,595

5.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,005 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
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 Vernon Parish, LA  0.56% ($34,810 average AGI)
from Natchitoches Parish, LA  0.52% ($43,051)
from Caddo Parish, LA  0.37% ($49,607)


4.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,988 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.49%
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 Natchitoches Parish, LA  0.54% ($40,200 average AGI)
to Vernon Parish, LA  0.50% ($32,432)
to Caddo Parish, LA  0.40% ($49,800)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fisher:

  • KWLA (1400 AM; 1 kW; MANY, LA; Owner: WLV-TV INCORPORATED)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KTXJ (1350 AM; 5 kW; JASPER, TX; Owner: LASTING VALUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KPBL (1240 AM; 1 kW; HEMPHILL, TX; Owner: PHILLIP BURR)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WLAD (800 AM; 1 kW; COUSHATTA, LA; Owner: THE BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fisher:

  • KAVK (89.3 FM; MANY, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K220FQ (91.9 FM; MANY, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KWLV (107.1 FM; MANY, LA; Owner: WLV-TV, INC.)
  • K217EC (91.3 FM; MANY, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KSBH (94.9 FM; COUSHATTA, LA; Owner: KSBH, L.L.C.)
  • KTHP (103.9 FM; HEMPHILL, TX; Owner: BALDRIDGE-DUMAS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fisher:

  • KAIN-LP (Channel 55; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: MARY GILL LEE)
  • KNTS-LP (Channel 17; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: RICHARD GILL)
  • K51FO (Channel 51; LEESVILLE, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT B/CING. OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • KNYS-LP (Channel 27; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: MARY GILL LEE)

Fisher fatal accident list:

Nov 10, 1989 03:50 PM, Us171, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • N Side Of La Hwy 118 1200 From Int Hwy 171 And Hwy 118 (Lat: 31.463500 Lon: -93.454056), Call Sign: WDJ511, Licensee ID: L00068575
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.400 MHzGrant Date: 03/24/1998, Expiration Date: 04/20/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/21/2002Registrant: Williams Brothers Appliance Service Inc, 915 Fisher Rd, Many, LA 71449

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, On Kcs Right Of Way In (Lat: 31.490722 Lon: -93.466556), Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WEH280
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.050 MHzGrant Date: 12/07/2000, Expiration Date: 12/13/2010, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2010Registrant: The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, 4601 Hilry Huckaby Dr., Shreveport, LA 71107-5797, Phone: (318) 676-6188, Fax: (318) 676-6252, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KE5UVY, Licensee ID: L01404385, Grant Date: 05/30/2008, Expiration Date: 05/30/2018, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2009, Certifier: Doug D Ensinger, Registrant: Doug D Ensinger, Fisher, LA 71426
  • Call Sign: KE5UVZ, Licensee ID: L01404386, Grant Date: 05/30/2008, Expiration Date: 05/30/2018, Certifier: Kasey J Ensinger, Registrant: Kasey J Ensinger, Fisher, LA 71426
  • Call Sign: N5DDE, Previous Call Sign: KE5UVY, Licensee ID: L01404385, Grant Date: 05/12/2009, Expiration Date: 05/12/2019, Certifier: Douglas D Ensinger, Registrant: Doug D Ensinger, Fisher, LA 71426
  • Call Sign: KG5LAW, Licensee ID: L01995783, Grant Date: 01/15/2016, Expiration Date: 01/15/2026, Certifier: Max W Ensinger, Registrant: Max W Ensinger, Fisher, LA 71426

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BEECH 95-B55 (T42A) (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 17KG , Serial Number: TC-1849, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/1975
    Registrant (Corporation): Jamey Johnson Inc, Po Box 2, Fisher, LA 71426
  • Aircraft: FINT MARTIN W CHINOOK PLUS 2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX SEE BOMBADIER (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 227LB , Serial Number: 02258X3, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 01/13/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry V Clifton, 743 S First St, Fisher, LA 71426

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

FISHER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 282, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-07-2012), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-14-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Most common first names in Fisher, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George773.3 years
James369.4 years
Mary375.7 years
Calvin252.0 years
Haywood272.0 years
Edward282.0 years
John275.0 years
Johnnie264.5 years
Willie271.5 years
Norman255.5 years
Most common last names in Fisher, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson461.5 years
Mitchell462.8 years
Self474.5 years
Smith471.5 years
Lewing375.7 years
Cook366.3 years
Barrett379.0 years
Davis374.6 years
Freeman271.1 years
Gentry265.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Electricity (49%)

Fisher compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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