Hessmer, Louisiana

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Population in 2014: 781 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.7%
Males: 389  (49.9%)
Females: 392  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  45.2 years
Louisiana median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 71341, 71350.

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Estimated median household income in 2015: $29,909 (it was $24,659 in 2000)
Hessmer:

$29,909
LA:

$45,727

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $24,193 (it was $12,449 in 2000)

Hessmer village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $128,821 (it was $62,300 in 2000)
Hessmer:

$128,821
LA:

$155,600

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $146,586; Detached houses: $153,196; Mobile homes: $40,792

Median gross rent in 2015: $672.

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  • Races in Hessmer, LA (2015)

    Hessmer races chart
    • 64576.2%White alone
    • 13916.4%Black alone
    • 364.3%Hispanic
    • 91.1%Asian alone
    • 50.6%American Indian alone
    • 50.6%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hessmer: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (37.7%), American (15.3%), French Canadian (7.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.6%), Cajun (1.8%), German (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1955

Elevation: 78 feet

Land area: 0.75 square miles.

Population density: 1,040 people per square mile   (low).

Hessmer,LA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Hessmer:

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 39.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hessmer village:

  • Never married: 20.6%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 17.6%

9 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.1%
Louisiana:

4.0%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Hessmer, Louisiana as of April 26, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Hessmer to the number of sex offenders is 61 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $304 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $234 (0.2%)

Hessmer satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, LA (58.4 miles , pop. 110,257).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (71.4 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (214.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Mansura, LA (2.1 miles ), Marksville, LA (2.4 miles ), Fifth Ward, LA (2.5 miles ), Cottonport, LA (2.5 miles ), Evergreen, LA (2.7 miles ), Bunkie, LA (2.8 miles ), Moreauville, LA (2.9 miles ), Plaucheville, LA (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $145,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $37,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.05 N, Longitude: 92.12 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 318

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

7.0%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +75 (+13.2%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Hessmer, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hessmer-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Hessmer village center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/20/1983, a category F3 tornado 14.7 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hessmer-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 83% 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 251.1 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 287.2 miles away from Hessmer 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 470.5 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 333.4 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) earthquake occurred 284.7 miles away from Hessmer 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 287.1 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 Avoyelles Parish (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hessmer topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hessmer:

  • LEDOUX PROVOSTY SR MEMORIAL HO (4332 JEANSONNE LANE)
  • HESSMER NURSING HOME (3707 HWY 114)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hessmer:

  • MEDISTAR HOME HEALTH OF MARKSVILLE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; MARKSVILLE, LA)
  • HOSPICE CARE OF AVOYELLES PARISH (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MARKSVILLE, LA)
  • CENTRAL LA HOME HEALTH CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; MARKSVILLE, LA)
  • COLONIAL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MARKSVILLE, LA)
  • VALLEY VIEW HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARKSVILLE, LA)
  • AVOYELLES HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; MARKSVILLE, LA)
  • BAYOU VISTA COMMUNITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BUNKIE, LA)

airports located in Hessmer:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hessmer:

  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 58 miles; Lafayette, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,378)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 59 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 59 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 65 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 67 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)
  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 72 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,744)
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 76 miles; Natchitoches, LA; FT enrollment: 7,700)

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Notable location: Hessmer Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 84.6. This is about average.

City:

84.6
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 21.0%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.1% for Black residents, 91.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.9%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Hessmer (2011 data):

  • The Union Bank: Hessmer Branch at 2705 Main Street, branch established on 1968/08/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $228.4 mil, Deposits: $197.0 mil, headquarters in Marksville, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Union Bancshares, Incorporated

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Louisiana average:

11.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hessmer village (based on Avoyelles Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic18,40022
Evangelical Protestant4,05029
Mainline Protestant4467
Black Protestant3702
Other1763
None18,631-
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: 14
Avoyelles Parish:

3.32 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Avoyelles Parish:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Avoyelles Parish:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Avoyelles Parish:

30.9%
Louisiana:

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

15.9%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hessmer:

46.7%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hessmer:

40.3%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Hessmer:

28.5
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.9%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.3%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hessmer:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.2%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
Hessmer:

54.7%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.6%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hessmer, 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
Financial Administration 1$2,202$26,4242$630
Other Government Administration 4$8,400$25,2000$0
Judicial and Legal 1$1,500$18,0000$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$6,556$26,2245$1,966
Sewerage 1$1,224$14,6880$0
Water Supply 1$1,948$23,3760$0
Totals for Government 11$21,830$23,8157$2,596

Hessmer government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $131,000 ($167.73)
    Police Protection: $117,000 ($149.81)
    Sewerage: $49,000 ($62.74)
    Financial Administration: $36,000 ($46.09)
    Fire Protection: $29,000 ($37.13)
    Regular Highways: $19,000 ($24.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($8.96)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $86,000 ($110.12)

Hessmer government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $45,000 ($57.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $75,000 ($96.03)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($12.80)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $179,000 ($229.19)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $83,000 ($106.27)
    Highways: $43,000 ($55.06)
    All Other: $8,000 ($10.24)
  • Tax - NEC: $34,000 ($43.53)
    Public Utilities: $21,000 ($26.89)
    Property: $4,000 ($5.12)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $3,000 ($3.84)

Hessmer government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $147,000 ($188.22)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $26,000 ($33.29)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $113,000 ($144.69)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $8,000 ($10.24)

Hessmer government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $339,000 ($434.06)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $139,000 ($177.98)

3.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.58%
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 Rapides Parish, LA  0.91% ($31,476 average AGI)
from East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.26% ($29,750)
from Pointe Coupee Parish, LA  0.18% ($24,708)


4.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,134 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
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 Rapides Parish, LA  1.12% ($27,545 average AGI)
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.33% ($23,326)
to Lafayette Parish, LA  0.30% ($28,341)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hessmer:

  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTTP (1110 AM; daytime; 2 kW; PINEVILLE, LA; Owner: PEOPLES BROADCAST NETWORK LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hessmer:

  • KEZP (104.3 FM; BUNKIE, LA; Owner: OWENSVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KAPB-FM (97.7 FM; MARKSVILLE, LA; Owner: THREE RIVERS RADIO COMPANY)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZLG (95.9 FM; MANSURA, LA; Owner: AMY M COCO)
  • KLIL (92.1 FM; MOREAUVILLE, LA; Owner: CAJUN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRRV-FM (100.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKST (98.7 FM; OAKDALE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQID-FM (93.1 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CENLA B/C CO INC.)
  • WQNZ (95.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • KLSA (90.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: BD OF SUPV OF LA ST U & A&M COLLEGE)
  • KEDG (106.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAYT (88.1 FM; JENA, LA; Owner: BLACK MEDIA WORKS, INC.)
  • K288ER (105.5 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KFAD (93.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: FM BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Hessmer:

  • K67GL (Channel 67; BUNKIE, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT B/CING. OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • KALB-TV (Channel 5; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K60GE (Channel 60; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K02PO (Channel 2; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • KLAX-TV (Channel 31; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: POLLACK/BELZ COMMUNICATIONS CO., INC)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K21EL (Channel 21; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K43EI (Channel 43; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57GK (Channel 57; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K16DK (Channel 16; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K23DZ (Channel 23; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K38EG (Channel 38; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55GT (Channel 55; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • KLPA-TV (Channel 25; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K36DS (Channel 36; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: POLLACK/BELZ COMMUNICATION COMPANY, INC.)
  • K53FA (Channel 53; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: ESTATE OF VIOLA WEBER)
  • K47DW (Channel 47; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT B/CING. OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • K64FT (Channel 64; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Hessmer fatal accident list:

Feb 18, 2002 00:50 AM, Sr-115, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 23, 1982 09:30 PM, La105, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 14, 1981 10:04 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Donald R Perrilloux, Two Miles West Of (Lat: 31.059444 Lon: -92.143889), Type: 95.4, Overall height: 94.5 m, Registrant: 3186766188, Rdowens@cometind.Com, 4601 HILRY HUCKABY DR.
  • JOSH ROY, Located At Office Bldg 2028 Hwy 115 (Lat: 31.067222 Lon: -92.113917), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 3185970303, Josh@detel.Com, 2028 HWY 115
  • Daryl D Deshotel, Located At Office Bldg 2028 Hwy 115 (Lat: 31.067222 Lon: -92.113917), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 3185970303, Josh@detel.Com, 2028 HWY 115
  • Kerry D Klasing, Two Miles West Of (Lat: 31.059444 Lon: -92.143889), Type: 95.4, Overall height: 94.5 m, Registrant: 3186766064, Rdowens@cometind.Com, 4601 BLANCHARD ROAD
  • Kerry D Klasing, Two Miles West Of (Lat: 31.059444 Lon: -92.143889), Type: 95.4, Overall height: 94.5 m, Registrant: 3186766064, Rdowens@cometind.Com, 4601 BLANCHARD ROAD
  • Two Miles West Of (Lat: 31.059444 Lon: -92.143889), Type: 95.4, Overall height: 94.5 m, Registrant: 3186766262, , 4601 BLANCHARD RD.

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1.5 Mi W (Lat: 31.059361 Lon: -92.144028), Structure height: 95 m, Call Sign: KNEQ610
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHz, 155.295 MHzGrant Date: 01/06/1998, Expiration Date: 02/10/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2003Registrant: Wally A Leblanc, 298 Hopkins St, Lafayette, LA 70509, Phone: (337) 291-1505, Fax: (337) 291-1520, Email:
  • 2830 Main St (Lat: 31.071028 Lon: -92.122361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24 m, Overall height: 27 m, Call Sign: KRL825
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.9400 MHzGrant Date: 06/15/2000, Expiration Date: 06/15/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/28/2005, Certifier: George C PerrineRegistrant: Centerpoint Energy Entex, 14511 Falling Creek Ste 507, Houston, TX 77252, Phone: (713) 207-4658, Fax: (281) 586-0044
  • Two Miles West Of (Lat: 31.059444 Lon: -92.143889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 94.5 m, Overall height: 95.4 m, Call Sign: WPYV497
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHz, 155.295 MHzGrant Date: 08/10/2013, Expiration Date: 11/06/2023, Certifier: W. (Wally) A LeblancRegistrant: Acadian Ambulance Service Co Inc, 298 Hopkins Street, Lafayette, LA 70509, Phone: (337) 521-3456, Fax: (337) 291-1520, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Hessmer, LA, 115c C Church Road (Lat: 31.075194 Lon: -92.179083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 44.1 m, Call Sign: WQLN437
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 03/15/2010, Expiration Date: 03/15/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/05/2013, Certifier: Michael J ZarrilliRegistrant: Suddenlink Communications, 12444 Powerscourt Drive, Ste. 140, St. Louis, MO 63131, Phone: (314) 315-9400, Email:
  • DETEL, Located At Office Bldg 2028 Hwy 115 (Lat: 31.067222 Lon: -92.113917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQLR303
    Assigned Frequencies: 19375.0 MHz, 19465.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/06/2010, Expiration Date: 04/06/2020, Certifier: Josh RoyRegistrant: Detel Wireless LLC, 2028 Hwy. 115, Mansura, LA 71350, Phone: (318) 597-0303, Fax: (318) 597-3707, Email:
  • HESSMER, Two Miles West Of (Lat: 31.059444 Lon: -92.143889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 94.5 m, Overall height: 95.4 m, Call Sign: KFY86
    Assigned Frequencies: 6765.00 MHz, 6785.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/05/2010, Expiration Date: 05/25/2020, Certifier: Ronald G RussRegistrant: The Kansas City Railway Company, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-2023, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hessmer)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: MAULE MT-7-235 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5515L , Serial Number: 18060C, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 05/27/2003
    Registrant (Corporation): Detel Computer Solutions LLC, Po Box 147, Hessmer, LA 71341

Most common first names in Hessmer, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph1477.4 years
Marie1383.6 years
Mary1271.3 years
Lena1284.7 years
John1069.4 years
James971.6 years
Edwin986.1 years
George977.3 years
Alice884.2 years
Annie883.6 years
Most common last names in Hessmer, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bordelon6380.0 years
Ducote5280.0 years
Guillot5080.1 years
Roy4880.2 years
Guillory4581.9 years
Dauzat3770.6 years
Gauthier3678.0 years
Juneau3578.0 years
Laborde3077.2 years
Mayeux2879.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Utility gas (46%)

Hessmer compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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