Kinder, Louisiana

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Population in 2014: 2,451 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.1%
Males: 1,023  (41.7%)
Females: 1,428  (58.3%)
Median resident age:  39.5 years
Louisiana median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 70648.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,633 (it was $25,493 in 2000)
Kinder:

$34,633
LA:

$44,164

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,262 (it was $13,187 in 2000)

Kinder town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $80,806 (it was $46,700 in 2000)
Kinder:

$80,806
LA:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $93,593; Detached houses: $105,549; Mobile homes: $20,519

Median gross rent in 2013: $550.

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  • Races in Kinder, LA (2013)

    Kinder races chart
    • 1,61060.0%White alone
    • 73927.5%Black alone
    • 1696.3%American Indian alone
    • 1033.8%Two or more races
    • 281.0%Asian alone
    • 200.7%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kinder: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (27.6%), Irish (6.6%), English (3.8%), French Canadian (3.8%), United States (2.8%), German (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 49 feet

Land area: 1.64 square miles.

Population density: 1,496 people per square mile   (low).

Kinder,LA real estate house value index trend

Kinder, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Kinder:

  • High school or higher: 78.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kinder town:

  • Never married: 28.0%
  • Now married: 39.5%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 12.3%
  • Divorced: 19.0%

48 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.8%
Louisiana:

3.9%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Kinder, Louisiana as of May 28, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Kinder to the number of sex offenders is 203 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $208 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $236 (0.3%)

Kinder satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Charles, LA (28.6 miles , pop. 71,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (101.8 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (159.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Elton, LA (3.0 miles ), Fenton, LA (3.1 miles ), Oberlin, LA (3.2 miles ), Reeves, LA (3.5 miles ), Basile, LA (3.8 miles ), Welsh, LA (4.2 miles ), Lacassine, LA (4.2 miles ), Roanoke, LA (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $57,400
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $87,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $99,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $58,800
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.49 N, Longitude: 92.85 W

Area code: 337

Kinder household income distribution Kinder home values distribution

Crime rates in Kinder by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2007 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.040.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0003100N/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.0139.741.60.00.0N/A0.0
Robberies 012001020
per 100,000 0.046.893.90.00.040.00.082.40.0
Assaults 192219281066117
per 100,000 903.91,029.0891.61,303.5416.1240.0240.9453.4289.0
Burglaries 424504002
per 100,000 190.393.5187.7232.80.0160.00.00.082.6
Thefts 553242648077795151
per 100,000 2,616.61,496.71,970.92,979.53,329.23,080.03,171.42,102.22,105.7
Auto thefts 002623620
per 100,000 0.00.093.9279.383.2120.0240.982.40.0
Arson 0000N/A0N/AN/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0N/A0.0N/AN/A0.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.0) 272.6261.2279.2483.8233.9259.1177.3188.0134.9

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Crime rate in Kinder detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 17 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.80
Louisiana average:

3.89

Kinder tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (22%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (29%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Kinder, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kinder-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Kinder town center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/21/1992, a category F3 tornado 14.3 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kinder-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 243.3 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 478.4 miles away from Kinder 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 334.1 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 234.5 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 326.0 miles away from Kinder center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 240.2 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 Allen Parish (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fire: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kinder topographic map

Birthplace of: J. Rayburn Bertrand - Banker.

Hospitals and medical centers in Kinder:

  • ALLEN PARISH HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 108 6TH AVENUE)
  • KINDER RETIREMENT AND REHABILITATION CENTER (13938 HWY 165)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Kinder:

  • BRIGHTON BRIDGE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; OBERLIN, LA)
  • BASILE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BASILE, LA)

Airports and heliports located in Kinder:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kinder:

  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 27 miles; Lake Charles, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 31 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 51 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 51 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 53 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • Lamar University (about 80 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 80 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)

Public high schools in Kinder:

  • KINDER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 322, Location: 145 HWY 383, Grades: 9-12)
  • ALLEN CORRECTIONAL CENTER (Location: 3751 LAUDERDALE WOODYARD ROAD, Grades: 10-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Kinder:

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Notable locations in Kinder: Allen Parish Library Kinder Branch (A), Kinder Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Kinder include: Kinder Church of Christ (A), Kinder Bible Church (B), First United Methodist Church (C), Hannah Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), Church Alive of Kinder (F), Christ Praise and Worship Center (G), Saint Philip Neri Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Allen Parish - Libraries- Kinder Branch (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 833 4th Avenue).

Hotels: Kinder Inn (14734 Highway 165), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (11750 Highway 165), Casino Inn (14590 Highway 165), Greatwood Country Cabin (12330 Highway 165), Best Value Inn & Suites (517 1st Avenue), Comfort Inn Kinder (13894 US 165), Smart Rooms Inn (14648 Highway 165), Kristyl Inn (12280 Highway 165), Chateau Dilune Inn (105 North 9th Street).

Allen 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 2005 was 80.0. This is about average.

City:

80.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2005 was 29.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.2
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.0%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.4% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 73.6% for American Indian residents, 76.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.1%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.6%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
84 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Kinder in 2000:

  • 88 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Kinder, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Kinder (2011 data):

  • Capital One, National Association: Kinder Branch at 420 North 9th Street, branch established on 1947/06/16. 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
  • Jeff Davis Bank & Trust Company: Kinder Branch at 1116 Ninth Street, branch established on 1995/04/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $547.5 mil, Deposits: $475.6 mil, headquarters in Jennings, LA, positive income, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Jeff Davis Bancshares, Inc.
  • Iberiabank: Kinder Branch at 916 Fifth Avenue, branch established on 1970/04/20. Info updated 2011/06/08: Bank assets: $11,676.7 mil, Deposits: $9,387.9 mil, headquarters in Lafayette, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Iberiabank Corporation

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

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

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Religion statistics for Kinder town (based on Allen Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,74940
Catholic4,6504
Black Protestant5766
Mainline Protestant3456
Other1832
None13,261-
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: 3
Allen Parish:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Allen Parish:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.2%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Allen Parish:

31.2%
Louisiana:

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

9.7%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Kinder:

49.0%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Kinder:

44.3%
State:

46.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.1
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.4%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

18.7%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kinder:

6.7
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

39.3%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

51.8%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Kinder:

78.8%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kinder, 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 39$106,874$32,8843$6,674
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0$0 4$14,667
Totals for Government 39$106,874$32,8847$21,341

Kinder government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $248,000 ($101.18)
    Water Utilities: $145,000 ($59.16)
    General Public Buildings: $140,000 ($57.12)
    Police Protection: $48,000 ($19.58)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.41)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $1,200,000 ($489.60)
    Police Protection: $930,000 ($379.44)
    Financial Administration: $453,000 ($184.82)
    Housing and Community Development: $400,000 ($163.20)
    Sewerage: $162,000 ($66.10)
    Water Utilities: $162,000 ($66.10)
    Regular Highways: $137,000 ($55.90)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($6.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($3.67)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($3.26)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($2.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $36,000 ($14.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing and Community Development: $22,000 ($8.98)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $932,000 ($380.25)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($3.26)

Kinder government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $385,000 ($157.08)
    Housing and Community Development: $48,000 ($19.58)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $557,000 ($227.25)
    Housing and Community Development: $449,000 ($183.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $515,000 ($210.12)
    Fines and Forfeits: $260,000 ($106.08)
    Interest Earnings: $121,000 ($49.37)
    Rents: $9,000 ($3.67)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $1,211,000 ($494.08)
    Water Utilities: $315,000 ($128.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $65,000 ($26.52)
    General Local Government Support: $9,000 ($3.67)
    Highways: $8,000 ($3.26)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $577,000 ($235.41)
    Property: $130,000 ($53.04)
    Public Utilities Sales: $122,000 ($49.78)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $75,000 ($30.60)
    Other License: $40,000 ($16.32)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $10,000 ($4.08)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000 ($1.22)

Kinder government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,890,000 ($771.11)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,478,000 ($603.02)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $908,000 ($370.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $496,000 ($202.37)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,041,000 ($424.72)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,245,000 ($1323.95)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $322,000 ($131.37)

5.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,617 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
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  1.22% ($28,057 average AGI)
from Rapides Parish, LA  0.47% ($22,206)
from Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.42% ($35,833)


6.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,236 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
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  1.26% ($31,516 average AGI)
to Rapides Parish, LA  0.65% ($31,298)
to Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.42% ($26,567)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kinder:

  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1 kW; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kinder:

  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYLC (90.3 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KYKZ (96.1 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBAN (91.1 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHLA (92.9 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBIU (103.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVEE (107.5 FM; LAKE ARTHUR, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE)
  • KQIS (102.1 FM; BASILE, LA; Owner: THIRD PARTNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOJO (91.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • K201FO (88.1 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KQLK (97.9 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC)
  • KKST (98.7 FM; OAKDALE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJJB (105.5 FM; EUNICE, LA; Owner: TRI-PARISH BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)

TV broadcast stations around Kinder:

  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • KVHP (Channel 29; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLAF-LP (Channel 62; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: WNTZ-48, INC.)
  • K69HD (Channel 69; CHURCH POINT, LA; Owner: GULF MANAGEMENT II, L.L.C.)
  • KFAM-LP (Channel 58; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K45DI (Channel 45; MERMENTAU, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KAGN-LP (Channel 65; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
Kinder fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

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  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 56m184ftTotal length
  • $326,000Total costs
  • 22,080Total average daily traffic
  • 42Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,248Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 82000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Kinder, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Kinder, LA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

20 (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 Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kinder)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2775N , Serial Number: 13036, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 01/05/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Rusty W Savant, 4409 Highway 383, Kinder, LA 70648
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5039Z , Serial Number: 22-8659, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 06/13/1961
    Registrant (Individual): John A Weatherford, 251 Ezora St, Kinder, LA 70648
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7282H , Serial Number: 20537, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/09/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Michael J Langley, Po Box 86, Kinder, LA 70648

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Kinder, Louisiana:

  • Days Inn, 13894 Hwy 165, Kinder, Louisiana 70648 , Phone: (337) 738-3240, Fax: (337) 738-3241
  • Super 8, 14590 Hwy 165 S, Kinder, Louisiana 70648 , Phone: (337) 738-4040, Fax: (337) 738-4088
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Kinder, Louisiana
Most common first names in Kinder, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4179.6 years
John3872.5 years
Joseph3067.6 years
William2868.6 years
James2473.7 years
Robert1869.0 years
Eva1782.0 years
Charles1466.1 years
Thomas1170.1 years
Mildred1173.5 years
Most common last names in Kinder, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fontenot9175.0 years
Langley4776.2 years
Marcantel4571.5 years
Manuel4074.5 years
Savant3572.1 years
Johnson3475.9 years
Cole3180.7 years
Lafleur3078.0 years
Smith2676.4 years
Guillory2269.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Electricity (48%)
Businesses in Kinder, LA
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1Quality1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Super 81
McDonald's1True Value1

Kinder compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 12 pilots and 12 other airmen in this city.
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