Moss Bluff, Louisiana

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Population in 2010: 11,557.
Population change since 2000: +9.7%
Males: 5,808  (50.3%)
Females: 5,749  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

36.9 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 70611.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,277 (it was $47,319 in 2000)
Moss Bluff:

$62,277
LA:

$46,145

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,411 (it was $19,483 in 2000)

Moss Bluff CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $205,663 (it was $93,600 in 2000)
Moss Bluff:

$205,663
LA:

$162,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $175,538; detached houses: $186,214; mobile homes: $65,655

Median gross rent in 2017: $844.

March 2019 cost of living index in Moss Bluff: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.4%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.8% for Black residents, 14.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.7% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Moss Bluff, LA (2017)
    • 10,51983.8%White alone
    • 1,2249.8%Black alone
    • 3963.2%Hispanic
    • 2702.2%Two or more races
    • 600.5%Asian alone
    • 100.08%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: French (13.7%), American (12.1%), French Canadian (7.4%), German (6.4%), English (5.7%), Cajun (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 24 feet

Land area: 15.2 square miles.

Population density: 760 people per square mile   (low).

Moss Bluff, Louisiana map

403 residents are foreign born (1.5% Latin America).

This place:

3.2%
Louisiana:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,471 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $886 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Charles, LA (6.6 miles , pop. 71,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (123.6 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (135.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Gillis, LA (2.1 miles ),
Westlake, LA (2.3 miles ),
Lake Charles, LA (2.6 miles ),
Prien, LA (3.2 miles ),
Sulphur, LA (3.3 miles ),
Iowa, LA (3.5 miles ),
Carlyss, LA (3.6 miles ),
DeQuincy, LA (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 30.31 N, Longitude: 93.20 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,960 (-31.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 951 (15.5%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 337

Distribution of median household income in Moss Bluff, LA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Moss Bluff, LA in 2017
Moss Bluff satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Most common industries in Moss Bluff, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Chemicals (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.7%)
  • Chemicals (7.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (3.9%)
  • Health care (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.3%)
  • Health care (11.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Moss Bluff, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.8%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.0%)

Average climate in Moss Bluff, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Moss Bluff, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 80.4. This is about average.

City:

80.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.60. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.60
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.02. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.02
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Moss Bluff-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/12/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the Moss Bluff place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1973, a category F3 tornado 4.6 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Moss Bluff-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 249.5 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 489.0 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 241.9 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) earthquake occurred 357.2 miles away from Moss Bluff center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 247.0 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 341.1 miles away from Moss Bluff 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 Calcasieu Parish (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Moss Bluff topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Moss Bluff:

  • ROSTEET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • TENTH STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • DUBUIS H CONTINUING CARE LAKE CHARLES (Hospital, about 7 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • DUBUIS HOSPITAL OF LAKE CHARLES (Hospital, about 7 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • CHRISTUS ST PATRICK HOSPITAL SNF UNIT (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • MARTIN DE PORRES NH INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • ST MARTIN DE PORRES MULTI-CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)

Amtrak station near Moss Bluff:

  • 6 miles: LAKE CHARLES (433 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moss Bluff:

  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 7 miles; Lake Charles, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 9 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • Lamar University (about 56 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 56 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 70 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 70 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 72 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)

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Notable locations in Moss Bluff: Perkins Ferry (A), Calcasieu Parish Library Moss Bluff Branch (B), Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office Moss Bluff Law Enforcement Center (C), Calcasieu Parish Ward 1 Fire Protection District 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Moss Bluff include: Saint Andrews Episcopal Church (A), Moss Bluff Pentecostal Church (B), Moss Bluff Church of Christ (C), Moss Bluff Bible Church (D), Midway Baptist Church (E), Gateway Church of God (F), Williams Chapel (G), First Apostolic Church (H), Straight Way Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: West Fork Cemetery (1), Ritchie Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Moss Gully (A), Indian Bayou (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Johnny Rebel (singer) - Singer-songwriter, Paul Thomas - College football player (McNeese State Cowboys).

Calcasieu Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.8 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

76.7%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.0%
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: 0.2% of all households
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Moss Bluff (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Moss Bluff Branch at 610 Sam Houston Jones Parkway, branch established on 1982/06/21. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Iberiabank: Moss Bluff Branch at 284 Sam Houston Jones Parkway, branch established on 1998/04/20. 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
  • City Savings Bank & Trust Company: Moss Bluff Branch at 1741 Highway 171 North, branch established on 1999/03/08. Info updated 2012/04/04: Bank assets: $217.3 mil, Deposits: $191.3 mil, headquarters in Deridder, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Louisiana Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • Jeff Davis Bank & Trust Company: Moss Bluff Branch at La. Highway 378 And U.S. Highway 171, branch established on 1971/04/19. 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.

For population 15 years and over in Moss Bluff:

Marital status in Moss Bluff, LA
  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

For population 25 years and over in Moss Bluff:

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Louisiana average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Moss Bluff
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Moss Bluff, LA (based on Calcasieu Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic64,05020
Evangelical Protestant51,570155
Mainline Protestant9,56326
Black Protestant8,82326
Other1,52711
Orthodox331
None57,202-
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: 39
Here:

2.11 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Calcasieu Parish:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 33
Calcasieu Parish:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 89
Calcasieu Parish:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
Calcasieu Parish:

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

10.7%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Calcasieu Parish:

31.7%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Calcasieu Parish:

11.0%
Louisiana:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Moss Bluff:

49.5%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.0%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Moss Bluff:

29.3
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Moss Bluff:

22.3%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Moss Bluff:

9.6%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Moss Bluff:

37.7%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

57.2%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.8%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Moss Bluff, LA Residents

5.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,454 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Louisiana average:

6.26%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($185 average AGI)
Calcasieu Parish:

0.03%
Louisiana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  0.32% ($61,371 average AGI)
from Beauregard Parish, LA  0.31% ($41,345)
from Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.28% ($35,543)


4.67% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,948 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
Louisiana average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Beauregard Parish, LA  0.42% ($49,418 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.33% ($53,496)
to Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.31% ($47,423)
Businesses in Moss Bluff, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1SONIC Drive-In1
Blockbuster1U-Haul1
FedEx1Walgreens1
McDonald's1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Moss Bluff:

  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXZZ (1580 AM; 1 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAOK (1400 AM; 1 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCAST SERVICES,LLC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KEZM (1310 AM; 1 kW; SULPHUR, LA)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDEI (1250 AM; 5 kW; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KQHN (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NEDERLAND, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Moss Bluff:

  • KYKZ (96.1 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBIU (103.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKGB (101.3 FM; SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KHLA (92.9 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRWP (97.5 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KVEE (107.5 FM; LAKE ARTHUR, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOJO (91.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KIOC (106.1 FM; ORANGE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQLK (97.9 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC)
  • KKMY (104.5 FM; ORANGE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZWA (104.9 FM; MOSS BLUFF, LA; Owner: B & C BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • K215AO (90.9 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LAMAR UNIVERSITY)
  • KYLC (90.3 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQXY-FM (94.1 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBAN (91.1 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • W252AQ (98.3 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Moss Bluff:

  • K51EC (Channel 51; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KFAM-LP (Channel 58; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KVHP (Channel 29; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KITU (Channel 34; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION INC)
  • KBTV-TV (Channel 4; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF BEAUMONT/PORT ARTHUR, L.L.C.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Moss Bluff fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 118ft / 35.7mTotal length
  • $3,079,000Total costs
  • 25,158Total average daily traffic
  • 2,601Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,254Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Moss Bluff)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Little Indian Bayou @ N. Perkins Ferry Road (Lat: 30.352556 Lon: -93.232972), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 3.1 m, Overall height: 3.7 m, Call Sign: WQVU487,
    Assigned Frequencies: 171.025 MHz, Grant Date: 05/12/2015, Expiration Date: 05/12/2025, Certifier: Claire E Coleman, Registrant: Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, 1015 Pithon Street, Lake Charles, LA 70602, Phone: (337) 721-3700, Fax: (337) 721-4196, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • MOSS BLUFF, 2879 North Perkins Ferry Road (Lat: 30.351500 Lon: -93.234083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 146.3 m, Overall height: 150.3 m, Call Sign: WPQQ617,
    Assigned Frequencies: 941.381 MHz, 932.381 MHz, Grant Date: 06/17/2010, Expiration Date: 08/16/2020, Certifier: Michael Penny, Registrant: Targa Resources Corp., 811 Louisiana, Suite 2100, Houston, TX 77002, Phone: (918) 284-0437, Fax: (202) 857-2124, Email:
  • KYLC, 1611 Hwy 171n (Lat: 30.323056 Lon: -93.201111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: WPXI264, Licensee ID: L00133335,
    Assigned Frequencies: 945.500 MHz, Grant Date: 04/09/2003, Expiration Date: 06/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/28/2010, Certifier: Marsha B Shrader, Registrant: American Family Association
  • THELMA, 2041 Sam Houston Jones Parkway (Lat: 30.300111 Lon: -93.237278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 83.2 m, Call Sign: WQJJ487,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 09/30/2008, Expiration Date: 09/30/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/11/2014, Certifier: John T Scott Iii, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • HO03MR122, 2041 Sam Houston Jones Pkwy (La20708-A) (Lat: 30.300333 Lon: -93.236861), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 77.4 m, Call Sign: WQTR871,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17965.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/01/2014, Expiration Date: 04/01/2024, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • HO03MR093, 2879 North Perkins Ferry Road (Lat: 30.351500 Lon: -93.234083), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 146.3 m, Overall height: 152.1 m, Call Sign: WQTR971, Licensee ID: L01744207,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/01/2014, Expiration Date: 04/01/2024, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprintcom, Inc.
  • MOSS BLUFF, 640 Sam Houston Jones Pkwy (Lat: 30.300889 Lon: -93.207056), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 36.5 m, Call Sign: WQWV613, Licensee ID: L01957819,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/02/2015, Expiration Date: 12/02/2025, Certifier: Jim Fazende, Registrant: First Federal Bank, 1135 Lakeshore Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70601, Phone: (337) 433-3611, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 1/4 Mile N Of Joe Miller Rd & Perkins Ferr (Lat: 30.350194 Lon: -93.235139), Call Sign: KNKO383,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.887 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2005, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia, Registrant: Venable, LLP, 575 7th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 344-4000, Fax: (202) 344-8300, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC5EEY, Licensee ID: L00153229, Grant Date: 08/13/1997, Expiration Date: 11/23/2003, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2005, Registrant: Richard A Watkins, 286a Victoria Dr Apt V5a, Moss Bluff, LA 70611-4640
  • Call Sign: KD5GRJ, Licensee ID: L00153230, Grant Date: 03/22/1999, Expiration Date: 03/22/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2011, Registrant: Kari N Watkins, 286a Victoria Dr Apt V5a, Moss Bluff, LA 70611-4640
  • Call Sign: WA5NUS, Licensee ID: L01327917, Grant Date: 10/31/2017, Expiration Date: 01/22/2028, Registrant: Rafael A Capo, 368 Tupelo Ln, Moss Bluff, LA 70611
  • Call Sign: KE5CGE, Licensee ID: L00902989, Grant Date: 01/05/2016, Expiration Date: 01/05/2026, Certifier: Mitchell D Duhon, Registrant: Mitchell D Duhon, 1640 North Michael Sq, Moss Bluff, LA 70611

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: DJI PV331 (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 602HL , Serial Number: PH645371214 V2.0, Certificate Issue Date: 02/20/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Jake A Maniscalco, 864 B Long Dr, Moss Bluff, LA 70611

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED76$169,61155$126,049209$147,23823$38,1716$262,65520$142,79831$34,870
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$159,9903$159,98717$208,0541$49,9900$04$406,7504$37,248
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$183,74215$93,06176$153,81018$37,9980$03$156,6639$33,553
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$95,0005$49,99625$144,7164$138,4850$00$04$43,750
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$186,4801$79,99012$145,1650$00$00$01$79,990
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0022.03 , 0022.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$184,5728$181,490
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$03$218,327
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$146,4850$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$333,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$142,990
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0022.03 , 0022.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Moss Bluff, LA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Moss Bluff, LA - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 66. The highest number of reported fires - 158 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Moss Bluff, LA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (67.0%), and Structure Fires (21.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Moss Bluff, LA
    • 70367.0%Outside Fires
    • 23021.9%Structure Fires
    • 1009.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 171.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Moss Bluff, LA
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Moss Bluff, LA
  • 69.8%Electricity
  • 28.7%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Wood
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Moss Bluff, LA
  • 92.6%Electricity
  • 7.4%Utility gas


Moss Bluff compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.
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