Palmetto, Louisiana

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Population in 2017: 164 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.8%
 
Males: 72  (44.4%)
Females: 92  (55.6%)
Median resident age:

55.7 years
Louisiana median age:

36.5 years

Zip code: 71358

Estimated median household income in 2016: $27,000 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Palmetto:

$27,000
LA:

$45,146

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,006 (it was $7,787 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $66,787 (it was $26,300 in 2000)
Palmetto:

$66,787
LA:

$158,000

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $114,521; detached houses: $148,505; mobile homes: $46,211

Median gross rent in 2016: $401.

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.9%
(6.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Palmetto, LA (2010)
    • 8350.6%White alone
    • 7445.1%Black alone
    • 74.3%Two or more races



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Palmetto, Louisiana as of August 22, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Palmetto is 34 to 1.


March 2016 cost of living index in Palmetto: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French Canadian (21.9%), Italian (18.1%), French (4.8%), German (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.90 square miles.

Population density: 182 people per square mile   (very low).

Palmetto, Louisiana map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $221 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, LA (35.5 miles , pop. 110,257).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (49.1 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (217.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Melville, LA (3.1 miles ),
Washington, LA (3.4 miles ),
Port Barre, LA (3.4 miles ),
Krotz Springs, LA (3.9 miles ),
Opelousas, LA (4.1 miles ),
Leonville, LA (4.2 miles ),
Plaucheville, LA (4.2 miles ),
Morganza, LA (4.3 miles )
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Latitude: 30.72 N, Longitude: 91.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 337

Distribution of median household income in Palmetto, LA in 2016
Distribution of house value in Palmetto, LA in 2016

Palmetto satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.1%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Most common industries in Palmetto, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Social assistance (17.5%)
  • Utilities (15.0%)
  • Educational services (12.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.0%)
  • Health care (10.0%)
  • Public administration (7.5%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Utilities (30.0%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (10.0%)
  • Public administration (10.0%)
  • Warehousing & storage (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.0%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Social assistance (35.0%)
  • Educational services (20.0%)
  • Health care (15.0%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.0%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Palmetto, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Child care workers (17.5%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (12.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7.5%)
  • Top executives (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (25.0%)
  • Top executives (10.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10.0%)
  • Woodworkers (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Child care workers (35.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (15.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (10.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (10.0%)
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (5.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.0%)

Average climate in Palmetto, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Palmetto-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/9/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Palmetto village center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/20/1983, a category F3 tornado 14.1 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Palmetto-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 224.5 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 445.3 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 276.5 miles away from Palmetto 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 213.5 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 308.5 miles away from Palmetto center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 220.3 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 St. Landry Parish (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Palmetto topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Palmetto:

  • ST LANDRY HOME HEALTH INC (246 E RAILROAD AVE)
  • TRI COMMUNITY NURSING HOME (LA HWY 71 BOX 112)
  • TRI-COMMUNITY NURSING CENTER (7014 HWY 71)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palmetto:

  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 36 miles; Lafayette, LA; Full-time enrollment: 14,493)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 36 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 36 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 44 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 45 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)
  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 50 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,744)
  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 83 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 2,160)

Public elementary/middle school in Palmetto:

  • PALMETTO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 235 RIDEAU STREET, Grades: PK-4)

Points of interest:

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

Church in Palmetto: Saint Matthews Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

2.2 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

58.1%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

9.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Palmetto (2011 data):

  • Washington State Bank: Palmetto Branch at 105 West Railroad, branch established on 1978/09/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $125.9 mil, Deposits: $109.9 mil, headquarters in Washington, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Washington State Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Palmetto:

Marital status in Palmetto, LA
  • Never married: 40.7%
  • Now married: 23.6%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 25.1%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

For population 25 years and over in Palmetto:

  • High school or higher: 62.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 16.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.6
Louisiana average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Palmetto, LA (based on St. Landry Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic49,23435
Evangelical Protestant6,08338
Black Protestant2,0627
Mainline Protestant1,31911
Other4064
None24,280-
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: 36
St. Landry Parish:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Here:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
St. Landry Parish:

4.60 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
This county:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

12.9%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Landry Parish:

30.1%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
St. Landry Parish:

12.7%
Louisiana:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Palmetto:

48.9%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Palmetto:

44.5%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Palmetto:

30.1
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Palmetto:

20.2%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

15.5%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Palmetto:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Palmetto:

37.1%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

52.9%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Palmetto:

79.0%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Palmetto, 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 6$6,447$12,8940$0
Streets and Highways 2$2,688$16,1280$0
Water Supply 1$3,100$37,2000$0
Firefighters 1$200$2,4000$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,034$48,4081$450
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 11$16,469$17,9661$450

Palmetto government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $783,000 ($4774.39)
    Regular Highways: $34,000 ($207.32)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $388,000 ($2365.85)
    Water Utilities: $136,000 ($829.27)
    Central Staff Services: $41,000 ($250.00)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($225.61)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($195.12)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $30,000 ($182.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Gas Utilities: $11,000 ($67.07)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($24.39)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $219,000 ($1335.37)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($103.66)

Palmetto government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $25,000 ($152.44)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $28,000 ($170.73)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($121.95)
    Rents: $8,000 ($48.78)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($12.20)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($6.10)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $454,000 ($2768.29)
    Water Utilities: $198,000 ($1207.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $1,857,000 ($11323.17)
    Highways: $43,000 ($262.20)
  • Tax - Other License: $17,000 ($103.66)
    Public Utilities Sales: $7,000 ($42.68)
    Property: $4,000 ($24.39)

Palmetto government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $614,000 ($3743.90)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $592,000 ($3609.76)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,000 ($134.15)

Palmetto government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $624,000 ($3804.88)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $118,000 ($719.51)

5.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,741 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
Louisiana average:

6.26%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lafayette Parish, LA  1.69% ($48,737 average AGI)
from Acadia Parish, LA  0.56% ($41,161)
from Evangeline Parish, LA  0.39% ($30,547)


5.47% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,018 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
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 Lafayette Parish, LA  1.60% ($44,914 average AGI)
to Acadia Parish, LA  0.57% ($37,835)
to Evangeline Parish, LA  0.39% ($33,826)

Strongest AM radio stations in Palmetto:

  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KSLO (1230 AM; 1 kW; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: KSLO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WJBO (1150 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBRH (1260 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palmetto:

  • KNEK-FM (104.7 FM; WASHINGTON, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYPY (100.7 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WYNK-FM (101.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOOJ (93.7 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDGL (98.1 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • KRXE (105.9 FM; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTDY (99.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KXKC (99.1 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: BONIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFMF (102.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRRV-FM (100.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKST (98.7 FM; OAKDALE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KEZP (104.3 FM; BUNKIE, LA; Owner: OWENSVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KZLG (95.9 FM; MANSURA, LA; Owner: AMY M COCO)
  • KLIL (92.1 FM; MOREAUVILLE, LA; Owner: CAJUN BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Palmetto:

  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • WAFB (Channel 9; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: WAFB, L.L.C)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • WBRZ-TV (Channel 2; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TELEVISION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K50FI (Channel 50; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WVLA (Channel 33; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LIC. CORP.)
  • KALB-TV (Channel 5; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGMB (Channel 44; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • K69HD (Channel 69; CHURCH POINT, LA; Owner: GULF MANAGEMENT II, L.L.C.)
  • KDCG-LP (Channel 22; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: ACADIANA CABLE ADVERTISING, INC.)
  • K60GE (Channel 60; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Palmetto fatal accident list:

Oct 23, 2015 07:16 PM, Sr-10 West Railroad Avenue, Rideau Road, Lat: 30.71760, Lon: -91.91200, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 59ft / 18.2mTotal length
  • $920,000Total costs
  • 1,140Total average daily traffic
  • 88Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,482Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Palmetto)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1 Mi E (Lat: 30.717139 Lon: -91.889000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 110 m, Overall height: 116 m, Call Sign: WPHU287,
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.287 MHz, 929.737 MHz, Grant Date: 09/11/2000, Expiration Date: 09/11/2010, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2001, Certifier: Dale W Carter, Registrant: Paging Network Of America, Inc., 1500 International Pkwy, Suite 300, Richardson, TX 75081, Phone: (972) 801-0304, Fax: (972) 801-0330
  • 400 Sw Int Of Hwy 10 & 360 1 Mi W (Lat: 30.795750 Lon: -92.639028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 110 m, Overall height: 116 m, Call Sign: WPJT841,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.875 MHz, Grant Date: 10/23/1996, Expiration Date: 10/23/2006, Cancellation Date: 12/09/2006, Certifier: Benjamin Mckay, Registrant: Skylines Unlimited Inc, 100 Stone Church Road, Carlisle, PA 17013, Phone: (717) 218-5003, Fax: (717) 218-5005, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • City Hall Main St (Lat: 30.719361 Lon: -91.907889), Call Sign: WZQ664, Licensee ID: L00837305,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.3200 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2004, Expiration Date: 06/19/2014, Cancellation Date: 08/23/2014, Registrant: Village Of Palmetto, 224 East Railroad Ave., Palmetto, LA 71358, Phone: (337) 623-4426, Fax: (337) 623-3138, Email:
  • Cty Hall Main St (Lat: 30.719361 Lon: -91.907889), Call Sign: WZY344, Licensee ID: L00837305,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.5000 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2004, Expiration Date: 06/26/2014, Cancellation Date: 08/30/2014, Registrant: Village Of Palmetto, 224 East Railroad Ave., Palmetto, LA 71358, Phone: (337) 623-4426, Fax: (337) 623-3138, Email:
  • 224 East Railroad Ave (Lat: 30.717417 Lon: -91.904278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12.1 m, Call Sign: WQBW621,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.050 MHz, Grant Date: 12/02/2014, Expiration Date: 12/28/2024, Certifier: Donald C Lejeune, Registrant: Lao 20429902, 102 E Middle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-1938, Phone: (717) 337-9630, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Taterville, 1073 Keller Road (Lat: 30.794472 Lon: -91.909222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQMN541,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 10/01/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2017, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • DARBONNE, 243 Swazye Lake Road (Lat: 30.641972 Lon: -91.829111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.3 m, Call Sign: WQQC273,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/22/2012, Expiration Date: 10/22/2022, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S. Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • STATION, 1.7 Mi E Of Int Of La Hwy 10 And Us Hwy 71 (Lat: 30.724611 Lon: -91.950389), Overall height: 22.9 m, Call Sign: WIA457,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2134.80 MHz, Grant Date: 01/20/2000, Expiration Date: 04/04/2010, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2008, Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 280-6565, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Palmetto, LA
  • 62.5%Electricity
  • 37.5%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Palmetto, LA
  • 88.9%Electricity
  • 11.1%Utility gas


Palmetto compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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