Port Barre, Louisiana

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Population in 2014: 2,111 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.7%
 
Males: 892  (42.3%)
Females: 1,219  (57.7%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
Louisiana median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 70577.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,829 (it was $23,945 in 2000)
Port Barre:

$27,829
LA:

$44,164

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,165 (it was $11,028 in 2000)

Port Barre town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $58,767 (it was $38,400 in 2000)
Port Barre:

$58,767
LA:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $73,339; Detached houses: $91,119; Mobile homes: $43,276

Median gross rent in 2013: $485.

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  • Races in Port Barre, LA (2010)

    Port Barre races chart
    • 1,45270.7%White alone
    • 52725.6%Black alone
    • 381.8%Two or more races
    • 321.6%Hispanic
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 20.10%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Port Barre: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French Canadian (36.1%), French (14.9%), German (4.5%), Irish (2.6%), United States (2.5%), English (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 26 feet

Land area: 1.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,916 people per square mile   (low).

Port Barre,LA real estate house value index trend

Port Barre, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Port Barre:

  • High school or higher: 75.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Port Barre town:

  • Never married: 35.1%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 7.6%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Port Barre, Louisiana as of December 09, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Port Barre to the number of sex offenders is 109 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $594 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $231 (0.4%)

Port Barre satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, LA (24.0 miles , pop. 110,257).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (49.2 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (212.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Leonville, LA (2.5 miles ), Washington, LA (2.7 miles ), Opelousas, LA (2.8 miles ), Arnaudville, LA (3.3 miles ), Grand Coteau, LA (3.3 miles ), Palmetto, LA (3.4 miles) , Sunset, LA (3.5 miles ), Krotz Springs, LA (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $225,700
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,700
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.56 N, Longitude: 91.96 W

Area code: 337

Port Barre household income distribution Port Barre home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 18 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.91
Louisiana average:

4.06
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.8%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +172 (+8.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (44%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (31%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (28%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Legal occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Port Barre, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Port Barre-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/9/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the Port Barre town center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 10/15/1957, a category F3 tornado 9.4 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 29 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Port Barre-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 216.2 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 440.1 miles away from Port Barre 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 281.0 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) earthquake occurred 205.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 212.2 miles away from Port Barre center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 319.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Port Barre topographic map

Birthplace of: Marvin White - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Port Barre:

  • OUR LADY OF PROMPT SUCCOR NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; OPELOUSAS, LA)
  • DCI - OPELOUSAS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; OPELOUSAS, LA)
  • OPELOUSAS GENERAL HEALTH SYSTEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; OPELOUSAS, LA)
  • ST LANDRY EXTENDED CARE HOSPITAL LLC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; OPELOUSAS, LA)
  • SECURE CARE HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; OPELOUSAS, LA)
  • FMCNA - OPELOUSAS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; OPELOUSAS, LA)
  • PHYSICIANS HH OF LOUISIANA, IN (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; OPELOUSAS, LA)

airports located in Port Barre:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Port Barre:

  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 24 miles; Lafayette, LA; Full-time enrollment: 14,493)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 24 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 25 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 46 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 46 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 76 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 2,160)

Public high school in Port Barre:

Public elementary/middle schools in Port Barre:

Private elementary/middle school in Port Barre:

  • GOOD SHEPHERD MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 94, Location: 118 ASHTON RD, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable locations in Port Barre: Port Barre Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Port Barre Police Department (B), Port Barre Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Port Barre include: House of Prayer (A), First Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Traveler's Motel (17425 Highway 190).

St. Landry 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 2010 was 45.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.9
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.20
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 38.1%
(29.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 66.5% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.4%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.4%
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

Port Barre, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Port Barre (2011 data):

  • St Landry Homestead Federal Savings Bank: Saizan Street Branch at 418 Saizan Avenue, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $248.3 mil, Deposits: $180.6 mil, headquarters in Opelousas, LA, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • American Bank & Trust Company: Port Barre Branch at Saizon Street, branch established on 1961/08/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $156.8 mil, Deposits: $138.1 mil, headquarters in Opelousas, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: American Bancorp, Inc.
  • St. Landry Bank and Trust Company: Port Barre Branch at 235 Saizan Street, branch established on 1982/08/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $253.0 mil, Deposits: $221.5 mil, headquarters in Opelousas, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Saint Landry Bancshares, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Port Barre Branch at 17791 Highway 190, branch established on 1976/09/13. 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Louisiana average:

12.2

Port Barre travel time to work - commute Port Barre mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Port Barre town (based on St. Landry Parish data)

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.
Louisiana:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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.
State:

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

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.9%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Landry Parish:

30.1%
Louisiana:

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

12.7%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.6%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Port Barre:

42.8%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.7
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.5%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

15.3%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Port Barre:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Port Barre:

35.9%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

52.0%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Port Barre:

84.4%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Port Barre, 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 4$62,182$186,5460$0
Other Government Administration 7$29,017$49,7430$0
Police Protection - Officers 15$211,305$169,0441$1,395
Police - Other 4$50,375$151,1252$3,031
Streets and Highways 5$68,840$165,2160$0
Welfare 1$10,119$121,4281$7,455
Parks and Recreation 1$12,263$147,1560$0
Water Supply 2$33,956$203,7360$0
Totals for Government 39$478,057$147,0944$11,881

4.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,871 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
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 Lafayette Parish, LA  1.30% ($38,026 average AGI)
from Evangeline Parish, LA  0.49% ($28,993)
from Acadia Parish, LA  0.39% ($31,707)


5.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,618 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
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 Lafayette Parish, LA  1.70% ($34,600 average AGI)
to Evangeline Parish, LA  0.44% ($26,426)
to Acadia Parish, LA  0.37% ($33,667)

Strongest AM radio stations in Port Barre:

  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSLO (1230 AM; 1 kW; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: KSLO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNEK (1190 AM; daytime; 0 kW; WASHINGTON, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJCB (770 AM; 1 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: R & M BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WJBO (1150 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Port Barre:

  • KNEK-FM (104.7 FM; WASHINGTON, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRXE (105.9 FM; OPELOUSAS, 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)
  • KTDY (99.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KXKC (99.1 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: BONIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOOJ (93.7 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYPY (100.7 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYNK-FM (101.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDGL (98.1 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • KSJY (90.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFMF (102.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRRQ (95.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQIS (102.1 FM; BASILE, LA; Owner: THIRD PARTNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJJB (105.5 FM; EUNICE, LA; Owner: TRI-PARISH BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KFTE (96.5 FM; BREAUX BRIDGE, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KBON (101.1 FM; MAMOU, LA; Owner: ROSE ANN MARX)
  • K220EV (91.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Port Barre:

  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KDCG-LP (Channel 22; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: ACADIANA CABLE ADVERTISING, INC.)
  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • K50FI (Channel 50; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • K69HD (Channel 69; CHURCH POINT, LA; Owner: GULF MANAGEMENT II, L.L.C.)
  • WAFB (Channel 9; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: WAFB, L.L.C)
  • WBRZ-TV (Channel 2; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TELEVISION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WVLA (Channel 33; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LIC. CORP.)
  • WGMB (Channel 44; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • K58GA (Channel 46; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: WNTZ-48, INC.)
  • K58GB (Channel 58; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KLFT-LP (Channel 21; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: K. SANDOVAL BURKE)
  • KAGN-LP (Channel 65; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
Port Barre fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Port Barre fatal accident list:

Jul 24, 2013 06:17 PM, Cr-Courtableau Rd, Lat: 30.55812, Lon: -91.92364, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 19, 2013 11:00 PM, Sr-103, Lat: 30.56599, Lon: -91.95333, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 15, 2012 06:30 PM, Sr-742, Lat: 30.54245, Lon: -91.97401, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 13, 2005 11:21 PM, Us-190, Rayne Rd, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 14, 1997 03:24 PM, 103, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 11, 1993 00:13 AM, 103, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 11, 1989 07:20 PM, Courtablea, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 224m735ftTotal length
  • $26,639,000Total costs
  • 75,250Total average daily traffic
  • 8,096Total average daily truck traffic
  • 97,825Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Port Barre)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Saizan Ave (Lat: 30.555194 Lon: -91.958167), Call Sign: WSU290
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.235 MHz, 155.340 MHzGrant Date: 03/03/2000, Expiration Date: 04/06/2005, Cancellation Date: 06/11/2005Registrant: Saint Landry Parish Fire District 2, Port Barre, LA 70577, Phone: (318) 585-6252
  • 2921 Bayou Gerimand Rd (Lat: 30.538806 Lon: -91.872611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: KNNS343
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2000 MHzGrant Date: 02/03/2011, Expiration Date: 04/18/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2014, Certifier: Kevin DumasRegistrant: Florida Gas Transmission Company, LLC, 1300 Main Street, Suite 100, Houston, TX 77002, Phone: (713) 989-2193, Email:
  • Port Barre Field (Lat: 30.527139 Lon: -91.922611), Call Sign: KQS312, Licensee ID: L00008706
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.9400 MHzGrant Date: 08/12/1998, Expiration Date: 08/12/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/27/2003, Certifier: Marc CoventryRegistrant: Chevron Usa Inc, 1001 G Street, Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4282, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • 818 Hwy 743 (Lat: 30.545556 Lon: -92.006111), Type: Tank, Structure height: 7.4 m, Overall height: 8.5 m, Call Sign: WQNP494
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.425 MHzGrant Date: 04/08/2011, Expiration Date: 04/08/2021, Certifier: Donald C LejeuneRegistrant: Automation Service And Controls Inc, 6161 Island Road, Jarreau, LA 70749, Phone: (225) 627-5928, Fax: (225) 627-6368, Email:
  • L1, 846 Saizan Ave. (Lat: 30.562667 Lon: -91.953389), Call Sign: WQTB808
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.550 MHz, 152.930 MHz, 158.340 MHz, 159.525 MHz, 160.140 MHzGrant Date: 12/30/2013, Expiration Date: 12/30/2023, Certifier: Christine DarjeanRegistrant: Bearcom Operating LP, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (214) 765-7328, Fax: (214) 355-4971, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • PORT BARRE, 18721 Hwy. 190 (Lat: 30.548056 Lon: -91.930972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 64 m, Call Sign: WQIW451
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHzGrant Date: 06/03/2008, Expiration Date: 06/03/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • PORT BARRE, 19210 Highway 190 (Lat: 30.545000 Lon: -91.914056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 34.5 m, Call Sign: WQVR569
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.168 MHz, 952.168 MHzGrant Date: 04/22/2015, Expiration Date: 04/22/2025, Certifier: D. J. BoltonRegistrant: Spectra Energy, 5400 Westheimer Court, Telecommunications Dept., Houston, TX 77056, Phone: (713) 627-5229, Fax: (713) 386-4185, Email:
  • STATION, 8450 Ft Se Port Barre On Hwy 103 (Lat: 30.540472 Lon: -91.969833), Overall height: 36.9 m, Call Sign: KPN91
    Assigned Frequencies: 6805.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/12/1999, Expiration Date: 09/29/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/05/2009Registrant: Saic, Inc / Entergy Services, Inc, 425 West Capitol Ave Mbb-8f, Little Rock, AR 72203-0551, Phone: (501) 340-3116, Fax: (501) 340-3188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: K5RFG, Grant Date: 08/16/1995, Expiration Date: 08/16/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2007, Registrant: Karl L Pollingue, Rfd 1 Box 392, Port Barre, LA 70577
  • Call Sign: KC5RDC, Licensee ID: L00637023, Grant Date: 02/10/2016, Expiration Date: 10/02/2025, Certifier: Charles L Miller, Registrant: Charles L Miller, 19119 Hwy 190, Port Barre, LA 70577
  • Call Sign: KC5RDD, Licensee ID: L00637022, Grant Date: 02/10/2016, Expiration Date: 02/10/2026, Certifier: Barry W Miller, Registrant: Barry W Miller, 19119 Hwy 190, Port Barre, LA 70577

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-502B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SERIES (500 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 599LA , Serial Number: 502-0599, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 02/09/2000
    Registrant (Corporation): Aerial Crop Care Inc, Po Box 575, Port Barre, LA 70577

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Hazardous Condition: 18
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Port Barre

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Port Barre, LA
Most common first names in Port Barre, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph6168.4 years
John3171.4 years
Mary2068.9 years
Marie1883.6 years
James1769.3 years
Charles1368.0 years
George1170.2 years
Louis972.7 years
Arthur869.6 years
Lillian876.5 years
Most common last names in Port Barre, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Guillory3668.0 years
Stelly2761.9 years
Richard2370.4 years
Fontenot2369.8 years
Pickney2366.4 years
Lalonde2270.0 years
Marks2171.2 years
Soileau2065.2 years
Guidroz2070.1 years
Stoute1968.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Utility gas (43%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Businesses in Port Barre, LA

  • Domino's Pizza: 1
  • McDonald's: 1
  • Subway: 1

Port Barre compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Charles J. Ragona (1)
  • Michael C. Miller (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2016.