Reddell, Louisiana

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Population in 2010: 733.
Males: 330  (45.1%)
Females: 403  (54.9%)
Median resident age:

24.3 years
Louisiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 70580.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $33,001
Reddell:

$33,001
LA:

$51,073

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $19,267

Reddell CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $101,930
Reddell:

$101,930
LA:

$172,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $199,152; detached houses: $232,314; mobile homes: $44,774

Median gross rent in 2019: $580.

March 2019 cost of living index in Reddell: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.4%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.3% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Reddell, LA (2019)
    • 74883.9%White alone
    • 12714.2%Black alone
    • 121.3%Hispanic

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

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Ancestries: French (19.0%), American (15.8%), Cajun (11.5%), Irish (6.0%), French Canadian (3.5%), German (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 67 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $205 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $212 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, LA (39.6 miles , pop. 110,257).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (78.0 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (187.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Mamou, LA (1.7 miles ),
Pine Prairie, LA (2.7 miles ),
Ville Platte, LA (3.0 miles ),
Chataignier, LA (3.1 miles ),
Eunice, LA (3.5 miles ),
Turkey Creek, LA (3.8 miles ),
Basile, LA (4.1 miles ),
Oakdale, LA (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 30.67 N, Longitude: 92.43 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 337

Distribution of median household income in Reddell, LA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Reddell, LA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.5%
Louisiana:

8.1%

Tornado activity:

Reddell-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/9/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Reddell place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 10/29/1974, a category F3 tornado 21.3 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Reddell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 143.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 146.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 152.9 miles away from Reddell center
On 1/25/2013 at 07:01:19, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 137.2 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 466.6 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 307.4 miles away from Reddell 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 Evangeline Parish (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fire: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Reddell:

  • BARBARA LANE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 2 miles away; MAMOU, LA)
  • LOUISIANA HOSPICE OF MAMOU (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MAMOU, LA)
  • SAVOY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MAMOU, LA)
  • FMCNA - DIALYSIS SERVICES-MAMOU (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; MAMOU, LA)
  • SAVOY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; MAMOU, LA)
  • PRAIRIE MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PINE PRAIRIE, LA)
  • HERITAGE MANOR OF VILLE PLATTE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; VILLE PLATTE, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reddell:

  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 39 miles; Lafayette, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,378)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 39 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 40 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 55 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 59 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 74 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 75 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)

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Church in Reddell: First Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Evangeline 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:

2.7 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

70.2%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Reddell:

Marital status in Reddell, LA
  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 48.0%
  • Separated: 6.3%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in Reddell:

  • High school or higher: 77.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Louisiana average:

11.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Reddell, LA (based on Evangeline Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,65611
Evangelical Protestant5,75428
Black Protestant4423
Mainline Protestant483
Other21
None8,082-
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: 25
Evangeline Parish:

6.96 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Evangeline Parish:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
This county:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

11.1%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Evangeline Parish:

30.2%
Louisiana:

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

12.2%
Louisiana:

13.7%

3.94% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,748 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.94%
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 St. Landry Parish, LA  1.09% ($33,826 average AGI)
from Lafayette Parish, LA  0.42% ($32,227)
from Acadia Parish, LA  0.34% ($31,556)

Strongest AM radio stations in Reddell:

  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVPI (1050 AM; 0 kW; VILLE PLATTE, LA; Owner: VILLE PLATTE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KEUN (1490 AM; 1 kW; EUNICE, LA; Owner: TRI-PARISH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KSLO (1230 AM; 1 kW; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: KSLO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reddell:

  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVPI-FM (92.5 FM; VILLE PLATTE, LA; Owner: VILLE PLATTE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KJJB (105.5 FM; EUNICE, LA; Owner: TRI-PARISH BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKST (98.7 FM; OAKDALE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBON (101.1 FM; MAMOU, LA; Owner: ROSE ANN MARX)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE)
  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRRV-FM (100.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQIS (102.1 FM; BASILE, LA; Owner: THIRD PARTNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRXE (105.9 FM; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; RAYNE, LA; Owner: BROADCAST PARTNERS, INC.)
  • KNEK-FM (104.7 FM; WASHINGTON, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Reddell:

  • 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.)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KALB-TV (Channel 5; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K69HD (Channel 69; CHURCH POINT, LA; Owner: GULF MANAGEMENT II, L.L.C.)
  • K50FI (Channel 50; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KLAF-LP (Channel 62; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: WNTZ-48, INC.)
  • K60GE (Channel 60; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KAGN-LP (Channel 65; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDCG-LP (Channel 22; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: ACADIANA CABLE ADVERTISING, INC.)

Reddell fatal accident list:

Sep 29, 2018 02:30 AM, Sr-3149, Lat: 30.676797, Lon: -92.426392, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 27, 2015 06:10 AM, Sr-13, Johnson Street, Lat: 30.675669, Lon: -92.427011, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 22, 2008 04:11 PM, Sr-13, Lat: 30.659090, Lon: -92.426580, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 10, 2005 04:44 PM, Janice Rd, Lat: 30.674860, Lon: -92.440640, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 30, 2005 01:25 AM, Sr-376, Lat: 30.670530, Lon: -92.445470, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 18, 2005 05:50 AM, Sr-13, Lat: 30.668690, Lon: -92.427000, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 95ft / 28.7mTotal length
  • $2,111,000Total costs
  • 24,200Total average daily traffic
  • 1,150Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,962Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Reddell, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Reddell, LA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 Mi W Int La Hwy 10 La Hwy 13 (Lat: 30.692694 Lon: -92.489306), Call Sign: WGF655, Licensee ID: L00066532,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.875 MHz, Grant Date: 08/19/2004, Expiration Date: 11/03/2014, Cancellation Date: 08/27/2008, Registrant: Vernon E Faulconer Inc, 1803 H Mills Hwy, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517, Phone: (337) 332-1726

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE5QZH, Licensee ID: L01330683, Grant Date: 07/13/2017, Expiration Date: 10/09/2027, Certifier: Donald D Thrasher, Registrant: Donald D Thrasher, 1924 Johnson St, Reddell, LA 70580

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9785W, N9785W, N-9785W, Serial Number: 28-23275, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 06/07/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 11/27/2017
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Silas F Lahaye, Po Box 10, Reddell, LA 70580, Other Owners: Kane G Fontenot

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Reddell, LA
  • 61.8%Electricity
  • 35.4%Utility gas
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Reddell, LA
  • 56.6%Utility gas
  • 43.4%Electricity


Reddell compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Reddell on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Chile (population 500+)"
  • #6 (70580) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French first ancestries"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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