Reeves, Louisiana

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Population in 2014: 230 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.0%
 
Males: 107  (46.7%)
Females: 123  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  33.5 years
Louisiana median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 70658.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,695 (it was $19,375 in 2000)
Reeves:

$52,695
LA:

$44,164

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,373 (it was $9,101 in 2000)

Reeves village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $90,907 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Reeves:

$90,907
LA:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $92,243; Detached houses: $110,269; Mobile homes: $37,093

Median gross rent in 2013: $670.

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  • Races in Reeves, LA (2010)

    Reeves races chart
    • 21994.4%White alone
    • 114.7%American Indian alone
    • 20.9%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Reeves: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (31.2%), Irish (9.5%), German (7.7%), United States (7.7%), English (5.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 45 feet

Land area: 2.40 square miles.

Population density: 96 people per square mile   (very low).

Reeves,LA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Reeves:

  • High school or higher: 84.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Reeves village:

  • Never married: 28.3%
  • Now married: 47.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 13.2%
  • Divorced: 11.2%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Reeves, Louisiana as of December 10, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Reeves to the number of sex offenders is 229 to 1.


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

Reeves satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Charles, LA (23.3 miles , pop. 71,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (113.7 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (149.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Kinder, LA (3.5 miles ), Longville, LA (3.5 miles ), Fenton, LA (3.6 miles ), Gillis, LA (3.7 miles ), Moss Bluff, LA (4.2 miles ), Oberlin, LA (4.3 miles ), Iowa, LA (4.4 miles ), Elton, LA (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 30.52 N, Longitude: 93.05 W

Area code: 337

Reeves household income distribution Reeves home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+11.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Construction (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (27%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (34%)
  • Sales and related occupations (32%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Legal occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Reeves, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Reeves-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 61% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the Reeves village center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/21/1992, a category F3 tornado 16.3 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Reeves-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 253.0 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 489.4 miles away from Reeves 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 345.5 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 244.6 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 325.3 miles away from Reeves center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 327.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Allen Parish (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Reeves:

  • ALLEN PARISH HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; KINDER, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reeves:

  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 23 miles; Lake Charles, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 26 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 63 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 63 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 65 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • Lamar University (about 70 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 70 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)

Public high school in Reeves:

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

Church in Reeves: Reeves Bible Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Mud Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Allen Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 60.4. This is better than average.

City:

60.4
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.94. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.94
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.60. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.60
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.9%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.9 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.7%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Louisiana average:

12.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Reeves village (based on Allen Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,74940
Catholic4,6504
Black Protestant5766
Mainline Protestant3456
Other1832
None13,261-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Allen Parish:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.2%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Allen Parish:

31.2%
Louisiana:

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

9.7%
State:

13.7%
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 0$0 6$2,968
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$565
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,319
Totals for Government 0$0 8$4,852

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

Here:

5.48%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Calcasieu Parish, LA  1.22% ($28,057 average AGI)
from Rapides Parish, LA  0.47% ($22,206)
from Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.42% ($35,833)


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

Here:

6.03%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Calcasieu Parish, LA  1.26% ($31,516 average AGI)
to Rapides Parish, LA  0.65% ($31,298)
to Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.42% ($26,567)

Strongest AM radio stations in Reeves:

  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXZZ (1580 AM; 1 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KAOK (1400 AM; 1 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCAST SERVICES,LLC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reeves:

  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYLC (90.3 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KBAN (91.1 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQLK (97.9 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC)
  • KYKZ (96.1 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBIU (103.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, 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.)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KVEE (107.5 FM; LAKE ARTHUR, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOJO (91.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KKGB (101.3 FM; SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Reeves:

  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • KVHP (Channel 29; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KFAM-LP (Channel 58; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K51EC (Channel 51; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • 1,325Total average daily traffic
  • 104Total average daily truck traffic
  • 795Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • REEVES, Lat: 30.022778 Lon: -93.044444, Call Sign: WQBQ867
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.097 MHzGrant Date: 10/29/2014, Expiration Date: 11/24/2024, Certifier: Glen KennedyRegistrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401 A Connecticut Ave Nw 232, Washington, DC 20008, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • REEVES WT, Kent Street (Lat: 30.521500 Lon: -93.043694), Type: Tank, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: WQHF432
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 21935.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/17/2007, Expiration Date: 07/17/2017, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2015, Certifier: Jeffrey J YouleRegistrant: Affiniti, LLC, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd, Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • REEVES HS, 13770 Hwy 113 (Lat: 30.522917 Lon: -93.049778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54 m, Overall height: 55.5 m, Call Sign: WQHF591
    Assigned Frequencies: 19645.0 MHz, 23135.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/18/2007, Expiration Date: 07/18/2017, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2015, Certifier: Jeffrey J YouleRegistrant: Affiniti, LLC, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd, Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • HO03MR087, 254 Sawmill Road (Lat: 30.526194 Lon: -93.038417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQVH260
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/11/2015, Expiration Date: 02/11/2025, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • A3L0125A, 254 Sawmill Road (Lat: 30.526194 Lon: -93.038417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQVZ446
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz... (+30 more)Grant Date: 06/23/2015, Expiration Date: 06/23/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K5APC, Grant Date: 07/21/1998, Expiration Date: 07/21/2008, Cancellation Date: 07/22/2010, Registrant: Cecil V Sheridan, Reeves, LA 70658
  • Call Sign: K5OYI, Grant Date: 11/01/1988, Expiration Date: 11/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2000, Registrant: William A Cole, Reeves, LA 70658
  • Call Sign: KE5YXY, Licensee ID: L01462131, Grant Date: 01/27/2009, Expiration Date: 01/27/2019, Certifier: Allen R Hurlbut, Registrant: Allen R Hurlbut, 1473 Bel Firetower Rd, Reeves, LA 70658

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 305A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 99 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5178G , Serial Number: 22242, Year manufactured: 1951, Airworthiness Date: 06/28/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Gerald K Courville, 3276 Walker Rd, Reeves, LA 70658
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 87083 , Serial Number: 1035-74, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 06/11/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Fred A Jr Ritter, Po Box 86, Reeves, LA 70658

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Reeves, LA
Most common first names in Reeves, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William775.3 years
George674.3 years
Mary584.6 years
James372.4 years
Andrew374.4 years
Charles358.7 years
John375.0 years
Clyde271.0 years
Albert276.0 years
Jack252.0 years
Most common last names in Reeves, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Reeves1368.2 years
Miller1078.8 years
Parker875.0 years
Johnson885.1 years
Alexander580.4 years
Green583.2 years
Perkins470.3 years
Pourteau476.3 years
Dunnehoo364.0 years
Elam381.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (58%)
  • Utility gas (40%)

Reeves compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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