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Population in 2012: 229 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.6%
 

Males: 114  (50.0%)
Females: 115  (50.0%)

Median resident age:  30.0 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 70658.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $50,869 (it was $19,375 in 2000)
Reeves:

$50,869
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,515

Reeves village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $98,268 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Reeves:

$98,268
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $94,134; Detached houses: $112,100; Mobile homes: $41,294

Median gross rent in 2012: $596.

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  • White alone - 219 (94.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 11 (4.7%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.9%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Reeves: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: French (39.1%), Irish (11.5%), German (6.6%), English (6.0%), Scotch-Irish (4.0%), Czech (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 45 feet

Land area: 2.40 square miles.

Population density: 95 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Reeves:

  • High school or higher: 85.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Reeves village:

  • Never married: 20.6%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $240 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.3%)

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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

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.3%
Louisiana:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+11.2%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Construction (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (13%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8%)
  • Woodworkers (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (24%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (20%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Food processing workers (8%)

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Tornado activity:

Reeves-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 139% 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.

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).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Reeves:

  • ALLEN PARISH HOSPITAL (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, about 12 miles away; KINDER, LA)

Political contributions by individuals in Reeves, LA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reeves:

  • McNeese State University (about 26 miles; Lake Charles, LA; Full-time enrollment: 6,406)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 65 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 13,419)
  • Lamar University (about 70 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 7,661)
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 86 miles; Natchitoches, LA; FT enrollment: 5,626)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 111 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 6,256)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 112 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 25,838)
  • Angelina College (about 114 miles; Lufkin, TX; FT enrollment: 2,054)

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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
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 18.2. This is significantly better than average.
City:

18.2
U.S.:

32.0
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 6.45. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

6.45
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 21.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.5
U.S.:

28.3
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.65
U.S.:

2.43


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.7%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races 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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Reeves, LA

Reeves compared to Louisiana 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Reeves travel time to work - commute


Reeves mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Utility gas (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.77%
Here49.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchOther
Adherents54.8%34.3%4.2%2.0%4.8%
Congregations41.5%17.1%12.2%2.4%26.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Allen Parish:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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.
Louisiana:

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

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.2%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Allen Parish:

31.2%
State:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.7%
State:

13.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
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 5$1,575
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$300
Sewerage 0$0 1$700
Totals for Government 0$0 7$2,575


7.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,320 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.05%
Louisiana average:

8.89%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Calcasieu Parish, LA  1.34% ($55,806 average AGI)
from Rapides Parish, LA  0.79% ($29,745)
from Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.55% ($25,342)


6.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,609 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.68%
Louisiana average:

13.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Calcasieu Parish, LA  1.69% ($27,436 average AGI)
to Rapides Parish, LA  0.62% ($30,605)
to Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.32% ($38,318)

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
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,070
Total average daily truck traffic: 752
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 2,442

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (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 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/24/2004, Expiration Date: 11/24/2014, Certifier: Glen Kennedy
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • 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 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/17/2007, Expiration Date: 07/17/2017, Certifier: Scott Kirby
    Registrant: Trillion Partners, Inc., Under Receivership, 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 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/18/2007, Expiration Date: 07/18/2017, Certifier: Scott Kirby
    Registrant: Trillion Partners, Inc., Under Receivership, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd., Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, 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:

1
  • 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


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
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