Sorrento, Louisiana

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Population in 2013: 1,511 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +23.1%
 
Males: 810  (53.7%)
Females: 701  (46.3%)
Median resident age:  35.6 years
Louisiana median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 70774, 70778.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $55,470 (it was $35,234 in 2000)
Sorrento:

$55,470
LA:

$44,164

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,450 (it was $14,803 in 2000)

Sorrento town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $133,420 (it was $58,800 in 2000)
Sorrento:

$133,420
LA:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $124,977; Detached houses: $140,939; Mobile homes: $51,048

Median gross rent in 2013: $834.

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  • Races in Sorrento, LA (2010)

    Sorrento races chart
    • 1,12280.1%White alone
    • 20314.5%Black alone
    • 463.3%Hispanic
    • 130.9%Two or more races
    • 100.7%Asian alone
    • 40.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Sorrento: 91.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (27.9%), German (9.9%), English (5.8%), French Canadian (5.0%), Irish (4.6%), Portuguese (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1956

Elevation: 7 feet

Land area: 3.13 square miles.

Population density: 483 people per square mile   (low).

Sorrento,LA real estate house value index trend

Sorrento, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Sorrento:

  • High school or higher: 73.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sorrento town:

  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 56.0%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

35 residents are foreign born

This town:

2.0%
Louisiana:

3.9%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Sorrento, Louisiana as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Sorrento to the number of sex offenders is 185 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $660 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $202 (0.2%)

Sorrento satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (25.2 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (272.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Gonzales, LA (2.1 miles ), Lemannville, LA (2.4 miles ), Union, LA (2.6 miles ), Romeville, LA (2.9 miles) , Welcome, LA (2.9 miles ), Donaldsonville, LA (3.1 miles ), French Settlement, LA (3.1 miles ), Prairieville, LA (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $14,400
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $89,600
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $84,100
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,300
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $98,200
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $126,900
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $86,600
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $230,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.18 N, Longitude: 90.87 W

Area code: 225

Sorrento household income distribution Sorrento home values distribution

Crime rates in Sorrento (2011):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 assaults (141.4 per 100,000)
  • 1 burglary (70.7 per 100,000)
  • 11 thefts (777.9 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 67.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 259.9)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.77
Louisiana average:

3.98
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.9%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +94 (+8.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (33%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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

Average climate in Sorrento, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sorrento-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/6/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.1 miles away from the Sorrento town center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.4 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sorrento-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 93% 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 167.5 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 374.8 miles away from Sorrento 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 223.6 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 154.7 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 162.4 miles away from Sorrento center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 307.9 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 Ascension Parish (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sorrento topographic map

Birthplace of: John "Hot Rod" Williams - Basketball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Sorrento:

  • ST ELIZABETH HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • NEW RIVER HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • DVA RENAL HEALTHCARE - MAGNOLIA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • ASCENSION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • ASCENSION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • RIDGEWAY HOUSE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • PINNACLE HOME HEALTH 2005, LLC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; GONZALES, LA)

College/University in Sorrento:

  • River Parishes Community College (Full-time enrollment: 1,692; Location: 7384 John Leblanc Blvd; Public; Website: www.rpcc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sorrento:

  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 25 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; Full-time enrollment: 5,744)
  • Nicholls State University (about 28 miles; Thibodaux, LA; FT enrollment: 5,997)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 31 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 33 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Southeastern Louisiana University (about 34 miles; Hammond, LA; FT enrollment: 12,713)
  • Delgado Community College (about 48 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 12,843)
  • Tulane University of Louisiana (about 48 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 11,089)

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Notable locations in Sorrento: Sorrento Police Department (A), Sorrento Town Hall (B), Sorrento Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sorrento include: Sorrento Baptist Church (A), Second Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church (B), Saint Ann Chapel (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Ascension Parish Government - Tourist Center (6470 Highway 22).

Ascension 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 2012 was 92.6. This is worse than average.

City:

92.6
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.49
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.36
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sorrento and their reported violations in the past:

RYAN'S FAMILY GROCERY (Population served: 185, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2007), St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2008)
AUDREY F EDDY TRAILER PARK WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-14-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-13-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-17-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-17-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-17-2014)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.8%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.3% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.9%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Sorrento, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Sorrento compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Louisiana average:

12.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (68%)
  • Utility gas (31%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Sorrento town (based on Ascension Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic36,4759
Evangelical Protestant11,64347
Mainline Protestant1,84910
Black Protestant1,0496
Other1,0013
None55,198-
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: 23
Ascension Parish:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Ascension Parish:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Ascension Parish:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Here:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Ascension Parish:

27.7%
Louisiana:

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

30.6%
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
Financial Administration 3$7,240$28,9600$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$12,664$30,3940$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$3,986
Totals for Government 8$19,904$29,8563$3,986

Sorrento government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $19,000 ($12.57)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $501,000 ($331.57)
    Regular Highways: $139,000 ($91.99)
    General - Other: $83,000 ($54.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $69,000 ($45.67)
    Financial Administration: $65,000 ($43.02)
    Local Fire Protection: $29,000 ($19.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000 ($10.59)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($7.94)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $245,000 ($162.14)

Sorrento government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $67,000 ($44.34)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($15.22)
    All Other: $12,000 ($7.94)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $261,000 ($172.73)
    Interest Earnings: $28,000 ($18.53)
    General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($5.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $63,000 ($41.69)
    Water Utilities: $19,000 ($12.57)
    General Local Government Support: $9,000 ($5.96)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $371,000 ($245.53)
    Public Utilities Sales: $84,000 ($55.59)
    Other License: $81,000 ($53.61)
    Property: $30,000 ($19.85)
    Other Selective Sales: $8,000 ($5.29)

Sorrento government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $947,000 ($626.74)

7.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,868 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.30%
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 East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  2.74% ($58,948 average AGI)
from Livingston Parish, LA  0.66% ($38,486)
from St. James Parish, LA  0.31% ($40,724)


6.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,474 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($346 average AGI)
Ascension Parish:

0.04%
Louisiana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  1.77% ($44,275 average AGI)
to Livingston Parish, LA  0.68% ($37,044)
to Jefferson Parish, LA  0.25% ($38,413)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sorrento:

  • 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.)
  • KTIB (640 AM; 5 kW; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: LA TERR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • KBRH (1260 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD)
  • WJBO (1150 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIBR (1300 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYNK (1380 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WXOK (1460 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPFC (1550 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: VICTORY & POWER MINISTRIES,INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sorrento:

  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WBBE (103.3 FM; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFMF (102.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNXX (104.9 FM; DONALDSONVILLE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WDGL (98.1 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WRKF (89.3 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: PUBLIC RADIO INC.)
  • KOOJ (93.7 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVE (96.1 FM; BRUSLY, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPRF (94.9 FM; RESERVE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJFM (88.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WBRH (90.3 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD)

TV broadcast stations around Sorrento:

  • WBRZ-TV (Channel 2; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TELEVISION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAFB (Channel 9; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: WAFB, L.L.C)
  • WGMB (Channel 44; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTNO-LP (Channel 36; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVLA (Channel 33; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LIC. CORP.)
  • WLPB-TV (Channel 27; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K58GB (Channel 58; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WLFT-CA (Channel 52; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: BETHANY WORLD PRAYER CENTER, INC.)
  • KZUP-CA (Channel 19; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBRL-CA (Channel 21; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • K13VE (Channel 13; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: DAVID M. LOFLIN)
  • KBTR-CA (Channel 65; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GREAT OAKS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K07WE (Channel 7; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • Sorrento, Louisiana
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents16
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:3
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents23
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Louisiana average
  • Fatal accident count124
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents185
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons37
  • Fatalities135
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents328
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents22
See more detailed statistics of Sorrento fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 57m187ftTotal length
  • $1,352,000Total costs
  • 136,140Total average daily traffic
  • 22,569Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Sorrento, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Exxon Office Hwy 61 4 Mi S Of (Lat: 30.172417 Lon: -90.788139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: WPNX726, Licensee ID: L00011605
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/2004, Expiration Date: 07/27/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/28/2009, Certifier: R H Mitchell Jr
    Registrant: Exxon Communications Company, Gsc-Gw3-366b, Houston, TX 77210-4934, Phone: (713) 431-4134, Fax: (713) 431-6036, Email:
  • 5 Mi Ese (Lat: 30.173806 Lon: -90.778972), Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WNWJ816, Licensee ID: L00009844
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.290 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/03/1995, Expiration Date: 10/03/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2000
    Registrant: Texaco Communications Inc, Denver, CO 80217, Phone: (504) 675-8090

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB5DKG, Licensee ID: L01251345
    Grant Date: 02/28/2007, Expiration Date: 02/21/2017, Certifier: Veronica M Keller
    Registrant: Veronica M Keller, Sorrento, LA 70778
  • Call Sign: KF5VW, Previous Call Sign: KA5VZP
    Grant Date: 12/15/1987, Expiration Date: 12/15/1997, Cancellation Date: 12/16/1999
    Registrant: Freddy M Keller, 45186 Melancon Rd, Sorrento, LA 70778
  • Call Sign: WB5YYR, Licensee ID: L00843944
    Grant Date: 06/14/2007, Expiration Date: 08/11/2017, Certifier: Earl L O Reilly Sr
    Registrant: Earl L O Reilly Sr, 8356 Annie Oak Dr, Sorrento, LA 70778

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6225E , Serial Number: 46325, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 02/14/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Cecil Allan Lewis, 8322 Oak St, Sorrento, LA 70778

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$181,9602$123,8159$161,9041$23,5601$79,3302$60,810
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$58,9101$417,3800$00$01$39,720
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$172,6542$138,5655$174,3141$74,6100$02$73,940
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$252,7901$65,1903$130,5270$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$227,3200$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0306.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$141,480
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0306.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Sorrento

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sorrento, LA
Most common first names in Sorrento, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph1768.9 years
Robert967.6 years
Mary965.6 years
James867.9 years
John865.9 years
George672.5 years
William672.7 years
David478.0 years
Marie460.0 years
Bernice468.5 years
Most common last names in Sorrento, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Leblanc3870.2 years
Melancon1875.7 years
Lambert1372.4 years
Tullier1271.3 years
Trabeau871.9 years
Allen758.7 years
Trabeaux771.6 years
Guedry670.8 years
Aime571.8 years
Lewis571.4 years
Businesses in Sorrento, LA
NameCountNameCount
McDonald's1U-Haul1
Popeyes1Waffle House1
Subway1
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