Sterlington, Louisiana

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Population in 2014: 2,187 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +71.4%
Males: 1,002  (45.8%)
Females: 1,185  (54.2%)
Median resident age:  33.9 years
Louisiana median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 71280.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,990 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Sterlington:

$45,990
LA:

$44,164

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,637 (it was $16,707 in 2000)

Sterlington town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $96,457 (it was $50,900 in 2000)
Sterlington:

$96,457
LA:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $132,783; Detached houses: $135,773; Mobile homes: $43,514

Median gross rent in 2013: $848.

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  • Races in Sterlington, LA (2010)

    Sterlington races chart
    • 1,22376.7%White alone
    • 26716.8%Black alone
    • 634.0%Hispanic
    • 231.4%Two or more races
    • 120.8%Asian alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sterlington: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (14.9%), Irish (13.0%), French (13.0%), United States (7.4%), German (4.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1961

Elevation: 84 feet

Land area: 2.29 square miles.

Population density: 953 people per square mile   (low).

Sterlington,LA real estate house value index trend

Sterlington, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Sterlington:

  • High school or higher: 93.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sterlington town:

  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 55.9%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

12 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
Louisiana:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $864 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $218 (0.3%)

Sterlington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (12.8 miles , pop. 53,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (101.0 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (275.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Swartz, LA (3.1 miles ), Bastrop, LA (3.2 miles ), Collinston, LA (3.3 miles ), Lakeshore, LA (3.3 miles ), Monroe, LA (3.6 miles ), West Monroe, LA (3.7 miles ), Claiborne, LA (3.7 miles ), Brownsville, LA (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2006: 44 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2007: 33 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $298,300
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $298,300
  • 2012: 31 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 2013: 35 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 2014: 34 buildings, average cost: $115,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.69 N, Longitude: 92.06 W

Area code: 318

Sterlington household income distribution Sterlington home values distribution

Crime rates in Sterlington by Year
Type 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 001012
per 100,000 0.00.074.60.069.1124.3
Robberies 100000
per 100,000 84.70.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 214534
per 100,000 169.380.6298.3353.4207.3248.6
Burglaries 248541
per 100,000 169.3322.6596.6353.4276.462.2
Thefts 516151428
per 100,000 423.41,290.31,118.6989.4138.2497.2
Auto thefts 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.070.70.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.7) 91.794.0214.2140.5126.6180.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Sterlington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.73
Louisiana average:

3.89
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.6%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +140 (+12.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (23%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Sterlington, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sterlington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/1/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.8 miles away from the Sterlington town center killed 2 people and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.6 miles away from the town center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sterlington-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 226.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 171.5 miles away from Sterlington 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 173.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 296.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 354.2 miles away from Sterlington center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 221.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Ouachita Parish (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sterlington topographic map

Birthplace of: Edward J. Perkins - Diplomat.

Hospitals and medical centers in Sterlington:

  • STERLINGTON HOSPITAL INC (111 HWY 2)
  • STERLINGTON REHAB HOSPITAL (111 HIGHWAY 2)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Sterlington:

  • NORTHEAST LA WAR VETERANS HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MONROE, LA)
  • ST FRANCIS NORTH HOSPITAL, INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MONROE, LA)
  • LOUISIANA HOMECARE OF MONROE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MONROE, LA)
  • PATIENT'S CHOICE HOSPICE AND PALLIATIV (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MONROE, LA)
  • AVALON PLACE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MONROE, LA)
  • VERRETT GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BASTROP, LA)
  • LILLIAN LOUISE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH HOSPITAL-BASTROP (Hospital, about 10 miles away; BASTROP, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sterlington:

  • University of Louisiana at Monroe (about 12 miles; Monroe, LA; Full-time enrollment: 6,764)
  • Louisiana Delta Community College (about 14 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 3,168)
  • Louisiana Tech University (about 37 miles; Ruston, LA; FT enrollment: 5,874)
  • Grambling State University (about 41 miles; Grambling, LA; FT enrollment: 4,885)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 64 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 3,130)
  • Alcorn State University (about 78 miles; Alcorn State, MS; FT enrollment: 3,479)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 80 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sterlington:

  • STERLINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 9040 HIGHWAY 165 NORTH, Grades: PK-5)
  • STERLINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 206 HIGH AVENUE, Grades: 6-8)

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Notable locations in Sterlington: Potts Landing (A), Sterlington Rehabilitation Hospital (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sterlington include: Grace Church (A), Saint Andrews Methodist Church (B), Sterlington Church of Christ (C), Sterlington First Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Bartholomew Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Ouachita 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 84.0. This is about average.

City:

84.0
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 0.894. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.894
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 21.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.0
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.5%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.8% for Black residents, 6.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 94.7% for two or more races 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:  6.6%
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: 0.2% of all households
17 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2000

Sterlington, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Sterlington (2011 data):

  • Marion State Bank: Sterlington Branch at 9032 Highway #165 North, branch established on 2006/10/30. Info updated 2008/02/21: Bank assets: $128.9 mil, Deposits: $109.4 mil, headquarters in Marion, LA, positive income, 3 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Louisiana average:

12.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sterlington town (based on Ouachita Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant64,281163
Mainline Protestant11,01830
Catholic10,1527
Black Protestant8,90835
Other2,0719
Orthodox301
None57,260-
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: 21
Ouachita Parish:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 22
Ouachita Parish:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 74
Ouachita Parish:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 84
Here:

5.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Ouachita Parish:

28.4%
Louisiana:

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

14.0%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sterlington:

47.3%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.1%
State:

46.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sterlington:

21.5%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.0%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sterlington:

35.2%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
Sterlington:

54.1%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Sterlington:

78.2%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sterlington, 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$11,592$34,7760$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,300$51,6005$2,989
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,902
Police Protection - Officers 5$16,640$39,9360$0
Streets and Highways 3$6,937$27,7480$0
Sewerage 1$3,594$43,1280$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$337
Totals for Government 14$43,063$36,9118$5,228

5.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,382 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.22%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($138 average AGI)
Ouachita Parish:

0.03%
Louisiana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Morehouse Parish, LA  0.38% ($33,361 average AGI)
from Richland Parish, LA  0.33% ($28,343)
from Lincoln Parish, LA  0.30% ($33,369)


5.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,039 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($192 average AGI)
Ouachita Parish:

0.03%
Louisiana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Richland Parish, LA  0.28% ($31,007 average AGI)
to Union Parish, LA  0.28% ($33,142)
to Morehouse Parish, LA  0.28% ($28,541)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sterlington:

  • KNOE (540 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KMLB (1440 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA)
  • KRJO (1680 AM; 10 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMBS (1310 AM; 5 kW; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: RED BEAR BROADCASTING)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLIC (1230 AM; 1 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KDMS (1290 AM; 5 kW; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: EL DORADO BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sterlington:

  • KJLO-FM (104.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXRR (106.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: MONROE RADIO MEMBERS, L.L.C.)
  • KRVV (100.1 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: HOLLADAY BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, INC)
  • KEDM (90.3 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE)
  • KXUL (91.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE)
  • KAXV (91.9 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KLIP (105.3 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJMG (97.3 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: HOLLADAY BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA,)
  • KNOE-FM (101.9 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KTRY-FM (94.3 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: JAMIE PATRICK BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KYFL (89.5 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KWJM (92.7 FM; FARMERVILLE, LA; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KXKZ (107.5 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KHLL (100.9 FM; RICHWOOD, LA; Owner: GILLILAND, INC.)
  • KBMQ (88.7 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KURC-LP (95.7 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: THE UPPER ROOM CHURCH MINISTRIES)

TV broadcast stations around Sterlington:

  • K59GI (Channel 59; MONROE, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KARD (Channel 14; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: QUORUM OF LOUISIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTVE (Channel 10; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MONROE/EL DORADO LICENSE LLC)
  • KNOE-TV (Channel 8; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KAQY (Channel 11; COLUMBIA, LA; Owner: MONROE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTM-TV (Channel 13; MONROE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KMCT-TV (Channel 39; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN B/CASTING, INC.)
  • KWMS-LP (Channel 17; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: SONRISE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMNO-LP (Channel 22; MONROE, LA; Owner: GREAT OAKS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Sterlington fatal accident list:

Oct 25, 1985 09:57 AM, Fairwaydr, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Sep 22, 1979 11:25 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Pace Lake 3 Mi S (Lat: 32.662639 Lon: -92.114306), Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WNUX975
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.225 MHzGrant Date: 05/10/2012, Expiration Date: 07/28/2022Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G St Nw Ste 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Fence Line 6310 Horseshoe Lake Rd (Lat: 32.689028 Lon: -92.079583), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPMW997
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 03/05/1999, Expiration Date: 03/05/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2004, Certifier: Timothy R MockRegistrant: Koch Nitrogen, 6310 Horseshoe Lake Rd, Sterlington, LA 71280, Phone: (318) 665-4329, Fax: (318) 665-4240
  • Hwy 134 1 Mi S (Lat: 32.672639 Lon: -92.088750), Structure height: 94 m, Call Sign: KKA242
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7800 MHzGrant Date: 12/17/2013, Expiration Date: 01/10/2024, Certifier: Richard A SealsRegistrant: Gulf South Pipeline Company, 1476 Keystone Road, Sterlington, LA 71280, Phone: (318) 665-0467, Email:
  • 350 Highway 2 (Lat: 32.662500 Lon: -92.113889), Type: Tank, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WPTE446, Licensee ID: L00005248
    Assigned Frequencies: 9300.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/08/2011, Expiration Date: 09/10/2021Registrant: Angus Chemical Company
  • Control Room - 6310 Horseshoe Lake Rd. (Lat: 32.689583 Lon: -92.088194), Type: Building, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQHI795
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 08/08/2007, Expiration Date: 10/07/2007, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2007, Certifier: Chris WilkinsRegistrant: Koch Nitrogen Company, 6310 Horshoe Lake Rd., Sterlington, LA 71280, Phone: (318) 665-4263
  • MOBILES L2, Lat: 32.685417 Lon: -92.085972, Call Sign: WQTM758
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.335 MHz, 161.220 MHzGrant Date: 03/07/2014, Expiration Date: 03/07/2024, Certifier: William P WainrightRegistrant: Federal Licensin Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 3.2 Km Nw Of Us Hwy 165n & St Hwy 134 (Lat: 32.660139 Lon: -92.087639), Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: KPM631, Licensee ID: L00088811
    Assigned Frequencies: 455.925 MHzGrant Date: 09/16/1994, Expiration Date: 06/01/2020Registrant: Holladay Broadcasting Of Louisiana, LLC, P.O. Box 4808, Monroe, LA 71211, Phone: (318) 388-2323

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sterlington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32RT-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 772SG , Serial Number: 32R-7885249, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/21/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): 4m LLC, Po Box 281, Sterlington, LA 71280

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
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$129,4501$100,6804$135,0701$64,410
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$46,8400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$76,7200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0103.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$94,690
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0103.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Sterlington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sterlington, LA
Most common first names in Sterlington, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2275.3 years
James1872.0 years
Mary1578.0 years
Willie1276.3 years
William1278.7 years
Helen774.6 years
Charles765.6 years
George666.7 years
Joe667.1 years
Frank669.7 years
Most common last names in Sterlington, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1274.6 years
Smith1176.7 years
Thomas978.8 years
Bryant978.1 years
Johnson976.6 years
Gray871.2 years
Gulley774.5 years
Simpson770.8 years
Davis772.3 years
Nolan776.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (70%)
  • Utility gas (27%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Sterlington, LA

  • SONIC Drive-In: 1
  • U-Haul: 1
  • Waffle House: 1

Sterlington compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.

Sterlington on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Jerry W. Dukes (2)
  • Timothy Nathaniel Theut (1)
  • Donald Wayne Thurmon (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2016.