Bienville, Louisiana

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Population in 2017: 208 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -20.6%
 
Males: 129  (62.4%)
Females: 79  (37.6%)
Median resident age:

53.3 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 71008.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,107 (it was $20,227 in 2000)
Bienville:

$32,107
LA:

$46,145

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,747 (it was $12,656 in 2000)

Bienville village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $52,077 (it was $34,400 in 2000)
Bienville:

$52,077
LA:

$162,500

Median gross rent in 2017: $447.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bienville: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.3%
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  • Races in Bienville, LA (2010)
    • 13662.4%White alone
    • 7534.4%Black alone
    • 62.8%Hispanic
    • 10.5%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Bienville, Louisiana as of November 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bienville is 47 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (10.1%), French (2.9%), Italian (2.9%), English (1.4%), Scottish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 238 feet

Land area: 11.0 square miles.

Population density: 19 people per square mile   (very low).

Bienville, Louisiana map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $211 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $219 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (43.2 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (47.1 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (224.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Bryceland, LA (2.5 miles),
Lucky, LA (2.9 miles ),
Mount Lebanon, LA (3.4 miles),
Castor, LA (3.6 miles ),
Saline, LA (3.6 miles ),
Jamestown, LA (3.7 miles),
Gibsland, LA (3.7 miles ),
Arcadia, LA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 32.35 N, Longitude: 92.98 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 318

Distribution of median household income in Bienville, LA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bienville, LA in 2017
Bienville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Most common industries in Bienville, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.4%)
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Food (11.1%)
  • Truck transportation (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Health care (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (25.0%)
  • Truck transportation (11.4%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.8%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (6.8%)
  • Rail transportation (6.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food (17.4%)
  • Educational services (17.4%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Social assistance (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.7%)
  • Printing & related support activities (6.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.5%)
Most common occupations in Bienville, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (18.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (13.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (11.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.8%)
  • Supervisors, transportation, and material moving workers (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Waiters and waitresses (13.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.5%)
  • Bus drivers (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)

Average climate in Bienville, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bienville, Louisiana average temperatures Bienville, Louisiana average precipitation Bienville, Louisiana humidity Bienville, Louisiana wind speed Bienville, Louisiana snowfall Bienville, Louisiana sunshine Bienville, Louisiana clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Bienville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Bienville village center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/3/1992, a category F3 tornado 9.9 miles away from the village center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bienville-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 199.8 miles away from the city 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 202.4 miles away from Bienville center
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 273.3 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 354.0 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 342.3 miles away from Bienville center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 255.4 miles away from Bienville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bienville Parish (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Freezes: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bienville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bienville:

  • MOSLEY STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ARCADIA, LA)
  • GIBSLAND COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; GIBSLAND, LA)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPICE OF SHREVEPORT LLC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; GIBSLAND, LA)
  • MAGNOLIA HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; ARCADIA, LA)
  • BIENVILLE MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; ARCADIA, LA)
  • LOUISIANA EXTENDED CARE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ARCADIA, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bienville:

  • Grambling State University (about 20 miles; Grambling, LA; Full-time enrollment: 4,885)
  • Louisiana Tech University (about 23 miles; Ruston, LA; FT enrollment: 5,874)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 42 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 43 miles; Natchitoches, LA; FT enrollment: 7,700)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 43 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 52 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • University of Louisiana at Monroe (about 55 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 6,764)

Public high schools in Bienville:

  • BIENVILLE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 36, Location: 325 MAIN STREET HWY 507, Grades: PK-12)
  • BIENVILLE EDUCATIONAL CENTER (Location: 325 MAIN STREET-HIGHWAY 507, Grades: PK-12)
See full list of schools located in Bienville

Points of interest:

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Streams, rivers, and creeks: Watts Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Charlie Hennigan - Football player, Rodney Alexander - Politician, Stephen A. Caldwell - Academic.

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

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

FRIENDSHIP WATER SYSTEM (Address: 17657 HWY 4 , Population served: 777, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-12-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-12-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-13-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-15-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-13-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-15-2014)
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-21-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-05-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-05-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
BIENVILLE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 360, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JAN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-08-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-08-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-20-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In JUN-02-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAR-05-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-09-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-29-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-29-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-29-2014)
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
LUCKY WATERWORKS (Address: 13415 HIGHWAY 4 , Population served: 315, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-18-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-18-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
EDWARDS MILLCREEK WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 114, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-08-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-08-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-05-2012), St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-06-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-20-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-06-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-06-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-07-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-05-2013)
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
  • 8 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This village:

2.1 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

60.0%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

4.8%
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: 1.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Bienville:

Marital status in Bienville, LA
  • Never married: 11.4%
  • Now married: 59.7%
  • Separated: 9.0%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

For population 25 years and over in Bienville:

  • High school or higher: 79.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Louisiana average:

11.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bienville, LA (based on Bienville Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,91342
Black Protestant2,90410
Mainline Protestant9979
Catholic861
Other21
None3,451-
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: 2
Bienville Parish:

1.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.36 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

12.4%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Bienville Parish:

33.2%
State:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bienville Parish:

17.4%
Louisiana:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

56.1%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

55.0%
State:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Bienville:

28.7
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.6%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.4%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bienville:

36.7%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

60.2%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.5%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bienville, 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
Police Protection - Officers 1$5,929$71,1481$239
Water Supply 1$3,548$42,5761$513
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$2,167
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$991
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,781
Airports 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$117
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$90
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 2$9,477$56,8627$5,898

Bienville government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $93,000 ($447.12)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($96.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($4.81)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,000 ($62.50)

Bienville government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($19.23)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($9.62)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $21,000 ($100.96)
  • Tax - Property: $55,000 ($264.42)
    Public Utilities Sales: $6,000 ($28.85)

Bienville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $328,000 ($1576.92)

6.97% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,080 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.97%
Louisiana average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lincoln Parish, LA  1.20% ($34,000 average AGI)
to Webster Parish, LA  1.02% ($24,061)
to Bossier Parish, LA  0.54% ($35,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bienville:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNOE (540 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KMGG (920 AM; 1 kW; JONESBORO, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KOKA (980 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRJO (1680 AM; 10 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMBS (1310 AM; 5 kW; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: RED BEAR BROADCASTING)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KSYB (1300 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: AMISTAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bienville:

  • KXKZ (107.5 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KGRM (91.5 FM; GRAMBLING, LA; Owner: GRAMBLING COLLEGE OF LOUISIANA)
  • KBEF (104.5 FM; GIBSLAND, LA; Owner: GREENWOOD ACRES BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • KLPI (89.1 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TECH. UNIVERSITY)
  • KNOE-FM (101.9 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KYLA (106.7 FM; HOMER, LA; Owner: NWLA BROADCASTING, L.L.C)
  • KNBB (99.3 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KTOC-FM (104.9 FM; JONESBORO, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KPCH (97.7 FM; DUBACH, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • K214CE (90.7 FM; GRAMBLING, LA; Owner: BD OF SUPERVISORS OF LA ST UNIV)

TV broadcast stations around Bienville:

  • KAQY (Channel 11; COLUMBIA, LA; Owner: MONROE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KARD (Channel 14; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: QUORUM OF LOUISIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNOE-TV (Channel 8; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KLTM-TV (Channel 13; MONROE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)

Bienville fatal accident list:

Dec 18, 2012 06:38 PM, Sr-147, Lat: 32.311819, Lon: -92.782503, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 17, 1984 05:30 PM, La507, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 108ft / 33.1mTotal length
  • $1,523,000Total costs
  • 6,280Total average daily traffic
  • 926Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,795Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bienville, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 21990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bienville, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • La Hwy 507 2.5 Mi Ne (Lat: 32.376833 Lon: -92.944611), Call Sign: KKE420,
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.0600 MHz, Grant Date: 10/16/2012, Expiration Date: 01/05/2023, Certifier: Gary S Wester, Registrant: Southern Natural Gas Company, L. L. C., 569 Brookwood Village Ste 749, Birmingham, AL 35209, Phone: (866) 775-5785, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STATION, W Side Of Hwy 507 2.5 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 32.376806 Lon: -92.944583), Overall height: 123.4 m, Call Sign: WNET814,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1895.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/1998, Expiration Date: 01/14/2008, Cancellation Date: 07/09/1999, Phone: (404) 841-2064
  • STATION, W Of St Hwy 507 2.5 Mi Ne (Lat: 32.376611 Lon: -92.944000), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 122.5 m, Overall height: 124 m, Call Sign: WNTN567,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.131 MHz, 928.131 MHz, 941.281 MHz, 932.281 MHz, Grant Date: 05/05/2012, Expiration Date: 06/05/2022, Certifier: Gary S Wester, Registrant: Southern Natural Gas Company, L. L. C., 569 Brookwood Village Ste 749, Birmingham, AL 35209, Phone: (866) 775-5785, Email:
  • W Side Of Hwy 507 2.5 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 32.376806 Lon: -92.944583), Overall height: 123.4 m, Call Sign: WPNM543,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1865.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/13/1998, Expiration Date: 04/13/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/06/1998, Phone: (504) 846-6201
  • Bienville HS 260, Bienville La Site (Lat: 32.357444 Lon: -92.978417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WQJI214,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHz... (+4 more), Grant Date: 10/02/2018, Expiration Date: 09/17/2028, Certifier: Elizabeth Creekmore, Registrant: Nexus Systems, Inc., 363 Venable Lane, Monroe, LA 71203, Phone: (318) 323-5578, Email:
  • BIENVILLE LA, Louisiana 9 (Lat: 32.374917 Lon: -92.978222), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQTW880,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 04/29/2014, Expiration Date: 04/29/2024, Certifier: Steven A Regitz, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: WB5WKN, Licensee ID: L00282616, Grant Date: 10/17/2016, Expiration Date: 01/02/2027, Certifier: George L Pinckard, Registrant: George L Pinckard, 12466 Hwy 501, Bienville, LA 71008
  • Call Sign: WB5WNA, Licensee ID: L00282573, Grant Date: 10/17/2016, Expiration Date: 01/02/2027, Certifier: Paula F Pinckard, Registrant: Paula F Pinckard, 12466 Hwy 501, Bienville, LA 71008
  • Call Sign: KD5LTU, Licensee ID: L00288410, Grant Date: 07/07/2010, Expiration Date: 09/29/2020, Certifier: Matthew L Pinckard, Registrant: Matthew L Pinckard, 12466 Hwy 501, Bienville, LA 71008
  • Call Sign: KE5SOI, Licensee ID: L01364810, Grant Date: 02/01/2008, Expiration Date: 02/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 01/24/2009, Certifier: Tommy G Robinson, Registrant: Tommy G Robinson, 16212 Hwy 4, Bienville, LA 71008

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 8. The highest number of fires - 21 took place in 2014, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Bienville, LA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (75.4%), and Structure Fires (15.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bienville, LA
    • 10175.4%Outside Fires
    • 2115.7%Structure Fires
    • 75.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 53.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bienville, LA
Most common first names in Bienville, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1070.3 years
Henry877.7 years
Mary780.4 years
Willie777.1 years
William780.4 years
George583.0 years
Jessie578.8 years
Sam575.8 years
Homer481.8 years
Annie486.8 years
Most common last names in Bienville, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bell1176.1 years
Davis1071.0 years
Collinsworth982.4 years
Combs879.3 years
Smith776.4 years
Shively781.3 years
Jackson779.6 years
Poland784.0 years
Murphy678.0 years
Martin671.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bienville, LA
  • 77.5%Utility gas
  • 20.2%Electricity
  • 2.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bienville, LA
  • 55.6%Utility gas
  • 44.4%Electricity


Bienville compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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