Fenton, Louisiana

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Population in 2017: 369 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.9%
 
Males: 187  (50.8%)
Females: 182  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

38.3 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 70591, 70640.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $24,080 (it was $21,125 in 2000)
Fenton:

$24,080
LA:

$46,145

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,533 (it was $9,958 in 2000)

Fenton village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $65,786 (it was $35,300 in 2000)
Fenton:

$65,786
LA:

$162,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $118,094; detached houses: $125,555; mobile homes: $62,689

Median gross rent in 2017: $499.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fenton: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 30.7%
(16.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.1% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Fenton, LA (2010)
    • 21155.7%Black alone
    • 13836.4%White alone
    • 154.0%Two or more races
    • 133.4%Hispanic
    • 20.5%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: French (7.5%), French Canadian (6.8%), English (4.1%), African (2.7%), Cajun (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 34 feet

Land area: 0.41 square miles.

Population density: 895 people per square mile   (low).

Fenton, Louisiana map

10 residents are foreign born

This village:

2.7%
Louisiana:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $308 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $236 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Charles, LA (20.2 miles , pop. 71,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (106.2 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (153.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Lacassine, LA (3.0 miles ),
Kinder, LA (3.1 miles ),
Iowa, LA (3.2 miles ),
Welsh, LA (3.2 miles ),
Reeves, LA (3.6 miles ),
Roanoke, LA (3.7 miles ),
Elton, LA (3.9 miles ),
Gillis, LA (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 30.36 N, Longitude: 92.92 W

Area code: 337

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

3.7%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +115 (+43.4%).
Most common industries in Fenton, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (20.4%)
  • Health care (19.1%)
  • Educational services (10.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.9%)
  • Chemicals (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Food (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (31.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (12.3%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (8.2%)
  • Food (8.2%)
  • Chemicals (8.2%)
  • Radio, TV, computer stores (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (34.2%)
  • Educational services (17.7%)
  • Construction (10.1%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.8%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (3.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Fenton, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (9.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction laborers (11.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (11.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.5%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (5.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (19.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (15.2%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)

Average climate in Fenton, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.0. This is about average.

City:

77.0
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.60. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.60
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.02. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.02
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2014 was 23.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.3. This is worse than average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Fenton-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.9 miles away from the Fenton village center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1952, a category F3 tornado 13.7 miles away from the village center injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fenton-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 239.9 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 476.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 231.6 miles away from Fenton 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) earthquake occurred 339.6 miles away from Fenton center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 237.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 334.9 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 Jefferson Davis Parish (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fenton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fenton:

  • ALLEN PARISH HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; KINDER, LA)
  • E NICHOLS STREET COMMUNITY HOM (Hospital, about 11 miles away; WELSH, LA)
  • GOLDEN AGE OF WELSH, LLC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WELSH, LA)
  • WELSH NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WELSH, LA)

Amtrak station near Fenton:

  • 20 miles: LAKE CHARLES (433 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fenton:

  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 18 miles; Lake Charles, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 22 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 53 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 53 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 55 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • Lamar University (about 73 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 73 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)

Public elementary/middle school in Fenton:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fenton: Kinder Police Department (A), Jefferson Davis Parish Fire District 5 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fenton include: Greater Saint Joseph Baptist Church (A), Fenton Baptist Church (B), Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Jefferson Davis Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.8 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

72.5%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

2.2%
Whole state:

6.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Fenton:

Marital status in Fenton, LA
  • Never married: 25.5%
  • Now married: 44.0%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 14.2%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

For population 25 years and over in Fenton:

  • High school or higher: 79.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Louisiana average:

11.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fenton, LA (based on Jefferson Davis Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,10011
Evangelical Protestant6,07823
Mainline Protestant1,38411
Black Protestant4413
Other2302
None7,361-
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: 10
Jefferson Davis Parish:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Jefferson Davis Parish:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Jefferson Davis Parish:

5.78 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.4%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

32.0%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jefferson Davis Parish:

11.1%
Louisiana:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fenton:

46.7%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fenton:

41.8%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.7
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.5%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.0%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fenton:

6.7
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fenton:

34.7%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

52.4%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Fenton:

79.7%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fenton, 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
Water Supply 3$5,524$22,0960$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 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
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 3$7,243
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$513
Transit 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$10,552
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$377
Health 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 3$5,524$22,09615$18,685

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

  • Current Operations - Housing and Community Development: $238,000 ($644.99)
    Regular Highways: $111,000 ($300.81)
    Water Utilities: $55,000 ($149.05)
    Sewerage: $49,000 ($132.79)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($132.79)
    Central Staff Services: $36,000 ($97.56)
    Financial Administration: $20,000 ($54.20)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($54.20)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($2.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($5.42)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing and Community Development: $23,000 ($62.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $201,000 ($544.72)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($2.71)

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

  • Charges - Housing and Community Development: $60,000 ($162.60)
    Sewerage: $25,000 ($67.75)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $105,000 ($284.55)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $90,000 ($243.90)
    Special Assessments: $3,000 ($8.13)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($2.71)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $71,000 ($192.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $121,000 ($327.91)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($18.97)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $32,000 ($86.72)
    Property: $12,000 ($32.52)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $8,000 ($21.68)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000 ($2.71)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $1,000 ($2.71)

Fenton government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,000 ($73.17)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,000 ($51.49)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000 ($21.68)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $131,000 ($355.01)

5.61% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,269 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
Louisiana average:

6.26%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Calcasieu Parish, LA  2.03% ($47,423 average AGI)
from Acadia Parish, LA  0.60% ($48,000)
from Allen Parish, LA  0.42% ($35,065)


5.47% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,206 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
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 Calcasieu Parish, LA  1.84% ($35,543 average AGI)
to Acadia Parish, LA  0.92% ($33,586)
to Lafayette Parish, LA  0.34% ($44,757)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fenton:

  • 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)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1 kW; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KXZZ (1580 AM; 1 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KAOK (1400 AM; 1 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCAST SERVICES,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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fenton:

  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHLA (92.9 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVEE (107.5 FM; LAKE ARTHUR, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOJO (91.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KYKZ (96.1 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBIU (103.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KYLC (90.3 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K201FO (88.1 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KQIS (102.1 FM; BASILE, LA; Owner: THIRD PARTNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBAN (91.1 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQLK (97.9 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC)
  • KKGB (101.3 FM; SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Fenton:

  • 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.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KVHP (Channel 29; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAM-LP (Channel 58; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • K51EC (Channel 51; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • K45DI (Channel 45; MERMENTAU, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KJEF-CA (Channel 13; JENNINGS, ETC., LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fenton fatal accident list:

Aug 7, 2016 05:36 PM, Us-165, Lat: 30.363958, Lon: -92.918631, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 9, 2012 04:36 AM, Us-165, Lat: 30.361031, Lon: -92.920650, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 5, 1983 02:10 PM, Hwy165, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 190ft / 58.2mTotal length
  • $541,000Total costs
  • 45,440Total average daily traffic
  • 3,856Total average daily truck traffic
  • 67,434Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fenton, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fenton, LA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fenton)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 5.5 Mi W Nw (Lat: 30.395472 Lon: -93.002361), Structure height: 463 m, Call Sign: KPH853,
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.980 MHz, Grant Date: 05/06/1987, Expiration Date: 06/01/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/03/2004, Registrant: Dow, Lohnes & Albertson, Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Ave., Nw; Suite 800, Washington, DC 20003, Phone: (202) 776-2000, Fax: (202) 776-2222, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • KPLC Xmitter Site, Tv Tower Rd (Lat: 30.396306 Lon: -93.000972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 440 m, Overall height: 460 m, Call Sign: WMU649,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6925.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/1994, Expiration Date: 06/01/2021, Registrant: Covington & Burling LLP, One Citycenter, 850 Tenth Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 662-5719, Fax: (202) 778-5719, Email:
  • FENTON ELEM, 509 First Street (Lat: 30.369000 Lon: -92.920500), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQLI835,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/03/2010, Expiration Date: 02/03/2020, Certifier: Josh Roy, Registrant: Detel Wireless LLC, 2028 Hwy. 115, Mansura, LA 71350, Phone: (318) 597-0303, Fax: (318) 597-3707, Email:
  • ENG-2, Tv Tower Rd (Lat: 30.396306 Lon: -93.000972), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 440 m, Overall height: 460 m, Call Sign: KA74846, Grant Date: 10/01/1981, Expiration Date: 06/01/2021, Registrant: Covington & Burling LLP, One Citycenter, 850 Tenth Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 662-5719, Fax: (202) 778-5719, Email:
  • STATION, Gsu Carter Substation 2 Miles Sse Of (Lat: 30.336583 Lon: -92.911250), Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WHH683,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6555.00 MHz, 6665.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/30/1999, Expiration Date: 09/29/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/05/2009, Registrant: Saic, Inc / Entergy Services, Inc, 425 West Capitol Ave Mbb-8f, Little Rock, AR 72203-0551, Phone: (501) 340-3116, Fax: (501) 340-3188, Email:
  • KPLC Xmitter, 5.5 Mi Wnw (Lat: 30.396306 Lon: -93.000972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 440 m, Overall height: 460 m, Call Sign: WLE785,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2042.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/1984, Expiration Date: 06/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 07/01/2009, Registrant: Covington & Burling LLP, 1201 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 662-5120, Fax: (202) 778-5120, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC5VPX, Licensee ID: L01152284, Grant Date: 07/07/2016, Expiration Date: 08/07/2026, Certifier: Douglas A Elter, Registrant: Douglas A Elter, Fenton, LA 70640
  • Call Sign: KD5BBM, Licensee ID: L01276406, Grant Date: 03/24/2017, Expiration Date: 06/11/2027, Certifier: Stephanie G Elter, Registrant: Stephanie G Elter, Fenton, LA 70640

Most common first names in Fenton, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary672.4 years
Joseph469.8 years
Eunice372.4 years
Alphonsine286.0 years
Eula283.5 years
Earl270.0 years
Alice269.0 years
George269.0 years
Laurits269.0 years
Marie278.0 years
Most common last names in Fenton, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Alfred867.5 years
Guillory673.3 years
Fontenot676.1 years
Coleman477.0 years
Mcnabb477.9 years
Peloquin480.8 years
Miller484.2 years
Greene381.3 years
Langley374.3 years
Leday375.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fenton, LA
  • 69.1%Electricity
  • 30.9%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fenton, LA
  • 51.1%Utility gas
  • 48.9%Electricity


Fenton compared to Louisiana state average:

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