Gueydan, Louisiana

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Population in 2019: 1,348 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -15.6%
 
Males: 589  (43.7%)
Females: 759  (56.3%)
Median resident age:

45.4 years
Louisiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 70542.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $34,701 (it was $22,165 in 2000)
Gueydan:

$34,701
LA:

$51,073

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,276 (it was $13,738 in 2000)

Gueydan town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $90,007 (it was $44,100 in 2000)
Gueydan:

$90,007
LA:

$172,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $103,047; detached houses: $104,943; mobile homes: $88,174

Median gross rent in 2019: $537.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gueydan: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.5%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 56.0% for Black residents, 14.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 60.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Gueydan, LA (2019)
    • 1,00881.0%White alone
    • 18314.7%Black alone
    • 282.3%Hispanic
    • 121.0%Two or more races
    • 70.6%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Gueydan, Louisiana as of April 20, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gueydan is 163 to 1.


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Ancestries: French (19.7%), French Canadian (16.0%), Cajun (15.3%), American (11.6%), English (1.6%), Italian (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 9 feet

Land area: 0.85 square miles.

Population density: 1,582 people per square mile   (low).

Gueydan, Louisiana map

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
Louisiana:

2.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $205 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $212 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, LA (31.4 miles , pop. 110,257).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (87.0 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (173.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Morse, LA (2.6 miles ),
Lake Arthur, LA (3.3 miles ),
Estherwood, LA (3.3 miles ),
Mermentau, LA (3.5 miles ),
Kaplan, LA (3.7 miles ),
Egan, LA (3.8 miles ),
Crowley, LA (3.9 miles ),
Jennings, LA (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 30.03 N, Longitude: 92.51 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Duck Capital of America

Area code: 337

Distribution of median household income in Gueydan, LA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Gueydan, LA in 2019
Gueydan satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $179,400
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.2%
Louisiana:

8.1%
Most common industries in Gueydan, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (17.0%)
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (30.9%)
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.2%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Health care (3.5%)
  • Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.7%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Gueydan, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Extraction workers (9.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Extraction workers (17.0%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)

Average climate in Gueydan, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Gueydan, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Gueydan-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Louisiana state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/29/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the Gueydan town center killed 2 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/10/1961, a category F3 tornado 12.6 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gueydan-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 45% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 171.6 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 443.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 173.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 179.7 miles away from Gueydan center
On 1/25/2013 at 07:01:19, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 164.6 miles away from the city 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 320.8 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 Vermilion Parish (27) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 15, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tropical Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gueydan topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Gueydan:

  • GUEYDAN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (710 5TH ST)
  • GUEYDAN MEMORIAL GUEST HOME (1201 THIRD ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Gueydan:

  • INTEGRATED HEALTH SERVICE OF KAPLAN (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; KAPLAN, LA)
  • CHRISTIAN VILLA (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CROWLEY, LA)
  • SUMMERWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CROWLEY, LA)
  • FMCNA - CROWLEY (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; CROWLEY, LA)
  • CROWLEY REHAB HOSPITAL, LLC (Hospital, about 16 miles away; CROWLEY, LA)
  • COMPASS BEHAVIORAL CENTER OF CROWLEY (Hospital, about 16 miles away; CROWLEY, LA)
  • LA BONNE MAISON NURSING AND REHA (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CROWLEY, LA)

Airports located in Gueydan:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gueydan:

  • South Louisiana Community College (about 31 miles; Lafayette, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 31 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 32 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 42 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 44 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 86 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 87 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)

Public high school in Gueydan:

Public elementary/middle school in Gueydan:

Private elementary/middle school in Gueydan:

  • ST PETER SCHOOL (Students: 75, Location: 513 6TH ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Gueydan: Gueydan Sewage Treatment Facility (A), Gueydan Police Department (B), Gueydan Museum and Cultural Arts Center (C), Vermilion Parish Library Gueydan Branch (D), Gueydan Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gueydan include: First Baptist Church (A), Gueydan United Methodist Church (B), Hubbard United Church of Christ (C), Saint Peter Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Cowland Island (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 605 McMurtry Street), Gueydan Duck Festival (Amusement & Theme Parks; 404 Dallas Guidry Road).

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

2.3 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

60.7%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.2%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
67 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Gueydan (2011 data):

  • Vermilion Bank & Trust Company: Gueydan Branch at 211 Main Street, branch established on 1980/09/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $121.3 mil, Deposits: $110.4 mil, headquarters in Kaplan, LA, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Vermilion Bancshares Corporation
  • Bank of Gueydan: Bank Of Gueydan at 111 Main Street, branch established on 1927/05/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $84.6 mil, Deposits: $68.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Gueydan Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Gueydan:

Marital status in Gueydan, LA
  • Never married: 28.0%
  • Now married: 41.3%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 12.8%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

For population 25 years and over in Gueydan:

  • High school or higher: 73.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 50.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
Louisiana average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Gueydan
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gueydan, LA (based on Vermilion Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic32,25916
Evangelical Protestant2,38718
Mainline Protestant1,30010
Black Protestant1901
Other41
None21,859-
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: 18
Vermilion Parish:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Vermilion Parish:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Vermilion Parish:

4.31 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
This county:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
State:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.5%
Louisiana:

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

12.1%
Louisiana:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.6%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Gueydan:

28.7
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gueydan:

20.2%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.6%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gueydan:

6.8
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.9%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
Gueydan:

51.1%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Gueydan:

75.4%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gueydan, LA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 5$19,087$45,8093$1,167
Streets and Highways 4$7,245$21,7350$0
Firefighters 3$7,048$28,1922$1,508
Housing and Community Development (Local) 2$4,506$27,0360$0
Water Supply 1$3,355$40,2600$0
Electric Power 1$5,458$65,4960$0
Financial Administration 1$2,000$24,0000$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$3,154
Totals for Government 17$48,699$34,37612$5,829

Gueydan government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $922,000 ($683.98)
    Police Protection: $312,000 ($231.45)
    Water Utilities: $222,000 ($164.69)
    Local Fire Protection: $205,000 ($152.08)
    Sewerage: $184,000 ($136.50)
    Gas Utilities: $177,000 ($131.31)
    Financial Administration: $112,000 ($83.09)
    Central Staff Services: $112,000 ($83.09)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($12.61)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($3.71)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $47,000 ($34.87)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($2.97)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.74)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.74)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $563,000 ($417.66)

Gueydan government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $136,000 ($100.89)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.74)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($1.48)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,548,000 ($1148.37)
    Gas Utilities: $207,000 ($153.56)
    Water Utilities: $171,000 ($126.85)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $173,000 ($128.34)
    Property: $21,000 ($15.58)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($1.48)

Gueydan government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,959,000 ($2195.10)

5.62% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,949 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
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 Lafayette Parish, LA  2.17% ($48,541 average AGI)
from Iberia Parish, LA  0.82% ($32,089)
from Acadia Parish, LA  0.46% ($33,663)


5.65% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,943 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
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 Lafayette Parish, LA  2.18% ($45,729 average AGI)
to Iberia Parish, LA  0.54% ($34,009)
to Acadia Parish, LA  0.37% ($30,273)

Businesses in Gueydan, LA

  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Gueydan:

  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1 kW; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSIG (1450 AM; 1 kW; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: ACADIA BROADCAST PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KROF (960 AM; 1 kW; ABBEVILLE, LA; Owner: ABBEVILLE BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gueydan:

  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KQIS (102.1 FM; BASILE, LA; Owner: THIRD PARTNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K201FO (88.1 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRKA (107.9 FM; ERATH, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KFXZ (106.3 FM; MAURICE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMDL (97.3 FM; KAPLAN, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KHLA (92.9 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; RAYNE, LA; Owner: BROADCAST PARTNERS, INC.)
  • KFTE (96.5 FM; BREAUX BRIDGE, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KVEE (107.5 FM; LAKE ARTHUR, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPEL-FM (105.1 FM; ABBEVILLE, LA; Owner: ABBEVILLE BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gueydan:

  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • K45DI (Channel 45; MERMENTAU, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K69HD (Channel 69; CHURCH POINT, LA; Owner: GULF MANAGEMENT II, L.L.C.)
  • KAGN-LP (Channel 65; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KAJN-LP (Channel 40; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K58GA (Channel 46; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: WNTZ-48, INC.)
  • KJEF-CA (Channel 13; JENNINGS, ETC., LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)

Gueydan fatal accident list:

Nov 21, 2014 08:02 PM, Cr-Alvie Rd, Lat: 30.057981, Lon: -92.548531, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 17, 2000 87:99 PM, Cypress Point, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 19, 1992 02:30 PM, So Third, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 34.9mTotal length
  • $1,299,000Total costs
  • 13,790Total average daily traffic
  • 1,616Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,401Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Gueydan, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Gueydan, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gueydan)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 10 Mi S (Lat: 29.943278 Lon: -92.655139), Call Sign: KKF204,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.3400 MHz, Grant Date: 08/02/2000, Expiration Date: 10/01/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Registrant: Sola Communications, LLC, 113 North Pat Street, Scott, LA 70583, Phone: (337) 235-1515, Fax: (337) 371-4373, Email:
  • .8 Mi N Of La Hwy 14 4.6 Mi N (Lat: 30.032972 Lon: -92.589583), Call Sign: KKF856, Licensee ID: L00009124,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.605 MHz, Grant Date: 05/13/2003, Expiration Date: 08/10/2013, Cancellation Date: 07/24/2003, Registrant: Mobil Oil Telcom Ltd, Fannin Bldg Rm 1619, Houston, TX 77210-4276, Phone: (318) 491-6649
  • White Lake Camp 9.3 Mi Sse (Lat: 29.891056 Lon: -92.525417), Call Sign: KKQ980,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.230 MHz, 153.230 MHz, Grant Date: 04/01/2004, Expiration Date: 06/19/2014, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2014, Registrant: Lockard & White, Inc, 3007 Earl Rudder Freeway S Ste 100, College Station, TX 77845, Phone: (281) 586-5741, Fax: (979) 217-8815, Email:
  • 10 Mi S (Lat: 29.943278 Lon: -92.655139), Call Sign: KNIF810,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.3400 MHz, Grant Date: 08/02/2000, Expiration Date: 10/03/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Registrant: Sola Communications, LLC, 113 North Pat Street, Scott, LA 70583, Phone: (337) 235-1515, Fax: (337) 371-4373, Email:
  • 2 Mi Se (Lat: 29.992139 Lon: -92.467361), Call Sign: KNJC900, Licensee ID: L00009124,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.605 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2001, Expiration Date: 09/04/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/05/2009, Registrant: Mobil Oil Telcom Ltd, Gsc-Gw3-366b, Houston, TX 77210-4934, Phone: (713) 431-4134, Fax: (713) 434-6036, Email:
  • 14 Mi S (Lat: 29.808278 Lon: -92.594306), Call Sign: WNJQ947,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.230 MHz, Grant Date: 05/30/2012, Expiration Date: 08/14/2022, Registrant: Lockard And White, Inc., 1b West Bronze Lane, Bryan, TX 77807, Phone: (281) 586-5741, Fax: (979) 775-4931, Email:
  • Lat: 29.984500 Lon: -92.514083, Call Sign: WQSJ320, Licensee ID: L01791011,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.720 MHz, Grant Date: 09/26/2013, Expiration Date: 09/26/2023, Certifier: Ronald Winch, Registrant: Florence Farms LLC, Lafayette, LA 70505, Phone: (337) 652-7356, Fax: (337) 536-7925, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KG5KZR, Licensee ID: L01995274, Grant Date: 01/13/2016, Expiration Date: 01/13/2026, Certifier: Bradley K Vincent Sr, Registrant: Bradley K Vincent Sr, 713 Levert St, Gueydan, LA 70542
  • Call Sign: KG5TOE, Licensee ID: L02109830, Grant Date: 06/07/2017, Expiration Date: 06/07/2027, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2017, Certifier: Robert G Linscombe, Registrant: Robert G Linscombe, 39730 Les Rois Road, Gueydan, LA 70542
  • Call Sign: K5ZRA, Previous Call Sign: KG5TOE, Licensee ID: L02109830, Grant Date: 08/29/2017, Expiration Date: 08/29/2027, Certifier: Robert G Linscombe, Registrant: Robert G Linscombe, 39730 Les Rois Road, Gueydan, LA 70542

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: HERRINGTON DOYLE G CHRISTAVIA MK-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60DH , Serial Number: 546, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 02/02/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Eric F Venissat, Po Box 211, Gueydan, LA 70542
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8154W , Serial Number: 28-2268, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 09/25/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Randy Lepretre, 5810 Campbell Rd, Gueydan, LA 70542

Most common first names in Gueydan, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph2376.0 years
John2273.1 years
Mary1576.9 years
Agnes1481.2 years
Charles1172.0 years
Edith1083.3 years
George1076.6 years
William976.4 years
Marie985.1 years
Robert865.4 years
Most common last names in Gueydan, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Broussard5875.5 years
Hebert4572.7 years
Benoit3671.4 years
Breaux2974.6 years
Vincent2774.8 years
Guidry2575.5 years
Simon2476.3 years
Marceaux2375.8 years
Touchet2371.7 years
Lege2077.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gueydan, LA
  • 52.4%Utility gas
  • 45.6%Electricity
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gueydan, LA
  • 53.4%Electricity
  • 46.6%Utility gas


Gueydan compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 9 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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