Lake Arthur, Louisiana

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Population in 2017: 2,755 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.4%
 
Males: 1,371  (49.8%)
Females: 1,384  (50.2%)
Median resident age:

30.3 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 70549.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,119 (it was $24,898 in 2000)
Lake Arthur:

$31,119
LA:

$46,145

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,457 (it was $12,663 in 2000)

Lake Arthur town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $85,661 (it was $43,800 in 2000)
Lake Arthur:

$85,661
LA:

$162,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $91,925; detached houses: $107,681; mobile homes: $31,916

Median gross rent in 2017: $591.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lake Arthur: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 28.4%
(27.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.1% for Black residents, 34.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Lake Arthur, LA (2010)
    • 2,31284.4%White alone
    • 32611.9%Black alone
    • 501.8%Hispanic
    • 441.6%Two or more races
    • 50.2%Asian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Lake Arthur, Louisiana as of January 18, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lake Arthur is 213 to 1.


Crime rates in Lake Arthur by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(34.2)
1
(36.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(72.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(68.4)
2
(72.5)
2
(69.1)
1
(34.9)
1
(35.0)
2
(72.4)
1
(36.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.4)
3
(108.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(34.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(103.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.2)
1
(36.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
15
(513.0)
8
(289.9)
3
(103.7)
3
(104.7)
3
(105.0)
5
(181.0)
2
(72.4)
2
(73.3)
1
(36.4)
8
(290.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
30
(1,026)
21
(760.9)
16
(552.9)
27
(942.1)
18
(630.0)
15
(542.9)
8
(289.6)
7
(256.6)
8
(291.2)
12
(435.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
114
(3,899)
87
(3,152)
74
(2,557)
67
(2,338)
76
(2,660)
42
(1,520)
16
(579.3)
6
(219.9)
8
(291.2)
65
(2,358)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(136.8)
9
(326.1)
6
(207.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.0)
1
(36.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(110.0)
1
(36.4)
1
(36.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.2)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)474.7393.8264.7278.1202.3351.497.8123.571.4272.8

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Crime rate in Lake Arthur detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.99
Louisiana average:

3.01
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Ancestries: French Canadian (15.6%), French (15.2%), American (13.5%), Cajun (13.1%), English (12.8%), Irish (4.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 14 feet

Land area: 1.85 square miles.

Population density: 1,485 people per square mile   (low).

Lake Arthur, Louisiana map

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.1%
Louisiana:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $237 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $219 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Charles, LA (33.1 miles , pop. 71,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (95.4 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (163.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Mermentau, LA (3.0 miles ),
Jennings, LA (3.1 miles ),
Gueydan, LA (3.3 miles ),
Morse, LA (3.3 miles ),
Roanoke, LA (3.4 miles ),
Welsh, LA (3.7 miles ),
Estherwood, LA (3.8 miles ),
Hayes, LA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 30.08 N, Longitude: 92.68 W

Area code: 337

Distribution of median household income in Lake Arthur, LA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lake Arthur, LA in 2017
Lake Arthur satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $87,200
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $95,700
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $103,100
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $117,400
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $63,400
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $117,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $159,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Lake Arthur, LA residents
Average permit cost in Lake Arthur, LA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Historical population in Lake Arthur, LA
Historical housing units in Lake Arthur, LA
Most common industries in Lake Arthur, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (17.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (30.2%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (15.6%)
  • Educational services (14.6%)
  • Health care (13.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Lake Arthur, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.5%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (3.8%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.5%)
  • Extraction workers (6.5%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (6.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.3%)
  • Construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Waiters and waitresses (8.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.3%)

Average climate in Lake Arthur, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lake Arthur-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 45% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/29/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.2 miles away from the Lake Arthur town center killed 2 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1952, a category F3 tornado 13.0 miles away from the town center injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lake Arthur-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 215.9 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 454.0 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 207.8 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 329.7 miles away from Lake Arthur center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 213.2 miles away from Lake Arthur center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 352.9 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).
Lake Arthur topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lake Arthur:

  • PLAQUEMINE STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; JENNINGS, LA)
  • LOUISIANA HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE OF JENNINGS (Hospital, about 10 miles away; JENNINGS, LA)
  • SOUTHWEST COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; JENNINGS, LA)
  • CHURCH STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; JENNINGS, LA)
  • WESTEND HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; JENNINGS, LA)
  • DCI - JENNINGS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; JENNINGS, LA)
  • JEFF DAVIS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; JENNINGS, LA)

Airports located in Lake Arthur:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lake Arthur:

  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 31 miles; Lake Charles, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 33 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 39 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 39 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 41 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • Lamar University (about 84 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 84 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)

Public high school in Lake Arthur:

Public elementary/middle school in Lake Arthur:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lake Arthur: Talens Marine and Fuel Lake Arthur Dock (A), Jefferson Davis Parish Library Lake Arthur Branch (B), Lake Arthur Police Station (C), Lake Arthur Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lake Arthur include: First United Methodist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Antioch Baptist Church (C), Our Lady of the Lake Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Lacassine National Wildlife Refuge (Recreation Areas; 209 Nature Road), United States Government - Fish & Wildlife Service (Recreation Areas; 209 Nature Road).

Jefferson Davis 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 Lake Arthur and their reported violations in the past:

JEFF DAVIS WATER AND SEWER COMMISSION 1 (Population served: 8,340, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-02-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-02-2009), St Public Notif requested (DEC-10-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-10-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, 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 (JUN-11-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2014)
  • 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 (JUN-11-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2005), St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2014)
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.1%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Banks with branches in Lake Arthur (2011 data):

  • The Bank: Lake Arthur Branch at 800 North Highway 26, branch established on 2011/10/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $155.7 mil, Deposits: $136.2 mil, headquarters in Jennings, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Bancshares, Inc., The
  • Capital One, National Association: Lake Arthur Branch at 113 Arthur Avenue, branch established on 1945/10/01. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Jeff Davis Bank & Trust Company: Lake Arthur Branch at 338 Arthur Avenue, branch established on 1967/07/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $547.5 mil, Deposits: $475.6 mil, headquarters in Jennings, LA, positive income, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Jeff Davis Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Lake Arthur:

Marital status in Lake Arthur, LA
  • Never married: 34.8%
  • Now married: 39.9%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

For population 25 years and over in Lake Arthur:

  • High school or higher: 66.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Louisiana average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Lake Arthur
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Religion statistics for Lake Arthur, 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.
Louisiana:

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

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
This county:

5.78 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Jefferson Davis Parish:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

11.4%
State:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

32.0%
State:

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

11.1%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lake Arthur:

51.9%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.0%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Lake Arthur:

28.8
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.4%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lake Arthur:

10.4%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.5%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

58.7%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Lake Arthur:

79.1%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lake Arthur, 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 9$22,460$29,9470$0
Streets and Highways 4$6,049$18,1470$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 3$6,014$24,0560$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,561$21,3660$0
Financial Administration 2$4,553$27,3180$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,578$30,9362$750
Other Government Administration 1$2,542$30,5046$1,600
Sewerage 1$2,210$26,5200$0
Water Supply 1$2,639$31,6680$0
Firefighters 0$0 2$350
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$1,749
Health 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,771
Totals for Government 24$52,606$26,30314$6,220

Lake Arthur government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $19,000 ($6.90)
  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $2,000 ($0.73)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $586,000 ($212.70)
    Regular Highways: $585,000 ($212.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $350,000 ($127.04)
    Water Utilities: $324,000 ($117.60)
    Housing and Community Development: $229,000 ($83.12)
    Financial Administration: $177,000 ($64.25)
    Sewerage: $45,000 ($16.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $35,000 ($12.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($2.90)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($1.45)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($1.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $26,000 ($9.44)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $140,000 ($50.82)

Lake Arthur government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $259,000 ($94.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $232,000 ($84.21)
    Housing and Community Development: $106,000 ($38.48)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $127,000 ($46.10)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($7.26)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $20,000 ($7.26)
    Fines and Forfeits: $15,000 ($5.44)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $109,000 ($39.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $160,000 ($58.08)
    Other: $87,000 ($31.58)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $828,000 ($300.54)
    Property: $245,000 ($88.93)
    Public Utilities Sales: $131,000 ($47.55)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $107,000 ($38.84)

Lake Arthur government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $658,000 ($238.84)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $386,000 ($140.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $272,000 ($98.73)

Lake Arthur government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $100,000 ($36.30)

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)

Businesses in Lake Arthur, LA

  • SONIC Drive-In: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lake Arthur:

  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1 kW; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSIG (1450 AM; 1 kW; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: ACADIA BROADCAST PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lake Arthur:

  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • K201FO (88.1 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KQIS (102.1 FM; BASILE, LA; Owner: THIRD PARTNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE)
  • KHLA (92.9 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KRKA (107.9 FM; ERATH, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KFXZ (106.3 FM; MAURICE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; RAYNE, LA; Owner: BROADCAST PARTNERS, INC.)
  • K217DZ (91.3 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lake Arthur:

  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • K45DI (Channel 45; MERMENTAU, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJEF-CA (Channel 13; JENNINGS, ETC., LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • 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.)
Lake Arthur fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Lake Arthur fatal accident list:

Oct 24, 2009 00:27 AM, Sr-380, Lat: 30.091181, Lon: -92.679781, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 22, 2002 11:53 PM, Sr-14, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 17, 1982 01:30 AM, La14, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 85ft / 26.4mTotal length
  • $729,000Total costs
  • 12,522Total average daily traffic
  • 484Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,707Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lake Arthur, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 61960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lake Arthur, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lake Arthur)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Hwy 3056 3.5 Mi S Hwy 14 (Lat: 30.051611 Lon: -92.801250), Call Sign: WNGF345,
    Assigned Frequencies: 809.862 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2011, Expiration Date: 06/25/2021, Certifier: Dennis Skruhak, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Mobils Lakeside Field 18 Mi Sw (Lat: 29.997722 Lon: -92.807917), Call Sign: KFE333, Licensee ID: L00009124,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.605 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2001, Expiration Date: 09/04/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2001, Registrant: Mobil Oil Telcom Ltd, Fannin Bldg Rm 1619, Houston, TX 77210-4276
  • Mobile Oil Company Docks (Lat: 30.079111 Lon: -92.673194), Call Sign: KKF859, Licensee ID: L00009124,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.605 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2001, Expiration Date: 09/04/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2001, Registrant: Mobil Oil Telcom Ltd, Fannin Bldg Rm 1619, Houston, TX 77210-4276
  • 8 Mi Sw (Lat: 30.009111 Lon: -92.774583), Call Sign: KKX279,
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.2200 MHz, Grant Date: 06/26/2012, Expiration Date: 09/10/2022, Registrant: Transcanada, 5250 Corporate Drive, Troy, MI 48098, Phone: (248) 205-7464, Fax: (248) 205-4464, Email:
  • Nunez Landing (Lat: 29.995222 Lon: -92.791528), Call Sign: KNFY904,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.6000 MHz, Grant Date: 11/19/1996, Expiration Date: 11/19/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2001, Registrant: Keller And Hekcman LLP, 1001 G St Nw Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • 5.5 Mi Ssw (Lat: 30.009667 Lon: -92.730139), Structure height: 27 m, Call Sign: WNQU659,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.3000 MHz, Grant Date: 11/17/2015, Expiration Date: 12/03/2025, Certifier: Christopher Kinney, Registrant: Kinder Morgan Inc, 2 North Nevada, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, Phone: (866) 775-5785, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB5YVO, Licensee ID: L00710192, Grant Date: 07/02/2003, Expiration Date: 07/02/2013, Cancellation Date: 07/03/2015, Registrant: Fred Brunt, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Call Sign: KC5GDS, Licensee ID: L00584450, Grant Date: 11/13/1995, Expiration Date: 04/12/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2003, Certifier: Bryan T Benoit, Registrant: Bryan T Benoit, 513 Nemento Street, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Call Sign: WB5UHC, Licensee ID: L01126347, Grant Date: 03/08/2006, Expiration Date: 03/28/2016, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2018, Certifier: Michael J Stewart, Registrant: Michael J Stewart, 305 Commercial St, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Call Sign: NZ5P, Previous Call Sign: KC5GDS, Licensee ID: L00584450, Grant Date: 03/29/2013, Expiration Date: 05/06/2023, Certifier: Bryan T Benoit, Registrant: Bryan T Benoit, 407 4th St, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Call Sign: KB5FSG, Previous Call Sign: KE5FEY, Licensee ID: L01031176, Grant Date: 02/04/2016, Expiration Date: 02/04/2026, Certifier: Gerald J Miller, Registrant: Gerald J Miller, 6217 Morgan Shores Road, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Call Sign: KE5GNS, Licensee ID: L01084950, Grant Date: 02/06/2016, Expiration Date: 02/06/2026, Certifier: Nancy H Miller, Registrant: Nancy H Miller, 6217 Morgan Shores Road, Lake Arthur, LA 70549

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2776W , Serial Number: 1060, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 03/16/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 04/06/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Clyde E Newmiller, 6613 Morgan Shores Rd, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Aircraft: AMERICAN CHAMPION AIRCRAFT 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 443RL , Serial Number: 1223-96, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 09/19/1996, Certificate Issue Date: 12/15/2008
    Registrant (LLC): D & S Farms LLC, 2001 Fourth St, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5208Z , Serial Number: 22-8878, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 08/16/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 08/29/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Clyde E Jr Newmiller, 6613 Morgan Shores Rd, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Aircraft: BECK ALBERT T JR TITAN TORNADO II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 563AT , Serial Number: D95503C0HK0132, Certificate Issue Date: 05/17/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Jeremy J Oliver, 1200 Fourth St, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 98 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 939X , Serial Number: 453, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 06/23/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 03/14/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Dale Hughes, 8292 Hwy 382, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Aircraft: NEWMILLER CLYDE E AEROSKIFF (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 35CN , Serial Number: 00195, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 04/13/1995, Certificate Issue Date: 03/09/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Clyde E Newmiller, 6613 Morgan Shores Rd, Lake Arthur, LA 70549

Most common first names in Lake Arthur, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph2571.5 years
Mary2477.0 years
Agnes1479.3 years
John1475.4 years
Marie1276.7 years
Edward1164.8 years
Louis1175.2 years
William1172.5 years
Louise1075.7 years
Clarence1074.5 years
Most common last names in Lake Arthur, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Broussard8376.7 years
Benoit4374.7 years
Trahan4172.9 years
Duhon3677.2 years
Conner2576.1 years
Guidry2476.0 years
Leblanc1772.6 years
Sonnier1772.3 years
Fontenot1669.2 years
Landry1676.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lake Arthur, LA
  • 49.3%Utility gas
  • 49.0%Electricity
  • 1.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lake Arthur, LA
  • 55.0%Electricity
  • 45.0%Utility gas


Lake Arthur compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly 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 significantly above state average.
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