Cameron Parish

Cameron Parish, Louisiana

PO Box 549
Cameron, LA 70631
Phone: (337) 775-5316
Fax: (337) 775-7172

On the southwestern border of LA, south of Lake Charles; organized Mar 15, 1870 from Calcasieu and Vermilion parishes. Name Origin: For Robert Alexander Cameron, a Confederate soldier active in LA politics after the Civil War; or possibly for Simon Cameron (1799-1889), U.S. senator from PA (1845-49; 1857-61; 1867-77) and secretary of war (1861-62)

Area (sq mi):: 1931.60 (land 1312.96; water 618.63) Population per square mile: 7.30
Population 2005: 9,558 State rank: 61 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.30%; 1990-2000 7.90% Population 2000: 9,991 (White 92.50%; Black or African American 3.90%; Hispanic or Latino 2.20%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 35.00
Income 2000: per capita $15,348; median household $34,232; Population below poverty level: 12.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,930-$19,127
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 26.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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M2 EQUITYBITES-March 7, 2018-Venture Global & Shell renews existing SPA for LNG from Cameron Parish, Louisiana
Notes: all items may be seen at the cameron parish ambulance district 2 office at 979 main street hackberry, la.
HBW Resources was retained by Port Cameron, LLC to enhance its bid to identify and secure customers for its private deepwater staging port in Cameron Parish, LA.
Venture Global LNG is currently developing Calcasieu Pass project, a liquefaction and export facility in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, south of the city of Lake Charles.
Cheniere Energy Partners LP (NYSE MKT: CQP), a Delaware limited partnership that owns 100 percent of the Sabine Pass LNG terminal, located on the Sabine Pass Channel in western Cameron Parish, Louisiana, has announced its quarterly distribution.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on April 16 approved plans by units of Cheniere Energy Partners to add up to four modular trains of natural-gas liquefaction and export capability to an existing liquefied-natural gas terminal in Cameron Parish, LA.
Bernard's Parish; replacing a building at an assisted-living complex; and repairing the Cameron Parish recreation center.
The pipeline will transport natural gas to multiple pipelines from the Cheniere Sabine Pass liquefied natural gas terminal located in Cameron Parish, La.
On the eve of what is expected to be an active hurricane season, Cameron Communications announced that it has successfully rebuilt its central offices in Cameron Parish.
Sponsors of this project were the Gulf Coast Soil and Water Conservation District, Cameron Parish Police Jury, and the Cameron Parish Gravity Drainage Districts Numbers 3 and 4 (SCS 1967).
The Sabine Pass LNG terminal is located on 853 acres of land along the Sabine Pass River, on the border between Texas and Louisiana, in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.
Through its wholly owned subsidiary, the company owns 100% of the Sabine Pass LNG terminal located in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, on the Sabine-Neches Waterway less than four miles from the Gulf Coast.