Cameron Parish

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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
Worth Hopper Dredging, Deep Draft Channel, Sabine-Neches Waterway, Texas, Jefferson County, Texas, & Cameron Parish, Louisiana Sabine Pass Outer Bar & Bank Channel
Once Cheniere's first LNG plant starts up, the company will have a new production train starting up every six months until mid-2019, leaving it with seven total lines of gas liquefaction at its Sabine Pass project in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, and at another terminal in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Both the proposed LNG terminal and the proposed pipeline system are located in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.
Port Delfin is a proposed deepwater port and floating LNG facility that will be situated around 50 miles off the coastline of Cameron Parish, Louisiana.
The Cameron-Creole Watershed Project incorporates approximately 113,000 acres in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.
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.
9bn liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal on Monkey Island in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, US has been bagged by Technip.
Venture Global LNG is currently developing Calcasieu Pass, 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.