Cameron Parish

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Cameron Parish, Louisiana

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

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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2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CB&I(NYSE:CBI) today announced it has been awarded a contract by Cheniere Energy for general maintenance services including preventive maintenance, repair and testing services for the regas and liquefaction facilities at its Sabine Pass LNG terminal in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.
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.
Construction of $11bn liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project along the Calcasieu Ship Channel 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.
Both the proposed LNG terminal and the proposed pipeline system are located in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.
Sprawling over 203 acres, the export facility will be located in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, along the Calcasieu Ship Channel where it meets the Gulf of Mexico.
NYSE: CQP) is a Delaware master limited partnership that owns 100 percent of the Sabine Pass LNG terminal located in western Cameron Parish, Louisiana, USA on the Sabine Pass Channel.
Cheniere Partners is 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 and the Creole Trail Pipeline.
API welcomed final approval by the Department of Energy (DOE) for exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Cameron Parish, Louisiana and Martin County, Florida and urged the administration to accelerate the process for other projects.
OTCBB: BRZL), today announced the company has obtained a one month extension to purchase Renfro Energy, LLC, a Dallas based independent oil company with significant oil and gas assets in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.
is pleased to announce that it has engaged two leading manufacturing and engineering companies for its Calcasieu Pass Project in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.