Concordia Parish


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Concordia Parish, Louisiana

PO Box 790
Vidalia, LA 71373
Phone: (318) 336-4204
Fax: (318) 336-8777

On the central eastern border of LA, west of Natchez, MS; original colony, organized Apr 10, 1807 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For either Concordia, the Roman goddess of peace and harmony, or a Latinized form of concord 'harmony.'

Area (sq mi):: 748.68 (land 695.91; water 52.77) Population per square mile: 27.70
Population 2005: 19,273 State rank: 49 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.80%; 1990-2000 -2.80% Population 2000: 20,247 (White 60.10%; Black or African American 37.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $11,966; median household $22,742; Population below poverty level: 29.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,050-$19,698
Unemployment (2004): 10.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.50% Median travel time to work: 26.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 42.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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3 Twenty-two-year-old Sam Fontenot, of Bossier City, Louisiana, was hunting on the Red River Wildlife Management Area in Concordia Parish on Jan.
The 18,500 acres Mainland has under lease stretches across the Mississippi River into Concordia Parish.
Sheriff Randy Maxwell from the Concordia Parish Sheriff's Office in Vidalia, La.
Local officials in Concordia Parish took advantage of the situation to arrest Adams and Clinton Clark for "collecting money under false pretenses" when they ventured into the parish on a fundraising trip in January 1942.
HOUSTON -- Trendsetter Production Company, a subsidiary of Hyperdynamics Corporation (AMEX:HDY), and its operating partner, Rabb Resources LTD, announced today that they have acquired a new 318 acre lease from Harrison Properties in Lake Curry Field in Concordia Parish, Louisiana.
Attendees presenting best practices included ARC's Kay Wilkins; Priority5's Bill Donaldson; Marcie Roth of FEMA's Office of Disability Integration and Coordination; Concordia Parish Industrial and Economic Development's Heather Malone; American Integration Contractors' Craig Noel; Indigo Vision's Paul Smith; Greater Lafourche Port Commission's April Danos; Gulf of Mexico Alliance's Laura Bowie; St.
The study was conducted in a 30-year-old cherrybark oak plantation located at Red River Wildlife Management Area, Concordia Parish, Louisiana.
Hyperdynamics plans to next move to the Black Hawk field in Concordia Parish, Louisiana to drill targets offset to its existing production there.
Presolicitation: Flood control mississippi river and tributaries concordia parish louisiana west bank mississippi river levees waterproof to upper concordia lake levee enlargement and berms item 374-r
1 well has begun on its Ashland Prospect located in Concordia Parish, Louisiana.
Breitling Energy is participating in the Jackson Prospect with Natchez, Mississippi-based Frank Davis Exploration Company, drilling a directional well from Concordia Parish, Louisiana to Adams County, Mississippi.

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