Evangeline Parish

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana

PO Drawer 347
Ville Platte, LA 70586
Phone: (337) 363-5671
Fax: (337) 363-5780
www.evangelinetourism.com

In south-central LA, northwest of Lafayette; established Jun 15, 1910 from Saint Landry Parish. Name Origin: For the heroine of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's (1807-82) poem of the same name

Area (sq mi):: 679.61 (land 664.27; water 15.34) Population per square mile: 53.50
Population 2005: 35,540 State rank: 31 Population change: 2000-20005 0.30%; 1990-2000 6.50% Population 2000: 35,434 (White 69.80%; Black or African American 28.60%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 33.70
Income 2000: per capita $11,432; median household $20,532; Population below poverty level: 32.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,846-$18,058
Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 32.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 36.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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PAA Natural Gas Storage, LLC has started commercial operations on the second of three storage caverns at its Pine Prairie facility in Evangeline Parish, LA, increasing aggregate working gas capacity to 13.
Results from an ongoing prairie restoration in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana are reported.
This project expands upon our robust gas storage experience, including the recent projects in Matagorda County, Texas, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana and in Europe.
NORTH & CENTRAL LOUISIANA -- 4 sites in Evangeline Parish including areas near Turkey Creek, Ville Platte and Mamou -- 2 sites in Allen Parish near Kinder and Reeves -- Multiple sites in addition to 3G service in Monroe -- 3 sites in Shreveport -- An expansion of both 3G and new sites in Alexandria and southwest of the city SOUTHEAST AND SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA -- 3 sites near DeQuincy -- 4 sites around Simmesport and Moreauville -- 5 sites in St.
E3 Consulting LLC has finalized financing for a 24 Bcf salt cavern gas storage facility in Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana.
HOUSTON -- PAA Natural Gas Storage, LP (NYSE:PNG) today announced that it is conducting a non-binding Open Season for 2 billion cubic feet (BCF) of firm natural gas storage service to be available beginning in the second quarter of 2011 at its Pine Prairie salt-cavern storage facility in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana.
At the Bayou Duralde Prospect in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana, the Company has participated in the completion of the Fontenot #1 well.
As designed, the 137-mile pipeline would extend to Evangeline Parish, LA and interconnect with various interstate and intrastate pipelines.
ASI Federal Credit Union serves individuals living, working, worshiping or attending school in the southeast Louisiana communities of Westwego, Bridge City, Waggaman, Avondale, Gretna, Harvey, Marrero, South Kenner, Orleans Parish, Lafourche Parish, Evangeline Parish, St.
In Evangeline Parish, Louisiana, the Fontenot # 1 exploration well was spud on May 12th and reached a total depth of 10,650 feet on June 6th.
is proceeding with plans to develop a salt cavern natural gas storage facility in Evangeline Parish, LA.
HOUSTON -- PAA Natural Gas Storage, LLC ("PNGS") today announced that it is conducting a non-binding Open Season for 2 billion cubic feet (BCF) of firm natural gas storage service to be available beginning in the second quarter of 2010 at its Pine Prairie salt-cavern storage facility in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana.

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