Jackson Parish

Jackson Parish, Louisiana

PO Box 730
Jonesboro, LA 71251
Phone: (318) 259-2424
Fax: (318) 395-0386
www.jacksonparishpolicejury.org

In north-central LA, southwest of Monroe; organized Feb 27, 1845 from Claiborne, Ouachita, and Union parishes. Name Origin: For Andrew Jackson (1767-1845), seventh U.S. president

Area (sq mi):: 580.34 (land 569.75; water 10.59) Population per square mile: 26.60
Population 2005: 15,135 State rank: 54 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.70%; 1990-2000 -2.00% Population 2000: 15,397 (White 70.70%; Black or African American 27.90%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 37.60
Income 2000: per capita $15,354; median household $28,352; Population below poverty level: 19.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,404-$24,577
Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.50% Median travel time to work: 24.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 51.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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On March 23, the School Based Health Center in the Jackson Parish Schools in Jonesboro will host "Fighting for Air" which features a poetry contest, a drama club performance, and a tobacco trivia "Are You Smarter than a Tobacco User?
Born in 1839 in Jackson Parish, Louisiana, Alice Alexander tells about a cruel overseer (manager) on the plantation where she grew up.
FMC Technologies - Houston, Texas Jackson Parish Sheriff's Department - Jonesboro, La.
The Joneboro Airport in Jackson Parish will obtain $140,000 to help fix up and reinforce its runway.
today announced an agreement to acquire producing oil and gas properties, acreage and other assets in the Vernon and Ansley Fields located in Jackson Parish, Louisiana from Anadarko Petroleum Corp.
lt; FMC Technologies - Houston, Texas < Jackson Parish Sheriff's Department - Jonesboro, La.
Anschutz Companies -- Vernon Field in Jackson Parish, LA for $2,540,000 and Lost Marsh Field in Brazoria County, TX for $1,150,000.
EXCO sold BG Group a 50% interest in its producing and nonproducing assets in a large area of mutual interest ("AMI") which encompasses most of EXCO's holdings in East Texas/North Louisiana, excluding the Vernon Field in Jackson Parish, Louisiana and the Redland Field in Bossier and Webster Parishes, Louisiana.
North Charleston, SC First Data Corporation - Greenwood Village, CO FMC Technologies - Houston, TX Jackson Parish Sheriff's Department - Jonesboro, LA Marks, O'Neil, O'Brien & Courtney, P.
Cabot purchased interest in three production units in the Vernon field, Jackson Parish, Louisiana from an undisclosed third party for $18 million during September.
Pursuant to a purchase and sale agreement ("PSA"), EXCO will sell BG Group a 50% interest in its producing and nonproducing assets in a large area of mutual interest ("AMI") which encompasses most of EXCO's holdings in East Texas/North Louisiana, excluding the Vernon Field in Jackson Parish, Louisiana, the Redland Field in Bossier and Webster Parishes, Louisiana and the Gladewater and Overton Fields in Gregg, Rusk and Smith Counties in East Texas.
In Cabot's north Louisiana Cotton Valley play, the Company just reached total depth of 16,600' at the initial well (the Womack #1) in Jackson Parish, Louisiana on the Clear Branch prospect.

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