West Feliciana Parish

West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana

PO Box 1921
Saint Francisville, LA 70775
Phone: (225) 635-3864
Fax: (225) 635-3705

On the northern border of LA, northwest of Baton Rouge; organized Feb 17, 1824 from Feliciana Parish. Name Origin: From the divison of Feliciana Parish into two parishes: East and West

Area (sq mi):: 426.01 (land 406.00; water 20.01) Population per square mile: 37.40
Population 2005: 15,199 State rank: 52 Population change: 2000-20005 0.60%; 1990-2000 17.00% Population 2000: 15,111 (White 48.10%; Black or African American 50.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.60%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 36.60
Income 2000: per capita $16,201; median household $39,667; Population below poverty level: 19.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,062-$17,183
Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 28.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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This conversation with Hollis Milton, superintendent for West Feliciana Parish Schools, St.
Ruthie also let behind, and was in the intervening months loved and supported by, the community of Starhill in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana--"one of the last real places in America" as one of her brother's friends later describes it.
Emergence traps captured 24 adults (11 [female][female], 13 [male][male]) of this distinctive but uncommonly collected species in 2 areas of West Feliciana Parish from 17 samples of dead woody debris (limbs) with obvious signs of decay, collected from the ground, with samples comprised either of 1-2.
A specimen from Feliciana Preserve, West Feliciana Parish, may represent an undescribed species, and is not included here.
Tucked away in the far southwest corner of Mississippi and lying just across the line from West Feliciana Parish in Louisiana, Clark Creek Natural Area is one of nature's gems.
To my judgement that is one of the most important things you could have done for us especially in West Feliciana Parish.
24] In June 1937, a group of white men broke into the home of Willie Scott in West Feliciana Parish, seeking to lynch him.
128] In 1937, a report on the situation in West Feliciana Parish noted that "some of the negro union officers were quite capable of determined, courageous and effective leadership and quite competent to take care of themselves in a test of strength with the whites.
But I concede that my sister, as closed-minded as she was about life outside of West Feliciana Parish, was onto something.
InterAct Public Safety Systems, a supplier of public safety technology systems used by local, state, national and international government agencies, today announced that West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, has successfully deployed InterAct's 9-1-1 public safety communications system for its 9-1-1 center.
With its stable economy and close proximity to our other markets, West Feliciana Parish is a natural choice for us.

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