Madison Parish

Madison Parish, Louisiana

PO Box 1710
Tallulah, LA 71282
Phone: (318) 574-0655
Fax: (318) 574-3961

On the northeastern border of LA, west of Vicksburg, MS; organized Jan 19, 1838 from Concordia Parish. Name Origin: For James Madison (1751-1836), fourth U.S. president

Area (sq mi):: 650.53 (land 624.09; water 26.45) Population per square mile: 20.00
Population 2005: 12,457 State rank: 56 Population change: 2000-20005 -9.30%; 1990-2000 10.20% Population 2000: 13,728 (White 37.10%; Black or African American 60.30%; Hispanic or Latino 2.10%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 29.80
Income 2000: per capita $10,114; median household $20,509; Population below poverty level: 36.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $13,988-$18,549
Unemployment (2004): 10.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.50% Median travel time to work: 22.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The proposed project would include upgrading 91 miles of track to Class 2 capacity, seven bridge upgrades, and extending short line rail access to the Port of Lake Providence and Madison Parish Port in Louisiana.
at Madison Parish Port, Louisiana, and finishes at the Vicksburg Waterfront.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-16 March 2010-S&P ups Madison Parish School Board's sales tax bond SPUR to A-(C)1994-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
Alliance will also perform services for new horsepower at the existing Tallulah facility in Madison Parish, LA on Boardwalk's Gulf South Pipeline.
Verhagen worked as a social worker for the Madison Parish Welfare Department for 33 years.
Here at age nineteen, he published his first sketch, "Cupping on the Sternum." He attended medical school in Louisville, Kentucky; and from 1846 until his death in 1850, he was a country doctor on the Tensas River in Madison Parish, Louisiana, where he wrote his "Swamp Doctor" stories.
-- Tensas River, Madison Parish, Louisiana, 9 May 1967, one specimen (NLU 6240), (Fig.
During September of 1994, specimens of the white heelsplitter Lasmigona complanata (Barnes) were collected from the Tensas River in Madison Parish of northeastern Louisiana.

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