Red River Parish

Red River Parish, Louisiana

PO Box 485
Coushatta, LA 71019
Phone: (318) 932-6741
Fax: (318) 932-3126

In west-central LA, southeast of Shreveport; organized 1871 from Caddo, Bossier, Bienville, Natchitoches, and De Soto parishes. Name Origin: For the river, which runs through the county

Area (sq mi):: 402.08 (land 389.29; water 12.79) Population per square mile: 24.30
Population 2005: 9,465 State rank: 62 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.60%; 1990-2000 2.50% Population 2000: 9,622 (White 57.60%; Black or African American 40.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 34.60
Income 2000: per capita $12,119; median household $23,153; Population below poverty level: 29.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,393-$18,618
Unemployment (2004): 9.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.80% Median travel time to work: 31.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Gen6 Proppants, a frac sand solutions provider, revealed its plans to develop a new frac sand mine to serve the Haynesville Shale region, with the acquisition of approximately 1,000 acres in Red River Parish in northern Louisiana.
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Segment 1 will originate in the northwest portion of Red River Parish, traverse through DeSoto and Natchitoches Parishes and terminate near Boyce, LA.
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For 2018, the company's board of directors approved a $20M increase to $85M-$95M to accelerate development in its core Haynesville Shale acreage position in the Bethany-Longstreet and Thorn Lake areas of Caddo, DeSoto and Red River Parishes, Louisiana.
It will be interconnected with CEFS's Magnolia Gathering System, also in the Haynesville Shale, which is being built to support Encana and Shell natural gas production in De Soto and Red River parishes.

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