Union Parish

Union Parish, Louisiana

100 E Bayou St Suite 105
Farmerville, LA 71241
Phone: (318) 368-3055
Fax: (318) 368-3861

On the central northern border of the LA panhandle, north of Monroe; organized Mar 13, 1839 from Ouachita Parish. Name Origin: For the union of the United States

Area (sq mi):: 905.28 (land 877.60; water 27.68) Population per square mile: 26.10
Population 2005: 22,901 State rank: 41 Population change: 2000-20005 0.40%; 1990-2000 10.20% Population 2000: 22,803 (White 69.20%; Black or African American 27.90%; Hispanic or Latino 2.00%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 37.30
Income 2000: per capita $14,819; median household $29,061; Population below poverty level: 18.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,170-$22,276
Unemployment (2004): 6.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 30.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 52.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Both of the deceased were from Farmerville in Union Parish. One was a student and one was not.
On 2 Sep 2014, nine open-grown sassafras trees (38-61 cm diameter at breast height) were observed with wilt-like symptoms near Bernice (Union Parish), in northern Louisiana (32.814184[degrees]N, 92.671021[degrees]W).
We used Victor kill traps (Woodstream Corporation, Lititz, Pennsylvania) to collect pocket gophers in every month from January 2010-July 2011 at a single location 6 km E of Spearsville in northern Union Parish, Louisiana.
The Garrett well in Claiborne Parish, La., peaked at 306 barrels, and the BML well in Union Parish had similar numbers.
2:215--making arrangements to arrest leaders of resistance in Union Parish while requesting copies of the order of amnesty be sent to the parish as well.
This paper evaluates the relationship between physiography and settlement geography in Union Parish, Louisiana between 1826 and 1936.

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