Winn Parish

Winn Parish, Louisiana

PO Box 951
Winnfield, LA 71483
Phone: (318) 628-5824
Fax: (318) 628-7336

In north-central LA, southwest of Monroe; organized 1852 from Natchitoches, Catahoula, and Rapides parishes. Name Origin: For Walter O. Winn, a prominent lawyer and citizen

Area (sq mi):: 956.91 (land 950.49; water 6.43) Population per square mile: 16.80
Population 2005: 15,968 State rank: 51 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.50%; 1990-2000 3.80% Population 2000: 16,894 (White 65.70%; Black or African American 32.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 36.20
Income 2000: per capita $11,794; median household $25,462; Population below poverty level: 21.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,393-$18,243
Unemployment (2004): 6.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.40% Median travel time to work: 28.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Notes: The C-22 Hambone Sale is located within T13N, R5W, Sections 15, 21, 22, 27 and 28, Winn Parish.
In January, JELD-WEN said it would open a new wood composite door facing facility in Winn Parish, LA.
A quarter-size piece of meat was removed from the patient's throat, and he was transported to the Winn Parish Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
CASE FACTS: On September 6, 1993, Jan Wilson, then age 41, went to Winn Parish Medical Center with complaints of severe abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting.
Four bogs in Natchitoches Parish and three bogs in Winn Parish had pitcher plants, Sarracenia alata, the sine qua non of bog indicator species (Fig.
In 1999 and 2000 we conducted a floristic inventory of two of these newly discovered bogs: Lewis Klein's Bog in northeastern Natchitoches Parish (T13NR6WS35-36) and Lynn's Bog in northwestern Winn Parish (T13NR5WS9).
They operated during the late 1860s in Winn parish and made large incursions into the adjoining parishes.