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Demographics

People

Total Population345
Male Share of the Population48.4%
Female Share of the Population51.6%
Senior Citizens15.9%
Employed Population 16+115
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married47.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.5%
Median Earnings25+$17,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$15,625

Wealth

Median Family Income$30,179
% Above Poverty Level70.4%
% Below Poverty Level29.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.9%
Median Gross Rent$489
Median House Value$57,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)68.7%
French Except Basque12.5%
Canadian9%
German6.4%
Irish4.9%
English2.9%
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Fenton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jefferson Davis Parish
P.O. Box Zip Codes70640
Phone Area Codes337
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.37
Approximate Longitude-92.9

Fenton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationOBERLIN FIRE TOWER
Distance18 miles
Jan Temp41 to 60 F
Apr Temp57 to 79 F
Jul Temp73 to 92 F
Oct Temp57 to 80 F
Annual Precip66.9 inches
StationJENNINGS
Distance18.9 miles
Jan Temp41 to 59 F
Apr Temp56 to 77 F
Jul Temp73 to 91 F
Oct Temp58 to 80 F
Annual Precip60.6 inches
StationLAKE ARTHUR 10 SW
Distance26.3 miles
Jan Temp40 to 58 F
Apr Temp59 to 75 F
Jul Temp75 to 91 F
Oct Temp59 to 80 F
Annual Precip57.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Elton1,295$35,417
Iowa3,179$46,875
Jennings10,180$46,342
Kinder2,574$44,155
Reeves299$59,375
Welsh3,220$37,366

Fenton Public Schools

Fenton Elementary School
509 First Street
ZIP: 70640
(337) 756-2326
Primary
Total Enrollment 141
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