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Demographics

Population

City of Natchitoches
18,275

Natchitoches Parish
39,166

Total Estimate
Civilian employed population 16 years and over — 16,068
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining — 956
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting — 421
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction — 535
Construction — 1,062
Manufacturing — 1,692
Wholesale trade — 260
Retail trade — 2,139
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities — 833
Transportation and warehousing — 574
Utilities — 259
Information — 186
Finance and insurance,
and real estate and rental and leasing — 595
Finance and insurance — 338
Real estate and rental and leasing — 257
Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services — 935
Professional, scientific, and technical services — 423
Management of companies and enterprises — 0
Administrative and support and waste
management services — 512
Educational services, and health care
and social assistance — 4,065
Educational services — 2,200
Health care and social assistance — 1,865
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services — 1,395
Arts, entertainment, and recreation — 241
Accommodation and food services — 1,154
Other services, except public administration — 964
Public administration — 986

– Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 2012

Transportation Assets

Natchitoches Regional Airport
www.natchitochesla.gov/airport/natchitoches-regional-airport

Two runways:
Runway 17/35: 5,000 x 150 feet; lighted and paved
Runway 7/25: 4,000 x 100 feet; lighted and paved

Full service FBO; full-service mechanic shop (24 hours); 100LL and Jet fuel available; courtesy cars available

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

Alexandria International Airport (AEX)
www.englandairpark.org/aex
Serviced by American Airlines, Delta and United

Highways
Interstate 49
U.S. Highways 71 and 84
Louisiana Highways 1, 6, 9, 117, 118, 119, 120, 153, 156, 479, 480 and 487

Railroad Service
Kansas City Southern
Union Pacific

Motor Freight Service
Major freight lines
Terminal facilities available within the parish

Waterways
Shallow draft port: Port of Natchitoches on the Red River
Closest deep draft port: Baton Rouge (160 miles)

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