Sulphur Information

Sulphur Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Sulphur, LA

General Sulphur Information

State: Louisiana

County: Calcasieu Parish

Close cities: Hackberry, LA, Moss Bluff, LA, DeQuincy, LA, Lake Charles, LA, Prien, LA, Westlake, LA, Killona, LA, Carlyss, LA, Vinton, LA

Sulphur Population (census data)
Total 19,515 (-5.3% since 2000)
Male 9,354 (47.9%)
Female 10,161 (52.1%)

Population Density: 1,944 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.8 (US Avg is 100)

Sulphur Elevation: 15 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $45,422

Zip Codes: 70665, 70663, and 70664.

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Sulphur Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.4%)
  • Black (4.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (18.9%)
  • United States (18.3%)
  • Irish (10.0%)
  • German (9.6%)
  • French Canadian (9.1%)
  • English (8.1%)

Local Sulphur Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: , Houston Rockets
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: University of Louisiana, McNeese State University,

Sulphur School Information

High Schools
Sulphur High School (100 Sycamore Street, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)
Middle Schools
Leblanc Middle School (1100 North Crocker Street, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)
Maplewood Middle School (4401 Maplewood Drive, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)
W. W. Lewis Middle School (1752 Cypress Street, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
D. S. Perkins Elementary School (565 North Crocker Street, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)
E. K. Key Elementary School (1201 East Burton Street, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)
Frasch Elementary School (540 South Huntington Street, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)
Richard W. Vincent Elementary School (1634 Beglis Parkway, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)
Vincent Settlement Elementary School (1072 Vincent Settlement Road, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)
W. T. Henning Elementary School (774 Henning Drive, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Jake Drost School For Exceptional Children (1100 North Crocker Street, Sulphur, LA, 70663 - Calcasieu Parish School Board District)

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