Allen Parish, Louisiana
Allen Parish is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. The parish seat is Oberlin and the largest city is Oakdale. Allen Parish is in southwestern Louisiana, southwest of Alexandria. Allen Parish is named for former Confederate States Army general and Governor of Louisiana Henry Watkins Allen. It was separated in 1912 from the larger Calcasieu Parish to the southwest.
Population & More
Median Household Income: $ 46,446
Persons in poverty: 21.6 %
High school graduate: 79.7 %
Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.3 %
Persons without health insurance: 10.1 %
Number of Companies: 1,170
Men owned firms: 654
Women owned firms: 409
Cities & Zip Codes: Elton, 70532 - Dry Creek, 70637 - Kinder, 70648 - Mittie, 70654 - Oberlin, 70655 - Pitkin, 70656 - Ragley, 70657 - Reeves, 70658 - Oakdale, 71463 - Elizabeth, 70638 - Grant, 70644 - Leblanc, 70651.