Ferriday Jobs

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    C.R. England - Natchez, MS

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    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
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    Schneider - Natchez, MS

    Owner-Operator Truck Driver - Pick Your Freight-10000000AQ This Owner-Operator truck driver position features the Percentage of Revenue program which provides you the opportunity...

    from Schneider - 3 days ago
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    USA Truck - Acme, LA

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    from USA Truck - 4 days ago
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Ferriday, Louisiana

Ferriday is a town in Concordia Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 3,723 at the 2000 census. Ferriday claims to have produced more famous people per square mile than any other American small town. This curious fact intrigued author Elaine Dundy who probed that phenomenon while profiling both celebrities and townsfolk in her book, Ferriday, Louisiana, published by E. P. Dutton in 1991.

Ferriday Careers

Among the most common occupations in Ferriday are Sales and office occupations, 22%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 21%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 65 percent of workers in Ferriday, Louisiana work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Ferriday Industries

The leading industries in Ferriday, Louisiana are Educational, health and social services, 23%; Manufacturing, 9%; and Retail trade, 8%. Simply Hired's Ferriday job listings indicate that the following industries in Ferriday are hiring the most workers:

Ferriday Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Ferriday, Louisiana is $20,190, and the median income of households in Ferriday was $14,732.

Average Salaries in Ferriday, LA

Ferriday, LA


According to our Ferriday Trends data, the number of Ferriday, Louisiana jobs has decreased by 9% since April 2013.
Ferriday job trends

Ferriday Employment Statistics

Population of Ferriday
Total population 3,723
Male 43.24%
Female 56.76%
Median age 34.2
Ferriday Housing
Owner-occupied homes 60.2%
Median cost of a home $45,700
Median mortgage payment $386
Renter-occupied homes 39.8%
Vacant housing 9.9%
Median monthly rent $246
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $23,654
Median for all female full-time $16,725
Household Income
Less than $10,000 36%
$10,000 to $14,999 15%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 8%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 8%
$75,000 to $99,999 2%
$100,000 to $149,999 0%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 20%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 22%
High school graduate 30%
Some college, no degree 15%
Associate's degree 3%
Bachelor's degree 6%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 38%
Currently married 40%
Separated 6%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 8%
White 24%
Black or African American 75%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Ferriday Commute
Carpool 18.7%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 20 minutes