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   (County: Tangipahoa Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Amite City Town, Louisiana give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 78

5 to 9 years : 84

10 to 14 years : 100

15 to 17 years : 95

18 and 19 years : 75

20 years : 58

21 years : 79

22 to 24 years : 114

25 to 29 years : 140

30 to 34 years : 184

35 to 39 years : 176

40 to 44 years : 119

45 to 49 years : 86

50 to 54 years : 161

55 to 59 years : 79

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 28

67 to 69 years : 11

70 to 74 years : 50

75 to 79 years : 44

80 to 84 years : 67

85 years and over : 44

Female:

Under 5 years : 136

5 to 9 years : 250

10 to 14 years : 109

15 to 17 years : 71

18 and 19 years : 110

20 years : 115

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 87

25 to 29 years : 230

30 to 34 years : 77

35 to 39 years : 118

40 to 44 years : 101

45 to 49 years : 197

50 to 54 years : 67

55 to 59 years : 204

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 78

65 and 66 years : 24

67 to 69 years : 23

70 to 74 years : 100

75 to 79 years : 98

80 to 84 years : 102

85 years and over : 34


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,109

Multiple ancestry : 569

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 38

Ancestry not reported : 536


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,235

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 8

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 214

5 to 17 years : 709

18 to 24 years : 638

25 to 34 years : 631

35 to 44 years : 514

45 to 54 years : 511

55 to 59 years : 283

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 90

65 to 74 years : 236

75 years and over : 389

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 214

5 to 17 years : 654

18 to 24 years : 622

25 to 34 years : 589

35 to 44 years : 483

45 to 54 years : 423

55 to 59 years : 241

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 68

65 to 74 years : 173

75 years and over : 310

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 55

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 42

35 to 44 years : 31

45 to 54 years : 79

55 to 59 years : 42

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 63

75 years and over : 79

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,678

Female : 2,136

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 203

Female : 218

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 8

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 9

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 1,512

Born in other state in the United States : 288

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,351

Now married, except separated : 970

Divorced : 372

Separated : 153

Widowed : 266

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 49

Now married, except separated : 129

Divorced : 74

Separated : 45

Widowed : 69

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Speak only English : 3,951

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 65

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 22


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 1,726   (52.7%)
  • Italian: 273   (8.3%)
  • United States Or American: 270   (8.2%)
  • Irish: 228   (7.0%)
  • German: 219   (6.7%)
  • English: 217   (6.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 174   (5.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 68   (2.1%)
  • Scottish: 27   (0.8%)
  • Polish: 15   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 12   (0.4%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 9   (0.3%)
  • European: 6   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Norwegian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Dutch: 3   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 3   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Amite City Town, Louisiana is 4,252



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Amite City Town, Louisiana: 1,898
Female Population in Amite City Town, Louisiana: 2,354


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Amite City Town, Louisiana: 32.5
Median Female Resident Age in Amite City Town, Louisiana: 34.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Amite City Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

42.7

Male

37.8

Female

49.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.3

Male

31.5

Female

33.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

54.5

Male

28.5

Female

57.0

Asian


Both sexes

23.8

Male

25.0

Female

23.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

35.5

Male

40.3

Female

22.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

30.0

Male

33.5

Female

26.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

32.0

Male

33.5

Female

24.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.0

Male

38.0

Female

49.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Amite City Town, Louisiana


  • White: 1,809
  • African American: 2,386
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 57



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Amite City Town, Louisiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Amite City Town, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (0.94%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.63%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 24   (1.89%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 36   (2.83%)
  • 9th Grade: 90   (7.08%)
  • 10th Grade: 130   (10.22%)
  • 11th Grade: 73   (5.74%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 61   (4.8%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 358   (28.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 66   (5.19%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 233   (18.32%)
  • Associate Degree: 4   (0.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 124   (9.75%)
  • Master's Degree: 26   (2.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (1.81%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.31%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 38   (3%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.39%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 20   (1.58%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 103   (8.12%)
  • 9th Grade: 45   (3.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 61   (4.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 95   (7.49%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 61   (4.81%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 350   (27.6%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 78   (6.15%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 160   (12.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 28   (2.21%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 159   (12.54%)
  • Master's Degree: 47   (3.71%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (1.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.32%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • Tangipahoa Parish School Board


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 59656 Puleston Road, Amite, LA 70422, Phone: (985) 748-7153, Students: 19,214 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • Amite Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 301 Vernon Avenue, Amite, LA 70422, Phone: (985) 748-6953, Students: 746 )

  • West Side Middle School


    ( Grades: 4-8, Location: 401 West Oak Street, Amite, LA 70422, Phone: (985) 748-9073, Students: 654 )

  • Northwood High School


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: 202 Robin Street, Amite, LA 70422, Phone: (985) 748-3989, Students: 180 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • Amite High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 403 South Laurel Street, Amite, LA 70422, Phone: (985) 748-9301, Students: 543 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • Oak Forest Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 600 Walnut Street, Amite, LA 70422, Phone: (985) 748-4321, Students: 363 )

  • Gordon-richardson Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-7, Location: Po Box 246, Amite, LA 70422, Phone: (985) 748-4907, Students: 29 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • Genealogy Branch & Adm. Office


    200 East Mulberry Street, Amite, LA 70422

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • Tangiphoa Parish Library


    761 West Oak Street, Amite, LA 70422

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Amite City Town, Louisiana


  • Amite City Museum


    101 South East Central Ave, Amite, LA 70422

  • Nurturing Our Roots Fine Art Gallery


    101 W Oak St, Amite, LA 70422

  • Tangipahoa Hotel Cultural Center Inc


    Po Box 1017, Amite, LA 70422

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Amite City Town, Louisiana affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Amite City Town, Louisiana.

Area Features of Amite City Town, Louisiana


Building


(1) Hillsdale Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Montpelier Fire Department   (3) Montpelier Police Department - Chief   (4) Saint Helena Fire District 4 Station 1   (5) Saint Helena Parish Police Jury  

Cemetery


(1) Arbuthnot Cemetery   (2) Chapman Cemetery   (3) George Cemetery   (4) Hillsdale Cemetery   (5) Jackson Cemetery   (6) Kemp Cemetery   (7) Kendrick Cemetery   (8) Mcgehee Cemetery   (9) Nettles Cemetery   (10) New Hope Cemetery   (11) Roberts Cemetery  

Church


(1) Baker Chapel   (2) Baygall Church   (3) Greater Trinity African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church   (4) Holly Hill Church   (5) Jackson Church   (6) Killian Church   (7) Lazzard Church   (8) Midway Church   (9) Montpelier Baptist Church   (10) Morgan Chapel   (11) Morgan Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (12) Morris Chapel Church Of God   (13) Mount Zion Freewill Baptist Church   (14) New Hope Church   (15) Rick Chapel   (16) Rocky Hill Church   (17) Saint Mary Church   (18) Shiloh Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 3   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 5   (3) Village Of Montpelier   (4) Ward Five   (5) Ward Three  

Lake


(1) Sweet Gum Pond  

Populated Place


(1) Hillsdale   (2) Jack   (3) Montpelier  

School


(1) Butler School Historical   (2) Fifth Ward School Historical   (3) Jackson School   (4) Rocky Hill School Historical   (5) Saint Helena Head Start School   (6) Woodland School  

Stream


(1) Bell Branch   (2) Bracheen Branch   (3) Bridge Branch   (4) Brushy Creek   (5) Chandler Branch   (6) Coffman Creek   (7) Crooked Branch   (8) Distillery Branch   (9) East Spring Branch   (10) Fred Branch   (11) Glass Branch   (12) Hoffman Creek   (13) Jones Branch   (14) Jordan Branch   (15) Joseph Branch   (16) Kale Branch   (17) Killian Branch   (18) Raby Branch   (19) Raymond Branch   (20) Red Hill Branch   (21) Spring Branch   (22) Spring Creek   (23) Stone Branch   (24) Twelvemile Creek   (25) West Spring Branch   (26) Williams Branch   (27) Womack Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Amite City Town, Louisiana

70422 (pop. 12,266)


Cities Nearby Amite City Town, Louisiana

Roseland Town, LA  (pop. 1,388) 2.4 Miles
Independence Town, LA  (pop. 1,803) 6.5 Miles
Montpelier Village, LA  (pop. 329) 9.3 Miles
Tangipahoa Village, LA  (pop. 475) 10.1 Miles
Tickfaw Village, LA  (pop. 463) 10.6 Miles
Greensburg Town, LA  (pop. 731) 11.8 Miles
Natalbany Cdp, LA  (pop. 1,491) 12.6 Miles
Kentwood Town, LA  (pop. 1,755) 14.3 Miles
Hammond City, LA  (pop. 20,207) 15.7 Miles
Albany Village, LA  (pop. 1,024) 16.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Amite City Town, Louisiana

985



Elevation in Amite City Town, Louisiana is 131.0 ft. (40.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Amite City Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.728718 N        Long: -90.508519 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Amite City Town, Louisiana need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Louisiana

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.41 7.05 4.19 6.88 0.00 6.00
  Total Electric Industry 7.41 7.05 4.19 6.88 0.00 6.00
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.40 7.03 4.15 6.36 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.40 7.03 4.15 6.36 0.00 5.94
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 7.19 4.22 6.44 0.00 6.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 7.19 4.22 6.44 0.00 6.01
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 7.38 4.44 7.11 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 7.38 4.44 7.11 0.00 6.26
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.61 7.20 4.22 6.81 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.61 7.20 4.22 6.81 0.00 6.05
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.23 6.77 3.97 6.97 0.00 5.75
  Total Electric Industry 7.23 6.77 3.97 6.97 0.00 5.75
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.55 7.12 4.32 7.78 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.55 7.12 4.32 7.78 0.00 6.07
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.99 4.39 6.48 0.00 5.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.99 4.39 6.48 0.00 5.99
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.07 6.56 4.15 6.62 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.07 6.56 4.15 6.62 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.59 4.25 6.20 0.00 5.81
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.59 4.25 6.20 0.00 5.81
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 7.18 5.00 6.98 0.00 6.48
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 7.18 5.00 6.98 0.00 6.48
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.92 7.58 5.58 8.43 0.00 6.96
  Total Electric Industry 7.92 7.58 5.58 8.43 0.00 6.96
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.10 6.64 4.42 7.05 0.00 5.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.10 6.64 4.42 7.05 0.00 5.99
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 7.42 5.57 0.00 7.32 6.93
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 7.42 5.57 0.00 7.32 6.93
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 7.58 5.82 0.00 7.09 7.13
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 7.58 5.82 0.00 7.09 7.13
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.87 8.56 6.71 0.00 7.63 8.03
  Total Electric Industry 8.87 8.56 6.71 0.00 7.63 8.03
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.14 9.03 6.87 0.00 14.10 8.30
  Total Electric Industry 9.14 9.03 6.87 0.00 14.10 8.30

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Amite City Town, Louisiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 73   (5.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 53   (4.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 89   (6.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 158   (12.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 110   (8.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 191   (14.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 200   (15.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 142   (11.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 44   (3.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 57   (4.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 21   (1.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 84   (6.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 56   (4.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,074

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 0

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 56

Other means : 40

Worked at home : 42


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 168

5 to 9 minutes : 391

10 to 14 minutes : 132

15 to 19 minutes : 72

20 to 24 minutes : 49

25 to 29 minutes : 21

30 to 34 minutes : 114

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 23

60 to 89 minutes : 158

90 or more minutes : 42


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

With Social Security income : 499

No Social Security income : 794


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

With retirement income : 222

No retirement income : 1,071


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 131

$10,000 to $14,999 : 49

$15,000 to $19,999 : 90

$20,000 to $24,999 : 93

$25,000 to $29,999 : 108

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 41

$40,000 to $44,999 : 31

$45,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 152

$60,000 to $74,999 : 85

$75,000 to $99,999 : 71

$100,000 to $124,999 : 61

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $32,788


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • WOMN (1110 AM; 1.0 kW; Franklinton, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc.)
  • WFPR (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Hammond, LA; Owner: North Shore Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WABL (1570 AM; 0.5 kW; Roseland, LA; Owner: Spotlight Broadcasting Llc)
  • WASO (730 AM; 0.25 kW; Covington, LA; Owner: Mcdj, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • WJSH (104.7 FM; Covington, LA; Owner: Southwest Broadcasting)
  • KRLH (89.5 FM; Franklinton, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: Baton Rouge Acorn)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: Baton Rouge Progressive Network)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: Louisiana Community Development Capital Fund, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: Louisiana Educational Television Authority)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: The Foundation Of Mary)
  • KSLU (90.9 FM; Hammond, LA; Owner: Southeastern Louisiana University)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Kentwood, LA; Owner: Providence Educational Foundation, Inc.)
  • WWRA (91.9 FM; Greensburg, LA; Owner: Victory Harvest Church)
  • WUUU (98.9 FM; Folsom, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc.)
  • WUUU (98.9 FM; Franklinton, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Amite City Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 177  (26.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 109  (16.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 87  (13.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 131  (19.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 199  (29.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 180  (26.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 228  (33.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 248 Farms In Amite City Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Amite City Town, Louisiana

First Guaranty Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 23

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Woodforest National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 763

Florida Parishes Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $216.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

First Nbc Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 33

First Bank And Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $748.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 14

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • Hammond Northshore Regional


    (about 15.3 miles in Hammond, Louisiana; Airport Code: LA2)

  • McComb/Pike County/John E. Lewis Field


    (about 31.2 miles in Fernwood, Mississippi; Airport Code: MCB)

  • Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field


    (about 40.5 miles in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Airport Code: BTR)

  • Louis Armstrong New Orleans International


    (about 53.2 miles in Kenner, Louisiana; Airport Code: MSY)

  • Picayune Municipal


    (about 53.6 miles in Nicholson, Mississippi; Airport Code: MS2)

  • Lakefront


    (about 55.6 miles in New Orleans, Louisiana; Airport Code: NEW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Amite City Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.45%

Carpooled

14.42%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.15%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.60%

Walked

4.00%

Other Means

1.43%

Worked At Home

2.94%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Amite City Town, Louisiana, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 467

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 28

Female householder, no husband present : 450

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 323

Householder not living alone : 25


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 22

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 1,271


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 342

Renter-occupied housing units : 125

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 28

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 339

Renter-occupied housing units : 111

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 179

Renter-occupied housing units : 169


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 211

$10,000 to $14,999 : 130

$15,000 to $19,999 : 161

$20,000 to $24,999 : 128

$25,000 to $29,999 : 108

$30,000 to $34,999 : 26

$35,000 to $39,999 : 41

$40,000 to $44,999 : 31

$45,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 152

$60,000 to $74,999 : 141

$75,000 to $99,999 : 61

$100,000 to $124,999 : 71

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 12


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Total : 1,560


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 1,293

Vacant : 267


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 26

Built 2000 to 2004 : 21

Built 1990 to 1999 : 59

Built 1980 to 1989 : 264

Built 1970 to 1979 : 292

Built 1960 to 1969 : 340

Built 1950 to 1959 : 91

Built 1940 to 1949 : 283

Built 1939 or earlier : 184


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 744

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 10

Electricity : 539

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 38

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 14

$20,000 to $24,999 : 48

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 41

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $69,999 : 104

$70,000 to $79,999 : 31

$80,000 to $89,999 : 63

$90,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 98

$125,000 to $149,999 : 98

$150,000 to $174,999 : 147

$175,000 to $199,999 : 24

$200,000 to $249,999 : 58

$250,000 to $299,999 : 8

$300,000 to $399,999 : 9

$400,000 to $499,999 : 9

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 13

Home equity loan only : 51

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 333

Housing units without a mortgage : 463


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Amite City Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : $1,000,001

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 : $139,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $112,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $78,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $65,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $128,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $108,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Amite City Town, Louisiana: 66.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Amite City Town, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 90.09%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 9.91%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Amite City Town, Louisiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 3 3 $323,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $323,000
2000        
  Single Family 5 5 $721,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $721,000
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 5 5 $770,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $770,000
2003        
  Single Family 4 4 $325,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $325,000
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $560,000
  Two Family 4 8 $160,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 11 $720,000
2005        
  Single Family 3 3 $669,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $90,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 7 $759,800
2006        
  Single Family 50 50 $4,313,854
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

50 50 $4,313,854


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Amite City Town, LA): $27,011
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Amite City Town): $59,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Amite City Town): $376
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Amite City Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 59.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.5%
Electricity: 37.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Amite City Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Amite City Town, Louisiana

Hood Home Health Service, Llc


     Address: 409a N W Central Avenue, Amite, Louisiana 70422
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/17/1984

Primecare Network, L.l.c.


     Address: 1201 Derek Drive, Ste 2, Hammond, Louisiana 70403
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/5/1991

American Nursing-new Orleans


     Address: 109 West Minnesota Park, Hammond, Louisiana 70403
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/14/1982

Metro Preferred Home Care, An Amedisys Company


     Address: 1007 W Thomas Street,suite J-1, Hammond, Louisiana 70401
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/4/1987

Lakeland Health Care Service Inc


     Address: 1206 Jw Davis Suite 109, Hammond, Louisiana 70403
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/27/2004

Hospitals Close To Amite City Town, Louisiana

Lallie Kemp Medical Center


     Address: 52579 Highway 21 South, Independence, Louisiana 70443
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

North Oaks Medical Center


     Address: 15790 Paul Vega Md Drive, Hammond, Louisiana 70403
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

S Pike Hosp Assc Dba Beacham Memorial


     Address: 205 N Cherry St, Magnolia, Mississippi 39652
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Fairway Medical Center


     Address: 67252 Industry Lane, Covington, Louisiana 70433
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Tammany Parish Hospital


     Address: 1202 S Tyler, Covington, Louisiana 70433
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Amite City Town, Louisiana

Tangi Pines Nursing Center


     Address: 709 East North Place, Amite, Louisiana 70422
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 70%

St Helena Parish Nursing Home


     Address: 32 North 2nd Street, Greensburg, Louisiana 70441
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Kentwood Manor Nursing Home


     Address: 921 Ave G, Kentwood, Louisiana 70444
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Hammond Nursing Home


     Address: 501 Old Covington Highway, Hammond, Louisiana 70403
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Landmark Nc - Hammond


     Address: 1300 Derek Drive, Hammond, Louisiana 70401
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 123
     Percent Occupied: 82%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Amite City Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 55 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Amite City Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 1,080
    Disabled Workers: 515
    Widowers Workers: 340
    Spouses Workers: 130
    Children Workers: 335


(updated 2007)



Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.42%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.14%
  • Other 1.44%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Amite City Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Tangipahoa Parish, LA

11.62 % of Tangipahoa Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,432

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $8,978

Louisiana Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Tangipahoa Parish, LA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • St Bernard Parish , LA 2.04 % ($39,038 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 1.68 % ($29,290 AGI )
  • Jefferson Parish , LA 1.32 % ($33,277 AGI )

Relocation away from Tangipahoa Parish, LA

6.77 % of Tangipahoa Parish tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $30,318

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,786

Louisiana Average 0.08 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Tangipahoa Parish, LA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Livingston Parish , LA 1.04 % ($30,334 AGI )
  • St Tammany Parish , LA 0.55 % ($35,564 AGI )
  • East Baton Rouge Par , LA 0.51 % ($26,463 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Louisiana

Low Bracket: $12,500 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $25,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Louisiana

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Amite City Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.





















Hurricanes And Storms In Amite City Town, Louisiana

  • Tropical Depression: FLORENCE - September 1988 - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Amite City Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Amite City Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 0 1 n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 23 0 24 n/a 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 3 5 4 n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 69 114 96 n/a 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 5 11 13 n/a 8
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 162 115 251 311 n/a 189
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 83 66 55 67 n/a 73
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,920 1,520 1,254 1,603 n/a 1,726
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 100 151 131 106 n/a 70
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2,314 3,477 2,987 2,536 n/a 1,655
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 299 357 324 380 n/a 352
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6,918 8,220 7,387 9,093 n/a 8,323
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 25 12 12 16 n/a 15
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 578 276 274 383 n/a 355
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 3 3 2 n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 162 69 68 48 n/a 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 23 19 18 21 n/a 20
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 108 131 118 126 n/a 109
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 65 75 68 74 n/a 65


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Louisiana

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
6,591 6,921 7,502 7,937 9,592 7,823 8,346 10,614 8,271 15,960


(updated 2014)



Jails in Amite City Town, Louisiana


  • Tangipahoa Parish Jail


    101 Campo Lane, Amite, LA 70422
    Confined: 523

  • Amite City Jail


    101 Oak Street, Amite, LA 70422
    Confined: 12


(updated 2006)



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