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   (County: Evangeline Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Basile 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
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 87

5 to 9 years : 56

10 to 14 years : 106

15 to 17 years : 20

18 and 19 years : 40

20 years : 26

21 years : 22

22 to 24 years : 123

25 to 29 years : 223

30 to 34 years : 142

35 to 39 years : 91

40 to 44 years : 99

45 to 49 years : 74

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 51

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 54

65 and 66 years : 22

67 to 69 years : 23

70 to 74 years : 5

75 to 79 years : 10

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 12

Female:

Under 5 years : 93

5 to 9 years : 48

10 to 14 years : 43

15 to 17 years : 38

18 and 19 years : 39

20 years : 15

21 years : 16

22 to 24 years : 41

25 to 29 years : 92

30 to 34 years : 48

35 to 39 years : 46

40 to 44 years : 41

45 to 49 years : 81

50 to 54 years : 87

55 to 59 years : 44

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 19

70 to 74 years : 33

75 to 79 years : 40

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 17


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,909

Multiple ancestry : 247

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 25

Ancestry not reported : 123


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,159

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 10

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 32

Not a U.S. citizen : 103


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 180

5 to 17 years : 311

18 to 24 years : 322

25 to 34 years : 505

35 to 44 years : 277

45 to 54 years : 305

55 to 59 years : 95

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 64

65 to 74 years : 102

75 years and over : 92

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 160

5 to 17 years : 297

18 to 24 years : 224

25 to 34 years : 413

35 to 44 years : 215

45 to 54 years : 249

55 to 59 years : 71

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 47

65 to 74 years : 95

75 years and over : 80

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 51

25 to 34 years : 48

35 to 44 years : 44

45 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 6

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 10

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 : 14

18 to 24 years : 47

25 to 34 years : 34

35 to 44 years : 18

45 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,068

Female : 807

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 211

Female : 73

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 10

Foreign born:

Male : 105

Female : 30


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 1,052

Born in other state in the United States : 210

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 36


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 505

Now married, except separated : 578

Divorced : 134

Separated : 122

Widowed : 134

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 80

Now married, except separated : 125

Divorced : 50

Separated : 3

Widowed : 6

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 69

Now married, except separated : 34

Divorced : 0

Separated : 8

Widowed : 13


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,555

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 78

Speak English less than "very well" : 67

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 317

Speak English less than "very well" : 31

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 1

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 48

Speak English less than "very well" : 6


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Basile Town, Louisiana

  • United States Or American: 404   (35.6%)
  • Other Groups: 250   (22.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 171   (15.1%)
  • French Canadian: 161   (14.2%)
  • German: 35   (3.1%)
  • English: 35   (3.1%)
  • Irish: 31   (2.7%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 24   (2.1%)
  • Scottish: 6   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 5   (0.4%)
  • Italian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.3%)
  • European: 2   (0.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Basile Town, Louisiana is 2,304



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Basile Town, Louisiana: 1,384
Female Population in Basile Town, Louisiana: 920


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Basile Town, Louisiana: 29.8
Median Female Resident Age in Basile Town, Louisiana: 33.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Basile Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

34.4

Male

33.7

Female

36.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.0

Male

34.5

Female

41.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

60.0

Male

60.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

26.5

Male

24.8

Female

32.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

29.6

Male

29.5

Female

35.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.5

Male

11.0

Female

10.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.0

Male

30.0

Female

31.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

36.3

Male

36.1

Female

36.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Basile Town, Louisiana


  • White: 1,298
  • African American: 842
  • American Indian: 3
  • Asian: 51
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 10
  • Some Other Race: 75
  • Two or More Races: 25



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 21   (4.16%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.4%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 31   (6.14%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 54   (10.69%)
  • 9th Grade: 28   (5.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 39   (7.72%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (3.96%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 32   (6.34%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 183   (36.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 28   (5.54%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 25   (4.95%)
  • Associate Degree: 29   (5.74%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 10   (1.98%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (0.4%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 14   (2.39%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 9   (1.54%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 32   (5.46%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 68   (11.6%)
  • 9th Grade: 52   (8.87%)
  • 10th Grade: 38   (6.48%)
  • 11th Grade: 41   (7%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (2.39%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 215   (36.69%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 18   (3.07%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 31   (5.29%)
  • Associate Degree: 14   (2.39%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 26   (4.44%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (1.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.51%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.34%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Basile High School


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: P O Box 666, Basile, LA 70515, Phone: (337) 432-5012, Students: 400 )

  • W. W. Stewart Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 1032 Belton Street, Basile, LA 70515, Phone: (337) 432-6412, Students: 313 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Basile Town, Louisiana

  • Basile Branch


    3036 East Stagg Avenue, Basile, LA 70515

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Basile 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 Basile Town, Louisiana.

Area Features of Basile Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Millers Flying Service  

Building


(1) Acadia - Evangeline Fire Protection District Central Station   (2) Acadia - Evangeline Fire Protection District Station 2   (3) Basile Care Center   (4) Basile Police Department   (5) Basile Volunteer Fire Department   (6) Evangeline Parish Library Basile Branch Library  

Cemetery


(1) Ashford Cemetery   (2) Cezar Cemetery   (3) Langley Cemetery   (4) Riche Cemetery   (5) Veillon Cemetery  

Church


(1) Annunciation Church   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) Greater Golden Light Baptist Church   (4) Saint Augustine Catholic Church   (5) Saint Monica Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 2   (2) Town Of Basile   (3) Ward Two  

Dam


(1) Louisiana Noname 105 Dam  

Lake


(1) Fruge Lake Historical  

Oilfield


(1) East Basile Oil And Gas Field   (2) North Basile Oil Field   (3) North Riche Oil And Gas Field   (4) North Tepetate Oil And Gas Field   (5) Riche Oil And Gas Field   (6) West Fenris Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Basile   (2) Duralde   (3) Hampton   (4) Redich   (5) Ritchie Historical   (6) Shady Acres Mobile Home Park   (7) Tyrone   (8) Unatex   (9) Williams  

School


(1) Basile High School   (2) Redich School Historical   (3) W W Stewart Elementary School   (4) Williams School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bayou Barwick   (2) Bayou Blue   (3) Bayou Duralde   (4) Berwick Creek   (5) Caney Creek   (6) Castor Creek   (7) Coulee Bayou   (8) Coulee Valentine   (9) Richards Gully   (10) Spring Gully   (11) Tiger Point Gully  

Tower


(1) Kbaz-fm Basile  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Basile Town, Louisiana

70515 (pop. 3,939)


Cities Nearby Basile Town, Louisiana

Basile Town, LA  (pop. 2,304) 0.0 Miles
Elton Town, LA  (pop. 985) 5.7 Miles
District 8, LA  (pop. 7,930) 9.7 Miles
Eunice City, LA  (pop. 11,298) 11.0 Miles
Iota Town, LA  (pop. 1,132) 12.6 Miles
Oberlin Town, LA  (pop. 1,857) 13.4 Miles
Kinder Town, LA  (pop. 2,375) 14.7 Miles
Mamou Town, LA  (pop. 3,409) 14.9 Miles
Chataignier Village, LA  (pop. 292) 17.8 Miles
District 7, LA  (pop. 2,349) 18.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Basile Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Basile Town, Louisiana is 72.0 ft. (22.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Basile Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.485148 N        Long: -92.600589 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Basile 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 Basile Town, Louisiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 53   (10.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 18   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 30   (5.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 73   (13.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 75   (14.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 73   (13.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 79   (14.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 15   (2.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 12   (2.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 11   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 38   (7.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 46   (8.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 434

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 55

In 3-person carpool : 12

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 : 7

Other means : 11

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 33

5 to 9 minutes : 70

10 to 14 minutes : 19

15 to 19 minutes : 73

20 to 24 minutes : 82

25 to 29 minutes : 40

30 to 34 minutes : 70

35 to 39 minutes : 32

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 13

60 to 89 minutes : 22

90 or more minutes : 65


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 233

No Social Security income : 467


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 140

No retirement income : 560


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 50

$10,000 to $14,999 : 40

$15,000 to $19,999 : 66

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 47

$30,000 to $34,999 : 33

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $44,999 : 7

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 28

$60,000 to $74,999 : 38

$75,000 to $99,999 : 53

$100,000 to $124,999 : 11

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $29,095


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Basile Town, Louisiana

  • KVPI (1050 AM; 0.25 kW; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1.0 kW; Jennings, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KSIG (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Crowley, LA; Owner: Acadia Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • KEUN (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Basile Town, Louisiana

  • KEUN-FM (105.5 FM; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Incorporated)
  • KKSJ (106.3 FM; Rayne, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Reeves, LA; Owner: Houston Christian Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Reeves, LA; Owner: Mcneese State University)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Reeves, LA; Owner: Neighborhood Improvement Coalition Acorn)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: The University Of Louisiana At Lafayette)
  • KITA (89.5 FM; Jennings, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KVPI-FM (92.5 FM; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; Church Point, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KRRQ (95.5 FM; Church Point, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KNGT (99.5 FM; Fenton, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Basile Town, Louisiana

  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; Branch, LA; Owner: Klfy, L.p.)
  • KADN (Channel 15; Church Point, LA; Owner: Comcorp Of Louisiana License Corp.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; Fenton, LA; Owner: Louisiana Educational Television Authority)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; Fenton, LA; Owner: Kplc License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Basile Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 37  (12.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 70  (23.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 26  (8.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 120  (39.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 59  (23.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 91  (36.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 80  (32.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (2.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 83 Farms In Basile Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Basile Town, Louisiana

Basile State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $59.3k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Basile Town, Louisiana

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 37.4 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Chennault International


    (about 37.5 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 41.3 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 44.6 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)

  • Polk AAF


    (about 52.3 miles in Fort Polk, Louisiana; Airport Code: POE)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 52.8 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 52.8 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • England AFB


    (about 58.1 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Alexandria International


    (about 58.3 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Basile Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

69.22%

Carpooled

23.32%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.37%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.75%

Bicycle

0.75%

Walked

3.54%

Other Means

1.12%

Worked At Home

0.93%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Basile 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
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 301

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 27

Female householder, no husband present : 109

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 211

Householder not living alone : 52


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 2

Male householder and female partner : 28

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 47

All other households : 623


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 244

Renter-occupied housing units : 57

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 18

Renter-occupied housing units : 9

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 35

Renter-occupied housing units : 74

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 179

Renter-occupied housing units : 84


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 110

$10,000 to $14,999 : 89

$15,000 to $19,999 : 73

$20,000 to $24,999 : 57

$25,000 to $29,999 : 86

$30,000 to $34,999 : 40

$35,000 to $39,999 : 16

$40,000 to $44,999 : 4

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 47

$60,000 to $74,999 : 64

$75,000 to $99,999 : 53

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 15

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Total : 779


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 700

Vacant : 79


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 30

Built 2000 to 2004 : 5

Built 1990 to 1999 : 85

Built 1980 to 1989 : 100

Built 1970 to 1979 : 106

Built 1960 to 1969 : 104

Built 1950 to 1959 : 130

Built 1940 to 1949 : 98

Built 1939 or earlier : 121


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 341

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 10

Electricity : 346

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 77

$15,000 to $19,999 : 26

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 19

$30,000 to $34,999 : 47

$35,000 to $39,999 : 21

$40,000 to $49,999 : 68

$50,000 to $59,999 : 44

$60,000 to $69,999 : 54

$70,000 to $79,999 : 25

$80,000 to $89,999 : 23

$90,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 31

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Basile 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 : 9

Home equity loan only : 7

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 209

Housing units without a mortgage : 251


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Basile Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : $91,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $34,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $63,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $63,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $14,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $49,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $33,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $37,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $52,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Basile Town, Louisiana: 68.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Basile Town, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 87.31%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 12.69%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Basile Town, LA): $18,922
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Basile Town): $32,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Basile Town): $310
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Basile Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 66.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.0%
Electricity: 29.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.6%


(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 Basile Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Basile Town, Louisiana

Evangeline Home Health


     Address: 1424 Fuselier Ave, Basile, Louisiana 70515
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/6/1972

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 143 North Fourth Street, Eunice, Louisiana 70535
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/14/1993

Allen Parish Home Health


     Address: 108 6th Avenue, Kinder, Louisiana 70648
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/27/1995

Synergy Home Care-acadiana Region, Inc


     Address: 114 North Lake Arthur Ave, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/28/1983

Jeff Davis Home Health


     Address: 1322 Elton Road, Suite B, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/25/1973

Hospitals Close To Basile Town, Louisiana

Acadian Medical Center


     Address: 3501 Highway 190, Eunice, Louisiana 70535
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Allen Parish Hospital


     Address: 108 6th Avenue, Kinder, Louisiana 70648
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Savoy Medical Center


     Address: 801 Poinciana Avenue, Mamou, Louisiana 70554
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Jennings American Legion Hospital


     Address: 1634 Elton Road, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

American Legion Hospital


     Address: 1305 Crowley Rayne Highway, Crowley, Louisiana 70526
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Basile Town, Louisiana

Basile Care Center


     Address: 2907 East Schambers, Basile, Louisiana 70515
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 53%

Eunice Manor


     Address: 3859 Highway 190, Eunice, Louisiana 70535
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 130
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Oak Lane Wellness & Rehabilitative Center


     Address: 1400 W Magnolia, Eunice, Louisiana 70535
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 91%

St Frances Nsg & Rehab Center


     Address: 417 Industrial Drive, Oberlin, Louisiana 70655
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Kinder Retirement And Rehabilitation Center, Inc


     Address: 13938 Hwy 165, Kinder, Louisiana 70648
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 83%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Basile Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 75 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Basile Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 265
    Disabled Workers: 120
    Widowers Workers: 105
    Spouses Workers: 55
    Children Workers: 85


(updated 2007)



Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 41.18%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.86%
  • Other 1.96%



(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 Basile Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Evangeline Parish, LA

5.66 % of Evangeline Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,531

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • St Landry Parish , LA 1.03 % ($21,558 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 0.47 % ($23,979 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.41 % ($32,452 AGI )

Relocation away from Evangeline Parish, LA

5.18 % of Evangeline 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 $26,877

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • St Landry Parish , LA 1.23 % ($27,379 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.66 % ($26,791 AGI )
  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 0.39 % ($18,923 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 Basile Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Basile Town, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
10/16/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/04/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
08/16/2006, 05:38 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/14/2005, 04:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/15/2005, 03:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/02/2004, 03:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/10/2004, 09:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
11/26/2003, 11:05 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/31/2003, 12:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/15/2001, 03:00 am 0 0 $5K --
01/29/2001, 06:45 am 0 0 $5K --
11/08/2000, 04:00 am 0 0 $5K --
11/08/2000, 03:45 am 0 0 $5K --
04/02/2000, 11:35 pm 0 0 $2K --
01/02/1999, 01:00 am 0 0 $100K --
02/10/1998, 03:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
10/23/1997, 08:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
01/01/1906, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
01/01/1903, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Basile Town, Louisiana

  • Tropical Storm: CARMEN - September 1974 - Wind Speed: 45 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 40 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 Basile Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Basile Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
Rape n/a 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 120 0 0 0 0 0 42 0 0 0 n/a n/a
Robbery n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
Assault n/a 4 3 3 7 4 4 7 1 3 1 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 240 184 126 293 177 167 293 42 127 54 n/a n/a
Burglary n/a 3 4 11 3 3 3 6 2 1 3 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 180 245 461 126 133 125 251 84 42 163 n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a 12 5 6 12 11 12 8 10 8 9 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 720 306 251 503 487 502 335 422 339 490 n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 60 0 84 42 0 0 0 42 0 0 n/a n/a
Arson n/a 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 60 0 42 0 0 0 42 0 0 0 n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 2 0 0 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 4 2 5 4 4 4 4 3 2 3 n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 3 2 3 3 2 2 3 2 2 2 n/a n/a


(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)



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