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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bernice 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
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 110

5 to 9 years : 150

10 to 14 years : 69

15 to 17 years : 34

18 and 19 years : 37

20 years : 8

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 91

25 to 29 years : 67

30 to 34 years : 52

35 to 39 years : 15

40 to 44 years : 30

45 to 49 years : 40

50 to 54 years : 72

55 to 59 years : 33

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 14

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 2

70 to 74 years : 26

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 18

Female:

Under 5 years : 66

5 to 9 years : 64

10 to 14 years : 67

15 to 17 years : 46

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 32

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 50

25 to 29 years : 49

30 to 34 years : 57

35 to 39 years : 44

40 to 44 years : 53

45 to 49 years : 51

50 to 54 years : 85

55 to 59 years : 52

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 36

67 to 69 years : 39

70 to 74 years : 44

75 to 79 years : 35

80 to 84 years : 61

85 years and over : 63


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,772

Multiple ancestry : 90

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 63


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,846

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 27

Not a U.S. citizen : 52


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 176

5 to 17 years : 430

18 to 24 years : 225

25 to 34 years : 225

35 to 44 years : 142

45 to 54 years : 248

55 to 59 years : 85

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 26

65 to 74 years : 161

75 years and over : 191

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 153

5 to 17 years : 381

18 to 24 years : 177

25 to 34 years : 183

35 to 44 years : 111

45 to 54 years : 169

55 to 59 years : 83

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 127

75 years and over : 188

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 49

18 to 24 years : 31

25 to 34 years : 42

35 to 44 years : 31

45 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 2

65 to 74 years : 34

75 years and over : 3

Native, born outside the United States:

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 : 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 : 17

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 62

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
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 744

Female : 861

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 113

Female : 128

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 39

Female : 40


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 505

Born in other state in the United States : 133

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 62


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 366

Now married, except separated : 336

Divorced : 157

Separated : 58

Widowed : 198

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 56

Now married, except separated : 91

Divorced : 9

Separated : 28

Widowed : 21

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 27

Now married, except separated : 52

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,596

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 103

Speak English less than "very well" : 50


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bernice Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 1,077   (75.7%)
  • United States Or American: 153   (10.8%)
  • Irish: 65   (4.6%)
  • German: 38   (2.7%)
  • English: 30   (2.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 20   (1.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 8   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 6   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Italian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Scottish: 5   (0.4%)
  • British: 5   (0.4%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 2   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 2   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bernice Town, Louisiana is 1,925



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bernice Town, Louisiana: 896
Female Population in Bernice Town, Louisiana: 1,029


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bernice Town, Louisiana: 24.4
Median Female Resident Age in Bernice Town, Louisiana: 43.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bernice Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

50.0

Male

50.4

Female

49.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.7

Male

26.1

Female

34.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

25.5

Male

0.0

Female

25.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.5

Male

37.5

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

21.3

Male

21.0

Female

22.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

6.5

Male

4.0

Female

11.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.2

Male

18.3

Female

21.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.1

Male

51.3

Female

50.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Bernice Town, Louisiana


  • White: 700
  • African American: 1,201
  • American Indian: 5
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 17
  • Two or More Races: 2



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (2.77%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 21   (4.85%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (2.77%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 19   (4.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 13   (3%)
  • 10th Grade: 25   (5.77%)
  • 11th Grade: 22   (5.08%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 31   (7.16%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 182   (42.03%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (2.31%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 33   (7.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (2.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 26   (6%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (3.23%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.23%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.46%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 22   (3.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 17   (2.56%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (1.81%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 53   (7.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 16   (2.41%)
  • 10th Grade: 41   (6.18%)
  • 11th Grade: 45   (6.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 50   (7.54%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 213   (32.13%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 35   (5.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 56   (8.45%)
  • Associate Degree: 19   (2.87%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 42   (6.33%)
  • Master's Degree: 42   (6.33%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Bernice High School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 570, Bernice, LA 71222, Phone: (318) 285-7606, Students: 439 )



Museums Near Bernice Town, Louisiana


  • Bernice Historical Society Inc


    426 4th St, Bernice, LA 71222

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Bernice Town, Louisiana


Building


(1) Bernice Police Department   (2) Bernice Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Barrett Cemetery   (2) Bernice Cemetery   (3) Evergreen Cemetery   (4) Hopewell Cemetery   (5) Mount Olive Cemetery   (6) Mount Patrick Cemetery   (7) Shiloh Cemetery  

Church


(1) Evergreen Church   (2) Mount Olia Church   (3) Mount Sterling Church   (4) Mount Tabor Church   (5) New Bethel Church   (6) New Land Church   (7) Patrick Church   (8) Pine Grove Church   (9) Pisgah Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 4   (2) Town Of Bernice   (3) Ward Four  

Crossing


(1) Lowrys Ferry Historical  

Dam


(1) Lindsay Dam  

Hospital


(1) Tri - Ward General Hospital  

Oilfield


(1) Bernice Oil And Gas Field   (2) Bull Creek Gas Field   (3) Corney Bayou Oil Field   (4) Lynn Creek Gas Field   (5) Mount Olive Oil And Gas Field   (6) Shiloh Gas Field  

Park


(1) Lake D Arbonne State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Bernice   (2) Cane Ridge Historical   (3) Copley   (4) Evergreen   (5) Gills Ferry   (6) Hunt   (7) Pisgah   (8) Shiloh  

Post Office


(1) Bernice Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Lindsays Pond  

School


(1) Bernice High School   (2) Friendship School  

Stream


(1) Boatwright Creek   (2) Bull Creek   (3) Camp Creek   (4) Cane Creek   (5) Dry Creek   (6) Edmonds Creek   (7) Horse Trough Creek   (8) Jones Creek   (9) Lynn Creek   (10) Middle Fork Bayou D Arbonne   (11) Potter Creek   (12) Redden Creek   (13) Tenmile Creek   (14) Village Creek   (15) Wynn Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bernice Town, Louisiana

71222 (pop. 3,736)


Cities Nearby Bernice Town, Louisiana

Lillie Village, LA  (pop. 164) 6.8 Miles
Spearsville Village, LA  (pop. 127) 8.4 Miles
Dubach Town, LA  (pop. 689) 8.4 Miles
Lisbon Village, LA  (pop. 182) 12.7 Miles
Vienna Town, LA  (pop. 342) 14.9 Miles
Farmerville Town, LA  (pop. 3,595) 15.1 Miles
District 1-b, LA  (pop. 3,516) 18.6 Miles
District 1-a, LA  (pop. 4,173) 19.2 Miles
Downsville Village, LA  (pop. 129) 19.5 Miles
District 2-a, LA  (pop. 3,916) 19.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bernice Town, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Bernice Town, Louisiana is 233.0 ft. (71.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bernice Town, Louisiana

Lat: 32.821798 N        Long: -92.658114 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 12   (2.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 25   (4.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 49   (8.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 48   (8.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 101   (18.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 62   (11.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 85   (15.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 25   (4.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 14   (2.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 13   (2.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 54   (9.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 61   (11.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 532

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 9

In 3-person carpool : 14

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 10

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 6

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 : 40

Other means : 21

Worked at home : 6


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 16

5 to 9 minutes : 158

10 to 14 minutes : 84

15 to 19 minutes : 42

20 to 24 minutes : 34

25 to 29 minutes : 58

30 to 34 minutes : 140

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 10

45 to 59 minutes : 45

60 to 89 minutes : 35

90 or more minutes : 10


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 183

No Social Security income : 586


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 54

No retirement income : 715


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 116

$10,000 to $14,999 : 36

$15,000 to $19,999 : 34

$20,000 to $24,999 : 17

$25,000 to $29,999 : 62

$30,000 to $34,999 : 51

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $44,999 : 3

$45,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 17

$60,000 to $74,999 : 13

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $26,016


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Bernice Town, Louisiana

  • KDMS (1290 AM; 2.5 kW; El Dorado, AR; Owner: El Dorado Broadcasting Co.)
  • KELD (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; El Dorado, AR; Owner: Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KRUS (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Ruston, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Bernice Town, Louisiana

  • KMLK (101.5 FM; El Dorado, AR; Owner: Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KIXB (103.3 FM; Mount Holly, AR; Owner: Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KXKZ (107.5 FM; Ruston, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • KAPI (88.3 FM; Ruston, LA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KKDU (88.9 FM; El Dorado, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KLPI (89.1 FM; Ruston, LA; Owner: Louisiana Tech. University)
  • KGRM (91.5 FM; Grambling, LA; Owner: Grambling College Of Louisiana)
  • KAXV (91.9 FM; Farmerville, LA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KBYO-FM (92.7 FM; Downsville, LA; Owner: Union Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KNBB (97.7 FM; Dubach, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • KLBQ (98.7 FM; El Dorado, AR; Owner: El Dorado Broadcasting Co.)
  • KPCH (99.3 FM; Ruston, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Bernice Town, Louisiana

  • KTVE (Channel 10; Huttig, AR; Owner: Mission Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • 960920KK (Channel 30; Downsville, LA; Owner: Lamb Broadcasting Of Arkansas, Inc.)
  • KEJB (Channel 43; Huttig, AR; Owner: Km Television Of El Dorado, L.l.c.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Bernice Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 28  (10.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 37  (13.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 22  (8.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (7.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 34  (12.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 102  (33.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 73  (24.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 74  (24.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (1.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 62 Farms In Bernice Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Bernice Town, Louisiana

Community Trust Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 42

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Bernice Town, Louisiana

  • Ruston Municipal


    (about 21.5 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • Ruston Regional


    (about 21.6 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • South Arkansas Regional at Goodwin Field


    (about 29.0 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • Goodwin Field


    (about 29.0 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • El Dorado Airport


    (about 29.0 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • Monroe Regional


    (about 41.9 miles in Monroe, Louisiana; Airport Code: MLU)

  • Harrell Field


    (about 55.3 miles in Camden, Arkansas; Airport Code: CDH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bernice Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.70%

Carpooled

22.34%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.35%

Walked

1.60%

Other Means

1.60%

Worked At Home

1.42%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 188

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 70

Female householder, no husband present : 174

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 337

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 750


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 155

Renter-occupied housing units : 33

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 66

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 69

Renter-occupied housing units : 105

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 196

Renter-occupied housing units : 141


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 221

$10,000 to $14,999 : 103

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 50

$25,000 to $29,999 : 79

$30,000 to $34,999 : 89

$35,000 to $39,999 : 31

$40,000 to $44,999 : 34

$45,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 27

$60,000 to $74,999 : 13

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Total : 1,098


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 769

Vacant : 329


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 4

Built 2000 to 2004 : 68

Built 1990 to 1999 : 144

Built 1980 to 1989 : 308

Built 1970 to 1979 : 188

Built 1960 to 1969 : 148

Built 1950 to 1959 : 84

Built 1940 to 1949 : 99

Built 1939 or earlier : 55


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 284

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 3

Electricity : 480

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 2

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bernice Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 15

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $49,999 : 31

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $69,999 : 55

$70,000 to $79,999 : 82

$80,000 to $89,999 : 29

$90,000 to $99,999 : 34

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $174,999 : 33

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 14

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 13

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Bernice 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 : 4

Home equity loan only : 2

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 197

Housing units without a mortgage : 221


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $63,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $65,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $71,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $71,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $79,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $82,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $45,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $51,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bernice Town, Louisiana: 69.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Bernice Town, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Other institutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Bernice 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 $180,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $180,000
2000        
  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
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $400,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $400,000
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $210,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $210,000
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $85,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $85,000
2004        
  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
2005        
  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
2006        
  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


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Bernice Town, LA): $20,602
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bernice Town): $43,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bernice Town): $319
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bernice Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 63.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.2%
Electricity: 34.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.9%
Solar Energy: 0.3%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Bernice Town, Louisiana

Carroll Home Health


     Address: 927 North Trenton Street, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/18/1993

Union General Hosp Hha


     Address: 1065 Marion Highway, Farmerville, Louisiana 71241
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 12/7/1983

Medical Ctr Of South Arkansas


     Address: 460 West Oak, El Dorado, Arkansas 71731
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/29/1980

Union County Health Unit


     Address: 301 American Road, El Dorado, Arkansas 71730
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Claiborne Home Health


     Address: 619 East College Street, Homer, Louisiana 71040
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 1/5/1990

Hospitals Close To Bernice Town, Louisiana

Tri-ward General Hospital


     Address: 409 First Street, Bernice, Louisiana 71222
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Northern Louisiana Medical Center


     Address: 401 East Vaughn Avenue, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Green Clinic Surgical Hospital


     Address: 1118 Farmerville Street, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Medical Center South Arkansas


     Address: 700 West Grove Street, El Dorado, Arkansas 71731
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Homer Memorial Hospital


     Address: 620 East College Street, Homer, Louisiana 71040
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Bernice Town, Louisiana

Bernice Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc


     Address: 101 Reeves Street, Bernice, Louisiana 71222
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 40%

Northern Louisiana Medical Center


     Address: 401 E Vaughn Street, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 9
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Ruston Nursing And Rehabilitation Center,llc


     Address: 3720 Hwy 80 East, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 139
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Princeton Place-ruston


     Address: 1405 White Street, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 44%

Alpine Guest Care, Llc


     Address: 4396 Hwy 80 East, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 58%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bernice Town, Louisiana

Name: Grand Gulf
Address: PO Box 756; Port Gibson, MS 39150
Distance: 113 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bernice Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 410
    Disabled Workers: 110
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 85


(updated 2007)



Union Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.82%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.57%
  • Other 1.60%



(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 Bernice Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Union Parish, LA

6.41 % of Union Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,239

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Ouachita Parish , LA 2.43 % ($28,760 AGI )
  • Lincoln Parish , LA 0.62 % ($26,891 AGI )
  • Union County , AR 0.41 % ($22,200 AGI )

Relocation away from Union Parish, LA

6.51 % of Union 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 $32,585

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Ouachita Parish , LA 2.27 % ($31,641 AGI )
  • Lincoln Parish , LA 0.68 % ($26,320 AGI )
  • Union County , AR 0.49 % ($37,972 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 Bernice Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.

























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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 Bernice Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Bernice Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 1 n/a 0 n/a 1 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 0 56 n/a 0 n/a 60 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
Rape 0 2 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 110 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
Robbery 2 1 0 n/a 1 n/a 0 3 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 111 55 0 n/a 57 n/a 0 183 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
Assault 19 5 3 n/a 9 n/a 6 14 6 n/a 1 n/a 1
    per 100,000 1,051 275 168 n/a 510 n/a 358 856 369 n/a 59 n/a 61
Burglary 43 15 9 n/a 12 n/a 5 2 3 n/a 0 n/a 3
    per 100,000 2,378 826 504 n/a 680 n/a 298 122 185 n/a 0 n/a 182
Larceny Theft 62 46 43 n/a 22 n/a 10 6 7 n/a 3 n/a 10
    per 100,000 3,429 2,534 2,409 n/a 1,246 n/a 596 367 431 n/a 176 n/a 608
Vehicle Theft 1 4 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 55 220 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
Arson 1 1 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 55 55 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
5 2 1 n/a 3 n/a 2 4 2 n/a 0 n/a 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
27 17 13 n/a 9 n/a 4 2 3 n/a 0 n/a 3
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
16 9 7 n/a 6 n/a 3 3 2 n/a 0 n/a 2


(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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