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   (County: Avoyelles Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bunkie City, 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
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 353

5 to 9 years : 103

10 to 14 years : 214

15 to 17 years : 127

18 and 19 years : 37

20 years : 69

21 years : 75

22 to 24 years : 91

25 to 29 years : 174

30 to 34 years : 140

35 to 39 years : 105

40 to 44 years : 108

45 to 49 years : 78

50 to 54 years : 98

55 to 59 years : 139

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 68

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 13

80 to 84 years : 25

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 179

5 to 9 years : 209

10 to 14 years : 130

15 to 17 years : 84

18 and 19 years : 73

20 years : 53

21 years : 21

22 to 24 years : 144

25 to 29 years : 73

30 to 34 years : 293

35 to 39 years : 139

40 to 44 years : 259

45 to 49 years : 122

50 to 54 years : 203

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 51

65 and 66 years : 70

67 to 69 years : 26

70 to 74 years : 29

75 to 79 years : 111

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 29


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,833

Multiple ancestry : 396

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 17

Ancestry not reported : 207


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,395

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 : 13

Not a U.S. citizen : 45


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 532

5 to 17 years : 867

18 to 24 years : 563

25 to 34 years : 680

35 to 44 years : 611

45 to 54 years : 501

55 to 59 years : 177

60 and 61 years : 66

62 to 64 years : 61

65 to 74 years : 209

75 years and over : 186

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 508

5 to 17 years : 813

18 to 24 years : 538

25 to 34 years : 611

35 to 44 years : 530

45 to 54 years : 446

55 to 59 years : 167

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 42

65 to 74 years : 182

75 years and over : 176

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 17 years : 35

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 69

35 to 44 years : 55

45 to 54 years : 55

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 14

75 years and over : 10

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 : 19

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 26

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,927

Female : 2,133

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 149

Female : 186

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 58


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 1,238

Born in other state in the United States : 156

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 13


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,352

Now married, except separated : 993

Divorced : 296

Separated : 146

Widowed : 163

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 116

Now married, except separated : 106

Divorced : 20

Separated : 0

Widowed : 34

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 26

Divorced : 0

Separated : 13

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,781

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 68

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 26


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bunkie City, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 1,803   (47.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 743   (19.5%)
  • United States Or American: 457   (12.0%)
  • Irish: 232   (6.1%)
  • Italian: 126   (3.3%)
  • English: 108   (2.8%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 91   (2.4%)
  • French Canadian: 71   (1.9%)
  • German: 62   (1.6%)
  • Subsaharan African: 46   (1.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 19   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 14   (0.4%)
  • European: 13   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 9   (0.2%)
  • Dutch: 6   (0.2%)
  • Polish: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bunkie City, Louisiana is 4,453



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bunkie City, Louisiana: 2,076
Female Population in Bunkie City, Louisiana: 2,377


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bunkie City, Louisiana: 24.4
Median Female Resident Age in Bunkie City, Louisiana: 34.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bunkie City, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

49.3

Male

44.3

Female

52.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.9

Male

26.8

Female

34.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

23.5

Male

33.5

Female

15.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.5

Male

37.5

Female

38.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

34.0

Male

56.5

Female

21.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.7

Male

15.3

Female

35.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.5

Male

30.5

Female

22.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.2

Male

45.0

Female

53.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Bunkie City, Louisiana


  • White: 1,407
  • African American: 3,001
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 45
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 32   (2.65%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 39   (3.23%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 27   (2.24%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 101   (8.37%)
  • 9th Grade: 80   (6.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 60   (4.98%)
  • 11th Grade: 90   (7.46%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 58   (4.81%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 456   (37.81%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 39   (3.23%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 106   (8.79%)
  • Associate Degree: 26   (2.16%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 54   (4.48%)
  • Master's Degree: 38   (3.15%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 84   (5.02%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 30   (1.79%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 55   (3.29%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 99   (5.92%)
  • 9th Grade: 79   (4.72%)
  • 10th Grade: 112   (6.69%)
  • 11th Grade: 78   (4.66%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 59   (3.53%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 647   (38.67%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 87   (5.2%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 97   (5.8%)
  • Associate Degree: 85   (5.08%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 107   (6.4%)
  • Master's Degree: 54   (3.23%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Bunkie Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P O Box 590, Bunkie, LA 71322, Phone: (318) 346-7292, Students: 568 )

  • Bunkie Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: P O Box 470, Bunkie, LA 71322, Phone: (318) 346-7227, Students: 189 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Bunkie City, Louisiana

  • Bunkie High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 435 Evergreen Street, Bunkie, LA 71322, Phone: (318) 346-6216, Students: 476 )

  • Louisiana School For The Agricultural Sciences


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 5303 Highway 115, Bunkie, LA 71322, Phone: (318) 346-8029, Students: 304 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Bunkie City, Louisiana

  • St Anthony Of Padua School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 116 S Knoll Avenue, Bunkie, LA 71322, Phone: (318) 346-2739, Students: 213 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Bunkie City, Louisiana

  • Bunkie Branch


    107 West Oak Street, Bunkie, LA 71322

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Bunkie City, 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 Bunkie City, Louisiana.

Area Features of Bunkie City, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Bunkie Flying Service   (2) Bunkie Municipal Airport   (3) Haas Landing Strip   (4) Mixon Airport  

Building


(1) Bunkie Fire Department   (2) Bunkie Police Department  

Canal


(1) Bayou Boeuf - Cocodrie Diversion Channel   (2) Bayou Boeuf-cocodrie Diversion Channel   (3) Turner Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Fogleman Cemetery   (2) Lauther Cemetery   (3) Pythian Cemetery  

Church


(1) Abram Temple Church Of God   (2) Amazon Baptist Church   (3) Apostolic Lighthouse Of Bunkie   (4) Booneville Church   (5) Christian Baptist Church   (6) David Haas Memorial United Methodist Church   (7) First Baptist Church   (8) First Union Church   (9) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (10) Pilgrim Church   (11) Saint Joseph Church   (12) Salem Baptist Church   (13) Second Union Church   (14) Trinity United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Bunkie   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 13 Historical   (3) Parish Governing Authority District 14 Historical   (4) Parish Governing Authority District 8   (5) Ward Ten  

Dam


(1) Lyle Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Bunkie General Hospital  

Lake


(1) Lac Bon Gar On   (2) Lake Wilson   (3) Lyle Lake   (4) Tanner Lake  

Locale


(1) Bennet Spur Historical   (2) Rays Ferry Historical   (3) Tanner Spur Historical  

Oilfield


(1) Bunkie Oil Field   (2) Cheneyville Oil And Gas Field   (3) Eola Oil And Gas Field   (4) Haas Oil And Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Bubenzer   (2) Bunkie   (3) Carboco   (4) Eola   (5) Friths Historical   (6) Gold Dust   (7) Haas   (8) Holmesville   (9) Kelley Historical   (10) Mcdonald Historical   (11) Milburn   (12) Oklahoma   (13) Shirley Historical   (14) Star Historical   (15) Stewart Historical  

Post Office


(1) Bunkie Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Townsend Lake Historical  

School


(1) Bunkie Elementary School   (2) Bunkie High School   (3) Bunkie Middle School   (4) Saint Anthony Of Padua School  

Stream


(1) Bayou Clair  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bunkie City, Louisiana

71322 (pop. 7,593)


Cities Nearby Bunkie City, Louisiana

District 14, LA  (pop. 11,538) 0.7 Miles
District 13, LA  (pop. 11,592) 2.2 Miles
District 12, LA  (pop. 9,822) 2.8 Miles
Evergreen Town, LA  (pop. 336) 4.5 Miles
Cheneyville Town, LA  (pop. 869) 7.4 Miles
Hessmer Village, LA  (pop. 879) 8.0 Miles
Cottonport Town, LA  (pop. 2,345) 8.2 Miles
Mansura Town, LA  (pop. 1,609) 10.9 Miles
Plaucheville Village, LA  (pop. 409) 12.1 Miles
District 15, LA  (pop. 11,698) 13.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bunkie City, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Bunkie City, Louisiana is 72.0 ft. (22.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bunkie City, Louisiana

Lat: 30.953566 N        Long: -92.185462 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 102   (8.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 48   (3.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 39   (3.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 168   (13.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 112   (8.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 147   (11.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 306   (23.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 85   (6.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 65   (5.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 20   (1.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 102   (8.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 73   (5.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,115

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 134

In 3-person carpool : 216

In 4-person carpool : 16

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 15

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 : 98

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 37


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 86

5 to 9 minutes : 493

10 to 14 minutes : 122

15 to 19 minutes : 171

20 to 24 minutes : 51

25 to 29 minutes : 97

30 to 34 minutes : 126

35 to 39 minutes : 173

40 to 44 minutes : 23

45 to 59 minutes : 149

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 103


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 578

No Social Security income : 1,146


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 181

No retirement income : 1,543


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 127

$10,000 to $14,999 : 170

$15,000 to $19,999 : 187

$20,000 to $24,999 : 40

$25,000 to $29,999 : 85

$30,000 to $34,999 : 68

$35,000 to $39,999 : 64

$40,000 to $44,999 : 84

$45,000 to $49,999 : 153

$50,000 to $59,999 : 61

$60,000 to $74,999 : 40

$75,000 to $99,999 : 108

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 46

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $30,873


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Bunkie City, Louisiana

  • KVPI (1050 AM; 0.25 kW; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KNEK (1190 AM; 0.25 kW; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KSLO (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Kslo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KSLO (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Kslo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KDBS (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Alexandria, LA; Owner: Cenla Broadcasting Licensing Company, Llc)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5.0 kW; Pineville, LA; Owner: Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • KSYL (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Pineville, LA; Owner: Cenla Broadcasting Licensing Company, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Bunkie City, Louisiana

  • KRRV-FM (100.3 FM; Forest Hill, LA; Owner: Cenla Broadcasting Licensing Company, Llc)
  • KEZP (104.3 FM; Lecompte, LA; Owner: Opus Broadcasting Alexandria Llc)
  • KEDG (106.9 FM; Pineville, LA; Owner: Flinn Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KOGM (107.1 FM; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Kslo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KOGM (107.1 FM; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Kslo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Simmesport, LA; Owner: Port Allen Educational Broadcasting Foundation)
  • KAPM (91.7 FM; Alexandria, LA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KLIL (92.1 FM; Moreauville, LA; Owner: Cajun Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KVPI-FM (92.5 FM; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KMXH (93.9 FM; Alexandria, LA; Owner: Fm Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KZLG (95.9 FM; Moreauville, LA; Owner: Amy M Coco)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; Forest Hill, LA; Owner: Cenla Broadcasting Licensing Company, Llc)
  • KAPB-FM (97.7 FM; Mansura, LA; Owner: Three Rivers Radio Company)
  • KKST (98.7 FM; Forest Hill, LA; Owner: Cenla Broadcasting Licensing Company, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Bunkie City, Louisiana

  • 960920IX (Channel 41; Alexandria, LA; Owner: Kb Communications Corp.)
  • KBCA (Channel 41; Glenmora, LA; Owner: Wilderness Communications, Llc)
  • KALB-TV (Channel 5; Forest Hill, LA; Owner: Media General Communications Holdings, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Bunkie City, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 91  (14.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 107  (17.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 85  (14.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (2.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 139  (22.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 192  (26.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 273  (37.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 221  (30.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 135 Farms In Bunkie City, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Bunkie City, Louisiana

Capital One, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $479.1m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 885

Sabine State Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $781.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 45

Cottonport Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $316.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

The Union Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $229.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 13

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Bunkie City, Louisiana

  • Esler Regional


    (about 31.2 miles in Libuse, Louisiana; Airport Code: ESF)

  • England AFB


    (about 33.4 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Alexandria International


    (about 33.6 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 53.0 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Polk AAF


    (about 60.0 miles in Fort Polk, Louisiana; Airport Code: POE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bunkie City, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.63%

Carpooled

19.23%

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

0.0%

Walked

1.76%

Other Means

1.69%

Worked At Home

1.69%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 569

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 114

Female householder, no husband present : 579

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 416

Householder not living alone : 46


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 41

All other households : 1,683


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 389

Renter-occupied housing units : 180

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 48

Renter-occupied housing units : 66

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 129

Renter-occupied housing units : 450

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 193

Renter-occupied housing units : 269


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 290

$10,000 to $14,999 : 216

$15,000 to $19,999 : 272

$20,000 to $24,999 : 86

$25,000 to $29,999 : 96

$30,000 to $34,999 : 78

$35,000 to $39,999 : 53

$40,000 to $44,999 : 98

$45,000 to $49,999 : 153

$50,000 to $59,999 : 61

$60,000 to $74,999 : 66

$75,000 to $99,999 : 169

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 46

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Total : 1,811


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Occupied : 1,724

Vacant : 87


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 60

Built 2000 to 2004 : 118

Built 1990 to 1999 : 153

Built 1980 to 1989 : 200

Built 1970 to 1979 : 393

Built 1960 to 1969 : 456

Built 1950 to 1959 : 82

Built 1940 to 1949 : 254

Built 1939 or earlier : 95


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 1,116

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 15

Electricity : 573

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 20

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 59

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 43

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 19

$40,000 to $49,999 : 54

$50,000 to $59,999 : 90

$60,000 to $69,999 : 98

$70,000 to $79,999 : 95

$80,000 to $89,999 : 76

$90,000 to $99,999 : 47

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 40

$150,000 to $174,999 : 63

$175,000 to $199,999 : 26

$200,000 to $249,999 : 11

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 8

$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
(Bunkie City, 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 : 17

Home equity loan only : 22

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 394

Housing units without a mortgage : 326


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Bunkie City, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $28,400

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 : $145,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $68,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $71,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $50,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $19,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $80,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bunkie City, Louisiana: 66.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Bunkie City, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Bunkie City, 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 2 2 $92,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $92,000
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 1 1 $122,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $122,000
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $102,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $102,000
2003        
  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
2004        
  Single Family 4 4 $251,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $251,000
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 (Bunkie City, LA): $14,745
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bunkie City): $41,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bunkie City): $297
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bunkie City, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 72.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.3%
Electricity: 26.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Bunkie City, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Bunkie City, Louisiana

Bunkie Homecare


     Address: 427 Evergreen Hwy, Bunkie, Louisiana 71322
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/20/1984

Central La Home Health Care


     Address: 940 West Bontempt, Marksville, Louisiana 71351
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/20/1985

Medistar Home Health Of Marksville


     Address: 347 Moreau Street, Marksville, Louisiana 71351
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/1/1983

Regional Home Care


     Address: 504 Jack Miller Road Suite 8, Ville Platte, Louisiana 70586
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/21/2003

United Home Care Services, Llc


     Address: 1535 W Main St, Ste 4, Ville Platte, Louisiana 70586
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/1/1992

Hospitals Close To Bunkie City, Louisiana

Avoyelles Hospital


     Address: Highway 1192 Blue Town Road, Marksville, Louisiana 71351
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Ville Platte Medical Center


     Address: 800 E Main, Ville Platte, Louisiana 70586
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Savoy Medical Center


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

Christus St Frances Cabrini Hospital


     Address: 3330 Masonic Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Rapides Regional Medical Center


     Address: 211 4th Street, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Bunkie City, Louisiana

Bayou Vista Manor Nursing Home


     Address: 323 Evergreen Hwy, Bunkie, Louisiana 71322
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 60%

Hessmer Nursing Home


     Address: 3707 Hwy 114, Hessmer, Louisiana 71341
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Rio-sol Nursing Home, Inc.


     Address: 7049 Zylenne Street, Mansura, Louisiana 71350
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 59%

Colonial Nursing Home


     Address: 426 North Washington Street, Marksville, Louisiana 71351
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Valley View Health Care


     Address: 7119 Highway 1, Marksville, Louisiana 71351
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bunkie City, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 45 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bunkie City, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 660
    Disabled Workers: 255
    Widowers Workers: 235
    Spouses Workers: 115
    Children Workers: 175


(updated 2007)



Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 44.93%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.48%
  • Other 1.59%



(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 Bunkie City, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Avoyelles Parish, LA

5.83 % of Avoyelles Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,528

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Rapides Parish , LA 1.08 % ($31,608 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 0.96 % ($23,148 AGI )
  • St Bernard Parish , LA 0.47 % ($29,097 AGI )

Relocation away from Avoyelles Parish, LA

4.19 % of Avoyelles 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 $27,563

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Rapides Parish , LA 1.14 % ($26,617 AGI )
  • East Baton Rouge Par , LA 0.32 % ($22,524 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.29 % ($31,184 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 Bunkie City, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Bunkie City, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
09/03/1997, 06:30 pm 0 0 $20K --
         





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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 Bunkie City, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Bunkie City, 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 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 24 n/a
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 8 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 192 n/a
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 68 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,628 n/a
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 97 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2,322 n/a
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 110 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2,633 n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 168 n/a
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 19 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 54 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 36 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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