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   (County: Avoyelles Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Cottonport 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
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 82

5 to 9 years : 94

10 to 14 years : 78

15 to 17 years : 54

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 16

21 years : 43

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 170

30 to 34 years : 48

35 to 39 years : 79

40 to 44 years : 88

45 to 49 years : 61

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 46

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 21

65 and 66 years : 27

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 27

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 138

5 to 9 years : 116

10 to 14 years : 93

15 to 17 years : 85

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 115

25 to 29 years : 118

30 to 34 years : 37

35 to 39 years : 51

40 to 44 years : 65

45 to 49 years : 107

50 to 54 years : 65

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 39

65 and 66 years : 52

67 to 69 years : 46

70 to 74 years : 31

75 to 79 years : 26

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,914

Multiple ancestry : 347

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 30

Ancestry not reported : 54


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,345

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 : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 220

5 to 17 years : 520

18 to 24 years : 219

25 to 34 years : 373

35 to 44 years : 283

45 to 54 years : 296

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 60

65 to 74 years : 219

75 years and over : 41

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 220

5 to 17 years : 492

18 to 24 years : 207

25 to 34 years : 292

35 to 44 years : 249

45 to 54 years : 269

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 48

65 to 74 years : 215

75 years and over : 41

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 28

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 81

35 to 44 years : 34

45 to 54 years : 27

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 0

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 : 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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 997

Female : 1,150

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 88

Female : 110

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 747

Born in other state in the United States : 75

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 772

Now married, except separated : 549

Divorced : 128

Separated : 41

Widowed : 65

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 112

Now married, except separated : 68

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

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 : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,997

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 67

Speak English less than "very well" : 40

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Cottonport Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 1,096   (55.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 488   (24.9%)
  • United States Or American: 105   (5.4%)
  • French Canadian: 75   (3.8%)
  • German: 55   (2.8%)
  • English: 47   (2.4%)
  • Irish: 41   (2.1%)
  • Italian: 24   (1.2%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 10   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 4   (0.2%)
  • Dutch: 4   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 1   (0.1%)
  • Scottish: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Cottonport Town, Louisiana is 2,345



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Cottonport Town, Louisiana: 1,085
Female Population in Cottonport Town, Louisiana: 1,260


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Cottonport Town, Louisiana: 29.5
Median Female Resident Age in Cottonport Town, Louisiana: 27.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Cottonport Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

44.2

Male

42.8

Female

45.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.3

Male

21.9

Female

27.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

58.5

Male

58.5

Female

47.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.0

Male

39.5

Female

30.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.5

Male

33.5

Female

24.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

5.8

Male

5.5

Female

6.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.5

Male

32.5

Female

20.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.3

Male

42.8

Female

45.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Cottonport Town, Louisiana


  • White: 822
  • African American: 1,455
  • American Indian: 20
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 48



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (1.6%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (3.59%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 40   (7.98%)
  • 9th Grade: 59   (11.78%)
  • 10th Grade: 43   (8.58%)
  • 11th Grade: 26   (5.19%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 50   (9.98%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 151   (30.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 25   (4.99%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 36   (7.19%)
  • Associate Degree: 4   (0.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 29   (5.79%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (1.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 1   (0.2%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 13   (1.64%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.63%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (1.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 57   (7.19%)
  • 9th Grade: 39   (4.92%)
  • 10th Grade: 86   (10.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 68   (8.58%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 69   (8.7%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 252   (31.78%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 46   (5.8%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 59   (7.44%)
  • Associate Degree: 30   (3.78%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 46   (5.8%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (1.13%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.25%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Cottonport Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P O Box 427, Cottonport, LA 71327, Phone: (318) 876-3404, Students: 454 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Cottonport Town, Louisiana

  • Avoyelles Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 1630 Prison Road, Cottonport, LA 71327, Phone: (318) 876-2891, Students: 29 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Cottonport Town, Louisiana

  • Louisiana Technical College-avoyelles Campus


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 292; Location: 08 Choupique St, Cottonport, LA 71327, Web: http://www.avoyellescampus.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Cottonport Town, Louisiana

  • St Mary's Assumption School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 309, Cottonport, LA 71327, Phone: (318) 876-3651, Students: 203 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Cottonport Town, Louisiana

  • Montez M. Juneau Branch


    209 Cottonport Avenue, Cottonport, LA 71327

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Cottonport Town, Louisiana


  • Friends Of Fort Derussy Inc


    7162 Hwy 29, Cottonport, LA 71327

  • The Cottonport Museum & Cultural Center


    220 Cottonport Ave, Cottonport, LA 71327

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Cottonport Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Max Airport  

Building


(1) Avoyelles Correctional Center   (2) Avoyelles Parish Women S Correctional Center   (3) Cottonport Police Department   (4) Cottonport Volunteer Fire And Rescue  

Canal


(1) Coco Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Saint Anthony Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Evening Star Baptist Church   (2) Jerusalem Church   (3) Old Zion Church   (4) Saint Marys Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 10 Historical   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 6   (3) Town Of Cottonport   (4) Ward Nine  

Gut


(1) Bayou Des Cyprieres  

Populated Place


(1) Cottonport   (2) Dora Historical   (3) Enterprise   (4) Karo  

School


(1) Avoyelles Correctional Center Special Services District Facility   (2) Cottonport Elementary School   (3) Cottonport High School Historical   (4) Louisiana Technical College Avoyelles Campus   (5) Saint Anthony School   (6) Saint Mary S Assumption School  

Tower


(1) Krbg-fm Bunkie  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Cottonport Town, Louisiana

71327 (pop. 5,831)


Cities Nearby Cottonport Town, Louisiana

Evergreen Town, LA  (pop. 336) 4.1 Miles
Plaucheville Village, LA  (pop. 409) 4.6 Miles
Mansura Town, LA  (pop. 1,609) 4.9 Miles
Moreauville Village, LA  (pop. 948) 5.7 Miles
Hessmer Village, LA  (pop. 879) 6.1 Miles
District 13, LA  (pop. 11,592) 6.7 Miles
District 12, LA  (pop. 9,822) 6.9 Miles
Bunkie City, LA  (pop. 4,453) 8.2 Miles
District 15, LA  (pop. 11,698) 8.5 Miles
District 14, LA  (pop. 11,538) 8.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Cottonport Town, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Cottonport Town, Louisiana is 79.0 ft. (24.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Cottonport Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.988465 N        Long: -92.053049 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 59   (8.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 33   (4.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 39   (5.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 51   (7.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 50   (7.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 99   (14.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 104   (15.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 56   (8.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 31   (4.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 20   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 52   (7.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 76   (11.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 604

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 93

In 3-person carpool : 26

In 4-person carpool : 3

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 7

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 : 6

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 23


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 17

5 to 9 minutes : 95

10 to 14 minutes : 50

15 to 19 minutes : 178

20 to 24 minutes : 219

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 92

35 to 39 minutes : 3

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 9

60 to 89 minutes : 45

90 or more minutes : 31


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 278

No Social Security income : 598


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 107

No retirement income : 769


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 151

$15,000 to $19,999 : 92

$20,000 to $24,999 : 50

$25,000 to $29,999 : 47

$30,000 to $34,999 : 48

$35,000 to $39,999 : 59

$40,000 to $44,999 : 45

$45,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 65

$60,000 to $74,999 : 16

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 22

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $28,080


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Cottonport Town, Louisiana

  • KVPI (1050 AM; 0.25 kW; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Cottonport Town, 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)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Simmesport, LA; Owner: Port Allen Educational Broadcasting Foundation)
  • KLIL (92.1 FM; Moreauville, LA; Owner: Cajun Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KVPI-FM (92.5 FM; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • 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 Cottonport Town, Louisiana

  • KALB-TV (Channel 5; Forest Hill, LA; Owner: Media General Communications Holdings, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Cottonport Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 53  (15.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 89  (26.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 53  (15.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (3.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 57  (16.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 119  (32.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 117  (32.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 103  (28.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4  (1.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 53 Farms In Cottonport Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Cottonport Town, Louisiana

Cottonport Bank - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Cottonport Town, Louisiana

  • Esler Regional


    (about 31.6 miles in Libuse, Louisiana; Airport Code: ESF)

  • England AFB


    (about 37.3 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Alexandria International


    (about 37.5 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 54.3 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Cottonport Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.88%

Carpooled

12.83%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.29%

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

3.50%

Other Means

2.04%

Worked At Home

1.46%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 294

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 361

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 221

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Cottonport Town, 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 : 98

All other households : 778


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 253

Renter-occupied housing units : 41

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 86

Renter-occupied housing units : 275

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 115

Renter-occupied housing units : 106


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 96

$10,000 to $14,999 : 150

$15,000 to $19,999 : 122

$20,000 to $24,999 : 67

$25,000 to $29,999 : 109

$30,000 to $34,999 : 52

$35,000 to $39,999 : 69

$40,000 to $44,999 : 45

$45,000 to $49,999 : 31

$50,000 to $59,999 : 65

$60,000 to $74,999 : 16

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 22

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Total : 1,006


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 876

Vacant : 130


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 23

Built 1990 to 1999 : 76

Built 1980 to 1989 : 75

Built 1970 to 1979 : 357

Built 1960 to 1969 : 75

Built 1950 to 1959 : 152

Built 1940 to 1949 : 118

Built 1939 or earlier : 122


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 488

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 388

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Cottonport Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 24

$10,000 to $14,999 : 17

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $49,999 : 13

$50,000 to $59,999 : 38

$60,000 to $69,999 : 88

$70,000 to $79,999 : 38

$80,000 to $89,999 : 41

$90,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 65

$125,000 to $149,999 : 47

$150,000 to $174,999 : 12

$175,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 to $249,999 : 4

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 5

$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
(Cottonport 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 : 19

Home equity loan only : 9

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 228

Housing units without a mortgage : 198


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $65,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $29,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $63,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $69,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $92,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $80,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $130,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $57,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Cottonport Town, Louisiana: 65.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Cottonport Town, Louisiana

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Cottonport 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 $179,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $179,000
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $165,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $165,000
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $275,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $275,000
2002        
  Single Family 5 5 $585,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $585,000
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $209,080
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $209,080
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 3 3 $256,470
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $256,470
2006        
  Single Family 3 3 $669,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $669,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Cottonport Town, LA): $18,973
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Cottonport Town): $50,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Cottonport Town): $322
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Cottonport Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 66.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.4%
Electricity: 29.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
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 Cottonport Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Cottonport Town, 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 Cottonport Town, 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

Opelousas General Health System


     Address: 539 East Prudhomme Street, Opelousas, Louisiana 70570
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Doctors Hospital Of Opelousas


     Address: 3983 I 49 South Service Road, Opelousas, Louisiana 70570
     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

Nursing Homes Close To Cottonport Town, Louisiana

Rio-sol Nursing Home, Inc.


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

Hessmer Nursing Home


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

Bayou Vista Manor Nursing Home


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

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
Cottonport Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 38 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Cottonport Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 360
    Disabled Workers: 150
    Widowers Workers: 105
    Spouses Workers: 65
    Children Workers: 130


(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 Cottonport Town, 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 Cottonport Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Cottonport Town, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage





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

Crime in Cottonport Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    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 n/a 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    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 n/a 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1
    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 n/a 51
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 16
    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 n/a 811
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4
    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 n/a 203
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5
    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 n/a 254
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    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 n/a 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2
    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 n/a 101
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 n/a 4
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 n/a 3
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 n/a 4


(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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