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   (County: Acadia Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of District 8, 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
(District 8, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 250

5 to 9 years : 412

10 to 14 years : 186

15 to 17 years : 225

18 and 19 years : 118

20 years : 48

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 161

25 to 29 years : 458

30 to 34 years : 191

35 to 39 years : 187

40 to 44 years : 284

45 to 49 years : 404

50 to 54 years : 230

55 to 59 years : 248

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 122

65 and 66 years : 106

67 to 69 years : 55

70 to 74 years : 96

75 to 79 years : 73

80 to 84 years : 93

85 years and over : 58

Female:

Under 5 years : 291

5 to 9 years : 380

10 to 14 years : 308

15 to 17 years : 203

18 and 19 years : 113

20 years : 9

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 150

25 to 29 years : 256

30 to 34 years : 195

35 to 39 years : 304

40 to 44 years : 328

45 to 49 years : 254

50 to 54 years : 247

55 to 59 years : 241

60 and 61 years : 104

62 to 64 years : 95

65 and 66 years : 22

67 to 69 years : 76

70 to 74 years : 101

75 to 79 years : 102

80 to 84 years : 66

85 years and over : 30


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(District 8, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,255

Multiple ancestry : 1,471

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 1,204


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(District 8, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,910

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 8

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 3

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 9

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(District 8, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 541

5 to 17 years : 1,714

18 to 24 years : 602

25 to 34 years : 1,100

35 to 44 years : 1,103

45 to 54 years : 1,135

55 to 59 years : 489

60 and 61 years : 151

62 to 64 years : 217

65 to 74 years : 456

75 years and over : 422

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 502

5 to 17 years : 1,615

18 to 24 years : 565

25 to 34 years : 977

35 to 44 years : 1,045

45 to 54 years : 948

55 to 59 years : 478

60 and 61 years : 98

62 to 64 years : 196

65 to 74 years : 448

75 years and over : 403

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 39

5 to 17 years : 91

18 to 24 years : 37

25 to 34 years : 123

35 to 44 years : 55

45 to 54 years : 178

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 19

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 3

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(District 8, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,625

Female : 3,650

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 418

Female : 217

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 11

Foreign born:

Male : 9

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(District 8, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 7,002

Born in other state in the United States : 624

Native: born outside the United States : 11

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(District 8, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,343

Now married, except separated : 3,317

Divorced : 504

Separated : 101

Widowed : 289

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 160

Now married, except separated : 330

Divorced : 20

Separated : 0

Widowed : 19

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 3

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 9

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)
(District 8, Louisiana)

Speak only English : 6,149

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 970

Speak English less than "very well" : 207

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in District 8, Louisiana

  • French (except Basque): 1,723   (27.1%)
  • United States Or American: 1,194   (18.7%)
  • French Canadian: 835   (13.1%)
  • German: 766   (12.0%)
  • Other Groups: 758   (11.9%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 348   (5.5%)
  • English: 294   (4.6%)
  • Irish: 235   (3.7%)
  • Italian: 61   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 29   (0.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 28   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 27   (0.4%)
  • Scottish: 23   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 12   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 8   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 7   (0.1%)
  • Dutch: 7   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 6   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Polish: 3   (0.0%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In District 8, Louisiana is 7,930



(updated 2009)



Male Population in District 8, Louisiana: 4,052
Female Population in District 8, Louisiana: 3,878


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in District 8, Louisiana: 34.0
Median Female Resident Age in District 8, Louisiana: 36.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in District 8, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

34.9

Male

34.3

Female

35.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.8

Male

36.5

Female

30.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

18.8

Male

18.2

Female

29.5

Asian


Both sexes

25.0

Male

32.5

Female

15.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

31.0

Male

15.5

Female

46.5

Other


Both sexes

34.0

Male

33.5

Female

41.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.6

Male

12.8

Female

12.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

29.0

Male

29.4

Female

27.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.0

Male

34.4

Female

35.5


(updated 2010)



Races in District 8, Louisiana


  • White: 7,637
  • African American: 213
  • American Indian: 3
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 42
  • Two or More Races: 35



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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education District 8, Louisiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in District 8, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 41   (1.99%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 39   (1.89%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 45   (2.18%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 228   (11.05%)
  • 9th Grade: 75   (3.64%)
  • 10th Grade: 105   (5.09%)
  • 11th Grade: 106   (5.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 95   (4.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 871   (42.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 102   (4.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 114   (5.53%)
  • Associate Degree: 52   (2.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 117   (5.67%)
  • Master's Degree: 50   (2.42%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (0.44%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 14   (0.68%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 34   (1.47%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 14   (0.6%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 49   (2.12%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 157   (6.78%)
  • 9th Grade: 72   (3.11%)
  • 10th Grade: 121   (5.23%)
  • 11th Grade: 130   (5.62%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 37   (1.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,000   (43.2%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 164   (7.08%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 225   (9.72%)
  • Associate Degree: 96   (4.15%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 152   (6.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 59   (2.55%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.22%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In District 8, Louisiana

  • Iota Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 470 West Kennedy Street, Iota, LA 70543, Phone: (337) 779-2581, Students: 497 )

  • Iota Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 426 South Fifth Street, Iota, LA 70543, Phone: (337) 779-2536, Students: 221 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In District 8, Louisiana

  • Iota High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 456 South Fifth Street, Iota, LA 70543, Phone: (337) 779-2534, Students: 426 )

Largest Schools (Private) In District 8, Louisiana

  • St Francis School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 490 Saint Joseph Avenue, Iota, LA 70543, Phone: (337) 779-2527, Students: 154 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In District 8, Louisiana

  • Iota Branch


    119 Duson Street, Iota, LA 70543

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to District 8, 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 District 8, Louisiana.

Area Features of District 8, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Zaunbrecher Strip  

Building


(1) Acadia - Evangeline Fire Protection District Tepetate   (2) Acadia Parish Library Iota Branch   (3) Acadia Parish Police Jury   (4) Iota Fire Department   (5) Iota Police Department   (6) Iota Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) L I And M Canal   (2) Mamou Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Gatte Cemetery   (2) Little Mamou Cemetery   (3) Reed Cemetery  

Church


(1) Miller Church   (2) Saint John Lutheran Church   (3) Saint Joseph Church   (4) Saint Jules Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 15 Historical   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 8   (3) Town Of Iota   (4) Ward Four  

Locale


(1) Iota Racetrack   (2) Iota Water Treatment Facility  

Oilfield


(1) Iota Oil And Gas Field   (2) Tepetate Oil And Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Cartville Historical   (2) Iota   (3) Keystone   (4) Lodi Historical   (5) Millerville   (6) Nezpique   (7) Tepetate   (8) Whitehouse  

School


(1) Andrepont School Historical   (2) Arcadiana Region Supports And Services Center   (3) Iota Elementary School   (4) Iota High School   (5) Iota Middle School   (6) Lontz School Historical   (7) Reed School Historical   (8) Saint Francis School  

Stream


(1) Bayou Mallet  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in District 8, Louisiana

70543 (pop. 3,417)


Cities Nearby District 8, Louisiana

Iota Town, LA  (pop. 1,132) 2.9 Miles
Basile Town, LA  (pop. 2,304) 9.7 Miles
Eunice City, LA  (pop. 11,298) 10.8 Miles
District 2, LA  (pop. 1,875) 10.8 Miles
District 7, LA  (pop. 2,349) 12.1 Miles
Mermentau Village, LA  (pop. 678) 12.8 Miles
Jennings City, LA  (pop. 10,504) 12.8 Miles
Estherwood Village, LA  (pop. 889) 12.9 Miles
District 1, LA  (pop. 1,555) 13.2 Miles
Elton Town, LA  (pop. 985) 13.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in District 8, Louisiana

337



Elevation in District 8, Louisiana is 46.0 ft. (14.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of District 8, Louisiana

Lat: 30.364032 N        Long: -92.518448 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of District 8, 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 District 8, Louisiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 225   (8.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 232   (9.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 194   (7.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 244   (9.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 300   (11.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 303   (11.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 466   (18.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 146   (5.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 78   (3.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 73   (2.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 16   (0.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 132   (5.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 166   (6.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(District 8, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,692

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 263

In 3-person carpool : 56

In 4-person carpool : 45

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 3

Bicycle : 8

Walked : 110

Other means : 67

Worked at home : 11


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(District 8, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 283

5 to 9 minutes : 356

10 to 14 minutes : 446

15 to 19 minutes : 402

20 to 24 minutes : 398

25 to 29 minutes : 18

30 to 34 minutes : 372

35 to 39 minutes : 17

40 to 44 minutes : 82

45 to 59 minutes : 195

60 to 89 minutes : 305

90 or more minutes : 370


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(District 8, Louisiana)

With Social Security income : 925

No Social Security income : 1,781


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(District 8, Louisiana)

With retirement income : 446

No retirement income : 2,260


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(District 8, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 82

$10,000 to $14,999 : 61

$15,000 to $19,999 : 122

$20,000 to $24,999 : 139

$25,000 to $29,999 : 133

$30,000 to $34,999 : 150

$35,000 to $39,999 : 45

$40,000 to $44,999 : 27

$45,000 to $49,999 : 191

$50,000 to $59,999 : 237

$60,000 to $74,999 : 197

$75,000 to $99,999 : 328

$100,000 to $124,999 : 235

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $199,999 : 86

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(District 8, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $52,168


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near District 8, 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.)
  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1.0 kW; Jennings, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KPEL (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • KSIG (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Crowley, LA; Owner: Acadia Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • KEUN (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KFXZ (1520 AM; 10.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KJCB (770 AM; 1.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: R & M Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near District 8, Louisiana

  • KNEK-FM (104.7 FM; Cankton, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KEUN-FM (105.5 FM; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Incorporated)
  • KFXZ-FM (105.9 FM; Grand Coteau, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KKSJ (106.3 FM; Rayne, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • KOGM (107.1 FM; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Kslo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KOGM (107.1 FM; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Kslo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: The University Of Louisiana At Lafayette)
  • KITA (89.5 FM; Jennings, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KIKL (90.9 FM; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KCKR (91.9 FM; Carencro, LA; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KVPI-FM (92.5 FM; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; Church Point, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KRRQ (95.5 FM; Church Point, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KNGT (99.5 FM; Fenton, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near District 8, Louisiana

  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; Branch, LA; Owner: Klfy, L.p.)
  • KADN (Channel 15; Church Point, LA; Owner: Comcorp Of Louisiana License Corp.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; Fenton, LA; Owner: Louisiana Educational Television Authority)
  • KLWB (Channel 50; Carencro, LA; Owner: Wilderness Communications, Llc)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; Fenton, LA; Owner: Kplc License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in District 8, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 326  (20.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 117  (7.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 188  (11.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 47  (2.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 473  (29.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 431  (40.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 240  (22.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 363  (34.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 51 Farms In District 8, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In District 8, Louisiana

Bank Of Commerce & Trust Co. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $349.8k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5

The Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $198.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 18

(updated 2014)







Airports Near District 8, Louisiana

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 33.5 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 38.7 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Chennault International


    (about 38.7 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 44.1 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 44.1 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 45.2 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in District 8, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.46%

Carpooled

13.67%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.27%

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

0.88%

Other Means

1.77%

Worked At Home

0.96%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including District 8, 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
(District 8, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,770

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 46

Female householder, no husband present : 247

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 495

Householder not living alone : 148


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(District 8, Louisiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 12

Male householder and female partner : 67

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 49

All other households : 2,578


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(District 8, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,617

Renter-occupied housing units : 153

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 146

Renter-occupied housing units : 101

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 356

Renter-occupied housing units : 287


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(District 8, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 159

$10,000 to $14,999 : 218

$15,000 to $19,999 : 201

$20,000 to $24,999 : 218

$25,000 to $29,999 : 167

$30,000 to $34,999 : 162

$35,000 to $39,999 : 71

$40,000 to $44,999 : 64

$45,000 to $49,999 : 255

$50,000 to $59,999 : 247

$60,000 to $74,999 : 197

$75,000 to $99,999 : 360

$100,000 to $124,999 : 271

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $199,999 : 86

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(District 8, Louisiana)

Total : 2,873


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(District 8, Louisiana)

Occupied : 2,706

Vacant : 167


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(District 8, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(District 8, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 231

Built 2000 to 2004 : 336

Built 1990 to 1999 : 338

Built 1980 to 1989 : 433

Built 1970 to 1979 : 608

Built 1960 to 1969 : 290

Built 1950 to 1959 : 287

Built 1940 to 1949 : 164

Built 1939 or earlier : 186


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(District 8, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 570

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 200

Electricity : 1,890

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 12

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 34

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(District 8, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 92

$10,000 to $14,999 : 114

$15,000 to $19,999 : 54

$20,000 to $24,999 : 72

$25,000 to $29,999 : 54

$30,000 to $34,999 : 90

$35,000 to $39,999 : 19

$40,000 to $49,999 : 111

$50,000 to $59,999 : 268

$60,000 to $69,999 : 152

$70,000 to $79,999 : 48

$80,000 to $89,999 : 171

$90,000 to $99,999 : 89

$100,000 to $124,999 : 356

$125,000 to $149,999 : 97

$150,000 to $174,999 : 150

$175,000 to $199,999 : 65

$200,000 to $249,999 : 38

$250,000 to $299,999 : 105

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 17

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 3

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(District 8, 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 : 35

Home equity loan only : 77

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 2

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 831

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,220


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(District 8, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : $119,200

Built 2000 to 2004 : $93,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $58,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $83,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $82,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $65,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $64,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $101,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $54,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in District 8, Louisiana: 74.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in District 8, Louisiana

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in District 8, 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 $229,915
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $229,915
2000        
  Single Family 4 4 $380,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $380,000
2001        
  Single Family 6 6 $400,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $400,000
2002        
  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
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $145,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $145,000
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $264,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $264,900
2005        
  Single Family 3 3 $268,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $268,000
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $385,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $385,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (District 8, LA): $28,848
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (District 8): $50,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (District 8): $293
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in District 8, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 24.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 11.8%
Electricity: 60.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(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 District 8, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To District 8, Louisiana

Evangeline Home Health


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

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


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

Professional Hhs Of Southwest


     Address: 1708-4 North Parkerson Avenue, Crowley, Louisiana 70526
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/25/1970

Lamm Home Health


     Address: 19157 Crowley-eunice Highway, Crowley, Louisiana 70526
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/22/1990

Synergy Home Care-acadiana Region, Inc


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

Hospitals Close To District 8, Louisiana

Acadian Medical Center


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

American Legion Hospital


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

Jennings American Legion Hospital


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

Savoy Medical Center


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

Allen Parish Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To District 8, Louisiana

Basile Care Center


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

Eunice Manor


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

Oak Lane Wellness & Rehabilitative Center


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

Summerwood Nursing & Rehab Center


     Address: 1120 W Hutchinson Avenue, Crowley, Louisiana 70527
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 56%

Southwind Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 804 Crowley-rayne Hwy, Crowley, Louisiana 70526
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 108
     Percent Occupied: Not Avai%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
District 8, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 74 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in District 8, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 235
    Disabled Workers: 100
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 80
    Children Workers: 135


(updated 2007)



Acadia Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 35.42%
  • Bush & Cheney 63.75%
  • Other 0.83%



(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 District 8, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Acadia Parish, LA

6.25 % of Acadia Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,003

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

0.05 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $16,200

Louisiana Average 0.12 %

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

  • Lafayette Parish , LA 1.51 % ($30,909 AGI )
  • St Landry Parish , LA 0.51 % ($27,474 AGI )
  • Jefferson Davis Pari , LA 0.45 % ($29,918 AGI )

Relocation away from Acadia Parish, LA

5.55 % of Acadia 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 $27,780

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Lafayette Parish , LA 1.84 % ($28,720 AGI )
  • St Landry Parish , LA 0.50 % ($25,863 AGI )
  • Jefferson Davis Pari , LA 0.42 % ($26,500 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 District 8, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In District 8, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
12/30/2006, 07:10 am 0 0 $2K --
12/30/2006, 05:20 am 0 0 $5K --
10/12/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
08/16/2006, 05:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/16/2006, 06:10 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/01/2006, 05:12 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/29/2005, 11:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
12/07/2004, 01:00 am 0 0 $50K --
11/21/2004, 06:00 am 0 0 $250K --
07/17/2003, 06:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/24/2002, 03:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/23/2002, 05:21 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/22/2002, 07:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
12/13/2001, 04:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
10/13/2001, 06:00 am 0 0 $10K --
09/20/2001, 05:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/26/2001, 03:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
03/28/2001, 06:00 pm 0 0 $15K --
01/29/2001, 08:10 am 0 0 $2K --
09/01/2000, 02:28 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/02/2000, 05:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/08/1999, 03:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/20/1999, 03:50 pm 0 0 $75K --
02/27/1999, 04:37 pm 0 0 $50K --
01/02/1999, 02:35 am 0 0 $10K --
08/22/1997, 03:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/14/1997, 04:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
09/15/1996, 01:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/13/1996, 02:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/01/1918, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
         





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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 District 8, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.



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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