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   (County: Grant Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Dry Prong Village, 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
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 9 years : 36

10 to 14 years : 23

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 7

30 to 34 years : 16

35 to 39 years : 9

40 to 44 years : 22

45 to 49 years : 33

50 to 54 years : 15

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 8

65 and 66 years : 2

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 5

75 to 79 years : 8

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 7

Female:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 9 years : 11

10 to 14 years : 15

15 to 17 years : 23

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 15

25 to 29 years : 13

30 to 34 years : 13

35 to 39 years : 39

40 to 44 years : 12

45 to 49 years : 13

50 to 54 years : 28

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 2

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 15

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 406

Multiple ancestry : 79

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 2

Ancestry not reported : 35


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 518

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 : 4

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 31

5 to 17 years : 125

18 to 24 years : 39

25 to 34 years : 49

35 to 44 years : 82

45 to 54 years : 89

55 to 59 years : 31

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 43

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 31

5 to 17 years : 125

18 to 24 years : 28

25 to 34 years : 31

35 to 44 years : 62

45 to 54 years : 43

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 13

75 years and over : 41

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 18

35 to 44 years : 16

45 to 54 years : 46

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 5

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 2

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 : 4

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
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 199

Female : 216

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 66

Female : 37

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 414

Born in other state in the United States : 97

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 71

Now married, except separated : 191

Divorced : 16

Separated : 4

Widowed : 17

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 16

Now married, except separated : 75

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 2

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 : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Speak only English : 490

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 1


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

  • United States Or American: 149   (47.3%)
  • Irish: 41   (13.0%)
  • Other Groups: 37   (11.7%)
  • English: 23   (7.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 18   (5.7%)
  • German: 17   (5.4%)
  • British: 8   (2.5%)
  • Scottish: 6   (1.9%)
  • Czech: 5   (1.6%)
  • Dutch: 3   (1.0%)
  • French Canadian: 2   (0.6%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.6%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 2   (0.6%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Dry Prong Village, Louisiana is 522



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana: 265
Female Population in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana: 257


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana: 33.9
Median Female Resident Age in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana: 36.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

41.4

Male

41.4

Female

41.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

18.5

Male

43.5

Female

8.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

30.0

Male

57.5

Female

2.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

73.5

Male

0.0

Female

73.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.5

Male

40.0

Female

18.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.5

Male

41.4

Female

42.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana


  • White: 511
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 4
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 7



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 9   (7.03%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (1.56%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 8   (6.25%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (3.91%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (1.56%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (3.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 37   (28.91%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (9.38%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 24   (18.75%)
  • Associate Degree: 4   (3.13%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14   (10.94%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (4.69%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (1.39%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3   (2.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 12   (8.33%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (3.47%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (1.39%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 52   (36.11%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 13   (9.03%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 23   (15.97%)
  • Associate Degree: 7   (4.86%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 15   (10.42%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (5.56%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (1.39%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

  • South Grant Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1000 Highway 1241, Dry Prong, LA 71423, Phone: (318) 641-1882, Students: 474 )

  • Dry Prong Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: P O Box 147, Dry Prong, LA 71423, Phone: (318) 899-5697, Students: 443 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

  • Grant High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 17779 Highway 167, Dry Prong, LA 71423, Phone: (318) 899-3331, Students: 700 )

  • Grant Academy


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 17771 Highway 167, Dry Prong, LA 71423, Phone: (318) 899-3999, Students: 44 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

  • Dry Prong Branch


    605 Russell Hataway Street, Dry Prong, LA 71423

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Dry Prong Village, Louisiana


  • Dry Prong Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 253, Dry Prong, LA 71423

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Dry Prong Village, 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 Dry Prong Village, Louisiana.

Area Features of Dry Prong Village, Louisiana


Building


(1) Grant Parish Fire District 3  

Cemetery


(1) Gray Cemetery   (2) Liberty Chapel Cemetery   (3) Midway Cemetery  

Church


(1) Fairfield Church   (2) Hebron Church   (3) Liberty Chapel Methodist Church   (4) Midway Church Historical   (5) Zion Hill Church  

Civil


(1) Grant Parish   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 8   (3) Village Of Dry Prong   (4) Ward Four   (5) Ward Three  

Flat


(1) Big Prairie  

Forest


(1) Kisatchie National Forest   (2) The Big Woods  

Locale


(1) Saddle Bayou Primitive Campground  

Park


(1) Catahoula National Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Black Creek Historical   (2) Dry Prong   (3) Faircloth   (4) Fairfield   (5) Lutes   (6) Tide Historical   (7) Williana  

Post Office


(1) Dry Prong Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Iatt  

School


(1) Black Creek School Historical   (2) Dry Prong Junior High School   (3) Fairfield School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bear Branch   (2) Bear Creek   (3) Beaver Creek   (4) Bell Creek   (5) Black Creek   (6) Black Lick Creek   (7) Boggy Creek   (8) Brushy Creek   (9) Camp Pond Creek   (10) Caney Branch   (11) Clear Branch   (12) Cypress Creek   (13) Dartigo Creek   (14) Double Branches   (15) Friday Creek   (16) Gray Branch   (17) Hurley Branch   (18) Hurricane Creek   (19) Iatt Creek   (20) Indian Creek   (21) Mill Branch   (22) Panther Bayou   (23) Pine Branch   (24) Prairie Creek   (25) Ratton Creek   (26) Saddle Bayou   (27) Sandy Branch   (28) Savage Creek   (29) Schoolhouse Creek   (30) Swafford Creek  

Summit


(1) Mosley Hill   (2) Potato Hill   (3) Spanish Mound  

Tower


(1) Kvdp-fm Dry Prong   (2) Mosley Hill Lookout Tower  

Valley


(1) Big Gully   (2) Glady Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

71423 (pop. 4,704)


Cities Nearby Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Pollock Town, LA  (pop. 380) 8.0 Miles
Colfax Town, LA  (pop. 1,390) 11.3 Miles
Ball Town, LA  (pop. 3,728) 14.0 Miles
Georgetown Village, LA  (pop. 355) 15.5 Miles
Boyce Town, LA  (pop. 1,042) 15.7 Miles
Pineville City, LA  (pop. 14,512) 18.0 Miles
District I, LA  (pop. 13,409) 18.3 Miles
Atlanta Village, LA  (pop. 89) 20.0 Miles
Alexandria City, LA  (pop. 48,135) 20.2 Miles
Tullos Town, LA  (pop. 374) 20.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana is 223.0 ft. (68.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Lat: 31.578819 N        Long: -92.529487 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Dry Prong Village, 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 Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 11   (6.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 7   (4.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 5   (3.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 17   (10.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 24   (15.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 58   (36.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 17   (10.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 3   (1.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (3.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1   (0.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 5   (3.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 221

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 17

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 2

Other means : 5

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 32

5 to 9 minutes : 28

10 to 14 minutes : 20

15 to 19 minutes : 16

20 to 24 minutes : 27

25 to 29 minutes : 19

30 to 34 minutes : 56

35 to 39 minutes : 5

40 to 44 minutes : 5

45 to 59 minutes : 1

60 to 89 minutes : 11

90 or more minutes : 25


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

With Social Security income : 42

No Social Security income : 147


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

With retirement income : 59

No retirement income : 130


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 13

$60,000 to $74,999 : 21

$75,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 15

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $68,214


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

  • 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 Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

  • KBCE (102.3 FM; Boyce, LA; Owner: Trinity Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KJNA-FM (102.7 FM; Jena, LA; Owner: Little River Radio Co.)
  • KLAA-FM (103.5 FM; Ball, LA; Owner: Opus Broadcasting Alexandria Llc)
  • KBKK (105.5 FM; Ball, LA; Owner: Opus Broadcasting Alexandria Llc)
  • KCIJ (106.5 FM; Atlanta, LA; Owner: North Face Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • KEDG (106.9 FM; Pineville, LA; Owner: Flinn Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KVDP (89.1 FM; Dry Prong, LA; Owner: Dry Prong Educational Broadcasting Foundation Inc.)
  • KBIO (89.7 FM; Atlanta, LA; Owner: Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • KAPM (91.7 FM; Alexandria, LA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KMXH (93.9 FM; Alexandria, LA; Owner: Fm Broadcasting Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

  • 960920IX (Channel 41; Alexandria, LA; Owner: Kb Communications Corp.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 24  (29.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 1  (1.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 5  (6.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (2.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 14  (17.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 31  (38.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 7  (8.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 42  (52.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 31 Farms In Dry Prong Village, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Colfax Banking Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $185.3k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

  • Alexandria International


    (about 17.4 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • England AFB


    (about 17.6 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Esler Regional


    (about 18.7 miles in Libuse, Louisiana; Airport Code: ESF)

  • Natchitoches Regional


    (about 35.2 miles in Natchitoches, Louisiana; Airport Code: LA1)

  • Polk AAF


    (about 53.7 miles in Fort Polk, Louisiana; Airport Code: POE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.78%

Carpooled

19.75%

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

0.62%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.85%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Dry Prong Village, 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
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 128

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 6

Female householder, no husband present : 14

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 28

Householder not living alone : 13


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 185


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 115

Renter-occupied housing units : 13

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 23

Renter-occupied housing units : 18


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 18

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 21

$60,000 to $74,999 : 21

$75,000 to $99,999 : 25

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Total : 225


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Occupied : 189

Vacant : 36


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 4

Built 2000 to 2004 : 8

Built 1990 to 1999 : 43

Built 1980 to 1989 : 13

Built 1970 to 1979 : 30

Built 1960 to 1969 : 30

Built 1950 to 1959 : 36

Built 1940 to 1949 : 24

Built 1939 or earlier : 37


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 96

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 93

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
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $39,999 : 8

$40,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 11

$70,000 to $79,999 : 19

$80,000 to $89,999 : 17

$90,000 to $99,999 : 12

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $174,999 : 8

$175,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 to $249,999 : 10

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Dry Prong Village, 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 : 16

Home equity loan only : 10

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 70

Housing units without a mortgage : 56


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Dry Prong Village, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $47,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $96,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $150,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $87,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $77,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $81,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $26,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana: 74.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Dry Prong Village, LA): $32,917
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Dry Prong Village): $56,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Dry Prong Village): $458
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 58.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 5.6%
Electricity: 33.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.7%
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 Dry Prong Village, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Amedisys Home Health Of Alexan


     Address: 7057 Highway 1 North, Boyce, Louisiana 71409
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/7/1993

Angels Of Mercy Home Health


     Address: 2217 Shreveport Hwy, Ste B, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/25/1992

Better Care Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 2735 Culpepper Road, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/2/1986

Synergy Home Care-central Region, Inc


     Address: 101 Yorktown Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/19/1974

Professional Home Health Servi


     Address: 1004 Calais Circle, Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/30/1969

Hospitals Close To Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Huey P Long Medical Center


     Address: 352 Hospital Blvd, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

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

Lasalle General Hospital


     Address: Hwy 84 West, Jena, Louisiana 71342
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Winn Parish Medical Center


     Address: 301 W Boundary, Winnfield, Louisiana 71483
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Woods Haven Sr Citizens Home


     Address: 8275 Highway 165, Pollock, Louisiana 71467
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 49%

Colfax Reunion Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 366 Webb Smith Drive, Colfax, Louisiana 71417
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 112
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Hilltop Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 336 Edgewood Drive, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Tioga Manor Nursing Center


     Address: 5201 Shreveport Hwy, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Oaks Care Center (the)


     Address: 50 Pinecrest Drive, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 87%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 81 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 365
    Disabled Workers: 170
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 105


(updated 2007)



Grant Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 24.74%
  • Bush & Cheney 73.97%
  • Other 1.29%



(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 Dry Prong Village, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Grant Parish, LA

9.47 % of Grant Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,007

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Rapides Parish , LA 4.44 % ($27,563 AGI )
  • La Salle Parish , LA 0.37 % ($28,000 AGI )
  • Winn Parish , LA 0.33 % ($30,667 AGI )

Relocation away from Grant Parish, LA

7.63 % of Grant 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 $28,647

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Rapides Parish , LA 3.87 % ($30,492 AGI )
  • Natchitoches Parish , LA 0.41 % ($33,120 AGI )
  • La Salle Parish , LA 0.32 % ($20,100 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 Dry Prong Village, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

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Hurricanes And Storms In Dry Prong Village, Louisiana

  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Dry Prong Village, 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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