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   (County: Jefferson Davis Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Elton 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
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 9 years : 29

10 to 14 years : 24

15 to 17 years : 27

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 15

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 22

30 to 34 years : 67

35 to 39 years : 4

40 to 44 years : 24

45 to 49 years : 35

50 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 28

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 15

75 to 79 years : 4

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 44

5 to 9 years : 4

10 to 14 years : 48

15 to 17 years : 48

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 4

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 34

25 to 29 years : 28

30 to 34 years : 6

35 to 39 years : 11

40 to 44 years : 29

45 to 49 years : 25

50 to 54 years : 34

55 to 59 years : 49

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 24

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 48

70 to 74 years : 23

75 to 79 years : 14

80 to 84 years : 12

85 years and over : 21


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 663

Multiple ancestry : 194

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 128


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 965

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 : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 61

5 to 17 years : 180

18 to 24 years : 82

25 to 34 years : 123

35 to 44 years : 68

45 to 54 years : 114

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 52

62 to 64 years : 52

65 to 74 years : 123

75 years and over : 69

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 61

5 to 17 years : 166

18 to 24 years : 79

25 to 34 years : 81

35 to 44 years : 65

45 to 54 years : 92

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 49

62 to 64 years : 52

65 to 74 years : 98

75 years and over : 66

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 14

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 29

35 to 44 years : 3

45 to 54 years : 18

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 25

75 years and over : 3

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 13

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 4

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
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 348

Female : 519

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 66

Female : 32

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 17

Female : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 467

Born in other state in the United States : 87

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 212

Now married, except separated : 286

Divorced : 68

Separated : 31

Widowed : 112

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 32

Now married, except separated : 52

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 7

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 749

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 120

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Elton Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 567   (48.5%)
  • United States Or American: 190   (16.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 159   (13.6%)
  • French Canadian: 82   (7.0%)
  • German: 40   (3.4%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 32   (2.7%)
  • Italian: 32   (2.7%)
  • English: 30   (2.6%)
  • Irish: 19   (1.6%)
  • Norwegian: 6   (0.5%)
  • Yugoslavian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.2%)
  • Scottish: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Elton Town, Louisiana is 985



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Elton Town, Louisiana: 431
Female Population in Elton Town, Louisiana: 554


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Elton Town, Louisiana: 34.9
Median Female Resident Age in Elton Town, Louisiana: 47.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Elton Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

41.4

Male

40.8

Female

41.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

38.8

Male

35.3

Female

41.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.5

Male

18.3

Female

43.5

Asian


Both sexes

36.5

Male

36.5

Female

20.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

36.5

Male

32.5

Female

61.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.2

Male

13.0

Female

12.2

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.3

Male

26.5

Female

19.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.9

Male

41.3

Female

42.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Elton Town, Louisiana


  • White: 564
  • African American: 364
  • American Indian: 2
  • Asian: 10
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 45



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 14   (4.28%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (2.14%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (3.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 25   (7.65%)
  • 9th Grade: 24   (7.34%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (6.73%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (4.59%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 23   (7.03%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 122   (37.31%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 11   (3.36%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 20   (6.12%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (1.53%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11   (3.36%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (3.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.61%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.61%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 14   (3.41%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.73%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (3.66%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 51   (12.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 11   (2.68%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (5.37%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (6.1%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 25   (6.1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 157   (38.29%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 26   (6.34%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 32   (7.8%)
  • Associate Degree: 1   (0.24%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14   (3.41%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (2.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.49%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Elton High School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 903 Second Street, Elton, LA 70532, Phone: (337) 584-2991, Students: 280 )

  • Elton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 614 Powell Road, Elton, LA 70532, Phone: (337) 584-2892, Students: 258 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Elton Town, Louisiana

  • Elton Branch


    813 Main Street, Elton, LA 70532

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Elton Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Tietjes Airport  

Building


(1) Coushatta Tribal Fire Department   (2) Elton Fire Department   (3) Elton Police Department   (4) Jefferson Davis Parish Library Elton Branch  

Canal


(1) Mamou Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Bertrand Cemetery   (2) China Cemetery   (3) Chretien Cemetery   (4) Liberty Cemetery   (5) Saint Lukes Cemetery   (6) Saint Peters Cemetery  

Church


(1) Faith Deliverance Temple   (2) First Baptist Church Of Elton   (3) Golden Chain Baptist Church   (4) Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church   (5) Saint Ann Church   (6) Saint Joseph Catholic Church   (7) Saint Pauls Catholic Church   (8) United Pentecostal Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 9   (2) Town Of Elton   (3) Ward Four  

Locale


(1) Jefferson Davis Parish Wastewater Treatment Plant  

Oilfield


(1) China Gas Field   (2) North Edna Oil Field   (3) North Elton Gas Field   (4) Rogers Bayou Gas Field   (5) South Elton Oil And Gas Field   (6) Southeast China Gas Field   (7) West Tepetate Oil And Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Barnsdall   (2) China   (3) Coverdale   (4) Elton   (5) Lauderdale   (6) Panchoville  

Post Office


(1) Elton Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Mitchell Lake  

School


(1) Elton Elementary School   (2) Elton High School   (3) Hathaway High School   (4) Leeds School  

Stream


(1) Bayou Alligator   (2) Cyrus Gully   (3) Dry Slough   (4) Greens Gully   (5) Rogers Gully  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Elton Town, Louisiana

70532 (pop. 2,711)


Cities Nearby Elton Town, Louisiana

Basile Town, LA  (pop. 2,304) 5.7 Miles
Kinder Town, LA  (pop. 2,375) 9.0 Miles
Oberlin Town, LA  (pop. 1,857) 10.4 Miles
District 8, LA  (pop. 7,930) 13.3 Miles
Fenton Village, LA  (pop. 205) 15.5 Miles
Iota Town, LA  (pop. 1,132) 16.0 Miles
Eunice City, LA  (pop. 11,298) 16.7 Miles
Jennings City, LA  (pop. 10,504) 18.0 Miles
Welsh Town, LA  (pop. 3,277) 18.4 Miles
Mamou Town, LA  (pop. 3,409) 19.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Elton Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Elton Town, Louisiana is 66.0 ft. (20.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Elton Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.480934 N        Long: -92.696265 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 24   (6.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 30   (8.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 24   (6.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 56   (15.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 40   (11.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 45   (12.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 31   (8.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 17   (4.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 10   (2.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 8   (2.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 29   (8.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 40   (11.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 253

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 25

In 3-person carpool : 3

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 : 22

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 6


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 36

5 to 9 minutes : 38

10 to 14 minutes : 31

15 to 19 minutes : 48

20 to 24 minutes : 42

25 to 29 minutes : 4

30 to 34 minutes : 45

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 3

45 to 59 minutes : 14

60 to 89 minutes : 14

90 or more minutes : 28


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 205

No Social Security income : 252


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 90

No retirement income : 367


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 26

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 51

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 26

$40,000 to $44,999 : 10

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $74,999 : 10

$75,000 to $99,999 : 34

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $34,643


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Elton Town, Louisiana

  • KVPI (1050 AM; 0.25 kW; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1.0 kW; Jennings, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, 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.)

FM Radio Stations Near Elton Town, Louisiana

  • KEUN-FM (105.5 FM; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Incorporated)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • KJMH (107.5 FM; Iowa, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Reeves, LA; Owner: Houston Christian Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Reeves, LA; Owner: Mcneese State University)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Reeves, LA; Owner: Neighborhood Improvement Coalition Acorn)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: The University Of Louisiana At Lafayette)
  • KITA (89.5 FM; Jennings, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KOJO (91.1 FM; Iowa, LA; Owner: Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • KVPI-FM (92.5 FM; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KHLA (92.9 FM; Iowa, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • 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 Elton Town, 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)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; Fenton, LA; Owner: Kplc License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Elton Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 29  (14.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 46  (23.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 15  (7.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (3.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 51  (26.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 38  (22.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 77  (45.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 47  (27.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 67 Farms In Elton Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Elton Town, Louisiana

Capital One, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $239.5m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 885

St. Martin Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $459.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 11

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Elton Town, Louisiana

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 32.5 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Chennault International


    (about 32.5 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 39.8 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 46.3 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Polk AAF


    (about 48.9 miles in Fort Polk, Louisiana; Airport Code: POE)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 57.3 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 57.3 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • England AFB


    (about 58.9 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Alexandria International


    (about 59.1 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Elton Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.16%

Carpooled

17.55%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.39%

Other Means

2.79%

Worked At Home

1.11%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 170

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 14

Female householder, no husband present : 76

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 164

Householder not living alone : 33


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 33

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 424


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 132

Renter-occupied housing units : 38

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 45

Renter-occupied housing units : 31

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 111

Renter-occupied housing units : 86


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 65

$10,000 to $14,999 : 81

$15,000 to $19,999 : 89

$20,000 to $24,999 : 38

$25,000 to $29,999 : 16

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 32

$40,000 to $44,999 : 13

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $74,999 : 15

$75,000 to $99,999 : 37

$100,000 to $124,999 : 12

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Total : 533


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 457

Vacant : 76


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 31

Built 2000 to 2004 : 32

Built 1990 to 1999 : 45

Built 1980 to 1989 : 89

Built 1970 to 1979 : 55

Built 1960 to 1969 : 33

Built 1950 to 1959 : 76

Built 1940 to 1949 : 45

Built 1939 or earlier : 127


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 222

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 4

Electricity : 219

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 12


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Elton Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 12

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 47

$60,000 to $69,999 : 40

$70,000 to $79,999 : 19

$80,000 to $89,999 : 9

$90,000 to $99,999 : 26

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $174,999 : 22

$175,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 2

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 12

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Elton 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 : 3

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 102

Housing units without a mortgage : 189


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $39,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $99,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $69,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $61,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $52,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $85,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $54,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Elton Town, Louisiana: 63.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Elton Town, LA): $21,384
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Elton Town): $34,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Elton Town): $323
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Elton Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 66.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.8%
Electricity: 31.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.6%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Elton Town, Louisiana

Evangeline Home Health


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

Allen Parish Home Health


     Address: 108 6th Avenue, Kinder, Louisiana 70648
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/27/1995

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


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

Synergy Home Care-acadiana Region, Inc


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

Jeff Davis Home Health


     Address: 1322 Elton Road, Suite B, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/25/1973

Hospitals Close To Elton Town, Louisiana

Allen Parish Hospital


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

Acadian Medical Center


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

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

Oakdale Community Hospital


     Address: 130 N Hospital Dr, Oakdale, Louisiana 71463
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Elton Town, Louisiana

Basile Care Center


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

Kinder Retirement And Rehabilitation Center, Inc


     Address: 13938 Hwy 165, Kinder, Louisiana 70648
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 83%

St Frances Nsg & Rehab Center


     Address: 417 Industrial Drive, Oberlin, Louisiana 70655
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 88%

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%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Elton Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 80 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Elton Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 270
    Disabled Workers: 105
    Widowers Workers: 75
    Spouses Workers: 65
    Children Workers: 85


(updated 2007)



Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.48%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.93%
  • 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 Elton Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Jefferson Davis Parish, LA

6.63 % of Jefferson Davis Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,962

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 1.75 % ($33,112 AGI )
  • Acadia Parish , LA 0.78 % ($26,500 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.31 % ($24,906 AGI )

Relocation away from Jefferson Davis Parish, LA

6.42 % of Jefferson Davis 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 $27,546

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 1.89 % ($26,368 AGI )
  • Acadia Parish , LA 0.83 % ($29,918 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.45 % ($29,391 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 Elton Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Elton Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Elton Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape 1 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 1 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 79 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 80 81 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery 0 0 n/a 7 0 n/a 2 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a 560 0 n/a 160 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault 9 4 n/a 4 5 n/a 8 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 714 316 n/a 320 399 n/a 639 162 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary 10 8 n/a 22 7 n/a 25 6 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 794 633 n/a 1,761 559 n/a 1,997 487 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 42 50 n/a 51 32 n/a 35 22 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 3,333 3,956 n/a 4,083 2,554 n/a 2,796 1,786 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 1 0 n/a 4 2 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 79 0 n/a 320 160 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson 0 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 80 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 1 n/a 3 1 n/a 3 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
13 15 n/a 19 10 n/a 15 7 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
8 8 n/a 11 6 n/a 9 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Louisiana

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
6,591 6,921 7,502 7,937 9,592 7,823 8,346 10,614 8,271 15,960


(updated 2014)



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