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   (County: Vermilion Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Erath 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
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 44

5 to 9 years : 121

10 to 14 years : 93

15 to 17 years : 25

18 and 19 years : 56

20 years : 6

21 years : 33

22 to 24 years : 39

25 to 29 years : 77

30 to 34 years : 65

35 to 39 years : 98

40 to 44 years : 25

45 to 49 years : 75

50 to 54 years : 34

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 12

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 31

75 to 79 years : 22

80 to 84 years : 13

85 years and over : 18

Female:

Under 5 years : 85

5 to 9 years : 134

10 to 14 years : 49

15 to 17 years : 20

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 13

21 years : 30

22 to 24 years : 63

25 to 29 years : 85

30 to 34 years : 91

35 to 39 years : 106

40 to 44 years : 51

45 to 49 years : 78

50 to 54 years : 78

55 to 59 years : 42

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 22

65 and 66 years : 18

67 to 69 years : 43

70 to 74 years : 40

75 to 79 years : 15

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 15


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,630

Multiple ancestry : 209

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 6

Ancestry not reported : 239


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,999

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 : 43

Not a U.S. citizen : 42


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 129

5 to 17 years : 442

18 to 24 years : 252

25 to 34 years : 318

35 to 44 years : 280

45 to 54 years : 265

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 26

65 to 74 years : 161

75 years and over : 105

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 111

5 to 17 years : 392

18 to 24 years : 244

25 to 34 years : 312

35 to 44 years : 251

45 to 54 years : 235

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 114

75 years and over : 98

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 17 years : 31

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 6

35 to 44 years : 6

45 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 7

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 19

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 23

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 43

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 866

Female : 1,017

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 45

Female : 71

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 42

Female : 43


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 1,779

Born in other state in the United States : 108

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 552

Now married, except separated : 576

Divorced : 159

Separated : 11

Widowed : 117

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 41

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 10

Now married, except separated : 66

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,453

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 378

Speak English less than "very well" : 39

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 57


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Erath Town, Louisiana

  • United States Or American: 455   (23.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 417   (21.9%)
  • French Canadian: 337   (17.7%)
  • Other Groups: 337   (17.7%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 101   (5.3%)
  • German: 93   (4.9%)
  • English: 53   (2.8%)
  • Irish: 50   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 38   (2.0%)
  • Dutch: 10   (0.5%)
  • Scottish: 3   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 2   (0.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Erath Town, Louisiana is 2,084



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Erath Town, Louisiana: 953
Female Population in Erath Town, Louisiana: 1,131


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Erath Town, Louisiana: 29.2
Median Female Resident Age in Erath Town, Louisiana: 33.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Erath Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

36.2

Male

34.3

Female

38.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.5

Male

30.0

Female

37.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

21.5

Male

24.5

Female

21.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.0

Male

31.5

Female

33.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

40.5

Male

20.5

Female

50.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

22.0

Male

22.0

Female

21.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.0

Male

24.5

Female

22.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

36.4

Male

34.3

Female

38.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Erath Town, Louisiana


  • White: 1,887
  • African American: 112
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 85
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (1.92%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.32%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 30   (4.81%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 51   (8.17%)
  • 9th Grade: 38   (6.09%)
  • 10th Grade: 28   (4.49%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (4.01%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (1.44%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 255   (40.87%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 30   (4.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 67   (10.74%)
  • Associate Degree: 24   (3.85%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 33   (5.29%)
  • Master's Degree: 13   (2.08%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (1.12%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (1.23%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 51   (6.3%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 33   (4.07%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 68   (8.4%)
  • 9th Grade: 38   (4.69%)
  • 10th Grade: 37   (4.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 27   (3.33%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (1.48%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 285   (35.19%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 34   (4.2%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 75   (9.26%)
  • Associate Degree: 31   (3.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 82   (10.12%)
  • Master's Degree: 27   (3.33%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Erath Middle School


    ( Grades: 4-8, Location: 800 South Broadway, Erath, LA 70533, Phone: (337) 937-4441, Students: 701 )

  • Dozier Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 415 West Primeaux Street, Erath, LA 70533, Phone: (337) 937-6915, Students: 593 )

  • Henry Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 6305 La Highway 330, Erath, LA 70533, Phone: (337) 937-5437, Students: 206 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Erath Town, Louisiana

  • Erath High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 808 South Broadway Street, Erath, LA 70533, Phone: (337) 937-8451, Students: 486 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Erath Town, Louisiana

  • Erath Branch


    111 West Edwards, Erath, LA 70533

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Erath Town, Louisiana


  • Acadian Heritage & Culture Foundation Inc


    203 S Broadway, Erath, LA 70533

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Erath Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Abbeville Chris Crusta Memorial Airport   (2) Live Oak Landing Strip  

Bar


(1) Diamond Reef  

Bay


(1) Bayou Chin   (2) Bayou Hebert   (3) Big Charles Bayou   (4) Boston Bayou   (5) Green Island Bayou   (6) Hebert Lake   (7) Lake Bebe   (8) Lake Cleodis   (9) Lake Cock   (10) Lake L Isle A Pete   (11) Lake Tripod   (12) Little Charles Bayou   (13) Long Lake   (14) Mud Lake   (15) North Bayou   (16) Onion Bayou   (17) Onion Lake   (18) Vermilion Bay  

Building


(1) Henry Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Vermilion Parish Police Jury   (3) Vermilion Parish Sheriff S Office  

Canal


(1) Boston Canal   (2) Dugas Canal   (3) Grant Line Canal   (4) Landry Canal   (5) Magee Canal   (6) Mayer Canal   (7) Nugier Canal   (8) Oaks Canal   (9) Youngs Canal  

Cape


(1) Champlain Point   (2) Grosse Isle Point   (3) Indian Point   (4) Lighthouse Point   (5) Porpoise Point   (6) Redfish Point   (7) Southwest Point  

Cemetery


(1) Bancker Cemetery   (2) Delino Cemetery   (3) Landry Cemetery   (4) Trahan Cemetery  

Church


(1) Faith Hope Missionary Baptist Church   (2) Lighthouse For Jesus Church   (3) Prairie Gregg Methodist Church Historical   (4) Rose Hill Baptist Church   (5) Saint John Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 6   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 8   (3) Ward Two  

Crossing


(1) Bancker Ferry  

Gap


(1) Southwest Pass  

Island


(1) Gum Island   (2) Maple Island   (3) Marklee Island   (4) Peter Lee Island   (5) Stump Island   (6) Tojan Island  

Lake


(1) Hog Lake  

Locale


(1) Abbeville Sewage Treatment Facility   (2) Airway Industrial Park   (3) Live Oak Plantation   (4) Port Of Vermilion  

Oilfield


(1) Bayou Hebert Gas Field   (2) Boston Bayou Oil And Gas Field   (3) Erath Oil And Gas Field   (4) Redfish Point Gas Field   (5) South Erath Gas Field   (6) Tigre Lagoon Oil And Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Bancker   (2) Boston   (3) Grosse Isle   (4) Henry   (5) Mack   (6) Touchet Mobile Home Park   (7) Youngs  

Post Office


(1) Bancker Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Abbeville Head Start School   (2) Erath High School   (3) Henry Elementary School Historical   (4) Henry High School   (5) Herod High School   (6) Lighthouse Christain High School  

Stream


(1) Bayou Jack   (2) Bayou Mountine   (3) Deer Bayou   (4) Youngs South Coulee  

Valley


(1) Youngs North Coulee  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Erath Town, Louisiana

70533 (pop. 7,232)


Cities Nearby Erath Town, Louisiana

Delcambre Town, LA  (pop. 1,707) 2.9 Miles
Abbeville City, LA  (pop. 11,854) 5.7 Miles
Youngsville Town, LA  (pop. 3,992) 10.1 Miles
Maurice Village, LA  (pop. 819) 11.5 Miles
District G, LA  (pop. 48,735) 12.8 Miles
Broussard Town, LA  (pop. 5,874) 13.3 Miles
New Iberia City, LA  (pop. 30,790) 13.3 Miles
District F, LA  (pop. 28,152) 15.0 Miles
Kaplan City, LA  (pop. 5,079) 15.3 Miles
Lydia Cdp, LA  (pop. 942) 15.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Erath Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Erath Town, Louisiana is 23.0 ft. (7.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Erath Town, Louisiana

Lat: 29.959939 N        Long: -92.035220 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 54   (6.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 33   (3.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 58   (6.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 110   (12.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 144   (16.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 162   (18.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 106   (11.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 71   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 38   (4.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 15   (1.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 9   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 45   (5.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 44   (4.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 709

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 139

In 3-person carpool : 31

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 : 7

Other means : 29

Worked at home : 26


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 58

5 to 9 minutes : 132

10 to 14 minutes : 175

15 to 19 minutes : 100

20 to 24 minutes : 48

25 to 29 minutes : 40

30 to 34 minutes : 185

35 to 39 minutes : 6

40 to 44 minutes : 18

45 to 59 minutes : 124

60 to 89 minutes : 11

90 or more minutes : 18


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 250

No Social Security income : 554


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 109

No retirement income : 695


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 38

$15,000 to $19,999 : 51

$20,000 to $24,999 : 57

$25,000 to $29,999 : 78

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $44,999 : 42

$45,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $74,999 : 69

$75,000 to $99,999 : 55

$100,000 to $124,999 : 29

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $41,731


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Erath Town, Louisiana

  • KANE (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; New Iberia, LA; Owner: Coastal Broadcasting Of Lafourche, L.l.c.)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KNIR (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; New Iberia, LA; Owner: Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KROF (960 AM; 1.0 kW; Abbeville, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Erath Town, Louisiana

  • KNEK-FM (104.7 FM; Cankton, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KPEL-FM (105.1 FM; Abbeville, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • KKSJ (106.3 FM; Rayne, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KRKA (107.9 FM; Parks, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Lydia, LA; Owner: Southern Cultural Foundation)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Abbeville, LA; Owner: North Star Communications)
  • KIKL (90.9 FM; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WHFG (91.3 FM; Delcambre, LA; Owner: Mary V. Harris Foundation)
  • KCKR (91.9 FM; Carencro, LA; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; Church Point, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KRRQ (95.5 FM; Church Point, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KFTE (96.5 FM; Youngsville, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • KMDL (97.3 FM; Youngsville, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • KXKC (99.1 FM; Parks, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KTDY (99.9 FM; Parks, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Erath Town, Louisiana

  • KADN (Channel 15; Church Point, LA; Owner: Comcorp Of Louisiana License Corp.)
  • KLWB (Channel 50; Carencro, LA; Owner: Wilderness Communications, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Erath Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 100  (21.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 49  (10.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 48  (10.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 17  (3.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 125  (26.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 109  (24.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 127  (28.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 175  (39.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 126 Farms In Erath Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Erath Town, Louisiana

Bank Of Erath - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $97k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Gulf Coast Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $364.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 16

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Erath Town, Louisiana

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 10.5 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 10.5 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 17.2 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Harry P Williams Memorial


    (about 45.3 miles in Patterson, Louisiana; Airport Code: PTN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Erath Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.22%

Carpooled

12.34%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.22%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

3.06%

Other Means

1.09%

Worked At Home

2.07%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 324

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 60

Female householder, no husband present : 158

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 195

Householder not living alone : 67


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 42

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 83

All other households : 679


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 267

Renter-occupied housing units : 57

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 18

Renter-occupied housing units : 42

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 87

Renter-occupied housing units : 71

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 148

Renter-occupied housing units : 114


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 56

$10,000 to $14,999 : 62

$15,000 to $19,999 : 75

$20,000 to $24,999 : 51

$25,000 to $29,999 : 80

$30,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $39,999 : 67

$40,000 to $44,999 : 63

$45,000 to $49,999 : 70

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $74,999 : 70

$75,000 to $99,999 : 62

$100,000 to $124,999 : 35

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Total : 942


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 804

Vacant : 138


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 21

Built 2000 to 2004 : 40

Built 1990 to 1999 : 74

Built 1980 to 1989 : 105

Built 1970 to 1979 : 114

Built 1960 to 1969 : 167

Built 1950 to 1959 : 151

Built 1940 to 1949 : 74

Built 1939 or earlier : 196


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 338

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 18

Electricity : 448

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
(Erath Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 41

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 35

$40,000 to $49,999 : 71

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $69,999 : 41

$70,000 to $79,999 : 90

$80,000 to $89,999 : 5

$90,000 to $99,999 : 26

$100,000 to $124,999 : 68

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $174,999 : 25

$175,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 to $249,999 : 6

$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
(Erath 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 10

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 195

Housing units without a mortgage : 315


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $120,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $70,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $95,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $70,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $47,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $75,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $71,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $58,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Erath Town, Louisiana: 64.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Erath Town, Louisiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 7 7 $642,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $642,000
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $134,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $134,000
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $50,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $50,000
2002        
  Single Family 4 4 $370,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $370,000
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $167,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $167,000
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $586,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $586,000
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $170,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $170,000
2006        
  Single Family 8 8 $759,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $759,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Erath Town, LA): $27,386
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Erath Town): $55,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Erath Town): $384
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Erath Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 67.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.7%
Electricity: 30.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Erath Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Erath Town, Louisiana

Md Homecare Network


     Address: 2018 Veterans Memorial Drive, Abbeville, Louisiana 70510
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/30/2001

Community Hh Of Lafayette


     Address: 327 Iberia Street Suite5, Youngsville, Louisiana 70592
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/1/1996

Nursing Specialties


     Address: 1025 Camellia Blvd, Lafayette, Louisiana 70508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/15/1991

Concepts Of Care Home Health


     Address: 100 General Mouton, Lafayette, Louisiana 70501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/19/1993

Louisiana Homecare Of Lafayette


     Address: 601 West St Mary Blvd Suite 309, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/6/1979

Hospitals Close To Erath Town, Louisiana

Abbeville General Hospital


     Address: 118 N Hospital Dr, Abbeville, Louisiana 70510
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Lafayette General Medical Center


     Address: 1214 Coolidge Avenue, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

University Medical Center


     Address: 2390 West Congress, Lafayette, Louisiana 70502
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Our Lady Of Lourdes Reg Med Center


     Address: 611 St Landry Street, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Women's And Children's Hospital


     Address: 4600 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy, Lafayette, Louisiana 70508
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Erath Town, Louisiana

Heritage Manor C & R Abbeville


     Address: 2403 Alonzo, Abbeville, Louisiana 70510
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 58%

Eastridge Nursing Center


     Address: 2305 Richard St., Abbeville, Louisiana 70510
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Maison Du Monde Living Center


     Address: 4000 Rodeo Road, Abbeville, Louisiana 70510
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Lafayette Care Center


     Address: 325 Bacque Crescent Drive, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Maison De Lafayette


     Address: 2707 Kaliste Saloom Road, Lafayette, Louisiana 70508
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 165
     Percent Occupied: 73%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Erath Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 73 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Erath Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 555
    Disabled Workers: 155
    Widowers Workers: 190
    Spouses Workers: 140
    Children Workers: 140


(updated 2007)



Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.00%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.38%
  • Other 1.62%



(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 Erath Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Vermilion Parish, LA

6.03 % of Vermilion Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,370

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lafayette Parish , LA 1.80 % ($33,677 AGI )
  • Iberia Parish , LA 0.69 % ($32,953 AGI )
  • Acadia Parish , LA 0.33 % ($26,492 AGI )

Relocation away from Vermilion Parish, LA

5.72 % of Vermilion 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 $39,224

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Lafayette Parish , LA 1.98 % ($43,228 AGI )
  • Iberia Parish , LA 0.59 % ($71,156 AGI )
  • Acadia Parish , LA 0.33 % ($31,328 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 Erath Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Erath Town, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/06/1999, 02:55 pm 0 0 $10K --
02/10/1998, 06:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/26/1997, 07:15 am 0 0 $5K --
04/05/1997, 06:23 am 0 0 $15K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Erath Town, Louisiana

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 50 Knots *


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Erath Town, Louisiana



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

Crime in Erath Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 47 0 0
Robbery 0 1 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 4 0 5 0
    per 100,000 0 46 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 185 0 234 0
Assault 4 1 n/a n/a 5 n/a n/a n/a 11 11 10 11 20
    per 100,000 183 46 n/a n/a 229 n/a n/a n/a 506 509 469 515 951
Burglary 20 10 n/a n/a 23 n/a n/a n/a 2 1 29 2 3
    per 100,000 915 456 n/a n/a 1,055 n/a n/a n/a 92 46 1,360 94 143
Larceny Theft 38 23 n/a n/a 50 n/a n/a n/a 15 10 7 15 11
    per 100,000 1,739 1,048 n/a n/a 2,293 n/a n/a n/a 690 463 328 702 523
Vehicle Theft 3 1 n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a n/a 2 0 7 0 3
    per 100,000 137 46 n/a n/a 92 n/a n/a n/a 92 0 328 0 143
Arson 0 1 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 46 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
1 0 n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a 3 4 3 4 5
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
15 9 n/a n/a 19 n/a n/a n/a 5 3 11 4 4
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
8 5 n/a n/a 10 n/a n/a n/a 4 3 7 4 5


(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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