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Demographics Analysis

The people of Gibsland 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
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 34

5 to 9 years : 72

10 to 14 years : 66

15 to 17 years : 55

18 and 19 years : 65

20 years : 7

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 10

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 66

40 to 44 years : 34

45 to 49 years : 47

50 to 54 years : 73

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 29

65 and 66 years : 35

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 5

75 to 79 years : 34

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 11

Female:

Under 5 years : 53

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 60

15 to 17 years : 23

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 10

22 to 24 years : 23

25 to 29 years : 12

30 to 34 years : 22

35 to 39 years : 67

40 to 44 years : 50

45 to 49 years : 42

50 to 54 years : 80

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 10

70 to 74 years : 6

75 to 79 years : 39

80 to 84 years : 23

85 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,120

Multiple ancestry : 112

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 79


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,311

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 87

5 to 17 years : 276

18 to 24 years : 112

25 to 34 years : 44

35 to 44 years : 217

45 to 54 years : 242

55 to 59 years : 83

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 46

65 to 74 years : 63

75 years and over : 128

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 87

5 to 17 years : 254

18 to 24 years : 109

25 to 34 years : 44

35 to 44 years : 203

45 to 54 years : 242

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 42

65 to 74 years : 33

75 years and over : 109

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 22

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 14

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 30

75 years and over : 19

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 612

Female : 588

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 82

Female : 29

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 186

Born in other state in the United States : 37

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 372

Now married, except separated : 350

Divorced : 68

Separated : 27

Widowed : 120

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 47

Divorced : 16

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,214

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Gibsland Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 832   (87.2%)
  • United States Or American: 33   (3.5%)
  • Irish: 23   (2.4%)
  • German: 12   (1.3%)
  • English: 12   (1.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 12   (1.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 7   (0.7%)
  • European: 7   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 7   (0.7%)
  • Italian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Dutch: 2   (0.2%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 2   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Gibsland Town, Louisiana is 1,311



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Gibsland Town, Louisiana: 694
Female Population in Gibsland Town, Louisiana: 617


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Gibsland Town, Louisiana: 37.2
Median Female Resident Age in Gibsland Town, Louisiana: 43.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Gibsland Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

50.0

Male

47.5

Female

54.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

39.1

Male

37.7

Female

40.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

22.5

Male

0.0

Female

22.5

Asian


Both sexes

39.5

Male

0.0

Female

39.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

31.5

Male

34.5

Female

17.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

23.5

Male

12.5

Female

45.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.5

Male

19.5

Female

6.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.5

Male

48.0

Female

55.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Gibsland Town, Louisiana


  • White: 223
  • African American: 1,069
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 19



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (3.2%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (1.42%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (5.34%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 11   (3.91%)
  • 9th Grade: 12   (4.27%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (4.98%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (2.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (5.34%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 125   (44.48%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 11   (3.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 34   (12.1%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 15   (5.34%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (3.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 1   (0.36%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 14   (3.5%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (1%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 11   (2.75%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 21   (5.25%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (1.75%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (1.5%)
  • 11th Grade: 33   (8.25%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 23   (5.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 143   (35.75%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 15   (3.75%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 52   (13%)
  • Associate Degree: 4   (1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 41   (10.25%)
  • Master's Degree: 26   (6.5%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Gibsland-coleman High School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 70, Gibsland, LA 71028, Phone: (318) 843-6247, Students: 302 )



Museums Near Gibsland Town, Louisiana


  • Mt Lebanon Historical Society


    Po Box 180, Gibsland, LA 71028

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Gibsland Town, Louisiana


Building


(1) Gibsland Police Department   (2) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 1   (3) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 5   (4) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 6   (5) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 7  

Cemetery


(1) Mount Gillard Cemetery   (2) Mount Lebanon Cemetery   (3) Piney Grove Cemetery   (4) Walker Cemetery   (5) Whitley Cemetery   (6) Williamson Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bear Creek Church   (2) Cypress Springs Church   (3) Evergreen Church   (4) Mount Kingdom Church   (5) Mount Lebanon Baptist Church   (6) New Fellowship Church   (7) Piney Grove Church   (8) Pleasant Hill Church   (9) Pratt Hill Church   (10) Springfield Church   (11) Taylor Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 2   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 3   (3) Town Of Gibsland   (4) Town Of Mount Lebanon   (5) Village Of Bryceland   (6) Ward Three  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 61  

Locale


(1) Brice Plantation Historical   (2) Brice Station   (3) Gibbs Plantation Historical   (4) Machens Spur   (5) Nelson Station  

Oilfield


(1) Ada Oil And Gas Field   (2) Bear Creek Gas Field   (3) Cypress Springs Oil Field   (4) West Bryceland Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Ada   (2) Bryceland   (3) Gibsland   (4) Mount Lebanon   (5) Phillips   (6) Pleasant Hill   (7) Pratt   (8) Sailes   (9) Taylor  

Post Office


(1) Bryceland Post Office   (2) Gibsland Post Office   (3) Taylor Post Office  

School


(1) Baltimore School   (2) Black Lake School   (3) Blue Ridge School   (4) Gibsland Coleman High School   (5) Mount Lebanon School   (6) Shiloh School  

Stream


(1) Baker Creek   (2) Black Lake Creek   (3) Caney Creek   (4) Hurried Branch  

Summit


(1) Mossy Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Gibsland Town, Louisiana

71028 (pop. 2,017)


Cities Nearby Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Mount Lebanon Town, LA  (pop. 112) 2.3 Miles
Arcadia Town, LA  (pop. 2,759) 7.6 Miles
Athens Village, LA  (pop. 424) 7.6 Miles
Bryceland Village, LA  (pop. 146) 7.8 Miles
Dubberly Village, LA  (pop. 244) 10.7 Miles
Heflin Village, LA  (pop. 166) 13.8 Miles
Bienville Village, LA  (pop. 327) 13.9 Miles
Sibley Town, LA  (pop. 1,201) 14.0 Miles
Minden City, LA  (pop. 12,941) 14.3 Miles
Simsboro Village, LA  (pop. 817) 15.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Gibsland Town, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Gibsland Town, Louisiana is 328.0 ft. (100.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Lat: 32.542675 N        Long: -93.053511 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 12   (3.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 23   (6.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 24   (6.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 43   (11.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 37   (10.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 46   (12.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 62   (16.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 25   (6.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 8   (2.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 5   (1.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 48   (13.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 37   (10.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 344

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 52

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 7

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 4

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 6

Other means : 8

Worked at home : 5


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 31

5 to 9 minutes : 18

10 to 14 minutes : 99

15 to 19 minutes : 70

20 to 24 minutes : 69

25 to 29 minutes : 20

30 to 34 minutes : 57

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 12

45 to 59 minutes : 13

60 to 89 minutes : 36

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 135

No Social Security income : 380


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 79

No retirement income : 436


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 16

$10,000 to $14,999 : 25

$15,000 to $19,999 : 39

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 48

$35,000 to $39,999 : 36

$40,000 to $44,999 : 26

$45,000 to $49,999 : 6

$50,000 to $59,999 : 18

$60,000 to $74,999 : 16

$75,000 to $99,999 : 51

$100,000 to $124,999 : 12

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $35,795


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Gibsland Town, Louisiana

  • KASO (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Minden, LA; Owner: Greenwood Acres Baptist Church)
  • KRUS (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Ruston, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Gibsland Town, Louisiana

  • KBTT (103.7 FM; Haughton, LA; Owner: Access.1 Louisiana Holding Company Llc)
  • KBEF (104.5 FM; Dubberly, LA; Owner: Greenwood Acres Baptist Church)
  • KTOC-FM (104.9 FM; Hodge, LA; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KYLA (106.7 FM; Minden, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KXKZ (107.5 FM; Ruston, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • KAPI (88.3 FM; Ruston, LA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KLPI (89.1 FM; Ruston, LA; Owner: Louisiana Tech. University)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Sibley, LA; Owner: Family Life Educational Foundation)
  • KGRM (91.5 FM; Grambling, LA; Owner: Grambling College Of Louisiana)
  • KHCL (92.5 FM; Gibsland, LA; Owner: Houston Christian Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • KRLQ (94.1 FM; Bienville, LA; Owner: Brown, William W)
  • KLKL (95.7 FM; Haughton, LA; Owner: Access.1 Louisiana Holding Company Llc)
  • KNBB (97.7 FM; Dubach, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • KPCH (99.3 FM; Ruston, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Gibsland Town, Louisiana

  • KPXJ (Channel 21; Minden, LA; Owner: Minden Television Company, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 21  (11.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 24  (13.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 21  (11.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (4.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 33  (18.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 63  (29.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 53  (24.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 51  (23.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 23 Farms In Gibsland Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Gibsland Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $316.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Gibsland Town, Louisiana

  • Ruston Municipal


    (about 24.8 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • Ruston Regional


    (about 27.2 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • Barksdale AFB


    (about 35.6 miles in Bossier City, Louisiana; Airport Code: BAD)

  • Shreveport Downtown


    (about 40.3 miles in Shreveport, Louisiana; Airport Code: DTN)

  • Shreveport Regional


    (about 45.5 miles in Shreveport, Louisiana; Airport Code: SHV)

  • El Dorado Airport


    (about 48.8 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • Goodwin Field


    (about 48.8 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • South Arkansas Regional at Goodwin Field


    (about 48.9 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • Natchitoches Regional


    (about 55.8 miles in Natchitoches, Louisiana; Airport Code: LA1)

  • Monroe Regional


    (about 59.1 miles in Monroe, Louisiana; Airport Code: MLU)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.60%

Carpooled

18.62%

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

1.60%

Other Means

1.60%

Worked At Home

1.60%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 194

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 34

Female householder, no husband present : 96

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 173

Householder not living alone : 18


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 22

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 20

All other households : 473


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 170

Renter-occupied housing units : 24

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 30

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 27

Renter-occupied housing units : 69

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 109

Renter-occupied housing units : 82


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 109

$10,000 to $14,999 : 67

$15,000 to $19,999 : 68

$20,000 to $24,999 : 12

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 48

$35,000 to $39,999 : 39

$40,000 to $44,999 : 26

$45,000 to $49,999 : 24

$50,000 to $59,999 : 18

$60,000 to $74,999 : 16

$75,000 to $99,999 : 51

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Total : 710


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 515

Vacant : 195


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 127

Built 1980 to 1989 : 129

Built 1970 to 1979 : 82

Built 1960 to 1969 : 81

Built 1950 to 1959 : 135

Built 1940 to 1949 : 126

Built 1939 or earlier : 30


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 339

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 176

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
(Gibsland Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 37

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 37

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 27

$60,000 to $69,999 : 22

$70,000 to $79,999 : 12

$80,000 to $89,999 : 16

$90,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 to $249,999 : 9

$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
(Gibsland 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 : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 90

Housing units without a mortgage : 246


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $16,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $34,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $127,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $50,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $62,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $68,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $78,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Gibsland Town, Louisiana: 65.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Gibsland Town, LA): $19,250
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Gibsland Town): $26,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Gibsland Town): $218
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 65.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.2%
Electricity: 29.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.6%
Solar Energy: 0.4%
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 Gibsland Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Magnolia Home Health Care, Inc


     Address: 1285 Pine St., Suite 100, Arcadia, Louisiana 71001
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/11/1992

National Home Care Services


     Address: 364 North Main Street, Sibley, Louisiana 71073
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/19/1991

Minden Medical Center Hha


     Address: 212 Miller St, Minden, Louisiana 71055
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/13/1985

Louisiana Homecare/minden


     Address: 926 Homer Road, Minden, Louisiana 71055
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/7/2002

Claiborne Home Health


     Address: 619 East College Street, Homer, Louisiana 71040
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 1/5/1990

Hospitals Close To Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Bienville Medical Center


     Address: 1175 Pine Street Suite 200, Arcadia, Louisiana 71001
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Minden Medical Center Inc


     Address: No 1 Medical Plaza, Minden, Louisiana 71055
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Homer Memorial Hospital


     Address: 620 East College Street, Homer, Louisiana 71040
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Northern Louisiana Medical Center


     Address: 401 East Vaughn Avenue, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Green Clinic Surgical Hospital


     Address: 1118 Farmerville Street, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Leslie Lakes Retirement Center


     Address: 1355 Sixth Street, Arcadia, Louisiana 71001
     Ownership: For Profit - Limited Liability Company
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 64%

Willow Ridge Nursing And Rehab Center


     Address: 660 Factory Outlet Mall Drive, Arcadia, Louisiana 71001
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Meadowview Health & Rehab Cent


     Address: 400 Meadowview Drive, Minden, Louisiana 71055
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 147
     Percent Occupied: 64%

Town And Country Nursing Cente


     Address: 614 Weston Street, Minden, Louisiana 71055
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 124
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Claiborne Manor Nursing Home


     Address: 6942 Highway 79, Homer, Louisiana 71040
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 74%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Gibsland Town, Louisiana

Name: Grand Gulf
Address: PO Box 756; Port Gibson, MS 39150
Distance: 125 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Gibsland Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 200
    Disabled Workers: 50
    Widowers Workers: 65
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 45


(updated 2007)



Bienville Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 47.49%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.47%
  • Other 2.04%



(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 Gibsland Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Bienville Parish, LA

7.01 % of Bienville Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,494

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lincoln Parish , LA 0.87 % ($20,951 AGI )
  • Webster Parish , LA 0.74 % ($26,029 AGI )
  • Bossier Parish , LA 0.64 % ($30,533 AGI )

Relocation away from Bienville Parish, LA

7.09 % of Bienville 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 $29,060

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Lincoln Parish , LA 1.00 % ($23,745 AGI )
  • Bossier Parish , LA 0.93 % ($31,614 AGI )
  • Webster Parish , LA 0.81 % ($21,658 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 Gibsland Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Gibsland Town, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/10/2003, 08:15 pm 0 0 $120K --
12/30/2002, 08:24 pm 1 1 -- --
07/24/2002, 02:10 pm 0 0 $50K --
03/10/2000, 01:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
04/04/1999, 07:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
         





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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 Gibsland Town, 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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