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   (County: Vermilion Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Gueydan 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
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 48

5 to 9 years : 35

10 to 14 years : 37

15 to 17 years : 30

18 and 19 years : 13

20 years : 8

21 years : 15

22 to 24 years : 77

25 to 29 years : 56

30 to 34 years : 47

35 to 39 years : 19

40 to 44 years : 36

45 to 49 years : 21

50 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 15

65 and 66 years : 2

67 to 69 years : 8

70 to 74 years : 20

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 68

5 to 9 years : 84

10 to 14 years : 81

15 to 17 years : 39

18 and 19 years : 30

20 years : 3

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 35

25 to 29 years : 73

30 to 34 years : 31

35 to 39 years : 42

40 to 44 years : 31

45 to 49 years : 63

50 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 31

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 7

65 and 66 years : 20

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 12

75 to 79 years : 35

80 to 84 years : 36

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,054

Multiple ancestry : 130

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 4

Ancestry not reported : 201


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,373

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 7

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 3

Not a U.S. citizen : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 116

5 to 17 years : 306

18 to 24 years : 187

25 to 34 years : 207

35 to 44 years : 128

45 to 54 years : 139

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 78

75 years and over : 82

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 116

5 to 17 years : 300

18 to 24 years : 177

25 to 34 years : 184

35 to 44 years : 125

45 to 54 years : 111

55 to 59 years : 70

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 78

75 years and over : 75

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 6

18 to 24 years : 6

25 to 34 years : 23

35 to 44 years : 3

45 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 4

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 3

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 : 6

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 567

Female : 730

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 30

Female : 46

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 7

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 1,147

Born in other state in the United States : 68

Native: born outside the United States : 7

Foreign born : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 328

Now married, except separated : 389

Divorced : 111

Separated : 2

Widowed : 118

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 11

Now married, except separated : 42

Divorced : 15

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,031

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 206

Speak English less than "very well" : 36


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Gueydan Town, Louisiana

  • United States Or American: 325   (25.8%)
  • Other Groups: 291   (23.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 235   (18.6%)
  • French Canadian: 159   (12.6%)
  • English: 71   (5.6%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 56   (4.4%)
  • German: 54   (4.3%)
  • Irish: 28   (2.2%)
  • Italian: 22   (1.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 6   (0.5%)
  • Scottish: 3   (0.2%)
  • Macedonian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.2%)
  • Swedish: 2   (0.2%)
  • Dutch: 2   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Gueydan Town, Louisiana is 1,389



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Gueydan Town, Louisiana: 597
Female Population in Gueydan Town, Louisiana: 792


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Gueydan Town, Louisiana: 27.3
Median Female Resident Age in Gueydan Town, Louisiana: 28.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Gueydan Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

41.4

Male

36.3

Female

43.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

48.2

Male

41.5

Female

50.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.5

Male

36.5

Female

57.5

Asian


Both sexes

36.5

Male

57.5

Female

20.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.0

Male

15.5

Female

29.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.0

Male

39.5

Female

49.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.3

Male

36.0

Female

43.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Gueydan Town, Louisiana


  • White: 1,231
  • African American: 150
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 8



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 21   (4.87%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 13   (3.02%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 17   (3.94%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 45   (10.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 16   (3.71%)
  • 10th Grade: 28   (6.5%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (3.94%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 17   (3.94%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 165   (38.28%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 11   (2.55%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 31   (7.19%)
  • Associate Degree: 7   (1.62%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 24   (5.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 13   (3.02%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.7%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 16   (2.66%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 38   (6.31%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (1%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 52   (8.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 23   (3.82%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (5.65%)
  • 11th Grade: 31   (5.15%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 21   (3.49%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 256   (42.52%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 21   (3.49%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 53   (8.8%)
  • Associate Degree: 4   (0.66%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 37   (6.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (1.66%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Gueydan High School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 901 Main Street, Gueydan, LA 70542, Phone: (337) 536-6938, Students: 233 )

  • Jesse Owens Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 203 Thirteenth Street, Gueydan, LA 70542, Phone: (337) 536-6541, Students: 217 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Gueydan Town, Louisiana

  • St Peter School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 513 6th Street, Gueydan, LA 70542, Phone: (337) 536-7930, Students: 111 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Gueydan Town, Louisiana

  • Gueydan Branch


    704 Tenth Street, Gueydan, LA 70542

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Gueydan Town, Louisiana


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Gueydan Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Boatner Landing Strip   (2) Saltzman Number 1 Landing Field Historical   (3) Saltzman Number 2 Landing Field Historical   (4) Simon Landing Field Historical  

Bay


(1) Blackfish Canal   (2) Blackfish Lake   (3) Devils Lake   (4) Five Bayou Cypress   (5) Floating Lake   (6) Florence Canal   (7) Lake Monzelum   (8) Mallard Bay   (9) Round Lake   (10) Round Lake Canal   (11) Snake Lake   (12) Stanolind Canal   (13) Umbrella Bay   (14) Willow Lake  

Building


(1) Gueydan Fire Department   (2) Gueydan Museum And Cultural Arts Center   (3) Gueydan Police Department   (4) Klondike Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Little Chapel Volunteer Fire Department   (6) Vermilion Parish Library Gueydan Branch  

Canal


(1) Big Four Ditch   (2) Blackfish Pirogue Trail   (3) Canal Number Eight   (4) Canal Number Four   (5) Canal Number Six   (6) Canal Number Ten   (7) Canal Number Two   (8) Gueydan Canal   (9) Latanier Ditch   (10) Lulu Canal   (11) Maree Michel Canal   (12) Moon Island Canal   (13) Noah Pirogue Trail   (14) Ridge Canal   (15) Robins Canal   (16) Spencer Canal  

Cape


(1) Umbrella Point  

Cemetery


(1) Broussard Cemetery   (2) Gueydon Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Baptist Church   (2) Gueydan United Methodist Church   (3) Hubbard United Church Of Christ   (4) Saint Davids Church   (5) Saint Peter Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 14   (2) Town Of Gueydan   (3) Ward Eight  

Island


(1) Bird Island   (2) Deer Island   (3) Flat Prairie Island   (4) Latanier Island   (5) Mallard Bay Island   (6) Oak Island   (7) Perreau Island   (8) Rabbit Island   (9) Shell Island  

Locale


(1) Florence Hunt Club   (2) Gueydan Sewage Treatment Facility   (3) Lulu Hunting Club   (4) Mallard   (5) Stanolind Club  

Oilfield


(1) Cameron Canal Gas Field   (2) Florence Gas Field   (3) Grand Lake Oil And Gas Field   (4) Mallard Bay Oil And Gas Field   (5) Riceville Gas Field   (6) South Florence Gas Field   (7) South Kaplan Gas Field   (8) South Riceville Gas Field   (9) Southeast Gueydan Gas Field   (10) Southwest Gueydan Gas Field   (11) West Gueydan Oil And Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Florence Landing   (2) Gueydan   (3) Marceaux   (4) Wright  

Post Office


(1) Gueydan Post Office   (2) Wright Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Gueydan Elementary School Historical   (2) Gueydan Head Start School   (3) Gueydan High School   (4) Jesse Owens Elementary School   (5) Klondike School   (6) Saint Peter School  

Stream


(1) Blackfish Bayou   (2) Latanier Bayou  

Swamp


(1) Cypress Point  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Gueydan Town, Louisiana

70542 (pop. 3,662)


Cities Nearby Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Morse Village, LA  (pop. 632) 6.6 Miles
District 3, LA  (pop. 3,146) 10.4 Miles
Lake Arthur Town, LA  (pop. 2,872) 10.9 Miles
Estherwood Village, LA  (pop. 889) 11.2 Miles
Mermentau Village, LA  (pop. 678) 12.0 Miles
Kaplan City, LA  (pop. 5,079) 13.3 Miles
District 1, LA  (pop. 1,555) 15.1 Miles
Crowley City, LA  (pop. 13,925) 15.2 Miles
District 2, LA  (pop. 1,875) 16.0 Miles
Jennings City, LA  (pop. 10,504) 16.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Gueydan Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Gueydan Town, Louisiana is 26.0 ft. (8.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.027123 N        Long: -92.507449 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 68   (13.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 51   (10.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 39   (7.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 28   (5.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 47   (9.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 83   (16.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 43   (8.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 42   (8.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 14   (2.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 23   (4.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 12   (2.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 28   (5.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 19   (3.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 420

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 76

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 13

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 3

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 : 11

Other means : 19

Worked at home : 8


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 47

5 to 9 minutes : 115

10 to 14 minutes : 31

15 to 19 minutes : 50

20 to 24 minutes : 24

25 to 29 minutes : 13

30 to 34 minutes : 112

35 to 39 minutes : 8

40 to 44 minutes : 15

45 to 59 minutes : 17

60 to 89 minutes : 57

90 or more minutes : 53


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 186

No Social Security income : 372


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 41

No retirement income : 517


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 47

$10,000 to $14,999 : 39

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 25

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14

$35,000 to $39,999 : 16

$40,000 to $44,999 : 27

$45,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 32

$60,000 to $74,999 : 50

$75,000 to $99,999 : 33

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 7

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $39,000


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Gueydan Town, Louisiana

  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1.0 kW; Jennings, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KPEL (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • KSIG (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Crowley, LA; Owner: Acadia Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • 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 Gueydan Town, Louisiana

  • KPEL-FM (105.1 FM; Abbeville, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • KKSJ (106.3 FM; Rayne, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: The University Of Louisiana At Lafayette)
  • KITA (89.5 FM; Jennings, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Abbeville, LA; Owner: North Star Communications)
  • KIKL (90.9 FM; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; Church Point, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KRRQ (95.5 FM; Church Point, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Gueydan Town, Louisiana

  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; Branch, LA; Owner: Klfy, L.p.)
  • KADN (Channel 15; Church Point, LA; Owner: Comcorp Of Louisiana License Corp.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 52  (18.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 19  (6.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 16  (5.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (3.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 100  (34.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 46  (19.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 78  (32.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 97  (40.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 106 Farms In Gueydan Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Bank Of Gueydan - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $83.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 1

Vermilion Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $111.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Gueydan Town, Louisiana

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 33.4 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 37.3 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 37.3 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Chennault International


    (about 40.0 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 40.1 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 43.5 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.92%

Carpooled

10.43%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.79%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.39%

Bicycle

0.98%

Walked

2.76%

Other Means

2.95%

Worked At Home

1.77%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 204

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 37

Female householder, no husband present : 115

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 198

Householder not living alone : 4


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 22

Female householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and male partner : 33

All other households : 501


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 182

Renter-occupied housing units : 22

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 37

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 38

Renter-occupied housing units : 77

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 145

Renter-occupied housing units : 57


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 111

$10,000 to $14,999 : 57

$15,000 to $19,999 : 57

$20,000 to $24,999 : 25

$25,000 to $29,999 : 52

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 18

$40,000 to $44,999 : 29

$45,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 46

$60,000 to $74,999 : 50

$75,000 to $99,999 : 39

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 16

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Total : 690


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 558

Vacant : 132


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 3

Built 2000 to 2004 : 9

Built 1990 to 1999 : 53

Built 1980 to 1989 : 64

Built 1970 to 1979 : 129

Built 1960 to 1969 : 65

Built 1950 to 1959 : 155

Built 1940 to 1949 : 96

Built 1939 or earlier : 116


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 301

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 4

Electricity : 250

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Gueydan Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 72

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $59,999 : 49

$60,000 to $69,999 : 36

$70,000 to $79,999 : 47

$80,000 to $89,999 : 28

$90,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10

$150,000 to $174,999 : 14

$175,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 to $249,999 : 5

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 3

$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
(Gueydan 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 : 3

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 199

Housing units without a mortgage : 200


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $26,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $43,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $72,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $61,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $62,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $52,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $59,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Gueydan Town, Louisiana: 60.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Gueydan Town, LA): $22,165
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Gueydan Town): $44,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Gueydan Town): $306
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 65.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.9%
Electricity: 32.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
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 Gueydan Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Lamm Home Health


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

Professional Hhs Of Southwest


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

Jeff Davis Home Health


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

Synergy Home Care-acadiana Region, Inc


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

Md Homecare Network


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

Hospitals Close To Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1310 West Seventh Street, Kaplan, Louisiana 70548
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

American Legion Hospital


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

Jennings American Legion Hospital


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

Abbeville General Hospital


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

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

Nursing Homes Close To Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Gueydan Memorial Guest Home


     Address: 1201 Third St, Gueydan, Louisiana 70542
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Kaplan Healthcare Center


     Address: 1300 W. Eighth Street, Kaplan, Louisiana 70548
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Vermilion Health Care Center


     Address: 14008 Cheneau Road, Kaplan, Louisiana 70548
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Summerwood Nursing & Rehab Center


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

Southwind Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Gueydan Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 87 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Gueydan Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 350
    Disabled Workers: 85
    Widowers Workers: 155
    Spouses Workers: 115
    Children Workers: 65


(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 Gueydan 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 Gueydan Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Gueydan Town, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/04/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
01/13/2005, 03:35 am 0 0 $2K --
         





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Crime Analysis

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