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   (County: Claiborne Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Homer 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
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 242

5 to 9 years : 58

10 to 14 years : 46

15 to 17 years : 176

18 and 19 years : 29

20 years : 31

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 114

25 to 29 years : 186

30 to 34 years : 54

35 to 39 years : 62

40 to 44 years : 154

45 to 49 years : 64

50 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 61

65 and 66 years : 49

67 to 69 years : 32

70 to 74 years : 20

75 to 79 years : 31

80 to 84 years : 32

85 years and over : 17

Female:

Under 5 years : 160

5 to 9 years : 146

10 to 14 years : 119

15 to 17 years : 47

18 and 19 years : 78

20 years : 65

21 years : 66

22 to 24 years : 111

25 to 29 years : 108

30 to 34 years : 85

35 to 39 years : 95

40 to 44 years : 112

45 to 49 years : 183

50 to 54 years : 133

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 27

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 30

75 to 79 years : 30

80 to 84 years : 15

85 years and over : 28


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,757

Multiple ancestry : 289

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 25

Ancestry not reported : 335


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,321

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 38

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 47


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 402

5 to 17 years : 592

18 to 24 years : 494

25 to 34 years : 433

35 to 44 years : 423

45 to 54 years : 421

55 to 59 years : 150

60 and 61 years : 80

62 to 64 years : 87

65 to 74 years : 171

75 years and over : 153

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 340

5 to 17 years : 525

18 to 24 years : 444

25 to 34 years : 311

35 to 44 years : 390

45 to 54 years : 320

55 to 59 years : 118

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 68

65 to 74 years : 116

75 years and over : 105

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 62

5 to 17 years : 29

18 to 24 years : 35

25 to 34 years : 107

35 to 44 years : 16

45 to 54 years : 101

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 55

75 years and over : 48

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 38

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 : 15

25 to 34 years : 15

35 to 44 years : 17

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
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,311

Female : 1,485

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 254

Female : 271

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 27

Female : 11

Foreign born:

Male : 23

Female : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 760

Born in other state in the United States : 428

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,022

Now married, except separated : 580

Divorced : 291

Separated : 151

Widowed : 83

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 37

Now married, except separated : 311

Divorced : 31

Separated : 0

Widowed : 55

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 27

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 30

Now married, except separated : 17

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,916

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 32

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 17

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 15


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Homer Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 2,066   (65.2%)
  • United States Or American: 305   (9.6%)
  • English: 246   (7.8%)
  • Irish: 137   (4.3%)
  • German: 92   (2.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 90   (2.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 56   (1.8%)
  • Italian: 43   (1.4%)
  • Dutch: 24   (0.8%)
  • Subsaharan African: 20   (0.6%)
  • Scottish: 20   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 16   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 10   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 10   (0.3%)
  • British: 10   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 8   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 5   (0.2%)
  • European: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Homer Town, Louisiana is 3,406



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Homer Town, Louisiana: 1,615
Female Population in Homer Town, Louisiana: 1,791


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Homer Town, Louisiana: 27.8
Median Female Resident Age in Homer Town, Louisiana: 28.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Homer Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

49.0

Male

47.5

Female

50.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.9

Male

25.4

Female

33.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

55.5

Male

86.5

Female

24.5

Asian


Both sexes

34.9

Male

34.3

Female

39.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

18.5

Male

30.5

Female

8.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.5

Male

11.5

Female

23.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.5

Male

25.5

Female

24.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

49.2

Male

47.8

Female

50.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Homer Town, Louisiana


  • White: 1,188
  • African American: 2,167
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 30
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 21



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 18   (1.77%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 27   (2.65%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 54   (5.31%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 67   (6.59%)
  • 9th Grade: 57   (5.6%)
  • 10th Grade: 40   (3.93%)
  • 11th Grade: 49   (4.82%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 87   (8.55%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 287   (28.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 51   (5.01%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 105   (10.32%)
  • Associate Degree: 22   (2.16%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 113   (11.11%)
  • Master's Degree: 21   (2.06%)
  • Professional School Degree: 13   (1.28%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.59%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 19   (1.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 14   (1.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 34   (2.59%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 75   (5.71%)
  • 9th Grade: 38   (2.89%)
  • 10th Grade: 55   (4.19%)
  • 11th Grade: 73   (5.56%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 76   (5.78%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 480   (36.53%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 61   (4.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 116   (8.83%)
  • Associate Degree: 40   (3.04%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 140   (10.65%)
  • Master's Degree: 93   (7.08%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Homer Town, Louisiana

  • Claiborne Parish School Board


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 600, Homer, LA 71040, Phone: (318) 927-3502, Students: 2,683 )

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

  • Homer Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 624 Bonner Street, Homer, LA 71040, Phone: (318) 927-2393, Students: 554 )

  • Homer Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1009 Pearl Street, Homer, LA 71040, Phone: (318) 927-2826, Students: 280 )

  • Claiborne Alternative School Setting (class)


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 626 Bonner Street, Homer, LA 71040, Phone: (318) 927-6257, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Homer Town, Louisiana

  • Homer High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1008 North Main Street, Homer, LA 71040, Phone: (318) 927-2985, Students: 299 )

  • David Wade Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 670 Bell Hill Road, Homer, LA 71040, Phone: (318) 927-0400, Students: 23 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Homer Town, Louisiana

  • Claiborne Parish Library


    909 Edgewood Drive, Homer, LA 71040

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Homer Town, Louisiana


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Homer Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Homer Municipal Airport  

Bridge


(1) Bridge 166  

Building


(1) Caney Ranger District Office   (2) Claiborne Parish Fire District 6 Arizona Station   (3) Claiborne Parish Office Of Family Support   (4) Claiborne Parish Sheriff S Office   (5) Homer Police Department   (6) Homer Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Arlington Cemetery   (2) Forest Grove Cemetery   (3) Gee Cemetery   (4) Homer Cemetery   (5) Liberty Hill Cemetery   (6) Merritt Cemetery   (7) Point Pleasant Cemetery   (8) Tulip Cemetery  

Church


(1) Arizona Methodist Church   (2) D Arbonne Church   (3) Love Chapel   (4) Mount Piller Church   (5) Oil Field Church   (6) Saint Johns Church   (7) Tulip Methodist Church   (8) Walnut Grove Church  

Civil


(1) Claiborne Parish   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 10   (3) Parish Governing Authority District 6   (4) Parish Governing Authority District 7   (5) Parish Governing Authority District 9   (6) Town Of Homer   (7) Ward Seven   (8) Ward Six  

Dam


(1) Lake Claiborne Dam  

Hospital


(1) Homer Memorial Hospital  

Lake


(1) Spring Lake  

Locale


(1) Homer Work Center   (2) North Louisiana Experimental Station   (3) North Louisiana Hill Farm Experiment Station  

Oilfield


(1) Lisbon Oil Field   (2) Sugar Creek Oil And Gas Field  

Park


(1) Homer Historic District   (2) Lake Claiborne State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Arizona   (2) Aycock   (3) Forest Grove   (4) Homer   (5) Point Pleasant   (6) Spring Lake   (7) Sugar Creek   (8) Tulip  

Post Office


(1) Homer Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Clear Lake   (2) Lake Claiborne  

School


(1) Bennett Grove School   (2) Claiborne Alternative School   (3) Forest Grove School   (4) Homer Elementary School   (5) Homer High School   (6) Homer Junior High School   (7) Liberty Hill School   (8) Richland School   (9) Saint Johns School  

Stream


(1) Allen Creek   (2) Bear Creek   (3) Beaver Branch   (4) Beaver Creek   (5) Bullock Creek   (6) Butler Creek   (7) Caney Creek   (8) Coleman Creek   (9) Cox Creek   (10) Cypress Creek   (11) Gee Creek   (12) Horse Creek   (13) Isaac Creek   (14) Sandy Creek   (15) White Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Homer Town, Louisiana

71040 (pop. 9,169)


Cities Nearby Homer Town, Louisiana

Athens Village, LA  (pop. 424) 9.9 Miles
Lisbon Village, LA  (pop. 182) 10.7 Miles
Haynesville Town, LA  (pop. 2,829) 12.7 Miles
Gibsland Town, LA  (pop. 1,311) 17.1 Miles
Shongaloo Village, LA  (pop. 146) 17.3 Miles
Minden City, LA  (pop. 12,941) 17.7 Miles
Arcadia Town, LA  (pop. 2,759) 18.2 Miles
Mount Lebanon Town, LA  (pop. 112) 19.2 Miles
Tubal Township, LA  (pop. 0) 20.1 Miles
Dubberly Village, LA  (pop. 244) 20.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Homer Town, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Homer Town, Louisiana is 302.0 ft. (92.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Homer Town, Louisiana

Lat: 32.789863 N        Long: -93.058633 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 62   (5.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 42   (3.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 42   (3.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 82   (7.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 216   (18.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 141   (12.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 231   (19.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 122   (10.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 36   (3.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 35   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 26   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 21   (1.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 75   (6.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 35   (3.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,099

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 73

In 3-person carpool : 16

In 4-person carpool : 23

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 31

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 : 0

Other means : 19

Worked at home : 30


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 107

5 to 9 minutes : 264

10 to 14 minutes : 162

15 to 19 minutes : 75

20 to 24 minutes : 161

25 to 29 minutes : 53

30 to 34 minutes : 139

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 39

45 to 59 minutes : 27

60 to 89 minutes : 157

90 or more minutes : 70


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 318

No Social Security income : 1,066


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 114

No retirement income : 1,270


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 265

$10,000 to $14,999 : 46

$15,000 to $19,999 : 45

$20,000 to $24,999 : 45

$25,000 to $29,999 : 52

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $44,999 : 29

$45,000 to $49,999 : 68

$50,000 to $59,999 : 10

$60,000 to $74,999 : 61

$75,000 to $99,999 : 160

$100,000 to $124,999 : 45

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $28,918


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Homer Town, Louisiana

  • KASO (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Minden, LA; Owner: Greenwood Acres Baptist Church)
  • KDMS (1290 AM; 2.5 kW; El Dorado, AR; Owner: El Dorado Broadcasting Co.)
  • KELD (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; El Dorado, AR; Owner: Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KBSF (1460 AM; 1.0 kW; Springhill, LA; Owner: Metropolitan Radio Group, Inc.)
  • KRUS (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Ruston, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Homer Town, Louisiana

  • KMLK (101.5 FM; El Dorado, AR; Owner: Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KIXB (103.3 FM; Mount Holly, AR; Owner: Noalmark Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KBEF (104.5 FM; Dubberly, LA; Owner: Greenwood Acres Baptist Church)
  • 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)
  • KKDU (88.9 FM; El Dorado, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • 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.)
  • KTKC (92.9 FM; Springhill, LA; Owner: Metropolitan Radio Group, Inc.)
  • KNBB (97.7 FM; Dubach, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • KLBQ (98.7 FM; El Dorado, AR; Owner: El Dorado Broadcasting Co.)
  • KPCH (99.3 FM; Ruston, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii Of Louisiana, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Homer Town, Louisiana

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Homer Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 97  (16.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 105  (17.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 44  (7.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (2.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 139  (22.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 178  (27.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 161  (25.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 248  (38.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 101 Farms In Homer Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Homer Town, Louisiana

Capital One, National Association - 1 Branches


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

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

First Guaranty Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 23

Gibsland Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


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

Citizens National Bank, N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $755k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 15

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Homer Town, Louisiana

  • Ruston Municipal


    (about 31.5 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • El Dorado Airport


    (about 32.9 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • Goodwin Field


    (about 32.9 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • South Arkansas Regional at Goodwin Field


    (about 33.0 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • Ruston Regional


    (about 33.3 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • Barksdale AFB


    (about 40.4 miles in Bossier City, Louisiana; Airport Code: BAD)

  • Shreveport Downtown


    (about 43.5 miles in Shreveport, Louisiana; Airport Code: DTN)

  • Shreveport Regional


    (about 50.5 miles in Shreveport, Louisiana; Airport Code: SHV)

  • Harrell Field


    (about 59.7 miles in Camden, Arkansas; Airport Code: CDH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Homer Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.05%

Carpooled

19.59%

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

3.36%

Other Means

0.57%

Worked At Home

4.43%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 422

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 47

Female householder, no husband present : 392

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 413

Householder not living alone : 110


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 77

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 1,307


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 365

Renter-occupied housing units : 57

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 22

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 151

Renter-occupied housing units : 241

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 213

Renter-occupied housing units : 310


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 423

$10,000 to $14,999 : 143

$15,000 to $19,999 : 56

$20,000 to $24,999 : 99

$25,000 to $29,999 : 129

$30,000 to $34,999 : 39

$35,000 to $39,999 : 24

$40,000 to $44,999 : 48

$45,000 to $49,999 : 71

$50,000 to $59,999 : 15

$60,000 to $74,999 : 107

$75,000 to $99,999 : 160

$100,000 to $124,999 : 55

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Total : 1,711


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 1,384

Vacant : 327


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 30

Built 1990 to 1999 : 75

Built 1980 to 1989 : 363

Built 1970 to 1979 : 280

Built 1960 to 1969 : 382

Built 1950 to 1959 : 338

Built 1940 to 1949 : 151

Built 1939 or earlier : 92


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 913

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 21

Electricity : 445

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 3

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Homer Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 43

$10,000 to $14,999 : 25

$15,000 to $19,999 : 20

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 82

$35,000 to $39,999 : 51

$40,000 to $49,999 : 93

$50,000 to $59,999 : 24

$60,000 to $69,999 : 71

$70,000 to $79,999 : 50

$80,000 to $89,999 : 126

$90,000 to $99,999 : 55

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 22

$150,000 to $174,999 : 3

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 7

$250,000 to $299,999 : 14

$300,000 to $399,999 : 5

$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
(Homer 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 : 6

Home equity loan only : 15

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 403

Housing units without a mortgage : 330


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $81,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $84,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $52,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $72,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $48,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $46,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $77,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Homer Town, Louisiana: 64.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Homer Town, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Homer 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Homer Town, LA): $23,646
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Homer Town): $50,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Homer Town): $372
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Homer Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 71.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.2%
Electricity: 24.1%
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: 1.8%


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

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Homer Town, Louisiana

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 183 $428,706 103 $134,379 8,223 $28,112 $16.34
Financial Administration 1 $2,812 0 $0 0 $33,744 --
Other Government Administration 2 $6,148 5 $1,413 93 $36,888 $15.19
Police Protection - Officers 7 $14,455 3 $2,276 283 $24,780 $8.04
Firefighters 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 2 $5,214 0 $0 0 $31,284 --
Hospitals 169 $396,395 93 $128,702 7,623 $28,146 $16.88
Sewerage 1 $2,123 1 $1,240 124 $25,476 $10.00
Water Supply 1 $1,559 1 $748 100 $18,708 $7.48

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Homer Town, Louisiana

Claiborne Home Health


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

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

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

Hospitals Close To Homer Town, Louisiana

Homer Memorial Hospital


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

Minden Medical Center Inc


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

Bienville Medical Center


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

Tri-ward General Hospital


     Address: 409 First Street, Bernice, Louisiana 71222
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Medical Center South Arkansas


     Address: 700 West Grove Street, El Dorado, Arkansas 71731
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Homer Town, Louisiana

Claiborne Manor Nursing Home


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

Presbyterian Village Of Homer


     Address: 3700 Hwy. 79 South, Homer, Louisiana 71040
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 59%

Heritage Nursing Center


     Address: 1745 Bailey Avenue, Haynesville, Louisiana 71038
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 79%

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%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Homer Town, Louisiana

Name: Grand Gulf
Address: PO Box 756; Port Gibson, MS 39150
Distance: 132 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Homer Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 1,060
    Disabled Workers: 225
    Widowers Workers: 230
    Spouses Workers: 110
    Children Workers: 175


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Homer Town, Louisiana


Charges


Hospital Public: $14,161,000
Housing & Community Development: $155,000
Sewerage: $404,000
Solid Waste Management: $191,000
All Other: $78,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $448,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $425,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $27,000
Public Welfare: $795,000
All Other: $125,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $46,000
Correctional Institutions: $49,000
Financial Administration: $156,000
Fire Protection: $132,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $10,000
Central Staff Services: $162,000
General Public Buildings: $15,000
Own Hospitals: $14,529,000
Regular Highways: $325,000
Housing & Community Development: $435,000
Parks & Recreation: $48,000
Police Protection: $449,000
Sewerage: $398,000
Solid Waste Management: $209,000
General - Other: $16,000
Water Utilities: $388,000


Construction


Parks & Recreation: $72,000
Sewerage: $6,000


Other Capital Outlay


Housing & Community Development: $242,000


General


Interest On Debt: $241,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $57,000


Tax


Property: $118,000
Total General Sales: $952,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000
Public Utilities: $125,000
Other Selective Sales: $93,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $64,000
Other License: $3,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $389,000
Fines & Forfeits: $52,000
General Revenue, Nec: $399,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $911,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $3,765,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $6,540,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $258,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $4,909,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,167,000


(updated 2006)



Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 43.05%
  • Bush & Cheney 55.87%
  • Other 1.09%



(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 Homer Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Claiborne Parish, LA

6.51 % of Claiborne Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,894

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Webster Parish , LA 1.21 % ($27,383 AGI )
  • Lincoln Parish , LA 0.53 % ($38,192 AGI )
  • Bossier Parish , LA 0.30 % ($35,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Claiborne Parish, LA

5.81 % of Claiborne 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 $31,811

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Webster Parish , LA 1.14 % ($31,821 AGI )
  • Caddo Parish , LA 0.59 % ($24,138 AGI )
  • Lincoln Parish , LA 0.53 % ($29,692 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 Homer Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Hurricanes And Storms In Homer Town, Louisiana

  • Extratropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 20 Knots



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Crime Analysis

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

Crime in Homer Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 26 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
Rape 0 1 1 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 26 27 28 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 31 n/a n/a
Robbery 0 1 2 3 9 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 26 55 83 252 149 n/a n/a n/a n/a 31 n/a n/a
Assault 25 23 30 20 33 30 n/a n/a n/a n/a 21 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 661 605 823 552 924 891 n/a n/a n/a n/a 643 n/a n/a
Burglary 20 49 56 44 69 68 n/a n/a n/a n/a 54 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 528 1,290 1,536 1,215 1,932 2,020 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,653 n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 83 80 77 98 96 101 n/a n/a n/a n/a 65 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 2,193 2,106 2,112 2,707 2,688 3,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,990 n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 3 2 12 5 7 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 79 53 329 138 196 30 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
7 6 8 6 11 9 n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
27 33 36 37 43 43 n/a n/a n/a n/a 30 n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
17 20 22 21 27 26 n/a n/a n/a n/a 18 n/a n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Louisiana

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


(updated 2014)



Jails in Homer Town, Louisiana


  • Claiborne Detention Center


    Po Box 390, Homer, LA 71040
    Confined: 700

  • Claiborne Parish Jail


    613 East Main St, Homer, LA 71040
    Confined: 62


(updated 2006)



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