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   (County: Tangipahoa Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Kentwood 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
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 22

5 to 9 years : 99

10 to 14 years : 66

15 to 17 years : 32

18 and 19 years : 49

20 years : 0

21 years : 26

22 to 24 years : 11

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 42

35 to 39 years : 14

40 to 44 years : 44

45 to 49 years : 67

50 to 54 years : 80

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 52

62 to 64 years : 40

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 33

75 to 79 years : 15

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 75

5 to 9 years : 62

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 20

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 23

22 to 24 years : 40

25 to 29 years : 118

30 to 34 years : 32

35 to 39 years : 25

40 to 44 years : 42

45 to 49 years : 98

50 to 54 years : 153

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 21

65 and 66 years : 23

67 to 69 years : 35

70 to 74 years : 34

75 to 79 years : 53

80 to 84 years : 26

85 years and over : 18


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,349

Multiple ancestry : 171

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 10

Ancestry not reported : 225


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,743

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 3

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 6

Not a U.S. citizen : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 97

5 to 17 years : 279

18 to 24 years : 149

25 to 34 years : 210

35 to 44 years : 125

45 to 54 years : 398

55 to 59 years : 80

60 and 61 years : 98

62 to 64 years : 61

65 to 74 years : 135

75 years and over : 123

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 97

5 to 17 years : 246

18 to 24 years : 149

25 to 34 years : 108

35 to 44 years : 100

45 to 54 years : 271

55 to 59 years : 52

60 and 61 years : 60

62 to 64 years : 18

65 to 74 years : 62

75 years and over : 81

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 33

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 102

35 to 44 years : 25

45 to 54 years : 124

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 38

62 to 64 years : 43

65 to 74 years : 73

75 years and over : 36

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 : 3

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 : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 515

Female : 729

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 238

Female : 261

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 3

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 401

Born in other state in the United States : 363

Native: born outside the United States : 3

Foreign born : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 341

Now married, except separated : 308

Divorced : 142

Separated : 23

Widowed : 134

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 74

Now married, except separated : 245

Divorced : 78

Separated : 0

Widowed : 74

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 3

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,609

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 31

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Kentwood Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 1,206   (65.5%)
  • United States Or American: 173   (9.4%)
  • Irish: 83   (4.5%)
  • English: 82   (4.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 82   (4.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 56   (3.0%)
  • German: 52   (2.8%)
  • Italian: 36   (2.0%)
  • European: 20   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 14   (0.8%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 10   (0.5%)
  • Scottish: 9   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Basque: 4   (0.2%)
  • British: 3   (0.2%)
  • Dutch: 2   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Kentwood Town, Louisiana is 1,755



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Kentwood Town, Louisiana: 753
Female Population in Kentwood Town, Louisiana: 1,002


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Kentwood Town, Louisiana: 37.7
Median Female Resident Age in Kentwood Town, Louisiana: 49.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Kentwood Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

53.0

Male

49.3

Female

55.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.3

Male

27.6

Female

33.6

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

48.5

Male

48.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

53.5

Male

33.5

Female

55.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

61.5

Male

0.0

Female

61.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.5

Male

26.5

Female

9.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.0

Male

41.5

Female

30.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

53.1

Male

49.1

Female

55.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Kentwood Town, Louisiana


  • White: 776
  • African American: 967
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 12
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 27   (4.84%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 23   (4.12%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (2.69%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 24   (4.3%)
  • 9th Grade: 18   (3.23%)
  • 10th Grade: 19   (3.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 27   (4.84%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 26   (4.66%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 226   (40.5%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 31   (5.56%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 54   (9.68%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (1.79%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 33   (5.91%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (2.87%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (1.08%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.54%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 17   (2.31%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.68%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 21   (2.86%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 41   (5.58%)
  • 9th Grade: 41   (5.58%)
  • 10th Grade: 42   (5.71%)
  • 11th Grade: 62   (8.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 33   (4.49%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 259   (35.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 37   (5.03%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 102   (13.88%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (1.22%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 44   (5.99%)
  • Master's Degree: 18   (2.45%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.54%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • O.w. Dillon Memorial Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P O Box J, Kentwood, LA 70444, Phone: (985) 229-8225, Students: 500 )

  • Chesbrough Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 68495 Highway 1054, Kentwood, LA 70444, Phone: (985) 229-6377, Students: 457 )

  • Spring Creek Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 72961 Highway 1061, Kentwood, LA 70444, Phone: (985) 229-8363, Students: 436 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Kentwood Town, Louisiana

  • Jewel M. Sumner High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 15841 Highway 440, Kentwood, LA 70444, Phone: (985) 229-8805, Students: 682 )

  • Kentwood High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P O Box 88, Kentwood, LA 70444, Phone: (985) 229-2881, Students: 303 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Kentwood Town, Louisiana

  • Kentwood Branch


    101 Avenue F, Kentwood, LA 70444

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Kentwood Town, Louisiana


Building


(1) Wilmer Volunteer Fire Department Station 1  

Cemetery


(1) Bankston Cemetery   (2) Barron Cemetery   (3) Booty Cemetery   (4) Bradley Cemetery   (5) Conerly Cemetery   (6) Cutrer Cemetery   (7) Dean Cemetery   (8) Dees Cemetery   (9) Dyson Cemetery   (10) German Cemetery   (11) Gill Cemetery   (12) Hyde Cemetery   (13) Lebo Cemetery   (14) Masonic Cemetery   (15) Mcdaniel Cemetery   (16) Mixon Cemetery   (17) Parkers Cemetery   (18) Pierce Cemetery   (19) Varnado Cemetery   (20) Walker Cemetery  

Church


(1) Beulah Church   (2) Big Creek African Methodist Episcopal Church   (3) Bolivar Baptist Church   (4) Chesbrough Baptist Church   (5) East Fork Baptist Church   (6) First Church   (7) Good Hope Church   (8) Greenlaw Baptist Church   (9) Lewiston Baptist Church   (10) Midway Church   (11) New Jerusalem Church   (12) Oak Ridge Church   (13) Spring Creek Baptist Church   (14) Wilmer Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 1   (2) Ward Two  

Dam


(1) Evans Pond Dam   (2) Littles Pond Dam   (3) Louisiana Noname 117 Dam   (4) Louisiana Noname 17 Dam  

Oilfield


(1) Greenlaw Oil Field   (2) Wilmer Oil Field  

Park


(1) Sandy Hollow Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Bolivar   (2) Chesbrough   (3) Greenlaw   (4) Kirkville Historical   (5) Lewiston   (6) Spring Creek   (7) Wilmer  

School


(1) Chesbrough Elementary School   (2) Hagen School   (3) Jewel M Sumner High School   (4) Spring Creek Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Arkansas Branch   (2) Ashleys Branch   (3) Chubby Creek   (4) Dees Branch   (5) Dyson Branch   (6) Evans Branch   (7) Gill Creek   (8) Hamilton Creek   (9) Hope Branch   (10) Horse Branch   (11) Hyde Branch   (12) Irving Branch   (13) Jeff Mcdaniel Branch   (14) Pitts Branch   (15) Spring Branch   (16) Spring Creek   (17) Terrys Creek  

Valley


(1) Chubby Bottom   (2) Sandy Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Kentwood Town, Louisiana

70444 (pop. 9,809)


Cities Nearby Kentwood Town, Louisiana

Tangipahoa Village, LA  (pop. 475) 4.2 Miles
Greensburg Town, LA  (pop. 731) 11.8 Miles
Roseland Town, LA  (pop. 1,388) 11.9 Miles
Amite City Town, LA  (pop. 4,252) 14.3 Miles
Montpelier Village, LA  (pop. 329) 19.5 Miles
Independence Town, LA  (pop. 1,803) 20.8 Miles
Franklinton Town, LA  (pop. 3,702) 22.5 Miles
Tickfaw Village, LA  (pop. 463) 24.9 Miles
Natalbany Cdp, LA  (pop. 1,491) 26.9 Miles
Folsom Village, LA  (pop. 743) 28.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Kentwood Town, Louisiana

985



Elevation in Kentwood Town, Louisiana is 240.0 ft. (73.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Kentwood Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.936116 N        Long: -90.515389 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 63   (9.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 41   (6.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 18   (2.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 82   (12.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 58   (9.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 121   (18.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 97   (15.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 35   (5.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 16   (2.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 20   (3.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 11   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 56   (8.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 20   (3.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 391

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 96

In 3-person carpool : 15

In 4-person carpool : 11

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 8


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 37

5 to 9 minutes : 32

10 to 14 minutes : 62

15 to 19 minutes : 29

20 to 24 minutes : 120

25 to 29 minutes : 18

30 to 34 minutes : 17

35 to 39 minutes : 83

40 to 44 minutes : 31

45 to 59 minutes : 5

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 79


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 318

No Social Security income : 466


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 145

No retirement income : 639


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 71

$10,000 to $14,999 : 73

$15,000 to $19,999 : 62

$20,000 to $24,999 : 34

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 12

$35,000 to $39,999 : 24

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 13

$60,000 to $74,999 : 62

$75,000 to $99,999 : 19

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $21,136


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Kentwood Town, Louisiana

  • WOMN (1110 AM; 1.0 kW; Franklinton, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc.)
  • WAPF (1140 AM; 1.0 kW; Mccomb, MS; Owner: Southwest Broadcasting)
  • WHNY (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; Mccomb, MS; Owner: Cwh Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WTYL (1290 AM; 1.0 kW; Tylertown, MS; Owner: Tylertown Broadcasting Company)
  • WFPR (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Hammond, LA; Owner: North Shore Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WABL (1570 AM; 0.5 kW; Roseland, LA; Owner: Spotlight Broadcasting Llc)
  • WAKK (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Mccomb, MS; Owner: Southwest Broadcasting)

FM Radio Stations Near Kentwood Town, Louisiana

  • WAKH (105.7 FM; Mccomb, MS; Owner: Southwest Broadcasting)
  • WFCG (107.3 FM; Tylertown, MS; Owner: Southwest Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KRLH (89.5 FM; Franklinton, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WAQL (90.5 FM; Mccomb, MS; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KSLU (90.9 FM; Hammond, LA; Owner: Southeastern Louisiana University)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Tylertown, MS; Owner: Caleb Radio Network)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Kentwood, LA; Owner: Providence Educational Foundation, Inc.)
  • WWRA (91.9 FM; Greensburg, LA; Owner: Victory Harvest Church)
  • WTYL-FM (97.7 FM; Tylertown, MS; Owner: Tylertown Broadcasting Co.)
  • WUUU (98.9 FM; Folsom, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc.)
  • WUUU (98.9 FM; Franklinton, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Kentwood Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 37  (10.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 45  (13.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 48  (14.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (1.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 82  (24.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 85  (24.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 96  (28.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 106  (31.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (1.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 298 Farms In Kentwood Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Kentwood Town, Louisiana

First Guaranty Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 23

First Nbc Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 33

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Kentwood Town, Louisiana

  • McComb/Pike County/John E. Lewis Field


    (about 17.0 miles in Fernwood, Mississippi; Airport Code: MCB)

  • Hammond Northshore Regional


    (about 29.2 miles in Hammond, Louisiana; Airport Code: LA2)

  • Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field


    (about 46.9 miles in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Airport Code: BTR)

  • Picayune Municipal


    (about 60.0 miles in Nicholson, Mississippi; Airport Code: MS2)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Kentwood Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.40%

Carpooled

16.03%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.61%

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

1.98%

Other Means

1.83%

Worked At Home

2.14%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 248

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 32

Female householder, no husband present : 142

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 345

Householder not living alone : 17


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 17

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 21

All other households : 746


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 185

Renter-occupied housing units : 63

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 28

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 103

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 195

Renter-occupied housing units : 167


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 215

$10,000 to $14,999 : 161

$15,000 to $19,999 : 102

$20,000 to $24,999 : 59

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 12

$35,000 to $39,999 : 32

$40,000 to $44,999 : 5

$45,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 13

$60,000 to $74,999 : 67

$75,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Total : 963


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 784

Vacant : 179


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 42

Built 2000 to 2004 : 30

Built 1990 to 1999 : 102

Built 1980 to 1989 : 186

Built 1970 to 1979 : 194

Built 1960 to 1969 : 116

Built 1950 to 1959 : 41

Built 1940 to 1949 : 63

Built 1939 or earlier : 189


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 290

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 56

Electricity : 419

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 5

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 9

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 5

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Kentwood Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 11

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 50

$50,000 to $59,999 : 84

$60,000 to $69,999 : 68

$70,000 to $79,999 : 8

$80,000 to $89,999 : 41

$90,000 to $99,999 : 66

$100,000 to $124,999 : 56

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 42

$175,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 to $249,999 : 17

$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
(Kentwood 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 : 22

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 245

Housing units without a mortgage : 244


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $122,200

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $55,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $45,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $67,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $83,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $95,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $107,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $49,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Kentwood Town, Louisiana: 65.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Kentwood Town, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Kentwood 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 2 2 $150,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $150,000
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $276,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $276,500
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 2 2 $297,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $297,000
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $317,950
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $317,950


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Kentwood Town, LA): $17,297
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kentwood Town): $47,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kentwood Town): $352
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Kentwood Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 35.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 19.5%
Electricity: 40.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Kentwood Town, Louisiana

Hood Home Health Service, Llc


     Address: 409a N W Central Avenue, Amite, Louisiana 70422
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/17/1984

St Luke Home Health Services


     Address: 1504 Ashton Avenue, Mccomb, Mississippi 39648
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/26/1978

Southwest Health Dept Hha Regc


     Address: P. O. Box 726, Mccomb, Mississippi 39648
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Ultra Home Health Care


     Address: 981 Cleveland Street, Franklinton, Louisiana 70438
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/18/1984

Lakeland Health Care Service Inc


     Address: 1206 Jw Davis Suite 109, Hammond, Louisiana 70403
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/27/2004

Hospitals Close To Kentwood Town, Louisiana

S Pike Hosp Assc Dba Beacham Memorial


     Address: 205 N Cherry St, Magnolia, Mississippi 39652
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Lallie Kemp Medical Center


     Address: 52579 Highway 21 South, Independence, Louisiana 70443
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Southwest Ms Regional Medical Center


     Address: 215 Marion Av Box 1307, Mccomb, Mississippi 39649
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Walthall County General Hospital Cah


     Address: 100 Hospital Drive, Tylertown, Mississippi 39667
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

North Oaks Medical Center


     Address: 15790 Paul Vega Md Drive, Hammond, Louisiana 70403
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Kentwood Town, Louisiana

Kentwood Manor Nursing Home


     Address: 921 Ave G, Kentwood, Louisiana 70444
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 67%

St Helena Parish Nursing Home


     Address: 32 North 2nd Street, Greensburg, Louisiana 70441
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Tangi Pines Nursing Center


     Address: 709 East North Place, Amite, Louisiana 70422
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Mccomb Nursing And Rehabilitation Center Llc


     Address: 415 Marion Ave, Mccomb, Mississippi 39648
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 132
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Mccomb Extended Care Facility


     Address: 501 South Locust Street, Mccomb, Mississippi 39648
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 137
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Kentwood Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 54 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Kentwood Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 870
    Disabled Workers: 310
    Widowers Workers: 250
    Spouses Workers: 100
    Children Workers: 235


(updated 2007)



Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.42%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.14%
  • Other 1.44%



(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 Kentwood Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Tangipahoa Parish, LA

11.62 % of Tangipahoa Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,432

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $8,978

Louisiana Average 0.12 %

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

  • St Bernard Parish , LA 2.04 % ($39,038 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 1.68 % ($29,290 AGI )
  • Jefferson Parish , LA 1.32 % ($33,277 AGI )

Relocation away from Tangipahoa Parish, LA

6.77 % of Tangipahoa 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 $30,318

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,786

Louisiana Average 0.08 %

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

  • Livingston Parish , LA 1.04 % ($30,334 AGI )
  • St Tammany Parish , LA 0.55 % ($35,564 AGI )
  • East Baton Rouge Par , LA 0.51 % ($26,463 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 Kentwood Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

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

Crime in Kentwood Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 46 0 0 0 0 0 0 43 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 2
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 43 0 44 0 45 45 89
Robbery 2 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 4 5 7 3 4
    per 100,000 91 136 91 46 46 49 0 0 175 216 316 134 178
Assault 5 6 25 11 16 15 5 0 22 16 11 3 23
    per 100,000 227 271 1,139 504 735 729 217 0 964 691 496 134 1,021
Burglary 17 32 33 52 23 25 36 45 26 78 40 36 136
    per 100,000 772 1,447 1,504 2,382 1,056 1,215 1,564 1,992 1,139 3,369 1,803 1,609 6,039
Larceny Theft 198 180 192 220 170 140 214 134 128 128 101 115 79
    per 100,000 8,988 8,137 8,751 10,078 7,809 6,803 9,296 5,932 5,607 5,529 4,554 5,139 3,508
Vehicle Theft 0 0 5 4 6 5 6 1 9 3 1 3 9
    per 100,000 0 0 228 183 276 243 261 44 394 130 45 134 400
Arson 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 46 0 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 2 7 3 4 4 2 0 7 6 5 2 7
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
54 53 58 69 50 43 64 45 41 52 36 39 56
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
28 28 32 36 27 23 33 23 24 29 20 20 32


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Louisiana

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


(updated 2014)



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