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   (County: Jefferson Davis Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lake Arthur 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
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 227

5 to 9 years : 121

10 to 14 years : 121

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 32

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 215

30 to 34 years : 43

35 to 39 years : 75

40 to 44 years : 19

45 to 49 years : 77

50 to 54 years : 126

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 48

65 and 66 years : 50

67 to 69 years : 89

70 to 74 years : 71

75 to 79 years : 53

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 96

5 to 9 years : 166

10 to 14 years : 52

15 to 17 years : 61

18 and 19 years : 19

20 years : 24

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 106

25 to 29 years : 147

30 to 34 years : 77

35 to 39 years : 31

40 to 44 years : 90

45 to 49 years : 39

50 to 54 years : 83

55 to 59 years : 79

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 92

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 42

70 to 74 years : 32

75 to 79 years : 77

80 to 84 years : 48

85 years and over : 43


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,620

Multiple ancestry : 637

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 615


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,863

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 323

5 to 17 years : 521

18 to 24 years : 198

25 to 34 years : 482

35 to 44 years : 215

45 to 54 years : 325

55 to 59 years : 96

60 and 61 years : 50

62 to 64 years : 140

65 to 74 years : 284

75 years and over : 238

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 323

5 to 17 years : 504

18 to 24 years : 198

25 to 34 years : 482

35 to 44 years : 175

45 to 54 years : 306

55 to 59 years : 82

60 and 61 years : 50

62 to 64 years : 104

65 to 74 years : 284

75 years and over : 238

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 17

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 31

45 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 36

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 9

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
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,402

Female : 1,344

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 18

Female : 99

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 9

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 2,583

Born in other state in the United States : 108

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 391

Now married, except separated : 1,015

Divorced : 292

Separated : 62

Widowed : 220

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 100

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,969

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 74

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 391

Speak English less than "very well" : 106


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

  • French Canadian: 531   (22.2%)
  • Other Groups: 462   (19.3%)
  • United States Or American: 378   (15.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 355   (14.8%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 330   (13.8%)
  • German: 152   (6.3%)
  • English: 58   (2.4%)
  • Irish: 33   (1.4%)
  • Italian: 16   (0.7%)
  • Canadian: 15   (0.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 13   (0.5%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 11   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 10   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Polish: 5   (0.2%)
  • British: 4   (0.2%)
  • Swedish: 3   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana is 2,872



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana: 1,429
Female Population in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana: 1,443


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana: 27.8
Median Female Resident Age in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana: 34.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

39.4

Male

38.8

Female

40.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.8

Male

30.0

Female

36.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

55.5

Male

66.0

Female

51.0

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

0.0

Female

35.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

31.5

Male

31.5

Female

27.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

11.5

Male

7.0

Female

14.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.0

Male

32.5

Female

20.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.6

Male

39.0

Female

40.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana


  • White: 2,691
  • African American: 87
  • American Indian: 9
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 9
  • Two or More Races: 76



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 14   (1.61%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (1.38%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 58   (6.66%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 69   (7.92%)
  • 9th Grade: 50   (5.74%)
  • 10th Grade: 35   (4.02%)
  • 11th Grade: 26   (2.99%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 52   (5.97%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 371   (42.59%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 33   (3.79%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 77   (8.84%)
  • Associate Degree: 30   (3.44%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 24   (2.76%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (1.84%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.46%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (1.07%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (1.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 40   (3.9%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 69   (6.73%)
  • 9th Grade: 43   (4.2%)
  • 10th Grade: 57   (5.56%)
  • 11th Grade: 41   (4%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 30   (2.93%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 439   (42.83%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 68   (6.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 91   (8.88%)
  • Associate Degree: 39   (3.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 55   (5.37%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (1.56%)
  • Professional School Degree: 15   (1.46%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Lake Arthur Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P O Drawer J, Lake Arthur, LA 70549, Phone: (337) 774-3323, Students: 577 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

  • Lake Arthur High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 4374 Tiger Lane, Lake Arthur, LA 70549, Phone: (337) 774-5152, Students: 402 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

  • Lake Arthur Branch


    600 Fourth Street, Lake Arthur, LA 70549

  • Lowry Branch Library


    460 Lowry Highway, Lake Arthur, LA 70549

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Lake Arthur 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 Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana.

Area Features of Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Lake Air Service   (2) Lyon Airport  

Building


(1) Jefferson Davis Parish Library Lake Arthur Branch   (2) Lake Arthur Fire Department   (3) Lake Arthur Police Station   (4) Lake Arthur Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Lowery Fire Station  

Canal


(1) Broadmore Ditch   (2) Keystone Ditch   (3) Klondike Canal   (4) Niblett Canal   (5) Southwestern Canal   (6) Sturdivant Canal   (7) Thornwell Drainage Canal  

Cape


(1) Gaithes Point   (2) Grassy Point   (3) Laurents Point  

Cemetery


(1) Andress Cove Cemetery  

Church


(1) Antioch Baptist Church   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) First United Methodist Church   (4) Our Lady Of The Lake Church   (5) Saint Theresa Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 1   (2) Town Of Lake Arthur   (3) Ward One  

Flat


(1) Laurents Pasture   (2) Rivillons Pasture  

Gut


(1) The Narrows  

Island


(1) Biscuit Island   (2) Brown Island   (3) Negro Island  

Lake


(1) Lake Arthur  

Locale


(1) Rivillons Wharf Historical   (2) Talens Marine And Fuel Lake Arthur Dock  

Oilfield


(1) Lake Arthur Oil And Gas Field   (2) Perreau Island Oil Field   (3) South Lake Arthur Gas Field   (4) South Thornwell Gas Field   (5) West Lake Arthur Gas Field   (6) West Lake Arthur Oil Field  

Populated Place


(1) Lake Arthur   (2) Laurents Point   (3) Lowry   (4) Thornwell  

Post Office


(1) Lake Arthur Post Office  

School


(1) Lake Arthur Elementary School   (2) Lake Arthur High School  

Stream


(1) Bayou Queue De Tortue   (2) Mitchell Bayou  

Swamp


(1) Maple Marsh  

Tower


(1) Kjef-fm Jennings  

Valley


(1) Andress Cove  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

70549 (pop. 4,269)


Cities Nearby Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

Mermentau Village, LA  (pop. 678) 9.2 Miles
Jennings City, LA  (pop. 10,504) 9.7 Miles
Gueydan Town, LA  (pop. 1,389) 10.9 Miles
Morse Village, LA  (pop. 632) 11.0 Miles
Welsh Town, LA  (pop. 3,277) 13.7 Miles
District 3, LA  (pop. 3,146) 14.3 Miles
Estherwood Village, LA  (pop. 889) 14.5 Miles
District 2, LA  (pop. 1,875) 19.5 Miles
District 1, LA  (pop. 1,555) 20.0 Miles
Iota Town, LA  (pop. 1,132) 20.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana is 16.0 ft. (5.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.083276 N        Long: -92.676952 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 168   (16.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 70   (6.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 52   (5.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 97   (9.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 111   (10.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 171   (16.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 115   (11.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 71   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 9   (0.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 17   (1.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 22   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 54   (5.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 58   (5.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 678

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 148

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 30

Other means : 86

Worked at home : 18


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 150

5 to 9 minutes : 152

10 to 14 minutes : 29

15 to 19 minutes : 84

20 to 24 minutes : 204

25 to 29 minutes : 108

30 to 34 minutes : 0

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 19

60 to 89 minutes : 84

90 or more minutes : 112


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 528

No Social Security income : 678


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 103

No retirement income : 1,103


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 110

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 59

$20,000 to $24,999 : 81

$25,000 to $29,999 : 25

$30,000 to $34,999 : 118

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $44,999 : 29

$45,000 to $49,999 : 53

$50,000 to $59,999 : 87

$60,000 to $74,999 : 67

$75,000 to $99,999 : 47

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 29

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $34,265


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1.0 kW; Jennings, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KSIG (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Crowley, LA; Owner: Acadia Broadcast Partners, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

  • KKSJ (106.3 FM; Rayne, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • KJMH (107.5 FM; Iowa, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: The University Of Louisiana At Lafayette)
  • KITA (89.5 FM; Jennings, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KOJO (91.1 FM; Iowa, LA; Owner: Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • KHLA (92.9 FM; Iowa, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KNGT (99.5 FM; Fenton, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; Branch, LA; Owner: Klfy, L.p.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; Fenton, LA; Owner: Louisiana Educational Television Authority)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; Fenton, LA; Owner: Kplc License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 83  (14.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 55  (9.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 47  (8.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 184  (32.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 111  (22.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 160  (32.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 185  (37.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 14  (2.8%)


(updated 2010)





There are 86 Farms In Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

Jd Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $751.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 21

The Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $198.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 18

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

  • Chennault International


    (about 29.2 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 29.3 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 33.0 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 42.0 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 47.5 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 47.5 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.32%

Carpooled

12.97%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.29%

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

3.07%

Other Means

0.38%

Worked At Home

0.96%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 556

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 55

Female householder, no husband present : 118

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 463

Householder not living alone : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 55

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 14

All other households : 1,137


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 367

Renter-occupied housing units : 189

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 55

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 51

Renter-occupied housing units : 67

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 426

Renter-occupied housing units : 51


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 181

$10,000 to $14,999 : 141

$15,000 to $19,999 : 136

$20,000 to $24,999 : 81

$25,000 to $29,999 : 62

$30,000 to $34,999 : 173

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $44,999 : 29

$45,000 to $49,999 : 77

$50,000 to $59,999 : 141

$60,000 to $74,999 : 67

$75,000 to $99,999 : 47

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 29

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Total : 1,436


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 1,206

Vacant : 230


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 12

Built 1990 to 1999 : 145

Built 1980 to 1989 : 140

Built 1970 to 1979 : 352

Built 1960 to 1969 : 248

Built 1950 to 1959 : 148

Built 1940 to 1949 : 190

Built 1939 or earlier : 201


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 832

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 374

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 63

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 76

$20,000 to $24,999 : 36

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 82

$35,000 to $39,999 : 146

$40,000 to $49,999 : 87

$50,000 to $59,999 : 73

$60,000 to $69,999 : 26

$70,000 to $79,999 : 28

$80,000 to $89,999 : 72

$90,000 to $99,999 : 67

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $174,999 : 42

$175,000 to $199,999 : 14

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 18

$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
(Lake Arthur 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 : 29

Home equity loan only : 31

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 287

Housing units without a mortgage : 552


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $38,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $82,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $37,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $59,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $32,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $42,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $47,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana: 64.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Lake Arthur 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 1 1 $103,124
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $103,124
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $109,006
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $109,006
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $117,394
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $117,394
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 2 2 $240,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $240,000
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $316,972
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $316,972
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $117,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $117,000
2006        
  Single Family 4 4 $635,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $635,900


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Lake Arthur Town, LA): $24,898
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lake Arthur Town): $43,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lake Arthur Town): $336
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 58.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.0%
Electricity: 39.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
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 Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

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

Professional Hhs Of Southwest


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

Lamm Home Health


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

Evangeline Home Health


     Address: 1424 Fuselier Ave, Basile, Louisiana 70515
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/6/1972

Hospitals Close To Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

Jennings American Legion Hospital


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

American Legion Hospital


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

Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital


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

Allen Parish Hospital


     Address: 108 6th Avenue, Kinder, Louisiana 70648
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Acadian Medical Center


     Address: 3501 Highway 190, Eunice, Louisiana 70535
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

Jeff Davis Living Center, Llc


     Address: 1338 North Cutting Avenue, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Jennings Guest House


     Address: 203 South Louise Street, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 42%

Southwest Louisiana War Veterans Home


     Address: 1610 Evangeline Highway, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 26
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Gueydan Memorial Guest Home


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

Golden Age Of Welsh, Llc


     Address: 410 South Simmons Street, Welsh, Louisiana 70591
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 122
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 93 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 415
    Disabled Workers: 145
    Widowers Workers: 135
    Spouses Workers: 105
    Children Workers: 90


(updated 2007)



Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.48%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.93%
  • Other 1.59%



(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 Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Jefferson Davis Parish, LA

6.63 % of Jefferson Davis Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,962

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 1.75 % ($33,112 AGI )
  • Acadia Parish , LA 0.78 % ($26,500 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.31 % ($24,906 AGI )

Relocation away from Jefferson Davis Parish, LA

6.42 % of Jefferson Davis 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 $27,546

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 1.89 % ($26,368 AGI )
  • Acadia Parish , LA 0.83 % ($29,918 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.45 % ($29,391 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 Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Hurricanes And Storms In Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

  • Category 1: DANNY - August 1985 - Wind Speed: 70 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 35 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: BARBARA - Wind Speed: 30 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 Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Lake Arthur Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 n/a 1 0 2 0 1
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 34 36 0 n/a 35 0 72 0 37
Rape 0 0 1 0 2 2 2 n/a 1 1 2 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 34 0 68 72 69 n/a 35 35 72 36 0
Robbery 0 0 1 1 1 0 3 n/a 0 0 1 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 34 34 34 0 104 n/a 0 0 36 36 0
Assault 5 5 14 22 15 8 3 n/a 3 3 5 2 2
    per 100,000 166 166 474 751 513 290 104 n/a 105 105 181 72 73
Burglary 11 21 36 37 30 21 16 n/a 27 18 15 8 7
    per 100,000 366 696 1,220 1,263 1,026 761 553 n/a 942 630 543 290 257
Larceny Theft 74 86 73 126 114 87 74 n/a 67 76 42 16 6
    per 100,000 2,463 2,851 2,474 4,302 3,899 3,152 2,557 n/a 2,338 2,660 1,520 579 220
Vehicle Theft 2 0 0 7 4 9 6 n/a 0 1 1 0 3
    per 100,000 67 0 0 239 137 326 207 n/a 0 35 36 0 110
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 36 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
1 1 4 6 5 3 2 n/a 1 1 3 1 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
22 27 27 43 37 29 24 n/a 24 24 15 6 4
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
12 14 16 24 21 16 13 n/a 12 12 9 4 2


(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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