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   (County: East Carroll Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lake Providence 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 Providence Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 319

5 to 9 years : 155

10 to 14 years : 167

15 to 17 years : 259

18 and 19 years : 180

20 years : 15

21 years : 18

22 to 24 years : 98

25 to 29 years : 115

30 to 34 years : 77

35 to 39 years : 58

40 to 44 years : 150

45 to 49 years : 107

50 to 54 years : 117

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 1

62 to 64 years : 13

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 35

75 to 79 years : 18

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 70

Female:

Under 5 years : 214

5 to 9 years : 146

10 to 14 years : 216

15 to 17 years : 112

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 112

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 248

25 to 29 years : 157

30 to 34 years : 136

35 to 39 years : 169

40 to 44 years : 96

45 to 49 years : 142

50 to 54 years : 137

55 to 59 years : 93

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 18

65 and 66 years : 12

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 76

75 to 79 years : 25

80 to 84 years : 33

85 years and over : 53


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lake Providence Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,125

Multiple ancestry : 24

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 146


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,279

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 : 8

Not a U.S. citizen : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Total:

Under 5 years : 533

5 to 17 years : 1,055

18 to 24 years : 677

25 to 34 years : 485

35 to 44 years : 473

45 to 54 years : 503

55 to 59 years : 151

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 161

75 years and over : 199

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 426

5 to 17 years : 797

18 to 24 years : 631

25 to 34 years : 469

35 to 44 years : 416

45 to 54 years : 425

55 to 59 years : 140

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 23

65 to 74 years : 116

75 years and over : 176

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 107

5 to 17 years : 258

18 to 24 years : 46

25 to 34 years : 8

35 to 44 years : 49

45 to 54 years : 78

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 45

75 years and over : 23

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 : 8

35 to 44 years : 8

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 Providence Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,681

Female : 1,965

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 359

Female : 274

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 16

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence : 422

Born in other state in the United States : 145

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 16


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,523

Now married, except separated : 683

Divorced : 287

Separated : 58

Widowed : 243

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 58

Now married, except separated : 150

Divorced : 22

Separated : 0

Widowed : 38

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,703

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 51

Speak English less than "very well" : 8


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 3,313   (78.1%)
  • United States Or American: 339   (8.0%)
  • English: 162   (3.8%)
  • Irish: 91   (2.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 84   (2.0%)
  • German: 76   (1.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 56   (1.3%)
  • Arab: 48   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 21   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 17   (0.4%)
  • Dutch: 13   (0.3%)
  • European: 8   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 7   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lake Providence Town, Louisiana is 4,295



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana: 2,056
Female Population in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana: 2,239


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana: 18.7
Median Female Resident Age in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana: 26.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

50.0

Male

48.4

Female

51.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

27.5

Male

23.9

Female

29.4

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

18.0

Male

18.0

Female

26.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.6

Male

33.5

Female

33.7

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

36.5

Male

43.5

Female

33.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.0

Male

17.5

Female

23.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

34.8

Male

41.3

Female

32.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

49.9

Male

48.3

Female

51.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana


  • White: 583
  • African American: 3,697
  • American Indian: 7
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 8
  • 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 Lake Providence Town, Louisiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 56   (4.86%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 18   (1.56%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 40   (3.47%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 58   (5.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 27   (2.34%)
  • 10th Grade: 67   (5.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 77   (6.68%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 70   (6.07%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 372   (32.26%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 55   (4.77%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 97   (8.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 12   (1.04%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 96   (8.33%)
  • Master's Degree: 86   (7.46%)
  • Professional School Degree: 22   (1.91%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 71   (4.65%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 22   (1.44%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 38   (2.49%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 54   (3.54%)
  • 9th Grade: 73   (4.78%)
  • 10th Grade: 102   (6.68%)
  • 11th Grade: 75   (4.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 51   (3.34%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 524   (34.34%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 67   (4.39%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 145   (9.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 52   (3.41%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 146   (9.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 77   (5.05%)
  • Professional School Degree: 29   (1.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

  • East Carroll Parish School Board


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 792, Lake Providence, LA 71254, Phone: (318) 559-2222, Students: 1,549 )

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

  • Southside Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1307 Gould Street, Lake Providence, LA 71254, Phone: (318) 559-0325, Students: 407 )

  • Lake Providence Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1205 Gould Street, Lake Providence, LA 71254, Phone: (318) 559-1395, Students: 319 )

  • Northside Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 328 Regenold Street, Lake Providence, LA 71254, Phone: (318) 559-2887, Students: 261 )

  • Monticello High School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 1046 Highway 577, Lake Providence, LA 71254, Phone: (318) 552-6366, Students: 240 )

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

  • Lake Providence Senior High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 700 Martin Luther King Drive, Lake Providence, LA 71254, Phone: (318) 559-1984, Students: 322 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

  • Briarfield Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 301 Riddle Lane, Lake Providence, LA 71254, Phone: (318) 559-2360, Students: 183 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

  • East Carroll Parish Library


    109 Sparrow Street, Lake Providence, LA 71254

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Lake Providence Town, Louisiana


  • Louisiana State Cotton Museum Foundation Inc


    7162 Hwy 65 N, Lake Providence, LA 71254

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Lake Providence Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Byerley Airport   (2) Wilson Landing Field  

Basin


(1) Hagerman Break   (2) Tensas Basin  

Bay


(1) The Chute  

Bend


(1) Bunchs Bend  

Building


(1) East Carroll Parish Sheriff S Office   (2) Lake Providence Fire Department   (3) Lake Providence Police Department  

Canal


(1) Jack Falls Canal   (2) Tensas Ditch  

Cape


(1) Opossum Point   (2) Wilson Point  

Cemetery


(1) Gailliard Cemetery   (2) Heavenly Rest Memorial Park   (3) Jerusalem Cemetery   (4) King Solomon Cemetery   (5) Lone Star Cemetery   (6) Old Saint Paul Cemetery   (7) Old Sweet Canaan Cemetery   (8) Panola Cemetery   (9) Providence Memorial Park   (10) Tyrone Cemetery   (11) Way Way Cemetery  

Channel


(1) Opossum Chute  

Church


(1) Cane Ridge Church Number 1   (2) Cane Ridge Church Number 2   (3) China Grove Church   (4) Corbin Ferry Church   (5) Evergreen Church   (6) First Pentecostal Church   (7) Friendship Church   (8) Jerusalem Church   (9) Joyce Chapel Historical   (10) King Solomon Church   (11) Little King Solomon Church Historical   (12) Morning Star Church Historical   (13) Mount Lebanon Church Historical   (14) Mount Olive Church Historical   (15) Mount Zion Church   (16) New Hope Church   (17) New Morning Star Island Church   (18) Oakland Ridge Church   (19) Olivedell Church   (20) Rose Hill Church   (21) Saint Mary Church   (22) Saint Paul Church   (23) Sweet Canaan Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 3   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 4   (3) Parish Governing Authority District 5   (4) Parish Governing Authority District 6   (5) Parish Governing Authority District 7   (6) Parish Governing Authority District 8   (7) Parish Governing Authority District 9   (8) Town Of Lake Providence   (9) Ward Five   (10) Ward Four   (11) Ward Three  

Crossing


(1) Corbins Ferry Historical  

Gut


(1) Bayou Providence   (2) Black Bayou   (3) Caney Bayou   (4) Mud Slough  

Hospital


(1) East Carroll Parish Hospital  

Island


(1) Duncansby Towhead   (2) Pittman Island  

Lake


(1) Cottonwood Chute   (2) Johnson Lake Historical   (3) Lake Providence   (4) Old River Chute   (5) Round Lake   (6) Stump Hole   (7) Willow Lake   (8) Wilson Point Lake Historical  

Levee


(1) Hagaman Revetment   (2) Lake Providence Revetment  

Locale


(1) Belle Mead Planatation   (2) Bowie Plantation   (3) Browns Landing   (4) Buck Meadows Plantation   (5) Cottonwood Landing Historical   (6) Desona Plantation   (7) Lake Providence Port   (8) Langwood Landing Historical   (9) Longwood Plantation   (10) Olivedell Plantation   (11) Tompkins Plantation   (12) Tyrone Plantation   (13) Walkers And Fishers Sawmill Historical   (14) Way Way Plantation   (15) Wilson Point Landing Historical  

Oilfield


(1) Bowie Oil Field   (2) Ruseell Bayou Oil Field  

Park


(1) Lake Providence Historic District   (2) Lake Providence Residential Street Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Arlington   (2) Benham Historical   (3) Bowie   (4) Brunett Historical   (5) Cottonwood   (6) Greenfield   (7) Highland   (8) Lake Providence   (9) Lebanon Historical   (10) Panola   (11) Robertdale Historical   (12) Shelburn   (13) Wilson Point Historical  

Post Office


(1) Lake Providence Post Office  

School


(1) Briarfield Academy School   (2) Lake Providence Junior High School   (3) Lake Providence Senior High School   (4) Louisiana Technical College Margaret Surles Branch   (5) Northside Elementary School   (6) Southside Elementary School   (7) Winterfield School Historical  

Stream


(1) Brushy Bayou   (2) Buck Bayou   (3) Cypress Bayou   (4) Jack Falls Bayou   (5) Russell Bayou   (6) Wilson Bayou   (7) Winters Bayou  

Swamp


(1) Cypress Brake  

Tower


(1) Klpl-am Lake Providence   (2) Klpl-fm Lake Providence  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

71254 (pop. 8,280)


Cities Nearby Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

Oak Grove Town, LA  (pop. 1,777) 12.8 Miles
Forest Village, LA  (pop. 326) 13.5 Miles
Kilbourne Village, LA  (pop. 570) 15.4 Miles
Pioneer Village, LA  (pop. 210) 15.6 Miles
Epps Village, LA  (pop. 1,614) 22.2 Miles
Tallulah City, LA  (pop. 7,657) 27.4 Miles
Richmond Village, LA  (pop. 447) 29.0 Miles
Bonita Village, LA  (pop. 197) 29.8 Miles
Delhi Town, LA  (pop. 2,992) 30.3 Miles
Mound Village, LA  (pop. 10) 33.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana is 131.0 ft. (40.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

Lat: 32.805200 N        Long: -91.179459 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 39   (2.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 74   (5.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 123   (8.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 122   (8.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 140   (10.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 186   (13.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 387   (27.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 95   (6.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 23   (1.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 69   (5.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 20   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 48   (3.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 61   (4.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Lake Providence Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,073

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 81

In 3-person carpool : 2

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 : 85

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 : 2

Worked at home : 9


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Lake Providence Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 28

5 to 9 minutes : 558

10 to 14 minutes : 266

15 to 19 minutes : 142

20 to 24 minutes : 104

25 to 29 minutes : 30

30 to 34 minutes : 70

35 to 39 minutes : 2

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 36

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 7


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 401

No Social Security income : 1,271


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 79

No retirement income : 1,593


(updated 2009)



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

Less than $10,000 : 314

$10,000 to $14,999 : 323

$15,000 to $19,999 : 85

$20,000 to $24,999 : 81

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 37

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $44,999 : 105

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 53

$60,000 to $74,999 : 37

$75,000 to $99,999 : 21

$100,000 to $124,999 : 59

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $14,158


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

  • KBYO (1360 AM; 0.5 kW; Tallulah, LA; Owner: Holladay Broadcasting Of Louisiana, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

  • KAVH (101.5 FM; Eudora, AR; Owner: Joel J. Kinlow)
  • KLSM (104.5 FM; Tallulah, LA; Owner: Holladay Broadcasting Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • KLSM (104.9 FM; Tallulah, LA; Owner: Holladay Broadcasting Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Tallulah, LA; Owner: Black Media Works, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Epps, LA; Owner: Iglesia Cristiana Ebenezer)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Eudora, AR; Owner: New Dimensions Development Foundation, Inc.)
  • KWCL-FM (96.7 FM; Oak Grove, LA; Owner: Kwcl-fm Broadcasting Company, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 143  (22.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 161  (25.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 81  (12.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 54  (8.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 81  (12.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 285  (37.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 183  (24.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 192  (25.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 16  (2.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 138 Farms In Lake Providence Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

Capital One, National Association - 1 Branches


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

Delta Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $237.2k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

  • Byerley


    (about 1.5 miles in Lake Providence, Louisiana; Airport Code: FVI)

  • Delhi Municipal


    (about 33.0 miles in Delhi, Louisiana; Airport Code: DQO)

  • Vicksburg Municipal


    (about 41.7 miles in Delta, Louisiana; Airport Code: VKS)

  • Greenville Mid Delta


    (about 48.1 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Mid Delta Regional


    (about 48.1 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 48.3 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Monroe Regional


    (about 54.0 miles in Monroe, Louisiana; Airport Code: MLU)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

71.23%

Carpooled

22.02%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.51%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.29%

Walked

3.30%

Other Means

1.15%

Worked At Home

0.50%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 372

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 19

Female householder, no husband present : 780

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 492

Householder not living alone : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 184

All other households : 1,488


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Lake Providence Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 324

Renter-occupied housing units : 48

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 202

Renter-occupied housing units : 578

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 216

Renter-occupied housing units : 285


(updated 2009)



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

Less than $10,000 : 502

$10,000 to $14,999 : 465

$15,000 to $19,999 : 108

$20,000 to $24,999 : 95

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 68

$35,000 to $39,999 : 60

$40,000 to $44,999 : 122

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 59

$60,000 to $74,999 : 69

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 59

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Lake Providence Town, Louisiana)

Total : 1,797


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Lake Providence Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 1,672

Vacant : 125


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lake Providence Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Lake Providence Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 40

Built 1990 to 1999 : 199

Built 1980 to 1989 : 201

Built 1970 to 1979 : 396

Built 1960 to 1969 : 419

Built 1950 to 1959 : 162

Built 1940 to 1949 : 246

Built 1939 or earlier : 134


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Lake Providence Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 1,107

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 50

Electricity : 504

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 5

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 6

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Lake Providence Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 40

$10,000 to $14,999 : 58

$15,000 to $19,999 : 64

$20,000 to $24,999 : 46

$25,000 to $29,999 : 31

$30,000 to $34,999 : 120

$35,000 to $39,999 : 53

$40,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 77

$60,000 to $69,999 : 48

$70,000 to $79,999 : 25

$80,000 to $89,999 : 70

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 42

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 to $249,999 : 21

$250,000 to $299,999 : 8

$300,000 to $399,999 : 7

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 12

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Lake Providence 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 : 61

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 163

Housing units without a mortgage : 537


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $18,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $101,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $34,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $61,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $66,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $61,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $17,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana: 66.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Lake Providence 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 $163,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $163,000
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 2 2 $45,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $45,000
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 8 8 $810,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $810,500


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Lake Providence Town, LA): $16,896
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lake Providence Town): $35,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lake Providence Town): $275
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 77.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.7%
Electricity: 19.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 1.3%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

W. Carroll Mem. Hospital Home


     Address: 208 West Main Street, Oak Grove, Louisiana 71263
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 6/21/1984

Delta Home Care, Inc.


     Address: 9 Crothers Drive, Tallulah, Louisiana 71282
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/6/1984

Hancock Home Health Inc


     Address: P.o. Box 329, Tallulah, Louisiana 71284
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/20/1984

Collins Haworth Home Health


     Address: 310 South Chestnut Street, Tallulah, Louisiana 71282
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/10/1991

Magnolia Of Madison Hh, Inc.


     Address: 708 Lasalle Street, Tallulah, Louisiana 71282
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/16/1996

Hospitals Close To Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

East Carroll Parish Hospital


     Address: 226 North Hood Street, Lake Providence, Louisiana 71254
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

West Carroll Memorial Hospital


     Address: 522 Ross Street, Oak Grove, Louisiana 71263
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sharkey Issaquena Community Hospital


     Address: 47 South 4 St, Rolling Fork, Mississippi 39159
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

River Region Health System


     Address: 2100 Hwy 61 N, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Richardson Medical Center


     Address: 254 Highway 3048, Rayville, Louisiana 71269
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

Lake Providence Subacute Rehab


     Address: 5976 Hwy 65 North, Lake Providence, Louisiana 71254
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 31
     Percent Occupied: 24%

Shady Lake Nursing Home


     Address: Corner Mill And Gould, Lake Providence, Louisiana 71254
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 63%

West Carroll Care Center, Inc


     Address: 706 Ross Street, Oak Grove, Louisiana 71263
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Carroll Nursing Home


     Address: 307 N Castleman St, Oak Grove, Louisiana 71263
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 54%

Heritage Manor Of Rolling Fork


     Address: 431 West Race Street / Po Box 279, Rolling Fork, Mississippi 39159
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

Name: Grand Gulf
Address: PO Box 756; Port Gibson, MS 39150
Distance: 62 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 610
    Disabled Workers: 195
    Widowers Workers: 205
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 215


(updated 2007)



East Carroll Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 58.32%
  • Bush & Cheney 39.97%
  • Other 1.71%



(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 Providence Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to East Carroll Parish, LA

5.39 % of East Carroll Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $15,408

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • West Carroll Parish , LA 1.17 % ($18,500 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 0.90 % ($18,050 AGI )
  • Madison Parish , LA 0.54 % ($21,917 AGI )

Relocation away from East Carroll Parish, LA

7.63 % of East Carroll 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 $23,264

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Ouachita Parish , LA 1.40 % ($15,375 AGI )
  • West Carroll Parish , LA 1.18 % ($29,926 AGI )
  • Madison Parish , LA 0.61 % ($35,143 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 Providence 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 Lake Providence Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Lake Providence Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a 1 2 1 0 n/a 1 0 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 21 42 21 0 n/a 24 0 0 n/a 0 0
Rape n/a n/a 0 0 2 2 n/a 0 1 0 n/a 0 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 0 42 46 n/a 0 24 0 n/a 0 105
Robbery n/a n/a 2 5 2 3 n/a 2 5 2 n/a 3 7
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 41 105 42 69 n/a 47 120 48 n/a 76 184
Assault n/a n/a 38 22 32 43 n/a 41 43 35 n/a 28 18
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 786 461 679 990 n/a 969 1,036 848 n/a 711 472
Burglary n/a n/a 29 25 21 19 n/a 9 24 19 n/a 25 10
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 600 524 446 437 n/a 213 578 460 n/a 635 262
Larceny Theft n/a n/a 38 51 30 12 n/a 22 17 8 n/a 32 19
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 786 1,069 637 276 n/a 520 410 194 n/a 813 499
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a 4 6 2 1 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 83 126 42 23 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 79
Arson n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 1 2 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 24 48 n/a 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a 10 7 9 12 n/a 11 12 9 n/a 8 7
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a 18 21 13 8 n/a 8 11 7 n/a 14 8
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a 14 14 11 10 n/a 9 11 8 n/a 11 8


(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 Lake Providence Town, Louisiana


  • East Carroll Detention Center


    400 1st Street, Lake Providence, LA 71254
    Confined: 1128


(updated 2006)



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