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   (County: Morehouse Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Mer Rouge Village, 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
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 9 years : 14

10 to 14 years : 17

15 to 17 years : 5

18 and 19 years : 5

20 years : 8

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 17

40 to 44 years : 36

45 to 49 years : 20

50 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 11

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 15

Female:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 9 years : 14

10 to 14 years : 6

15 to 17 years : 5

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 6

25 to 29 years : 26

30 to 34 years : 9

35 to 39 years : 32

40 to 44 years : 7

45 to 49 years : 78

50 to 54 years : 33

55 to 59 years : 42

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 2

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 13

85 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 477

Multiple ancestry : 60

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 28


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 565

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 : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 17 years : 61

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 35

35 to 44 years : 92

45 to 54 years : 175

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 48

75 years and over : 37

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 17 years : 56

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 35

35 to 44 years : 70

45 to 54 years : 165

55 to 59 years : 57

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 40

75 years and over : 27

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 5

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 22

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 10

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 : 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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 207

Female : 299

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 35

Female : 24

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 376

Born in other state in the United States : 50

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 150

Now married, except separated : 204

Divorced : 50

Separated : 18

Widowed : 3

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 47

Divorced : 4

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3

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 : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Speak only English : 535


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 350   (50.1%)
  • Irish: 91   (13.0%)
  • English: 65   (9.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 56   (8.0%)
  • United States Or American: 54   (7.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 32   (4.6%)
  • German: 20   (2.9%)
  • Scottish: 11   (1.6%)
  • Swedish: 5   (0.7%)
  • European: 5   (0.7%)
  • Italian: 4   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 3   (0.4%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana is 565



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana: 242
Female Population in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana: 323


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana: 47.8
Median Female Resident Age in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana: 48.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

53.6

Male

50.3

Female

57.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.1

Male

27.0

Female

32.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.5

Male

30.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

70.5

Male

90.5

Female

50.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

53.6

Male

50.3

Female

57.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana


  • White: 426
  • African American: 139
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • 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 Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (5.56%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 27   (12.5%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (0.93%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (4.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 17   (7.87%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (2.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (4.17%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 63   (29.17%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 8   (3.7%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 12   (5.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 6   (2.78%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 37   (17.13%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (0.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (2.78%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (2.34%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (3.68%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (2.68%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 29   (9.7%)
  • 9th Grade: 28   (9.36%)
  • 10th Grade: 16   (5.35%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (6.69%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (3.34%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 85   (28.43%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 17   (5.69%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 19   (6.35%)
  • Associate Degree: 16   (5.35%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 24   (8.03%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (2.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.67%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

  • Delta High School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: P O Box 162, Mer Rouge, LA 71261, Phone: (318) 647-3443, Students: 246 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

  • Mer Rouge Branch


    107 South 16th Street, Mer Rouge, LA 71261

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Mer Rouge Village, 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 Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana.

Area Features of Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Arkla Flyers Inc Airport  

Building


(1) Mer Rouge Police Department   (2) Mer Rouge Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Dunmore Cemetery   (2) Heart Cemetery  

Church


(1) Cherry Hill Church Historical   (2) Cherry Hill Church Number 1   (3) Cherry Hill Church Number 2   (4) Eudora Church   (5) Horseshoe Church   (6) Oak Grove Church   (7) Pentecostal Church   (8) Robertson Chapel   (9) Sweet Home Church  

Civil


(1) Morehouse Parish   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 2   (3) Village Of Mer Rouge   (4) Ward Six  

Dam


(1) Dam 67   (2) Dam 68   (3) Horseshoe Lake Dam  

Flat


(1) Prairie Mer Rouge  

Locale


(1) Head Of Navigation  

Populated Place


(1) Mer Rouge   (2) Stampley  

Post Office


(1) Mer Rouge Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Horseshoe Lake  

School


(1) Delta Middle School   (2) Johnson School   (3) Mer Rouge Elementary School   (4) Saint Matthew School  

Stream


(1) Cypress Bayou   (2) Delemar Bayou   (3) East Fork Creek   (4) Little Bayou Galion   (5) The Swale   (6) Threemile Slough  

Swamp


(1) Little Brake  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

71261 (pop. 1,609)


Cities Nearby Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Bastrop City, LA  (pop. 11,884) 7.0 Miles
Collinston Village, LA  (pop. 354) 7.4 Miles
Oak Ridge Village, LA  (pop. 210) 10.6 Miles
Bonita Village, LA  (pop. 197) 12.3 Miles
Sterlington Town, LA  (pop. 1,269) 16.4 Miles
Swartz Cdp, LA  (pop. 4,737) 18.5 Miles
Rayville Town, LA  (pop. 3,986) 21.0 Miles
Pioneer Village, LA  (pop. 210) 21.1 Miles
Epps Village, LA  (pop. 1,614) 22.0 Miles
Forest Village, LA  (pop. 326) 22.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana is 118.0 ft. (36.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Lat: 32.775661 N        Long: -91.793951 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Mer Rouge Village, 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 Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 7   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 19   (9.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 10   (4.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 34   (16.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 19   (9.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 27   (13.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 32   (15.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 5   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 10   (4.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 11   (5.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 12   (5.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 17   (8.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 223

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 0

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 79

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 : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 59

5 to 9 minutes : 25

10 to 14 minutes : 31

15 to 19 minutes : 118

20 to 24 minutes : 17

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 7

35 to 39 minutes : 6

40 to 44 minutes : 4

45 to 59 minutes : 19

60 to 89 minutes : 16

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

With Social Security income : 67

No Social Security income : 136


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

With retirement income : 31

No retirement income : 172


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $44,999 : 7

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 34

$75,000 to $99,999 : 32

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $65,781


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

  • NEW (1020 AM; 50.0 kW; Bastrop, LA; Owner: Km Communications, Inc.)
  • KLIC (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Monroe, LA; Owner: Media Ministries, Inc.)
  • KLIC (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Monroe, LA; Owner: Media Ministries, Inc.)
  • KMBS (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; West Monroe, LA; Owner: Red Bear Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (1560 AM; 10.0 kW; Monroe, LA; Owner: Rams Iii)
  • KRJO (1680 AM; 10.0 kW; Monroe, LA; Owner: Holladay Broadcasting Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • KMLB (540 AM; 5.0 kW; West Monroe, LA; Owner: Holladay Broadcasting Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • KAGH (800 AM; 0.24 kW; Crossett, AR; Owner: Ashley County Broadcasters, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

  • KRVV (100.1 FM; Collinston, LA; Owner: Holladay Broadcasting Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • KHLL (100.9 FM; Monroe, LA; Owner: Gilliland, Inc.)
  • KWLT (102.7 FM; Crossett, AR; Owner: Southark Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • KAGH-FM (104.9 FM; Crossett, AR; Owner: Ashley County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • KLIP (105.3 FM; West Monroe, LA; Owner: Holladay Broadcasting Of Louisiana, Llc)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Oak Ridge, LA; Owner: Glory2glory Educational Foundation, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Epps, LA; Owner: Iglesia Cristiana Ebenezer)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Bastrop, LA; Owner: Mahoganey Community Development, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Crossett, AR; Owner: Lighthouse Christian Fellowship)
  • KBMQ (88.7 FM; Monroe, LA; Owner: Media Ministries, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Delhi, LA; Owner: Enterprise Corporation Of The Delta)
  • KYFL (89.5 FM; West Monroe, LA; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • KGGM (93.5 FM; Delhi, LA; Owner: Kenneth W. Diebel)
  • KWCL-FM (96.7 FM; Oak Grove, LA; Owner: Kwcl-fm Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • KJMG (97.3 FM; Collinston, LA; Owner: Holladay Broadcasting Of Louisiana, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

  • KTVE (Channel 10; Huttig, AR; Owner: Mission Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KMCT-TV (Channel 39; West Monroe, LA; Owner: Louisiana Christian Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KEJB (Channel 43; Huttig, AR; Owner: Km Television Of El Dorado, L.l.c.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 33  (29.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 10  (8.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 30  (26.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (4.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (4.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 39  (32.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 20  (16.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 48  (40.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 61 Farms In Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

The Mer Rouge State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $43.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

  • Monroe Regional


    (about 23.2 miles in Monroe, Louisiana; Airport Code: MLU)

  • Delhi Municipal


    (about 30.5 miles in Delhi, Louisiana; Airport Code: DQO)

  • Byerley


    (about 35.4 miles in Lake Providence, Louisiana; Airport Code: FVI)

  • Ruston Regional


    (about 49.6 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • Ruston Municipal


    (about 51.9 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

69.68%

Carpooled

20.81%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.26%

Other Means

0.90%

Worked At Home

6.33%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Mer Rouge Village, 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
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 120

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 5

Female householder, no husband present : 16

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 62

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 198


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 105

Renter-occupied housing units : 15

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 9

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24

Renter-occupied housing units : 38


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 59

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3

$60,000 to $74,999 : 34

$75,000 to $99,999 : 32

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Total : 270


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Occupied : 203

Vacant : 67


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 47

Built 1980 to 1989 : 33

Built 1970 to 1979 : 7

Built 1960 to 1969 : 64

Built 1950 to 1959 : 43

Built 1940 to 1949 : 41

Built 1939 or earlier : 35


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 76

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 127

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
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 1

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 19

$70,000 to $79,999 : 5

$80,000 to $89,999 : 17

$90,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $174,999 : 3

$175,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 to $249,999 : 15

$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
(Mer Rouge Village, 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 : 3

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 51

Housing units without a mortgage : 87


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $265,000

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $68,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $93,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $100,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $215,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $85,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana: 66.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 91.46%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 8.54%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Mer Rouge Village, 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 $300,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $300,000
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 1 1 $95,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $95,000
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 2 2 $395,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $395,000
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $300,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $300,000
2006        
  Single Family 3 3 $607,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $607,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Mer Rouge Village, LA): $23,472
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Mer Rouge Village): $43,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Mer Rouge Village): $197
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 57.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.7%
Electricity: 42.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 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 Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 7 $16,892 4 $215 15 $28,958 $14.33
Financial Administration 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Other Government Administration 1 $1,816 4 $215 15 $21,792 $14.33
Judicial and Legal 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Police Protection - Officers 3 $9,403 0 $0 0 $37,612 --
Firefighters 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 1 $1,550 0 $0 0 $18,600 --
Welfare 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Health 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Hospitals 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Solid Waste Management 1 $1,218 0 $0 0 $14,616 --
Sewerage 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Parks and Recreation 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Supply 1 $2,905 0 $0 0 $34,860 --
Electric Power 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Local Libraries 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Other and Unallocable 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Quality Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 313 Davenport Avenue, Mer Rouge, Louisiana 71261
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/26/1991

Trucare Home Health, Llc


     Address: 461 East Madison Avenue, Bastrop, Louisiana 71220
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/5/1984

Ashley County Health Unit


     Address: 1300 West Fifth Avenue, Crossett, Arkansas 71635
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/9/1987

Aaa Southeast Ar Ashley Co


     Address: 208 Alabama, Crossett, Arkansas 71635
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/6/1982

Acmc Family Home Health


     Address: 1015 Unity Road, Crossett, Arkansas 71635
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/14/1989

Hospitals Close To Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Morehouse General Hospital


     Address: 323 W Walnut, Bastrop, Louisiana 71221
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Ashley County Medical Center


     Address: 1015 Unity Road, Crossett, Arkansas 71635
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Richardson Medical Center


     Address: 254 Highway 3048, Rayville, Louisiana 71269
     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

St Francis Medical Center


     Address: 309 Jackson Street, Monroe, Louisiana 71201
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Oak Woods Home For The Elderly


     Address: 1400 Davenport Avenue, Mer Rouge, Louisiana 71261
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 59%

Hickory Manor Nursing And Reha


     Address: 370 West Hickory Avenue, Bastrop, Louisiana 71221
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 43%

Cherry Ridge Guest Care, Llc


     Address: 5980 Cherry Ridge Rd, Bastrop, Louisiana 71220
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 59%

Legrand Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2650 Holt Street, Bastrop, Louisiana 71220
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 103
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Summerlin Lane Nursing Home


     Address: 1408 Summerlin Lane, Bastrop, Louisiana 71220
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 62%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

Name: Grand Gulf
Address: PO Box 756; Port Gibson, MS 39150
Distance: 74 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 280
    Disabled Workers: 80
    Widowers Workers: 60
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 50


(updated 2007)



Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 41.14%
  • Bush & Cheney 57.60%
  • Other 1.27%



(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 Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Morehouse Parish, LA

5.05 % of Morehouse Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,589

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Ouachita Parish , LA 1.62 % ($25,854 AGI )
  • Ashley County , AR 0.26 % ($37,280 AGI )
  • Union Parish , LA 0.20 % ($21,211 AGI )

Relocation away from Morehouse Parish, LA

5.97 % of Morehouse 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 $29,886

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Ouachita Parish , LA 2.11 % ($32,894 AGI )
  • Ashley County , AR 0.25 % ($29,480 AGI )
  • Dallas County , TX 0.24 % ($13,208 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 Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.















Hurricanes And Storms In Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana

  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - 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 Mer Rouge Village, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Louisiana

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


(updated 2014)



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