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   (County: Allen Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Oberlin 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
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 59

5 to 9 years : 74

10 to 14 years : 89

15 to 17 years : 33

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 0

21 years : 31

22 to 24 years : 23

25 to 29 years : 46

30 to 34 years : 80

35 to 39 years : 43

40 to 44 years : 45

45 to 49 years : 23

50 to 54 years : 38

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 31

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 11

70 to 74 years : 53

75 to 79 years : 30

80 to 84 years : 81

85 years and over : 66

Female:

Under 5 years : 48

5 to 9 years : 43

10 to 14 years : 111

15 to 17 years : 25

18 and 19 years : 11

20 years : 0

21 years : 13

22 to 24 years : 21

25 to 29 years : 29

30 to 34 years : 55

35 to 39 years : 71

40 to 44 years : 70

45 to 49 years : 47

50 to 54 years : 52

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 37

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 45

75 to 79 years : 55

80 to 84 years : 21

85 years and over : 87


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,454

Multiple ancestry : 302

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 101


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,853

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 : 4

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 107

5 to 17 years : 375

18 to 24 years : 105

25 to 34 years : 210

35 to 44 years : 229

45 to 54 years : 160

55 to 59 years : 83

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 68

65 to 74 years : 150

75 years and over : 340

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 107

5 to 17 years : 295

18 to 24 years : 92

25 to 34 years : 130

35 to 44 years : 213

45 to 54 years : 142

55 to 59 years : 83

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 63

65 to 74 years : 143

75 years and over : 326

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 80

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 80

35 to 44 years : 16

45 to 54 years : 14

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 5

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 14

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 : 4

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
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 731

Female : 888

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 161

Female : 73

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 4

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 1,017

Born in other state in the United States : 82

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 213

Now married, except separated : 566

Divorced : 107

Separated : 52

Widowed : 313

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 65

Now married, except separated : 82

Divorced : 14

Separated : 0

Widowed : 17

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 : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,521

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 208

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Oberlin Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 690   (43.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 290   (18.3%)
  • United States Or American: 227   (14.3%)
  • French Canadian: 129   (8.2%)
  • German: 61   (3.9%)
  • English: 51   (3.2%)
  • Irish: 51   (3.2%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 45   (2.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 9   (0.6%)
  • Subsaharan African: 8   (0.5%)
  • European: 6   (0.4%)
  • Scottish: 4   (0.3%)
  • Dutch: 4   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 3   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 1   (0.1%)
  • Italian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Oberlin Town, Louisiana is 1,857



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Oberlin Town, Louisiana: 896
Female Population in Oberlin Town, Louisiana: 961


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Oberlin Town, Louisiana: 36.2
Median Female Resident Age in Oberlin Town, Louisiana: 44.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Oberlin Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

47.6

Male

45.4

Female

49.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

37.5

Male

38.7

Female

36.2

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.5

Male

40.5

Female

38.5

Asian


Both sexes

27.3

Male

31.5

Female

24.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

12.0

Male

12.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.3

Male

11.5

Female

30.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

32.5

Male

24.5

Female

44.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.6

Male

45.2

Female

49.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Oberlin Town, Louisiana


  • White: 1,099
  • African American: 620
  • American Indian: 32
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 93
  • Two or More Races: 13



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 14   (2.57%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 29   (5.33%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (2.39%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (3.31%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (1.47%)
  • 10th Grade: 53   (9.74%)
  • 11th Grade: 33   (6.07%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (2.94%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 247   (45.4%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 28   (5.15%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 23   (4.23%)
  • Associate Degree: 13   (2.39%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 33   (6.07%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (2.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.37%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 19   (2.73%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 28   (4.03%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 24   (3.45%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 79   (11.37%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (1.15%)
  • 10th Grade: 36   (5.18%)
  • 11th Grade: 37   (5.32%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (1.29%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 284   (40.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 36   (5.18%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 60   (8.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 22   (3.17%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 28   (4.03%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (2.73%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.58%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.29%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Oberlin Town, Louisiana

  • Allen Parish School Board


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Drawer C, Oberlin, LA 70655, Phone: (337) 639-4311, Students: 4,377 )

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

  • Oberlin Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P O Drawer E, Oberlin, LA 70655, Phone: (337) 639-2241, Students: 423 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Oberlin Town, Louisiana

  • Oberlin High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P O Drawer D, Oberlin, LA 70655, Phone: (337) 639-4341, Students: 266 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Oberlin Town, Louisiana

  • Oberlin Covenant Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box H, Oberlin, LA 70655, Phone: (337) 639-9227, Students: 38 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Oberlin Town, Louisiana

  • Allen Parish Libraries


    320 South Sixth Street, Oberlin, LA 70655

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Oberlin Town, Louisiana


  • Allen Memorial Art Museum


    Oberlin College, 87 North Main St., Oberlin, OH 44074

  • Decatur County Museum Inc


    258 S Penn Ave, Oberlin, KS 67749
    http://www.rootsweb.com/-ksdclirm

  • Friends Of Oberlin Underground Railroad Center Inc


    Po Box 426, Oberlin, OH 44074

  • Leadership Ohio


    14462 State Rt 55, Oberlin, OH 44074

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Oberlin Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Wilder Airport  

Building


(1) Allen Correctional Center   (2) Allen Parish Library   (3) Allen Parish Office   (4) Allen Parish Police Jury   (5) Allen Parish Sheriff S Office   (6) Oberlin Police Department   (7) Oberlin Volunteer Fire Department   (8) Saint Frances Nursing And Rehabilitation Center  

Cemetery


(1) Cole Cemetery   (2) Deshotel Cemetery   (3) Duplechien Cemetery   (4) Durose Cemetery   (5) Lyles Cemetery   (6) Oakland Springs Cemetery   (7) Reed Cemetery   (8) Sonnier Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bible Way Revival Center   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) Gray S Temple Church Of God   (4) Hebron Church   (5) Mittie United Pentecostal Church   (6) New Beginnings Church   (7) Oakland Springs Church   (8) Oberlin Baptist Church   (9) Oberlin Covenant Church   (10) Pine Chapel   (11) Progress Church Of God In Christ   (12) Saint Joan Of Arc Catholic Church   (13) Saint Johns Chapel Historical   (14) Saint Johns Church   (15) Saint Joseph Church   (16) Saint Paul Church   (17) Soileau Church   (18) True Faith Pentecostal Church  

Civil


(1) Allen Parish   (2) Coushatta Reservation   (3) Parish Governing Authority District 5   (4) Town Of Oberlin   (5) Ward One  

Dam


(1) Louisiana Noname 79 Dam   (2) Louisiana Noname 80 Dam  

Locale


(1) Allen Parish Correctional Center Wastewater Treatment Plant   (2) Koasati Pines At Coushatta   (3) Oberlin Sewage Treatment Plant   (4) Rice Wood Country Club  

Oilfield


(1) Castor Creek Gas Field   (2) Lyles Gas Field   (3) Northwest Oberlin Gas Field   (4) Pilgrim Church Gas Field   (5) South Oberlin Oil Field   (6) Southeast Oberlin Oil And Gas Field   (7) West Duralde Oil Field  

Populated Place


(1) Bernard   (2) Canton   (3) Elder   (4) Foley   (5) Fords Historical   (6) Houston Historical   (7) Le Jeune   (8) Moeling Historical   (9) Oberlin   (10) Soileau  

Post Office


(1) Oberlin Post Office  

School


(1) Allen Parish Correctional Center Special Services District Facility   (2) Oberlin Elementary School   (3) Oberlin High School  

Stream


(1) Chinquapin Creek   (2) Duplechien Gully   (3) Gum Branch   (4) Little Mill Creek   (5) Long Gully   (6) Mill Creek   (7) Mitchell Creek   (8) Mulberry Creek   (9) Sonnier Bayou   (10) Stines Creek   (11) Winn Gully  

Tower


(1) Oberlin Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Oberlin Town, Louisiana

70655 (pop. 3,184)


Cities Nearby Oberlin Town, Louisiana

Elton Town, LA  (pop. 985) 10.4 Miles
Kinder Town, LA  (pop. 2,375) 10.4 Miles
Basile Town, LA  (pop. 2,304) 13.4 Miles
Oakdale City, LA  (pop. 8,074) 14.7 Miles
Elizabeth Town, LA  (pop. 493) 17.2 Miles
Reeves Village, LA  (pop. 175) 18.2 Miles
Fenton Village, LA  (pop. 205) 19.9 Miles
Mamou Town, LA  (pop. 3,409) 20.5 Miles
Eunice City, LA  (pop. 11,298) 22.4 Miles
District 8, LA  (pop. 7,930) 22.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Oberlin Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Oberlin Town, Louisiana is 79.0 ft. (24.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Oberlin Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.619560 N        Long: -92.764058 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 57   (8.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 40   (5.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 52   (7.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 58   (8.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 84   (12.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 96   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 107   (15.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 40   (5.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 18   (2.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 11   (1.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 59   (8.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 61   (8.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 595

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 33

In 3-person carpool : 5

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 : 3

Walked : 4

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 22


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 88

5 to 9 minutes : 146

10 to 14 minutes : 109

15 to 19 minutes : 91

20 to 24 minutes : 66

25 to 29 minutes : 16

30 to 34 minutes : 22

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 6

45 to 59 minutes : 60

60 to 89 minutes : 36

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 191

No Social Security income : 404


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 106

No retirement income : 489


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 47

$10,000 to $14,999 : 20

$15,000 to $19,999 : 36

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 22

$30,000 to $34,999 : 28

$35,000 to $39,999 : 12

$40,000 to $44,999 : 17

$45,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 63

$60,000 to $74,999 : 70

$75,000 to $99,999 : 41

$100,000 to $124,999 : 25

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $50,234


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Oberlin Town, Louisiana

  • KVPI (1050 AM; 0.25 kW; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1.0 kW; Jennings, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KEUN (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Oberlin Town, Louisiana

  • KEUN-FM (105.5 FM; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Incorporated)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Reeves, LA; Owner: Houston Christian Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Reeves, LA; Owner: Mcneese State University)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Reeves, LA; Owner: Neighborhood Improvement Coalition Acorn)
  • KITA (89.5 FM; Jennings, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KVPI-FM (92.5 FM; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KNGT (99.5 FM; Fenton, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Oberlin Town, Louisiana

  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; Fenton, LA; Owner: Louisiana Educational Television Authority)
  • KBCA (Channel 41; Glenmora, LA; Owner: Wilderness Communications, Llc)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; Fenton, LA; Owner: Kplc License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Oberlin Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 46  (13.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 101  (29.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 35  (10.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (4.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 57  (16.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 96  (27.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 121  (34.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 117  (33.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 83 Farms In Oberlin Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Oberlin Town, Louisiana

Capital One, National Association - 1 Branches


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

First Federal Bank Of Louisiana - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $834.9k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 17

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Oberlin Town, Louisiana

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 36.1 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Chennault International


    (about 36.2 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Polk AAF


    (about 38.9 miles in Fort Polk, Louisiana; Airport Code: POE)

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 43.5 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)

  • England AFB


    (about 50.4 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Alexandria International


    (about 50.5 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 54.4 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Oberlin Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.55%

Carpooled

12.77%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.44%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.29%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.89%

Other Means

3.63%

Worked At Home

0.44%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 304

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 8

Female householder, no husband present : 104

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 147

Householder not living alone : 32


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 27

All other households : 549


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 237

Renter-occupied housing units : 67

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 36

Renter-occupied housing units : 68

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 155

Renter-occupied housing units : 24


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 63

$10,000 to $14,999 : 63

$15,000 to $19,999 : 42

$20,000 to $24,999 : 16

$25,000 to $29,999 : 59

$30,000 to $34,999 : 41

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $44,999 : 27

$45,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 59

$60,000 to $74,999 : 71

$75,000 to $99,999 : 44

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Total : 696


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 595

Vacant : 101


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 32

Built 2000 to 2004 : 14

Built 1990 to 1999 : 103

Built 1980 to 1989 : 126

Built 1970 to 1979 : 89

Built 1960 to 1969 : 91

Built 1950 to 1959 : 89

Built 1940 to 1949 : 107

Built 1939 or earlier : 45


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 248

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 11

Electricity : 331

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 5

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Oberlin Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 41

$25,000 to $29,999 : 24

$30,000 to $34,999 : 28

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $59,999 : 20

$60,000 to $69,999 : 82

$70,000 to $79,999 : 29

$80,000 to $89,999 : 27

$90,000 to $99,999 : 19

$100,000 to $124,999 : 72

$125,000 to $149,999 : 22

$150,000 to $174,999 : 11

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Oberlin 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 : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 170

Housing units without a mortgage : 266


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $38,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $42,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $68,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $67,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $100,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $75,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $24,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $63,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Oberlin Town, Louisiana: 59.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Oberlin Town, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 33.1%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 66.9%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Oberlin 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 4 4 $297,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $297,000
2000        
  Single Family 6 6 $315,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $315,000
2001        
  Single Family 5 5 $313,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $313,000
2002        
  Single Family 6 6 $345,320
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $345,320
2003        
  Single Family 4 4 $225,670
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $200,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 12 $425,670
2004        
  Single Family 1 1 $75,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $75,000
2005        
  Single Family 4 4 $285,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $285,000
2006        
  Single Family 9 9 $897,120
  Two Family 7 14 $865,483
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 23 $1,762,603


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Oberlin Town, LA): $23,333
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



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


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Oberlin Town): $367
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Oberlin Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 66.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.1%
Electricity: 30.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Oberlin Town, Louisiana

Allen Parish Home Health


     Address: 108 6th Avenue, Kinder, Louisiana 70648
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/27/1995

Evangeline Home Health


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

Tri-parish Community Homecare,


     Address: 134 N 10th Street, Oakdale, Louisiana 71463
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/8/1992

Home Health Care 2000- Oakdale


     Address: 211 N 16th Street, Oakdale, Louisiana 71463
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/29/1995

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 143 North Fourth Street, Eunice, Louisiana 70535
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/14/1993

Hospitals Close To Oberlin Town, Louisiana

Allen Parish Hospital


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

Oakdale Community Hospital


     Address: 130 N Hospital Dr, Oakdale, Louisiana 71463
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Savoy Medical Center


     Address: 801 Poinciana Avenue, Mamou, Louisiana 70554
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Acadian Medical Center


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

Jennings American Legion Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Oberlin Town, Louisiana

St Frances Nsg & Rehab Center


     Address: 417 Industrial Drive, Oberlin, Louisiana 70655
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Kinder Retirement And Rehabilitation Center, Inc


     Address: 13938 Hwy 165, Kinder, Louisiana 70648
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Basile Care Center


     Address: 2907 East Schambers, Basile, Louisiana 70515
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 53%

Allen Oaks Nursing Home


     Address: 909 East 6th Avenue, Oakdale, Louisiana 71463
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 65%

Savoy Care Center


     Address: 906 Cherry Street, Mamou, Louisiana 70554
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 72%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Oberlin Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 82 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Oberlin Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 325
    Disabled Workers: 125
    Widowers Workers: 105
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 105


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Oberlin Town, Louisiana


Charges


Housing & Community Development: $27,000
Sewerage: $199,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $200,000
Gas Utilities: $441,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $105,000
Sewerage: $1,818,000
All Other: $25,000


State Intergovernmental


Highways: $4,000
All Other: $18,000


Current Operations


Central Staff Services: $172,000
Regular Highways: $158,000
Housing & Community Development: $146,000
Police Protection: $389,000
Sewerage: $128,000
General - Other: $2,000
Water Utilities: $129,000
Gas Utilities: $432,000


Construction


Sewerage: $2,098,000


Other Capital Outlay


Central Staff: $3,000
Regular Highways: $10,000
Police Protection: $40,000


General


Interest On Debt: $85,000


Tax


Property: $19,000
Total General Sales: $192,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $4,000
Public Utilities: $67,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $44,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $4,000
Fines & Forfeits: $217,000
General Revenue, Nec: $266,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $43,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $684,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $453,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $280,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $42,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $1,926,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,688,000


(updated 2006)



Allen Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 41.55%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.33%
  • Other 2.11%



(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 Oberlin Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Allen Parish, LA

7.05 % of Allen Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,320

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 1.34 % ($55,806 AGI )
  • Rapides Parish , LA 0.79 % ($29,745 AGI )
  • Jefferson Davis Pari , LA 0.55 % ($25,342 AGI )

Relocation away from Allen Parish, LA

6.68 % of Allen 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 $28,609

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 1.69 % ($27,436 AGI )
  • Rapides Parish , LA 0.62 % ($30,605 AGI )
  • Jefferson Davis Pari , LA 0.32 % ($38,318 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 Oberlin 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 Oberlin Town, 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)



Jails in Oberlin Town, Louisiana


  • Allen Parish Jail


    Main Street, Oberlin, LA 70655
    Confined: 42


(updated 2006)



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