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   (County: St. Landry Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Port Barre 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
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 82

5 to 9 years : 146

10 to 14 years : 84

15 to 17 years : 34

18 and 19 years : 31

20 years : 19

21 years : 27

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 105

30 to 34 years : 28

35 to 39 years : 76

40 to 44 years : 67

45 to 49 years : 78

50 to 54 years : 90

55 to 59 years : 37

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 46

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 38

75 to 79 years : 18

80 to 84 years : 9

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 109

5 to 9 years : 118

10 to 14 years : 64

15 to 17 years : 37

18 and 19 years : 10

20 years : 24

21 years : 13

22 to 24 years : 125

25 to 29 years : 79

30 to 34 years : 36

35 to 39 years : 44

40 to 44 years : 104

45 to 49 years : 134

50 to 54 years : 21

55 to 59 years : 62

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 41

65 and 66 years : 30

67 to 69 years : 41

70 to 74 years : 40

75 to 79 years : 14

80 to 84 years : 23

85 years and over : 10


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,819

Multiple ancestry : 214

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 259


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,275

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 10

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 7

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 191

5 to 17 years : 483

18 to 24 years : 249

25 to 34 years : 248

35 to 44 years : 291

45 to 54 years : 323

55 to 59 years : 99

60 and 61 years : 56

62 to 64 years : 67

65 to 74 years : 211

75 years and over : 74

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 191

5 to 17 years : 471

18 to 24 years : 249

25 to 34 years : 238

35 to 44 years : 291

45 to 54 years : 301

55 to 59 years : 99

60 and 61 years : 56

62 to 64 years : 67

65 to 74 years : 211

75 years and over : 60

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 12

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 7

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 10

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 : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,040

Female : 1,194

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 36

Female : 5

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 10

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 1,411

Born in other state in the United States : 41

Native: born outside the United States : 10

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 513

Now married, except separated : 710

Divorced : 234

Separated : 62

Widowed : 124

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 5

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 7

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 7

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,891

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 167

Speak English less than "very well" : 18

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Port Barre Town, Louisiana

  • French (except Basque): 690   (34.8%)
  • Other Groups: 496   (25.0%)
  • United States Or American: 311   (15.7%)
  • French Canadian: 126   (6.4%)
  • Irish: 107   (5.4%)
  • German: 97   (4.9%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 90   (4.5%)
  • English: 28   (1.4%)
  • Italian: 17   (0.9%)
  • Subsaharan African: 17   (0.9%)
  • Canadian: 4   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Port Barre Town, Louisiana is 2,292



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Port Barre Town, Louisiana: 1,076
Female Population in Port Barre Town, Louisiana: 1,216


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Port Barre Town, Louisiana: 30.4
Median Female Resident Age in Port Barre Town, Louisiana: 33.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Port Barre Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

39.0

Male

39.3

Female

38.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.7

Male

31.7

Female

33.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

54.0

Male

45.5

Female

62.5

Asian


Both sexes

38.0

Male

25.5

Female

50.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

3.5

Male

4.0

Female

3.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.3

Male

12.3

Female

12.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

15.5

Male

17.5

Female

15.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.1

Male

39.3

Female

39.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Port Barre Town, Louisiana


  • White: 1,462
  • African American: 809
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 21



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 23   (3.47%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 27   (4.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 34   (5.13%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 112   (16.89%)
  • 9th Grade: 40   (6.03%)
  • 10th Grade: 58   (8.75%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (2.26%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 18   (2.71%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 200   (30.17%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 55   (8.3%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 28   (4.22%)
  • Associate Degree: 13   (1.96%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21   (3.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (2.26%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 14   (1.91%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 18   (2.45%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 51   (6.95%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 74   (10.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 72   (9.81%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (3.95%)
  • 11th Grade: 33   (4.5%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 36   (4.9%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 282   (38.42%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 40   (5.45%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 21   (2.86%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (1.23%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 36   (4.9%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (2.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.54%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Port Barre Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: P O Box 310, Port Barre, LA 70577, Phone: (337) 585-6172, Students: 509 )

  • Port Barre Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: P O Box 69, Port Barre, LA 70577, Phone: (337) 585-7256, Students: 394 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Port Barre Town, Louisiana

  • Port Barre High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: P O Box 69, Port Barre, LA 70577, Phone: (337) 585-7256, Students: 384 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Port Barre Town, Louisiana

  • Good Shepherd Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: Po Box 547, Port Barre, LA 70577, Phone: (337) 585-9914, Students: 13 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Port Barre 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 Port Barre Town, Louisiana.

Area Features of Port Barre Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Yankee Field  

Building


(1) Port Barre Fire Department   (2) Port Barre Police Department  

Canal


(1) State Canal  

Cemetery


(1) De Viller Cemetery   (2) Saquette Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Baptist Church   (2) House Of Prayer   (3) Little Zion Church   (4) Saint Mary Church   (5) Saint Peter Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 6   (2) Town Of Port Barre   (3) Ward Four  

Locale


(1) Port Barre Wastewater Treatment Plant  

Oilfield


(1) Bayou Courtableau Gas Field   (2) Port Barre Oil And Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Bobby Lejeune Mobile Home Park   (2) Chiasson   (3) Courtableau   (4) Darbonne   (5) Hazelwood   (6) Kerne Historical   (7) Mcclure   (8) New Darbonne Historical   (9) Port Barre   (10) Powell Ridge   (11) Williamson Historical  

Ridge


(1) Powell Ridge  

School


(1) Good Shepherd Montessori School   (2) Port Barre Elementary School   (3) Port Barre Head Start Center School   (4) Port Barre High School   (5) Port Barre Middle School  

Stream


(1) Bayou Chenevert   (2) Bayou Gerimond   (3) Bayou Saquette   (4) Bayou Toulouse   (5) Becasse Slough   (6) Big Darbonne Bayou   (7) Brushy Bayou   (8) Darbonne Bay   (9) Dejean Slough   (10) Hog Bayou   (11) Little Darbonne Bayou   (12) Noel Slough   (13) Sandy Bayou   (14) Two O Clock Bayou  

Valley


(1) Coulee De Houx   (2) Grand Gulley  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Port Barre Town, Louisiana

70577 (pop. 4,590)


Cities Nearby Port Barre Town, Louisiana

Leonville Town, LA  (pop. 1,247) 6.1 Miles
Washington Town, LA  (pop. 753) 7.2 Miles
Opelousas City, LA  (pop. 22,920) 7.7 Miles
Arnaudville Town, LA  (pop. 1,338) 10.8 Miles
Grand Coteau Town, LA  (pop. 494) 10.9 Miles
Palmetto Village, LA  (pop. 221) 11.5 Miles
Sunset Town, LA  (pop. 2,549) 12.1 Miles
Krotz Springs Town, LA  (pop. 1,109) 12.2 Miles
Melville Town, LA  (pop. 1,169) 15.8 Miles
Cecilia Cdp, LA  (pop. 1,661) 16.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Port Barre Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Port Barre Town, Louisiana is 49.0 ft. (15.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Port Barre Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.556162 N        Long: -91.958465 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 85   (11.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 22   (3.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 24   (3.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 82   (11.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 98   (13.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 137   (18.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 48   (6.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 49   (6.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 9   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 21   (2.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 84   (11.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 44   (6.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 720

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 46

In 3-person carpool : 22

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 104

5 to 9 minutes : 124

10 to 14 minutes : 67

15 to 19 minutes : 77

20 to 24 minutes : 222

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 76

35 to 39 minutes : 35

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 11

60 to 89 minutes : 64

90 or more minutes : 8


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 243

No Social Security income : 583


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 105

No retirement income : 721


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 65

$10,000 to $14,999 : 83

$15,000 to $19,999 : 51

$20,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $29,999 : 67

$30,000 to $34,999 : 42

$35,000 to $39,999 : 30

$40,000 to $44,999 : 51

$45,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 29

$60,000 to $74,999 : 15

$75,000 to $99,999 : 34

$100,000 to $124,999 : 11

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $28,176


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Port Barre Town, Louisiana

  • KVPI (1050 AM; 0.25 kW; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KNEK (1190 AM; 0.25 kW; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KSLO (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Kslo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KSLO (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Kslo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KPEL (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • KEUN (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KFXZ (1520 AM; 10.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KJCB (770 AM; 1.0 kW; Lafayette, LA; Owner: R & M Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Port Barre Town, Louisiana

  • KNEK-FM (104.7 FM; Cankton, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KEUN-FM (105.5 FM; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Incorporated)
  • KFXZ-FM (105.9 FM; Grand Coteau, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KKSJ (106.3 FM; Rayne, LA; Owner: Pittman Broadcasting Services, Llc)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • KOGM (107.1 FM; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Kslo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KOGM (107.1 FM; Opelousas, LA; Owner: Kslo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KRKA (107.9 FM; Parks, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: The University Of Louisiana At Lafayette)
  • KIKL (90.9 FM; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KCKR (91.9 FM; Carencro, LA; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KVPI-FM (92.5 FM; Ville Platte, LA; Owner: Ville Platte Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; Church Point, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KRRQ (95.5 FM; Church Point, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KXKC (99.1 FM; Parks, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KTDY (99.9 FM; Parks, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Port Barre Town, Louisiana

  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; Branch, LA; Owner: Klfy, L.p.)
  • KADN (Channel 15; Church Point, LA; Owner: Comcorp Of Louisiana License Corp.)
  • KLWB (Channel 50; Carencro, LA; Owner: Wilderness Communications, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Port Barre Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 55  (13.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 49  (11.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 38  (9.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (3.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 137  (33.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 117  (36.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 75  (23.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 109  (34.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 72 Farms In Port Barre Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Port Barre Town, Louisiana

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

St. Landry Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $284k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 9

American Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $164.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

St Landry Homestead Federal Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $230.6k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Port Barre Town, Louisiana

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 24.3 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 36.1 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 36.1 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field


    (about 48.1 miles in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Airport Code: BTR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Port Barre Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.41%

Carpooled

13.06%

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

6.12%

Other Means

1.77%

Worked At Home

1.63%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 344

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 17

Female householder, no husband present : 186

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 217

Householder not living alone : 62


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Port Barre Town, 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 : 72

All other households : 749


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 268

Renter-occupied housing units : 76

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 17

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 77

Renter-occupied housing units : 109

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 162

Renter-occupied housing units : 117


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 148

$10,000 to $14,999 : 92

$15,000 to $19,999 : 46

$20,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $29,999 : 113

$30,000 to $34,999 : 76

$35,000 to $39,999 : 66

$40,000 to $44,999 : 51

$45,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 29

$60,000 to $74,999 : 50

$75,000 to $99,999 : 55

$100,000 to $124,999 : 20

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Total : 998


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 826

Vacant : 172


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 62

Built 1990 to 1999 : 122

Built 1980 to 1989 : 237

Built 1970 to 1979 : 181

Built 1960 to 1969 : 191

Built 1950 to 1959 : 74

Built 1940 to 1949 : 56

Built 1939 or earlier : 75


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 306

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 31

Electricity : 489

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
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 6

$10,000 to $14,999 : 51

$15,000 to $19,999 : 41

$20,000 to $24,999 : 27

$25,000 to $29,999 : 25

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 70

$60,000 to $69,999 : 32

$70,000 to $79,999 : 19

$80,000 to $89,999 : 79

$90,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 57

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 47

$175,000 to $199,999 : 7

$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 : 6

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Port Barre 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 : 154

Housing units without a mortgage : 370


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Port Barre Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $83,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $23,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $75,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $56,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $89,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $65,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $85,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Port Barre Town, Louisiana: 68.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Port Barre Town, Louisiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $100,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $100,000
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $125,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $125,000
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 1 1 $225,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $440,000
  Total

2 9 $665,700
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $200,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $200,000
2006        
  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


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Port Barre Town, LA): $23,945
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Port Barre Town): $38,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Port Barre Town): $319
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Port Barre Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 42.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.6%
Electricity: 55.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
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 Port Barre Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Port Barre Town, Louisiana

Medsource Home Health


     Address: 105 N Main Street Suite 305, Opelousas, Louisiana 70570
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/8/1980

Stat Home Health Agency-west, Llc


     Address: 19060 Hwy 105, Melville, Louisiana 71353
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/16/1992

Nursing Specialties


     Address: 1025 Camellia Blvd, Lafayette, Louisiana 70508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/15/1991

Concepts Of Care Home Health


     Address: 100 General Mouton, Lafayette, Louisiana 70501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/19/1993

Louisiana Homecare Of Lafayette


     Address: 601 West St Mary Blvd Suite 309, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/6/1979

Hospitals Close To Port Barre Town, Louisiana

Opelousas General Health System


     Address: 539 East Prudhomme Street, Opelousas, Louisiana 70570
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Doctors Hospital Of Opelousas


     Address: 3983 I 49 South Service Road, Opelousas, Louisiana 70570
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Lafayette General Medical Center


     Address: 1214 Coolidge Avenue, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

University Medical Center


     Address: 2390 West Congress, Lafayette, Louisiana 70502
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Our Lady Of Lourdes Reg Med Center


     Address: 611 St Landry Street, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Port Barre Town, Louisiana

Senior Village Nursing Home


     Address: 2829 Ducharme Road, Opelousas, Louisiana 70570
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 154
     Percent Occupied: 65%

Maison Deville Of Opelousas


     Address: 308 W. Grolee Street, Opelousas, Louisiana 70570
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Our Lady Of Prompt Succor Nf


     Address: 954 E Prudhomme Lane, Opelousas, Louisiana 70570
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 83%

J. Michael Morrow Mem Nsg Home


     Address: 883 Main Street, Arnaudville, Louisiana 70512
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 149
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Tri-community Nursing Ctr


     Address: 7014 Hwy 71, Palmetto, Louisiana 71358
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 70%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Port Barre Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 39 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Port Barre Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 400
    Disabled Workers: 205
    Widowers Workers: 160
    Spouses Workers: 120
    Children Workers: 150


(updated 2007)



St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 49.42%
  • Bush & Cheney 49.82%
  • Other 0.76%



(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 Port Barre Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to St. Landry Parish, LA

6.76 % of St. Landry Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,863

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

0.05 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $18,643

Louisiana Average 0.12 %

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

  • Lafayette Parish , LA 1.49 % ($36,342 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 0.87 % ($23,739 AGI )
  • Evangeline Parish , LA 0.46 % ($27,379 AGI )

Relocation away from St. Landry Parish, LA

5.33 % of St. Landry 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 $28,242

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Lafayette Parish , LA 1.51 % ($28,671 AGI )
  • Evangeline Parish , LA 0.39 % ($21,558 AGI )
  • Acadia Parish , LA 0.36 % ($27,474 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 Port Barre Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Hurricanes And Storms In Port Barre Town, Louisiana

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 43 Knots *


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Port Barre Town, Louisiana



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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 Port Barre 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)



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