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   (County: Calcasieu Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sulphur City, 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
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 768

5 to 9 years : 516

10 to 14 years : 652

15 to 17 years : 419

18 and 19 years : 304

20 years : 78

21 years : 94

22 to 24 years : 364

25 to 29 years : 564

30 to 34 years : 630

35 to 39 years : 418

40 to 44 years : 893

45 to 49 years : 745

50 to 54 years : 482

55 to 59 years : 454

60 and 61 years : 198

62 to 64 years : 355

65 and 66 years : 180

67 to 69 years : 43

70 to 74 years : 298

75 to 79 years : 297

80 to 84 years : 50

85 years and over : 249

Female:

Under 5 years : 708

5 to 9 years : 1,022

10 to 14 years : 757

15 to 17 years : 906

18 and 19 years : 186

20 years : 39

21 years : 109

22 to 24 years : 271

25 to 29 years : 923

30 to 34 years : 563

35 to 39 years : 485

40 to 44 years : 903

45 to 49 years : 1,005

50 to 54 years : 625

55 to 59 years : 513

60 and 61 years : 140

62 to 64 years : 391

65 and 66 years : 115

67 to 69 years : 196

70 to 74 years : 441

75 to 79 years : 273

80 to 84 years : 271

85 years and over : 306


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 19,385

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 7

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 224

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 139

Not a U.S. citizen : 444


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,438

5 to 17 years : 3,238

18 to 24 years : 1,103

25 to 34 years : 1,809

35 to 44 years : 1,781

45 to 54 years : 1,595

55 to 59 years : 612

60 and 61 years : 126

62 to 64 years : 532

65 to 74 years : 855

75 years and over : 933

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 841

18 to 24 years : 277

25 to 34 years : 655

35 to 44 years : 889

45 to 54 years : 1,100

55 to 59 years : 285

60 and 61 years : 212

62 to 64 years : 214

65 to 74 years : 360

75 years and over : 492

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 54

25 to 34 years : 159

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 7

55 to 59 years : 11

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 : 193

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 57

35 to 44 years : 29

45 to 54 years : 155

55 to 59 years : 59

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 58

75 years and over : 21


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,853

Now married, except separated : 4,179

Divorced : 1,652

Separated : 532

Widowed : 819

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,045

Now married, except separated : 2,723

Divorced : 465

Separated : 399

Widowed : 390

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 80

Now married, except separated : 151

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 98

Now married, except separated : 339

Divorced : 21

Separated : 9

Widowed : 21


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 1,777

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,841

$10,000 to $14,999 : 879

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,651

$25,000 to $34,999 : 917

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,231

$50,000 to $64,999 : 717

$65,000 to $74,999 : 270

$75,000 or more : 752

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,038

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 689

$10,000 to $14,999 : 305

$15,000 to $24,999 : 889

$25,000 to $34,999 : 513

$35,000 to $49,999 : 443

$50,000 to $64,999 : 441

$65,000 to $74,999 : 158

$75,000 or more : 546

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 46

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 73

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $24,999 : 94

$25,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $49,999 : 7

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 11

Foreign born:

No income : 224

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 53

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28

$15,000 to $24,999 : 95

$25,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $49,999 : 46

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 13

$75,000 or more : 29


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 23,441

Born in other state of the United States : 29,087

Native; born outside the United States : 15,560

Foreign born : 17,024


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Under 3 years : 1,066

3 and 4 years : 410

5 years : 189

6 to 8 years : 1,028

9 to 11 years : 851

12 to 14 years : 879

15 to 17 years : 1,325


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 822

$10,000 to $14,999 : 392

$15,000 to $19,999 : 334

$20,000 to $24,999 : 731

$25,000 to $29,999 : 340

$30,000 to $34,999 : 498

$35,000 to $39,999 : 443

$40,000 to $44,999 : 460

$45,000 to $49,999 : 161

$50,000 to $59,999 : 643

$60,000 to $74,999 : 751

$75,000 to $99,999 : 802

$100,000 to $124,999 : 701

$125,000 to $149,999 : 202

$150,000 to $199,999 : 170

$200,000 or more : 207


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Sulphur City, Louisiana is 20,199



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Sulphur City, Louisiana: 9,051
Female Population in Sulphur City, Louisiana: 11,148


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sulphur City, Louisiana: 36.7
Median Female Resident Age in Sulphur City, Louisiana: 35.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sulphur City, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

37.7

Male

35.9

Female

39.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

27.4

Male

28.1

Female

27.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.2

Male

35.5

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.2

Male

31.3

Female

33.7

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

16.8

Male

13.5

Female

25.5

Other


Both sexes

25.2

Male

27.1

Female

21.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.8

Male

14.0

Female

16.2

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.6

Male

26.3

Female

24.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.0

Male

36.3

Female

39.4


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 854

No health insurance coverage : 0

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,305

No health insurance coverage : 196

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 571

No health insurance coverage : 269

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 712

No health insurance coverage : 482

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 870

No health insurance coverage : 441

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 994

No health insurance coverage : 233

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 890

No health insurance coverage : 117

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 521

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 579

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 811

No health insurance coverage : 0

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,349

No health insurance coverage : 233

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 481

No health insurance coverage : 124

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,065

No health insurance coverage : 421

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,162

No health insurance coverage : 226

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,135

No health insurance coverage : 495

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 933

No health insurance coverage : 111

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 752

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 850

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 300

No employer-based health insurance : 554

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 708

No employer-based health insurance : 793

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 460

No employer-based health insurance : 380

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 673

No employer-based health insurance : 521

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 761

No employer-based health insurance : 550

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 788

No employer-based health insurance : 439

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 617

No employer-based health insurance : 390

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 233

No employer-based health insurance : 288

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 342

No employer-based health insurance : 237

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 408

No employer-based health insurance : 403

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,562

No employer-based health insurance : 1,020

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 318

No employer-based health insurance : 287

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 795

No employer-based health insurance : 691

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 797

No employer-based health insurance : 591

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 787

No employer-based health insurance : 843

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 642

No employer-based health insurance : 402

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 310

No employer-based health insurance : 442

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 305

No employer-based health insurance : 545


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 14,022

Born in other state in the United States : 5,363

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 7

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 224

Foreign born : 583


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 6

No Medicare coverage : 2,349

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 225

No Medicare coverage : 5,354

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 1,100

No Medicare coverage : 0

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 3,393

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 224

No Medicare coverage : 5,929

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 1,541

No Medicare coverage : 61


(updated 2013)





The population density in Sulphur City, Louisiana is 2,043 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Sulphur City: 200
         Asia: 23.5%
         Europe: 38.0%
         Latin America: 34.5%

Louisiana: 115,885
         Asia: 37.5%
         Europe: 15.6%
         Latin America: 40.2%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Sulphur City, Louisiana due to commuting is -5,670 (-27.8%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Male:

 

Never Married

11.23%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

28.44%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

1.00%

Other

0.80%

Widowed

1.56%

Divorced

5.07%

Female:

 

Never Married

9.21%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

27.55%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

1.39%

Other

0.74%

Widowed

6.87%

Divorced

6.14%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

99.70%

Inside Urban Clusters

0.0%

Rural:

 

Farm

0.0%

Nonfarm

0.30%

(updated 2010)



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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 65   (1.05%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 76   (1.23%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 101   (1.63%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 196   (3.17%)
  • 9th Grade: 145   (2.35%)
  • 10th Grade: 217   (3.51%)
  • 11th Grade: 125   (2.02%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 170   (2.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,186   (35.36%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 400   (6.47%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,095   (17.71%)
  • Associate Degree: 260   (4.21%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 889   (14.38%)
  • Master's Degree: 159   (2.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 70   (1.13%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 28   (0.45%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 107   (1.56%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 34   (0.5%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 141   (2.06%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 271   (3.96%)
  • 9th Grade: 242   (3.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 307   (4.48%)
  • 11th Grade: 253   (3.69%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 122   (1.78%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,310   (33.73%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 539   (7.87%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 997   (14.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 246   (3.59%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 925   (13.51%)
  • Master's Degree: 337   (4.92%)
  • Professional School Degree: 18   (0.26%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)



School Enrollment in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Male:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 148 (1.6%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 176 (1.9%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 677 (7.2%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 648 (6.9%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 597 (6.3%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 371 (3.9%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 37 (0.4%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 6,790 (71.9%)

Female:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 222 (2.2%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 102 (1.0%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 638 (6.4%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 479 (4.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 623 (6.3%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 274 (2.8%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 69 (0.7%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 7,518 (75.7%)

(updated 2010)



School Enrollment By Age
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 103

5 to 9 years : 1,511

10 to 14 years : 1,382

15 to 17 years : 1,249

18 and 19 years : 143

20 to 24 years : 282

25 to 34 years : 101

35 years and over : 224

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 117

5 to 9 years : 27

10 to 14 years : 27

15 to 17 years : 76

18 and 19 years : 55

20 to 24 years : 32

25 to 34 years : 0

35 years and over : 40

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 190

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 292

20 to 24 years : 641

25 to 34 years : 2,579

35 years and over : 10,062


(updated 2013)



Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Sulphur City, Louisiana

  • Maplewood Middle School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 4401 Maplewood Drive, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 625-5521, Students: 1,041 )

  • W. W. Lewis Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1752 Cypress Street, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 527-6178, Students: 767 )

  • Frasch Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 540 South Huntington Street, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 527-6894, Students: 536 )

  • Vincent Settlement Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1072 Vincent Settlement Road, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 583-4148, Students: 513 )

  • E. K. Key Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1201 East Burton Street, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 527-7566, Students: 511 )

  • W. T. Henning Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 774 Henning Drive, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 528-2862, Students: 477 )

  • Richard W. Vincent Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1634 Beglis Parkway, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 625-3396, Students: 410 )

  • Leblanc Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1100 North Crocker Street, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 527-5296, Students: 356 )

  • D. S. Perkins Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 565 North Crocker Street, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 527-7401, Students: 288 )

  • Jake Drost School For Exceptional Children


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 1100 North Crocker Street, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 527-5296, Students: 25 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Sulphur City, Louisiana

  • Sulphur High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 100 Sycamore Street, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 527-6679, Students: 1,790 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Sulphur City, Louisiana

  • Our Lady's Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1111 Cypress Street, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 527-7828, Students: 169 )

  • Little Learners Montessori


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 73 Center Circle, Sulphur, LA 70663, Phone: (337) 625-9357, Students: 7 )

  • Parkview Christian School


    ( Grades: .-., Location: Po Box 469, Sulphur, LA 70664, Phone: (337) 527-7089, )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Sulphur City, Louisiana

  • Maplewood Branch


    91 Center Circle, Sulphur, LA 70663

  • Sulphur Regional Branch


    1160 Cypress Street, Sulphur, LA 70663

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sulphur City, Louisiana


  • Chickasaw Country Marketing Association


    4000 W Highway 7, Sulphur, OK 73086

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Sulphur City, 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 Sulphur City, Louisiana.

Area Features of Sulphur City, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Kml Airport   (2) Southland Field   (3) Sulphur Mines Heliport   (4) West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital Heliport  

Area


(1) Little Calcasieu Prairie  

Bay


(1) Alkali Ditch   (2) Brown Lake  

Building


(1) Brimstone Museum   (2) Calcasieu Fire Department   (3) Calcasieu Parish Health Unit Sulphur Branch   (4) Calcasieu Parish Library Sulphur Regional Branch   (5) Calcasieu Parish Sheriff S Office   (6) Carlyss Volunteer Fire Department   (7) High Hope Care Center   (8) Houston River Volunteer Fire Department   (9) Sulphur City Hall   (10) Sulphur City Marshal S Office   (11) Sulphur Fire Department Station 1   (12) Sulphur Fire Department Station 2   (13) Sulphur Police Association   (14) Sulphur Police Department  

Canal


(1) Drew Canal   (2) Houston River Canal   (3) Old Canal  

Cape


(1) Cutoff Point  

Cemetery


(1) Big Woods Cemetery   (2) Dutch Cove Cemetery   (3) Landry Cemetery   (4) Mimosa-pines Cemetery   (5) Moss Cemetery   (6) Roseland Cemetery   (7) Royer Cemetery  

Census


(1) Carlyss Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Choupique Cutoff   (2) Gardiner Slip   (3) West Pass Calcasieu River  

Church


(1) Antioch Church   (2) Calvary Baptist Church   (3) Candlestick Baptist Church   (4) Choupique Church   (5) Church Of Christ Of South Sulphur   (6) Church Of The Nazarene   (7) Cornerstone Christian Church   (8) Covenant Presbyterian Church   (9) Curry Chapel   (10) Faith Temple Of Sulphur   (11) First Baptist Church   (12) First Christian Church   (13) First Pentecostal Church   (14) Grace Baptist Church   (15) Henning Memorial United Methodist Church   (16) Holy Trinity Episcopal Church   (17) Houston River Church   (18) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (19) Life Church   (20) Living Waters Assembly Of God Church   (21) Macedonia Church Of God In Christ   (22) Olivet Baptist Church   (23) Our Lady Of La Salete Catholic Church   (24) Our Lady Of Prompt Succor Church   (25) Parkview Baptist Church   (26) Pleasant Green Baptist Church   (27) Saint Peter Claver Catholic Church   (28) Saint Theresa Catholic Church   (29) Southside Assembly Of God Church   (30) Southside Baptist Church   (31) Sulphur Tabernacle Church   (32) Sulphur United Pentecostal Church   (33) Trinity Baptist Church   (34) Trinity Lutheran Church   (35) Truth Apostolic Church   (36) Victory Worship Center   (37) Wesley United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Calcasieu Parish   (2) City Of Sulphur   (3) Parish Governing Authority District 12   (4) Parish Governing Authority District 13  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 20   (2) Interchange 21  

Hospital


(1) Cornerstone Hospital Of Southwest Louisiana   (2) Cornerstone Hospital Of Sw Louisiana   (3) West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital  

Island


(1) Pine Island  

Lake


(1) Clear Marais   (2) Goose Lake   (3) Moss Lake   (4) Mud Lake  

Locale


(1) Brimstone Historical Society   (2) Buhler Pumping Station Historical   (3) Cal-cam Fairgrounds   (4) Ellender Ferry   (5) Frasch Park Golf Course   (6) Kenwood Shopping Center   (7) Maplewood Plaza Shopping Center   (8) Parish Village Shopping Center   (9) Plaza Shopping Center   (10) Sulphur Industrial Park   (11) Westpoint Shopping Center  

Oilfield


(1) Bayou Choupique Oil And Gas Field   (2) Choupique Gas Field   (3) East Hackberry Oil Field   (4) Edgerly Oil Field   (5) North Choupique Oil And Gas Field   (6) Sulphur Oil Field  

Park


(1) Frasch Park  

Populated Place


(1) B B Trailer Park   (2) Brimstone   (3) Buhler   (4) Burton Landing   (5) Carlyss   (6) Choupique   (7) Fontenot Mobile Home Park   (8) Moss Lake   (9) Mount Dale B Mobile Home Park   (10) Stegall   (11) Sulphur   (12) Sweetgum Community Mobile Home Park   (13) Twin Oaks Mobile Home Park  

Post Office


(1) Sulphur Post Office  

School


(1) D S Perkins Elementary School   (2) E K Key Elementary School   (3) Frasch Elementary School   (4) Henning Memorial United Methodist Childcare Center   (5) Jake Drost School For Exceptional Children   (6) Leblanc Middle School   (7) Our Lady S Catholic School   (8) Parkview Christian School   (9) Richard W Vincent Elementary School   (10) Sulphur High School   (11) Vincent Settlement Elementary School   (12) W T Henning Elementary School   (13) W W Lewis Middle School   (14) Wee Wisdom Preschool  

Stream


(1) Bayou Choupique   (2) Buxton Creek   (3) Crab Gully   (4) Spring Gully   (5) Wing Gully  

Tower


(1) Kbiu-fm Lake Charles   (2) Kezm-am Sulphur   (3) Khla-fm Lake Charles  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sulphur City, Louisiana

70663 (pop. 27,172) 70665 (pop. 9,148)


Cities Nearby Sulphur City, Louisiana

Carlyss Cdp, LA  (pop. 4,296) 2.7 Miles
Westlake City, LA  (pop. 4,547) 6.2 Miles
Prien Cdp, LA  (pop. 6,913) 6.9 Miles
Lake Charles City, LA  (pop. 73,437) 9.2 Miles
Moss Bluff Cdp, LA  (pop. 11,371) 10.8 Miles
Vinton Town, LA  (pop. 3,219) 13.4 Miles
Dequincy City, LA  (pop. 3,239) 15.9 Miles
Hackberry Cdp, LA  (pop. 1,280) 17.0 Miles
District 4a, LA  (pop. 5,128) 20.0 Miles
Iowa Town, LA  (pop. 2,602) 20.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sulphur City, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Sulphur City, Louisiana is 39.0 ft. (12.0 meters)



Land Area in Sulphur City, Louisiana: 10.0 Sq. Miles
Water Area in Sulphur City, Louisiana: 0.0 Sq. Miles



Latitude/Longitude of Sulphur City, Louisiana

Lat: 30.230355 N        Long: -93.360837 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 392   (4.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 306   (3.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 455   (5.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,004   (11.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,203   (13.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,419   (16.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,468   (16.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 648   (7.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 192   (2.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 300   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 193   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 84   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 480   (5.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 634   (7.2%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 166

1 vehicle available : 1,624

2 vehicles available : 211

3 vehicles available : 0

4 or more vehicles available : 0

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 33

1 vehicle available : 901

2 vehicles available : 1,373

3 vehicles available : 130

4 or more vehicles available : 27

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 174

1 vehicle available : 367

2 vehicles available : 472

3 vehicles available : 282

4 or more vehicles available : 92

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 183

1 vehicle available : 201

2 vehicles available : 755

3 vehicles available : 525

4 or more vehicles available : 141


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

1-person household:

No workers : 1,226

1 worker : 775

2-person household:

No workers : 803

1 worker : 999

2 workers : 662

3-person household:

No workers : 337

1 worker : 485

2 workers : 528

3 workers : 37

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 195

1 worker : 739

2 workers : 625

3 or more workers : 246


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 371

5 to 9 minutes : 1,166

10 to 14 minutes : 1,720

15 to 19 minutes : 1,744

20 to 24 minutes : 1,019

25 to 29 minutes : 306

30 to 34 minutes : 744

35 to 39 minutes : 50

40 to 44 minutes : 20

45 to 59 minutes : 227

60 to 89 minutes : 70

90 or more minutes : 120


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Sulphur City, Louisiana

  • KEZM (1310 AM; 0.5 kW; Sulphur, LA; Owner: Merchant Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KAOK (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Lake Charles, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5.0 kW; Westlake, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KXZZ (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Lake Charles, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KOGT (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Orange, TX; Owner: G-cap Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Sulphur City, Louisiana

  • KKGB (101.3 FM; Sulphur, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KBIU (103.3 FM; Sulphur, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KKMY (104.5 FM; Orange, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KZWA (104.9 FM; Ragley, LA; Owner: B & C Broadcasting Ltd)
  • KJMH (107.5 FM; Iowa, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • 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)
  • KGHY (88.5 FM; Mauriceville, TX; Owner: Ccs Radio Inc)
  • KRLR (89.1 FM; Dequincy, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KTXB (89.7 FM; Orange, TX; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • KOJO (91.1 FM; Iowa, LA; Owner: Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • KTSR (92.1 FM; Sulphur, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KTSR (92.1 FM; Westlake, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KHLA (92.9 FM; Iowa, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KYKZ (96.1 FM; Sulphur, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KNGT (99.5 FM; Fenton, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KNGT (99.5 FM; Hackberry, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Sulphur City, Louisiana

  • KBMT (Channel 12; Mauriceville, TX; Owner: Channel 12 Of Beaumont, Inc.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; Fenton, LA; Owner: Louisiana Educational Television Authority)
  • KITU-TV (Channel 34; Mauriceville, TX; Owner: Community Educational Television, Inc.)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; Fenton, LA; Owner: Kplc License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,224  (24.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 576  (11.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 688  (13.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 16  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,274  (25.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,320  (32.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 910  (22.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,565  (38.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 75  (1.8%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.30%

Mining

0.97%

Construction

9.34%

Manufacturing

13.85%

Wholesale Trade

1.40%

Retail Trade

4.97%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

3.49%

Utilities

0.84%

Information

1.69%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.95%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.74%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

2.25%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

1.79%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

1.97%

Health Care And Social Assistance

1.90%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

2.00%

Accommodation And Food Services

2.07%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

3.14%

Public Administration

1.59%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.0%

Mining

0.21%

Construction

1.66%

Manufacturing

3.10%

Wholesale Trade

0.48%

Retail Trade

6.03%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

1.24%

Utilities

0.24%

Information

1.20%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

1.82%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.87%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

2.26%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

0.91%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

6.42%

Health Care And Social Assistance

8.47%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

2.11%

Accommodation And Food Services

4.18%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.07%

Public Administration

1.49%


(updated 2010)



There are 280 Farms In Sulphur City, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sulphur City, Louisiana

Iberiabank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $45.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 183

Jd Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 21

First Federal Bank Of Louisiana - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.6m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 17

Capital One, National Association - 1 Branches


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

Merchants & Farmers Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $317.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

First National Bank Of Louisiana - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $317.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

City Savings Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $281.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


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

Midsouth Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 60

Whitney Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $19.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 213

(updated 2014)



Salary Income in Sulphur City, Louisiana (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

77.44%

No Wage Or Salary Income

22.56%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Sulphur City, Louisiana (1999)

With Self-employment Income

8.19%

No Self-employment Income

91.81%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Sulphur City, Louisiana

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 10.6 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 13.0 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Chennault International


    (about 13.1 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Southeast Texas Regional


    (about 43.9 miles in Nederland, Texas; Airport Code: BPT)

  • Jefferson County


    (about 43.9 miles in Nederland, Texas; Airport Code: BPT)

  • Jack Brooks Regional


    (about 43.9 miles in Nederland, Texas; Airport Code: BPT)

  • Polk AAF


    (about 57.2 miles in Fort Polk, Louisiana; Airport Code: POE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.78%

Carpooled

9.84%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.63%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.43%

Bicycle

0.79%

Walked

1.31%

Other Means

0.67%

Worked At Home

1.56%



(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

4.44%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.0%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.65%

Financial Specialists

0.71%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.37%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

2.32%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.29%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.59%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.27%

Legal Occupations

0.15%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

1.10%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

1.07%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.86%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.63%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.11%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

1.10%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.53%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

1.74%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

2.18%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

0.68%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

4.38%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

3.18%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.18%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

1.09%

Construction Trades Workers

7.49%

Extraction Workers

0.09%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

5.33%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

7.47%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.07%

Motor Vehicle Operators

2.77%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

1.21%

Material Moving Workers

2.20%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

1.55%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.0%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.73%

Financial Specialists

1.24%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.04%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.41%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.22%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.25%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.71%

Legal Occupations

0.10%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

4.60%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.81%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

2.18%

Health Technologists And Technicians

1.66%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.96%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.26%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.20%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

4.54%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.42%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

2.63%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

6.55%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

10.65%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.07%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.08%

Construction Trades Workers

0.47%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.27%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

1.25%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

0.55%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.04%

Material Moving Workers

0.33%


(updated 2010)



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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Sulphur City, 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 By Tenure
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,894

Renter-occupied housing units : 579

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 237

Renter-occupied housing units : 143

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 681

Renter-occupied housing units : 619

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,528

Renter-occupied housing units : 976


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 705

Householder 35 to 44 years : 479

Householder 45 to 54 years : 869

Householder 55 to 59 years : 159

Householder 60 to 64 years : 117

Householder 65 to 74 years : 270

Householder 75 years and over : 22

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 223

Householder 35 to 44 years : 360

Householder 45 to 54 years : 225

Householder 55 to 59 years : 277

Householder 60 to 64 years : 314

Householder 65 to 74 years : 431

Householder 75 years and over : 889


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Less than 10.0 percent : 133

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 230

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 270

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 229

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 171

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 22

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 211

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 266

50.0 percent or more : 566

Not computed : 219


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Sulphur City, Louisiana)

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $199,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $111,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $134,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $107,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $99,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $94,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $105,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $52,100


(updated 2013)



Housing Occupancy in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Occupied

90.69%

Vacant

9.31%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Owner Occupied

72.82%

Renter Occupied

27.18%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Sulphur City, Louisiana: 67.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 71.43%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 28.57%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Sulphur City, Louisiana: 3,247 (15.9%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Sulphur City, Louisiana: 2.50
Average Household Size in Louisiana: 2.55


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Sulphur City, 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 21 21 $2,990,000
  Two Family 4 8 $276,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 29 $3,266,000
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 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 4 4 $665,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $665,000
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 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 (Sulphur City, LA): $38,247
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sulphur City): $71,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sulphur City): $491
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 60.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.0%
Electricity: 37.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Institutionalized population

71.43%

Correctional facilities for adults

0.0%

Federal detention centers

0.0%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

0.0%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

0.0%

Correctional residential facilities

0.0%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

0.0%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

0.0%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

71.43%

Other institutional facilities

0.0%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.0%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

0.0%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

28.57%

College/University student housing

0.0%

Military quarters

0.0%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

0.0%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

28.57%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

0.0%

Group homes intended for adults

26.32%

Residential treatment centers for adults

0.0%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

2.26%


(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 Sulphur City, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Sulphur City, Louisiana

West Calcasieu Cameron Hha


     Address: 701 E Cypress Street, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 3/28/1985

Hh Agency Of Lake Charles Memo


     Address: 1801 Oak Park Blvd, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/27/1972

Southern Home Health


     Address: 3417 Patrick Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/31/2000

Home Health Care 2000-lake Cha


     Address: 2013 Oak Park Blvd, Suite 200, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/22/1990

Christus Homecare St Patrick


     Address: 4444 Lake Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/27/1969

Hospitals Close To Sulphur City, Louisiana

West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital


     Address: 701 East Cypress Street, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Christus St Patrick Hospital


     Address: 524 South Ryan Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1701 Oak Park Blvd, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

W O Moss Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1000 Walters Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70607
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Women And Children's Hospital At Lake Charles


     Address: 4200 Nelson Road, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Sulphur City, Louisiana

Holly Hill House


     Address: 100 Kingston Road, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 50%

High Hope Care Center


     Address: 475 High Hope Road, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Lake Charles Mem Hosp Snf


     Address: 1701 Oak Park Blvd, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 8
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Oak Park Healthcare Center


     Address: 2717 First Avenue, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 47%

Grand Cove Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1525 W Mcneese St., Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sulphur City, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 124 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sulphur City, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 3,215
    Disabled Workers: 895
    Widowers Workers: 930
    Spouses Workers: 645
    Children Workers: 600


(updated 2007)



Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 41.24%
  • Bush & Cheney 57.81%
  • Other 0.95%



(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 Sulphur City, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Calcasieu Parish, LA

5.84 % of Calcasieu Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,269

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $9,395

Louisiana Average 0.12 %

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

  • Cameron Parish , LA 0.57 % ($43,575 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 0.34 % ($27,791 AGI )
  • Beauregard Parish , LA 0.32 % ($28,896 AGI )

Relocation away from Calcasieu Parish, LA

6.58 % of Calcasieu 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 $35,917

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,348

Louisiana Average 0.08 %

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

  • Harris County , TX 0.71 % ($36,094 AGI )
  • Beauregard Parish , LA 0.39 % ($31,724 AGI )
  • Jefferson Davis Pari , LA 0.29 % ($33,112 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 Sulphur City, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Sulphur City, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
02/13/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/26/2006, 03:00 am 0 0 $2K --
02/01/2006, 08:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/03/2005, 04:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/28/2005, 06:10 pm 0 0 $200K --
05/25/2005, 07:24 pm 0 0 $2K --
11/27/2004, 01:00 am 0 0 $25K --
11/23/2004, 11:40 pm 0 0 $50K --
10/04/2004, 02:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/21/2003, 01:30 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/03/2003, 06:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
12/30/2002, 11:22 pm 0 0 $60K --
10/29/2002, 01:00 am 0 0 $5K --
10/29/2002, 12:17 am 0 0 $5K --
10/29/2002, 12:07 am 0 0 $5K --
08/27/2002, 12:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
10/13/2001, 04:45 am 0 0 $10K --
03/08/2001, 10:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
11/08/2000, 03:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
09/02/2000, 05:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
09/02/2000, 04:46 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/12/1999, 02:28 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/12/1999, 02:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/10/1999, 07:53 am 0 0 $10K --
01/02/1999, 01:16 am 0 0 $10K --
08/30/1998, 02:58 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/05/1998, 05:40 pm 0 0 $10K --
02/10/1998, 03:30 pm 0 1 $75K --
12/03/1997, 05:45 am 0 0 $75K --
12/03/1997, 05:30 am 0 0 $25K --
08/22/1997, 04:15 pm 0 0 $15K --
08/21/1997, 04:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/25/1997, 09:08 pm 0 0 $5K --
03/18/1997, 03:58 pm 0 0 $20K --
05/29/1996, 06:30 pm 0 0 $500K $20K
05/29/1996, 06:07 pm 0 0 $25K --
         





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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 Sulphur City, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Sulphur City, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 0 5 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 3 9 7 11
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 16 15 44 34 55
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 15 19 8 19 15
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 78 97 39 92 75
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 250 247 166 133 114
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,293 1,258 806 643 568
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 325 220 316 271 258
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,680 1,121 1,534 1,311 1,286
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 801 753 734 693 843
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4,141 3,836 3,564 3,353 4,202
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 25 26 12 19 36
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 129 132 58 92 179
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 3 6 2 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 15 29 10 5
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 67 67 46 40 35
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 288 251 267 246 285
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 178 159 157 143 160


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Louisiana

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


(updated 2014)



Jails in Sulphur City, Louisiana


  • Sulphur City Jail


    500-b North Huntington, Sulphur, LA 70663
    Capacity: 30
    Confined: 21
    Avg. Population: 14
    Year Built: 1982


(updated 2006)



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