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   (County: St. Landry Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sunset 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
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 9 years : 65

10 to 14 years : 135

15 to 17 years : 41

18 and 19 years : 144

20 years : 24

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 72

25 to 29 years : 32

30 to 34 years : 74

35 to 39 years : 75

40 to 44 years : 32

45 to 49 years : 156

50 to 54 years : 78

55 to 59 years : 75

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 29

65 and 66 years : 15

67 to 69 years : 6

70 to 74 years : 14

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 6

Female:

Under 5 years : 63

5 to 9 years : 86

10 to 14 years : 186

15 to 17 years : 107

18 and 19 years : 35

20 years : 44

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 26

25 to 29 years : 68

30 to 34 years : 81

35 to 39 years : 132

40 to 44 years : 66

45 to 49 years : 138

50 to 54 years : 105

55 to 59 years : 66

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 20

65 and 66 years : 47

67 to 69 years : 27

70 to 74 years : 12

75 to 79 years : 14

80 to 84 years : 57

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,987

Multiple ancestry : 359

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 203


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,514

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 10

Not a U.S. citizen : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 90

5 to 17 years : 620

18 to 24 years : 357

25 to 34 years : 255

35 to 44 years : 305

45 to 54 years : 477

55 to 59 years : 141

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 49

65 to 74 years : 121

75 years and over : 95

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 86

5 to 17 years : 550

18 to 24 years : 316

25 to 34 years : 217

35 to 44 years : 268

45 to 54 years : 408

55 to 59 years : 121

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 49

65 to 74 years : 93

75 years and over : 95

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 70

18 to 24 years : 16

25 to 34 years : 38

35 to 44 years : 37

45 to 54 years : 69

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 28

75 years and over : 0

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 969

Female : 1,267

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 137

Female : 141

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 18

Female : 17


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 1,198

Born in other state in the United States : 264

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 35


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 570

Now married, except separated : 763

Divorced : 216

Separated : 58

Widowed : 92

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 65

Now married, except separated : 177

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 11

Now married, except separated : 24

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,238

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 25

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 160

Speak English less than "very well" : 16

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sunset Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 1,072   (48.8%)
  • United States Or American: 330   (15.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 314   (14.3%)
  • Irish: 127   (5.8%)
  • French Canadian: 98   (4.5%)
  • German: 93   (4.2%)
  • English: 66   (3.0%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 24   (1.1%)
  • European: 18   (0.8%)
  • British: 16   (0.7%)
  • Italian: 15   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 7   (0.3%)
  • Dutch: 5   (0.2%)
  • Polish: 3   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Alsatian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 2   (0.1%)
  • Scottish: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sunset Town, Louisiana is 2,549



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sunset Town, Louisiana: 1,124
Female Population in Sunset Town, Louisiana: 1,425


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sunset Town, Louisiana: 31.3
Median Female Resident Age in Sunset Town, Louisiana: 35.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sunset Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

39.9

Male

39.9

Female

39.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.9

Male

25.9

Female

30.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.5

Male

54.3

Female

31.8

Asian


Both sexes

47.0

Male

46.5

Female

47.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

30.5

Male

37.5

Female

16.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.5

Male

24.5

Female

19.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.5

Male

25.5

Female

25.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.1

Male

40.2

Female

39.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Sunset Town, Louisiana


  • White: 1,497
  • African American: 1,016
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 36



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 38   (5.92%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 22   (3.43%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 28   (4.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 58   (9.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 18   (2.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (4.52%)
  • 11th Grade: 29   (4.52%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (2.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 195   (30.37%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 29   (4.52%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 77   (11.99%)
  • Associate Degree: 12   (1.87%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 73   (11.37%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (1.87%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.62%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.62%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 30   (3.97%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 14   (1.85%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 27   (3.57%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 68   (8.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 31   (4.1%)
  • 10th Grade: 25   (3.31%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (4.23%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 25   (3.31%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 231   (30.56%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 58   (7.67%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 76   (10.05%)
  • Associate Degree: 26   (3.44%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 82   (10.85%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (3.7%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Sunset Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 236 Church Hill Street, Sunset, LA 70584, Phone: (337) 662-3194, Students: 512 )

  • Cankton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 602 Main Street, Sunset, LA 70584, Phone: (337) 668-4465, Students: 271 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Sunset Town, Louisiana

  • South St. Landry Community Library


    235 Marie Street, Sunset, LA 70584

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sunset Town, Louisiana


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sunset Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Kibs Air Park   (2) Red Oak Landing Airport   (3) Ron Airport  

Bridge


(1) Broussard Bridge  

Building


(1) Cankton Village Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Saint Landry Parish Sheriff S Office  

Church


(1) Christ The King Church   (2) Sunrise Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 8   (2) Village Of Cankton   (3) Ward Two  

Oilfield


(1) North Cankton Oil And Gas Field   (2) Shuteston Oil And Gas Field   (3) South Shuteston Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Bristol   (2) Cankton   (3) Petetin  

School


(1) Cankton Elementary School   (2) Christ The King School  

Stream


(1) Coulee Croche  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sunset Town, Louisiana

70584 (pop. 6,125)


Cities Nearby Sunset Town, Louisiana

Grand Coteau Town, LA  (pop. 494) 1.3 Miles
Cankton Village, LA  (pop. 499) 4.9 Miles
Leonville Town, LA  (pop. 1,247) 6.6 Miles
Carencro City, LA  (pop. 6,532) 6.6 Miles
Arnaudville Town, LA  (pop. 1,338) 8.0 Miles
Opelousas City, LA  (pop. 22,920) 8.3 Miles
District A, LA  (pop. 25,737) 8.7 Miles
Church Point Town, LA  (pop. 4,647) 9.0 Miles
District 6, LA  (pop. 2,519) 9.4 Miles
Scott City, LA  (pop. 8,537) 11.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sunset Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Sunset Town, Louisiana is 69.0 ft. (21.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sunset Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.408456 N        Long: -92.066132 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 58   (6.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 27   (3.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 43   (5.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 124   (14.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 77   (9.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 161   (18.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 132   (15.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 63   (7.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 15   (1.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 50   (5.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 17   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 57   (6.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 36   (4.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,054

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 72

In 3-person carpool : 32

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 : 11

Walked : 6

Other means : 16

Worked at home : 29


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 14

5 to 9 minutes : 157

10 to 14 minutes : 161

15 to 19 minutes : 257

20 to 24 minutes : 199

25 to 29 minutes : 106

30 to 34 minutes : 186

35 to 39 minutes : 37

40 to 44 minutes : 7

45 to 59 minutes : 34

60 to 89 minutes : 24

90 or more minutes : 9


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 247

No Social Security income : 721


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 51

No retirement income : 917


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 20

$10,000 to $14,999 : 31

$15,000 to $19,999 : 58

$20,000 to $24,999 : 54

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 49

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 15

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 63

$60,000 to $74,999 : 71

$75,000 to $99,999 : 102

$100,000 to $124,999 : 84

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10

$150,000 to $199,999 : 7

$200,000 or more : 52


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $62,708


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Sunset 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)
  • KSIG (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Crowley, LA; Owner: Acadia Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • 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 Sunset 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)
  • KFTE (96.5 FM; Youngsville, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • KMDL (97.3 FM; Youngsville, LA; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Lafayette, Llc)
  • 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 Sunset 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 Sunset Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 115  (24.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 60  (12.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 65  (14.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (1.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 124  (26.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 138  (31.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 125  (28.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 147  (33.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 105 Farms In Sunset Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sunset Town, Louisiana

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


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

Bank Of Sunset And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $123.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 4

Farmers State Bank & Trust Co. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $100.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Sunset Town, Louisiana

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 14.8 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 27.8 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 27.8 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field


    (about 55.2 miles in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Airport Code: BTR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sunset Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.18%

Carpooled

13.04%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.34%

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

3.89%

Other Means

1.95%

Worked At Home

1.60%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 452

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 7

Female householder, no husband present : 192

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 305

Householder not living alone : 12


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 7

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 16

All other households : 945


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 408

Renter-occupied housing units : 44

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 59

Renter-occupied housing units : 133

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 137

Renter-occupied housing units : 180


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 181

$10,000 to $14,999 : 99

$15,000 to $19,999 : 42

$20,000 to $24,999 : 88

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 86

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 24

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 70

$60,000 to $74,999 : 71

$75,000 to $99,999 : 102

$100,000 to $124,999 : 89

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10

$150,000 to $199,999 : 7

$200,000 or more : 52


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Total : 1,130


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 968

Vacant : 162


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 46

Built 2000 to 2004 : 208

Built 1990 to 1999 : 181

Built 1980 to 1989 : 152

Built 1970 to 1979 : 156

Built 1960 to 1969 : 132

Built 1950 to 1959 : 108

Built 1940 to 1949 : 71

Built 1939 or earlier : 76


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 274

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 11

Electricity : 677

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 6

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sunset Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 23

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 23

$25,000 to $29,999 : 43

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 42

$50,000 to $59,999 : 54

$60,000 to $69,999 : 28

$70,000 to $79,999 : 13

$80,000 to $89,999 : 64

$90,000 to $99,999 : 14

$100,000 to $124,999 : 45

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $174,999 : 82

$175,000 to $199,999 : 14

$200,000 to $249,999 : 41

$250,000 to $299,999 : 44

$300,000 to $399,999 : 21

$400,000 to $499,999 : 26

$500,000 to $749,999 : 11

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sunset 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 : 8

Home equity loan only : 51

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 361

Housing units without a mortgage : 191


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $432,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $203,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $66,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $129,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $112,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $58,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $48,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $29,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $75,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sunset Town, Louisiana: 69.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Sunset Town, LA): $22,384
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sunset Town): $62,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sunset Town): $296
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sunset Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 35.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.0%
Electricity: 61.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 1.4%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Sunset Town, Louisiana

Medsource Home Health


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

Medsource Homecare


     Address: 4010 W Congress Ste 208, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/24/1995

Complete Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 1753 Bertrand Drive, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/12/1992

Lafayette Gen Med Ctr Hha


     Address: 201 Audubon Blvd Suite 246, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 6/19/1984

Acadian Homecare, Llc


     Address: 515 Verot School Road Suite A, Lafayette, Louisiana 70508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/23/1979

Hospitals Close To Sunset 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 Sunset Town, Louisiana

Evangeline Oaks Guest House


     Address: 240 Arceneaux Road, Carencro, Louisiana 70520
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 133
     Percent Occupied: 70%

J. Michael Morrow Mem Nsg Home


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

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%

Senior Village Nursing Home


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sunset Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 50 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sunset Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 530
    Disabled Workers: 185
    Widowers Workers: 140
    Spouses Workers: 95
    Children Workers: 140


(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 Sunset 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 Sunset Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Sunset 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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