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   (County: St. Landry Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Washington 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
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 18

15 to 17 years : 32

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 7

25 to 29 years : 12

30 to 34 years : 5

35 to 39 years : 22

40 to 44 years : 10

45 to 49 years : 27

50 to 54 years : 61

55 to 59 years : 55

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 5

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 33

70 to 74 years : 3

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 35

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 9 years : 27

10 to 14 years : 5

15 to 17 years : 26

18 and 19 years : 19

20 years : 34

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 8

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 23

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 29

45 to 49 years : 30

50 to 54 years : 52

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 8

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 3

70 to 74 years : 15

75 to 79 years : 45

80 to 84 years : 16

85 years and over : 13


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 582

Multiple ancestry : 40

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 131


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 753

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 17 years : 108

18 to 24 years : 74

25 to 34 years : 40

35 to 44 years : 61

45 to 54 years : 170

55 to 59 years : 85

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 13

65 to 74 years : 59

75 years and over : 112

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 17 years : 108

18 to 24 years : 69

25 to 34 years : 40

35 to 44 years : 61

45 to 54 years : 161

55 to 59 years : 69

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 57

75 years and over : 112

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 2

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 : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 351

Female : 367

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 7

Female : 28

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 353

Born in other state in the United States : 19

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 262

Now married, except separated : 186

Divorced : 55

Separated : 33

Widowed : 118

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 18

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 637

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 73

Speak English less than "very well" : 22


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Washington Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 524   (60.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 111   (12.7%)
  • French Canadian: 72   (8.2%)
  • United States Or American: 63   (7.2%)
  • English: 38   (4.3%)
  • German: 27   (3.1%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 9   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 8   (0.9%)
  • Irish: 8   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 6   (0.7%)
  • Polish: 4   (0.5%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Washington Town, Louisiana is 753



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Washington Town, Louisiana: 358
Female Population in Washington Town, Louisiana: 395


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Washington Town, Louisiana: 52.8
Median Female Resident Age in Washington Town, Louisiana: 49.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Washington Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

50.1

Male

49.0

Female

51.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.3

Male

28.5

Female

41.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

61.0

Male

59.5

Female

62.5

Asian


Both sexes

7.5

Male

0.0

Female

7.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.5

Male

27.5

Female

9.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.2

Male

13.0

Female

14.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.0

Male

22.5

Female

23.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.4

Male

49.8

Female

51.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Washington Town, Louisiana


  • White: 372
  • African American: 340
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 41



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (3.77%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (4.11%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (6.16%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 15   (5.14%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (3.42%)
  • 10th Grade: 17   (5.82%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (2.74%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (5.14%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 105   (35.96%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (3.42%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 39   (13.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 23   (7.88%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (2.4%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.68%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (6.15%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 21   (5.38%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (4.87%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 21   (5.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 18   (4.62%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (2.82%)
  • 11th Grade: 29   (7.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 22   (5.64%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 137   (35.13%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 20   (5.13%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 26   (6.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 3   (0.77%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 28   (7.18%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (2.56%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.26%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Grand Prairie Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 669 Highway 363, Washington, LA 70589, Phone: (337) 826-3391, Students: 296 )

  • Washington Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1530 Highway 10, Washington, LA 70589, Phone: (318) 826-3393, Students: 224 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Washington Town, Louisiana

  • Washington Career & Technical Education Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P O Box 430, Washington, LA 70589, Phone: (337) 826-7360, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Washington Town, Louisiana

  • Washington Municipal Library


    418 North Main Street, Washington, LA 70589

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Washington Town, Louisiana


  • Adams Memorial Foundation Inc


    1899 L Street Nw No 600, Washington, DC 20036

  • Addison/ripley Gallery Ltd


    1670 Wisconsin Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20007
    http://www.addisonripleyfineart.com

  • Adobe Design Center And Showroom


    654 H St Ne, Washington, DC 20002
    http://www.adobedesigndc.com

  • African American Civil War Memorial Fre


    1925 Vermont Avenue, Nw, Washington, DC 20001
    http://www.afroamcivilwar.org

  • African American Heritage Preservation Foundation Inc


    420 Seventh Street Nw Suite 501, Washington, DC 20004

  • Alexander Hamilton Historical Society


    , Washington, DC 20005

  • Alfordsville-reeve Township Schools Organization


    1 Woodmere Dr, Washington, IN 47501

  • American Museum Of Peace Inc


    438 15th St Ne, Washington, DC 20002

  • American Pharmacists Association Foundation


    2215 Constitution Ave N, Washington, DC 20037

  • American Poetry Museum


    1227 Good Hope Rd Se, Washington, DC 20020

  • American Red Cross Museum


    430 17th Street Nw, Washington, DC 20006

  • American University


    , Washington, DC 20016

  • American Writers Museum Foundation


    1999 K Street Nw Ste 1109, Washington, DC 20006

  • Americans For Battlefield Preservation


    1156 15th St Nw Ste 900, Washington, DC 20005

  • Anacostia Community Museum


    1901 Fort Pl Se, Washington, DC 20020
    http://anacostia.si.edu

  • Apt Washington Chapter Incorporated


    Po Box 7798, Washington, DC 20004

  • Archie Edwards Blues Heritage Foundation Inc


    Po Box 10124, Washington, DC 20018

  • Armenian Genocide Museum And Memorial Inc


    1334 G St Nw Ste 200, Washington, DC 20005

  • Arts Club Of Washington


    2017 I St Nw, Washington, DC 20006
    http://www.artsclubofwashington.org

  • Ataturk Society Of America


    4731 Mass Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20016

  • Atomic Heritage Foundation


    910 17th St Nw Ste 408, Washington, DC 20006
    http://www.atomicheritage.org

  • B'nai B'rith Klutznick Museum


    2020 K Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20006

  • Bead Society Of Greater Washington


    Po Box 42519, Washington, DC 20015
    http://www.nleomf.com

  • Bethune Memorial Museum


    1318 Vermont Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20005

  • Black Fashion Museum


    2007 Vermont Avenue Nw, Washington, DC 20001
    http://www.bfmdc.org

  • Black Sports Legends Foundation


    Po Box 60207, Washington, DC 20011

  • Blair House Restoration Fund


    Po Box 27208, Washington, DC 20005

  • Boasberg Historic Preservation Fund Inc


    1140 Connecticut Ave Nw Ste 1210, Washington, DC 20036

  • Bohemia Arts


    111 Quincy Pl Ne, Washington, DC 20002

  • Bradford House


    175 S Main St, Washington, PA 15301
    http://www.washwow.com

  • Bradford House Historical Association


    Po Box 537, Washington, PA 15301

  • Building Preservation Foundation


    Dickstein Shapiro 1825 Eye St Nw, Washington, DC 20006

  • Capitol Hill Restoration Society Inc


    Po Box 15264, Washington, DC 20003

  • Capitol Historic Trust Inc


    2424 Tracy Pl Nw, Washington, DC 20008

  • Carl Schmitt Foundation Inc


    2301 Wyoming Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20008

  • Catholic University Of America


    Mullen Library Rm 320, Washington, DC 20017

  • Central And Eastern European Art Foundation


    2920 Dumbarton St Nw, Washington, DC 20007

  • Chain Bridge Road-university Terrace Preservation Committee


    3115 Chain Bridge Rd Nw, Washington, DC 20016

  • Citizens Association Of Georgetown


    1365 Wisconsin Ave Nw Ste 200, Washington, DC 20007

  • City Tavern Preservation Foundation


    3206 M St Nw, Washington, DC 20007
    http://citytavernclubdc.org

  • Cleveland Park Historical Society


    Po Box 4862, Washington, DC 20008
    http://clevelandparkhistoricalsociety.org

  • Collectons Stries Amrcn Mslims


    2524 Elvans Rd Se, Washington, DC 20020

  • Colonial Dames 17th Century


    1300 New Hampshire Ave, Washington, DC 20036

  • Confederate Memorial Hall Association


    Po Box 6010, Washington, DC 20005

  • Congressional Cemetery


    1801 E Washington St Se, Washington, DC 20003

  • Congressional Club Museum And Foundation


    2001 New Hampshire Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20009
    http://thecongressionalclub.com

  • Constance Whitaker Maffin Memorial Fund


    1325 13th St Nw Apt 702, Washington, DC 20005

  • Corcoran Gallery Of Art


    17th Street & New York Avenue, N.w., Washington, DC 20006

  • Cosmos Club Historic Preservation Foundation


    2121 Massachusetts Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20008
    http://www.cosmosclub.org

  • D.c. Office Of Public Records And Archives


    1300 Naylor Court, Nw, Washington, DC 20001
    http://www.os.dc.gov/os/cwp/view,a,1207,q,522721,osnav,|31376|.asp

  • Daughters Of The American Revolution Museum


    1776 L St Nw, Washington, DC 20036

  • David S Wyman Institute For Holocaust Studies


    1200 G St Nw Ste 800, Washington, DC 20005

  • Daviess County Historic Landmarks Inc


    Po Box 83, Washington, IN 47501

  • Daviess County Historical Museum


    212 1-2 East Main Street, Washington, IN 47501

  • Daviess County Historical Society Incorporation


    212 1/2 East Main Street, Washington, IN 47501

  • Dc Preservation League


    401 F St Nw Ste 324, Washington, DC 20001
    http://www.dcpreservation.org

  • Dimock Gallery


    Lower Lisner Audit., 730 21st St. Nw, Washington, DC 20037

  • Diplomacy Center Foundation


    2401 Calvert St Nw Apt 902, Washington, DC 20008

  • Diplomatic Reception Rooms


    2201 C St Nw, Washington, DC 20037

  • Diplomatic Rooms Foundation


    2201 C Street Nw, Washington, DC 20037


* There are 206 more museums in Washington Town, Louisiana not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Washington Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Star Dusters Airport  

Building


(1) Saint Landry Parish Fire District 3 Station 3   (2) Saint Landry Parish Fire District 3 Station 6   (3) Saint Landry Parish Fire District 3 Station 7   (4) Saint Landry Parish Fire District 3 Station 9   (5) Town Of Washington Museum   (6) Washington Municipal Library   (7) Washington Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Cedar Hill Cemetery   (2) Chimleyville Cemetery   (3) Hebrew Rest Cemetery   (4) Saint Josephs Cemetery   (5) Whipp Cemetery  

Church


(1) Chimleyville Church   (2) Grand Prairie Church   (3) Macedonia Church   (4) Mount Zion Church   (5) Saint Agnes Church   (6) Saint Josephs Church   (7) Saint Peter Church   (8) True Vine Church   (9) Union Chapel   (10) Whites Chapel United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 4   (2) Ward Five  

Lake


(1) Grassy Lake  

Locale


(1) Thistlethwaite Camp  

Oilfield


(1) Washington Oil And Gas Field  

Park


(1) Washington Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Beggs   (2) Boretta   (3) Chappel Historical   (4) Dubuisson   (5) Garland   (6) Grand Prairie   (7) Macland   (8) Soileau   (9) Washington   (10) Whiteville  

Post Office


(1) Begg Post Office Historical   (2) Whiteville Post Office  

School


(1) Courtableau School   (2) Grand Prairie Elementary School   (3) Washington Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Bayou Belleview   (2) Bayou Boeuf   (3) Bayou Carron   (4) Bayou Cocodrie   (5) Bayou Wauksha   (6) Dry Bayou  

Valley


(1) Coulee Garrigue  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Washington Town, Louisiana

70589 (pop. 3,442)


Cities Nearby Washington Town, Louisiana

Opelousas City, LA  (pop. 22,920) 6.2 Miles
Port Barre Town, LA  (pop. 2,292) 7.2 Miles
Leonville Town, LA  (pop. 1,247) 11.0 Miles
Palmetto Village, LA  (pop. 221) 11.4 Miles
Grand Coteau Town, LA  (pop. 494) 13.5 Miles
Ville Platte City, LA  (pop. 8,164) 14.0 Miles
Sunset Town, LA  (pop. 2,549) 14.2 Miles
Chataignier Village, LA  (pop. 292) 15.8 Miles
Arnaudville Town, LA  (pop. 1,338) 16.5 Miles
Church Point Town, LA  (pop. 4,647) 17.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Washington Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Washington Town, Louisiana is 72.0 ft. (22.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Washington Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.614428 N        Long: -92.058363 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 10   (3.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 19   (6.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 15   (5.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 13   (4.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 35   (12.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 36   (13.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 62   (22.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 27   (9.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 13   (4.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (1.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 11   (4.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 25   (9.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 196

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 22

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 6

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 13


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 12

5 to 9 minutes : 6

10 to 14 minutes : 34

15 to 19 minutes : 16

20 to 24 minutes : 47

25 to 29 minutes : 14

30 to 34 minutes : 30

35 to 39 minutes : 20

40 to 44 minutes : 11

45 to 59 minutes : 18

60 to 89 minutes : 13

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 219

No Social Security income : 180


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 57

No retirement income : 342


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 27

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 21

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $44,999 : 20

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 28

$75,000 to $99,999 : 10

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $42,625


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Washington 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 Washington 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.)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; Branch, LA; Owner: The University Of Louisiana At Lafayette)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Simmesport, LA; Owner: Port Allen Educational Broadcasting Foundation)
  • KIKL (90.9 FM; Lafayette, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KCKR (91.9 FM; Carencro, LA; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KLIL (92.1 FM; Moreauville, LA; Owner: Cajun Broadcasting, 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)
  • KZLG (95.9 FM; Moreauville, LA; Owner: Amy M Coco)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Washington 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 Washington Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 46  (32.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 15  (10.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 21  (14.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (1.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 29  (20.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 42  (28.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 38  (25.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 56  (37.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (2.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 134 Farms In Washington Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Washington Town, Louisiana

Washington State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $163.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Washington Town, Louisiana

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 28.6 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 41.2 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 41.2 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field


    (about 54.3 miles in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Airport Code: BTR)

  • Esler Regional


    (about 55.8 miles in Libuse, Louisiana; Airport Code: ESF)

  • England AFB


    (about 56.9 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Alexandria International


    (about 57.2 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Washington Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

67.82%

Carpooled

17.65%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.04%

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

5.54%

Other Means

3.11%

Worked At Home

4.84%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 96

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 47

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 227

Householder not living alone : 29


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 12

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 9

All other households : 378


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 96

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 22

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 115

Renter-occupied housing units : 141


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 167

$10,000 to $14,999 : 55

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 25

$25,000 to $29,999 : 22

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 12

$40,000 to $44,999 : 31

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 28

$75,000 to $99,999 : 10

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Total : 490


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 399

Vacant : 91


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 15

Built 1990 to 1999 : 100

Built 1980 to 1989 : 70

Built 1970 to 1979 : 55

Built 1960 to 1969 : 46

Built 1950 to 1959 : 62

Built 1940 to 1949 : 32

Built 1939 or earlier : 110


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 206

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 193

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
(Washington Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 13

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 24

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 18

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 7

$70,000 to $79,999 : 3

$80,000 to $89,999 : 38

$90,000 to $99,999 : 4

$100,000 to $124,999 : 46

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10

$150,000 to $174,999 : 31

$175,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 to $249,999 : 6

$250,000 to $299,999 : 21

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 4

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Washington 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 : 14

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 56

Housing units without a mortgage : 166


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $33,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $65,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $75,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $47,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $104,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $130,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $117,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Washington Town, Louisiana: 53.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Washington Town, Louisiana

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Washington Town, Louisiana

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

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

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $261,944
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $261,944
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $279,472
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $279,472
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 (Washington Town, LA): $12,177
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington Town): $51,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington Town): $238
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Washington Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 65.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.1%
Electricity: 31.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 2.2%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Washington Town, Louisiana

Medsource Home Health


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

Regional Home Care


     Address: 504 Jack Miller Road Suite 8, Ville Platte, Louisiana 70586
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/21/2003

United Home Care Services, Llc


     Address: 1535 W Main St, Ste 4, Ville Platte, Louisiana 70586
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/1/1992

Stat Home Health Agency-west, Llc


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

Amedisys Home Health Of Lafaye


     Address: 101 Larue France Suite 101, Lafayette, Louisiana 70508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/7/1990

Hospitals Close To Washington 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

Ville Platte Medical Center


     Address: 800 E Main, Ville Platte, Louisiana 70586
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Savoy Medical Center


     Address: 801 Poinciana Avenue, Mamou, Louisiana 70554
     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

Nursing Homes Close To Washington Town, Louisiana

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%

Maison Deville Of Opelousas


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

Tri-community Nursing Ctr


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

Heritage Manor Of Ville Platte


     Address: 220 South Thompson Street, Ville Platte, Louisiana 70586
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 49%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Washington Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 42 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Washington Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 330
    Disabled Workers: 155
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 75
    Children Workers: 130


(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 Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Washington Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary n/a 6 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 553 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a 2 n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 184 n/a n/a 94 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 2 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 1 n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a


(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)



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