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   (County: Jefferson Davis Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Welsh 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
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 149

5 to 9 years : 141

10 to 14 years : 147

15 to 17 years : 90

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 0

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 62

25 to 29 years : 96

30 to 34 years : 48

35 to 39 years : 77

40 to 44 years : 121

45 to 49 years : 75

50 to 54 years : 73

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 34

65 and 66 years : 21

67 to 69 years : 38

70 to 74 years : 77

75 to 79 years : 80

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 13

Female:

Under 5 years : 224

5 to 9 years : 73

10 to 14 years : 63

15 to 17 years : 44

18 and 19 years : 48

20 years : 25

21 years : 13

22 to 24 years : 22

25 to 29 years : 147

30 to 34 years : 73

35 to 39 years : 59

40 to 44 years : 139

45 to 49 years : 83

50 to 54 years : 103

55 to 59 years : 162

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 60

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 41

70 to 74 years : 83

75 to 79 years : 54

80 to 84 years : 107

85 years and over : 102


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,011

Multiple ancestry : 788

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 478


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,268

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 : 9

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 373

5 to 17 years : 558

18 to 24 years : 188

25 to 34 years : 364

35 to 44 years : 396

45 to 54 years : 334

55 to 59 years : 254

60 and 61 years : 64

62 to 64 years : 94

65 to 74 years : 279

75 years and over : 373

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 313

5 to 17 years : 507

18 to 24 years : 163

25 to 34 years : 272

35 to 44 years : 376

45 to 54 years : 312

55 to 59 years : 197

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 94

65 to 74 years : 232

75 years and over : 322

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 60

5 to 17 years : 51

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 92

35 to 44 years : 20

45 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 47

75 years and over : 51

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 : 9

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
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,343

Female : 1,498

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 174

Female : 253

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 2,054

Born in other state in the United States : 231

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 584

Now married, except separated : 1,002

Divorced : 142

Separated : 13

Widowed : 414

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 52

Now married, except separated : 120

Divorced : 49

Separated : 44

Widowed : 51

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 : 9

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,579

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 16

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 222

Speak English less than "very well" : 67

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 11


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Welsh Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 794   (27.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 561   (19.7%)
  • United States Or American: 460   (16.1%)
  • French Canadian: 250   (8.8%)
  • German: 175   (6.1%)
  • English: 173   (6.1%)
  • Irish: 132   (4.6%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 117   (4.1%)
  • Italian: 40   (1.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 28   (1.0%)
  • Scottish: 28   (1.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 19   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 17   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 14   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 6   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 4   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 3   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 3   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 3   (0.1%)
  • British: 3   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3   (0.1%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 2   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Welsh Town, Louisiana is 3,277



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Welsh Town, Louisiana: 1,517
Female Population in Welsh Town, Louisiana: 1,760


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Welsh Town, Louisiana: 35.9
Median Female Resident Age in Welsh Town, Louisiana: 41.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Welsh Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

39.7

Male

37.2

Female

42.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.1

Male

31.2

Female

33.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.5

Male

52.0

Female

21.0

Asian


Both sexes

51.5

Male

0.0

Female

51.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

45.5

Male

14.0

Female

47.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.7

Male

10.7

Female

9.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.3

Male

31.5

Female

38.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.8

Male

37.3

Female

42.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Welsh Town, Louisiana


  • White: 2,285
  • African American: 707
  • American Indian: 116
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 9
  • Two or More Races: 160



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 13   (1.35%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 24   (2.5%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 27   (2.81%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 88   (9.16%)
  • 9th Grade: 37   (3.85%)
  • 10th Grade: 59   (6.14%)
  • 11th Grade: 46   (4.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 33   (3.43%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 387   (40.27%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 41   (4.27%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 83   (8.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 18   (1.87%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 73   (7.6%)
  • Master's Degree: 18   (1.87%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (1.46%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 23   (2%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 35   (3.05%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 55   (4.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 89   (7.75%)
  • 9th Grade: 47   (4.09%)
  • 10th Grade: 43   (3.75%)
  • 11th Grade: 47   (4.09%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 41   (3.57%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 465   (40.51%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 66   (5.75%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 100   (8.71%)
  • Associate Degree: 26   (2.26%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 76   (6.62%)
  • Master's Degree: 34   (2.96%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.09%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Welsh Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 222 East Bourgeois Street, Welsh, LA 70591, Phone: (337) 734-2351, Students: 565 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Welsh Town, Louisiana

  • Welsh High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 306 East Bourgeois Street, Welsh, LA 70591, Phone: (337) 734-2361, Students: 305 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Welsh Town, Louisiana

  • Mcburney Memorial Branch


    301 South Sarah Street, Welsh, LA 70591

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Welsh Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Aerolite Aero Park Ultralight Flightpark   (2) Ag Aviation Airport   (3) Welsh Airport  

Building


(1) Golden Age Nursing Home Of Welsh   (2) Jefferson Davis Parish Library Mcburney Memorial Branch   (3) Lacassine Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Welsh Police Department   (5) Welsh Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Welsh Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Foreman Cemetery  

Census


(1) Lacassine Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) First Assembly Of God Church   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) First Presbyterian Church Of Welsh   (4) Jones United Methodist Church   (5) New Jerusalem Baptist Church   (6) Our Lady Of Seven Dolors Church   (7) Saint John Catholic Church   (8) Saint Joseph S Church   (9) Welsh Church Of Christ   (10) Welsh First United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Jefferson Davis Parish   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 11   (3) Parish Governing Authority District 12   (4) Town Of Welsh   (5) Ward Seven   (6) Ward Six  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 48   (2) Interchange 54  

Hospital


(1) Welsh General Hospital  

Locale


(1) Welsh Wastewater Treatment Plant  

Oilfield


(1) North Welsh Gas Field   (2) Welsh Oil And Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Lacassine   (2) Welsh  

Post Office


(1) Lacassine Post Office  

School


(1) Lacassine Elementary And High School   (2) Welsh Elementary School   (3) Welsh High School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Welsh Town, Louisiana

70591 (pop. 5,196)


Cities Nearby Welsh Town, Louisiana

Jennings City, LA  (pop. 10,504) 9.8 Miles
Fenton Village, LA  (pop. 205) 10.5 Miles
Iowa Town, LA  (pop. 2,602) 11.6 Miles
Lake Arthur Town, LA  (pop. 2,872) 13.7 Miles
Mermentau Village, LA  (pop. 678) 14.6 Miles
Kinder Town, LA  (pop. 2,375) 17.3 Miles
Elton Town, LA  (pop. 985) 18.4 Miles
District 8, LA  (pop. 7,930) 20.0 Miles
Iota Town, LA  (pop. 1,132) 20.5 Miles
Morse Village, LA  (pop. 632) 20.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Welsh Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Welsh Town, Louisiana is 36.0 ft. (11.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Welsh Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.237419 N        Long: -92.820593 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 96   (7.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 60   (4.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 84   (6.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 169   (13.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 174   (14.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 174   (14.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 147   (12.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 97   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 32   (2.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 35   (2.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 9   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 12   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 83   (6.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 53   (4.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 954

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 101

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 76

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 : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 13


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 91

5 to 9 minutes : 194

10 to 14 minutes : 158

15 to 19 minutes : 158

20 to 24 minutes : 103

25 to 29 minutes : 25

30 to 34 minutes : 193

35 to 39 minutes : 20

40 to 44 minutes : 26

45 to 59 minutes : 67

60 to 89 minutes : 54

90 or more minutes : 53


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 525

No Social Security income : 735


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 269

No retirement income : 991


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 26

$10,000 to $14,999 : 184

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 154

$25,000 to $29,999 : 25

$30,000 to $34,999 : 23

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 184

$60,000 to $74,999 : 55

$75,000 to $99,999 : 77

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 40


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $38,000


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Welsh Town, Louisiana

  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1.0 kW; Jennings, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KAOK (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Lake Charles, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KSIG (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Crowley, LA; Owner: Acadia Broadcast Partners, Inc.)
  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5.0 kW; Westlake, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KEUN (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KXZZ (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Lake Charles, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Welsh Town, Louisiana

  • KEUN-FM (105.5 FM; Eunice, LA; Owner: Tri-parish Broadcasting Incorporated)
  • 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)
  • KITA (89.5 FM; Jennings, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KOJO (91.1 FM; Iowa, LA; Owner: Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • 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)
  • KNGT (99.5 FM; Fenton, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Welsh Town, Louisiana

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Welsh Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 143  (21.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 84  (12.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 77  (11.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (1.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 188  (28.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 174  (28.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 142  (23.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 240  (39.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 20  (3.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 132 Farms In Welsh Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Welsh Town, Louisiana

Capital One, National Association - 1 Branches


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

St. Martin Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $459.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 11

Jd Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $751.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 21

The Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $198.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 18

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Welsh Town, Louisiana

  • Chennault International


    (about 19.3 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 19.3 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 25.3 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 49.8 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 57.6 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 57.6 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Welsh Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.54%

Carpooled

13.91%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.32%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.72%

Walked

1.92%

Other Means

1.52%

Worked At Home

2.08%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 550

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 26

Female householder, no husband present : 336

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 340

Householder not living alone : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 48

All other households : 1,212


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 436

Renter-occupied housing units : 114

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 26

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 141

Renter-occupied housing units : 195

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 276

Renter-occupied housing units : 72


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 57

$10,000 to $14,999 : 275

$15,000 to $19,999 : 142

$20,000 to $24,999 : 137

$25,000 to $29,999 : 35

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 56

$45,000 to $49,999 : 44

$50,000 to $59,999 : 194

$60,000 to $74,999 : 55

$75,000 to $99,999 : 85

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 55


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Total : 1,416


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 1,260

Vacant : 156


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 161

Built 1990 to 1999 : 243

Built 1980 to 1989 : 172

Built 1970 to 1979 : 279

Built 1960 to 1969 : 94

Built 1950 to 1959 : 206

Built 1940 to 1949 : 112

Built 1939 or earlier : 149


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 648

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 22

Electricity : 549

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 41

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 25

$10,000 to $14,999 : 121

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 49

$50,000 to $59,999 : 49

$60,000 to $69,999 : 36

$70,000 to $79,999 : 170

$80,000 to $89,999 : 173

$90,000 to $99,999 : 19

$100,000 to $124,999 : 100

$125,000 to $149,999 : 57

$150,000 to $174,999 : 21

$175,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Welsh Town, Louisiana)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 10

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 343

Housing units without a mortgage : 526


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $116,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $78,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $14,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $70,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $74,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $81,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $73,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $83,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Welsh Town, Louisiana: 69.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Welsh Town, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Welsh Town, Louisiana

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

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

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 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 8 8 $671,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $671,000
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $350,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $350,000
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $210,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $210,000
2005        
  Single Family 4 4 $325,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $325,000
2006        
  Single Family 6 6 $665,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $665,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Welsh Town, LA): $26,838
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Welsh Town): $52,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Welsh Town): $386
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Welsh Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 55.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.2%
Electricity: 39.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Welsh Town, Louisiana

Synergy Home Care-acadiana Region, Inc


     Address: 114 North Lake Arthur Ave, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/28/1983

Jeff Davis Home Health


     Address: 1322 Elton Road, Suite B, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/25/1973

Allen Parish Home Health


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

Evangeline Home Health


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

Southern Home Health


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

Hospitals Close To Welsh Town, Louisiana

Jennings American Legion Hospital


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

Allen Parish Hospital


     Address: 108 6th Avenue, Kinder, Louisiana 70648
     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

Nursing Homes Close To Welsh Town, Louisiana

Golden Age Of Welsh, Llc


     Address: 410 South Simmons Street, Welsh, Louisiana 70591
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 122
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Jennings Guest House


     Address: 203 South Louise Street, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 42%

Southwest Louisiana War Veterans Home


     Address: 1610 Evangeline Highway, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 26
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Jeff Davis Living Center, Llc


     Address: 1338 North Cutting Avenue, Jennings, Louisiana 70546
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Kinder Retirement And Rehabilitation Center, Inc


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Welsh Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 94 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Welsh Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 510
    Disabled Workers: 135
    Widowers Workers: 150
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 120


(updated 2007)



Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.48%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.93%
  • Other 1.59%



(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 Welsh Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Jefferson Davis Parish, LA

6.63 % of Jefferson Davis Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,962

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 1.75 % ($33,112 AGI )
  • Acadia Parish , LA 0.78 % ($26,500 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.31 % ($24,906 AGI )

Relocation away from Jefferson Davis Parish, LA

6.42 % of Jefferson Davis 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 $27,546

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 1.89 % ($26,368 AGI )
  • Acadia Parish , LA 0.83 % ($29,918 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.45 % ($29,391 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 Welsh 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 Welsh Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Welsh Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 29 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 30 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 29 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault 51 49 63 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 1,510 1,445 1,889 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary 38 23 26 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 1,125 678 780 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 70 79 112 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 2,073 2,330 3,358 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 4 5 9 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 118 147 270 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson 2 0 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 59 0 30 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
13 13 16 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
29 27 37 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
21 20 26 n/a n/a 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)



Jails in Welsh Town, Louisiana


  • Welsh City Jail


    201 W. South Street, Welsh, LA 70591
    Confined: 7


(updated 2006)



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