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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bienville Parish, 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
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 432

5 to 9 years : 399

10 to 14 years : 611

15 to 17 years : 388

18 and 19 years : 210

20 years : 113

21 years : 139

22 to 24 years : 246

25 to 29 years : 430

30 to 34 years : 268

35 to 39 years : 348

40 to 44 years : 563

45 to 49 years : 521

50 to 54 years : 491

55 to 59 years : 460

60 and 61 years : 127

62 to 64 years : 248

65 and 66 years : 181

67 to 69 years : 161

70 to 74 years : 271

75 to 79 years : 238

80 to 84 years : 165

85 years and over : 74

Female:

Under 5 years : 464

5 to 9 years : 426

10 to 14 years : 537

15 to 17 years : 347

18 and 19 years : 141

20 years : 125

21 years : 152

22 to 24 years : 237

25 to 29 years : 405

30 to 34 years : 321

35 to 39 years : 387

40 to 44 years : 640

45 to 49 years : 574

50 to 54 years : 537

55 to 59 years : 513

60 and 61 years : 130

62 to 64 years : 288

65 and 66 years : 212

67 to 69 years : 179

70 to 74 years : 319

75 to 79 years : 292

80 to 84 years : 218

85 years and over : 320


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 10,769

Multiple ancestry : 2,041

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 115

Ancestry not reported : 1,923


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 14,728

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 59

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 54

Not a U.S. citizen : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 896

5 to 17 years : 2,708

18 to 24 years : 1,363

25 to 34 years : 1,424

35 to 44 years : 1,938

45 to 54 years : 2,123

55 to 59 years : 973

60 and 61 years : 257

62 to 64 years : 536

65 to 74 years : 1,323

75 years and over : 1,307

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 821

5 to 17 years : 2,478

18 to 24 years : 1,203

25 to 34 years : 1,269

35 to 44 years : 1,651

45 to 54 years : 1,780

55 to 59 years : 821

60 and 61 years : 221

62 to 64 years : 421

65 to 74 years : 1,107

75 years and over : 1,122

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 75

5 to 17 years : 217

18 to 24 years : 154

25 to 34 years : 148

35 to 44 years : 287

45 to 54 years : 325

55 to 59 years : 110

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 83

65 to 74 years : 216

75 years and over : 183

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 6

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 7

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 13

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,085

Female : 6,809

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 948

Female : 886

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 33

Female : 26

Foreign born:

Male : 18

Female : 43


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 6,878

Born in other state in the United States : 1,359

Native: born outside the United States : 59

Foreign born : 41


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,917

Now married, except separated : 4,773

Divorced : 1,029

Separated : 390

Widowed : 1,154

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 238

Now married, except separated : 965

Divorced : 187

Separated : 99

Widowed : 120

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 6

Now married, except separated : 53

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 34

Divorced : 12

Separated : 0

Widowed : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 13,805

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 54

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 55

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bienville Parish, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 6,733   (55.4%)
  • United States Or American: 2,008   (16.5%)
  • Irish: 994   (8.2%)
  • English: 794   (6.5%)
  • German: 495   (4.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 286   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 204   (1.7%)
  • Subsaharan African: 138   (1.1%)
  • Dutch: 111   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 82   (0.7%)
  • European: 66   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 63   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 40   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 26   (0.2%)
  • Swedish: 17   (0.1%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 16   (0.1%)
  • Norwegian: 14   (0.1%)
  • British: 11   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 9   (0.1%)
  • Polish: 8   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 7   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 7   (0.1%)
  • Maltese: 6   (0.0%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.0%)
  • German Russian: 3   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 3   (0.0%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Portuguese: 2   (0.0%)
  • Armenian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bienville Parish, Louisiana is 14,848



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bienville Parish, Louisiana: 7,084
Female Population in Bienville Parish, Louisiana: 7,764


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bienville Parish, Louisiana: 39.6
Median Female Resident Age in Bienville Parish, Louisiana: 42.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bienville Parish, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

44.7

Male

43.3

Female

46.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

38.9

Male

35.6

Female

40.6

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

43.0

Male

39.0

Female

45.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.0

Male

7.5

Female

44.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.0

Male

22.5

Female

28.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

25.0

Male

22.5

Female

28.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.1

Male

23.3

Female

24.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.9

Male

43.5

Female

46.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Bienville Parish, Louisiana


  • White: 8,337
  • African American: 6,120
  • American Indian: 96
  • Asian: 13
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 62
  • Two or More Races: 220



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 93   (2.01%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 61   (1.32%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 116   (2.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 269   (5.82%)
  • 9th Grade: 195   (4.22%)
  • 10th Grade: 173   (3.75%)
  • 11th Grade: 171   (3.7%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 239   (5.17%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,018   (43.69%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 219   (4.74%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 546   (11.82%)
  • Associate Degree: 62   (1.34%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 289   (6.26%)
  • Master's Degree: 132   (2.86%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (0.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 13   (0.28%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 85   (1.53%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 51   (0.92%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 87   (1.57%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 314   (5.65%)
  • 9th Grade: 216   (3.89%)
  • 10th Grade: 231   (4.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 314   (5.65%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 248   (4.47%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,178   (39.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 307   (5.53%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 660   (11.89%)
  • Associate Degree: 152   (2.74%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 407   (7.33%)
  • Master's Degree: 267   (4.81%)
  • Professional School Degree: 35   (0.63%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 1   (0.02%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Bienville Parish, Louisiana

  • Bienville Parish School Board


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 418, Arcadia, LA 71001, Phone: (318) 263-9416, Students: 2,427 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Bienville Parish, Louisiana

  • Castor High School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 140 Front Street, Castor, LA 71016, Phone: (318) 544-7271, Students: 434 )

  • Crawford Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 935 Daniel Street, Arcadia, LA 71001, Phone: (318) 263-8757, Students: 390 )

  • Ringgold Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 4044 Bienville Road Suite A, Ringgold, LA 71068, Phone: (318) 894-2911, Students: 345 )

  • Gibsland-coleman High School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 70, Gibsland, LA 71028, Phone: (318) 843-6247, Students: 302 )

  • Saline High School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 129, Saline, LA 71070, Phone: (318) 576-3215, Students: 298 )

  • Bienville High School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 212, Bienville, LA 71008, Phone: (318) 385-7591, Students: 140 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Bienville Parish, Louisiana

  • Arcadia High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 967 Daniel Street, Arcadia, LA 71001, Phone: (318) 263-2264, Students: 265 )

  • Ringgold High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 4044 Bienville Road Suite B, Ringgold, LA 71068, Phone: (318) 894-2271, Students: 253 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Bienville Parish, Louisiana

  • Castor Branch


    1955 Hwy 507, Castor, LA 71016

  • Ringgold Branch


    2078 Hall Street, Ringgold, LA 71068

  • Saline Branch


    1434 Fourth Street, Saline, LA 71070

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Bienville Parish, Louisiana

  • Bienville Parish Library


    2768 Maple Street, Arcadia, LA 71001

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Bienville Parish, Louisiana


  • Mt Lebanon Historical Society


    Po Box 180, Gibsland, LA 71028

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Bienville Parish, 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 Bienville Parish, Louisiana.

Area Features of Bienville Parish, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Arcadia-bienville Parish Airport  

Bridge


(1) Cloud Bridge  

Building


(1) Arcadia Fire Department   (2) Arcadia Police Department   (3) Bienville Fire District 6   (4) Bienville Parish Fire Protection District Wards 4 And 5 Station 1   (5) Bienville Parish Fire Protection District Wards 4 And 5 Station 2   (6) Bienville Parish Fire Protection District Wards 4 And 5 Station 3   (7) Bienville Parish Fire Protection District Wards 4 And 5 Station 4   (8) Bienville Parish Fire Protection District Wards 4 And 5 Station 5   (9) Bienville Parish Fire Protection District Wards 4 And 5 Station 6   (10) Bienville Parish Fire Protection Ward 7 Station 1 Saline   (11) Bienville Parish Fire Protection Ward 7 Station 3 Friendship   (12) Bienville Parish Fire Protection Ward 7 Station 4 Lucky   (13) Bienville Parish Fire Protection Ward 7 Station 5 Shady Grove   (14) Bienville Parish Fire Protection Ward 7 Station 8 Liberty Hill   (15) Bienville Parish Fire Protection Ward 7 Station 9 Sand Springs   (16) Bienville Sheriff S Office   (17) Gibsland Police Department   (18) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 1   (19) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 2   (20) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 4   (21) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 5   (22) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 6   (23) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 7   (24) North Bienville Fire Protection District Station 8  

Cemetery


(1) Brice Cemetery   (2) Bryan Cemetery   (3) Burt Cemetery   (4) Butler Cemetery   (5) Camp Ground Cemetery   (6) Coleman Cemetery   (7) Danville Cemetery   (8) Givens-mcguire Cemetery   (9) Holder Cemetery   (10) Hurricane Cemetery   (11) Liberty Hill Cemetery   (12) Macedonia Cemetery   (13) Moore Cemetery   (14) Mosley Cemetery   (15) Mount Gillard Cemetery   (16) Mount Lebanon Cemetery   (17) Old Liberty Hill Cemetery   (18) Piney Grove Cemetery   (19) Rocky Mount Cemetery   (20) Sapp Cemetery   (21) Shehee Cemetery   (22) Sparta Cemetery   (23) Stafford Cemetery   (24) Taylor Cemetery   (25) Theus Cemetery   (26) Tooke Cemetery   (27) Walker Cemetery   (28) Whitley Cemetery   (29) Williamson Cemetery   (30) Wimberly Cemetery  

Census


(1) Readhimer Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Alabama Baptist Church   (2) Antioch Church   (3) Arcadia Baptist Church   (4) Bear Creek Church   (5) Carolina Church   (6) Castor Church   (7) Cypress Springs Church   (8) Driskill Church   (9) Elijah Church   (10) Evergreen Church   (11) Friendship Baptist Church   (12) Grand Bayou Church   (13) Green Grove Church   (14) Hebrew Church   (15) Hebron Church   (16) Israelite Church   (17) Liberty Hill Missionary Baptist Church   (18) Macedonia Church   (19) Madden Church   (20) Mill Creek Church   (21) Morning Star Church   (22) Mount Kingdom Church   (23) Mount Lebanon Baptist Church   (24) Mount Moriah Church   (25) Mount Olive Church   (26) Mount Villa Church   (27) Mount Zion Church   (28) Myers Temple   (29) New Fellowship Church   (30) New Friendship Church Number 1   (31) Nornside Church   (32) Oak Grove Church   (33) Old Castor Church   (34) Old Saline Church   (35) Pine Grove Church   (36) Pine Ridge Church   (37) Piney Grove Church   (38) Pleasant Chapel   (39) Pleasant Grove Church   (40) Pleasant Hill Church   (41) Pratt Hill Church   (42) Providence Church   (43) Ridge Church   (44) Rocky Mount Church Historical   (45) Saint Lukes Church   (46) Saint Marys Church   (47) Saline Baptist Church   (48) Sardis Church   (49) Sparta Baptist Church   (50) Spring Hill Church   (51) Springfield Church   (52) Taylor Baptist Church   (53) Union Church Historical  

Civil


(1) Bienville Parish   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 2   (3) Parish Governing Authority District 3   (4) Parish Governing Authority District 4   (5) Parish Governing Authority District 5   (6) Parish Governing Authority District 6   (7) Parish Governing Authority District 7   (8) Town Of Arcadia   (9) Town Of Gibsland   (10) Town Of Mount Lebanon   (11) Town Of Ringgold   (12) Village Of Bienville   (13) Village Of Bryceland   (14) Village Of Castor   (15) Village Of Jamestown   (16) Village Of Lucky   (17) Village Of Saline   (18) Ward Five   (19) Ward Four   (20) Ward One   (21) Ward Seven   (22) Ward Six   (23) Ward Ten   (24) Ward Three   (25) Ward Two  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 61   (2) Interchange 67   (3) Interchange 69  

Dam


(1) Bible Memory Association Camp Dam   (2) Blewer Pond Dam   (3) Continental Lake Dam   (4) Kepler Creek Dam   (5) Mill Creek Dam  

Hospital


(1) Bienville General Hospital Historical   (2) Bienville Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Butler Pond   (2) Clear Lake   (3) Horner Lake  

Locale


(1) Bistineau Compressor Station   (2) Brice Plantation Historical   (3) Brice Station   (4) Camp Wawbansee   (5) Cloud Crossing Campground   (6) Gibbs Plantation Historical   (7) Harpes Spur Historical   (8) Machens Spur   (9) Miracle Camp   (10) Nelson Station   (11) Prices Salt Lick  

Oilfield


(1) Ada Oil And Gas Field   (2) Alabama Bend Oil Field   (3) Arcardia Gas Field   (4) Bear Creek Gas Field   (5) Castor Gas Field   (6) Cypress Springs Oil Field   (7) Danville Gas Field   (8) Liberty Hill Gas Field   (9) Lucky Gas Field   (10) Ringgold Gas Field   (11) Sailes Oil Field   (12) Saline Gas Field   (13) Thomas Branch Gas Field   (14) West Arcadia Gas Field   (15) West Bryceland Gas Field   (16) West Ringgold Gas Field   (17) Woodardville Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Ada   (2) Alberta   (3) Anderson   (4) Arcadia   (5) Bear Creek   (6) Bienville   (7) Blume   (8) Brewtons Mill   (9) Bridges Mill   (10) Bryan Historical   (11) Bryceland   (12) Burkplace   (13) Carolina   (14) Castor   (15) Cox Crossing   (16) Crockett Historical   (17) Crowson   (18) Danville   (19) Driscoll Historical   (20) Fords   (21) Friendship   (22) Fryeburg   (23) Gibsland   (24) Hunt Historical   (25) Hurricane   (26) Jamestown   (27) Lawhon   (28) Liberty Hill   (29) Lucky   (30) Manning Historical   (31) Mill   (32) Mount Lebanon   (33) Mulberry Hill Historical   (34) New Friendship   (35) Newman Historical   (36) Old Castor   (37) Old Saline   (38) Phillips   (39) Pine Grove   (40) Pine Ridge   (41) Pleasant Hill   (42) Pratt   (43) Readheimer   (44) Ridge   (45) Ringgold   (46) Roy   (47) Sailes   (48) Saline   (49) Shady   (50) Sparta   (51) Taylor   (52) Tullis   (53) Walsh   (54) Woodardville  

Post Office


(1) Arcadia Post Office   (2) Bryceland Post Office   (3) Castor Post Office   (4) Danville Post Office Historical   (5) Gibsland Post Office   (6) Jamestown Post Office   (7) Taylor Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Blewer Pond   (2) Kepler Creek Lake   (3) Lake Foursome   (4) Mill Creek Reservoir  

School


(1) Arcadia High School   (2) Baltimore School   (3) Bienville Educational Center School   (4) Bienville High School   (5) Black Lake School   (6) Blue Ridge School   (7) Castor High School   (8) Crawford Elementary School   (9) Ebenezer School   (10) Gibsland Coleman High School   (11) Hebron School   (12) Hopewell School   (13) Hurricane School   (14) Madden School   (15) Midway School   (16) Mount Lebanon School   (17) Pleasant Hill School   (18) Price School   (19) Ringgold Elementary School   (20) Ringgold High School   (21) Rosenwald School   (22) Saint Luke School   (23) Saint Paul School   (24) Saline High School   (25) Shady Grove School   (26) Shiloh School  

Stream


(1) Armistead Branch   (2) Baker Creek   (3) Baptizing Branch   (4) Bear Creek   (5) Beard Branch   (6) Black Lake Creek   (7) Blooms Mill Creek   (8) Boggy Branch   (9) Boggy Creek   (10) Brickyard Branch   (11) Brinsons Creek   (12) Brooks Branch   (13) Browns Creek   (14) Brushy Creek   (15) Burnt Cabin Creek   (16) Caney Creek   (17) Carter Branch   (18) Choctaw Creek   (19) Davis Creek   (20) Dry Choctaw Creek   (21) Dry Creek   (22) Edwards Mill Creek   (23) Eightmile Creek   (24) Evans Branch   (25) Fourmile Bayou   (26) Fouse Bayou   (27) Hope Creek   (28) Horse Lot Branch   (29) Hurricane Creek   (30) Hurried Branch   (31) Johnson Creek   (32) Kepler Creek   (33) Leatherman Creek   (34) Little Bear Creek   (35) Madden Mill Creek   (36) Miley Creek   (37) Mill Creek   (38) Moore Creek   (39) Morrow Branch   (40) Murry Branch   (41) Nelson Creek   (42) Otter Creek   (43) Pea Vine Creek   (44) Piney Wood Branch   (45) Poland Branch   (46) Prothro Mill Creek   (47) Red Branch   (48) Redfield Branch   (49) Reese Creek   (50) Saint Lukes Branch   (51) Sand Branch   (52) Sanders Creek   (53) Sixmile Creek   (54) South Mill Creek   (55) Sprawls Mill Creek   (56) Sugar Creek   (57) Tennyson Creek   (58) Thomas Branch   (59) Threemile Creek   (60) Thresher Branch   (61) Tucker Creek   (62) Watts Branch   (63) Williams Creek   (64) Wimberly Branch  

Summit


(1) Driskill Mountain   (2) Gentry Hill   (3) Jordan Mountain   (4) Mossy Hill  

Tower


(1) Gentry Hill Lookout Tower   (2) Hall Summit Lookout Tower   (3) Kwqn-fm Arcadia   (4) Sailes Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bienville Parish, Louisiana

71001 (pop. 4,823) 71068 (pop. 3,977) 71016 (pop. 2,183)
71028 (pop. 2,017) 71070 (pop. 1,633) 71008 (pop. 855)
71045 (pop. 673)    


Counties Nearby Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Lincoln Parish, LA  (pop. 47,172) 25.3 Miles
Jackson Parish, LA  (pop. 15,111) 26.9 Miles
Red River Parish, LA  (pop. 9,117) 28.2 Miles
Webster Parish, LA  (pop. 40,950) 29.0 Miles
Claiborne Parish, LA  (pop. 16,311) 29.7 Miles
Bossier Parish, LA  (pop. 122,319) 38.2 Miles
Winn Parish, LA  (pop. 15,531) 38.9 Miles
Natchitoches Parish, LA  (pop. 39,359) 45.0 Miles
Caddo Parish, LA  (pop. 256,294) 45.9 Miles
Union Parish, LA  (pop. 22,501) 47.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bienville Parish, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Bienville Parish, Louisiana is 325.0 ft. (99.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Lat: 32.393397 N        Long: -93.043465 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 254   (4.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 336   (6.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 384   (7.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 681   (13.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 591   (11.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 896   (17.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 674   (13.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 333   (6.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 127   (2.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 115   (2.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 42   (0.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 24   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 332   (6.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 355   (6.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,323

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 482

In 3-person carpool : 132

In 4-person carpool : 47

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 3

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 24

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 20

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 3

Bicycle : 9

Walked : 104

Other means : 74

Worked at home : 117


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 351

5 to 9 minutes : 656

10 to 14 minutes : 607

15 to 19 minutes : 313

20 to 24 minutes : 511

25 to 29 minutes : 235

30 to 34 minutes : 620

35 to 39 minutes : 60

40 to 44 minutes : 191

45 to 59 minutes : 815

60 to 89 minutes : 740

90 or more minutes : 122


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

With Social Security income : 1,877

No Social Security income : 3,795


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

With retirement income : 1,144

No retirement income : 4,528


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 459

$10,000 to $14,999 : 230

$15,000 to $19,999 : 234

$20,000 to $24,999 : 192

$25,000 to $29,999 : 247

$30,000 to $34,999 : 388

$35,000 to $39,999 : 132

$40,000 to $44,999 : 176

$45,000 to $49,999 : 190

$50,000 to $59,999 : 315

$60,000 to $74,999 : 320

$75,000 to $99,999 : 531

$100,000 to $124,999 : 197

$125,000 to $149,999 : 153

$150,000 to $199,999 : 66

$200,000 or more : 134


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $42,193


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 444  (15.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 267  (9.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 312  (10.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 119  (4.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 681  (23.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 767  (30.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 540  (21.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 764  (30.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 23  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 15  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Employed: 6,017
Unemployed: 280



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Bienville Parish, Louisiana

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 28.4%
  • Other: 71.6%



Water Usage In Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Ground Water

 
Fresh 13.04 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 13.04 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 332 Farms In Bienville Parish, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Bank Of Ringgold - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $130.5k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

Sabine State Bank And Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 45

First National Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $399.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 191

Gibsland Bank & Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $633.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Bienville Parish, Louisiana

  • Ruston Municipal


    (about 25.5 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • Ruston Regional


    (about 27.8 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • Barksdale AFB


    (about 36.9 miles in Bossier City, Louisiana; Airport Code: BAD)

  • Shreveport Downtown


    (about 42.1 miles in Shreveport, Louisiana; Airport Code: DTN)

  • Natchitoches Regional


    (about 45.5 miles in Natchitoches, Louisiana; Airport Code: LA1)

  • Shreveport Regional


    (about 45.8 miles in Shreveport, Louisiana; Airport Code: SHV)

  • Goodwin Field


    (about 58.7 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • El Dorado Airport


    (about 58.7 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • South Arkansas Regional at Goodwin Field


    (about 58.7 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • Monroe Regional


    (about 59.1 miles in Monroe, Louisiana; Airport Code: MLU)

  • Harrison County


    (about 74.3 miles in Marshall, Texas; Airport Code: ASL)

  • Alexandria International


    (about 79.2 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • England AFB


    (about 79.4 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Esler Regional


    (about 81.7 miles in Libuse, Louisiana; Airport Code: ESF)

  • Harrell Field


    (about 86.1 miles in Camden, Arkansas; Airport Code: CDH)

  • Delhi Municipal


    (about 90.1 miles in Delhi, Louisiana; Airport Code: DQO)

  • Texarkana Muni/Webb Field


    (about 91.7 miles in Texarkana, Arkansas; Airport Code: TXK)

  • Texarkana Regional-Webb Field


    (about 91.7 miles in Texarkana, Arkansas; Airport Code: TXK)

  • Polk AAF


    (about 93.5 miles in Fort Polk, Louisiana; Airport Code: POE)

  • East Texas Regional


    (about 97.5 miles in Longview, Texas; Airport Code: GGG)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.43%

Carpooled

18.69%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.29%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.10%

Motorcycle

0.04%

Bicycle

0.08%

Walked

2.02%

Other Means

1.47%

Worked At Home

1.89%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,733

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 182

Female householder, no husband present : 1,049

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,595

Householder not living alone : 113


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 48

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 158

All other households : 5,466


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,320

Renter-occupied housing units : 413

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 111

Renter-occupied housing units : 71

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 607

Renter-occupied housing units : 442

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,135

Renter-occupied housing units : 573


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 983

$10,000 to $14,999 : 510

$15,000 to $19,999 : 453

$20,000 to $24,999 : 401

$25,000 to $29,999 : 301

$30,000 to $34,999 : 492

$35,000 to $39,999 : 176

$40,000 to $44,999 : 254

$45,000 to $49,999 : 254

$50,000 to $59,999 : 365

$60,000 to $74,999 : 366

$75,000 to $99,999 : 554

$100,000 to $124,999 : 208

$125,000 to $149,999 : 155

$150,000 to $199,999 : 66

$200,000 or more : 134


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Total : 8,256


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Occupied : 5,672

Vacant : 2,584


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 10

Built 2000 to 2004 : 166

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,062

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,491

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,779

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,430

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,074

Built 1940 to 1949 : 631

Built 1939 or earlier : 613


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 2,058

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 704

Electricity : 2,583

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 278

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 34

No fuel used : 15


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 465

$10,000 to $14,999 : 201

$15,000 to $19,999 : 117

$20,000 to $24,999 : 141

$25,000 to $29,999 : 80

$30,000 to $34,999 : 304

$35,000 to $39,999 : 106

$40,000 to $49,999 : 245

$50,000 to $59,999 : 380

$60,000 to $69,999 : 246

$70,000 to $79,999 : 292

$80,000 to $89,999 : 200

$90,000 to $99,999 : 284

$100,000 to $124,999 : 289

$125,000 to $149,999 : 265

$150,000 to $174,999 : 147

$175,000 to $199,999 : 126

$200,000 to $249,999 : 138

$250,000 to $299,999 : 21

$300,000 to $399,999 : 57

$400,000 to $499,999 : 28

$500,000 to $749,999 : 41

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Bienville Parish, 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 : 83

Home equity loan only : 35

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,454

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,601


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Bienville Parish, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $73,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $53,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $54,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $67,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $60,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $75,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $70,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $67,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bienville Parish, Louisiana: 66.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Bienville Parish, 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 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Bienville Parish, LA): $23,663
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bienville Parish): $40,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 43.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 20.6%
Electricity: 30.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.5%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 13.79%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 83.7%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 2.51%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bienville Parish): $335
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Bienville Parish): $500


(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 Bienville Parish, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Magnolia Home Health Care, Inc


     Address: 1285 Pine St., Suite 100, Arcadia, Louisiana 71001
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/11/1992

Carroll Home Health


     Address: 927 North Trenton Street, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/18/1993

Medistar Home Health Of Jackson Parish


     Address: 403 Cooper Avenue, Jonesboro, Louisiana 71251
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/2/1984

Trinity Home Health Care


     Address: 103 Watts, Jonesboro, Louisiana 71251
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/14/1992

First Choice Home Health Agenc


     Address: P.o.box 250, Hodge, Louisiana 71247
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/5/1992

Hospitals Close To Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Bienville Medical Center


     Address: 1175 Pine Street Suite 200, Arcadia, Louisiana 71001
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Northern Louisiana Medical Center


     Address: 401 East Vaughn Avenue, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Green Clinic Surgical Hospital


     Address: 1118 Farmerville Street, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Jackson Parish Hospital


     Address: 165 Beech Springs Road, Jonesboro, Louisiana 71251
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Springhill Medical Center


     Address: 2001 Doctors Drive, Springhill, Louisiana 71075
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Willow Ridge Nursing And Rehab Center


     Address: 660 Factory Outlet Mall Drive, Arcadia, Louisiana 71001
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Ringgold Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc


     Address: 2501 Kenneth Street, Ringgold, Louisiana 71068
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 66%

Leslie Lakes Retirement Center


     Address: 1355 Sixth Street, Arcadia, Louisiana 71001
     Ownership: For Profit - Limited Liability Company
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 64%

Northern Louisiana Medical Center


     Address: 401 E Vaughn Street, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 9
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Ruston Nursing And Rehabilitation Center,llc


     Address: 3720 Hwy 80 East, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 139
     Percent Occupied: 89%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bienville Parish, Louisiana

Name: Grand Gulf
Address: PO Box 756; Port Gibson, MS 39150
Distance: 122 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bienville Parish, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 2,385
    Disabled Workers: 630
    Widowers Workers: 705
    Spouses Workers: 320
    Children Workers: 400


(updated 2007)



Bienville Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 47.49%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.47%
  • Other 2.04%



(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 Bienville Parish, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Bienville Parish, LA

7.01 % of Bienville Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,494

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lincoln Parish , LA 0.87 % ($20,951 AGI )
  • Webster Parish , LA 0.74 % ($26,029 AGI )
  • Bossier Parish , LA 0.64 % ($30,533 AGI )
  • Caddo Parish , LA 0.62 % ($26,414 AGI )
  • Jackson Parish , LA 0.40 % ($29,158 AGI )
  • Claiborne Parish , LA 0.25 % ($33,750 AGI )
  • Natchitoches Parish , LA 0.25 % ($35,083 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 0.23 % ($23,636 AGI )
  • Ouachita Parish , LA 0.23 % ($24,455 AGI )
  • Red River Parish , LA 0.21 % ($31,600 AGI )

Relocation away from Bienville Parish, LA

7.09 % of Bienville 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 $29,060

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Lincoln Parish , LA 1.00 % ($23,745 AGI )
  • Bossier Parish , LA 0.93 % ($31,614 AGI )
  • Webster Parish , LA 0.81 % ($21,658 AGI )
  • Caddo Parish , LA 0.68 % ($28,500 AGI )
  • Jackson Parish , LA 0.55 % ($31,038 AGI )
  • Claiborne Parish , LA 0.30 % ($38,786 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 Bienville Parish, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Bienville Parish, Louisiana


On 06/17/1974, a tornado touched down 2.68 miles from the center of Bienville Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 11/26/2001, a tornado touched down 4.48 miles from the center of Bienville Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 11/03/1992, a tornado touched down 5.12 miles from the center of Bienville Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000,000 to $50,000,000.

On 05/06/1967, a tornado touched down 5.47 miles from the center of Bienville Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 05/25/1970, a tornado touched down 5.87 miles from the center of Bienville Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Bienville Parish, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
03/06/1996, 03:40 pm 0 0 $40K --
         
Lightning        
04/10/2007, 08:20 am 0 0 $30K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/16/2006, 05:05 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/07/2006, 06:55 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/10/2003, 08:15 pm 0 0 $120K --
12/30/2002, 08:24 pm 1 1 -- --
07/24/2002, 02:10 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/11/2002, 04:10 pm 0 0 $50K --
04/07/2002, 11:25 pm 0 0 $2K --
10/11/2001, 09:55 am 0 0 $10K --
10/11/2001, 09:05 am 0 0 $350K --
03/10/2000, 01:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
09/07/1999, 05:00 pm 0 0 $40K --
07/21/1999, 03:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/09/1999, 05:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/04/1999, 07:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
11/10/1998, 04:34 am 0 0 $30K --
06/05/1998, 08:15 am 0 0 $20K --
02/26/1998, 02:35 am 0 0 $100K --
04/20/1996, 04:15 pm 0 0 $30K --
11/05/1994, 05:28 am 0 0 $1K --
11/05/1994, 04:50 am 0 0 $1K --
11/05/1994, 04:40 am 0 0 $1K --
11/05/1994, 04:30 am 0 0 $1K --
06/30/1994, 10:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/09/1994, 01:35 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/06/1994, 03:55 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/29/1994, 01:28 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/29/1994, 01:17 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/13/1994, 08:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/15/1994, 12:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/15/1994, 11:50 am 0 0 $1K --
04/15/1994, 11:50 am 0 0 $1K --
01/26/1994, 09:23 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/14/1993, 04:10 pm 0 1 $50K --
         



Tornados In Bienville Parish, Louisiana

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-02-24 1 200 1 0 1 -- --
  2005-04-05 2 300 1 0 0 -- --
  2005-04-05 1 300 1 0 0 $250K --
  2005-04-05 3 300 1 0 1 $300K --
  2005-01-12 15 250 2 0 12 $4M --
  2004-04-29 7 75 1 0 0 $30K --
  2003-05-13 4 25 1 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-13 4 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-11-26 12 30 1 0 0 -- --
  2000-04-23 16 700 2 0 0 $800K --
  1999-04-03 9 200 3 0 0 $2M --
  1999-01-01 8 50 2 0 0 $88K --
  1999-01-01 2 40 2 0 0 $60K --
  1999-01-01 1 31 1 0 0 $15K --
  1998-04-08 -- 400 1 0 0 $70K --
  1992-11-03 7 300 3 0 0 $25M --
  1992-11-03 2 40 1 0 0 $25K --
  1992-11-03 2 43 1 0 0 -- --
  1992-11-03 2 43 1 0 0 $25K --
  1992-11-03 1 43 1 0 0 $250K --
  1991-04-27 5 120 1 0 0 $25K --
  1991-04-12 10 100 2 0 0 $250K --
  1990-04-27 2 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1990-02-15 1 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1990-02-15 1 30 1 0 0 $3K --
  1990-02-15 1 30 1 0 0 $3K --
  1986-06-27 -- 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1985-04-30 3 200 1 0 0 -- --
  1985-04-23 2 150 1 0 0 -- --
  1985-04-23 5 200 2 0 0 -- --
  1985-04-23 2 150 1 0 0 -- --
  1984-03-04 8 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  1983-04-01 1 20 1 0 0 $25K --
  1982-04-25 13 500 3 0 0 $250K --
  1982-04-25 10 500 3 0 1 $250K --
  1979-04-11 2 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  1978-12-03 33 150 3 0 0 -- --
  1978-12-03 8 300 3 2 3 $250K --
  1978-05-07 5 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1975-03-28 4 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1974-10-28 -- 17 1 0 0 $3K --
  1974-06-17 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1974-06-07 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1972-04-15 1 40 1 0 0 $25K --
  1970-05-25 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1970-04-25 24 833 1 0 0 $25K --
  1967-04-13 1 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1965-12-11 -- 283 1 0 4 $25K --
  1959-04-21 4 33 1 0 1 $250K --
  1959-04-17 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1958-11-14 6 30 2 0 1 $25K --
  1957-01-22 2 167 3 3 9 $250K --
  1955-05-23 4 400 2 0 0 $25K --
  1918-01-01 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1916-01-01 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1915-01-01 -- 10 1 0 0 -- --
  1915-01-01 -- 27 1 0 0 $25K --





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Crime Analysis

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



Jails in Bienville Parish, Louisiana


  • Bienville Parish Jail


    P.o. Box 328, Arcadia, LA 71001
    Capacity: 55
    Confined: 50
    Avg. Population: 50
    Year Built: 1950
    Year Renovated: 1986


(updated 2006)



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