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Demographics Analysis

The people of Rapides 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
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 4,676

5 to 9 years : 4,443

10 to 14 years : 5,150

15 to 17 years : 2,860

18 and 19 years : 1,923

20 years : 969

21 years : 690

22 to 24 years : 2,811

25 to 29 years : 4,200

30 to 34 years : 4,235

35 to 39 years : 3,404

40 to 44 years : 4,173

45 to 49 years : 4,145

50 to 54 years : 4,411

55 to 59 years : 4,146

60 and 61 years : 1,620

62 to 64 years : 1,992

65 and 66 years : 1,356

67 to 69 years : 1,324

70 to 74 years : 2,043

75 to 79 years : 1,426

80 to 84 years : 1,125

85 years and over : 732

Female:

Under 5 years : 4,385

5 to 9 years : 4,245

10 to 14 years : 5,199

15 to 17 years : 2,836

18 and 19 years : 1,651

20 years : 1,269

21 years : 985

22 to 24 years : 2,084

25 to 29 years : 4,377

30 to 34 years : 4,403

35 to 39 years : 3,910

40 to 44 years : 4,292

45 to 49 years : 4,746

50 to 54 years : 4,805

55 to 59 years : 5,030

60 and 61 years : 1,282

62 to 64 years : 2,244

65 and 66 years : 1,459

67 to 69 years : 1,744

70 to 74 years : 2,603

75 to 79 years : 2,265

80 to 84 years : 1,331

85 years and over : 1,433


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 128,031

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 81

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 930

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,471

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,919


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 8,277

5 to 17 years : 21,596

18 to 24 years : 9,247

25 to 34 years : 13,986

35 to 44 years : 12,217

45 to 54 years : 12,906

55 to 59 years : 6,547

60 and 61 years : 2,247

62 to 64 years : 3,013

65 to 74 years : 8,002

75 years and over : 6,094

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 768

5 to 17 years : 2,656

18 to 24 years : 2,714

25 to 34 years : 2,400

35 to 44 years : 2,748

45 to 54 years : 4,511

55 to 59 years : 2,289

60 and 61 years : 546

62 to 64 years : 1,174

65 to 74 years : 2,189

75 years and over : 1,904

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 53

18 to 24 years : 32

25 to 34 years : 336

35 to 44 years : 136

45 to 54 years : 335

55 to 59 years : 95

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 24

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 16

5 to 17 years : 428

18 to 24 years : 389

25 to 34 years : 493

35 to 44 years : 678

45 to 54 years : 355

55 to 59 years : 245

60 and 61 years : 109

62 to 64 years : 49

65 to 74 years : 338

75 years and over : 290


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 27,538

Now married, except separated : 32,251

Divorced : 10,586

Separated : 2,874

Widowed : 5,949

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5,090

Now married, except separated : 9,876

Divorced : 3,581

Separated : 558

Widowed : 1,956

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 313

Now married, except separated : 479

Divorced : 55

Separated : 96

Widowed : 39

Foreign born:

Never married : 784

Now married, except separated : 1,939

Divorced : 155

Separated : 71

Widowed : 144


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 12,473

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 17,012

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8,234

$15,000 to $24,999 : 12,561

$25,000 to $34,999 : 8,806

$35,000 to $49,999 : 9,111

$50,000 to $64,999 : 5,022

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,742

$75,000 or more : 4,237

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 2,979

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,017

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,256

$15,000 to $24,999 : 3,142

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,834

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,055

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,468

$65,000 to $74,999 : 452

$75,000 or more : 1,858

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 128

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 109

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $24,999 : 228

$25,000 to $34,999 : 101

$35,000 to $49,999 : 158

$50,000 to $64,999 : 47

$65,000 to $74,999 : 47

$75,000 or more : 141

Foreign born:

No income : 582

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 705

$10,000 to $14,999 : 487

$15,000 to $24,999 : 323

$25,000 to $34,999 : 288

$35,000 to $49,999 : 337

$50,000 to $64,999 : 78

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 293


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 20,600

Born in other state of the United States : 23,511

Native; born outside the United States : 32,258

Foreign born : 16,194


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Under 3 years : 5,416

3 and 4 years : 3,645

5 years : 1,763

6 to 8 years : 5,249

9 to 11 years : 6,013

12 to 14 years : 5,941

15 to 17 years : 5,544


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 5,215

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,441

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3,860

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2,872

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2,805

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3,258

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2,472

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2,775

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,788

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3,988

$60,000 to $74,999 : 3,692

$75,000 to $99,999 : 4,639

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3,030

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,616

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,176

$200,000 or more : 936


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Rapides Parish, Louisiana is 132,432



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Rapides Parish, Louisiana: 63,854
Female Population in Rapides Parish, Louisiana: 68,578


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Rapides Parish, Louisiana: 34.9
Median Female Resident Age in Rapides Parish, Louisiana: 39.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Rapides Parish, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

40.8

Male

39.4

Female

42.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.8

Male

29.0

Female

32.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

36.1

Female

37.7

Asian


Both sexes

35.9

Male

34.8

Female

36.9

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

34.0

Male

31.5

Female

45.5

Other


Both sexes

26.6

Male

27.3

Female

25.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.5

Male

17.8

Female

22.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.1

Male

26.7

Female

28.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.1

Male

39.7

Female

42.5


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,608

No health insurance coverage : 94

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,479

No health insurance coverage : 838

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,683

No health insurance coverage : 2,184

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,337

No health insurance coverage : 2,713

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,014

No health insurance coverage : 2,306

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,673

No health insurance coverage : 1,608

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,662

No health insurance coverage : 928

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,598

No health insurance coverage : 15

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 3,093

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,688

No health insurance coverage : 434

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,856

No health insurance coverage : 618

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,714

No health insurance coverage : 2,231

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,150

No health insurance coverage : 2,502

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,710

No health insurance coverage : 2,484

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,713

No health insurance coverage : 1,838

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,879

No health insurance coverage : 1,584

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,640

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 4,809

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,111

No employer-based health insurance : 3,591

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,569

No employer-based health insurance : 6,748

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,381

No employer-based health insurance : 3,486

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,743

No employer-based health insurance : 4,307

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,747

No employer-based health insurance : 3,573

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,422

No employer-based health insurance : 3,859

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,861

No employer-based health insurance : 3,729

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,650

No employer-based health insurance : 2,963

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,097

No employer-based health insurance : 1,996

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,839

No employer-based health insurance : 3,283

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,791

No employer-based health insurance : 6,683

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,447

No employer-based health insurance : 3,498

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,644

No employer-based health insurance : 4,008

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,027

No employer-based health insurance : 4,167

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,735

No employer-based health insurance : 3,816

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,652

No employer-based health insurance : 3,811

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,983

No employer-based health insurance : 3,657

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,438

No employer-based health insurance : 3,371


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 104,132

Born in other state in the United States : 23,899

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 57

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 954

Foreign born : 3,390


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Speak only English : 115,915

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 3,176

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 1,631

German or other West Germanic languages : 91

Slavic languages : 53

Other Indo-European languages : 216

Korean : 172

Chinese : 495

Vietnamese : 181

Tagalog : 77

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 473

Other and unspecified languages : 891


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 287

No Medicare coverage : 16,732

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 2,990

No Medicare coverage : 34,118

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 7,343

No Medicare coverage : 363

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 150

No Medicare coverage : 16,446

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 2,517

No Medicare coverage : 38,288

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 10,216

No Medicare coverage : 233


(updated 2013)



Races in Rapides Parish, Louisiana


  • White: 84,994
  • African American: 42,486
  • American Indian: 852
  • Asian: 2,019
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 93
  • Some Other Race: 276
  • Two or More Races: 1,712



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 918   (2.48%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 443   (1.2%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 714   (1.93%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,594   (4.31%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,009   (2.73%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,640   (4.44%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,613   (4.37%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,697   (4.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 12,566   (34.01%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,360   (6.39%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 5,130   (13.88%)
  • Associate Degree: 942   (2.55%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,883   (10.51%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,233   (3.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 860   (2.33%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 346   (0.94%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 750   (1.75%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 286   (0.67%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 802   (1.87%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,779   (4.15%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,319   (3.08%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,804   (4.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 2,000   (4.67%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,893   (4.42%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 14,372   (33.53%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3,151   (7.35%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 5,845   (13.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,979   (4.62%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4,592   (10.71%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,889   (4.41%)
  • Professional School Degree: 339   (0.79%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 63   (0.15%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,481

5 to 9 years : 7,794

10 to 14 years : 9,156

15 to 17 years : 4,793

18 and 19 years : 1,689

20 to 24 years : 2,117

25 to 34 years : 1,141

35 years and over : 1,563

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 328

5 to 9 years : 768

10 to 14 years : 951

15 to 17 years : 705

18 and 19 years : 429

20 to 24 years : 775

25 to 34 years : 375

35 years and over : 390

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,836

5 to 9 years : 126

10 to 14 years : 242

15 to 17 years : 198

18 and 19 years : 1,456

20 to 24 years : 5,916

25 to 34 years : 15,699

35 years and over : 67,088


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

  • Rapides Parish School Board


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 1230, Alexandria, LA 71309, Phone: (318) 487-0888, Students: 23,976 )

  • La Special Education Center


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Drawer 7797, Alexandria, LA 71306, Phone: (318) 487-5487, Students: 40 )

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

  • Scott M. Brame Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 4800 Dawn Street, Alexandria, LA 71301, Phone: (318) 443-3688, Students: 783 )

  • J.i. Barron Sr. Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 3655 Holloway Road, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 445-6860, Students: 760 )

  • Northwood High School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 8830 Highway 1 North, Lena, LA 71447, Phone: (318) 793-8021, Students: 753 )

  • Cherokee Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 5700 Prescott Road, Alexandria, LA 71301, Phone: (318) 442-1987, Students: 710 )

  • Pineville Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 501 Edgewood Drive, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 640-0512, Students: 697 )

  • Alexandria Middle Magnet School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 122 Maryland Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71301, Phone: (318) 445-5343, Students: 659 )

  • Buckeye Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: P O Box 529, Deville, LA 71328, Phone: (318) 466-3233, Students: 647 )

  • Phoenix Magnet Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 4500 Lincoln Road, Alexandria, LA 71302, Phone: (318) 445-6296, Students: 641 )

  • J.b. Nachman Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 4102 Wakefield Boulevard, Alexandria, LA 71303, Phone: (318) 445-7725, Students: 610 )

  • Tioga Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 4310 Pardue Road, Tioga, LA 71477, Phone: (318) 640-9494, Students: 570 )

  • Tioga Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: P O Box 639, Tioga, LA 71477, Phone: (318) 640-9412, Students: 568 )

  • Oak Hill Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 7362 Highway 112, Elmer, LA 71424, Phone: (318) 793-5177, Students: 516 )

  • Arthur F. Smith Middle Magnet School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 3100 Jones Street, Alexandria, LA 71302, Phone: (318) 445-6241, Students: 472 )

  • D.f. Huddle Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 505 Texas Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71301, Phone: (318) 442-7921, Students: 466 )

  • J.s. Slocum Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 207 Griffith Street, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 445-7151, Students: 455 )

  • Ruby-wise Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 5279 Old Marksville Highway, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 443-6089, Students: 438 )

  • Paradise Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 5010 Monroe Highway, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 640-1033, Students: 416 )

  • Pineville Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 835 Main Street, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 442-8154, Students: 405 )

  • Ball Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 89 Camp Livingston Road, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 640-5394, Students: 396 )

  • Forest Hill Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: P O Box 400, Forest Hill, LA 71430, Phone: (318) 748-6844, Students: 393 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

  • Pineville High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 1511 Line Street, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 442-8990, Students: 1,136 )

  • Alexandria Senior High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 800 Ola Lane, Alexandria, LA 71303, Phone: (318) 448-8234, Students: 1,091 )

  • Tioga High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: P O Box 1030, Tioga, LA 71477, Phone: (318) 640-9661, Students: 854 )

  • Peabody Magnet High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 2727 Jones Street, Alexandria, LA 71302, Phone: (318) 448-3457, Students: 784 )

  • Buckeye High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P O Box 439, Deville, LA 71328, Phone: (318) 466-5678, Students: 746 )

  • Bolton High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 2101 Vance Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71301, Phone: (318) 448-3628, Students: 604 )

  • Glenmora High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P O Box 1168, Glenmora, LA 71433, Phone: (318) 748-8145, Students: 328 )

  • Oak Hill High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P O Box 269, Hineston, LA 71438, Phone: (318) 793-2014, Students: 325 )

  • Rapides High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: P O Box 770, Lecompte, LA 71346, Phone: (318) 776-9371, Students: 235 )

  • J Levy Dabadie Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 1453 15th Street, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 640-0351, Students: 5 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

  • Louisiana State University At Alexandria


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 2,574; Location: 100 Hwy 71 South, Alexandria, LA 71302, Web: http://www.lsua.edu )

  • Louisiana College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 1,056; Location: 140 College Dr, Pineville, LA 71359, Web: http://www.lacollege.edu )

  • Louisiana Technical College-alexandria Campus


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 504; Location: 311 South Macarthur Drive, Alexandria, LA 71302, Web: http://www.region6.ltc.edu )

  • Blue Cliff College


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 55; Location: 505 Metro Dr Ste 1, Alexandria, LA 71301, )

  • Pineville Beauty School


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 50; Location: 008 Main St, Pineville, LA 71360, )

  • Alexandria Academy Of Beauty Culture


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 43; Location: 305 Rapides Ave, Alexandria, LA 71301, Web: http://alexacebeauty.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

  • Holy Savior Menard High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 4603 Coliseum Blvd, Alexandria, LA 71303, Phone: (318) 445-8233, Students: 568 )

  • Alexandria Country Day School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 5603 Bayou Rapides Road, Alexandria, LA 71303, Phone: (318) 448-1475, Students: 527 )

  • Our Lady-prompt Succor School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 420 21st Street, Alexandria, LA 71301, Phone: (318) 487-1862, Students: 491 )

  • Grace Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 4900 Jackson Street Ext, Alexandria, LA 71303, Phone: (318) 445-8735, Students: 421 )

  • St Rita School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2386 Vandenburg Drive, Alexandria, LA 71303, Phone: (318) 473-0538, Students: 253 )

  • St Frances Cabrini School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2215 E Texas Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71301, Phone: (318) 448-3333, Students: 196 )

  • Alpine Christian School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 7215 Shreveport Highway, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 640-3804, Students: 96 )

  • Hope Baptist School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 7921 Highway 28 West, Alexandria, LA 71303, Phone: (318) 445-0292, Students: 68 )

  • Smyrna Jr Academy


    ( Grades: 1-7, Location: Po Box 6408, Alexandria, LA 71307, Phone: (318) 442-3621, Students: 12 )

  • Weekday Early Education


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 2455 Highway 28 E, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 445-7306, Students: 10 )

  • Louisiana Youth Challenge


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 555 E Street, Pineville, LA 71360, Phone: (318) 641-5821, )

  • Montessori Educational Center


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 4209 N Bolton Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71303, Phone: (318) 445-0138, )

Academic Libraries In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

  • Boyce Branch


    500a Ulster Street, Boyce, LA 71409

  • Carl N. Gunter Sr. Branch


    5630 Holloway Road, Pineville, LA 71360

  • Georgie G. Johnson Branch


    1610 Veterans Drive, Lecompte, LA 71346

  • Hineston Branch


    1810 Highway 121, Hineston, LA 71438

  • J. W. Mcdonald Branch


    1075 Hwy 497, Glenmora, LA 71433

  • J.l. Robertson Branch


    809 Tioga High School Road, Boyce, LA 71409

  • Martin Branch


    801 West Shamrock Street, Pineville, LA 71360

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Branch


    3311 Third Street, Alexandria, LA 71302

  • Westside Regional


    5416 Provine Place, Alexandria, LA 71303

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

  • Rapides Parish Library


    411 Washington Street, Alexandria, LA 71301

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Rapides Parish, Louisiana


  • African American Cultural Center And Museum Inc


    1304 Beech St, Alexandria, LA 71301

  • Alexandria Museum Of Art


    933 Main St, Alexandria, LA 71301
    http://www.themuseum.org

  • Arna Bontemps African American Museum


    1327 3rd St, Alexandria, LA 71301
    http://www.arnabontempsmuseum.org

  • Historical Association Of Central Louisiana


    Po Box 1007, Alexandria, LA 71301

  • Kent Plantation House


    3601 Bayou Rapides Rd, Alexandria, LA 71303
    http://www.kenthouse.org

  • Kent Plantation House Incorporated


    Po Box 13404, Alexandria, LA 71301

  • Louisiana Czech Museum


    6375 Highway 28 East, Pineville, LA 71360

  • Louisiana Maneuver & Military Museum Inc


    409 F Street Camp Beauregard, Pineville, LA 71360

  • Louisiana State University At Alexandria Foundation


    8100 Highway 71 S, Alexandria, LA 71302
    http://www.lsua.edu

  • Masonic Library Museum Foundation Of Louisiana Inc


    5746 Masonic Dr, Alexandria, LA 71301

  • Pineville Art Gallery Inc


    118 Agnes Ln, Pineville, LA 71360

  • Southern Forest Heritage Museum & Research Center Inc


    Po Box 5067, Alexandria, LA 71301

  • Talimali Band Apalachee Indians Of Louisiana


    259 Libuse Cutoff Rd, Pineville, LA 71360

  • The Rapides Exploratory Education House Inc


    1403 3rd St, Alexandria, LA 71301

  • Tioga Historical Society


    Po Box 151, Pineville, LA 71360

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Rapides Parish, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Alexandria International Airport   (2) Andrus Landing Field   (3) Chandler Airport   (4) Cheneyville Landing Strip   (5) Esler Regional Airport   (6) Grass Roots Airport   (7) Huey P Long Regional Medical Center Heliport   (8) James Landing Strip   (9) Jasmine Hill Airport   (10) Miller Landing Strip   (11) Myers Number 2 Landing Strip   (12) Nichols Landing Strip   (13) Pineville Municipal Airport   (14) Rapides General Hospital Heliport   (15) Rays Landing Strip   (16) Roland Airport   (17) Saint Francis Cabrini Hospital Heliport   (18) Summerville Airstrip   (19) Summerville Landing Strip   (20) Troop E Heliport   (21) Vaughan Landing Strip   (22) Woodworth Airport  

Area


(1) Holloway Prairie  

Bay


(1) Bennett Bay   (2) Neals Bay  

Bend


(1) Pontfield Bend  

Bridge


(1) Kincaid Bridge   (2) Lamothe Bridge   (3) Twin Bridges  

Building


(1) Alexandria City Hall   (2) Alexandria City Marshal S Office   (3) Alexandria Fire Department   (4) Alexandria Hall   (5) Alexandria Historical And Genealogical Library   (6) Alexandria Museum Of Art   (7) Alpine Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (8) Alpine Volunteer Fire Department Station 3   (9) Ball Town City Police Department   (10) Ball Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (11) Ball Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (12) Ball Volunteer Fire Department Station 3   (13) Bolton Avenue Community Center   (14) Boyce Police Department   (15) Boyce Volunteer Fire Department   (16) Casson Street Community Center   (17) Cheneyville Volunteer Fire Department   (18) Cotile - Gardner Fire Department   (19) Cotile Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (20) Deville Volunteer Fire Department   (21) Echo - Poland Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (22) Echo - Poland Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (23) Echo - Poland Volunteer Fire Department Station 3   (24) Fifth Ward Volunteer Fire Department   (25) Flatwoods Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (26) Flatwoods Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (27) Flatwoods Volunteer Fire Department Station 3   (28) Forest Hill Volunteer Fire Department   (29) Glenmora Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (30) Glenmora Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (31) Holiday Village Volunteer Fire Department District 4 Station 1   (32) Holiday Village Volunteer Fire Department District 4 Station 2   (33) Holiday Village Volunteer Fire Department District 4 Station 3   (34) Holiday Village Volunteer Fire Department District 4 Station 4   (35) J Levy Dabadie Correctional Center   (36) Lecompte Police Department   (37) Lecompte Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (38) Lecompte Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (39) Mcnary Police Department   (40) Oak Hill Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (41) Oak Hill Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (42) Oak Hill Volunteer Fire Department Station 3   (43) Oak Hill Volunteer Fire Department Station 4   (44) Oak Hill Volunteer Fire Department Station 5   (45) Pineville Branch Rapides Parish Library   (46) Pineville City Hall   (47) Pineville City Police   (48) Pineville Civic Center   (49) Pineville Community Recreation Center   (50) Pineville Fire Department Station 1   (51) Pineville Fire Department Station 3   (52) Pineville Main Street Community Center   (53) Plainview Community Volunteer Fire Department   (54) Rapides Parish Coliseum   (55) Rapides Parish Courthouse   (56) Rapides Parish Fire District 2 Station 1   (57) Rapides Parish Fire District 2 Station 3   (58) Rapides Parish Fire District 2 Station 4   (59) Rapides Parish Fire District 2 Station 5   (60) Rapides Parish Library   (61) Rapides Parish Sheriff S Office   (62) Rapides Parish Sheriff S Office Substation   (63) Ruby - Kolan Volunteer Fire Department   (64) Spring Creek Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (65) Spring Creek Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (66) Spring Creek Volunteer Fire Department Station 3   (67) Spring Creek Volunteer Fire Department Station 4   (68) Woodworth Police Department   (69) Woodworth Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Chatlin Lake Canal   (2) Compton Lake Canal   (3) Horseshoe Drainage Canal   (4) Irish Ditch Number One   (5) Irish Ditch Number Two  

Cape


(1) Mossy Point   (2) River Point   (3) Routh Point   (4) Saline Point   (5) Texas Point  

Cemetery


(1) Alexander Memorial Gardens   (2) Alexandria National Cemetery   (3) Anandale Cemetery   (4) Ball Cemetery   (5) Ballard Cemetery   (6) Bay Spring Cemetery   (7) Belgard Cemetery   (8) Blackwell Cemetery   (9) Bnai Israel Cemetery   (10) Boyce Cemetery   (11) Bradford Cemetery   (12) Burlew Cemetery   (13) Burns Cemetery   (14) Burrough Cemetery   (15) Butters Cemetery   (16) Calvert Cemetery   (17) Campbell Creek Cemetery   (18) Campground Cemetery   (19) Carnahan Cemetery   (20) Carnal Cemetery   (21) Christians Cemetery   (22) Cloverdale Cemetery   (23) Comrade Cemetery   (24) Craig Cemetery   (25) Czech National Cemetery   (26) Dark-neal Cemetery   (27) Deloges Cemetery   (28) Deville Cemetery   (29) Dewill Cemetery   (30) Doyle Cemetery   (31) Dyer Cemetery   (32) Figgins Cemetery   (33) Forest Lawn Memorial Park   (34) Garden Of Memories Cemetery   (35) Glenmora Cemetery   (36) Greenwood Memorial Park Cemetery   (37) Hardshell Cemetery   (38) Hawkins Cemetery   (39) Hill Cemetery   (40) Holly Oak Cemetery   (41) Holt Cemetery   (42) Hooper Cemetery   (43) Indian Creek Cemetery   (44) James Cemetery   (45) Jewish Cemetery   (46) Johnson Cemetery   (47) Kalone Cemetery   (48) Knight Cemetery   (49) Labat Cemetery   (50) Lacour Cemetery   (51) Laurel Hill Cemetery   (52) Lecompte Cemetery   (53) Liberty Hill Cemetery   (54) Libuse Czech Cemetery   (55) Lincoln Memorial Cemetery   (56) Linzay Cemetery   (57) Lofton Cemetery   (58) Lone Star Cemetery   (59) Marler Cemetery   (60) Martin Springs Cemetery   (61) Maryhill Seminary Cemetery   (62) Mathews Cemetery   (63) Mcnutt Cemetery   (64) Mcnutt Hill Cemetery   (65) Meeker Cemetery   (66) Melder Cemetery   (67) Methodist Cemetery   (68) Moore Cemetery   (69) Mount Moriah Cemetery   (70) Mount Olivet Cemetery   (71) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (72) Newell Cemetery   (73) Newlight Cemetery   (74) Nichols Cemetery   (75) Noel Cemetery   (76) Oak Grove Cemetery   (77) Osburn Willis Cemetery   (78) Paul Cemetery   (79) Peart Cemetery   (80) Pisgah Cemetery   (81) Pisgah Church Cemetery   (82) Rocky Hill Cemetery   (83) Rose Lawn Cemetery   (84) Rose View Cemetery   (85) Rougeau Cemetery   (86) Saint Aloysius Cemetery   (87) Saint John Cemetery   (88) Saint Mark Cemetery   (89) Saint Peter Cemetery   (90) Schorn Brook Cemetery   (91) Science Hill Cemetery   (92) Smith Cemetery   (93) Spring Hill Cemetery   (94) Stafford Cemetery   (95) Stanley Cemetery   (96) Sunrise Memorial Gardens   (97) Swann Cemetery   (98) Texada Cemetery   (99) Union Hill Cemetery   (100) Upper Mount Moriah Cemetery   (101) Watkin Cemetery   (102) Wells Cemetery   (103) Wesley Cemetery   (104) Williams Cemetery   (105) Wilmer Memorial Cemetery   (106) Wise Cemetery  

Census


(1) Clifton Choctaw State Designated Tribal Statistical Area   (2) Deville Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Air Base Baptist Church   (2) Air Base Road Baptist Church   (3) Alexandria Church Of Christ   (4) Amiable Baptist Church   (5) Amiable Church   (6) Annadale Baptist Church   (7) Antioch Baptist Church   (8) Antioch Church Of God In Christ   (9) Apostolic Church   (10) Augustana Lutheran Church   (11) Baptist Temple   (12) Barron Chapel Historical   (13) Bay Spring   (14) Bay Springs Church Historical   (15) Beechwood Church   (16) Bethany Church   (17) Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (18) Bethel Church   (19) Beulah Baptist Church   (20) Bibleway Pentecostal Church   (21) Big Hammock Church   (22) Big Island Baptist Church   (23) Big Island Church   (24) Bnai Israel Synagogue   (25) Bright Morning Star Baptist Church   (26) Calcasieu Church   (27) Calvary Baptist Church   (28) Camp Eight Church   (29) Camp Ground Church Historical   (30) Carmel Baptist Church   (31) Cedar Grove Church   (32) Central Church   (33) Christian Chapel   (34) Christian Love Baptist Church   (35) Church Of Christ   (36) Church Of God   (37) Church Of God In Christ   (38) Church Of God Prophecy   (39) Church Of The Lord Jesus   (40) Clear Run Baptist Church   (41) College Drive Baptist Church   (42) Community Baptist Church   (43) Comrade Church   (44) Congregation Gemiluth Chassodim Temple   (45) Craig Tabernacle   (46) Damascus Church   (47) Davis Crossing Church   (48) Deville Church   (49) Dixie Baptist Church   (50) East Pineville Baptist Church   (51) Eastern Charm Baptist Church   (52) Eastern Star Baptist Church   (53) Edgefield Baptist Church   (54) Edgefield Church   (55) Edgewood Drive Free Methodist Church   (56) Elwood Church   (57) Emmanuel Baptist Church   (58) Enterprise Baptist Church   (59) Episcopal Church Of The Western Diocese Of Louisiana   (60) Faith Baptist Church   (61) Faith Bible Missionary Church   (62) Fellowship Church   (63) Fifth Ward Church   (64) First Assembly Of God Church   (65) First Baptist Church Of Pineville   (66) First Bethlehem Baptist Church   (67) First Christian Church   (68) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (69) First Church Of God   (70) First Church Of The Nazarene   (71) First Evening Star Baptist Church   (72) First Evergreen Baptist Church   (73) First Pentecostal Church   (74) First Saint Mark Baptist Church   (75) First United Methodist Church   (76) First United Methodist Church Of Pineville   (77) First United Pentecostal Church   (78) First Wesleyan Church   (79) Flatwoods Church Historical   (80) Freedom Baptist Church   (81) Freedom Church   (82) Friendship Baptist Church   (83) Galilee Baptist Church   (84) Glenmora Baptist Church   (85) Glenmora Church Of Christ   (86) Glenmora United Methodist Church   (87) Good Hope Baptist Church   (88) Good Hope Church   (89) Goodwill Baptist Church   (90) Gospel Church   (91) Grace Christian Center   (92) Greater New Hope Baptist Church   (93) Greater New Zion Baptist Church   (94) Greater Saint Lawrence Baptist Church   (95) Greater Third Evergreen Baptist Church   (96) Handley Loop Church   (97) Harmony Baptist Church   (98) Harmony Church   (99) Hemphill Star Church   (100) Highland Church   (101) Holloway Church   (102) Holy Family Catholic Church   (103) Homewood Baptist Church   (104) Hope Baptist Church   (105) Horeshoe Drive United Methodist Church   (106) Hosanna Baptist Church   (107) Independent Baptist Church   (108) Jackson Street Presbyterian Church   (109) Jerusalem Baptist Church   (110) Jesus Christ Apostolic Holiness Church   (111) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (112) Kingsville Baptist Church   (113) Kolin Baptist Church   (114) Lacamp Church   (115) Lacamp Church Of God   (116) Lakeside Baptist Church   (117) Lakeside Church Of The Nazarene   (118) Lakeside Pentecostal Church   (119) Lamourie Baptist Church   (120) Latanier Church   (121) Laurel Hill Baptist Church   (122) Laurel Hill Church   (123) Leander Church   (124) Lehy Chapel   (125) Liberty Baptist Church   (126) Liberty Hill Church   (127) Live Oak Baptist Church   (128) Living Tabernacle Church Historical   (129) Lone Pine Church   (130) Lone Star Church   (131) Love Fellowship Christian Church   (132) Macarthur Drive United Methodist Church   (133) Magnolia Baptist Church   (134) Magnolia Church   (135) Main Street Baptist Mission   (136) Mars Hill Baptist Church   (137) Martha Chapel Free Methodist Church   (138) Maryhill Seminary   (139) Meredith Heights Church   (140) Methodonia Church   (141) Mora Church   (142) Morning Glory Church Historical   (143) Mount Beulah Baptist Church   (144) Mount Calvary Baptist Church   (145) Mount Carmel Baptist Church   (146) Mount Herman Church   (147) Mount Lebanon Baptist Church   (148) Mount Moriah Church   (149) Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church   (150) Mount Pilgrim Church   (151) Mount Pisgah Baptist Church   (152) Mount Pleasant Church   (153) Mount Tramp Church   (154) Mount Triumph Baptist Church   (155) Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church   (156) Nazarene Missionary Baptist Church   (157) New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church   (158) New Hope Baptist Church   (159) New Hope Church   (160) New Hope Free Methodist Church   (161) New Jerusalem Baptist Church   (162) New Kingdom Baptist Church   (163) New Light Church   (164) New Morning Glory Church   (165) New Pilgrim Baptist Church   (166) New Saint Mark Baptist Church   (167) New Sunrise Church   (168) New Testament Apostolic Holiness Church   (169) New Zion Baptist Church   (170) New Zion Church Historical   (171) Newday Deliverance Holiness Church   (172) Newell Church Historical   (173) Newman United Methodist Church   (174) Northside Baptist Church   (175) Oak Grove Church   (176) Oakland Baptist Church   (177) Olive Branch Baptist Church   (178) Olive Church   (179) Our Lady Of Lourdes Church   (180) Our Lady Of Prompt Succor Catholic Church   (181) Palmer Church   (182) Parkview Baptist Church   (183) Pelican Drive Church   (184) Peniel Church   (185) Pentecost Church   (186) Philadelphia Baptist Church   (187) Pilgrim Rest Church   (188) Pine Grove Church   (189) Pine Ridge Baptist Church   (190) Pinehurst Baptist Church   (191) Pineville Church Of Christ   (192) Pineville First Church Of The Nazarene   (193) Pineville Park Baptist Church   (194) Pisgah Church   (195) Pisgah Church Historical   (196) Pleasant Church   (197) Pleasant Grove Church   (198) Pleasant Hill Church   (199) Poland Baptist Church   (200) Rapides Baptist Church   (201) Rapides Church   (202) Red Store Church   (203) Red Store Church Historical   (204) Red Top Church Historical   (205) Redeemer Church   (206) Riverview Baptist Church   (207) Rose Of Sharon Baptist Church   (208) Sacred Heart Catholic Church   (209) Saint Clair Baptist Church   (210) Saint Francis Cabrini Catholic Church   (211) Saint Francis Xavier Cathedral   (212) Saint James Catholic Church   (213) Saint James Episcopal Church   (214) Saint John Baptist Church   (215) Saint John Church   (216) Saint Johns Chapel   (217) Saint Johns Church   (218) Saint Jude Church   (219) Saint Juliana Church   (220) Saint Louis Catholic Church   (221) Saint Lukes Church Historical   (222) Saint Mark Baptist Church   (223) Saint Mark Church   (224) Saint Mark Church Historical   (225) Saint Marks Church Historical   (226) Saint Marks United Methodist Church   (227) Saint Matthews Baptist Church   (228) Saint Michaels Church   (229) Saint Paul Baptist Church   (230) Saint Paul Church Historical   (231) Saint Ritas Catholic Church   (232) Saint Samuel Church   (233) Saint Thomas Church Historical   (234) Saint Timothys Episcopal Church   (235) Saints Francis And Ann Church   (236) Science Hill Church Historical   (237) Second Bethlehem Baptist Church   (238) Second Christian Baptist Church   (239) Second Edgefield Baptist Church   (240) Second Evening Star Baptist Church   (241) Second Evergreen Baptist Church   (242) Second Nazarene Baptist Church   (243) Second New Light Baptist Church   (244) Second New Zion Baptist Church   (245) Second Union Baptist Church   (246) Sharp Church   (247) Shiloh Baptist Church   (248) Solid Rock Baptist Church   (249) Spanish Branch Church   (250) Starlight Baptist Church   (251) Sunlight Missionary Baptist Church   (252) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (253) The Pentecostals Of Alexandria Church   (254) Third Evergreen Baptist Church   (255) Timothy Baptist Church   (256) Tioga First Baptist Church   (257) Trinity Baptist Church   (258) Trinity United Methodist Church   (259) True Vine Missionary Baptist Church   (260) Twin Bridges Church   (261) Twin Bridges Church Historical   (262) Twin Oak Church   (263) Union Baptist Church   (264) Union Chapel   (265) Union Church   (266) Union Hill Church   (267) Unitarian Fellowship Of Alexandria   (268) United Church   (269) United Pentecostal Church   (270) Village Church Historical   (271) Waldon Church Historical   (272) Wardville Baptist Church   (273) Wesley United Methodist Church   (274) Wilda Baptist Church   (275) Wilton United Methodist Church   (276) Woodland Presbyterian Church   (277) Woodside Church Of God In Christ   (278) World Harvest Tabernacle   (279) Zion Church   (280) Zion Church Historical   (281) Zion Missionary Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Alexandria Ward One   (2) Buckeye Ward Eleven   (3) Calcasieu Ward Six   (4) Cheneyville Ward Three   (5) City Of Alexandria   (6) City Of Pineville   (7) Cotile Ward Seven   (8) Hineston Ward Five   (9) Lamourie Ward Two   (10) Parish Governing Authority District A   (11) Parish Governing Authority District B   (12) Parish Governing Authority District C   (13) Parish Governing Authority District D   (14) Parish Governing Authority District E   (15) Parish Governing Authority District F   (16) Parish Governing Authority District G   (17) Parish Governing Authority District H   (18) Parish Governing Authority District I   (19) Pineville Ward Nine   (20) Rapides Parish   (21) Rapides Ward Eight   (22) Rigolette Ward Ten   (23) Spring Hill Ward Four   (24) Town Of Ball   (25) Town Of Boyce   (26) Town Of Cheneyville   (27) Town Of Glenmora   (28) Town Of Lecompte   (29) Town Of Woodworth   (30) Village Of Forest Hill   (31) Village Of Mcnary   (32) Ward Five  

Cliff


(1) Deloges Bluff   (2) Grimes Bluff   (3) Miller Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Harris Ferry Historical   (2) Wilsons Ferry Historical  

Dam


(1) Bayou Cocodrie Dam   (2) Beaver Lake Dam   (3) Boudreux Lake Dam   (4) Cotile Lake Dam   (5) Indian Creek Dam   (6) Kincaid Reservoir Dam   (7) Louisiana Noname 54 Dam   (8) Louisiana Noname 98 Dam   (9) Overton Lock And Dam   (10) Valentine Lake Dam  

Flat


(1) Little Prairie  

Forest


(1) Alexander State Forest  

Gut


(1) Back Bayou   (2) Cowhead Bayou   (3) Cross Bayou   (4) Dry Bayou   (5) Duck Slough   (6) East Prong Willow Bayou   (7) Mcintosh Bayou   (8) Mill Bayou   (9) Morgan Bayou   (10) Mound Bayou   (11) Turkey Bayou  

Hospital


(1) Alexandria Veterans Affairs Medical Center   (2) Bayou Rapides Medical Center   (3) Briarwood Hospital   (4) Central Louisiana State Hospital   (5) Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital   (6) Christus Dubuis Hospital Of Alexandria   (7) Christus Saint Frances Cabrini Hospital   (8) Crossroads Regional Hospital   (9) Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital Of Alexandria   (10) Huey P Long Medical Center   (11) Oceans Behavioral Hospital Of Alexandria   (12) Rapides Regional Medical Center   (13) Rapides Women S And Children S Hospital   (14) Riverside Hospital Of Louisiana   (15) United States Base Hospital Number 27 Historical  

Island


(1) Big Island   (2) Island Gap Island   (3) Peachtree Island   (4) Peterson Island  

Lake


(1) Bayou Maria Basin   (2) Bayou Sans   (3) Bench Slough   (4) Big Lake   (5) Bird Pond Historical   (6) Blue Lake   (7) Bordelon Lake   (8) Bush Lake   (9) Bush Lake Historical   (10) Buttonwood Lake   (11) Cannon Lake   (12) Catahoula Lake   (13) Catfish Prairie   (14) Chambers Lake   (15) Chatlin Lake   (16) Cocodrie Lake   (17) Compton Lake Historical   (18) Dads Lake Historical   (19) Fish Lake   (20) Flag Lake Historical   (21) Freeman Lake   (22) Gin Lake   (23) Grime Lake Historical   (24) Hardy Lake   (25) Harris Slough   (26) Hog Lake   (27) Hubbard Brake   (28) Hughes Bayou   (29) Island Bayou   (30) Lake Buhlow   (31) Lockhart Lake   (32) Mathews Brake   (33) Middle Prairie   (34) Mill Pond   (35) Oden Lake   (36) Pierson Lake   (37) Plantation Slough   (38) Rock Island Lake   (39) Saline Lake Historical   (40) Shagafoot Lake   (41) Tanyard Lake   (42) Tarkill Lake   (43) Turtle Bayou   (44) Weems Lake   (45) Williams Lake   (46) Wilson Lake  

Locale


(1) Alexandria Mall Shopping Center   (2) Barstaw Spur Historical   (3) Bayou Boeuf Natural Research Area   (4) Beaver Dam Landing   (5) Beechfish Fish Hatchery   (6) Bellview Landing   (7) Bolton Avenue Shopping Center   (8) Bonnegent Landing   (9) Bringol Landing   (10) Camp Beauregard   (11) Camp Brewer   (12) Camp Paradise Historical   (13) Camp Stafford Historical   (14) Camp Tall Timbers   (15) Clio Mill Historical   (16) Creole Landing   (17) Cummings Landing   (18) D A Smith Landing   (19) Dunbar Plaza Shopping Center   (20) Dysant Landing   (21) Echo Landing   (22) Edgewood Plaza Shopping Center   (23) Evangeline Camp   (24) Evans Boy Scout Camp Historical   (25) Forest Hill Speedway   (26) Galbraith Station   (27) Garden District Shopping Center   (28) George Guillott Landing   (29) Grand W Junction Historical   (30) Grimes Bluff Landing   (31) Gum Point Landing   (32) Hard Times Plantation   (33) Inglewood Plantation   (34) Jones Quarters Landing   (35) Jordan Spur Historical   (36) Kent Plantation   (37) Kings County Shopping Center   (38) Latanier Landing   (39) Layssard Shopping Center   (40) Macarthur Village Shopping Center   (41) Mallin   (42) Martinez Landing   (43) Masonic Drive Shopping Center   (44) Metro Shopping Plaza   (45) Metrocenter Mall Shopping Center   (46) New Hope Plantation   (47) North Shore Campground   (48) Once More Landing   (49) Palo Alto Landing   (50) Pearts Landing   (51) Pine Plaza Shopping Center   (52) Pinebrook Square Shopping Center   (53) Pineville Junction   (54) Rapides Golf And Country Club Historical   (55) Rodgers Landing   (56) Rush Landing   (57) Smith Landing   (58) Southside Shopping Center   (59) Stonewall Landing   (60) Temple Spur   (61) Texas Point Landing   (62) Turpin Spur   (63) West End Retail Shopping Center   (64) Westgate Shopping Center   (65) Wises Landing   (66) Woodworth Lookout Tower Historical   (67) Wytchwood Plantation   (68) Zimmerman Camp  

Military


(1) Camp Beauregard   (2) Camp Claiborne Historical   (3) Camp Cook   (4) Claiborne Range   (5) England Air Force Base Historical  

Mine


(1) Bryan Pit  

Oilfield


(1) Big Island Oil Field   (2) Galbraith Oil Field   (3) Glenmora Oil And Gas Field   (4) Indian Bayou Oil Field   (5) Masters Creek Gas Field   (6) North Big Island Oil Field   (7) Sandy Bayou Oil Field   (8) South Catahoula Lake Oil Field   (9) South Catahoula Oil Field   (10) Virgin Bend Oil Field   (11) West Elm Ridge Oil Field   (12) West Saline Lake Oil Field  

Park


(1) Bringhurst Field   (2) Bringhurst Park   (3) Castor Creek Scenic Area   (4) Cheatham Park   (5) Dewey W Wills State Wildlife Management Area   (6) Gimble Park   (7) Harmon Field   (8) Hunter Park   (9) Inglewood Plantation Historic District   (10) Kees Park   (11) Kincaid Recreation Area   (12) Magnolia Recreation Park   (13) Mcnutt Rural Historic District   (14) Palustris Experimental Forest Longleaf Tract   (15) Palustruis Experimental Forest Johnson Tract   (16) Pineville Soccer Park   (17) Valentine Recreation Area  

Populated Place


(1) Afeman   (2) Alexandria   (3) Alexandria Junction   (4) Alfalfa   (5) Anandale   (6) Ball   (7) Barrett   (8) Barron   (9) Belle D Eau   (10) Bennett Bay Landing   (11) Big Island   (12) Bijou   (13) Blanche   (14) Blue Lake Landing   (15) Boyce   (16) Bringhurst   (17) Buckeye   (18) Burnstown   (19) Calcasieu   (20) Campbell   (21) Castor Plunge   (22) Chambers   (23) Cheneyville   (24) Clarks Landing   (25) Clearwater   (26) Clifton   (27) Clifton Crossing   (28) Cloverdale   (29) Clubhouse Landing   (30) Comrade   (31) Cooley   (32) Cora   (33) Crane   (34) Deville   (35) Dove Landing   (36) Driftwood Trailer Park   (37) Echo   (38) Egg Bend   (39) Elmelhine   (40) Elmer   (41) Fifth Ward   (42) Fitzgerald Historical   (43) Flatwoods   (44) Forest Hill   (45) Fort Buhlow   (46) Fort Randolph   (47) Gardner   (48) Glenmora   (49) Graham Historical   (50) Green Gables   (51) Hemphill   (52) Hester Landing   (53) Hineston   (54) Hobson Historical   (55) Holloway   (56) Hood   (57) Hot Wells   (58) Inglewood   (59) Jacksonville Historical   (60) Janie   (61) Jericho   (62) Johnson Landing   (63) Kent   (64) Kincaid Historical   (65) Kingsville   (66) Kolin   (67) Lacamp   (68) Lamourie   (69) Latanier   (70) Leander   (71) Lecompte   (72) Lee Heights   (73) Lena   (74) Lewiston   (75) Libuse   (76) Lisso   (77) Lone Pine   (78) Longleaf   (79) Loyd   (80) Lyles Historical   (81) Magda Historical   (82) Mcnary   (83) Mcnutt   (84) Meeker   (85) Melder   (86) Midway   (87) Milford Historical   (88) Moller   (89) Mora   (90) Moreland   (91) Muse Historical   (92) Oak Park Mobile Homes Court   (93) Oasis   (94) Oden Historical   (95) Odom Historical   (96) Osburn   (97) Otis   (98) Paradise   (99) Pearl   (100) Pine Coupee   (101) Pinegrove Historical   (102) Pineville   (103) Pineville Junction   (104) Poland   (105) Price Crossing   (106) Quadrate   (107) Rapides   (108) Richland Historical   (109) Rock   (110) Rodemacher   (111) Roxana   (112) Ruby   (113) Samtown   (114) Sartori Historical   (115) Shady Oaks   (116) Sharp   (117) Sieper   (118) Sieps   (119) Smithville   (120) Squealer Point Landing   (121) Stille   (122) Stonewalls Historical   (123) Thomas Historical   (124) Tioga   (125) Union Hill   (126) Valde Rouge Historical   (127) Vortex Historical   (128) Walding   (129) Wardville   (130) Weil   (131) Whittington   (132) Wilda   (133) Willow Glen   (134) Wilson Point   (135) Wises Historical   (136) Witchwood Historical   (137) Woodworth   (138) Zimmerman  

Post Office


(1) Alexandria Post Office   (2) Buckeye Post Office   (3) Deville Post Office   (4) Echo Post Office   (5) Elmer Post Office   (6) Flatwoods Post Office   (7) Gardner Post Office   (8) Hineston Post Office   (9) Lacamp Post Office   (10) Leander Post Office   (11) Lena Post Office   (12) Libuse Post Office   (13) Longleaf Post Office   (14) Melder Post Office   (15) Mora Post Office   (16) Otis Post Office   (17) Pineville Post Office   (18) Ruby Post Office   (19) Sieper Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Beaver Lake   (2) Cotile Lake   (3) Indian Creek Reservoir   (4) Kincaid Reservoir   (5) Lake Hop-o-bee   (6) Lake Jubenicwa   (7) Lake Rodemacher   (8) Valentine Lake  

School


(1) Acadian Elementary School   (2) Aiken School   (3) Alexandria Country Day School   (4) Alexandria Middle Magnet School   (5) Alexandria Senior High School   (6) Alma Redwine Elementary School   (7) Arthur F Smith Middle Magnet School   (8) Ball Elementary School   (9) Barron School Historical   (10) Bayou Clear School Historical   (11) Big Hammock School Historical   (12) Big Island School Historical   (13) Bolton High School   (14) Boyce Elementary School   (15) Bragher School Historical   (16) Buckeye Elementary School   (17) Buckeye High School   (18) Carter C Raymond Middle School   (19) Castor School Historical   (20) Cedar Grove School Historical   (21) Cenla Christian Academy School   (22) Center Hammock School Historical   (23) Central Louisiana Marine Institute School   (24) Central Louisiana State Hospital Special Services District Facility   (25) Central School Historical   (26) Charlotte School Historical   (27) Cherokee Elementary School   (28) Clifton School Historical   (29) Collins School Historical   (30) Cooper School Historical   (31) Cypress School Historical   (32) D F Huddle Elementary School   (33) Dixie School Historical   (34) Dogwood School Historical   (35) Eastern Charm School Historical   (36) Elliot School Historical   (37) England Air Force Base Dependent School   (38) Ewell S Aiken Optional School   (39) Expressway School   (40) Fifth Ward School   (41) First Baptist Church Of Pineville Day School   (42) Flatwoods School Historical   (43) Forest Hill Elementary School   (44) Glenmora Elementary School   (45) Glenmora High School   (46) Grace Christian School   (47) Hadnot - Hayes Elementary School   (48) Hayden R Lawrence Middle School   (49) Hickory Grove School Historical   (50) Holloway School Historical   (51) Holy Savior Menard Central High School   (52) Hope Baptist School   (53) Horseshoe Drive Elementary School   (54) J B Nachman Elementary School   (55) J I Barron Sr Elementary School   (56) J Levy Dabadie Correctional Center Special Services District Facility   (57) J S Slocum Learning Center School   (58) Johnston School Historical   (59) Julius Patrick Jr Elementary School   (60) L S Rugg Elementary School   (61) Lakeside School   (62) Lamourie High School Historical   (63) Latanier School Historical   (64) Laurel Hill School Historical   (65) Learning Effective Attitudes And Discipline Leads Center   (66) Lessie Moore Elementary School   (67) Levy School Historical   (68) Lone Star School Historical   (69) Lost Bayou School Historical   (70) Louisiana College   (71) Louisiana Institute Of Voctional Education   (72) Louisiana Seminary Of Learning Historical   (73) Louisiana Special Education Center School   (74) Louisiana State Industrial School   (75) Louisiana State University Alexandria   (76) Louisiana Technical College Alexandria Campus   (77) Louisiana Training Institute For Girls   (78) Louisiana Youth Academy   (79) Mabel Brasher Elementary School   (80) Maranatha Christian Academy   (81) Marksville Middle School   (82) Martin Park Elementary School   (83) Montessori Educational Center School   (84) Mora School   (85) North Bayou Rapides Elementary School   (86) Northwood High School   (87) Oak Grove School Historical   (88) Oak Hill Elementary School   (89) Oak Hill High School   (90) Our Lady Of Prompt Succor School   (91) Paradise Elementary School   (92) Peabody Magnet High School   (93) Peabody Montessori Magnet Elementary School   (94) Philadelphia School Historical   (95) Phoenix Magnet Elementary School   (96) Pierre Deboute School Historical   (97) Pinecrest State School   (98) Pinecrest Supports And Services Center   (99) Pineville Elementary School   (100) Pineville High School   (101) Pineville Junior High School   (102) Poland High School Historical   (103) Poland Junior High School   (104) Providence High School   (105) Rapides High School   (106) Rapides Learning Resource Center   (107) Rapides School   (108) Red River Academy School   (109) Renaissance Home For Youth   (110) Rosenthal Montessori Elementary School   (111) Ruby - Wise Elementary School   (112) Ruby School Historical   (113) Sacred Heart School   (114) Saint Clair School Historical   (115) Saint Frances Cabrini School   (116) Saint Francis Xavier Academy   (117) Saint James School   (118) Saint Johns School   (119) Saint Mark School Historical   (120) Saint Mary S Day School   (121) Saint Mary S Residential Traning School   (122) Saint Michaels Episcopal Day School   (123) Saint Rita School   (124) Scott M Brame Middle School   (125) Shady Grove School Historical   (126) Slash Bayou School Historical   (127) Smith Mill School Historical   (128) Smyrna Adventist Junior Academy School   (129) South Alexandria Schools   (130) South Rapides Academy   (131) Spring Creek School Historical   (132) Tioga Elementary School   (133) Tioga High School   (134) Tioga Junior High School   (135) Union Hill School Historical   (136) W O Hall Elementary Magnet School   (137) Walnut Grove School Historical   (138) Weekday Early Education School   (139) Wettermark High School   (140) Wiley Point School Historical   (141) Wise School Historical  

Spring


(1) Browns Spring  

Stream


(1) Alligator Bayou   (2) Alligator Slough   (3) Barber Creek   (4) Bay Branch   (5) Bayou Bertrand   (6) Bayou Castor   (7) Bayou Celestine   (8) Bayou Clear   (9) Bayou Cocodrie   (10) Bayou Current   (11) Bayou De Scott   (12) Bayou Hospital   (13) Bayou Jean De Jean   (14) Bayou Lamourie   (15) Bayou Latanier   (16) Bayou Maria   (17) Bayou Pine Coupee   (18) Bayou Pompey   (19) Bayou Rapides   (20) Bayou Rigolette   (21) Bayou Robert   (22) Bayou Rouge   (23) Beaver Creek   (24) Big Bayou   (25) Big Brushy Creek   (26) Big Creek   (27) Bill Creek   (28) Billy Creek   (29) Black Branch   (30) Blounts Creek   (31) Boggu Bayou   (32) Boggy Bayou   (33) Boggy Branch   (34) Boyce Branch   (35) Brown Creek   (36) Brushy Branch   (37) Brushy Fork   (38) Buck Creek   (39) Burgess Creek   (40) Burney Branch   (41) Calahan Bayou   (42) Campbell Creek   (43) Campground Creek   (44) Canal Bayou   (45) Cane River-red Bayou Diversion Canal   (46) Caney Bayou   (47) Cappel Bayou   (48) Carnahan Creek   (49) Carr Creek   (50) Carrs Creek   (51) Castor Creek   (52) Cheney Creek   (53) Cherry Creek   (54) Chinquapin Creek   (55) Clear Bayou   (56) Clear Creek   (57) Cockrell Creek   (58) Comrade Creek   (59) Coul E Du P Cheur   (60) Cypress Bayou   (61) Cypress Branch   (62) Dan Branch   (63) Darks Creek   (64) Davis Creek   (65) Devils Creek   (66) Dias Branch   (67) Dry Bayou   (68) Dry Creek   (69) Dry Prong   (70) Duck Slough   (71) Dyer Creek   (72) Dyson Creek   (73) Elbow Lake   (74) Evans Branch   (75) Fellowship Creek   (76) Flagon Bayou   (77) Flagon Creek   (78) Flat Bayou   (79) Germany Creek   (80) Gin Bayou   (81) Goodman Branch   (82) Grassy Bayou   (83) Griffth Creek   (84) Gum Branch   (85) Haines Creek   (86) Harper Branch   (87) Harrisons Branch   (88) Hathaway Branch   (89) Haw Creek   (90) Hemphill Creek   (91) Hineston Branch   (92) Horn Spring Branch   (93) Horsepen Creek   (94) Houge Branch   (95) Howell Branch   (96) Huffman Creek   (97) Hurricane Creek   (98) Hynson Bayou   (99) Indian Bayou   (100) Indian Creek   (101) Irish Ditch   (102) Jacks Creek   (103) Jowers Creek   (104) Kitchen Creek   (105) Lamotte Creek   (106) Lathe Branch   (107) Lemeuse Creek   (108) Lick Bayou   (109) Little Bayou Clear   (110) Little Bayou Pierre   (111) Little Brushy Creek   (112) Little Creek   (113) Little Dry Creek   (114) Little Horsepen Creek   (115) Little Indian Creek   (116) Little Loving Creek   (117) Little Saline Bayou   (118) Little Spring Creek   (119) Long Branch   (120) Longs Branch   (121) Lost Bayou   (122) Loving Creek   (123) Mack Branch   (124) Majors Branch   (125) Marl Branch   (126) Marshall Creek   (127) Mary Branch   (128) Masters Creek   (129) Mayo Creek   (130) Mcintosh Bayou   (131) Merchant Branch   (132) Middle Bayou   (133) Middle Creek   (134) Mill Creek   (135) Mineral Branch   (136) Morgans Bayou   (137) Muddy Branch   (138) North Fork Big Saline Bayou   (139) North Fork Mill Creek   (140) Odom Creek   (141) Padget Branch   (142) Patterson Branch   (143) Pecan Bayou   (144) Perkins Creek   (145) Persimmon Bayou   (146) Philip Bayou   (147) Pilgrim Branch   (148) Pillars Creek   (149) Prairie Branch   (150) Rattlesnake Bayou   (151) Redmond Bayou   (152) Roaring Creek   (153) Rocky Bayou   (154) Rocky Branch   (155) Rocky Creek   (156) Rooty Branch   (157) Routh Creek   (158) Saline Bayou   (159) Sandy Bayou   (160) Sandy Branch   (161) Schoolhouse Branch   (162) Sibley Branch   (163) Sieper Creek   (164) Slash Bayou   (165) Sneed Creek   (166) Soap Creek   (167) South Prong Bayou Cocodrie   (168) Spanish Bayou   (169) Spanish Branch   (170) Spring Branch   (171) Spring Creek   (172) Squyres Branch   (173) Stracener Branch   (174) Swetz Branch   (175) Swetz Creek   (176) Tanners Creek   (177) Tanyard Branch   (178) Templeton Branch   (179) Thompson Branch   (180) Tiger Bayou   (181) Tiger Lake   (182) Turkey Bayou   (183) Valentine Creek   (184) Walker Branch   (185) Waterhole Branch   (186) Waters Bayou   (187) White Branch   (188) Whitley Branch   (189) Wiggins Bayou   (190) Williams Branch   (191) Williamson Branch   (192) Williamson Creek   (193) Willow Bayou   (194) Wilson Bayou   (195) Yellow Branch  

Summit


(1) Dough Hills   (2) Mcnutt Hill   (3) Sunk Hill  

Swamp


(1) Beaver Creek Swamp   (2) Boyce Lake   (3) Brown Creek Lake   (4) Castor Lake   (5) Clear Lake   (6) Cocodrie Swamp   (7) Crane Lake   (8) Gourney Lake   (9) Hunter Lake   (10) Robert Brake   (11) Spring Bayou   (12) Wilson Brake  

Tower


(1) Gardner Lookout Tower   (2) Gorum Lookout Tower   (3) Hineston Lookout Tower   (4) Kalb-am Alexandria   (5) Kalb-tv Alexandria   (6) Kbce-fm Boyce   (7) Kicr-fm Oakdale   (8) Kklc-am Pineville   (9) Klaa-fm Tioga   (10) Krbg-fm Bunkie   (11) Krrv-am Alexandria   (12) Krrv-fm Alexandria   (13) Ksyl-am Alexandria   (14) Kwdf-am Ball   (15) Kwqi-fm Alexandria   (16) Kzmz-fm Alexandria   (17) Libuse Lookout Tower   (18) Sunset Lookout Tower  

Trail


(1) Lake Nature Trail   (2) Magnolia Forest Walk   (3) Wild Azalea Trail   (4) Wild Azalea Trail Kincaid Spur  

Valley


(1) Carr Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Rapides Parish, Louisiana

71360 (pop. 38,601) 71301 (pop. 23,367) 71303 (pop. 19,417)
71302 (pop. 14,599) 71409 (pop. 6,800) 71328 (pop. 6,432)
71433 (pop. 4,172) 71346 (pop. 3,215) 71430 (pop. 2,192)
71485 (pop. 1,624) 71325 (pop. 1,574) 71447 (pop. 1,473)
71438 (pop. 1,287) 71424 (pop. 1,081) 71466 (pop. 510)
71427 (pop. 386) 71455 (pop. 283) 71472 (pop. 153)
71330 (pop. 75)    


Counties Nearby Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Grant Parish, LA  (pop. 22,058) 22.8 Miles
Avoyelles Parish, LA  (pop. 41,563) 28.5 Miles
La Salle Parish, LA  (pop. 13,973) 36.6 Miles
Evangeline Parish, LA  (pop. 33,642) 40.1 Miles
Vernon Parish, LA  (pop. 52,968) 44.7 Miles
Catahoula Parish, LA  (pop. 10,424) 45.0 Miles
Allen Parish, LA  (pop. 25,590) 46.7 Miles
Winn Parish, LA  (pop. 15,531) 48.3 Miles
Natchitoches Parish, LA  (pop. 39,359) 49.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Rapides Parish, Louisiana

318



Elevation in Rapides Parish, Louisiana is 79.0 ft. (24.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Lat: 31.262083 N        Long: -92.476589 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 2,220   (4.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 1,692   (3.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 2,039   (4.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 4,686   (9.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 5,913   (12.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 8,683   (17.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 8,449   (17.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 3,845   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,676   (3.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,842   (3.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1,073   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 484   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2,672   (5.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 3,482   (7.1%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 2,273

1 vehicle available : 10,217

2 vehicles available : 1,685

3 vehicles available : 337

4 or more vehicles available : 109

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 662

1 vehicle available : 4,841

2 vehicles available : 8,449

3 vehicles available : 1,394

4 or more vehicles available : 458

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 513

1 vehicle available : 1,718

2 vehicles available : 3,515

3 vehicles available : 1,758

4 or more vehicles available : 284

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 316

1 vehicle available : 2,345

2 vehicles available : 4,012

3 vehicles available : 1,648

4 or more vehicles available : 1,029


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

1-person household:

No workers : 8,313

1 worker : 6,308

2-person household:

No workers : 5,589

1 worker : 6,154

2 workers : 4,061

3-person household:

No workers : 958

1 worker : 3,451

2 workers : 2,819

3 workers : 560

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 1,012

1 worker : 3,409

2 workers : 4,097

3 or more workers : 832


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 42,165

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 4,319

In 3-person carpool : 581

In 4-person carpool : 275

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 53

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 141

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 717

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 87

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 41

Taxicab : 36

Motorcycle : 100

Bicycle : 172

Walked : 881

Other means : 832

Worked at home : 902


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,912

5 to 9 minutes : 5,917

10 to 14 minutes : 9,921

15 to 19 minutes : 10,699

20 to 24 minutes : 7,096

25 to 29 minutes : 2,804

30 to 34 minutes : 5,550

35 to 39 minutes : 795

40 to 44 minutes : 921

45 to 59 minutes : 2,028

60 to 89 minutes : 1,023

90 or more minutes : 1,734


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 6,712  (25.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 4,304  (16.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4,665  (17.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 460  (1.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5,499  (21.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 9,165  (37.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 5,089  (20.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 8,736  (35.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 136  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 103  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Employed: 57,914
Unemployed: 2,123



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

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 10.7%
  • 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: 26.3%
  • Other: 63%



Water Usage In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Ground Water

 
Fresh 36.60 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 36.60 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 415.18 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 415.18 Mgal/d





There are 1,821 Farms In Rapides Parish, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Sabine State Bank And Trust Company - 9 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 45

Red River Bank - 8 Branches


    Bank Assets: $11m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $12b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Capital One, National Association - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 885

The Evangeline Bank And Trust Company - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8m
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 9

Regions Bank - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $589.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Southern Heritage Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1m
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 12

First Federal Bank Of Louisiana - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.5m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 17

Bank Of Jena - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $147.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

The Union Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $459.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 13

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Rapides Parish, Louisiana

  • England AFB


    (about 6.0 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Alexandria International


    (about 6.2 miles in Alexandria, Louisiana; Airport Code: AEX)

  • Esler Regional


    (about 14.0 miles in Libuse, Louisiana; Airport Code: ESF)

  • Polk AAF


    (about 44.9 miles in Fort Polk, Louisiana; Airport Code: POE)

  • Natchitoches Regional


    (about 49.2 miles in Natchitoches, Louisiana; Airport Code: LA1)

  • Hardy-Anders Field Natchez-Adams County


    (about 73.7 miles in Washington, Mississippi; Airport Code: HEZ)

  • Lafayette Regional


    (about 78.6 miles in Lafayette, Louisiana; Airport Code: LFT)

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 82.6 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Chennault International


    (about 82.7 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Ruston Regional


    (about 86.8 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • Ruston Municipal


    (about 86.8 miles in Ruston, Louisiana; Airport Code: RSN)

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 89.9 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)

  • Monroe Regional


    (about 90.0 miles in Monroe, Louisiana; Airport Code: MLU)

  • Acadiana Reg


    (about 91.6 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Acadiana Regional


    (about 91.6 miles in Cade, Louisiana; Airport Code: ARA)

  • Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field


    (about 93.4 miles in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Airport Code: BTR)

  • Delhi Municipal


    (about 97.9 miles in Delhi, Louisiana; Airport Code: DQO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.66%

Carpooled

13.91%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.29%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.03%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.01%

Motorcycle

0.19%

Bicycle

0.19%

Walked

2.20%

Other Means

1.12%

Worked At Home

2.40%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 17,346

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,463

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,489

Renter-occupied housing units : 857

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,351

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,486

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8,837

Renter-occupied housing units : 7,734


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,836

Householder 35 to 44 years : 3,350

Householder 45 to 54 years : 4,104

Householder 55 to 59 years : 2,020

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,959

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,476

Householder 75 years and over : 524

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 685

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,255

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,232

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,899

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,377

Householder 65 to 74 years : 3,472

Householder 75 years and over : 3,834


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Rapides Parish, Louisiana)

Less than 10.0 percent : 516

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,125

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,885

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,668

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,509

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,393

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 955

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,280

50.0 percent or more : 4,138

Not computed : 2,071


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later : $250,600

Built 2000 to 2009 : $170,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $129,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $123,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $121,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $110,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $93,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $93,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $114,400


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Rapides Parish, Louisiana: 68.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Rapides 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 392 392 $43,076,095
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

392 392 $43,076,095
2000        
  Single Family 348 348 $39,456,842
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $120,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

349 351 $39,576,842
2001        
  Single Family 333 333 $41,699,714
  Two Family 1 2 $69,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $550,000
  Total

335 343 $42,318,714
2002        
  Single Family 432 432 $48,476,575
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 102 $6,109,320
  Total

435 534 $54,585,895
2003        
  Single Family 398 398 $48,612,512
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $485,000
  Five or More Family 2 16 $995,000
  Total

401 418 $50,092,512
2004        
  Single Family 571 571 $70,164,645
  Two Family 1 2 $100,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

572 573 $70,264,645
2005        
  Single Family 203 203 $28,547,649
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

203 203 $28,547,649
2006        
  Single Family 704 704 $98,570,862
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

704 704 $98,570,862


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Rapides Parish, LA): $29,856
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Rapides Parish): $68,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 41.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 5.9%
Electricity: 50.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 34.37%
  • Juvenile facilities : 1.6%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 24.31%
  • Other institutional facilities : 1.78%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 10.82%
  • Military quarters : 3.15%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 23.97%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Rapides Parish): $434
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Rapides Parish): $527


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



Health Care Centers Close To Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Amedisys Home Health Of Alexan


     Address: 7057 Highway 1 North, Boyce, Louisiana 71409
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/7/1993

Professional Home Health Servi


     Address: 1004 Calais Circle, Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/30/1969

Louisiana Homecare Of Alexandria


     Address: 1308 Dorchester Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/27/1984

Thompson Home Health


     Address: 1401 Texas Avenue Ste A, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/31/1986

Angels Of Mercy Home Health


     Address: 2217 Shreveport Hwy, Ste B, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/25/1992

Quality Health Services


     Address: 1434 Dorchester Drive Suite E, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/18/1993

Mid State Home Health Agency


     Address: 710 Versailles Blvd., Ste A, Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/20/1990

Better Care Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 2735 Culpepper Road, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/2/1986

Synergy Home Care-central Region, Inc


     Address: 101 Yorktown Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/19/1974

Hospitals Close To Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Huey P Long Medical Center


     Address: 352 Hospital Blvd, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Christus St Frances Cabrini Hospital


     Address: 3330 Masonic Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Rapides Regional Medical Center


     Address: 211 4th Street, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Avoyelles Hospital


     Address: Highway 1192 Blue Town Road, Marksville, Louisiana 71351
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Lasalle General Hospital


     Address: Hwy 84 West, Jena, Louisiana 71342
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Hilltop Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 336 Edgewood Drive, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Naomi Heights Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2421 E. Texas Avenue, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Lexington House


     Address: 16 Heyman Lane, Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 128
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Heritage Manor Of Alexandria


     Address: 3343 Masonic Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 103
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Tioga Manor Nursing Center


     Address: 5201 Shreveport Hwy, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Oaks Care Center (the)


     Address: 50 Pinecrest Drive, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Summit Retirement Center


     Address: 2200 Memorial Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
     Ownership: For Profit - Limited Liability Company
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 62%

Matthews Memorial Health Care


     Address: 5100 Jackson Street Ext., Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 63%

St Christina Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 122 Hillsdale Drive, Pineville, Louisiana 71360
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 133
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 68 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Rapides Parish, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 20,850
    Disabled Workers: 7,325
    Widowers Workers: 5,345
    Spouses Workers: 2,950
    Children Workers: 5,270


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Rapides Parish, Louisiana


Charges


Housing & Community Development: $286,000
Parking Facilities: $36,000
Parks & Recreation: $216,000
Sewerage: $528,000
All Other: $5,562,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $3,999,000
Gas Utilities: $180,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $1,528,000
All Other: $599,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $1,097,000
Health & Hospitals: $458,000
Highways: $2,026,000
Public Welfare: $8,000
Sewerage: $729,000
All Other: $20,477,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $1,957,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $11,734,000
Corrections - Other: $69,000
Financial Administration: $4,754,000
Fire Protection: $5,226,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $7,351,000
Central Staff Services: $2,223,000
Health Services - Other: $620,000
Regular Highways: $4,159,000
Housing & Community Development: $2,267,000
Libraries: $3,042,000
Natural Resources - Other: $521,000
Parking Facilities: $18,000
Parks & Recreation: $665,000
Police Protection: $20,420,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $1,700,000
Welfare - Other: $81,000
Sewerage: $536,000
General - Other: $6,021,000
Water Utilities: $2,857,000
Gas Utilities: $186,000


Construction


Air Transportation: $64,000
Correctional Institutions: $310,000
Financial Administration: $103,000
Judicial & Legal: $52,000
Health - Other: $2,000
Regular Highways: $32,000
Housing & Community Development: $128,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,742,000
Police Protection: $517,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $52,000
Sewerage: $729,000
General: $2,798,000
Water Utilities: $3,738,000


Other Capital Outlay


Correctional Institutions: $466,000
Financial Administration: $169,000
Fire Protection: $1,786,000
Judicial: $216,000
Central Staff: $66,000
Regular Highways: $2,688,000
Housing & Community Development: $110,000
Libraries: $55,000
Parks & Recreation: $158,000
Police Protection: $780,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $78,000
General - Other: $1,245,000
Water Utilities: $137,000
Gas Utilities: $19,000


General


Interest On Debt: $2,801,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $10,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Housing & Community Development: $19,000
Police Protection: $10,000


Tax


Property: $25,550,000
Total General Sales: $15,776,000
Public Utilities: $1,781,000
Other Selective Sales: $657,000
Motor Vehicle License: $174,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $1,059,000
Other License: $31,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $325,000
Property Sale Other: $122,000
Interest Earnings: $3,699,000
Fines & Forfeits: $1,160,000
Rents: $199,000
Royalties: $6,000
Donations From Private Sources: $201,000
General Revenue, Nec: $2,063,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $42,145,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $4,541,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $32,489,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $36,636,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,792,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,771,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $17,073,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $40,840,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,052,000


Long Term Debt Issue, Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $7,567,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $7,862,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $40,545,000


(updated 2006)



Rapides Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 34.96%
  • Bush & Cheney 63.79%
  • Other 1.25%



(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 Rapides Parish, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Rapides Parish, LA

6.49 % of Rapides Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,983

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

0.03 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $17,333

Louisiana Average 0.12 %

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

  • Orleans Parish , LA 0.96 % ($29,739 AGI )
  • Grant Parish , LA 0.53 % ($30,492 AGI )
  • Jefferson Parish , LA 0.36 % ($25,205 AGI )
  • Avoyelles Parish , LA 0.33 % ($26,617 AGI )
  • East Baton Rouge Par , LA 0.20 % ($54,264 AGI )
  • St Bernard Parish , LA 0.20 % ($35,697 AGI )
  • Natchitoches Parish , LA 0.18 % ($26,875 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.14 % ($36,234 AGI )
  • Calcasieu Parish , LA 0.14 % ($25,254 AGI )
  • Vernon Parish , LA 0.13 % ($31,175 AGI )

Relocation away from Rapides Parish, LA

5.32 % of Rapides 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 $33,770

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,300

Louisiana Average 0.08 %

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

  • Grant Parish , LA 0.63 % ($27,563 AGI )
  • Avoyelles Parish , LA 0.32 % ($31,608 AGI )
  • East Baton Rouge Par , LA 0.24 % ($29,038 AGI )
  • Lafayette Parish , LA 0.22 % ($31,112 AGI )
  • Harris County , TX 0.17 % ($24,400 AGI )
  • Caddo Parish , LA 0.16 % ($27,696 AGI )
  • Natchitoches Parish , LA 0.16 % ($32,493 AGI )
  • Allen Parish , LA 0.12 % ($29,745 AGI )
  • Ouachita Parish , LA 0.12 % ($37,942 AGI )
  • Vernon Parish , LA 0.12 % ($30,020 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 Rapides Parish, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Rapides Parish, Louisiana


On 02/20/1989, a tornado touched down 0.58 miles from the center of Rapides Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 06/12/1982, a tornado touched down 1.3 miles from the center of Rapides Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 06/05/1981, a tornado touched down 1.66 miles from the center of Rapides Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 10/03/2002, a tornado touched down 2.25 miles from the center of Rapides Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 01/06/1951, a tornado touched down 2.65 miles from the center of Rapides Parish, Louisiana. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 11 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.



Storms In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/12/2004, 08:45 am 0 0 $5K --
11/28/2001, 05:30 pm 0 0 $40K --
09/08/2001, 12:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
04/04/1999, 02:00 am 0 0 $100K --
01/30/1999, 07:00 am 0 0 $10K --
01/29/1999, 05:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/06/1998, 06:00 pm 0 0 $150K --
01/12/1998, 03:30 am 0 0 $10K --
01/06/1998, 01:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
10/24/1997, 02:30 am 0 0 $10K --
02/25/1997, 12:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
12/18/1995, 10:00 am 0 0 $20K --
01/27/1994, 08:00 am 0 0 $500K --
         
Heavy Rain        
11/29/1997, 02:00 am 0 0 $10K --
         
Lightning        
08/16/2006, 05:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/08/2006, 05:25 pm 0 1 -- --
01/29/1999, 01:40 pm 0 1 -- --
07/23/1997, 06:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/05/1995, 10:30 am 0 1 -- --
01/01/1915, 12:00 am 0 0 $30K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/30/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
10/16/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $6K --
08/05/2006, 05:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/08/2006, 06:54 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/15/2005, 03:15 pm 0 0 $100K --
07/21/2005, 08:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/02/2005, 02:40 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/02/2005, 02:05 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/17/2005, 08:23 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/17/2005, 08:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/17/2005, 07:05 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/22/2005, 03:28 pm 0 0 $2K --
01/13/2005, 03:00 am 0 0 $5K --
12/07/2004, 12:36 am 0 0 $2K --
11/24/2004, 12:30 am 0 0 $50K --
06/27/2004, 11:58 am 0 0 $10K --
06/21/2004, 04:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/02/2004, 10:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/02/2004, 10:10 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/02/2004, 09:35 pm 0 0 $80K --
11/18/2003, 03:10 am 0 0 $10K --
11/18/2003, 03:00 am 0 0 $180K --
07/17/2003, 07:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
12/30/2002, 10:30 pm 0 0 $45K --
12/24/2002, 12:45 am 0 0 $5K --
07/22/2002, 05:58 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/22/2002, 05:29 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/11/2002, 04:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/17/2002, 11:30 am 0 0 $2K --
03/26/2002, 12:30 am 0 0 $5K --
03/16/2002, 02:00 am 0 0 $5K --
12/22/2001, 11:32 pm 0 0 $2K --
12/22/2001, 10:33 pm 0 0 $2K --
10/13/2001, 06:10 am 0 0 $5K --
10/13/2001, 05:20 am 0 4 $150K --
10/12/2001, 10:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
10/11/2001, 10:30 am 0 0 $5K --
06/29/2001, 02:10 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/15/2001, 02:15 am 0 0 $15K --
06/15/2001, 01:45 am 0 0 $45K --
05/21/2001, 07:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
03/12/2001, 04:26 am 0 0 $5K --
01/29/2001, 07:30 am 0 0 $25K --
11/08/2000, 04:35 am 0 0 $25K --
09/01/2000, 03:16 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/31/2000, 03:00 pm 0 0 $75K --
07/14/2000, 03:32 pm 0 0 $40K --
03/27/2000, 01:45 am 0 0 $100K --
03/10/2000, 04:05 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/20/1999, 02:10 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/10/1999, 08:30 am 0 0 $10K --
04/26/1999, 01:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/30/1998, 03:18 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/29/1998, 04:50 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/06/1998, 06:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/01/1998, 06:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/05/1998, 06:30 pm 0 0 $500K --
04/27/1998, 09:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
02/26/1998, 08:34 am 0 5 $100K --
02/10/1998, 04:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
02/10/1998, 03:30 pm 0 0 $30K --
01/21/1998, 09:03 pm 0 0 $12K --
01/12/1998, 12:35 am 0 0 $30K --
04/26/1997, 02:30 am 0 0 $15K --
02/21/1997, 12:10 am 0 0 $50K --
05/29/1996, 10:57 am 0 0 $10K --
04/29/1996, 07:07 am 0 0 $2K --
11/01/1995, 08:40 pm 0 0 $30K --
06/25/1995, 02:10 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/10/1995, 11:00 pm 0 0 $30K --
07/27/1994, 04:45 am 0 0 $1K --
05/29/1994, 02:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/29/1994, 02:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/27/1994, 10:41 am 0 0 $1K --
05/07/1994, 06:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
12/21/1990, 03:15 pm 0 1 -- --
05/16/1989, 01:35 pm 0 1 -- --
01/01/1907, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
01/01/1906, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
01/01/1905, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
         



Tornados In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2004-11-23 3 75 -- 0 0 $50K --
  2004-11-23 12 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-11-23 20 300 2 0 1 $1M --
  2002-10-03 1 10 -- 0 0 $10K --
  2002-10-03 1 15 -- 0 0 $10K --
  2001-11-24 12 30 1 0 0 -- --
  2000-04-23 2 150 2 0 0 $750K --
  1999-01-22 4 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-22 3 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-21 3 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-21 2 400 2 0 1 $1M --
  1998-09-12 1 10 -- 0 0 $10K --
  1996-04-14 -- 10 -- 0 0 $8K --
  1995-04-22 -- 10 1 0 0 -- --
  1995-01-18 5 20 1 0 1 -- --
  1992-11-21 1 150 2 0 0 $25K --
  1992-11-12 2 57 2 0 0 $25K --
  1992-05-16 -- 20 1 0 0 $25K --
  1989-05-17 1 30 1 0 0 -- --
  1989-02-20 7 43 1 0 0 $250K --
  1989-02-20 2 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1987-07-01 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1984-05-21 2 100 1 0 0 $3K --
  1984-05-21 3 100 1 0 0 $3K --
  1983-12-05 1 17 -- 0 0 -- --
  1983-03-04 4 100 2 0 0 $250K --
  1982-12-27 1 10 1 0 0 -- --
  1982-06-12 5 200 1 0 0 $250K --
  1981-06-05 4 40 3 0 10 $3M --
  1981-06-05 -- 23 2 0 0 $25K --
  1981-06-05 -- 33 2 0 0 $250K --
  1981-06-05 -- 7 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1976-03-30 1 33 2 0 0 $250K --
  1976-03-30 2 33 2 0 0 $250K --
  1975-04-29 2 50 2 0 3 $250K --
  1975-02-01 -- 17 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1974-08-18 7 500 1 0 0 $25K --
  1974-08-18 19 500 1 0 0 $25K --
  1974-04-12 6 150 1 0 3 $25K --
  1971-06-22 -- 17 3 0 0 $250K --
  1968-11-16 1 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1957-11-07 13 67 3 3 16 $3M --
  1953-12-03 4 300 4 2 15 $3M --
  1953-12-03 9 300 4 0 0 $3M --
  1953-12-03 12 300 4 0 0 $3M --
  1953-12-03 4 300 4 0 0 $3M --
  1953-12-03 29 300 4 0 10 $3M --
  1953-03-22 49 200 2 2 22 $3M --
  1951-04-21 1 33 -- 0 2 $25K --
  1951-01-06 10 317 3 0 11 $250K --
  1950-05-01 1 100 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1950-05-01 4 100 2 0 7 $250K --
  1916-01-01 -- 50 -- 0 0 $3K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Rapides Parish, Louisiana

  • Tropical Storm: DANNY - August 1985 - Wind Speed: 50 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 40 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: BERYL - August 1988 - Wind Speed: 25 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots *


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Rapides Parish, Louisiana



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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 Rapides 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 Rapides Parish, Louisiana


  • Rapides Parish


    701 Murray Street, 3rd Floor, Alexandria, LA 71309
    Capacity: 315
    Confined: 960
    Avg. Population: 958
    Year Built: 1996


(updated 2006)



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