Anacoco, Louisiana

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Anacoco, Louisiana

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High Points

Anacoco strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Louisiana):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Anacoco Affordability of Property Taxes
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. State)
Top 6% Anacoco Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 8% Anacoco Well-Paid Single Women
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 8% Anacoco People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 11% Anacoco Low Rate of Poverty
College Educated Adults
(vs. State)
Top 12% Anacoco College Educated Adults
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 13% Anacoco Median Family Income

Comparative Profile of Anacoco, Louisiana

Comparing Anacoco to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Louisiana (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 7 10
Well-Paid Single Men 7 10
Racial Diversity 7 2
Male Share of the Population 6 8
Age of the Population 6 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 3
Senior Citizens 5 6
Female Share of the Population 5 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 10
Average Household Size 6 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 8 9
People in Middle Class or Better 6 10
Median Family Income 6 9
People Above Poverty 5 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 5 8
Short Commute Times 4 5
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Public Transportation Use 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 5
Housing Recently Built 9 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 8
Affordability of Rents 6 3
People Living Alone 6 6
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2

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Anacoco Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 71 miles N of Lake Charles, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 158 miles NE of Houston, Texas
County Vernon
Standard Zip Codes 71403
Phone Area Codes 337
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.251
Longitude -93.341

Anacoco Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.8 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 59 F
Apr Temp 53 to 77 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 80 F
Annual Precip 57.7 inches
Distance 21.2 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 59 F
Apr Temp 53 to 77 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 59.1 inches
Station BOYCE 3 WNW
Distance 38 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 57 F
Apr Temp 56 to 77 F
Jul Temp 73 to 92 F
Oct Temp 57 to 79 F
Annual Precip 59.7 inches
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Anacoco Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 866 100%
Male 421 48.6%
Female 445 51.4%
Under 18 233 26.9%
18+ 633 73.1%
65+ 125 14.4%
Median Age 38.3
Average Family Size 2.97
White 811 93.6%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 9 1%
American Indian & Alaskan 14 1.6%
Other 8 0.9%
Mixed Race 22 2.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 21 2.4%

Estimated Anacoco Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 782
Growth -84
Growth % -9.7%

Anacoco Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 26.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.1%
English 13.9%
Irish 12.6%
German 10.2%
French (except Basque) 3.7%
Scotch-Irish 3.2%
Acadian/Cajun 1.7%
European 1.7%
Scottish 1.5%
Italian 1.5%
Swedish 1.3%
Dutch 1.2%
Bulgarian 0.5%
Croatian 0.3%
Norwegian 0.3%
Greek 0.3%
Polish 0.3%
Danish 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Anacoco 866 $41,875
Fisher 268 $34,250
Florien 692 $25,833
Hornbeck 435 $33,036
Leesville 6,753 $30,435
Rosepine 1,390 $32,778
Simpson 583 $43,333
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Anacoco High Schools (2004)

Serves 370 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.4

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