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People

Total Population 1,965
Male Share of the Population 54.5%
Female Share of the Population 45.5%
Senior Citizens 11.7%
Employed Population 16+ 554
Age of the Population 29

Families

% of people married 39.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.6%
Median Earnings25+ $16,713
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $12,663
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,671

Wealth

Median Family Income $27,102
% Above Poverty Level 61%
% Below Poverty Level 39%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 11.2%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 28.2%
Median Gross Rent $604
Median House Value $53,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 50.8%
US/American 0%
English 6%
Irish 4.5%

Basile Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 38 miles NW of Lafayette, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 155 miles W of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Evangeline
Standard Zip Codes 70515
Phone Area Codes 337
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.485
Longitude -92.595

Basile Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station EUNICE
Distance 9.7 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 60 F
Apr Temp 57 to 79 F
Jul Temp 74 to 94 F
Oct Temp 57 to 82 F
Annual Precip 59.9 inches
Station JENNINGS
Distance 20.2 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 59 F
Apr Temp 56 to 77 F
Jul Temp 73 to 91 F
Oct Temp 58 to 80 F
Annual Precip 60.6 inches
Station CROWLEY 2 NE
Distance 21.2 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 60 F
Apr Temp 57 to 78 F
Jul Temp 73 to 92 F
Oct Temp 57 to 81 F
Annual Precip 60.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Elton 1,141 $42,083
Eunice 10,325 $40,321
Iota 1,790 $50,313
Kinder 2,746 $40,729
Mamou 3,211 $25,380
Oberlin 2,069 $46,125
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Basile High Schools

BASILE HIGH SCHOOL
2835 SECOND STREET
337-432-5012
A Title I School.
Serves 451 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.6

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