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People

Total Population 412
Male Share of the Population 49%
Female Share of the Population 51%
Senior Citizens 20.6%
Employed Population 16+ 167
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 53.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,375
% Above Poverty Level 82.5%
% Below Poverty Level 17.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 5.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 29.9%
Median Gross Rent $359
Median House Value $70,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 35%
US/American 0%
English 20.1%
Irish 21.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Converse Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 50 miles S of Bossier City, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 171 miles NE of Houston, Texas
County Sabine
Standard Zip Codes 71419
Phone Area Codes 318
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.781
Longitude -93.693

Converse 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 CONVERSE
Distance 2.2 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 51 to 79 F
Annual Precip 51.2 inches
Station LOGANSPORT 4 ENE
Distance 20.5 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 52 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 94 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
Station ASHLAND
Distance 42.3 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 56 F
Apr Temp 50 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 51 to 78 F
Annual Precip 54.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Converse, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Benson (71419)

Hatcher (71419)

Houston Spur (71419)

Mitchell (71419)

Sardis (71419)

Union Springs (71419)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Logansport 1,937 $37,697
Mansfield 4,995 $32,431
Many 2,810 $30,300
Noble 280 $50,000
Pleasant Hill 704 $53,125
Zwolle 2,134 $32,500

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Converse High Schools

CONVERSE HIGH SCHOOL
400 WILDCAT DRIVE
318-567-2673
A Title I School.
Serves 523 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.4

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