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People

Total Population 1,801
Male Share of the Population 46.3%
Female Share of the Population 53.7%
Senior Citizens 10.3%
Employed Population 16+ 716
Age of the Population 31

Families

% of people married 33.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 6.2%
Median Earnings25+ $26,325
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $22,024
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,281

Wealth

Median Family Income $31,429
% Above Poverty Level 75.8%
% Below Poverty Level 24.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 0.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 29.1%
Median Gross Rent $581
Median House Value $59,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 46.5%
US/American 0%
English 5.2%
Irish 0.6%

Duson Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles W of Lafayette, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 127 miles W of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Lafayette
Metro Area Lafayette
Standard Zip Codes 70529
Phone Area Codes 337
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.235
Longitude -92.185

Duson 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 LAFAYETTE
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp 42 to 61 F
Apr Temp 58 to 78 F
Jul Temp 73 to 91 F
Oct Temp 58 to 80 F
Annual Precip 60.5 inches
Station CROWLEY 2 NE
Distance 10.9 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
Station LAFAYETTE REG AP
Distance 12.3 miles
Jan Temp 42 to 62 F
Apr Temp 58 to 78 F
Jul Temp 74 to 91 F
Oct Temp 58 to 81 F
Annual Precip 62.1 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
Cankton 713 $50,568
Carencro 8,084 $50,560
Lafayette 123,528 $63,120
Maurice 1,490 $79,688
Rayne 7,984 $39,583
Scott 8,775 $66,641
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