Independence strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Louisiana):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Independence to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Louisiana (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
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|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Public Transportation Use|
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|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
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|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||38 miles E of Baton Rouge, Louisiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||53 miles NW of New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Standard Zip Codes||70443|
|Phone Area Codes||985|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||38 to 60 F|
|Apr Temp||53 to 78 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||53 to 81 F|
|Annual Precip||65.7 inches|
|Station||FRANKLINTON 3 SW|
|Jan Temp||38 to 61 F|
|Apr Temp||53 to 79 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||53 to 81 F|
|Annual Precip||64.2 inches|
|Station||CLINTON 5 SE|
|Jan Temp||38 to 59 F|
|Apr Temp||54 to 76 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||55 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||63.1 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.21|
|American Indian & Alaskan||7||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||24||1.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,718|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||41.3%|
|French (except Basque)||6.7%|
LALLIE KEMP MEDICAL CENTER
(Government - State)
52579 HIGHWAY 21 SOUTH
Emergency Service: Yes
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.
At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.
INDEPENDENCE HIGH SCHOOL
270 TIGER AVENUE
Serves 540 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.6
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Geary, Oklahoma||92.7||33.2%||18%||10%||25||$28,409||7.3%||34.5%||1,258||24.9%||54.9||0.2%||24.6|
|2. Brighton, Alabama||89||32.9%||16.3%||9.3%||26||$27,926||6.5%||91%||3,640||27.2%||47.3||0.2%||9.9|
|3. Westville, Oklahoma||87.4||31.3%||15.7%||7.5%||25||$28,882||8.3%||37.6%||1,596||22.3%||68.9||0.1%||10|
|4. Bartlett, Texas||86.8||27.5%||18.9%||13.3%||28||$35,595||7.6%||38.4%||1,675||25.6%||34.6||0.2%||6.6|
|5. Manchester, Georgia||86.5||31.4%||16.4%||10.8%||25||$31,988||7.6%||43.8%||3,988||25%||40.6||0.2%||5.8|
|6. Woodruff, South Carolina||84.4||28.2%||17.3%||9.8%||24||$32,966||7.5%||31.5%||4,229||18.4%||46.6||0.2%||8.8|
|7. Benson, North Carolina||83.4||32%||15.2%||15.3%||26||$32,277||8.8%||42.4%||2,923||25%||122.8||0.4%||10.3|
|8. Federalsburg, Maryland||80.6||26.2%||14.2%||5.2%||25||$32,059||8.8%||41.1%||2,620||25.3%||53.8||0.3%||5.3|
|9. Midland, Pennsylvania||77.2||38.5%||23.8%||6.4%||27||$31,887||6.9%||24.3%||3,137||20.3%||39.5||0.4%||7.3|
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