Mermentau strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Louisiana):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Mermentau to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Louisiana (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||33 miles W of Lafayette, Louisiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||151 miles W of New Orleans, Louisiana|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||70556|
|Phone Area Codes||337|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|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||LAKE ARTHUR 10 SW|
|Jan Temp||40 to 58 F|
|Apr Temp||59 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||75 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||59 to 80 F|
|Annual Precip||57.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.02|
|American Indian & Alaskan||3||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||15||2.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||702|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||25.7%|
|French (except Basque)||16.9%|
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