Oil City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Louisiana):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Oil City to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Louisiana (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
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|Nearest Medium City||19 miles NW of Shreveport, Louisiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||164 miles E of Dallas, Texas|
|Metro Area||Shreveport - Bossier City|
|Standard Zip Codes||71061|
|Phone Area Codes||318|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||31 to 55 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 76 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||50 to 78 F|
|Annual Precip||53.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||37 to 56 F|
|Apr Temp||54 to 77 F|
|Jul Temp||73 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||55 to 78 F|
|Annual Precip||51.3 inches|
|Station||RED RIVER RESEARCH STN|
|Jan Temp||33 to 56 F|
|Apr Temp||51 to 77 F|
|Jul Temp||72 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||51.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.27|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||21||1.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,189|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||59.3%|
|French (except Basque)||0.9%|
According to the US Postal Service, Oil City, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Caddo (71061)
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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. Simmesport, Louisiana||87.5||27.4%||14.2%||3.5%||28||$19,115||8.3%||47.9%||2,239||35.8%||54||1.6%||10.3|
|2. Calhoun Falls, South Carolina||86.4||31%||13.9%||3.8%||24||$30,573||7.3%||54.8%||2,303||23.5%||43||0.9%||16.1|
|3. Chadbourn, North Carolina||85.5||34.3%||15.4%||10.2%||25||$30,574||7.4%||58.1%||2,129||31.4%||117.4||1%||10.3|
|4. McColl, South Carolina||84.6||30.6%||11.3%||5.5%||25||$27,460||7.7%||34.4%||2,498||31.6%||56||0.7%||8.4|
|5. White Cloud, Michigan||84.5||31.5%||13.4%||8.5%||27||$31,797||7.5%||13.6%||1,420||21.8%||53.5||1.8%||7.8|
|6. Pageland, South Carolina||83||29.1%||15.4%||12.8%||26||$33,214||7.9%||45.7%||2,521||24.1%||59.9||0.7%||23.8|
|7. Great Falls, South Carolina||82||31.2%||17.2%||7.2%||30||$31,683||7.8%||29%||2,194||18.1%||73.4||0.8%||15|
|8. Archer, Florida||81.1||32.5%||11.6%||12%||30||$35,278||7.4%||39.3%||1,289||21.6%||49.7||0.8%||38|
|9. Moriarty, New Mexico||80.5||29.9%||10.8%||11.2%||33||$31,957||8.7%||26.5%||1,765||18%||62.9||1.4%||7.9|
|10. Bangor, Michigan||80.1||27.7%||13.5%||8.2%||24||$34,500||8.1%||24.4%||1,933||16.3%||53.3||0.7%||4.7|
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