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People

Total Population 668
Male Share of the Population 41%
Female Share of the Population 59%
Senior Citizens 19.6%
Employed Population 16+ 376
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 46.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,068
% Above Poverty Level 87.4%
% Below Poverty Level 12.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.7%
Median Gross Rent $0
Median House Value $86,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 45.2%
US/American 0%
English 3.3%
Irish 0%

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

Parks Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 11 miles E of Lafayette, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 106 miles W of New Orleans, Louisiana
County St Martin
Metro Area Lafayette
Standard Zip Codes 70582
Phone Area Codes 337
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.214
Longitude -91.831

Parks 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 REG AP
Distance 9.1 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
Station NEW IBERIA
Distance 16.2 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 61 F
Apr Temp 58 to 78 F
Jul Temp 73 to 91 F
Oct Temp 59 to 80 F
Annual Precip 60.8 inches
Station GRAND COTEAU
Distance 19.4 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 62 F
Apr Temp 56 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 57 to 82 F
Annual Precip 63.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Arnaudville 1,267 $41,111
Breaux Bridge 8,286 $42,361
Broussard 9,637 $80,750
Henderson 1,877 $55,809
Lafayette 124,982 $64,805
St. Martinville 6,105 $33,929

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

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