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People

Total Population 323
Male Share of the Population 46.1%
Female Share of the Population 53.9%
Senior Citizens 7.7%
Employed Population 16+ 117
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 50%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $39,688
% Above Poverty Level 82%
% Below Poverty Level 18%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 50 minutes
% Working from Home 11.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 27.6%
Median Gross Rent $558
Median House Value $110,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 41.8%
US/American 0%
English 8%
Irish 22.9%

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

Sun Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 48 miles N of Metairie, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 49 miles N of New Orleans, Louisiana
County St Tammany
Metro Area New Orleans
P.O. Box Zip Codes 70463
Phone Area Codes 985
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.648
Longitude -89.892

Sun 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 BOGALUSA
Distance 9.4 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 60 F
Apr Temp 54 to 78 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 64 inches
Station PICAYUNE
Distance 14.7 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 61 F
Apr Temp 54 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 91 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 63.4 inches
Station POPLARVILLE EXP STN
Distance 24.7 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 60 F
Apr Temp 54 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 63.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Abita Springs 2,529 $81,100
Angie 252 $63,750
Bogalusa 12,006 $32,147
Covington 9,350 $60,313
Folsom 697 $47,857
Varnado 355 $32,143

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

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