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Demographics

People

Total Population1,739
Male Share of the Population54.8%
Female Share of the Population45.2%
Senior Citizens9.3%
Employed Population 16+460
Age of the Population29

Families

% of people married30.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher4.9%
Median Earnings25+$22,155
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,273
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,915

Wealth

Median Family Income$27,237
% Above Poverty Level57.2%
% Below Poverty Level42.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home6.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work9.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40%
Median Gross Rent$579
Median House Value$54,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)56.4%
French Except Basque22.1%
English4.8%
Irish4.4%
German3.7%
Canadian3%
African2%
Swiss1.5%
Italian1.1%
Belizean0.9%
West Indian0.9%
Polish0.9%
Danishn0.6%
Czech0.5%
Somali0.3%
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Basile Almanac

CategoryValue
County Evangeline Parish
Standard Zip Codes70515
Phone Area Codes337
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.48
Approximate Longitude-92.6

Basile Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationEUNICE
Distance9.7 miles
Jan Temp40 to 60 F
Apr Temp57 to 79 F
Jul Temp74 to 94 F
Oct Temp57 to 82 F
Annual Precip59.9 inches
StationJENNINGS
Distance20.2 miles
Jan Temp41 to 59 F
Apr Temp56 to 77 F
Jul Temp73 to 91 F
Oct Temp58 to 80 F
Annual Precip60.6 inches
StationCROWLEY 2 NE
Distance21.2 miles
Jan Temp40 to 60 F
Apr Temp57 to 78 F
Jul Temp73 to 92 F
Oct Temp57 to 81 F
Annual Precip60.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Elton1,413$46,289
Eunice10,305$33,720
Iota1,780$52,344
Kinder3,011$51,910
Mamou3,193$32,965
Oberlin1,609$39,444

Basile Public Schools

Basile High School
2835 2nd Street
ZIP: 70515
(337) 432-5012
Other
Total Enrollment 412
W. W. Stewart Elementary School
1032 Belton Street
ZIP: 70515
(337) 432-6412
Primary
Total Enrollment 374
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