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Demographics

People

Total Population279
Male Share of the Population50.2%
Female Share of the Population49.8%
Senior Citizens15.1%
Employed Population 16+112
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married39.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.1%
Median Earnings25+$19,438
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,265
Median Earnings With High School Degree$17,188

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,875
% Above Poverty Level63.8%
% Below Poverty Level36.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation4.5%

Housing

People Living Alone49.2%
Median Gross Rent$355
Median House Value$64,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)71.3%
French Except Basque16.8%
Canadian5%
Italian3.9%
German2.9%
English1.4%
Jamaican0.7%
West Indian0.7%
African0.7%
Dutch0.7%
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Chataignier Almanac

CategoryValue
County Evangeline Parish
P.O. Box Zip Codes70524
Phone Area Codes337
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.56
Approximate Longitude-92.31

Chataignier 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
Distance8.9 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
StationGRAND COTEAU
Distance19.6 miles
Jan Temp41 to 62 F
Apr Temp56 to 79 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp57 to 82 F
Annual Precip63.2 inches
StationLAFAYETTE REG AP
Distance32.5 miles
Jan Temp42 to 62 F
Apr Temp58 to 78 F
Jul Temp74 to 91 F
Oct Temp58 to 81 F
Annual Precip62.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Church Point4,525$32,969
Eunice10,199$36,250
Mamou3,203$27,154
Opelousas16,605$25,894
Pine Prairie1,242$49,875
Ville Platte7,338$22,887

Chataignier Public Schools

Chataignier Elementary School
5762 Vine St
(337) 885-3173
Primary
Total Enrollment 356
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