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Demographics

People

Total Population1,854
Male Share of the Population46.4%
Female Share of the Population53.6%
Senior Citizens11.3%
Employed Population 16+702
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married36.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher3.5%
Median Earnings25+$26,957
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,262
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,313

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,398
% Above Poverty Level78.5%
% Below Poverty Level21.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.9%
Median Gross Rent$672
Median House Value$72,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)41.9%
French Except Basque31.4%
Canadian8.4%
English6.5%
German5.9%
Irish1.8%
Ukrainian0.9%
Dutch0.8%
Scottish0.5%
Italian0.4%
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Duson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lafayette Parish
Standard Zip Codes70529
Phone Area Codes337
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.23
Approximate Longitude-92.19

Duson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLAFAYETTE
Distance7.2 miles
Jan Temp42 to 61 F
Apr Temp58 to 78 F
Jul Temp73 to 91 F
Oct Temp58 to 80 F
Annual Precip60.5 inches
StationCROWLEY 2 NE
Distance10.9 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
StationLAFAYETTE REG AP
Distance12.3 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
Cankton783$45,938
Carencro8,620$49,375
Lafayette126,476$67,108
Maurice1,501$95,027
Rayne8,079$34,306
Scott8,784$63,000

Duson Public Schools

Charles M. Burke Elementary School
2845 Ridge Rd.
ZIP: 70529
(337) 521-7630
Primary
Total Enrollment 590
Duson Elementary School
301 Fourth Street
ZIP: 70529
(337) 521-8660
Primary
Total Enrollment 224
Judice Middle School
2645 South Fieldspan Road
ZIP: 70529
(337) 521-7890
Middle
Total Enrollment 513
Ridge Elementary School
2901 South Fieldspan Road
ZIP: 70529
(337) 521-7800
Primary
Total Enrollment 730
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