Demographics

People

Total Population1,780
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens12.1%
Employed Population 16+627
Age of the Population31

Families

% of people married45.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher3.2%
Median Earnings25+$28,780
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$38,365
% Above Poverty Level73%
% Below Poverty Level27%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone22.7%
Median Gross Rent$693
Median House Value$95,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)42.3%
French Except Basque26.7%
Canadian11.8%
German4.7%
English3.8%
Irish1.1%
Ukrainian0.8%
Italian0.8%
Scottish0.4%
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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
Cankton741$45,536
Carencro8,775$45,106
Lafayette126,515$69,663
Maurice1,424$81,339
Rayne8,075$42,303
Scott8,761$58,895

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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