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Demographics

People

Total Population1,295
Male Share of the Population46.2%
Female Share of the Population53.8%
Senior Citizens16.1%
Employed Population 16+494
Age of the Population32

Families

% of people married33.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5%
Median Earnings25+$21,493
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,336

Wealth

Median Family Income$35,417
% Above Poverty Level80%
% Below Poverty Level20%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home1.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone39%
Median Gross Rent$534
Median House Value$61,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)58.8%
French Except Basque27.8%
Canadian6.7%
German6.6%
Irish3.9%
Italian1.9%
English1.3%
African1.2%
Bahamian0.6%
West Indian0.6%
Welsh0.6%
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Elton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jefferson Davis Parish
Standard Zip Codes70532
Phone Area Codes337
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.48
Approximate Longitude-92.69

Elton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOBERLIN FIRE TOWER
Distance9.7 miles
Jan Temp41 to 60 F
Apr Temp57 to 79 F
Jul Temp73 to 92 F
Oct Temp57 to 80 F
Annual Precip66.9 inches
StationEUNICE
Distance15.6 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
Distance19.5 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Basile1,833$27,708
Eunice10,199$36,250
Fenton345$30,179
Iota1,737$51,938
Kinder2,574$44,155
Oberlin1,803$45,357

Elton Public Schools

Elton Elementary School
614 Powell Road
ZIP: 70532
(337) 584-2892
Primary
Total Enrollment 264
Elton High School
903 Second Street
ZIP: 70532
(337) 584-2991
Other
Total Enrollment 240

Elton Private Schools

Indian Bible Academy
152 Indian Church Rd
ZIP: 70532
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 11
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