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Demographics

People

Total Population1,459
Male Share of the Population42.6%
Female Share of the Population57.4%
Senior Citizens20.2%
Employed Population 16+628
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married40%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5.7%
Median Earnings25+$32,717
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$55,313
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,029

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,429
% Above Poverty Level81.7%
% Below Poverty Level18.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.6%
Median Gross Rent$692
Median House Value$78,800

Ancestry

French Except Basque24.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.1%
Canadian14.3%
Irish4.7%
German3%
Italian2.1%
English1.5%
Swiss0.3%
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Gueydan Almanac

CategoryValue
County Vermilion Parish
Standard Zip Codes70542
Phone Area Codes337
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.02
Approximate Longitude-92.5

Gueydan Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationJENNINGS
Distance15.3 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
StationLAKE ARTHUR 10 SW
Distance17.6 miles
Jan Temp40 to 58 F
Apr Temp59 to 75 F
Jul Temp75 to 91 F
Oct Temp59 to 80 F
Annual Precip57.7 inches
StationLELAND BOWMAN LOCK
Distance24.2 miles
Jan Temp42 to 60 F
Apr Temp59 to 76 F
Jul Temp74 to 90 F
Oct Temp59 to 80 F
Annual Precip60.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Crowley13,155$34,472
Estherwood956$52,031
Kaplan4,607$60,781
Lake Arthur2,742$38,125
Mermentau694$43,676
Morse938$45,789

Gueydan Public Schools

Gueydan High School
901 Main Street
ZIP: 70542
(337) 536-6938
Other
Total Enrollment 262
Jesse Owens Elementary School
203 Thirteenth Street
ZIP: 70542
(337) 536-6541
Primary
Total Enrollment 169

Gueydan Private Schools

St Peter School
513 6th St
ZIP: 70542
Elementary
Total Enrollment 68
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