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Demographics

People

Total Population3,046
Male Share of the Population51.1%
Female Share of the Population48.9%
Senior Citizens13.7%
Employed Population 16+1,005
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married28.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7.4%
Median Earnings25+$20,132
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$17,520

Wealth

Median Family Income$30,109
% Above Poverty Level54.8%
% Below Poverty Level45.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone45.8%
Median Gross Rent$697
Median House Value$48,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)56.3%
African9%
English6.8%
Irish3%
German1.6%
Jamaican1.1%
West Indian1.1%
Italian0.6%
French Except Basque0.6%
Arab0.5%
Syrian0.5%
Dutch0.3%
Swedish0.2%
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Homer Almanac

CategoryValue
County Claiborne Parish
Standard Zip Codes71040
Phone Area Codes318
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.79
Approximate Longitude-93.05

Homer Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHOMER 3 SSW
Distance3 miles
Jan Temp33 to 54 F
Apr Temp51 to 75 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip55.7 inches
StationRUSTON LA TECH
Distance30.3 miles
Jan Temp33 to 55 F
Apr Temp51 to 76 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 78 F
Annual Precip55 inches
StationEL DORADO S AZ RGNL AP
Distance32.5 miles
Jan Temp33 to 54 F
Apr Temp51 to 76 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 77 F
Annual Precip54.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Athens276$52,188
Gibsland956$31,771
Haynesville2,684$34,120
Lisbon159$60,625
Minden12,790$42,008
Shongaloo139$56,750

Homer Public Libraries

Claiborne Parish
909 EDGEWOOD DRIVE
Homer, Louisiana
(318) 927-3845

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Homer Hospitals

Claiborne Memorial Medical Center
620 East College Street
(318) 927-2024

Homer Public Schools

David Wade Correctional Center
670 Bell Hill Road
ZIP: 71040
(318) 927-0400
High
Total Enrollment 13
Homer Elementary School
624 Pelican Drive
ZIP: 71040
(318) 927-2393
Primary
Total Enrollment 484
Homer High School
1008 North Main
ZIP: 71040
(318) 927-2985
High
Total Enrollment 204
Homer Junior High School
612 Pelican Drive
ZIP: 71040
(318) 927-2826
Middle
Total Enrollment 172
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