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Demographics

People

Total Population1,737
Male Share of the Population42.4%
Female Share of the Population57.6%
Senior Citizens9.4%
Employed Population 16+733
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married44.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.6%
Median Earnings25+$31,512
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,935
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,726

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,938
% Above Poverty Level86.7%
% Below Poverty Level13.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation3%

Housing

People Living Alone30.6%
Median Gross Rent$563
Median House Value$95,000

Ancestry

French Except Basque44.4%
German19.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.8%
Canadian7.7%
Irish6.9%
Italian2.9%
English2.8%
Dutch1.3%
Greek1.2%
Scottish1%
Polish0.8%
Czech0.8%
Swiss0.2%
Ukrainian0.1%
Swedish0.1%
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Iota Almanac

CategoryValue
County Acadia Parish
Standard Zip Codes70543
Phone Area Codes337
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.32
Approximate Longitude-92.49

Iota Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCROWLEY 2 NE
Distance9.5 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
StationJENNINGS
Distance13.7 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
StationGRAND COTEAU
Distance28.5 miles
Jan Temp41 to 62 F
Apr Temp56 to 79 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp57 to 82 F
Annual Precip63.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Basile1,833$27,708
Crowley13,155$34,472
Estherwood956$52,031
Eunice10,199$36,250
Jennings10,180$46,342
Mermentau694$43,676

Iota Public Schools

Iota Elementary School
470 West Kennedy Street
ZIP: 70543
(337) 779-2581
Primary
Total Enrollment 594
Iota High School
456 South Fifth Street
ZIP: 70543
(337) 779-2534
Other
Total Enrollment 534
Iota Middle School
426 South Fifth Street
ZIP: 70543
(337) 779-2536
Middle
Total Enrollment 300

Iota Private Schools

St Francis School
490 St Joseph Ave
ZIP: 70543
Elementary
Total Enrollment 159
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