Demographics

People

Total Population815
Male Share of the Population53.9%
Female Share of the Population46.1%
Senior Citizens13.9%
Employed Population 16+276
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married48.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.9%
Median Earnings25+$35,268
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,712
% Above Poverty Level68.8%
% Below Poverty Level31.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31.6%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$72,600

Ancestry

French Except Basque38.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)28.1%
Canadian13.1%
German4.3%
English4.2%
Irish4%
Italian2.9%
Scottish0.9%
Russian0.7%
Hungarian0.7%
Dutch0.7%
Welsh0.4%
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Mermentau Almanac

CategoryValue
County Acadia Parish
P.O. Box Zip Codes70556
Phone Area Codes337
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.19
Approximate Longitude-92.56

Mermentau 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
Distance5.1 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
StationCROWLEY 2 NE
Distance13.6 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
StationLAKE ARTHUR 10 SW
Distance18.5 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Estherwood846$50,625
Gueydan1,436$54,583
Iota1,780$52,344
Jennings10,084$45,339
Lake Arthur2,738$32,407
Morse843$47,356

Mermentau Public Schools

Mermentau Elementary School
405 Church Street
ZIP: 70556
(337) 824-1943
Primary
Total Enrollment 164
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