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Demographics

People

Total Population1,877
Male Share of the Population34.8%
Female Share of the Population65.2%
Senior Citizens16.2%
Employed Population 16+509
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married26.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher4.8%
Median Earnings25+$18,390
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,858
Median Earnings With High School Degree$18,240

Wealth

Median Family Income$27,188
% Above Poverty Level50.3%
% Below Poverty Level49.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.6%
Median Gross Rent$456
Median House Value$57,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)58.1%
French Except Basque16.9%
Irish3.2%
English2.7%
Italian2.1%
German1.9%
Canadian0.9%
Norwegian0.3%
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Simmesport Almanac

CategoryValue
County Avoyelles Parish
Standard Zip Codes71369
Phone Area Codes318
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.98
Approximate Longitude-91.81

Simmesport Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBUNKIE
Distance22 miles
Jan Temp39 to 58 F
Apr Temp56 to 77 F
Jul Temp73 to 92 F
Oct Temp55 to 80 F
Annual Precip61.7 inches
StationJONESVILLE LOCKS
Distance33.9 miles
Jan Temp37 to 56 F
Apr Temp55 to 76 F
Jul Temp73 to 92 F
Oct Temp55 to 79 F
Annual Precip58.9 inches
StationWOODVILLE 4 ESE
Distance34.4 miles
Jan Temp37 to 59 F
Apr Temp53 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp56 to 80 F
Annual Precip68.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cottonport1,780$30,804
Evergreen281$25,000
Mansura1,796$33,587
Marksville5,560$38,512
Moreauville859$60,781
Plaucheville196$63,438

Simmesport Public Schools

Riverside Elementary School
549 Norwood Street
ZIP: 71369
(318) 941-2699
Primary
Total Enrollment 367
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