Total Population854
Male Share of the Population47.4%
Female Share of the Population52.6%
Senior Citizens11.9%
Employed Population 16+
Age of the Population38


% of people married14.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher2.9%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0


Median Family Income$27,500
% Above Poverty Level46.3%
% Below Poverty Level53.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time11 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.7%
% Using Public Transportation3.1%


People Living Alone41%
Median Gross Rent$422
Median House Value$33,600


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)94.1%
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Waterproof Almanac

Nearest Medium City 65 miles SE of Monroe, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City149 miles NW of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Tensas Parish
Standard Zip Codes71375
Phone Area Codes318
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.

Waterproof Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


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

StationST JOSEPH 3 N
Distance13.4 miles
Jan Temp37 to 56 F
Apr Temp54 to 76 F
Jul Temp73 to 93 F
Oct Temp54 to 79 F
Annual Precip56.4 inches
Distance17.6 miles
Jan Temp39 to 58 F
Apr Temp55 to 77 F
Jul Temp72 to 91 F
Oct Temp55 to 79 F
Annual Precip62 inches
StationJENA 4 WSW
Distance49 miles
Jan Temp35 to 56 F
Apr Temp52 to 76 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp52 to 78 F
Annual Precip59.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Waterproof, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Azucena (71375)

Consuella (71375)

Cooters Point (71375)

Goldman (71375)

Helena (71375)

Highland (71375)

Montecello (71375)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Sicily Island470$30,536
St. Joseph978$27,813
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