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Demographics

People

Total Population4,592
Male Share of the Population53.7%
Female Share of the Population46.3%
Senior Citizens12.7%
Employed Population 16+2,244
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married43%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.1%
Median Earnings25+$35,145
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,875

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,938
% Above Poverty Level85.5%
% Below Poverty Level14.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone41%
Median Gross Rent$720
Median House Value$109,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)27.4%
French Except Basque10.5%
German10%
Irish9.4%
Italian9.1%
Canadian7.2%
English3.4%
Dutch1.4%
Scottish1.2%
African1%
Ghanaian1%
Welsh0.7%
Basque0.7%
Swiss0.3%
Jamaican0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Australian0.2%
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Westlake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Calcasieu Parish
Standard Zip Codes70669
Phone Area Codes337
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.25
Approximate Longitude-93.25

Westlake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLAKE CHARLES AP
Distance8.7 miles
Jan Temp41 to 61 F
Apr Temp57 to 77 F
Jul Temp74 to 91 F
Oct Temp59 to 81 F
Annual Precip57.1 inches
StationDE QUINCY
Distance18.5 miles
Jan Temp37 to 59 F
Apr Temp54 to 76 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp54 to 80 F
Annual Precip61 inches
StationHACKBERRY 8 SSW
Distance26.7 miles
Jan Temp43 to 59 F
Apr Temp61 to 76 F
Jul Temp76 to 90 F
Oct Temp62 to 79 F
Annual Precip59.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
DeQuincy3,145$56,552
Fenton365$30,625
Iowa3,218$45,833
Lake Charles75,194$50,396
Sulphur20,237$60,149
Vinton3,372$46,702

Westlake Public Schools

S. P. Arnett Middle School
400 Sulphur Ave
ZIP: 70669
(337) 217-4630
Middle
Total Enrollment 410
Western Heights Elementary School
1100 Elizabeth Street
ZIP: 70669
(337) 217-4930
Primary
Total Enrollment 335
Westlake High School
1000 Garden Drive
ZIP: 70669
(337) 217-4950
High
Total Enrollment 564
Westwood Elementary School
1900 Sampson Street
ZIP: 70669
(337) 217-4940
Primary
Total Enrollment 606
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