Albany, Louisiana

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Population in 2019: 1,159 (93% urban, 7% rural).
Population change since 2000: +34.0%
Males: 517  (44.6%)
Females: 642  (55.4%)
Median resident age:

38.2 years
Louisiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 70711.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $53,373 (it was $25,208 in 2000)
Albany:

$53,373
LA:

$51,073

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,513 (it was $16,407 in 2000)

Albany village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $157,624 (it was $74,200 in 2000)
Albany:

$157,624
LA:

$172,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $207,892; detached houses: $245,905; townhouses or other attached units: $218,779; in 2-unit structures: $127,247; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $124,175; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $161,033; mobile homes: $77,684; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $15,630

Median gross rent in 2019: $475.

March 2019 cost of living index in Albany: 87.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.7%
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  • Races in Albany, LA (2010)
    • 1,01493.2%White alone
    • 423.9%Black alone
    • 211.9%Hispanic
    • 80.7%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone

Races in Albany detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Albany, Louisiana as of February 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Albany is 160 to 1.


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Ancestries: French (21.7%), English (16.1%), Italian (13.2%), Irish (11.6%), Scotch-Irish (11.2%), Hungarian (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1953

Elevation: 41 feet

Land area: 1.11 square miles.

Population density: 1,043 people per square mile   (low).

Albany, Louisiana map

3 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.3%
Louisiana:

2.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $497 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $442 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (33.3 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (291.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Springfield, LA (2.4 miles ),
Natalbany, LA (2.6 miles ),
Hammond, LA (2.7 miles ),
Tickfaw, LA (2.8 miles ),
Killian, LA (3.1 miles ),
Ponchatoula, LA (3.1 miles ),
Livingston, LA (3.1 miles ),
Independence, LA (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 30.50 N, Longitude: 90.58 W

Area code: 225

Distribution of median household income in Albany, LA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Albany, LA in 2019
Albany satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $98,100
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $45,700
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $198,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $121,700
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2019: 6 buildings, average cost: $124,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Albany, LA residents
Average permit cost in Albany, LA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Louisiana:

8.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +168 (+24.1%).
Most common industries in Albany, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (16.8%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Health care (9.2%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.3%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (30.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (8.0%)
  • Public administration (7.4%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
  • Petroleum & coal products (3.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.7%)
  • Health care (18.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.3%)
Most common occupations in Albany, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.3%)
  • Carpenters (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.6%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (10.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.6%)

Average climate in Albany, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.8. This is about average.

City:

69.8
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.25. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.25
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.19. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.19
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Albany-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/6/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.2 miles away from the Albany village center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 2/6/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Albany-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 380.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 201.4 miles away from Albany center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 244.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/6/2018 at 16:47:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 215.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 280.1 miles away from Albany center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 181.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Livingston Parish (34) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 16, Storms: 12, Floods: 10, Tropical Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Albany topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Albany:

  • ALBANY COMMUNITY HOME (30405 STEWART ROAD)
  • RICHARD N MURPHY MEMORIAL HOSPICE (200 S MONTPELIER AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Albany:

  • HAMMOND DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; HAMMOND, LA)
  • HAPPY HAVEN PERRET (Hospital, about 3 miles away; HAMMOND, LA)
  • LA CASA COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; HAMMOND, LA)
  • FRANK MARTEN HOUSE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; HAMMOND, LA)
  • HAPPY HAVEN CIRCLE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; HAMMOND, LA)
  • HAPPY HAVEN STEIN (Hospital, about 6 miles away; HAMMOND, LA)
  • EXCEL HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; HAMMOND, LA)

Amtrak station near Albany:

  • 8 miles: HAMMOND (N.W. RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Albany:

  • Southeastern Louisiana University (about 7 miles; Hammond, LA; Full-time enrollment: 12,713)
  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 34 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,744)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 37 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 37 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • University of New Orleans (about 46 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 8,201)
  • Delgado Community College (about 46 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 12,843)
  • Xavier University of Louisiana (about 47 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 2,492)

Public high school in Albany:

Public elementary/middle schools in Albany:

See full list of schools located in Albany

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Albany: Albany Village Police Department (A), Albany Volunteer Fire Department Fire Protection District 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Albany include: First United Pentecostal Church (A), Albany First Baptist Church (B), Bethlehem Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Livingston Parish (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 30051 West School Street).

Hotel: Albany Motel & Apartments (19375 Florida Boulevard).

Livingston Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Albany and their reported violations in the past:

FOURTH WARD WATER WORKS (Population served: 3,100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

61.1%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Albany (2011 data):

  • Whitney Bank: Albany Branch at 29435 South Montpelier Avenue, branch established on 1986/09/05. Info updated 2011/06/14: Bank assets: $14,882.3 mil, Deposits: $11,630.0 mil, headquarters in New Orleans, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 189 total offices, Holding Company: Hancock Holding Company
  • Capital One, National Association: Albany Branch at 19129 Florida Boulevard, branch established on 1946/03/02. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Albany:

Marital status in Albany, LA
  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 41.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 23.6%

For population 25 years and over in Albany:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Louisiana average:

11.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Albany, LA (based on Livingston Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant39,79198
Catholic16,1544
Mainline Protestant5,42314
Other1,2863
Black Protestant4844
None64,888-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 20
Livingston Parish:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Livingston Parish:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Livingston Parish:

6.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
Here:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.1%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Livingston Parish:

29.3%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.8%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Albany:

51.3%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Albany:

51.9%
State:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Albany:

29.1
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Albany:

20.1%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.8%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Albany:

6.9
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Albany:

41.1%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

57.8%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.3%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Albany, LA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 8$9,974$14,9610$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$14,870$35,6884$2,769
Other and Unallocable 2$4,456$26,7360$0
Financial Administration 2$4,863$29,1780$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,577$54,9241$1,063
Water Supply 1$2,067$24,8042$1,107
Sewerage 1$4,577$54,9241$620
Totals for Government 20$45,383$27,2308$5,559

Albany government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Police Protection: $11,000 ($9.49)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($4.31)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($1.73)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $487,000 ($420.19)
    General - Other: $337,000 ($290.77)
    Central Staff Services: $311,000 ($268.33)
    Police Protection: $296,000 ($255.39)
    Sewerage: $99,000 ($85.42)
    Regular Highways: $74,000 ($63.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($2.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.86)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $674,000 ($581.54)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $172,000 ($148.40)

Albany government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $149,000 ($128.56)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $489,000 ($421.92)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $32,000 ($27.61)
    Fines and Forfeits: $32,000 ($27.61)
    Sale of Property: $4,000 ($3.45)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($1.73)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,090,000 ($940.47)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $395,000 ($340.81)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $105,000 ($90.60)
    Public Utilities Sales: $45,000 ($38.83)
    Property: $35,000 ($30.20)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000 ($3.45)

Albany government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,439,000 ($3830.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,334,000 ($3739.43)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,000 ($97.50)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,000 ($6.04)

Albany government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $699,000 ($603.11)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $354,000 ($305.44)

7.56% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,521 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
Louisiana average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  2.84% ($47,690 average AGI)
from Tangipahoa Parish, LA  0.75% ($44,765)
from Ascension Parish, LA  0.70% ($52,257)


6.29% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,704 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Louisiana average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  1.86% ($49,489 average AGI)
to Tangipahoa Parish, LA  0.77% ($42,063)
to Ascension Parish, LA  0.62% ($55,257)

Businesses in Albany, LA

  • Domino's Pizza: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Albany:

  • WFPR (1400 AM; 1 kW; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF NEW ORLEANS, LLC)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTIB (640 AM; 5 kW; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: LA TERR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBR (1300 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJBO (1150 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Albany:

  • WHMD (107.1 FM; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF NEW ORLEANS, LLC)
  • WBBE (103.3 FM; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WDGL (98.1 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WFMF (102.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYPY (100.7 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WEMX (94.1 FM; KENTWOOD, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSLU (90.9 FM; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY)
  • WYNK-FM (101.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTGG (96.5 FM; AMITE, LA; Owner: SOUTHWEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKF (89.3 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: PUBLIC RADIO INC.)
  • KRVE (96.1 FM; BRUSLY, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Albany:

  • WSTY-LP (Channel 23; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: AMERICAN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WAFB (Channel 9; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: WAFB, L.L.C)
  • WBRZ-TV (Channel 2; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TELEVISION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WVLA (Channel 33; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LIC. CORP.)
  • WGMB (Channel 44; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLPB-TV (Channel 27; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K58GB (Channel 58; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KZUP-CA (Channel 19; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBRL-CA (Channel 21; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLFT-CA (Channel 52; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: BETHANY WORLD PRAYER CENTER, INC.)

Albany fatal accident list:

Dec 16, 2017 06:23 AM, Sr-43, Lat: 30.536378, Lon: -90.584075, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 14, 2000 87:99 PM, West Bates Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 7, 1998 04:00 AM, North Cafeline Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 29, 1988 02:00 PM, Ncafeline, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 15, 1980 05:40 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 33Number of bridges
  • 344ft / 105mTotal length
  • $2,980,000Total costs
  • 329,410Total average daily traffic
  • 29,701Total average daily truck traffic
  • 218,881Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Albany, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 51950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Albany, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Albany)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ALBANY, 29079 Louisiana Highway 43 (Lat: 30.492250 Lon: -90.587250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQJB466,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 07/15/2008, Expiration Date: 07/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/05/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Albany)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BARTLESON JERRY CHALLENGER 2 PLACE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7008J , Serial Number: CH207910712, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 09/17/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 12/13/2006
    Registrant (Individual): David R Wolfe, Po Box 36, Albany, LA 70711

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$114,4600$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$158,8801$32,770
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0401.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Albany, LA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Albany, LA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 60. The highest number of fire incidents - 158 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Albany, LA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (63.7%), and Structure Fires (23.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Albany, LA
    • 64763.7%Outside Fires
    • 23723.3%Structure Fires
    • 12712.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 40.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Albany, LA
Most common first names in Albany, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2172.5 years
John1872.8 years
James1873.2 years
Joseph1564.1 years
Willie1368.4 years
Frank1275.1 years
William1172.8 years
Louis1073.1 years
Robert1068.2 years
Joe977.9 years
Most common last names in Albany, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Stewart2367.0 years
Kinchen1878.1 years
Johnson1368.9 years
Hutchinson1369.9 years
Jones1068.9 years
White974.3 years
Wagner880.1 years
Smith871.7 years
Gill874.7 years
Bankston875.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Albany, LA
  • 69.7%Electricity
  • 22.9%Utility gas
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Albany, LA
  • 94.0%Electricity
  • 6.0%Utility gas


Albany compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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