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Population in 2012: 48,367 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.4%
 

Males: 22,685  (46.9%)
Females: 25,682  (53.1%)

Median resident age:  36.0 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 71301, 71302, 71303, 71409.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,217 (it was $26,097 in 2000)
Alexandria:

$36,217
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,651

Alexandria city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $135,015 (it was $70,700 in 2000)
Alexandria:

$135,015
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $146,329; Detached houses: $149,185; Townhouses or other attached units: $146,468; In 2-unit structures: $81,458; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $42,717; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $314,286; Mobile homes: $27,057

Median gross rent in 2012: $775.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip codes: 71301, 71302, 71303, 71409.

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  • Black alone - 28,758 (60.0%)
  • White alone - 17,329 (36.1%)
  • Asian alone - 639 (1.3%)
  • Hispanic - 508 (1.1%)
  • Two or more races - 494 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 169 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 44 (0.09%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Alexandria: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: United States (18.0%), French (6.8%), Irish (4.8%), English (3.7%), German (3.6%), Italian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1818

Elevation: 82 feet

Land area: 26.4 square miles.

Population density: 1,831 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Alexandria:

  • High school or higher: 81.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alexandria city:

  • Never married: 37.3%
  • Now married: 35.4%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

909 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.9%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 183 registered sex offenders living in Alexandria, Louisiana as of October 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Alexandria to the number of sex offenders is 264 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $645 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.2%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, LA (78.9 miles , pop. 110,257).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (97.3 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (203.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Pineville, LA (2.1 miles ), Ball, LA (2.9 miles ), Woodworth, LA (3.1 miles ), Prospect, LA (3.3 miles ), Rock Hill, LA (3.5 miles ), Creola, LA (3.6 miles ), Boyce, LA (3.8 miles ), Lecompte, LA (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 60 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 1998: 74 buildings, average cost: $150,400
  • 1999: 81 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2000: 60 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2001: 67 buildings, average cost: $131,100
  • 2002: 86 buildings, average cost: $168,500
  • 2003: 182 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2004: 79 buildings, average cost: $191,300
  • 2005: 81 buildings, average cost: $168,500
  • 2006: 214 buildings, average cost: $153,800
  • 2007: 231 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2008: 123 buildings, average cost: $127,400
  • 2009: 128 buildings, average cost: $163,400
  • 2010: 99 buildings, average cost: $160,900
  • 2011: 96 buildings, average cost: $164,900
  • 2012: 117 buildings, average cost: $164,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 31.29 N, Longitude: 92.46 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +14,716 (+30.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 11,875 (65.1%)

Area code: 318

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Crime rates in Alexandria by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 5511839486429
per 100,000 10.610.823.717.46.519.59.217.512.38.14.218.6
Rapes 332617131721291617111114
per 100,000 70.256.136.628.337.145.667.035.034.822.322.828.9
Robberies 180183199194188147185175176184159142
per 100,000 383.2395.2428.1421.8410.1319.2427.1382.8360.0373.4330.2293.1
Assaults 322434732755688845836866387393479650
per 100,000 685.4937.31574.81641.41500.71834.91930.21894.1791.6797.4994.61341.6
Burglaries 1,2791,1051,1171,2759259481,2991,0991,133943869974
per 100,000 2722.62386.42403.02772.02017.62058.62999.22403.82317.61913.41804.42010.4
Thefts 3,6643,0473,2853,0132,5762,6292,9372,9662,8622,7142,5172,472
per 100,000 7799.46580.37067.16550.65618.85708.96781.26487.35854.45507.05226.45102.3
Auto thefts 129157193203211210258181122130174184
per 100,000 274.6339.1415.2441.3460.2456.0595.7395.9249.6263.8361.3379.8
Arson 01001016110N/AN/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 0.02.20.00.021.834.725.40.0N/AN/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.5) 848.0824.1997.0996.5862.6940.61107.21008.9729.9676.1684.0786.2

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Crime rate in Alexandria detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 190 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.26
Louisiana average:

3.98

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Alexandria, Louisiana accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.1%
Louisiana:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -3,142 (-6.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Alexandria-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/6/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.8 miles away from the Alexandria city center injured 11 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/7/1957, a category F3 tornado 0.8 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 16 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rapides Parish (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Jock Scott - Politician, Arnold Jack Rosenthal - Politician, Carl Gunter, Jr. - Politician, Charles W. DeWitt, Jr. - Politician, Blackshear M. Bryan - Army general, Buddy Tudor - Real estate businessman, Lloyd Herbert Hughes - Air Force Medal of Honor recipient, Catherine D. Kimball - Judge, Johnny Williams (blues musician) - Blues guitarist and singer, Matthew Gaines - Politician.

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Alexandria: Lloyd H. Hughes, Powhatan H. Clarke.


Hospitals/medical centers in Alexandria:

  • FMCNA - ALEXANDRIA (Dialysis Facility, 225 N BOLTON AVE)
  • FMCNA - SOUTH ALEXANDRIA (Dialysis Facility, 1915 BEATRICE ST)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 5803 COLISEUM BLVD SUITE C)
  • BETTER CARE HOME HEALTH, INC. (Home Health Center, 2735 CULPEPPER ROAD)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 710 VERSAILLES BLVD., STE A)
  • LOUISIANA HOMECARE OF ALEXANDRIA (Home Health Center, 1308 DORCHESTER DRIVE)
  • PROFESSIONAL HOME HEALTH SERVI (Home Health Center, 1004 CALAIS CIRCLE)
  • STAT HOME HEALTH-CENTRAL (Home Health Center, 4615 PARLIAMENT , STE 202)
  • SYNERGY HOME CARE-CENTRAL REGION, INC (Home Health Center, 101 YORKTOWN DRIVE)
  • THOMPSON HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, 1401 TEXAS AVENUE STE A)
  • ADAMS GROUP HOME (Hospital, 1214 PRESIDENT'S DRIVE)
  • BAYOU RAPIDES MEDICAL CTR (Hospital, provides emergency services, 5908 SKYE STREET)
  • BOUEF TRACE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, 6465 BOUEF TRACE)
  • CAMERATA COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, 6012 JOE HESNI BLVD)
  • CENTRAL LOUISIANA SURGICAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Proprietary, provides emergency services, 651 NORTH BOLTON AVE)
  • CHARLES P GRECO HOME (Hospital, 6721 HIGHWAY 1 NORTH)
  • CHARLES PARK COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, 528 BOBWHITE LANE)
  • CHRISTUS HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE ST FRANCES CABR (Hospital, 1804 MACARTHUR DRIVE STE 200)
  • CHRISTUS ST FRANCES CABRINI HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, 3330 MASONIC DRIVE)
  • CROSSROADS REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, provides emergency services, 110 JOHN ESKEW DR)
  • DUBUIS HOSP FOR CONTINUNING CARE,THE (Hospital, 3330 MASONIC DR)
  • DUBUIS HOSPITAL OF ALEXANDRIA (Hospital, 3330 MASONIC DR)
  • FAITH FOUNDATION HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, 3503 PARLIAMENT COURT)
  • GRECO COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, 444 BROWNS BEND ROAD)
  • GUARDIAN HOSPICE CARE (Hospital, 5503 JOHN ESKEW DRIVE, SUITE B & C)
  • HEALTHSOUTH RIVERSIDE HOSPITAL OF ALEXANDRIA (Hospital, 211 FOURTH ST FIFTH FLOOR)
  • HEYMAN LANE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, 307 HEYMAN LANE)
  • HOSPICE CARE OF LA IN ALEXANDR (Hospital, 1500 A LEE STREET)
  • JACKSON STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, 5532 JACKSON STREET)
  • JOURNEY HOSPICE OF ALEXANDRIA, LLC (Hospital, 221 PECAN PARK AVENUE)
  • KIMBALL AVENUE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, 511 KIMBALL AVENUE)
  • OASIS HEALTH CARE (Hospital, 3805 HALSEY STREET SUITE-C)
  • PECAN GROVE TRAINING CENTER (Hospital, 5000 LOWER THIRD STREET)
  • POLAND COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, 3004 HWY 457)
  • POLK GROUP HOME (Hospital, 557 MCKEITHEN DR)
  • PRESCOTT ROAD COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, 3705 PRESCOTT ROAD)
  • RAPIDES REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Other, 211 4TH STREET)
  • RAPIDES WOMEN'S HOSPITAL (Hospital, 5908 SKYE STREET)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPICE OF CENLA, LLC (Hospital, 716 VERSAILLES)
  • VERNI COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, 347 BROWNS BEND ROAD)
  • WASHINGTON GROUP HOME (Hospital, 1008 PRESIDENT'S DRIVE)
  • WESTSIDE HABILITATION CENTER (Hospital, 557 MCKEITHEN DR)
  • ALEXANDRIA HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 1709 ODOM STREET)
  • HERITAGE MANOR OF ALEX REHAB NS CTR (Nursing Home, 3343 MASONIC DRIVE)
  • INTEGRATED HEALTH SERVICES OF ALEX (Nursing Home, 5115 MCARTHUR DR)
  • LEXINGTON HOUSE (Nursing Home, 16 HEYMAN LANE)
  • MATTHEWS MEMORIAL HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 5100 JACKSON STREET EXT.)
  • NAOMI HEIGHTS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 2421 E. TEXAS AVENUE)
  • REGENCY HOUSE (Nursing Home, 5131 MASONIC DRIVE)
  • REHABILITATION HOSPITAL OF ALEXANDRIA (Nursing Home, 104 N 3RD ST)
  • SUMMIT (THE) (Nursing Home, 2200 MEMORIAL DRIVE)
  • WILSHIRE MANOR (Nursing Home, 1225 WINDSOR PLACE)

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Colleges/Universities in Alexandria:

  • Louisiana State University at Alexandria (Full-time enrollment: 1,296; Location: 8100 Hwy 71 South; Public; Website: www.lsua.edu)
  • Blue Cliff College (FT enrollment: 280; Location: 1505 Metro Dr Ste 1; Private, for-profit; Website: bluecliffcollege.com)
  • Louisiana Technical College-Alexandria Campus (FT enrollment: 274; Location: 4311 South MacArthur Drive; Public; Website: www.region6.ltc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alexandria:

  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 49 miles; Natchitoches, LA; Full-time enrollment: 5,626)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 79 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 13,419)
  • Louisiana Tech University (about 87 miles; Ruston, LA; FT enrollment: 7,480)
  • Grambling State University (about 87 miles; Grambling, LA; FT enrollment: 4,504)
  • Alcorn State University (about 88 miles; Alcorn State, MS; FT enrollment: 2,641)
  • University of Louisiana Monroe (about 89 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • McNeese State University (about 90 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 6,406)

Public high schools in Alexandria:

Private high schools in Alexandria:

  • HOLY SAVIOR MENARD HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 536; Location: 4603 COLISEUM BLVD; Grades: 7 - 12)
  • GRACE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 380; Location: 4900 JACKSON ST EXT; Grades: PK - 12)
  • HOPE BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 67; Location: 7921 HWY 28 W; Grades: PK - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Alexandria:

Private elementary/middle schools in Alexandria:

  • ALEXANDRIA COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL (Students: 542; Location: 5603 BAYOU RAPIDES RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OUR LADY-PROMPT SUCCOR SCHOOL (Students: 519; Location: 420 21ST ST; Grades: PK - 6)
  • ST RITA CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 218; Location: 2386 VANDENBURG DR; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MONTESSORI EDUCATIONAL CENTER (Students: 135; Location: 4209 N BOLTON AVE; Grades: PK - 6)
  • ST FRANCES CABRINI SCHOOL (Students: 127; Location: 2215 E TEXAS AVE; Grades: PK - 7)
  • SMYRNA ADVENTIST JR ACADEMY (Students: 11; Location: 916 RICHMOND DR; Grades: PK - 7)
See full list of schools located in Alexandria

Library in Alexandria:

  • RAPIDES PARISH LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,485,000; Location: 411 WASHINGTON STREET; 296,184 books; 11,150 audio materials; 9,972 video materials; 60 state licensed databases; 605 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Alexandria: Metro Shopping Plaza (A), Kent Plantation (B), Turpin Spur (C), Bellview Landing (D), Alexandria Fire Department (E), Rapides Parish Fire District 2 Station 1 (F), Alexandria Museum of Art (G), Rapides Parish Coliseum (H), Rapides Parish Fire District 2 Station 3 (I), Bolton Avenue Community Center (J), Alexandria City Hall (K), Rapides Parish Courthouse (L), Alexandria Historical and Genealogical Library (M), Rapides Parish Library (N), Casson Street Community Center (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Alexandria Mall Shopping Center (1), Metrocenter Mall Shopping Center (2), MacArthur Village Shopping Center (3), Westgate Shopping Center (4), Dunbar Plaza Shopping Center (5), West End Retail Shopping Center (6), Southside Shopping Center (7), Bolton Avenue Shopping Center (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Alexandria include: Saint Timothys Episcopal Church (A), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B), Horeshoe Drive United Methodist Church (C), Trinity United Methodist Church (D), Congregation Gemiluth Chassodim Temple (E), Saint Francis Cabrini Catholic Church (F), Magnolia Baptist Church (G), First Evergreen Baptist Church (H), Wilton United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Anandale Cemetery (1), Garden of Memories Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bayou Rapides (A), Sandy Bayou (B), Dry Bayou (C), Philip Bayou (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Alexandria include: Bringhurst Park (1), Harmon Field (2), Gimble Park (3), Hunter Park (4), Bringhurst Field (5), Cheatham Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Louisiana History Museum (503 Washington Street) (1), ARNA Bontemps African-American and Cltrl Arts Center (Museums; 1327 3rd Street) (2), Kent Plantation House - Gift Shop (Museums; 3601 Bayou Rapides Road) (3), Alexandria Zoological Park (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 3016 Masonic Drive) (4), Tree House (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1403 3rd Street) (5), Four Seasons Bowling Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3510 North Boulevard) (6), Cenla Amusement (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1313 Louise Street) (7), Fun House Game & Pool Room (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3012 3rd Street) (8), Drewett Towing (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1313 Louise Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Red River Inn (3801 Halsey Street) (1), Best Western Of Alexandria Inn (2720 West Mac Arthur Drive) (2), Hampton Inn Alexandria (2301 North Macarthur Drive) (3), Motel 6 (546 Macarthur Drive) (4), Super 8 Motel (6017 Old Boyce Road) (5), The Southerner Motel Air Conditioned (3405 South Macarthur Drive) (6), Clarion Hotel (2716 North Macarthur Drive) (7), Greenbrier Motel (5711 Masonic Drive) (8), Days Inn (1146 Macarthur Drive) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: United States Government - Judicial Branch- Bankruptcy Court- Bankruptcy C (300 Jackson Street) (1), Rapides Parish - Juvenile Court (Courthouse) (2), Rapides Parish - Court Reporter (701 Murray Street Ofc) (3), Rapides Parish - Clerk of Court (Courthouse) (4), Pineville City - City Court- Clerk of Court (904 Main Street) (5), Alexandria City - City Court- City Court Bookkepper (515 Washington Street) (6), Alexandria City - City Court- Clerk of Court (515 Washington Street) (7), Alexandria City - City Court- Duputy Clerk of Court (515 Washington Street) (8), Alexandria City - City Court- Judges Office (515 Washington Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Rapides Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  Ozone  PM2.5 PM10 CO  SO2 NO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 27.6. This is about average.
City:

27.6
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.45. This is about average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
City:

8.45
U.S.:

9.59
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.8. This is better than average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
City:

15.8
U.S.:

22.1
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.192. This is significantly better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.192
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.01. This is better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
City:

2.01
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 15.2. This is significantly worse than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
City:

15.2
U.S.:

9.4

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

ALEXANDRIA CITY OF (Address: 915 3RD STREET , Population served: 58396, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-1996, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-1996), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-1996), St Public Notif received (JAN-08-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and OCT-16-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (OCT-16-2000)
LATANIER WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 300, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and JUL-01-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2000)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 26.9%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.9% for Black residents, 12.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.0% for American Indian residents, 32.1% for other race residents, 19.2% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.2%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.5%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Alexandria, LA

People in group quarters in Alexandria in 2010:

  • 717 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 531 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 402 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 244 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 153 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 113 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 80 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 71 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 33 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in college/university student housing

People in group quarters in Alexandria in 2000:

  • 761 people in nursing homes
  • 247 people in state prisons
  • 209 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 164 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 110 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 100 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 48 people in institutions for the deaf
  • 46 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 45 people in institutions for the blind
  • 21 people in religious group quarters
  • 16 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 15 people in other group homes

Alexandria compared to Louisiana state average:

Alexandria, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.


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Arena or stadium:
  • Rapides Parish Coliseum. Capacity: 6,512.

Banks with most branches in Alexandria (2011 data):

  • Capital One, National Association: 7 branches. 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
  • Red River Bank: at 1412 Centre Court Drive, Suite 101, Hwy 28 West Banking Center Branch, Downtown Banking Center Branch, North Mall Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $989.5 mil, Deposits: $872.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Red River Bancshares, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Centre Branch, Westgate Branch, Alexandria Main Branch. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Jackson Street Branch, Memorial Drive Branch, Alexandria Main Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • The Evangeline Bank and Trust Company: Masonic Drive Branch, Alexandria Branch, Parliament Drive-In Branch. Info updated 2007/11/06: Bank assets: $579.6 mil, Deposits: $479.3 mil, headquarters in Ville Platte, LA, positive income, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Evangeline Bancshares, Inc.
  • The Peoples State Bank: Wimbledon Branch at 1423 Wimbledon Drive, branch established on 2003/11/03; , Alexandria at 3412 Maclee Drive, branch established on 2010/07/01. Info updated 2008/06/09: Bank assets: $496.6 mil, Deposits: $420.2 mil, headquarters in Many, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Psb Financial Corporation
  • Southern Heritage Bank: Coliseum Blvd Office Branch at 5617 Coliseum Blvd, branch established on 2006/05/25; Jackson Street Office at 5211 Jackson Street, branch established on 2005/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $273.9 mil, Deposits: $239.0 mil, headquarters in Jonesville, LA, positive income, 9 total offices
  • Whitney Bank: Lake District Branch at 203 Ansley Boulevard, branch established on 2006/05/01; Bayou Court Branch at 4716 Jackson Street, branch established on 1999/03/20. 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
  • Sabine State Bank and Trust Company: Alexandria, Louisiana Branch at 3925 Jackson Street, branch established on 1999/03/08; Highway 28 West Branch at 4409 Coliseum Boulevard, branch established on 2010/08/13. Info updated 2006/09/14: Bank assets: $683.7 mil, Deposits: $592.9 mil, headquarters in Many, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Sabine Bancshares, Inc.
  • 5 other banks with 7 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Alexandria, Louisiana:

  • Hotel Bentley, 200 De Soto St, Alexandria, LA 71301 , Phone: (318) 448-9600
  • Holiday Inn Convention Center Alexandria, 701 4TH St, Alexandria, LA 71301 , Phone: (318) 442-9000, Fax: (318) 442-9007
  • Ramada Inn, 2211 N Macarthur Dr, Alexandria, LA 71301 , Phone: (318) 443-2561
  • Sportsman Lodge, 700 N Macarthur Dr, Alexandria, LA 71301 , Phone: (318) 445-6541
  • Motel 6 #458, 546 Mcarthur Dr, Alexandria, LA 71301 , Phone: (318) 445-2336
  • Econo Lodge Inn And Suites Conference Center, 2716 N Macarthur Dr, Alexandria, LA 71303 , Phone: (318) 487-4261, Fax: (318) 880-0111
  • Best Western Of Alexandria, 2720 W Macarthur Dr, Alexandria, LA 71303 , Phone: (318) 445-5530, Fax: (318) 445-8496
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 6116 West Calhoun Dr, Alexandria, LA 71303 , Phone: (800) 531-5900
  • 16 other hotels and motels
All 24 fire-safe hotels and motels in Alexandria, Louisiana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Alexandria travel time to work - commute


Alexandria mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Utility gas (37%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Alexandria city (based on Rapides Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.96%
Here63.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of God
Adherents55.2%26.5%6.8%1.5%1.0%
Congregations45.3%10.5%12.1%3.2%3.7%
NameChurches of Christ Charismatic Churches IndependentSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents1.0%1.0%0.9%0.9%5.1%
Congregations3.2%0.5%1.1%1.1%19.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 19
Rapides Parish:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
This county:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Rapides Parish:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 56
This county:

4.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Rapides Parish:

11.7%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Rapides Parish:

30.3%
State:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.2%
State:

13.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 93$285,708$36,8662$866
Other Government Administration 69$257,453$44,7743$454
Judicial and Legal 15$47,278$37,8220$0
Police Protection - Officers 170$713,938$50,3960$0
Police - Other 21$68,439$39,10820$7,010
Firefighters 112$408,297$43,7460$0
Fire - Other 2$7,674$46,0440$0
Correction 2$5,161$30,9660$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$766
Solid Waste Management 81$196,167$29,0620$0
Sewerage 46$148,449$38,7260$0
Parks and Recreation 31$80,765$31,2640$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 6$19,784$39,5680$0
Water Supply 36$95,020$31,6730$0
Electric Power 57$208,337$43,8600$0
Gas Supply 35$104,290$35,7570$0
Transit 29$87,561$36,2320$0
Other and Unallocable 60$157,823$31,5650$0
Totals for Government 865$2,892,144$40,12227$9,096

Alexandria government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $4,810,000 ($99.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,627,000 ($95.66)
    Regular Highways: $3,387,000 ($70.03)
    General - Other: $2,928,000 ($60.54)
    Water Utilities: $468,000 ($9.68)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $61,046,000 ($1262.14)
    Gas Utilities: $19,922,000 ($411.89)
    Police Protection: $13,241,000 ($273.76)
    Housing and Community Development: $9,036,000 ($186.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,427,000 ($174.23)
    General - Other: $5,938,000 ($122.77)
    Sewerage: $5,879,000 ($121.55)
    Water Utilities: $5,460,000 ($112.89)
    Regular Highways: $4,785,000 ($98.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,902,000 ($80.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,703,000 ($76.56)
    Transit Utilities: $2,371,000 ($49.02)
    Central Staff Services: $1,724,000 ($35.64)
    General Public Buildings: $1,341,000 ($27.73)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,065,000 ($22.02)
    Financial Administration: $766,000 ($15.84)
    Health - Other: $144,000 ($2.98)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $66,000 ($1.36)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,222,000 ($45.94)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $42,968,000 ($888.37)
    Corporate Bonds: $23,981,000 ($495.81)
    Benefit Payments: $5,445,000 ($112.58)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $5,094,000 ($105.32)
    Withdrawals: $297,000 ($6.14)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,887,000 ($39.01)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,044,000 ($42.26)
    Gas Utilities: $1,403,000 ($29.01)
    Transit Utilities: $450,000 ($9.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $24,000 ($0.50)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $32,204,000 ($665.83)

Alexandria government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,877,000 ($80.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,699,000 ($76.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $907,000 ($18.75)
    Housing and Community Development: $554,000 ($11.45)
    All Other: $432,000 ($8.93)
  • Employee Retirement - From Parent Local Government: $4,445,000 ($91.90)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $2,026,000 ($41.89)
    Local Employee Contribution: $1,596,000 ($33.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $9,235,000 ($190.94)
    Transit Utilities: $686,000 ($14.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $7,023,000 ($145.20)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,587,000 ($53.49)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,443,000 ($29.83)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,032,000 ($21.34)
    Sale of Property: $115,000 ($2.38)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $79,651,000 ($1646.80)
    Gas Utilities: $19,957,000 ($412.62)
    Water Utilities: $6,437,000 ($133.09)
    Transit Utilities: $334,000 ($6.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,075,000 ($63.58)
    General Local Government Support: $2,153,000 ($44.51)
    All Other: $378,000 ($7.82)
    Electric Utilities: $126,000 ($2.61)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $32,665,000 ($675.36)
    Property: $5,813,000 ($120.19)
    Other License: $2,660,000 ($55.00)
    Other Selective Sales: $383,000 ($7.92)
    Public Utilities Sales: $259,000 ($5.35)

Alexandria government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $94,200,000 ($1947.61)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $88,000,000 ($1819.42)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,200,000 ($128.19)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $468,000 ($9.68)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $339,000 ($7.01)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $129,000 ($2.67)

Alexandria government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $25,012,000 ($517.13)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $4,422,000 ($91.43)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,359,000 ($834.43)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,581,000 ($177.41)

6.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,983 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
Louisiana average:

8.89%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($71 average AGI)
Rapides Parish:

0.03%
Louisiana average:

0.11%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Orleans Parish, LA  0.96% ($29,739 average AGI)
from Grant Parish, LA  0.53% ($30,492)
from Jefferson Parish, LA  0.36% ($25,205)


5.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,770 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
Louisiana average:

13.45%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($223 average AGI)
Rapides Parish:

0.05%
Louisiana average:

0.07%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Grant Parish, LA  0.63% ($27,563 average AGI)
to Avoyelles Parish, LA  0.32% ($31,608)
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.24% ($29,038)

Strongest AM radio stations in Alexandria:

  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KDBS (1410 AM; 1 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KSYL (970 AM; 1 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CENLA B/C CO INC.)
  • KTTP (1110 AM; daytime; 2 kW; PINEVILLE, LA; Owner: PEOPLES BROADCAST NETWORK LLC)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alexandria:

  • KRRV-FM (100.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFAD (93.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: FM BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAPM (91.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KEDG (106.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K288ER (105.5 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOUZ (89.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: FAMILY LIFE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KLSA (90.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: BD OF SUPV OF LA ST U & A&M COLLEGE)
  • KKST (98.7 FM; OAKDALE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAYT (88.1 FM; JENA, LA; Owner: BLACK MEDIA WORKS, INC.)
  • KCJM-LP (107.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: M&M COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT INC., ALEXANDRIA BRANCH)
  • KQID-FM (93.1 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CENLA B/C CO INC.)
  • KHFX (105.5 FM; BALL, LA; Owner: CAJUN COMMUNICATIONS OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KBCE (102.3 FM; BOYCE, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLAA (103.5 FM; TIOGA, LA; Owner: CAJUN COMMUNICATIONS OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KVDP (89.1 FM; DRY PRONG, LA; Owner: DRY PRONG EDUC B/C FOUNDATION)
  • KAPB-FM (97.7 FM; MARKSVILLE, LA; Owner: THREE RIVERS RADIO COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Alexandria:

  • KALB-TV (Channel 5; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K02PO (Channel 2; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K60GE (Channel 60; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K21EL (Channel 21; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K43EI (Channel 43; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57GK (Channel 57; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K53FA (Channel 53; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: ESTATE OF VIOLA WEBER)
  • K47DW (Channel 47; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT B/CING. OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • K64FT (Channel 64; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K16DK (Channel 16; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K23DZ (Channel 23; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K38EG (Channel 38; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55GT (Channel 55; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K36DS (Channel 36; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: POLLACK/BELZ COMMUNICATION COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLAX-TV (Channel 31; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: POLLACK/BELZ COMMUNICATIONS CO., INC)
  • KLPA-TV (Channel 25; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KAQY (Channel 11; COLUMBIA, LA; Owner: MONROE BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Alexandria fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 235
Total length: 10,910 meters (35,794ft)
Total costs: $27,799,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,630,058
Total average daily truck traffic: 75,517

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 2
  • 1940-1949: 8
  • 1950-1959: 5
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 15
  • 1980-1989: 23
  • 1990-1999: 179
  • 2000-2009: 2
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Alexandria, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Alexandria)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 263 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Alexandria, LA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 141 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Alexandria)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Alexandria)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 85 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 8 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED206$150,645161$124,156411$137,83566$36,5636$848,993194$89,2519$48,111
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$97,1927$114,12125$123,8515$83,0580$07$87,2240$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$119,23339$62,851142$117,76349$21,1082$986,50021$79,92613$53,847
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN19$127,60812$117,38282$139,2523$99,6270$05$48,3983$75,507
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$102,2482$35,90528$147,0013$80,6300$00$01$32,290

Detailed mortgage data for all 16 tracts in Alexandria, LA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$142,9547$162,1971$80,360
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$167,4034$249,0530$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$133,1750$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$88,5301$187,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$184,7800$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 505
  • Hazardous Condition: 80
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - Alexandria


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Alexandria, LA

Most common first names in Alexandria, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary56378.6 years
James42971.2 years
John40672.4 years
William32673.3 years
Willie26772.5 years
Robert26270.1 years
Charles22269.4 years
George20472.8 years
Joseph19971.8 years
Henry18772.9 years
Most common last names in Alexandria, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson34473.1 years
Williams33771.7 years
Smith28973.4 years
Jones23470.7 years
Brown16271.9 years
Davis15073.3 years
Jackson14872.7 years
Harris11075.4 years
Wilson10271.8 years
White10175.5 years
Businesses in Alexandria, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Lowe's1
Aeropostale1Marriott1
Albertsons1Marshalls1
American Eagle Outfitters1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Applebee's1McDonald's5
Arby's1Men's Wearhouse1
Ashley Furniture1Motel 61
AutoZone2Motherhood Maternity1
Avenue1New Balance1
BMW1Nike6
Bath & Body Works2Office Depot1
Baymont Inn1Old Navy1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Outback1
Best Western1Outback Steakhouse1
Blockbuster1Pac Sun1
Budget Car Rental2Papa John's Pizza1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Payless2
Burger King4Penske1
Burlington Coat Factory1PetSmart1
CVS2Pier 1 Imports1
Catherines1Pizza Hut2
Chick-Fil-A2Popeyes2
Chuck E. Cheese's1Quality1
Church's Chicken2RadioShack2
Comfort Inn1Ramada1
Comfort Suites1Rite Aid2
Cracker Barrel1Rue211
Dairy Queen1Ryan's Grill1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In4
Domino's Pizza1Sam's Club1
Econo Lodge1Sears2
Express1Sephora1
FedEx14Shoe Carnival1
Finish Line1Spencer Gifts1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel1
Forever 211Staples1
GNC1Starbucks2
GameStop3Subway8
Goodwill2Super 82
H&R Block4Taco Bell2
Havertys Furniture1Talbots1
Hobby Lobby1Target1
Holiday Inn1The Limited1
Home Depot1Toys"R"Us1
Hot Topic1U-Haul5
IHOP1UPS19
JCPenney1Vans1
Jones New York2Verizon Wireless1
KFC1Victoria's Secret1
Kroger1Walgreens2
La Quinta1Walmart2
La-Z-Boy2Wendy's2
Lane Furniture1YMCA2
Browse common businesses in Alexandria, LA


Alexandria on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most bridges per 100,000 population (pop 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest 2006 city-data.com crime index per resident, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on highway construction per resident in 2004 in $"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of burglaries in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the physically handicapped"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Florists (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of thefts in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below 50% of the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average humidity"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of robberies in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer in 2005-2006"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 (71303) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Belgian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #40 (71303) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Syrian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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