Amelia, Louisiana

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Population in 2010: 2,459.
Population change since 2000: +1.5%
Males: 1,201  (48.8%)
Females: 1,258  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

31.9 years
Louisiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 70340, 70380.

Amelia Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2019: $31,833 (it was $26,953 in 2000)
Amelia:

$31,833
LA:

$51,073

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $15,330 (it was $9,483 in 2000)

Amelia CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $34,926 (it was $25,900 in 2000)
Amelia:

$34,926
LA:

$172,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $61,346; detached houses: $90,929; mobile homes: $21,667

Median gross rent in 2019: $792.

March 2019 cost of living index in Amelia: 76.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 25.1%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.6% for Black residents, 12.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.2% for other race residents, 35.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Amelia, LA (2019)
    • 1,05847.9%Hispanic
    • 55225.0%White alone
    • 28112.7%Black alone
    • 27612.5%Asian alone
    • 452.0%American Indian alone
    • 442.0%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Amelia, Louisiana as of May 28, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Amelia is 1,001 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: French Canadian (7.0%), French (5.3%), Italian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 5 feet

Land area: 2.63 square miles.

Population density: 936 people per square mile   (low).

Amelia, Louisiana map

824 residents are foreign born (28.8% Latin America, 11.8% Asia).

This place:

37.3%
Louisiana:

4.2%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Amelia CDP:

0.8% ($199)
Louisiana:

0.3% ($199)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (54.3 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (257.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Siracusaville, LA (1.7 miles ),
Bayou L'Ourse, LA (2.0 miles ),
Morgan City, LA (2.4 miles ),
Berwick, LA (2.8 miles ),
Bayou Vista, LA (3.2 miles ),
Patterson, LA (3.5 miles ),
Labadieville, LA (3.8 miles ),
Supreme, LA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 29.67 N, Longitude: 91.10 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,048 (+47.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 147 (18.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 985

Distribution of median household income in Amelia, LA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Amelia, LA in 2019
Amelia satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

9.3%
Louisiana:

8.1%
Most common industries in Amelia, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (11.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (11.1%)
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.6%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (14.2%)
  • Construction (12.9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (11.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (11.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (9.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (10.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.1%)
  • Social assistance (7.6%)
  • Construction (5.9%)
  • Health care (5.5%)
Most common occupations in Amelia, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (19.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Religious workers (6.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (3.4%)
  • Cashiers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (26.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (16.0%)
  • Religious workers (9.5%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (4.9%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (4.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (11.3%)
  • Cashiers (10.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (7.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)

Average climate in Amelia, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Amelia, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 55.0. This is better than average.

City:

55.0
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.18. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.18
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Amelia-area historical tornado activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/17/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Amelia place center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 44.4 miles away from the place center killed 22 people and injured 165 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Amelia-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 55% 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 361.5 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 249.6 miles away from Amelia center
On 5/6/2018 at 16:47:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 192.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 248.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 134.2 miles away from Amelia center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 250.9 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 St. Mary Parish (7) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Amelia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Amelia:

  • MORGAN CITY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MORGAN CITY, LA)
  • ST MARYS GUEST HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MORGAN CITY, LA)
  • MORGAN CITY DIALYSIS CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; MORGAN CITY, LA)
  • TECHE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; MORGAN CITY, LA)
  • BAYOU HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MORGAN CITY, LA)
  • FAIRVIEW HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; BAYOU VISTA, LA)
  • MARIE STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 13 miles away; PATTERSON, LA)

Heliports and other landing facilities located in Amelia:

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Amtrak station near Amelia:

  • 19 miles: SCHRIEVER (SCHRIVER, S. RTE. 20 & RTE. 24) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Amelia:

  • Nicholls State University (about 20 miles; Thibodaux, LA; Full-time enrollment: 5,997)
  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 54 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,744)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 60 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 62 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Loyola University New Orleans (about 62 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Tulane University of Louisiana (about 62 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 11,089)
  • Xavier University of Louisiana (about 64 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 2,492)

Public elementary/middle school in Amelia:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Amelia: Saint Mary Parish Library Amelia Branch (A), Amelia Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Amelia include: Saint Andrew Church (A), Holy Family Church (B), First Baptist Church of Amelia (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Andrews Cemetery (1), Milton Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

St. Mary Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.0 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

71.0%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

9.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
69 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000
3 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Banks with branches in Amelia (2011 data):

  • M C Bank & Trust Company: Amelia Branch at 10157 Hwy 182 Frontage Road, branch established on 1977/04/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $317.0 mil, Deposits: $266.0 mil, headquarters in Morgan City, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: M C Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Amelia:

Marital status in Amelia, LA
  • Never married: 40.6%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

For population 25 years and over in Amelia:

  • High school or higher: 67.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Louisiana average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Amelia
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Amelia, LA (based on St. Mary Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic17,83418
Evangelical Protestant7,76238
Black Protestant2,12310
Mainline Protestant1,92615
Other3435
None24,662-
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: 18
St. Mary Parish:

3.51 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
St. Mary Parish:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
St. Mary Parish:

4.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.3%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Mary Parish:

33.3%
Louisiana:

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

13.4%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Amelia:

48.1%
Louisiana:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.6%
Louisiana:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.2%
Louisiana:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Amelia:

13.1%
Louisiana:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Amelia:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.3%
State:

34.5%

General health condition:
Amelia:

54.0%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.3%
State:

80.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Amelia, LA Residents

4.09% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,207 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.09%
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 Iberia Parish, LA  0.70% ($33,023 average AGI)
from Lafayette Parish, LA  0.44% ($41,963)
from Terrebonne Parish, LA  0.42% ($31,620)


5.99% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,459 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
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 Iberia Parish, LA  1.05% ($43,313 average AGI)
to Lafayette Parish, LA  0.53% ($38,327)
to Terrebonne Parish, LA  0.34% ($38,409)

Businesses in Amelia, LA

  • Circle K: 1
  • FedEx: 1
  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Amelia:

  • KTIB (640 AM; 5 kW; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: LA TERR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KMRC (1430 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MORGAN CITY, LA; Owner: SPOTLIGHT BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJBO (1150 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBRH (1260 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD)

Strongest FM radio stations in Amelia:

  • KBZZ-FM (96.7 FM; MORGAN CITY, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KBZE (105.9 FM; BERWICK, LA; Owner: HUBCAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • KQKI-FM (95.3 FM; BAYOU VISTA, LA; Owner: TECHE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K215DW (90.9 FM; MORGAN CITY, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WYNK-FM (101.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDGL (98.1 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • KTLN (90.5 FM; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: BD OF SV OF LSU & AGRIC. & MECH COLL)
  • KLRZ (100.3 FM; LAROSE, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • KCIL (107.5 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KNXX (104.9 FM; DONALDSONVILLE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • KXOR-FM (106.3 FM; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Amelia:

  • KJUN-CA (Channel 7; MORGAN CITY, LA; Owner: FOLSE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WBRZ-TV (Channel 2; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TELEVISION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KWBJ-LP (Channel 39; MORGAN CITY, LA; Owner: PRICE MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WGMB (Channel 44; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • WAFB (Channel 9; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: WAFB, L.L.C)
  • WVLA (Channel 33; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LIC. CORP.)
  • WTNO-LP (Channel 36; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFOL-CA (Channel 30; HOUMA, LA; Owner: FOLSE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
Amelia fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Amelia fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 3,711ft / 1,131mTotal length
  • $61,645,000Total costs
  • 213,180Total average daily traffic
  • 5,447Total average daily truck traffic
  • 323,646Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Amelia, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 121990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Amelia, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Amelia, LA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KA5OCI, Grant Date: 11/14/1997, Expiration Date: 11/14/2007, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2009, Registrant: Robert C Reeves, Amelia, LA 70340
  • Call Sign: KC5HGT, Licensee ID: L01062819, Grant Date: 06/26/2014, Expiration Date: 07/08/2024, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2018, Certifier: Steven P Guillory, Registrant: Steven P Guillory, Amelia, LA 70340-0273
  • Call Sign: KD5GAG, Licensee ID: L00883973, Grant Date: 12/26/2018, Expiration Date: 01/11/2029, Certifier: Ronald A Barbier Jr, Registrant: Ronald A Barbier Jr, 2211 Lake Palourde Road Lot 2, Amelia, LA 70340
  • Call Sign: KD5NOX, Licensee ID: L00334565, Grant Date: 03/11/2011, Expiration Date: 03/12/2021, Certifier: Pauline M Barbier, Registrant: Pauline M Barbier, Amelia, LA 70340
  • Call Sign: N5HGT, Previous Call Sign: KC5HGT, Licensee ID: L01062819, Grant Date: 02/16/2018, Expiration Date: 02/16/2028, Certifier: Steven P Guillory, Registrant: Steven P Guillory, Amelia, LA 70340-0273

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 14. The highest number of fires - 26 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Amelia, LA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (56.0%), and Structure Fires (20.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Amelia, LA
    • 10756.0%Outside Fires
    • 4020.9%Structure Fires
    • 3618.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 84.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Amelia, LA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Amelia, LA
  • 76.6%Electricity
  • 22.4%Utility gas
  • 1.0%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Amelia, LA
  • 96.5%Electricity
  • 3.5%Utility gas


Amelia compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Amelia on our top lists:

  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Vietnam (population 500+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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