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Population in 2012: 11,154 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.1%
 

Males: 4,864  (43.6%)
Females: 6,290  (56.4%)

Median resident age:  33.8 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 71220.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $22,291 (it was $20,418 in 2000)
Bastrop:

$22,291
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $12,556

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $65,141 (it was $38,000 in 2000)
Bastrop:

$65,141
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $80,950; Detached houses: $84,980; Townhouses or other attached units: $56,202; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $39,702; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $93,185; Mobile homes: $33,498

Median gross rent in 2012: $560.

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  • Black alone - 8,206 (72.2%)
  • White alone - 2,906 (25.6%)
  • Two or more races - 106 (0.9%)
  • Hispanic - 86 (0.8%)
  • Asian alone - 45 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 12 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 3 (0.03%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.01%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Bastrop: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (7.4%), Subsaharan African (6.9%), United States (4.4%), Irish (3.2%), German (2.3%), French (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1852

Elevation: 126 feet

Land area: 8.41 square miles.

Population density: 1,326 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Bastrop:

  • High school or higher: 68.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 16.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bastrop city:

  • Never married: 42.5%
  • Now married: 34.0%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

34 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.3%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 66 registered sex offenders living in Bastrop, Louisiana as of December 17, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Bastrop to the number of sex offenders is 169 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $282 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.3%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (21.3 miles , pop. 53,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (110.2 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (283.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Collinston, LA (2.6 miles ), Mer Rouge, LA (2.7 miles ), Sterlington, LA (3.2 miles ), Oak Ridge, LA (3.7 miles) , Swartz, LA (3.9 miles ), Bonita, LA (4.1 miles ), Lakeshore, LA (4.3 miles ), Start, LA (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $84,100
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $38,600
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $52,300
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $42,200
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $25,600
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2005: 26 buildings, average cost: $63,800
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $77,100
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $128,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $119,500
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Latitude: 32.78 N, Longitude: 91.91 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,261 (+11.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,843 (50.6%)

Area code: 318

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Crime rates in Bastrop by Year
Type 2010 2011 2012
Murders 010
per 100,000 0.08.70.0
Rapes 323
per 100,000 26.017.426.6
Robberies 263133
per 100,000 225.3270.3292.6
Assaults 89101134
per 100,000 771.1880.61187.9
Burglaries 454436304
per 100,000 3933.53801.62695.0
Thefts 832842751
per 100,000 7208.57341.56657.8
Auto thefts 634050
per 100,000 545.8348.8443.3
Arson 586
per 100,000 43.369.853.2
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 261.1) 860.0886.7847.0

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 29 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Louisiana average:

3.89

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

12.4%
Louisiana:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -1,027 (-7.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Bastrop-area historical tornado activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 190% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/1/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the Bastrop city center killed 2 people and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 37.8 miles away from the city center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bastrop-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 81.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.8 miles away from Bastrop center
On 3/3/2001 at 10:46:13, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Morehouse Parish (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Tornado: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Bill Dickey - Baseball player and coach, Bob Love - Basketball player, Brian Jones - 2005 NFL player (Jacksonville Jaguars, born: Aug 23, 1981), John Wesley Ryles - Country singer, Mack Barham - Judge, Ronnie Coleman - Bodybuilder, Rueben Randle - Football wide receiver, W. K. Henderson - Businessman, Brian Jones (American football) - Player of football, Carl Kilpatrick - Basketball player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Bastrop:

  • FMCNA - MOREHOUSE PARISH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 530 DURHAM ST)
  • BASTROP REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, 323 W WALNUT ST)
  • CROSSETT ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, 12460 CROSSETT RD)
  • LILLIAN LOUISE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH HOSPITAL-BASTROP (Hospital, provides emergency services, 4673 EUGENE WARE ROAD)
  • MOREHOUSE GENERAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, 323 W WALNUT)
  • PREMIER HOSPICE, LLC (Hospital, 1513 TEXAS AVENUE)
  • VERRETT GROUP HOME (Hospital, 200 SOUTH ALVIN STREET)
  • CHERRY RIDGE (Nursing Home, 5980 CHERRY RIDGE RD)
  • HICKORY MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, 370 WEST HICKORY AVENUE PO BOX 69)
  • LAGNIAPPE HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, 1408 SUMMERLIN LANE)
  • LEGRAND HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 2650 HOLT STREET)

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Colleges/Universities in Bastrop:

  • Louisiana Technical College-Bastrop Campus (Full-time enrollment: 183; Location: 729 Kammell St; Public; Website: www.theltc.net)
  • Bastrop Beauty School Inc (FT enrollment: 16; Location: 117 S Vine St; Private, for-profit)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bastrop:

  • University of Louisiana Monroe (about 20 miles; Monroe, LA; Full-time enrollment: 6,712)
  • Louisiana Tech University (about 47 miles; Ruston, LA; FT enrollment: 7,480)
  • Grambling State University (about 50 miles; Grambling, LA; FT enrollment: 4,504)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 57 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 2,521)
  • Alcorn State University (about 78 miles; Alcorn State, MS; FT enrollment: 2,641)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 85 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 2,501)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 94 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,697)

Public high school in Bastrop:

Private high school in Bastrop:

  • PRAIRIE VIEW ACADEMY (Students: 315; Location: 9942 EDWIN ST; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Bastrop:

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Library in Bastrop:

  • MOREHOUSE PARISH LIBRARY (Operating income: $497,877; Location: 524 EAST MADISON ST.; 54,386 books; 3,367 audio materials; 2,788 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 60 state licensed databases; 144 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Saint Joseph Catholic School closed in 2005.

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Notable locations in Bastrop: Coulter Industrial Park (A), Morehouse Country Club (B), Bastrop Fire Department Station 1 (C), Bastrop Fire Department Station 2 (D), Bastrop Fire Department Station 3 (E), Bastrop City Hall (F), Bastrop Municipal Center (G), Bastrop Public Library (H), Morehouse Parish Courthouse (I), Snyder Memorial Museum (J), Bastrop Rehabilitation Hospital (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Washington Square Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Bastrop include: Central Missionary Baptist Church (A), Cherry Ridge Baptist Church (B), Christ Episcopal Church (C), Faith Baptist Church (D), First Assembly of God Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), First Church of God (G), First Presbyterian Church (H), First United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Bastrop include: A P Carter Park (1), Dotson Park (2), East Madison Park (3), Emilea Park (4), Forrest Park (5), G P Griffin Park (6), Gladney Park (7), Ralph George Park (8), Welch Street Playground (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Snyder Memorial Museum & Creative Arts Center (1620 East Madison Avenue).

Hotels: Budget Inn (206 South Franklin Street), Saxton Arms Apartments (1053 East Madison Avenue), Bastrop Inn (1053 East Madison Avenue), Heusel Real Estate (1053 East Madison Avenue), Sara's Restaurant (1053 East Madison Avenue), Best Western North Inn (2130 East Madison Avenue), Country Inn (1815 East Madison Avenue), Preferred Inn (1053 East Madison Avenue).

Courts: Morehouse Parish - Sheriff's Ofc- Operation Center- Shop- Teen Court (351 South Franklin Street), Morehouse Parish - Clerk of Court (100 East Madison Avenue), Bastrop City - Municipal Clerk Of Court (City Hall), Morehouse Parish - 4th District Court Probation- Probation-4Th District C (125 East Madison Avenue).

 
Morehouse Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
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AQI  PM2.5 SO2 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 29.2. This is about average.
City:

29.2
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.57
U.S.:

9.59
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.894. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.894
U.S.:

2.433
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

24.8
U.S.:

28.3

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

CONSOLIDATED W.W. DIST. (Address: 7125 PINE GROVE LOOP , Population served: 3860, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-19-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-19-2002), St Public Notif received (MAR-13-2003)
BEEKMAN WATER SYSTEM (Address: 15525 CROSSETT ROAD , Population served: 1325, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-21-1997), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-21-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and JAN-10-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2003)
BAYOU ACRES SUBD. W. SYS (Address: 3895 HOLIFIELD DRIVE , Population served: 98, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-1997), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-1997), St Public Notif received (SEP-30-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2004 and DEC-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-11-2004)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-2004 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2003 and SEP-22-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2004), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2002 and SEP-22-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (DEC-12-2002), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-29-2003), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUN-10-2004), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-22-2004 to SEP-22-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2000 and JUN-15-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2001)
  • One other older monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bastrop that have no violations reported:

  • BASTROP WATER SYSTEM (Address: P. O. Box 70, Population served: 18920, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 37.1%
(16.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.1% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.3% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.3%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.5%
Whole state:  6.8%

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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Bastrop, LA

151 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
118 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Bastrop in 2000:

  • 266 people in nursing homes
  • 135 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Bastrop compared to Louisiana state average:

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Bastrop (2011 data):

  • Iberiabank: Bastrop Motor Branch at 2126 East Madison Avenue, branch established on 2003/04/01; Bastrop Branch at 1927 East Madison Avenue, branch established on 2000/12/04. Info updated 2011/06/08: Bank assets: $11,676.7 mil, Deposits: $9,387.9 mil, headquarters in Lafayette, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Iberiabank Corporation
  • Community Trust Bank: Bastrop Drive Thru Facility at 635 East Madison Ave., branch established on 2008/05/12; Bastrop Banking Center at 617 East Madison Ave., branch established on 2008/05/12. Info updated 2011/10/14: Bank assets: $2,472.6 mil, Deposits: $1,908.3 mil, headquarters in Choudrant, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Community Trust Financial Corporation
  • Ouachita Independent Bank: Bastrop Branch at 311 North Franklin, branch established on 1950/08/21; East Madison Branch at 1503 East Madison Street, branch established on 1977/10/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $567.7 mil, Deposits: $472.5 mil, headquarters in Monroe, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Ouachita Bancshares Corp.
  • Regions Bank: West Monroe Bastrop Branch at 1927 East Madison Avenue, branch established on 1995/01/09. 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
  • Woodforest National Bank: Bastrop Branch at 6091 Mer Rouge Road, branch established on 2008/10/25. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Capital One, National Association: Bastrop Branch at 101 South Franklin, branch established on 1892/01/01. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Bastrop travel time to work - commute


Bastrop mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Utility gas (44%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bastrop city (based on Morehouse Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.17%
Here50.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodChurches of ChristCatholic Church
Adherents68.8%8.3%6.5%3.6%2.3%
Congregations39.4%15.5%8.5%4.2%1.4%
NameEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)Other
Adherents2.2%1.7%1.5%1.4%3.7%
Congregations4.2%7.0%4.2%5.6%9.9%
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: 6
This county:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Morehouse Parish:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Morehouse Parish:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

12.5%
State:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

32.7%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Morehouse Parish:

5.5%
Louisiana:

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 5$14,340$34,4160$0
Other Government Administration 7$11,705$20,0660$0
Judicial and Legal 10$22,689$27,2270$0
Police Protection - Officers 36$117,805$39,2680$0
Police - Other 3$4,729$18,9168$2,015
Firefighters 48$135,477$33,8690$0
Streets and Highways 24$37,771$18,8860$0
Health 0$0 4$2,688
Parks and Recreation 10$25,051$30,0611$881
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$1,771$21,2520$0
Other and Unallocable 18$33,817$22,5451$638
Totals for Government 162$405,155$30,01114$6,222

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $797,000 ($71.45)
    Regular Highways: $55,000 ($4.93)
  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $2,503,000 ($224.40)
    Police Protection: $2,373,000 ($212.75)
    Central Staff Services: $1,680,000 ($150.62)
    Sewerage: $1,416,000 ($126.95)
    Financial Administration: $1,050,000 ($94.14)
    Regular Highways: $779,000 ($69.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $650,000 ($58.28)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $181,000 ($16.23)
    General Public Buildings: $181,000 ($16.23)
    Health - Other: $140,000 ($12.55)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $138,000 ($12.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,500,000 ($493.10)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $37,000 ($3.32)
    General - Other: $24,000 ($2.15)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,877,000 ($437.24)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,076,000 ($96.47)
    All Other: $193,000 ($17.30)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $51,000 ($4.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($1.97)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $527,000 ($47.25)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $5,250,000 ($470.68)
    Fines and Forfeits: $243,000 ($21.79)
    General Revenue, NEC: $241,000 ($21.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,344,000 ($120.49)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,453,000 ($578.54)
    Property: $3,052,000 ($273.62)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $428,000 ($38.37)
    Other License: $48,000 ($4.30)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $11,000 ($0.99)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $71,420,000 ($6403.08)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $70,760,000 ($6343.91)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,911,000 ($978.21)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,697,000 ($779.72)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,009,000 ($269.77)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $795,000 ($71.27)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $660,000 ($59.17)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,301,000 ($116.64)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,161,000 ($731.67)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $70,760,000 ($6343.91)

5.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,589 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.05%
Louisiana average:

8.89%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Ouachita Parish, LA  1.62% ($25,854 average AGI)
from Ashley County, AR  0.26% ($37,280)
from Union Parish, LA  0.20% ($21,211)


5.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,886 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Louisiana average:

13.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Ouachita Parish, LA  2.11% ($32,894 average AGI)
to Ashley County, AR  0.25% ($29,480)
to Dallas County, TX  0.24% ($13,208)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bastrop:

  • KNOE (540 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KRJO (1680 AM; 10 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMLB (1440 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA)
  • KMBS (1310 AM; 5 kW; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: RED BEAR BROADCASTING)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KLIC (1230 AM; 1 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bastrop:

  • KJMG (97.3 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: HOLLADAY BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA,)
  • KTRY-FM (94.3 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: JAMIE PATRICK BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KJLO-FM (104.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KEDM (90.3 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE)
  • KXRR (106.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: MONROE RADIO MEMBERS, L.L.C.)
  • K202DD (88.3 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KRVV (100.1 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: HOLLADAY BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, INC)
  • KAXV (91.9 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KXUL (91.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE)
  • KNOE-FM (101.9 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KLIP (105.3 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KURC-LP (95.7 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: THE UPPER ROOM CHURCH MINISTRIES)
  • KYFL (89.5 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KWJM (92.7 FM; FARMERVILLE, LA; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KAGH-FM (104.9 FM; CROSSETT, AR; Owner: ASHLEY COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bastrop:

  • KARD (Channel 14; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: QUORUM OF LOUISIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTVE (Channel 10; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MONROE/EL DORADO LICENSE LLC)
  • K59GI (Channel 59; MONROE, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KNOE-TV (Channel 8; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KAQY (Channel 11; COLUMBIA, LA; Owner: MONROE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTM-TV (Channel 13; MONROE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KMCT-TV (Channel 39; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN B/CASTING, INC.)
  • KWMS-LP (Channel 17; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: SONRISE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMNO-LP (Channel 22; MONROE, LA; Owner: GREAT OAKS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 13
Total length: 39 meters (128ft)
Total costs: $1,317,000
Total average daily traffic: 46,240
Total average daily truck traffic: 5,560

New bridges - Historical Statistics

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

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bastrop)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 83 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Bastrop, LA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bastrop)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Bastrop)


Most common first names in Bastrop, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James22272.1 years
John20173.4 years
Mary18177.3 years
William17874.0 years
Willie15374.8 years
Robert11571.0 years
George10272.2 years
Charles8668.5 years
Annie8679.4 years
Henry7774.9 years
Most common last names in Bastrop, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson16874.0 years
Smith16674.8 years
Williams14575.0 years
Jones14074.3 years
Brown10273.0 years
Robinson8877.2 years
White8775.8 years
Moore7377.7 years
Jackson6778.8 years
Harris6074.8 years
Businesses in Bastrop, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Payless1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1Popeyes1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid1
FedEx1Rue211
GNC1SONIC Drive-In1
Goodwill3Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Jones New York1UPS1
Lane Furniture1Walgreens1
McDonald's1Walmart1
Nike3Wendy's1
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