For population 25 years and over in Bonita:
For population 15 years and over in Bonita village:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $199 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (37.6 miles , pop. 53,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (126.0 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (297.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Wilmot, AR (3.3 miles ), Mer Rouge, LA (3.5 miles ), Parkdale, AR (4.0 miles ), Oak Grove, LA (4.1 miles ), Bastrop, LA (4.1 miles ), Forest, LA (4.2 miles ), Pioneer, LA (4.3 miles) , Collinston, LA (4.4 miles ).
Latitude: 32.92 N, Longitude: 91.67 W
Area code: 318
Population change in the 1990s: +70 (+26.4%).
Work and jobs in Bonita: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bonita, Louisiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bonita-area historical tornado activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 194% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/1/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the Bonita village 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 39.3 miles away from the village center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bonita-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 96% 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 64.8 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 58.2 miles away from Bonita center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/3/2001 at 10:46:13, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/2002 at 20:05:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.6 miles away from Bonita 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).
Birthplace of: Bob Brown (defensive lineman) - Football player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Bonita:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bonita:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bonita that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 49.4%
(2.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.1% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Bonita compared to Louisiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Bonita (based on Morehouse Parish data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.17%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,589 average adjusted gross income)
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:
5.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,886 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Bonita:
Strongest FM radio stations in Bonita:
TV broadcast stations around Bonita:
Bonita fatal accident list:
Apr 1, 2007 06:20 AM, Us-165, Lat: 32.916339, Lon: -91.681000, Vehicles: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 10, 1997 87:99 PM, Harp St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 12, 1995 09:50 PM, Harp St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 2,570
Total average daily truck traffic: 340
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 1,672
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.