Coushatta, Louisiana

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Population in 2017: 1,808 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -21.4%
 
Males: 801  (44.3%)
Females: 1,007  (55.7%)
Median resident age:

32.5 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 71019.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $25,686 (it was $15,500 in 2000)
Coushatta:

$25,686
LA:

$46,145

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $14,246 (it was $10,228 in 2000)

Coushatta town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $76,095 (it was $44,100 in 2000)
Coushatta:

$76,095
LA:

$162,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $121,092; detached houses: $140,594; townhouses or other attached units: $106,757; mobile homes: $77,154

Median gross rent in 2017: $534.

March 2019 cost of living index in Coushatta: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 33.1%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.0% for Black residents, 13.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Coushatta, LA (2010)
    • 1,35569.0%Black alone
    • 56028.5%White alone
    • 271.4%Hispanic
    • 80.4%American Indian alone
    • 80.4%Asian alone
    • 60.3%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 27 registered sex offenders living in Coushatta, Louisiana as of December 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Coushatta is 90 to 1.


Crime rates in Coushatta by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(95.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(47.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(177.9)
2
(95.7)
1
(46.2)
2
(95.5)
2
(96.8)
1
(49.3)
2
(100.9)
1
(51.7)
1
(51.9)
1
(54.1)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(711.4)
25
(1,196)
11
(507.8)
10
(477.3)
19
(919.2)
22
(1,084)
18
(908.2)
13
(672.2)
8
(414.9)
9
(487.3)
10
(545.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
21
(933.7)
22
(1,053)
22
(1,016)
8
(381.9)
34
(1,645)
15
(738.9)
6
(302.7)
9
(465.4)
10
(518.7)
15
(812.1)
7
(382.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
40
(1,779)
50
(2,392)
57
(2,632)
38
(1,814)
42
(2,032)
41
(2,020)
44
(2,220)
41
(2,120)
40
(2,075)
25
(1,354)
18
(982.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(44.5)
4
(191.4)
5
(230.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)335.7529.2310.2261.6409.3364.0321.9267.3217.8224.7175.2

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.80
Louisiana average:

3.01
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Ancestries: American (13.4%), English (1.7%), Irish (1.3%), German (1.2%), French (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 145 feet

Land area: 3.35 square miles.

Population density: 540 people per square mile   (low).

Coushatta, Louisiana map

56 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America).

This town:

2.3%
Louisiana:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $211 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $219 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Shreveport, LA (39.7 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (197.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Edgefield, LA (1.4 miles),
Martin, LA (3.0 miles ),
Hall Summit, LA (3.3 miles ),
Powhatan, LA (3.6 miles),
Ashland, LA (3.8 miles ),
Campti, LA (4.0 miles ),
Pleasant Hill, LA (4.2 miles ),
Castor, LA (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 32.02 N, Longitude: 93.34 W

Area code: 318

Distribution of median household income in Coushatta, LA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Coushatta, LA in 2017
Coushatta satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $57,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $100,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Coushatta, LA residents
Average permit cost in Coushatta, LA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +444 (+23.9%).
Most common industries in Coushatta, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.9%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Wood products (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Food (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.3%)
  • Wood products (10.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Truck transportation (5.9%)
  • Paper (5.1%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.9%)
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Food (7.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Social assistance (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Coushatta, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (13.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (10.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.4%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)

Average climate in Coushatta, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Coushatta-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/2000, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the Coushatta town center caused $2 million in damages.

On 10/27/1980, a category F3 tornado 16.1 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Coushatta-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 227.2 miles away from Coushatta center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 229.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 345.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 304.1 miles away from Coushatta center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 255.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 372.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Red River Parish (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Freezes: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Coushatta topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Coushatta:

  • CHRISTUS COUSHATTA HEALTH CARE CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, 1635 MARVEL STREET)
  • CHRISTUS COUSHATTA HEALTH CARE CENTER (provides emergency services, 1635 MARVEL ST)
  • COMMUNITY REHABILITATION HOSPITAL OF COUSHATTA (1110 RINGGOLD AVENUE)
  • GREEN MEADOW HAVEN (1110 RINGGOLD AVENUE)
  • SPRINGVILLE NURSING CTR INC (1110 RINGGOLD AVENUE)
  • FMCNA - COUSHATTA (501 WILKINSON ST)
  • ADVANTAGE HOME HEALTH CARE, IN (1810 FRONT STREET)
  • SYNERGY HOME CARE-NORTHWESTERN REGION, INC (622 RUSH STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Coushatta:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coushatta:

  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 24 miles; Natchitoches, LA; Full-time enrollment: 7,700)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 36 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 40 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 47 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Grambling State University (about 51 miles; Grambling, LA; FT enrollment: 4,885)
  • Louisiana Tech University (about 54 miles; Ruston, LA; FT enrollment: 5,874)
  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 80 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; FT enrollment: 11,542)

Public high schools in Coushatta:

  • RED RIVER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 356, Location: 915 EAST CARROLL, Grades: 9-12)
  • WARE YOUTH CENTER (Location: 3565 HIGHWAY 71, Grades: KG-12)

Private high school in Coushatta:

  • RIVERDALE ACADEMY (Students: 320, Location: 100 RIVERDALE RD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Coushatta:

See full list of schools located in Coushatta

Library in Coushatta:

  • RED RIVER PARISH (Operating income: $254,855; Location: 2022 ALONZO ST; 31,196 books; 970 audio materials; 4,270 video materials; 60 state licensed databases; 69 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Coushatta: Red River Fire Protection District (A), Red River Parish Courthouse (B), Specialty Rehabilitation Hospital (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Coushatta include: Apostolic Church (A), Hamilton Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Posey Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Budget Inn (Highway 71), Coushatta Motel & Apartments (1412 Ringgold Avenue).

Birthplace of: Donald G. Kelly - Politician, H. M. Fowler - Politician, Joe Adcock - Baseball player, Margie Singleton - Country singer, Vickie Johnson - Basketball player, W. Scott Wilkinson - Politician, Tony Brewer - Baseball player.

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

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

COUSHATTA WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 3,528, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-07-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-07-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-30-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-23-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-30-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-23-2013)
HICKORY GROVE WATER SYSTEM (Address: 1460 HWY 507 , Population served: 570, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-07-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUL-07-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chloramine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-24-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-24-2014), St Public Notif received (APR-03-2014)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In AUG-02-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2011)
HALFWAY-CARROLL WATER SYSTEM (Address: 124 JOE PRICE ROAD , Population served: 498, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-05-2010), St Public Notif received (FEB-24-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-16-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-16-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2005), St Public Notif received (MAR-22-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-22-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-13-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-04-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-21-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-21-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-01-2008), St Site Visit (enforcement) (2 times from JAN-30-2009 to OCT-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-14-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-21-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-21-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-01-2008), St Site Visit (enforcement) (2 times from JAN-30-2009 to OCT-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-14-2009)
EDGEFIELD WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 360, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-05-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-16-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-05-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-16-2013)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In DEC-29-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2014)
  • 3 other older monitoring violations

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

  • BAYOU PIERRE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,371, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.1%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.8%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
89 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
75 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
155 people in nursing homes in 2000
60 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Coushatta (2011 data):

  • American Bank & Trust Company: Coushatta Branch at 1625 Ringgold Avenue, branch established on 1999/11/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $110.7 mil, Deposits: $100.7 mil, headquarters in Covington, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: American Bancshares, Inc.
  • Sabine State Bank and Trust Company: Coushatta Branch at 1309 E. Carroll Street, branch established on 2000/02/02. 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.
  • Bank of Coushatta: Bank Of Coushatta at 1525 Ringgold Avenue, branch established on 1897/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $213.2 mil, Deposits: $195.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Coushatta Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Coushatta:

Marital status in Coushatta, LA
  • Never married: 46.9%
  • Now married: 32.9%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

For population 25 years and over in Coushatta:

  • High school or higher: 69.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 22.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Louisiana average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Coushatta
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Coushatta, LA (based on Red River Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,70418
Mainline Protestant3324
Black Protestant2491
Other2072
Catholic1871
None5,412-
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: 1
This county:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Here:

3.27 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Red River Parish:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

3.27 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

11.9%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.9%
Louisiana:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.2%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Coushatta:

40.7%
State:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Coushatta:

30.9
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.5%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Coushatta:

13.6%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Coushatta:

6.7
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.8%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
Coushatta:

49.8%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.9%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Coushatta, LA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 10$21,935$26,3221$1,329
Other Government Administration 7$9,003$15,4340$0
Water Supply 4$6,975$20,9250$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,960$29,7601$886
Sewerage 1$2,724$32,6880$0
Police - Other 1$1,825$21,9000$0
Judicial and Legal 1$1,123$13,4760$0
Financial Administration 1$2,753$33,0360$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 27$51,298$22,7992$2,215

Coushatta government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $222,000 ($122.79)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($1.66)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $418,000 ($231.19)
    Police Protection: $365,000 ($201.88)
    Financial Administration: $279,000 ($154.31)
    Water Utilities: $215,000 ($118.92)
    Sewerage: $188,000 ($103.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $157,000 ($86.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $46,000 ($25.44)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($2.77)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $17,000 ($9.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $10,000 ($5.53)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($2.21)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($1.66)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $723,000 ($399.89)

Coushatta government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $386,000 ($213.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $144,000 ($79.65)
    Sewerage: $130,000 ($71.90)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $37,000 ($20.46)
    Fines and Forfeits: $13,000 ($7.19)
    General Revenue - Other: $10,000 ($5.53)
    Rents: $5,000 ($2.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $299,000 ($165.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $458,000 ($253.32)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($3.87)
    Other: $2,000 ($1.11)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $426,000 ($235.62)
    Public Utilities Sales: $157,000 ($86.84)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $149,000 ($82.41)
    Property: $105,000 ($58.08)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($1.11)

Coushatta government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,593,000 ($881.08)

4.69% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,608 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
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 Natchitoches Parish, LA  0.90% ($35,560 average AGI)


5.81% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,896 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
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 Natchitoches Parish, LA  1.21% ($59,471 average AGI)
to Caddo Parish, LA  1.07% ($44,333)
to Bossier Parish, LA  0.71% ($36,350)
Businesses in Coushatta, LA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Burger King1Subway1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS1
Ford1

Strongest AM radio stations in Coushatta:

  • WLAD (800 AM; 1 kW; COUSHATTA, LA; Owner: THE BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRRP (950 AM; 1 kW; COUSHATTA, LA; Owner: FRANCIS V. HOBBS)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOKA (980 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KSYB (1300 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: AMISTAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KNOE (540 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coushatta:

  • KSBH (94.9 FM; COUSHATTA, LA; Owner: KSBH, L.L.C.)
  • KJVC (92.7 FM; MANSFIELD, LA; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KDBH-FM (97.3 FM; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: BALDRIDGE-DUMAS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KZBL (100.7 FM; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: BALDRIDGE-DUMAS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Coushatta:

  • KAIN-LP (Channel 55; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: MARY GILL LEE)
  • KNTS-LP (Channel 17; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: RICHARD GILL)
  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KSHV (Channel 45; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF SHREVEPORT LIC. CORP.)
  • KNYS-LP (Channel 27; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: MARY GILL LEE)
Coushatta fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Coushatta fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 440ft / 134mTotal length
  • $3,620,000Total costs
  • 34,450Total average daily traffic
  • 5,265Total average daily truck traffic
  • 57,647Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Coushatta)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 96 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Coushatta, LA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Coushatta)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Coushatta)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 84. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 163 took place in 2015, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Coushatta, LA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (59.4%), and Structure Fires (26.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Coushatta, LA
    • 69759.4%Outside Fires
    • 30526.0%Structure Fires
    • 14312.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 292.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Coushatta, LA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Coushatta, LA
  • 62.1%Utility gas
  • 37.9%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Coushatta, LA
  • 68.4%Electricity
  • 31.6%Utility gas


Coushatta compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below 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 below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
There are 8 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Jacob B. Lowring (4)
  • Joel Francis (3)

Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2020.