For population 25 years and over in Coushatta:
For population 15 years and over in Coushatta town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $144 (0.2%)
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 ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.02 N, Longitude: 93.34 W
Area code: 318
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Crime in Coushatta detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +444 (+23.9%).
Work and jobs in Coushatta: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Coushatta, Louisiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Coushatta-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 176% 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 significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 78.9 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 90.0 miles away from Coushatta center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Red River Parish (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Tornado: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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.
Hospitals/medical centers near Coushatta:
Airports and heliports located in Coushatta:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coushatta:
Private high school in Coushatta:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Coushatta:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Coushatta and their reported violations in the past:COUSHATTA WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 4692, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BAYOU PIERRE WATER SYSTEM, INC. (Population served: 1940, Groundwater):
Past health violations:HICKORY GROVE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 796, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HALFWAY-CARROLL WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 660, Groundwater):
Past health violations:EDGEFIELD WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 468, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Coushatta that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 40.4%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.2% for Black residents, 40.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
155 people in nursing homes
60 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
Coushatta compared to Louisiana state average:
Banks with branches in Coushatta (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Coushatta (based on Red River Parish data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.90%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Coushatta government finances in 2002:
5.90% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,994 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:
6.66% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,116 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:
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See more detailed statistics of Coushatta fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 15,700
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,946
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 26,690
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Coushatta)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Coushatta, LA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (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: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Coushatta)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Coushatta)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.