Dulac, Louisiana

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Population in 2010: 1,463. Population change since 2000: -40.5%
Males: 745  (50.9%)
Females: 718  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  35.8 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 70353, 70363.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $19,485 (it was $22,900 in 2000)
Dulac:

$19,485
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,714 (it was $8,785 in 2000)

Dulac CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $72,022 (it was $40,700 in 2000)
Dulac:

$72,022
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $87,370; Detached houses: $103,005; Mobile homes: $35,483

Median gross rent in 2012: $622.

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Dulac races chart
  • White alone - 681 (46.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 607 (41.5%)
  • Two or more races - 74 (5.1%)
  • Hispanic - 62 (4.2%)
  • Black alone - 28 (1.9%)
  • Asian alone - 11 (0.8%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Dulac: 84.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (21.6%), French (10.7%), Italian (9.2%), German (4.5%), French Canadian (3.6%), Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 3 feet

Land area: 21.4 square miles.

Population density: 68 people per square mile   (very low).

Dulac,LA real estate house value index trend

Dulac, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Dulac:

  • High school or higher: 64.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dulac CDP:

  • Never married: 25.4%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 14.5%

8 residents are foreign born

This place:  0.3%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Dulac, Louisiana as of May 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Dulac to the number of sex offenders is 133 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $883 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $331 (0.6%)

Dulac satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kenner, LA (50.9 miles , pop. 70,517).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (55.9 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (283.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Chauvin, LA (2.8 miles ), Montegut, LA (3.2 miles ), Presquille, LA (3.6 miles ), Bourg, LA (3.6 miles ), Houma, LA (3.8 miles ), Crescent, LA (4.1 miles ), Bayou Cane, LA (4.1 miles ), Bayou Blue, LA (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 29.38 N, Longitude: 90.70 W

Area code: 985

Dulac household income distribution Dulac home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.9%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (31%)
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (25%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (19%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Cashiers (16%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (5%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)

Work and jobs in Dulac: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Dulac, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dulac-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the Dulac place center killed 22 people and injured 165 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dulac-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 111.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 330.0 miles away from Dulac center
On 12/9/2000 at 06:46:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.2 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) earthquake occurred 237.3 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 106.7 miles away from Dulac center
On 9/27/1992 at 17:02:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 160.6 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 Terrebonne Parish (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 14, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dulac topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dulac:

  • DAVITA - HOUMA (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • LEONARD J CHABERT MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • IDLEWILD COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • DIXIE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • JANE AVENUE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • WELLINGTON COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; HOUMA, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dulac:

  • Nicholls State University (about 29 miles; Thibodaux, LA; Full-time enrollment: 5,997)
  • Loyola University New Orleans (about 52 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Tulane University of Louisiana (about 52 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 11,089)
  • Xavier University of Louisiana (about 54 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Delgado Community College (about 55 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 12,843)
  • University of New Orleans (about 59 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 8,201)
  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 79 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,744)

Public elementary/middle school in Dulac:

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Notable location: Grand Caillou Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Dulac include: Holy Family Church (A), Clanton Chapel United Methodist Church (B), Cure D'Ars Chapel (C), L'eglise de Deju (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Provost Cemetery (1), Carlof Cemetery (2), Holy Family Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: King Bayou (A), Deep Bayou (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bayou Dulac (A), Bayou Butler (B), Bayou Plat (C), Bayou Sale (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 43.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.2
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.73
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 41.8%
(37.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.4% for American Indian residents, 52.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.7%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.6%
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

Dulac, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Dulac compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Dulac travel time to work - commute Dulac mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (62%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • No fuel used (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dulac CDP (based on Terrebonne Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.45%
Here: 67.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentAssemblies of God
Adherents78.3%13.6%2.1%2.0%0.7%
Congregations31.0%20.7%8.6%1.7%6.9%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchChurches of ChristEpiscopal ChurchInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelOther
Adherents0.7%0.6%0.4%0.3%1.3%
Congregations3.4%5.2%1.7%5.2%15.5%
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: 18
Terrebonne Parish:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Terrebonne Parish:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 57
Terrebonne Parish:

5.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 75
Here:

6.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.4%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Terrebonne Parish:

30.0%
Louisiana:

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

18.3%
State:

13.7%

4.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,607 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($220 average AGI)
Terrebonne Parish:

0.03%
Louisiana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lafourche Parish, LA  1.38% ($34,386 average AGI)
from St. Mary Parish, LA  0.22% ($38,129)
from Jefferson Parish, LA  0.22% ($40,333)


5.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,081 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($327 average AGI)
Terrebonne Parish:

0.04%
Louisiana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lafourche Parish, LA  1.50% ($37,122 average AGI)
to Jefferson Parish, LA  0.26% ($35,706)
to St. Mary Parish, LA  0.19% ($33,384)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dulac:

  • 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.)
  • KTIB (640 AM; 5 kW; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: LA TERR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLEB (1600 AM; 5 kW; GOLDEN MEADOW, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • KJIN (1490 AM; 1 kW; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WODT (1280 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSMB (1350 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dulac:

  • 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)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WTIX-FM (94.3 FM; GALLIANO, LA; Owner: FLEUR DE LIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXOR-FM (106.3 FM; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KBZZ-FM (96.7 FM; MORGAN CITY, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KTLN (90.5 FM; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: BD OF SV OF LSU & AGRIC. & MECH COLL)

TV broadcast stations around Dulac:

  • KFOL-CA (Channel 30; HOUMA, LA; Owner: FOLSE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Dulac, Louisiana:
  • Fatal accident count: 4
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 6
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 6
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 11
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Louisiana average:
  • Fatal accident count: 119
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 176
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 34
  • Fatalities: 129
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 309
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 21

Dulac fatal accident list:

Dec 26, 2006 10:50 AM, Sr-57, Lat: 29.40959, Lon: -90.70018, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 24, 1985 10:45 AM, Tpr61, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 18, 1983 11:45 PM, La57, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 24, 1979 00:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 28, 1977 00:40 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 3, Drunken drivers: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Dulac)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Hwy 57 15 Mi S Of Houma (Lat: 29.366611 Lon: -90.724806), Call Sign: KKY391, Licensee ID: L00140694
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.230 MHz, 153.335 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/09/1993, Expiration Date: 02/09/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/18/2002
    Registrant: Amoco Production Company, 200 East Randolph Drive, Mc Ll3, Chicago, IL 60681, Phone: (312) 260-3279, Fax: (312) 260-3398, Email:
  • Lamco Dock (Lat: 29.366611 Lon: -90.724806), Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: KNCN467, Licensee ID: L00004372
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.7000 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/01/1997, Expiration Date: 11/25/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/04/2002
    Registrant: Murphy Exploration & Production Co, New Orleans, LA 70161, Phone: (504) 561-2358

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KF5AML, Licensee ID: L01482985
    Grant Date: 04/14/2009, Expiration Date: 04/14/2019, Certifier: Jan M Trahan
    Registrant: Jan M Trahan, 6591 Shrimpers Row, Dulac, LA 70353

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$114,4334$81,6234$113,0601$20,3301$213,3402$58,560
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$64,8702$82,8150$00$01$49,640
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$76,2304$52,2006$126,5323$29,6870$04$50,835
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$95,5401$87,1301$122,9200$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$90,0800$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0013.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$192,320
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0013.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Dulac, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph2169.5 years
Marie1277.1 years
John965.3 years
Mary764.4 years
Antoine670.2 years
Anthony562.2 years
Eva577.8 years
Edna476.0 years
Albert473.5 years
Lawrence478.2 years
Most common last names in Dulac, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Parfait2864.6 years
Billiot2468.1 years
Verdin1770.8 years
Voisin1476.2 years
Gregoire1365.5 years
Bourg1276.3 years
Pellegrin1175.1 years
Boudreaux1079.2 years
Foret978.2 years
Dean975.2 years
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