For population 25 years and over in Eros:
For population 15 years and over in Eros town:
4 residents are foreign born (2.5% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $217 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (20.8 miles , pop. 53,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (78.9 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (252.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Chatham, LA (2.5 miles ), Choudrant, LA (3.3 miles ), Ruston, LA (4.0 miles ), Downsville, LA (4.0 miles) , Brownsville-Bawcomville, LA (4.0 miles ), Claiborne, LA (4.1 miles ), Quitman, LA (4.2 miles) , West Monroe, LA (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 32.39 N, Longitude: 92.42 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 318
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +25 (+14.1%).
Work and jobs in Eros: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Eros, Louisiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Eros-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 180% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/1/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Eros town center killed 2 people and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 2/1/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Eros-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 97% 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 45.3 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 56.9 miles away from Eros center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jackson Parish (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Eros:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eros:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.894. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Eros and their reported violations in the past:EROS COMMUNITY WATER SYS (Population served: 840, Groundwater):
Past health violations:EROS WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 39.2%
(39.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Eros compared to Louisiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Eros (based on Jackson Parish data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.21%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Eros government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.68% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,578 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:
6.95% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,507 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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TV broadcast stations around Eros:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Eros)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Eros)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Eros, LA
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2013.