Eunice, Louisiana

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Population in 2013: 10,344 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.0%
 
Males: 5,281  (51.1%)
Females: 5,063  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  35.9 years
Louisiana median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 70535.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,108 (it was $21,372 in 2000)
Eunice:

$30,108
LA:

$44,164

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,491 (it was $11,937 in 2000)

Eunice city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $87,215 (it was $53,800 in 2000)
Eunice:

$87,215
LA:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $116,383; Detached houses: $140,008; Townhouses or other attached units: $106,395; In 2-unit structures: $68,574; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $127,529; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $95,025; Mobile homes: $35,162

Median gross rent in 2013: $585.

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  • Races in Eunice, LA (2013)

    Eunice races chart
    • 6,27160.6%White alone
    • 3,25031.4%Black alone
    • 4564.4%Hispanic
    • 2792.7%Two or more races
    • 870.8%Asian alone
    • 220.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Eunice: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (23.0%), French Canadian (7.7%), United States (6.3%), German (6.3%), English (3.1%), Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/04/1895

Elevation: 49 feet

Land area: 4.68 square miles.

Population density: 2,213 people per square mile   (low).

Eunice,LA real estate house value index trend

Eunice, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Eunice:

  • High school or higher: 69.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 13.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eunice city:

  • Never married: 37.7%
  • Now married: 41.1%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

113 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Louisiana:

3.9%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 46 registered sex offenders living in Eunice, Louisiana as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Eunice to the number of sex offenders is 226 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $319 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $231 (0.3%)

Eunice satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, LA (30.2 miles , pop. 110,257).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (76.1 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (184.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Chataignier, LA (2.8 miles ), Mamou, LA (3.1 miles ), Basile, LA (3.3 miles ), Iota, LA (3.5 miles ), Reddell, LA (3.5 miles ), Branch, LA (3.7 miles ), Church Point, LA (3.7 miles ), Lawtell, LA (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $55,900
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $55,900
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $54,800
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $86,400
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $111,500
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $111,500
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $136,400
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $18,800
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.49 N, Longitude: 92.42 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +891 (+8.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,866 (65.9%)

Area code: 337

Eunice household income distribution Eunice home values distribution

Crime rates in Eunice by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000103010210
per 100,000 0.00.00.08.60.027.50.08.70.019.19.50.0
Rapes 511150178778
per 100,000 43.58.78.78.643.10.08.660.969.666.766.877.1
Robberies 19106679951518716
per 100,000 165.486.752.451.660.482.477.443.5130.5171.566.8154.3
Assaults 24215350101414375410211110174
per 100,000 2,106.21,326.4436.985.9120.8128.1318.4469.5887.61,057.8963.6713.5
Burglaries 131185227261329177113192253201201196
per 100,000 1,140.11,603.81,983.62,243.02,838.91,620.0972.41,669.42,201.51,915.61,917.81,889.7
Thefts 621578281344541500548460497468379402
per 100,000 5,404.75,010.82,455.42,956.34,668.24,576.24,715.63,999.74,324.74,460.13,616.13,875.8
Auto thefts 243353404839362414191415
per 100,000 208.9286.1463.1343.8414.2356.9309.8208.7121.8181.1133.6144.6
Arson 3301110N/A100N/A
per 100,000 26.126.00.08.68.69.20.0N/A8.70.00.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.5) 833.1645.2391.1366.0504.3438.0382.0475.0620.2693.8585.2559.4

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Crime rate in Eunice detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 41 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.70
Louisiana average:

4.02
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +242 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Eunice, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Eunice-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/9/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the Eunice city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 10/29/1974, a category F3 tornado 9.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Eunice-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 92% 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 227.5 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 458.3 miles away from Eunice 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 308.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2000 at 06:46:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 217.9 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 224.0 miles away from Eunice center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 323.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Eunice topographic map

Birthplace of: Kenneth Atchity - Editor, Kyries Hebert - Football player, Larry Ned - 2005 NFL player (Arizona Cardinals, born: Aug 23, 1978), Roy L. Johnson - Admiral, Dennis McGee - Fiddler, Geno Delafose - Male singer, Jay Young - News anchor, Keith Ortego - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Eunice:

  • ACADIAN MEDICAL CENTER (provides emergency services, 3501 HIGHWAY 190)
  • HOSPICE OF ST LUKE THE PHYSICIAN (235 N 2ND ST)
  • LIBERTY ONE COMMUNITY HOME (1050 W VINE AVE)
  • LIBERTY THREE COMMUNITY HOME (1730 N MAGNOLIA)
  • LIBERTY TWO COMMUNITY HOME (1650 BETTY STREET)
  • DCI - EUNICE (2440 W LAUREL AVE)
  • FMCNA - EUNICE (1101 NILE ST)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (1211 EAST LAUREL AVE SUITE D)
  • EUNICE MANOR (3859 HIGHWAY 190)
  • OAK LANE WELLNESS AND REHABILITATIVE CENTER (1400 W MAGNOLIA)

Airports and heliports located in Eunice:

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Colleges/Universities in Eunice:

  • Louisiana State University-Eunice (Full-time enrollment: 1,739; Location: 2048 Johnson Hwy; Public; Website: www.lsue.edu)
  • Louisiana Academy of Beauty (FT enrollment: 60; Location: 550 E Laurel; Private, for-profit; Website: www.laacademyofbeauty.com/index.html)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eunice:

  • South Louisiana Community College (about 29 miles; Lafayette, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 29 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 31 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 49 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 53 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 73 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 74 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)

Public high school in Eunice:

Private high school in Eunice:

  • ST EDMUND HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 266; Location: 351 W MAGNOLIA AVE; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Eunice:

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Notable locations in Eunice: Saint Landry Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Louisiana State University Eunice Campus Bengal Stadium (B), Louisiana State University Eunice Union Parking Lot (C), Louisiana State University Eunice Science Parking Lot (D), Louisiana State University Eunice Manuel Hall Parking Lot (E), Louisiana State University Eunice Health Technology Parking Lot (F), Louisiana State University Eunice Health and Physical Education Parking Lot (G), Saint Landry Parish Sheriff's Office (H), Saint Landry Parish Health Unit Eunice Office (I), Cajun Music Hall of Fame and Museum (J), Louisiana State University Eunice Campus Ledoux Library (K), Eunice Police Department (L), Eunice Fire Department Station 1 (M), Oak Lane Wellness and Rehabilitative Center (N), Prairie Acadian Cultural Center (O), Central Neighborhood Center (P), Eunice City Hall (Q), Eunice Museum (R), Eunice Public Library (S), Northwest Community Center (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Westgate Shopping Center (1), Plaza Acadienne Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Eunice include: Louisiana State University Eunice Campus University Baptist Church (A), Louisiana State University Eunice Campus Catholic Student Union (B), Louisiana State University Eunice Campus Baptist Collegiate Ministry (C), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (D), Greater Outreach Ministry (E), Community Bible Fellowship Church (F), Church of Christ (G), Church of God in Christ (H), Emmanuel Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Eunice include: Saint Edmunds Athletic Field (1), Bobcat Field (2), Amy Addition Swimming Pool (3), Fairground Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western Eunice (1531 West Laurel Avenue), Howards Inn Motel (3789 Highway 190), Potier's Prairie Cajun Inn (110 Park Avenue), L'Acadie Inn (259 Tasso Loop), Eunice Inn (1151 East Laurel Avenue), Days Inn Eunice LA (1251 East Laurel Avenue Highway 190 East).

Court: Eunice City - City Court (300 South 2nd Street).

St. Landry 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 Eunice and their reported violations in the past:

MAMOU ROAD WATER DISTRICT INC (Population served: 2,300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-05-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-02-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-05-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-29-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-13-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-23-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-11-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-10-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-10-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2011)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JUL-02-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (APR-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2014)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2014)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-25-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-25-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2006)

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

  • TANMAR COMPANIES WATER HAULER LA SALLE C (Serves TX, Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: )
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.7%
(21.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.8% for Black residents, 8.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.0%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Eunice in 2010:

  • 100 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 54 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Eunice in 2000:

  • 196 people in nursing homes
  • 38 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 25 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 11 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 11 people in religious group quarters

Eunice, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Eunice compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with most branches in Eunice (2011 data):

  • Tri-Parish Bank: West Laurel Branch at 2301 West Laurel Avenue, branch established on 1975/10/08; at Laurel Avenue And Third Street, branch established on 1944/01/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $179.1 mil, Deposits: $149.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Tri-Parish Bancshares, Ltd.
  • Teche Federal Bank: East Laurel Street Branch at 840 East Laurel Street, branch established on 2004/07/02. Info updated 2011/08/02: Bank assets: $810.9 mil, Deposits: $605.0 mil, headquarters in New Iberia, LA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Teche Holding Company
  • State Bank & Trust Company: Eunice Branch at 151 South Fourth Street, branch established on 1999/04/06. Info updated 2007/07/17: Bank assets: $921.1 mil, Deposits: $738.4 mil, headquarters in Greenwood, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 37 total offices, Holding Company: State Bank & Trust Company Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • St. Landry Bank and Trust Company: Eunice Branch at 101 North Second Street, branch established on 1931/12/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $253.0 mil, Deposits: $221.5 mil, headquarters in Opelousas, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Saint Landry Bancshares, Inc.
  • St Landry Homestead Federal Savings Bank: 101 North Sixth Branch at 101 North Sixth, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $248.3 mil, Deposits: $180.6 mil, headquarters in Opelousas, LA, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Whitney Bank: Westgate Branch at 2250 West Laurel Avenue, branch established on 1975/07/05. Info updated 2011/06/14: Bank assets: $14,882.3 mil, Deposits: $11,630.0 mil, headquarters in New Orleans, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 189 total offices, Holding Company: Hancock Holding Company
  • Basile State Bank: Eunice Branch at 751 West Maple Avenue, branch established on 1994/06/01. Info updated 2006/12/15: Bank assets: $51.0 mil, Deposits: $46.0 mil, headquarters in Basile, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Basile Bancshares, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Eunice Branch at 1538 Highway 190, branch established on 2008/11/01. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Guaranty Bank: Eunice Branch at 300 Park Avenue, branch established on 1967/07/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $136.1 mil, Deposits: $120.2 mil, headquarters in Mamou, LA, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Guaranty Capital Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Eunice, Louisiana:

  • Days Inn & Suites, 1251 East Laurel Ave, Eunice, LA 70535 , Phone: (337) 457-3040, Fax: (337) 457-3050
  • Holiday Inn Express Eunice, 1698 Hwy 190, Eunice, LA 70535 , Phone: (337) 546-2466, Fax: (337) 546-0717
  • Best Western Eunice, 1531 W Laurel Ave, Eunice, LA 70535 , Phone: (337) 457-2800, Fax: (337) 457-8223
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Eunice, Louisiana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.8
Louisiana average:

12.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Eunice city (based on St. Landry Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic49,23435
Evangelical Protestant6,08338
Black Protestant2,0627
Mainline Protestant1,31911
Other4064
None24,280-
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: 36
St. Landry Parish:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
St. Landry Parish:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
St. Landry Parish:

4.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.9%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Landry Parish:

30.1%
Louisiana:

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

12.7%
State:

13.7%
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
Financial Administration 3$6,550$26,2000$0
Other Government Administration 13$23,687$21,8650$0
Judicial and Legal 6$13,963$27,9260$0
Police Protection - Officers 29$66,392$27,4730$0
Police - Other 7$13,292$22,7862$1,047
Firefighters 19$65,220$41,1920$0
Correction 5$9,156$21,9740$0
Streets and Highways 17$32,663$23,05611$14,247
Airports 1$2,301$27,6120$0
Sewerage 8$28,223$42,3351$1,027
Parks and Recreation 4$6,076$18,22827$7,936
Gas Supply 9$16,430$21,9070$0
Other and Unallocable 5$9,229$22,15019$4,562
Totals for Government 126$293,182$27,92260$28,819

Eunice government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $151,000 ($14.60)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $1,609,000 ($155.55)
    Police Protection: $1,444,000 ($139.60)
    Regular Highways: $899,000 ($86.91)
    Sewerage: $711,000 ($68.74)
    Fire Protection: $621,000 ($60.03)
    Central Staff Services: $607,000 ($58.68)
    Housing & Community Development: $529,000 ($51.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $438,000 ($42.34)
    Financial Administration: $303,000 ($29.29)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $275,000 ($26.59)
    Libraries: $109,000 ($10.54)
    Corrections - Other: $75,000 ($7.25)
    General - Other: $36,000 ($3.48)
    Air Transportation: $31,000 ($3.00)
    Health Services - Other: $23,000 ($2.22)
    General Public Buildings: $23,000 ($2.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($0.97)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $70,000 ($6.77)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $87,000 ($8.41)
    Housing & Community Development: $15,000 ($1.45)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,702,000 ($261.21)

Eunice government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,156,000 ($111.76)
    Housing & Community Development: $300,000 ($29.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $168,000 ($16.24)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $486,000 ($46.98)
    Interest Earnings: $115,000 ($11.12)
    Rents: $23,000 ($2.22)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $1,856,000 ($179.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $263,000 ($25.43)
    All Other: $149,000 ($14.40)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,184,000 ($307.81)
    Property: $441,000 ($42.63)
    NEC: $431,000 ($41.67)

Eunice government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,801,000 ($174.11)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,261,000 ($121.91)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $540,000 ($52.20)

Eunice government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,237,000 ($216.26)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,221,000 ($118.04)

4.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,871 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lafayette Parish, LA  1.30% ($38,026 average AGI)
from Evangeline Parish, LA  0.49% ($28,993)
from Acadia Parish, LA  0.39% ($31,707)


5.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,618 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lafayette Parish, LA  1.70% ($34,600 average AGI)
to Evangeline Parish, LA  0.44% ($26,426)
to Acadia Parish, LA  0.37% ($33,667)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eunice:

  • KEUN (1490 AM; 1 kW; EUNICE, LA; Owner: TRI-PARISH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KSLO (1230 AM; 1 kW; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: KSLO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KSIG (1450 AM; 1 kW; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: ACADIA BROADCAST PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KJCB (770 AM; 1 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: R & M BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eunice:

  • KJJB (105.5 FM; EUNICE, LA; Owner: TRI-PARISH BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KBON (101.1 FM; MAMOU, LA; Owner: ROSE ANN MARX)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; RAYNE, LA; Owner: BROADCAST PARTNERS, INC.)
  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQIS (102.1 FM; BASILE, LA; Owner: THIRD PARTNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKST (98.7 FM; OAKDALE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRXE (105.9 FM; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K201FO (88.1 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTDY (99.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KXKC (99.1 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: BONIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSJY (90.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KVPI-FM (92.5 FM; VILLE PLATTE, LA; Owner: VILLE PLATTE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRRQ (95.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNEK-FM (104.7 FM; WASHINGTON, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Eunice:

  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K69HD (Channel 69; CHURCH POINT, LA; Owner: GULF MANAGEMENT II, L.L.C.)
  • KAGN-LP (Channel 65; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLAF-LP (Channel 62; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: WNTZ-48, INC.)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • K50FI (Channel 50; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KDCG-LP (Channel 22; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: ACADIANA CABLE ADVERTISING, INC.)
  • K58GA (Channel 46; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: WNTZ-48, INC.)
  • K45DI (Channel 45; MERMENTAU, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Eunice fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • $1,238,000Total costs
  • 59,540Total average daily traffic
  • 7,471Total average daily truck traffic
  • 77,150Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Eunice, LA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Eunice)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 109 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Eunice, LA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Eunice)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Eunice)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$62,50074$45,998121$65,61218$14,3541$100,81035$41,559
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$33,8656$49,56514$80,9975$23,5820$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$51,90333$34,62651$60,0559$13,3900$05$38,116
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$05$56,56227$53,9512$60,7550$03$52,183
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$64,2502$14,0650$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9608.00 , 9609.00, 9610.00, 9611.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$81,79211$92,416
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$95,420
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9608.00 , 9609.00, 9610.00, 9611.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 41
  • Hazardous Condition: 13
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Eunice

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Eunice, LA
Most common first names in Eunice, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph12969.7 years
John8869.5 years
Mary8074.1 years
James4966.3 years
Louis4972.6 years
Marie4881.4 years
Robert3659.9 years
Edna3680.4 years
Willie3476.2 years
Eva3279.0 years
Most common last names in Eunice, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fontenot33373.8 years
Guillory15974.0 years
Miller15073.0 years
Manuel11875.7 years
Fruge9573.6 years
Young9376.4 years
Thibodeaux8971.2 years
Lejeune8773.3 years
Courville7971.9 years
Lafleur6572.6 years
Businesses in Eunice, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike3
Best Western1Popeyes1
Blockbuster1RadioShack1
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
Chevrolet1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Subway2
Days Inn1Taco Bell1
FedEx2True Value1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1
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