Evergreen, Louisiana

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Population in 2013: 304 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.2%
 
Males: 154  (50.8%)
Females: 150  (49.2%)
Median resident age:  48.0 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 71333.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,038 (it was $17,250 in 2000)
Evergreen:

$28,038
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,805 (it was $12,041 in 2000)

Evergreen town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $78,310 (it was $53,600 in 2000)
Evergreen:

$78,310
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $110,705; Detached houses: $106,522; Townhouses or other attached units: $128,811; Mobile homes: $130,242

Median gross rent in 2012: $375.

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Evergreen races chart
  • White alone - 230 (74.2%)
  • Black alone - 76 (24.5%)
  • Hispanic - 2 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.3%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Evergreen: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (39.0%), United States (7.3%), English (7.0%), German (6.8%), Irish (6.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 68 feet

Land area: 1.02 square miles.

Population density: 298 people per square mile   (very low).

Evergreen,LA real estate house value index trend

Evergreen, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Evergreen:

  • High school or higher: 70.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Evergreen town:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 43.9%
  • Separated: 8.3%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.6%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Evergreen, Louisiana as of May 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Evergreen to the number of sex offenders is 61 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.3%)

Evergreen satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, LA (51.3 miles , pop. 110,257).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (67.0 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (212.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Cottonport, LA (2.0 miles ), Bunkie, LA (2.1 miles ), Hessmer, LA (2.7 miles ), Plaucheville, LA (2.8 miles ), Mansura, LA (2.9 miles ), Moreauville, LA (3.1 miles ), Cheneyville, LA (3.4 miles ), Marksville, LA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 30.95 N, Longitude: 92.11 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 318

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

7.0%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +14 (+4.7%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Utilities (26%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (32%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (6%)
  • Food processing workers (6%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (15%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)
  • Accountants and auditors (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)

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

Average climate in Evergreen, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Evergreen-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.0 miles away from the Evergreen town center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/20/1983, a category F3 tornado 10.9 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Evergreen-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 83% 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 244.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 286.9 miles away from Evergreen 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 465.2 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 340.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 291.7 miles away from Evergreen 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 294.2 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 Avoyelles Parish (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Evergreen topographic map

Birthplace of: Rudy Robbins - Businessman, Lionel Aldridge - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Evergreen:

  • FMCNA - BUNKIE (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; BUNKIE, LA)
  • BUNKIE GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 5 miles away; BUNKIE, LA)
  • BAYOU VISTA COMMUNITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BUNKIE, LA)
  • BUNKIE HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; BUNKIE, LA)
  • LEDOUX PROVOSTY SR MEMORIAL HO (Hospital, about 7 miles away; HESSMER, LA)
  • HOSPICE CARE OF AVOYELLES PARISH (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MARKSVILLE, LA)
  • MEDISTAR HOME HEALTH OF MARKSVILLE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MARKSVILLE, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Evergreen:

  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 51 miles; Lafayette, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,378)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 52 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 52 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 61 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 63 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)
  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 68 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,744)
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 81 miles; Natchitoches, LA; FT enrollment: 7,700)

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

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

Avoyelles 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 87.2. This is about average.

City:

87.2
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 12.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.5%
(24.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  59.0%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.9%
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: 0.0% of all households

Evergreen compared to Louisiana state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (63%)
  • Utility gas (37%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Evergreen town (based on Avoyelles Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.40%
Here: 58.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents79.6%16.1%2.8%0.5%1.0%
Congregations44.9%28.6%16.3%2.0%8.2%
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: 14
Avoyelles Parish:

3.32 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Avoyelles Parish:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Avoyelles Parish:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Avoyelles Parish:

30.9%
Louisiana:

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

15.9%
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 0$0 1$1,135
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$740
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$284
Water Supply 3$5,856$23,4240$0
Totals for Government 3$5,856$23,4249$2,159

3.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.58%
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 Rapides Parish, LA  0.91% ($31,476 average AGI)
from East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.26% ($29,750)
from Pointe Coupee Parish, LA  0.18% ($24,708)


4.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,134 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
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 Rapides Parish, LA  1.12% ($27,545 average AGI)
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.33% ($23,326)
to Lafayette Parish, LA  0.30% ($28,341)

Strongest AM radio stations in Evergreen:

  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Evergreen:

  • KEZP (104.3 FM; BUNKIE, LA; Owner: OWENSVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZLG (95.9 FM; MANSURA, LA; Owner: AMY M COCO)
  • KKST (98.7 FM; OAKDALE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLIL (92.1 FM; MOREAUVILLE, LA; Owner: CAJUN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRRV-FM (100.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAPB-FM (97.7 FM; MARKSVILLE, LA; Owner: THREE RIVERS RADIO COMPANY)
  • KQID-FM (93.1 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CENLA B/C CO INC.)
  • WQNZ (95.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE)
  • KLSA (90.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: BD OF SUPV OF LA ST U & A&M COLLEGE)
  • KEDG (106.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Evergreen:

  • K67GL (Channel 67; BUNKIE, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT B/CING. OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • KALB-TV (Channel 5; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K60GE (Channel 60; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • K02PO (Channel 2; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLAX-TV (Channel 31; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: POLLACK/BELZ COMMUNICATIONS CO., INC)
  • K50FI (Channel 50; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • K21EL (Channel 21; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K43EI (Channel 43; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57GK (Channel 57; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K16DK (Channel 16; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K23DZ (Channel 23; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K38EG (Channel 38; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55GT (Channel 55; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,100
Total average daily truck traffic: 164
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 5,986

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • B B CARTER, 4724 Highway 361 (#273647) (Lat: 30.876250 Lon: -92.019056), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 6782656770, , 1898 LELAND DRIVE, SUITE A
  • B B CARTER, 4724 Highway 361 (#273647) (Lat: 30.876250 Lon: -92.019056), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 6782656770, , 1898 LELAND DRIVE, SUITE A

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 149 Wright Ave (Lat: 30.952833 Lon: -92.111639), Call Sign: WQPH448
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.850 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/17/2012, Expiration Date: 05/17/2022, Certifier: John Wright
    Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • EVERGREEN, 0.8 Miles S Of Jct Hwy 29 & Hwy 71 (Lat: 30.953611 Lon: -92.131389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 116.1 m, Call Sign: WQIW850
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.581 MHz, 952.581 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/05/2008, Expiration Date: 06/05/2018, Certifier: Brad G Zielie
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, 1400 Douglas St Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC5WWR
    Grant Date: 11/13/1996, Expiration Date: 11/13/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/14/2008
    Registrant: Hubert E Brown, Hwy 361, Evergreen, LA 71333
  • Call Sign: KD5UEO, Licensee ID: L00586334
    Grant Date: 08/01/2012, Expiration Date: 10/25/2022, Certifier: Rick P Normand
    Registrant: Rick P Normand, 1657 Bayou Rouge, Evergreen, LA 71333

Most common first names in Evergreen, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary776.1 years
David654.3 years
John670.8 years
Joseph576.0 years
Willie572.6 years
Thomas576.0 years
Alice480.0 years
James471.5 years
Jessie468.3 years
William473.0 years
Most common last names in Evergreen, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Goudeau981.8 years
Ducote772.4 years
Galland775.0 years
Lacour678.8 years
Moore671.5 years
Descant575.4 years
Hayes577.8 years
Lewis583.0 years
Rachal569.2 years
Terry567.6 years
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