Georgetown, Louisiana

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Population in 2013: 321 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.6%
 
Males: 127  (39.6%)
Females: 194  (60.4%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Louisiana median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 71432.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,211 (it was $23,750 in 2000)
Georgetown:

$45,211
LA:

$44,164

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,145 (it was $13,167 in 2000)

Georgetown village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $83,433 (it was $36,900 in 2000)
Georgetown:

$83,433
LA:

$140,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $398.

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  • Races in Georgetown, LA (2010)

    Georgetown races chart
    • 31094.8%White alone
    • 72.1%American Indian alone
    • 51.5%Hispanic
    • 41.2%Two or more races
    • 10.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Georgetown: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (43.1%), Irish (12.8%), English (8.9%), French (8.6%), German (6.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 96 feet

Land area: 1.30 square miles.

Population density: 246 people per square mile   (very low).

Georgetown,LA real estate house value index trend

Georgetown, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Georgetown:

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Georgetown village:

  • Never married: 18.8%
  • Now married: 56.0%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 13.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Georgetown, Louisiana as of September 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Georgetown to the number of sex offenders is 160 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $189 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $204 (0.3%)

Georgetown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (54.3 miles , pop. 53,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (94.8 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (225.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Hester, LA (1.9 miles ), Tullos, LA (2.2 miles ), Urania, LA (2.9 miles ), Jordan Hill, LA (3.2 miles ), Olla, LA (3.6 miles ), Midway, LA (3.9 miles ), Dry Prong, LA (3.9 miles ), Jena, LA (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 31.76 N, Longitude: 92.38 W

Area code: 318

Georgetown household income distribution Georgetown home values distribution

Crime rates in Georgetown by Year
Type 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Assaults 1000
per 100,000 312.50.00.00.0
Burglaries 1100
per 100,000 312.5303.00.00.0
Thefts 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Auto thefts 0100
per 100,000 0.0303.00.00.0
Arson 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 257.1) 87.847.30.00.0

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Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

9.23
Louisiana average:

3.98
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +28 (+10.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (20%)
  • Utilities (19%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (34%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (31%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (2%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (2%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

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

Average climate in Georgetown, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Georgetown-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 65% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/3/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the Georgetown village center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/19/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Georgetown-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 81% 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 301.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 235.8 miles away from Georgetown center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 292.8 miles away from the city 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 238.2 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 304.8 miles away from Georgetown center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 319.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grant Parish (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Freezes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Georgetown topographic map

Birthplace of: W. L. Rambo - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Georgetown:

  • FIRST CHOICE HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; OLLA, LA)
  • HARDTNER MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; OLLA, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Georgetown:

  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 43 miles; Natchitoches, LA; Full-time enrollment: 7,700)
  • Louisiana Delta Community College (about 55 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 3,168)
  • Louisiana Tech University (about 55 miles; Ruston, LA; FT enrollment: 5,874)
  • University of Louisiana at Monroe (about 56 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 6,764)
  • Grambling State University (about 57 miles; Grambling, LA; FT enrollment: 4,885)
  • Alcorn State University (about 74 miles; Alcorn State, MS; FT enrollment: 3,479)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 91 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)

Public high school in Georgetown:

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Notable location: Grant Parish Fire District 4 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Georgetown: Georgetown Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Grant 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 2005 was 68.4. This is about average.

City:

68.4
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2005 was 30.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.9
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.5%
(25.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  73.8%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Georgetown compared to Louisiana state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.6
Louisiana average:

12.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (41%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Georgetown village (based on Grant Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,90449
Catholic5203
Mainline Protestant4275
Black Protestant2073
Other--
None12,251-
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: 4
Grant Parish:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Grant Parish:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Grant Parish:

2.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Here:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant Parish:

29.0%
Louisiana:

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

16.3%
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$801
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$2,376
Judicial and Legal 1$4,242$50,9040$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,242$50,9043$2,536
Sewerage 3$5,939$23,7561$659
Water Supply 3$5,939$23,7560$0
Totals for Government 8$20,362$30,54310$6,372

8.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,413 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.41%
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  4.89% ($30,039 average AGI)
from Winn Parish, LA  0.26% ($31,167)
from Natchitoches Parish, LA  0.19% ($26,769)


9.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,897 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.35%
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  4.91% ($33,377 average AGI)
to Avoyelles Parish, LA  0.25% ($30,118)
to La Salle Parish, LA  0.23% ($28,813)

Strongest AM radio stations in Georgetown:

  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNOE (540 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KTTP (1110 AM; daytime; 2 kW; PINEVILLE, LA; Owner: PEOPLES BROADCAST NETWORK LLC)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRJO (1680 AM; 10 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KVCL (1270 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WINNFIELD, LA; Owner: HARRISON BROADCAST ORGANIZATION, INC)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMBS (1310 AM; 5 kW; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: RED BEAR BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in Georgetown:

  • KQID-FM (93.1 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CENLA B/C CO INC.)
  • KLSA (90.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: BD OF SUPV OF LA ST U & A&M COLLEGE)
  • KAYT (88.1 FM; JENA, LA; Owner: BLACK MEDIA WORKS, INC.)
  • KNOE-FM (101.9 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KLAA (103.5 FM; TIOGA, LA; Owner: CAJUN COMMUNICATIONS OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KRRV-FM (100.3 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVDP (89.1 FM; DRY PRONG, LA; Owner: DRY PRONG EDUC B/C FOUNDATION)
  • WQNZ (95.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • KZMZ (96.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJNA-FM (102.7 FM; JENA, LA; Owner: LITTLE RIVER RADIO CO.)
  • KCIJ (106.5 FM; ATLANTA, LA; Owner: NORTH FACE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KEDG (106.9 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHFX (105.5 FM; BALL, LA; Owner: CAJUN COMMUNICATIONS OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KVCL-FM (92.1 FM; WINNFIELD, LA; Owner: HARRISON BROADCAST ORGANIZATION, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Georgetown:

  • KAQY (Channel 11; COLUMBIA, LA; Owner: MONROE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLAX-TV (Channel 31; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: POLLACK/BELZ COMMUNICATIONS CO., INC)
  • KLPA-TV (Channel 25; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KALB-TV (Channel 5; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNOE-TV (Channel 8; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KLTM-TV (Channel 13; MONROE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K60GE (Channel 60; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KARD (Channel 14; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: QUORUM OF LOUISIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCDH-LP (Channel 4; WINNFIELD, LA; Owner: CRANFORD L. JORDAN)
  • K36DS (Channel 36; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: POLLACK/BELZ COMMUNICATION COMPANY, INC.)

Georgetown fatal accident list:

Jul 24, 1994 03:50 PM, 500, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 23, 1990 05:30 AM, 165, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 224m735ftTotal length
  • 7,700Total average daily traffic
  • 1,113Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Georgetown)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • GEORGETOWN, Uprr Mp-560.3 Int Sr500 & Hwy 165 (Lat: 31.766278 Lon: -92.383472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 38 m, Call Sign: WQMG883
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.756 MHz, 952.756 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/04/2010, Expiration Date: 08/04/2020, 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:
  • Breezy Hill, 300' S Of Sr123; 400' Sw Of Int. Of Sr123 & Us165; 7.5 Miles Ssw Of (Lat: 31.654333 Lon: -92.414861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 95.4 m, Call Sign: WQQC382
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/23/2012, Expiration Date: 10/23/2022, Certifier: John E Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive, Ms: A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7471, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:
  • GEORGETOWN, 300' S Of Sr123; 400' Sw Of Int. Of Sr123 & Us165; 7.5 Miles Ssw Of (Lat: 31.654333 Lon: -92.414861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 95.4 m, Call Sign: WQQW351
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/13/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB5REC
    Grant Date: 03/03/1992, Expiration Date: 03/03/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/04/2004
    Registrant: John W James, Hc 71 Box 1575, Georgetown, LA 71432

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Georgetown, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1673.7 years
John1474.8 years
George1078.3 years
Robert668.8 years
William668.8 years
Dorothy470.2 years
Bessie478.2 years
Margaret484.5 years
Mary476.2 years
Howard370.3 years
Most common last names in Georgetown, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Atwell967.3 years
Bruce765.3 years
Armstrong784.4 years
Lincecum770.7 years
Bradford773.9 years
Tully670.6 years
Henderson671.0 years
Kees588.8 years
Long579.2 years
Barrett577.8 years
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