Goldonna, Louisiana

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Population in 2013: 426 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.8%
 
Males: 193  (45.5%)
Females: 233  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 71031.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $43,499 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Goldonna:

$43,499
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,063 (it was $12,207 in 2000)

Goldonna village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $59,163 (it was $34,100 in 2000)
Goldonna:

$59,163
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $54,238; Detached houses: $64,537; Mobile homes: $30,790; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $15,684

Median gross rent in 2012: $475.

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  • White alone - 412 (95.8%)
  • Black alone - 15 (3.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.2%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.2%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Goldonna: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (13.7%), United States (12.3%), English (9.9%), French (6.2%), German (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/13/1898

Elevation: 144 feet

Land area: 11.0 square miles.

Population density: 39 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Goldonna:

  • High school or higher: 72.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Goldonna village:

  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 55.4%
  • Separated: 8.1%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 6.6%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.4%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Goldonna, Louisiana as of April 17, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Goldonna to the number of sex offenders is 86 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $671 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $212 (0.4%)

Goldonna satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (57.1 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (59.0 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (214.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Calvin, LA (3.0 miles ), Saline, LA (3.3 miles ), Ashland, LA (3.7 miles ), Campti, LA (3.8 miles ), Dodson, LA (3.9 miles ), Clarence, LA (3.9 miles ), Lucky, LA (4.0 miles ), Winnfield, LA (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 32.02 N, Longitude: 92.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 318

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

7.2%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +36 (+8.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (39%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Plant and system operators (7%)
  • Construction laborers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (18%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (18%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Child care workers (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)

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

Average climate in Goldonna, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Goldonna-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/19/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Goldonna village center injured 10 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/23/2000, a category F3 tornado 13.0 miles away from the village center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Goldonna-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 221.6 miles away from the city center
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 332.1 miles away from Goldonna 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 224.1 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 290.9 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 338.1 miles away from Goldonna center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 273.4 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 Natchitoches Parish (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Freezes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Goldonna topographic map

Birthplace of: Patricia Maxwell - Romance novelist, Riley J. Wilson - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Goldonna:

  • CALVIN ROAD COMMUNITY RESIDENC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; WINNFIELD, LA)
  • WYATT MANOR NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; JONESBORO, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Goldonna:

  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 22 miles; Natchitoches, LA; Full-time enrollment: 7,700)
  • Grambling State University (about 37 miles; Grambling, LA; FT enrollment: 4,885)
  • Louisiana Tech University (about 39 miles; Ruston, LA; FT enrollment: 5,874)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 55 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 56 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • University of Louisiana at Monroe (about 61 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 6,764)
  • Louisiana Delta Community College (about 62 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 3,168)

Public elementary/middle school in Goldonna:

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Notable location: Goldonna Area Fire Protection District 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Goldonna Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Malaudos Creek (A), Mill Creek (B), Luster Branch (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Natchitoches 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 Goldonna and their reported violations in the past:

CHEE CHEE BAY WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 458, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2012)
GOLDONNA WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 435, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In DEC-02-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-20-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-20-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-23-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-18-2013)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.7%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  77.4%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.7%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Goldonna compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly 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.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Electricity (40%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Goldonna village (based on Natchitoches Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.25%
Here: 52.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodChurches of Christ
Adherents55.0%24.0%10.6%2.7%1.3%
Congregations41.0%16.9%16.9%6.0%2.4%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaMuslim EstimateAmerican Baptist AssociationOther
Adherents1.1%1.0%0.8%0.7%2.7%
Congregations1.2%1.2%1.2%2.4%10.8%
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: 7
Natchitoches Parish:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Natchitoches Parish:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Natchitoches Parish:

6.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

5.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Natchitoches Parish:

30.8%
Louisiana:

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

13.3%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$1,000
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$400
Water Supply 0$0 1$575
Totals for Government 0$0 7$1,975

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,011 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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  0.48% ($28,600 average AGI)
from Caddo Parish, LA  0.36% ($27,133)
from Sabine Parish, LA  0.32% ($40,200)


6.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,689 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
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 Caddo Parish, LA  0.75% ($31,708 average AGI)
to Rapides Parish, LA  0.60% ($27,623)
to Sabine Parish, LA  0.31% ($43,051)

Strongest AM radio stations in Goldonna:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMGG (920 AM; 1 kW; JONESBORO, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KNOE (540 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KVCL (1270 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WINNFIELD, LA; Owner: HARRISON BROADCAST ORGANIZATION, INC)
  • WLAD (800 AM; 1 kW; COUSHATTA, LA; Owner: THE BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNOC (1450 AM; 1 kW; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: NORTH FACE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KRJO (1680 AM; 10 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Goldonna:

  • KXKZ (107.5 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KLSA (90.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: BD OF SUPV OF LA ST U & A&M COLLEGE)
  • KQID-FM (93.1 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: CENLA B/C CO INC.)
  • KSBH (94.9 FM; COUSHATTA, LA; Owner: KSBH, L.L.C.)
  • KNOE-FM (101.9 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KAYT (88.1 FM; JENA, LA; Owner: BLACK MEDIA WORKS, INC.)
  • KZBL (100.7 FM; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: BALDRIDGE-DUMAS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCIJ (106.5 FM; ATLANTA, LA; Owner: NORTH FACE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KDBH-FM (97.3 FM; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: BALDRIDGE-DUMAS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTOC-FM (104.9 FM; JONESBORO, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KVCL-FM (92.1 FM; WINNFIELD, LA; Owner: HARRISON BROADCAST ORGANIZATION, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Goldonna:

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

Goldonna fatal accident list:

Oct 24, 2007 09:05 PM, Sr-156, Sr-479, Lat: 32.01475, Lon: -92.90780, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 20, 2004 05:45 PM, Sr-479, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 29, 1989 11:55 AM, Pr303, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 28, 1985 01:20 AM, La156, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $400,000
Total average daily traffic: 310
Total average daily truck traffic: 3
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 223

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Goldonna)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • GOLDONNA, Harris Rd & School St, Goldonna Elementary School (Lat: 32.019667 Lon: -92.911139), Type: Building, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31 m, Call Sign: WQOM383
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/15/2011, Expiration Date: 11/15/2021, Certifier: Josh A Roy
    Registrant: Detel Wireless, LLC, 2028 Hwy 115, Mansura, LA 71350, Phone: (318) 597-0303, Fax: (318) 597-3707, Email:
  • BLACK LAKE, Black Lake Cell Site (Lat: 31.945833 Lon: -92.959444), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 131.6 m, Call Sign: WQQU355
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/04/2013, Expiration Date: 03/04/2023, Certifier: Christopher Pickard
    Registrant: Peg Bandwidth, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 770-8791, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KK5RM, Previous Call Sign: KC5IWD, Licensee ID: L00857724
    Grant Date: 05/03/2004, Expiration Date: 07/27/2014, Certifier: Gregory N Bagwell
    Registrant: Gregory N Bagwell, 430 Mill Creek Road, Goldonna, LA 71031
  • Call Sign: KD5NAD, Licensee ID: L00320711
    Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/02/2021, Certifier: Brian K Jones
    Registrant: Brian K Jones, 843 North Goodwill St, Goldonna, LA 71031

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Goldonna, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1570.4 years
John1474.3 years
Robert765.3 years
William676.7 years
Leon469.2 years
Thomas463.7 years
Willie477.0 years
Dorothy371.4 years
Charlie384.0 years
Emma383.3 years
Most common last names in Goldonna, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bedgood1473.2 years
Martin1078.2 years
Brewton976.0 years
Durbin967.4 years
Morgan973.1 years
Cloud975.2 years
Conley873.3 years
Weeks873.8 years
Stewart878.6 years
Taylor877.5 years
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