Grambling, Louisiana

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Population in 2017: 5,239 (82% urban, 18% rural).
Population change since 2000: +11.6%
 
Males: 2,310  (44.1%)
Females: 2,929  (55.9%)
Median resident age:

24.1 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 71245.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $21,861 (it was $19,331 in 2000)
Grambling:

$21,861
LA:

$46,145

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $12,341 (it was $8,903 in 2000)

Grambling town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $95,863 (it was $70,800 in 2000)
Grambling:

$95,863
LA:

$162,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $185,028; detached houses: $198,796; mobile homes: $23,828

Median gross rent in 2017: $660.

March 2019 cost of living index in Grambling: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 41.9%
(41.6% for Black residents, 78.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Grambling, LA (2017)
    • 4,60988.5%Black alone
    • 3767.2%White alone
    • 2294.4%Hispanic
    • 140.3%Two or more races
    • 90.2%Asian alone
    • 30.06%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Grambling, Louisiana as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Grambling is 643 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Grambling by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(20.3)
4
(80.1)
1
(20.1)
1
(20.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
14
(283.9)
15
(300.4)
17
(340.9)
14
(282.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
127
(2,576)
93
(1,862)
83
(1,664)
112
(2,260)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(162.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(40.1)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(40.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.1)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
N/A1
(20.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)252.9230.5193.9220.8

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City-data.com crime index in Grambling, LA

Crime rate in Grambling detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 17 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.40
Louisiana average:

3.83
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Ancestries: African (2.3%), American (1.9%), Ugandan (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/20/1962

Elevation: 305 feet

Land area: 5.49 square miles.

Population density: 955 people per square mile   (low).

Grambling, Louisiana map

188 residents are foreign born (2.6% Africa, 0.8% Latin America).

This town:

3.6%
Louisiana:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $845 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $510 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (36.1 miles , pop. 53,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (61.8 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (237.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Simsboro, LA (2.1 miles ),
Ruston, LA (2.1 miles ),
Vienna, LA (2.6 miles ),
Choudrant, LA (3.4 miles ),
Dubach, LA (3.5 miles ),
Arcadia, LA (3.5 miles ),
Quitman, LA (3.5 miles),
North Hodge, LA (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 32.53 N, Longitude: 92.71 W

Area code: 318

Distribution of median household income in Grambling, LA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Grambling, LA in 2017
Grambling satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $143,700
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $135,900
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $135,900
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,500
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $89,500
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $89,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $89,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $89,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $89,500
  • 2012: 34 buildings, average cost: $208,800
  • 2013: 40 buildings, average cost: $208,800
  • 2014: 38 buildings, average cost: $208,800
  • 2015: 10 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2016: 12 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2017: 13 buildings, average cost: $150,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Grambling, LA residents
Average permit cost in Grambling, LA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Historical population in Grambling, LA
Historical housing units in Grambling, LA
Most common industries in Grambling, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (41.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.9%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (37.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
  • Wood products (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (44.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.4%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.1%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Grambling, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cashiers (7.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.2%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Cashiers (8.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (8.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.1%)
  • Cashiers (6.7%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)

Average climate in Grambling, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Grambling-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 90% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Grambling town center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1982, a category F3 tornado 15.5 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grambling-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 80% 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 185.1 miles away from Grambling 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 187.6 miles away from Grambling center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 254.8 miles away from Grambling center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 357.8 miles away from Grambling center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 324.1 miles away from Grambling center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 248.7 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 Lincoln Parish (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Freezes: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grambling topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Grambling:

  • HEALTH PARADIGM MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; RUSTON, LA)
  • MAPLE STREET HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; RUSTON, LA)
  • MORIAH HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; RUSTON, LA)
  • BENTON STREET HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; RUSTON, LA)
  • HOSPICE OF NORTH LOUISIANA (Hospital, about 5 miles away; RUSTON, LA)
  • HOSPICE OF LINCOLN GENERAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; RUSTON, LA)
  • CARROLL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; RUSTON, LA)

College/University in Grambling:

  • Grambling State University (Full-time enrollment: 4,885; Location: 403 Main Street; Public; Website: www.gram.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Grambling:

  • Louisiana Tech University (about 4 miles; Ruston, LA; Full-time enrollment: 5,874)
  • University of Louisiana at Monroe (about 38 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 6,764)
  • Louisiana Delta Community College (about 40 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 3,168)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 55 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 59 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 59 miles; Natchitoches, LA; FT enrollment: 7,700)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 61 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)

Public high school in Grambling:

Public elementary/middle schools in Grambling:

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Points of interest:

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

Churches in Grambling include: Grambling Church of Christ (A), Saint Benedict Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Pinkie C. Wilkerson - Politician, Antonio Hudson - College basketball player (LSU Tigers), John Millsap - College basketball player (Tex San Antonio Roadrunners), Jophery Brown - Baseball player, Paul "Tank" Younger - Football player, Paul Millsap - College basketball player (Louisiana Tech Bulldogs).

Lincoln 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 Grambling and their reported violations in the past:

GRAMBLING STATE UNIVERSITY WS (Address: P O DRAWER 607 , Population served: 6,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-07-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-07-2014), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-08-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-08-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAY-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAY-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2014)
GRAMBLING WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 4,949, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-07-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUL-07-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-06-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-03-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-15-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUN-15-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In FEB-02-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-25-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-25-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2013)
GRAMBLING STATE UNIV WEST (Address: P O DRAWER 607 , Population served: 111, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-22-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-22-2014), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2014)
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-21-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2014)
Average household size:
This town:

2.2 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

52.2%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
2,119 people in college/university student housing in 2010
1,987 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Grambling:

Marital status in Grambling, LA
  • Never married: 64.9%
  • Now married: 20.7%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

For population 25 years and over in Grambling:

  • High school or higher: 89.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.1%
  • Unemployed: 48.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Louisiana average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Grambling
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Grambling, LA (based on Lincoln Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,68745
Mainline Protestant3,80714
Black Protestant2,76118
Catholic1,4272
Other7133
None23,340-
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: 3
Lincoln Parish:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Lincoln Parish:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Here:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
This county:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Lincoln Parish:

5.87 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Lincoln Parish:

10.5%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln Parish:

30.3%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lincoln Parish:

13.6%
State:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Grambling:

50.0%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Grambling:

50.6%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Grambling:

28.6
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

15.2%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Grambling:

12.0%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Grambling:

28.8%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
Grambling:

57.7%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

87.2%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grambling, LA Residents
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
Police Protection - Officers 13$26,876$24,8090$0
Firefighters 7$11,042$18,9294$1,319
Sewerage 6$31,134$62,2680$0
Financial Administration 6$13,783$27,5660$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 4$11,030$33,0900$0
Other Government Administration 1$7,055$84,6608$5,423
Parks and Recreation 0$0 3$2,687
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 5$8,430
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 4$10,742
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 5$10,124
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 1$1,986
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$2,502
Totals for Government 37$100,920$32,73131$43,213

Grambling government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $138,000 ($26.34)
    General - Other: $52,000 ($9.93)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,264,000 ($241.27)
    Water Utilities: $634,000 ($121.02)
    Central Staff Services: $584,000 ($111.47)
    Housing and Community Development: $528,000 ($100.78)
    Financial Administration: $390,000 ($74.44)
    Sewerage: $256,000 ($48.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $228,000 ($43.52)
    Local Fire Protection: $52,000 ($9.93)
    Regular Highways: $47,000 ($8.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $23,000 ($4.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($5.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $81,000 ($15.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($5.92)
    Housing and Community Development: $13,000 ($2.48)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,399,000 ($267.04)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $52,000 ($9.93)

Grambling government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $480,000 ($91.62)
    Other: $184,000 ($35.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $178,000 ($33.98)
    Housing and Community Development: $107,000 ($20.42)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $718,000 ($137.05)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $212,000 ($40.47)
    Interest Earnings: $204,000 ($38.94)
    General Revenue - Other: $171,000 ($32.64)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $221,000 ($42.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $104,000 ($19.85)
    Sewerage: $100,000 ($19.09)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $738,000 ($140.87)
    Property: $610,000 ($116.43)
    Other License: $151,000 ($28.82)

Grambling government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,877,000 ($358.27)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,698,000 ($324.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $179,000 ($34.17)

Grambling government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,075,000 ($205.19)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,000 ($1.72)

8.51% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,202 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.51%
Louisiana average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Ouachita Parish, LA  0.97% ($37,203 average AGI)
to Caddo Parish, LA  0.52% ($33,532)
to Jackson Parish, LA  0.40% ($44,712)
Businesses in Grambling, LA
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Starbucks1
Church's Chicken1U-Haul1
Panda Express1

Strongest AM radio stations in Grambling:

  • KRUS (1490 AM; 1 kW; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KRJO (1680 AM; 10 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMBS (1310 AM; 5 kW; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: RED BEAR BROADCASTING)
  • KMLB (1440 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA)
  • KMGG (920 AM; 1 kW; JONESBORO, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KDMS (1290 AM; 5 kW; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: EL DORADO BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grambling:

  • KGRM (91.5 FM; GRAMBLING, LA; Owner: GRAMBLING COLLEGE OF LOUISIANA)
  • KLPI (89.1 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TECH. UNIVERSITY)
  • K214CE (90.7 FM; GRAMBLING, LA; Owner: BD OF SUPERVISORS OF LA ST UNIV)
  • KXKZ (107.5 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KNBB (99.3 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KAPI (88.3 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KPCH (97.7 FM; DUBACH, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KJLO-FM (104.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNOE-FM (101.9 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KXRR (106.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: MONROE RADIO MEMBERS, L.L.C.)
  • KXUL (91.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE)
  • KBEF (104.5 FM; GIBSLAND, LA; Owner: GREENWOOD ACRES BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • KWJM (92.7 FM; FARMERVILLE, LA; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KTOC-FM (104.9 FM; JONESBORO, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Grambling:

  • KARD (Channel 14; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: QUORUM OF LOUISIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KAQY (Channel 11; COLUMBIA, LA; Owner: MONROE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNOE-TV (Channel 8; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KLTM-TV (Channel 13; MONROE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KTVE (Channel 10; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MONROE/EL DORADO LICENSE LLC)
Grambling fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Grambling fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 187ft / 56.6mTotal length
  • $4,737,000Total costs
  • 126,289Total average daily traffic
  • 11,559Total average daily truck traffic
  • 114,490Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Grambling, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Grambling, LA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Grambling)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Grambling, LA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • GRAMBLING, 7950 Hwy 80 (La05999-A) (Lat: 32.513639 Lon: -92.728833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.9 m, Call Sign: WQQU423,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/04/2013, Expiration Date: 03/04/2023, Certifier: Christopher Pickard, Registrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 937-6100, Fax: (214) 469-1580, Email:
  • SIMSBORO, Simsboro Cell Site (Lat: 32.553333 Lon: -92.803889), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 125.5 m, Call Sign: WQQU424,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/04/2013, Expiration Date: 03/04/2023, Certifier: Christopher Pickard, Registrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 937-6100, Fax: (214) 469-1580, Email:
  • GRAMBLNG SUB, 387-427 College Ave (Lat: 32.525583 Lon: -92.722306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQYG731,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 09/22/2016, Expiration Date: 09/22/2026, Certifier: Steve Paquette, Registrant: Entergy Services Inc, 425 West Capitol Ave, Little Rock, AR 72203, Phone: (501) 377-5609, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1154 Hwy 150 (Lat: 32.539167 Lon: -92.681111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 152 m, Call Sign: KDS306,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.812 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/30/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 24. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 60 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Grambling, LA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (42.7%), and Structure Fires (35.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Grambling, LA
    • 17342.7%Outside Fires
    • 14235.1%Structure Fires
    • 7819.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 123.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Grambling, LA
Most common first names in Grambling, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Willie1575.3 years
James1072.6 years
John969.8 years
Robert969.2 years
Charles770.3 years
George762.3 years
Lucille675.5 years
Emma586.2 years
Dorothy569.8 years
William580.6 years
Most common last names in Grambling, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1773.9 years
Jackson1359.5 years
Harris1169.0 years
Jones1169.1 years
Davis977.2 years
Brown976.4 years
Washington968.4 years
Moore867.1 years
Thompson875.6 years
Smith878.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Grambling, LA
  • 49.4%Utility gas
  • 46.9%Electricity
  • 3.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Grambling, LA
  • 76.5%Electricity
  • 22.8%Utility gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used


Grambling compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Grambling on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Caribbean (population 500+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest household incomes disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 males in this group)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of females (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 females in this group)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Barbados (population 500+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 (71245) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 1,000+)"
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