Grand Cane, Louisiana

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Population in 2013: 247 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +29.3%
Males: 141  (57.2%)
Females: 106  (42.8%)
Median resident age:  46.1 years
Louisiana median age:  36.0 years

Zip code: 71032

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,638 (it was $31,429 in 2000)
Grand Cane:

$53,638
LA:

$44,164

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $44,687 (it was $15,461 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $124,846 (it was $75,000 in 2000)
Grand Cane:

$124,846
LA:

$140,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $970.

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  • Races in Grand Cane, LA (2010)

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    • 20584.7%White alone
    • 3112.8%Black alone
    • 52.1%Hispanic
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Grand Cane: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (17.2%), English (14.6%), United States (11.3%), French (10.9%), German (10.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1899

Elevation: 302 feet

Land area: 1.01 square miles.

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

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For population 25 years and over in Grand Cane:

  • High school or higher: 89.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 45.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grand Cane village:

  • Never married: 25.1%
  • Now married: 55.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 12.0%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Grand Cane, Louisiana as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Grand Cane to the number of sex offenders is 61 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $224 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $316 (0.3%)

Grand Cane satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Shreveport, LA (26.7 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (180.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: South Mansfield, LA (2.6 miles ), Mansfield, LA (2.7 miles ), Gloster, LA (2.7 miles) , Longstreet, LA (2.9 miles) , Keachi, LA (3.0 miles ), Stanley, LA (3.2 miles) , Stonewall, LA (3.6 miles ), Logansport, LA (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 32.08 N, Longitude: 93.81 W

Area code: 318

Grand Cane household income distribution Grand Cane home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.9%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -40 (-17.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (49%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Educational services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (38%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)

Average climate in Grand Cane, Louisiana

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Tornado activity:

Grand Cane-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/12/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.7 miles away from the Grand Cane village center killed 18 people and injured 77 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 12/3/1978, a category F4 tornado 29.0 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 266 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grand Cane-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 232.5 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 235.1 miles away from Grand Cane 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 364.9 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 316.8 miles away from the city 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 234.0 miles away from Grand Cane center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 410.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Del Norte County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grand Cane topographic map

Birthplace of: Rudy Leopold - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Grand Cane:

  • DESOTO REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; MANSFIELD, LA)
  • SOUTHLAND HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MANSFIELD, LA)
  • THOMPSON HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MANSFIELD, LA)
  • LOUISIANA HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MANSFIELD, LA)
  • DESOTO RETIREMENT AND REHAB CTR, INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MANSFIELD, LA)
  • PELICAN HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MANSFIELD, LA)
  • GIBBS STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 8 miles away; MANSFIELD, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grand Cane:

  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 25 miles; Shreveport, LA; Full-time enrollment: 3,159)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 32 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 33 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 48 miles; Natchitoches, LA; FT enrollment: 7,700)
  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 58 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; FT enrollment: 11,542)
  • LeTourneau University (about 60 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Kilgore College (about 66 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)

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Tourist attraction: A AB Amusement CO Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 8631 Highway 171).

De Soto 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 Grand Cane and their reported violations in the past:

GRAND CANE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 418, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.6%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.6%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  1.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Grand Cane compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Grand Cane (2011 data):

  • Capital One, National Association: Grand Cane Branch at 8386 Highway 171, branch established on 1904/06/15. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Louisiana average:

12.2

Grand Cane travel time to work - commute Grand Cane mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Grand Cane village (based on De Soto Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,49655
Mainline Protestant1,46918
Black Protestant1,1539
Catholic8492
Other8172
None11,872-
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
De Soto Parish:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
De Soto Parish:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
De Soto Parish:

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

2.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.0%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
De Soto Parish:

31.2%
Louisiana:

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

11.9%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$940
Totals for Government 0$0 3$940

Strongest AM radio stations in Grand Cane:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOKA (980 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KSYB (1300 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: AMISTAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KGAS (1590 AM; 3 kW; CARTHAGE, TX; Owner: JERRY T. HANSZEN)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • WLAD (800 AM; 1 kW; COUSHATTA, LA; Owner: THE BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grand Cane:

  • KJVC (92.7 FM; MANSFIELD, LA; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KORI (104.7 FM; MANSFIELD, LA; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KTUX (98.9 FM; CARTHAGE, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRUF (94.5 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXKS-FM (93.7 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVKI-FM (96.5 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDAQ (89.9 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: BD. SUP. LA ST. UNIV. & AGRIC. MECH.)
  • KBED (102.9 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KMJJ-FM (99.7 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Grand Cane:

  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KSHV (Channel 45; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF SHREVEPORT LIC. CORP.)
  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KLTS-TV (Channel 24; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K59GO (Channel 59; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KAIN-LP (Channel 55; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: MARY GILL LEE)
  • KNTS-LP (Channel 17; NATCHITOCHES, LA; Owner: RICHARD GILL)
  • K42FE (Channel 42; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Grand Cane fatal accident list:

Feb 12, 2000 04:00 PM, Us-171, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 3, 1990 02:45 PM, Pr151, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 9, 1975 07:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 1,780Total average daily traffic
  • 106Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,068Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Grand Cane)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Desoto Parish Airport (Lat: 32.067944 Lon: -93.765194), Type: Building, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: KVA3
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/15/1999, Expiration Date: 01/15/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/21/2004
    Registrant: Desoto Parish Airport Authority, Mansfield, LA 71052

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: AE5T, Previous Call Sign: N5OZB, Licensee ID: L00400768
    Grant Date: 09/01/2006, Expiration Date: 11/04/2016, Certifier: Rick C Saffel
    Registrant: Rick C Saffel, 2039 Hwy 5, Grand Cane, LA 71032
  • Call Sign: KI5LJ, Licensee ID: L00134320
    Grant Date: 11/09/2010, Expiration Date: 11/13/2020
    Registrant: Jerry T Rachal, 485 Hwy 3015, Grand Cane, LA 71032
  • Call Sign: N5PIT, Previous Call Sign: KB5JYC, Licensee ID: L00907335
    Grant Date: 03/22/2013, Expiration Date: 03/30/2023, Certifier: Cynthia B Saffel
    Registrant: Cynthia B Saffel, 2039 Hwy 5, Grand Cane, LA 71032
  • Call Sign: KD5IUY, Licensee ID: L00185470
    Grant Date: 12/17/1999, Expiration Date: 12/17/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2006, Certifier: Robert C Saffel
    Registrant: Robert C Saffel, 2039 Hwy 5, Grand Cane, LA 71032
  • Call Sign: N5OZB, Previous Call Sign: KD5IUY, Licensee ID: L00185470
    Grant Date: 02/04/2006, Expiration Date: 02/04/2016, Certifier: Robert C Saffel
    Registrant: Robert C Saffel, 2039 Hwy 5, Grand Cane, LA 71032

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4892Z , Serial Number: 22-8476, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 04/25/1961
    Registrant (Individual): Angelia Frazier Trustee Goff, 139 Kings Cir, Grand Cane, LA 71032
  • Aircraft: BEECH 19A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6144N , Serial Number: MB-415, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 04/03/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Frazier Goff Trustee Angelia, 139 Kings Cir, Grand Cane, LA 71032
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182R (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6377E , Serial Number: 18268363, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 07/28/1983
    Registrant (Corporation): Thisilldo LLC, 2417 Highway 5, Grand Cane, LA 71032
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON AIRCRAFT COMPANY B200 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-45 (1120 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 80BC , Serial Number: BB-1571, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 05/30/1997
    Registrant (Corporation): Beau Aviation LLC, 2512 Highway 5, Grand Cane, LA 71032

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