Ida, Louisiana

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Population in 2013: 220 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.7%
 
Males: 114  (52.2%)
Females: 106  (47.8%)
Median resident age:  57.6 years
Louisiana median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 71044.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,274 (it was $26,667 in 2000)
Ida:

$30,274
LA:

$44,164

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,146 (it was $14,166 in 2000)

Ida village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $58,033 (it was $38,600 in 2000)
Ida:

$58,033
LA:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $77,433; Detached houses: $81,787; Mobile homes: $44,114

Median gross rent in 2013: $574.

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  • Races in Ida, LA (2010)

    Ida races chart
    • 21295.9%White alone
    • 52.3%Two or more races
    • 20.9%Black alone
    • 10.5%Other race alone
    • 10.5%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ida: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (14.4%), Irish (12.2%), French (10.8%), German (10.8%), English (10.4%), Dutch (5.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 286 feet

Land area: 1.39 square miles.

Population density: 158 people per square mile   (very low).

Ida,LA real estate house value index trend

Ida, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Ida:

  • High school or higher: 82.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ida village:

  • Never married: 13.4%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 20.1%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.9%
Louisiana:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $275 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $248 (0.4%)

Ida satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (35.5 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (37.7 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (168.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Rodessa, LA (2.5 miles ), Hosston, LA (2.8 miles ), Vivian, LA (3.3 miles ), Gilliam, LA (3.5 miles) , Plain Dealing, LA (3.6 miles ), Bloomburg, TX (3.7 miles ), Bivins-McLeod, TX (3.8 miles ), Bradley, AR (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 33.00 N, Longitude: 93.89 W

Area code: 318

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

6.5%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -81 (-23.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (26%)
  • Construction (23%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (40%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (2%)
  • Legal occupations (2%)
  • Sales and related occupations (26%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Ida, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Ida, Louisiana average temperatures Ida, Louisiana average precipitation Ida, Louisiana humidity Ida, Louisiana wind speed Ida, Louisiana snowfall Ida, Louisiana sunshine Ida, Louisiana clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Ida-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 120% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the Ida village center killed 7 people and injured 102 people and caused $8 million in damages.

On 4/23/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.5 miles away from the village center .

Earthquake activity:

Ida-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 79% 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 178.3 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 180.7 miles away from Ida 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 273.3 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 185.7 miles away from the city 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 337.8 miles away from Ida center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 398.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Caddo Parish (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ida topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ida:

  • VIVIAN GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; VIVIAN, LA)
  • VIVIAN HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; VIVIAN, LA)
  • NORTH CADDO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; VIVIAN, LA)
  • WHISPERING PINES NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PLAIN DEALING, LA)

Heliports located in Ida:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ida:

  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 32 miles; Shreveport, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,277)
  • Texarkana College (about 33 miles; Texarkana, TX; FT enrollment: 2,629)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 36 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 42 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 44 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 58 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • LeTourneau University (about 62 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)

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Caddo 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 Ida and their reported violations in the past:

IDA WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-04-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-04-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-08-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-08-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-29-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-06-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-29-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-06-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.1%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.0 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  57.5%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  1.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Ida compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above 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:

8.8
Louisiana average:

12.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

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 Ida village (based on Caddo Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant94,174166
Black Protestant27,64478
Mainline Protestant24,23345
Catholic14,39710
Other3,11014
Orthodox4453
None90,966-
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: 38
Caddo Parish:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 26
Caddo Parish:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 127
Caddo Parish:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 133
Here:

5.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.6%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Caddo Parish:

27.8%
Louisiana:

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

16.4%
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 1$3,000$36,0004$315
Totals for Government 1$3,000$36,0004$315

Ida government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Libraries: $66,000 ($300.00)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $20,000 ($90.91)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($77.27)
    Water Utilities: $13,000 ($59.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $20,000 ($90.91)

Ida government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $75,000 ($340.91)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $30,000 ($136.36)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($45.45)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($127.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $10,000 ($45.45)
  • Tax - NEC: $11,000 ($50.00)
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000 ($22.73)

Ida government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $232,000 ($1054.55)

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,592 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($421 average AGI)
Caddo Parish:

0.06%
Louisiana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bossier Parish, LA  1.84% ($32,668 average AGI)
from De Soto Parish, LA  0.32% ($38,359)
from Webster Parish, LA  0.16% ($29,480)


6.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,134 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.08%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($400 average AGI)
Caddo Parish:

0.08%
Louisiana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bossier Parish, LA  1.72% ($37,686 average AGI)
to De Soto Parish, LA  0.30% ($38,708)
to Dallas County, TX  0.26% ($28,933)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ida:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNCB (1320 AM; 5 kW; VIVIAN, LA; Owner: NORTH CADDO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KOKA (980 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KSYB (1300 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: AMISTAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KOSY (790 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ida:

  • KTAL-FM (98.1 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KVMA-FM (107.9 FM; MAGNOLIA, AR; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KNCB-FM (105.3 FM; VIVIAN, LA; Owner: NORTH CADDO BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRUF (94.5 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXKS-FM (93.7 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDAQ (89.9 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: BD. SUP. LA ST. UNIV. & AGRIC. MECH.)
  • KVKI-FM (96.5 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNRB (100.1 FM; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KTKC (92.9 FM; SPRINGHILL, LA; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KYGL (106.3 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJTX (104.5 FM; JEFFERSON, TX; Owner: WISDOM MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KDKS-FM (102.1 FM; BLANCHARD, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Ida:

  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSHV (Channel 45; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF SHREVEPORT LIC. CORP.)
  • KLTS-TV (Channel 24; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K59GO (Channel 59; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Ida fatal accident list:

Jul 14, 2012 03:59 PM, Us-71, Lat: 32.99320, Lon: -93.89550, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Sep 30, 2007 05:16 PM, Us-71, Lat: 32.99942, Lon: -93.89550, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 10, 1986 01:20 PM, Us71, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 27, 1983 01:30 AM, Us71, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 4, 1981 11:25 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 37m121ftTotal length
  • 6,838Total average daily traffic
  • 1,372Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ida)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BOYLE DOUGLAS KANE PTERODACTYL NFL (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8518F , Serial Number: 80NFL69, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 02/06/1981
    Registrant (Individual): Richard A Arnold, 18805 Highway 71, Ida, LA 71044

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$25,340
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0251.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Ida, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles1170.3 years
Mary1169.5 years
John977.2 years
Robert769.4 years
Ruby680.0 years
William674.3 years
Lillie586.0 years
Minnie590.6 years
James571.8 years
Thomas578.6 years
Most common last names in Ida, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams883.1 years
Sumner885.6 years
Nelson882.2 years
Foster776.3 years
Thomas674.5 years
Davis570.8 years
Farmer564.0 years
Addie468.3 years
Courtney476.8 years
Armstrong470.0 years
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