For population 25 years and over in Ida:
For population 15 years and over in Ida village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $336 (0.5%)
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
Population change in the 1990s: -81 (-23.9%).
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-area historical tornado activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 226% 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 slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.9 miles away from Ida center
On 3/3/2001 at 10:46:13, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.4 miles away from Ida center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
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, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Heliports located in Ida:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ida:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ida and their reported violations in the past:IDA WATER SYSTEM, INC. (Population served: 402, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.3%
(10.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Ida compared to Louisiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Ida (based on Caddo Parish data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.39%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 38
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 26
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 127
Number of full-service restaurants: 133
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Ida government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Ida government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Ida government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,973 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($364 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.27% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,348 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($475 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Ida:
Ida fatal accident list:
Sep 30, 2007 05:16 PM, Us-71, Lat: 32.999419, Lon: -93.895500, Vehicles: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
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
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 34 meters (112ft)
Total average daily traffic: 6,398
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,315
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ida)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0251.00
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: