Maurice, Louisiana

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Population in 2022: 2,534 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +294.7%
Males: 1,291  (51.0%)
Females: 1,243  (49.0%)
Median resident age:

32.5 years
Louisiana median age:

38.2 years

Zip codes: 70555.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $83,292 (it was $29,306 in 2000)
Maurice:

$83,292
LA:

$55,416

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $32,777 (it was $15,051 in 2000)

Maurice village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $251,188 (it was $54,800 in 2000)
Maurice:

$251,188
LA:

$209,200

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $221,450; detached houses: $264,948; mobile homes: $20,763

Median gross rent in 2022: $1,056.

March 2022 cost of living index in Maurice: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 7.7%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.9% for Black residents, 0.7% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Maurice, LA (2022)
    • 1,75180.0%White alone
    • 1245.7%Hispanic
    • 1165.3%Asian alone
    • 1105.0%Black alone
    • 843.8%Two or more races
    • 50.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Maurice, Louisiana as of April 16, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Maurice is 113 to 1.


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Ancestries: French (22.7%), Cajun (19.6%), French Canadian (7.6%), American (7.4%), Italian (5.8%), Irish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 23 feet

Land area: 2.04 square miles.

Population density: 1,243 people per square mile   (low).

Maurice, Louisiana map

119 residents are foreign born (4.6% Asia, 0.5% Latin America).

This village:

5.4%
Louisiana:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $1,236 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $1,162 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, LA (9.3 miles , pop. 110,257).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (63.6 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (196.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Milton, LA (1.7 miles ),
Youngsville, LA (2.8 miles ),
Scott, LA (3.0 miles ),
Lafayette, LA (3.0 miles ),
Abbeville, LA (3.1 miles ),
Duson, LA (3.1 miles ),
Broussard, LA (3.1 miles ),
Erath, LA (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 30.11 N, Longitude: 92.12 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 337

Distribution of median household income in Maurice, LA in 2022
Distribution of house value in Maurice, LA in 2022
Maurice satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2022: 127 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2021: 104 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2020: 54 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2019: 116 buildings, average cost: $149,600
  • 2018: 60 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2017: 46 buildings, average cost: $146,000
  • 2016: 56 buildings, average cost: $111,700
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $127,100
  • 2014: 41 buildings, average cost: $189,000
  • 2013: 13 buildings, average cost: $174,800
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $93,900
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $167,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,500
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $163,700
  • 2006: 36 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 2004: 36 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Maurice, LA residents
Average permit cost in Maurice, LA
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

3.8%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +208 (+47.9%).
Most common industries in Maurice, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.7%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.7%)
  • Food (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.9%)
  • Educational services (10.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.0%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Maurice, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.0%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (5.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (12.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)

Average climate in Maurice, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2023 was 61.7. This is about average.

City:

61.7
U.S.:

72.6
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2023 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Maurice-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/29/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the Maurice village center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/31/1983, a category F3 tornado 6.0 miles away from the village center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Maurice-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 45% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 183.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 428.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 184.9 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 297.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/6/2018 at 16:47:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 259.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 191.8 miles away from Maurice center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Vermilion Parish (27) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 15, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tropical Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Maurice topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Maurice:

  • PELICAN POINTE HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION (405 MILTON ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Maurice:

  • OUR LADY OF LOURDES REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; LAFAYETTE, LA)
  • WOMEN'S AND CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; LAFAYETTE, LA)
  • VERN TRAHAN COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; LAFAYETTE, LA)
  • PARDUE STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; DUSON, LA)
  • CORNERSTONE VILLAGE SOUTH, INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LAFAYETTE, LA)
  • NURSING SPECIALTIES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LAFAYETTE, LA)
  • THE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER OF ACADIANA Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; LAFAYETTE, LA)

Airports located in Maurice:

Amtrak stations near Maurice:

  • 11 miles: LAFAYETTE (133 E. GRANT ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: NEW IBERIA (WASHINGTON ST. & RAILROAD TRACKS) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Maurice:

  • South Louisiana Community College (about 9 miles; Lafayette, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 9 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 10 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 63 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 2,160)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 63 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 64 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 64 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,744)

Public high school in Maurice:

Public elementary/middle schools in Maurice:

  • CECIL PICARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AT MAURICE (Location: 203 SOUTH ALBERT AVENUE, Grades: PK-5)
  • NORTH VERMILLION MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 11609-A LA HWY 699, Grades: 6-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Maurice: Vermilion Parish Library Maurice Branch (A), Maurice Police Department (B), Maurice Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Maurice include: Amana Christian Fellowship Church (A), Saint Alphonsus Catholic Church (B), Saint Josephs Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Granges Coulee (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Cecil J. Picard - Educator and politician, Kent Desormeaux - Champion jockey, Denise Boutte - Actor.

Vermilion Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

70.2%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

8.4%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Maurice (2011 data):

  • Bank of Abbeville & Trust Company: Maurice Branch at 8705 Maurice Avenue, branch established on 1894/03/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $161.2 mil, Deposits: $132.8 mil, headquarters in Abbeville, LA, positive income, 3 total offices
  • Gulf Coast Bank: Maurice Branch at 9302 Maurice Ave, branch established on 1980/04/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $317.5 mil, Deposits: $275.4 mil, headquarters in Abbeville, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Gulf Coast Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Maurice:

Marital status in Maurice, LA
  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

For population 25 years and over in Maurice:

  • High school or higher: 78.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.7
Louisiana average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Maurice
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Maurice, LA (based on Vermilion Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic32,25916
Evangelical Protestant2,38718
Mainline Protestant1,30010
Black Protestant1901
Other41
None21,859-
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: 18
Here:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Here:

4.31 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

10.2%
State:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Vermilion Parish:

28.5%
State:

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

12.1%
Louisiana:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.5%
Louisiana:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.3%
Louisiana:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.0%
Louisiana:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.5%
Louisiana:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Maurice:

6.7
Louisiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.4%
Louisiana:

34.5%

General health condition:
This city:

54.4%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.8%
State:

80.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Maurice, LA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 6$54,919$109,8381$1,766
Other Government Administration 4$8,771$26,3130$0
Financial Administration 3$14,122$56,4880$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,388$38,3280$0
Sewerage 1$6,302$75,6240$0
Totals for Government 16$90,502$67,8771$1,766

Maurice government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $90,000 ($35.52)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($9.08)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $375,000 ($147.99)
    Police Protection: $360,000 ($142.07)
    Water Utilities: $351,000 ($138.52)
    Central Staff Services: $303,000 ($119.57)
    General - Other: $120,000 ($47.36)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $84,000 ($33.15)
    Regular Highways: $75,000 ($29.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000 ($6.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($3.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $177,000 ($69.85)
    Sewerage: $177,000 ($69.85)
    Central Staff Services: $20,000 ($7.89)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.39)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $546,000 ($215.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $56,000 ($22.10)

Maurice government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $110,000 ($43.41)
    Other: $47,000 ($18.55)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $157,000 ($61.96)
    Highways: $5,000 ($1.97)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $161,000 ($63.54)
    General Revenue - Other: $12,000 ($4.74)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($4.34)
    Sale of Property: $3,000 ($1.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $182,000 ($71.82)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $625,000 ($246.65)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $131,000 ($51.70)
    Public Utilities Sales: $72,000 ($28.41)
    Other License: $38,000 ($15.00)
    Property: $26,000 ($10.26)

Maurice government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,380,000 ($544.59)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,344,000 ($530.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,000 ($14.21)

Maurice government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,593,000 ($628.65)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $200,000 ($78.93)

Businesses in Maurice, LA

  • Domino's Pizza: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Maurice:

  • KVOL (1330 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KROF (960 AM; 1 kW; ABBEVILLE, LA; Owner: ABBEVILLE BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • KJCB (770 AM; 1 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: R & M BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPEL (1420 AM; 1 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KSIG (1450 AM; 1 kW; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: ACADIA BROADCAST PARTNERS, INC.)
  • KANE (1240 AM; 1 kW; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAFOURCHE, L.L.C.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNIR (1360 AM; 1 kW; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Maurice:

  • KFXZ (106.3 FM; MAURICE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVS (88.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KFTE (96.5 FM; BREAUX BRIDGE, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KMDL (97.3 FM; KAPLAN, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KRKA (107.9 FM; ERATH, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KQIS (102.1 FM; BASILE, LA; Owner: THIRD PARTNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPEL-FM (105.1 FM; ABBEVILLE, LA; Owner: ABBEVILLE BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • K220EV (91.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KSMB (94.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRRQ (95.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTDY (99.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KXKC (99.1 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: BONIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSJY (90.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WYPY (100.7 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WYNK-FM (101.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOOJ (93.7 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEB-FM (106.7 FM; RAYNE, LA; Owner: BROADCAST PARTNERS, INC.)
  • KRXE (105.9 FM; OPELOUSAS, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K201FO (88.1 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Maurice:

  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K58GA (Channel 46; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: WNTZ-48, INC.)
  • KAJN-LP (Channel 40; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • K69HD (Channel 69; CHURCH POINT, LA; Owner: GULF MANAGEMENT II, L.L.C.)
  • KLFT-LP (Channel 21; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: K. SANDOVAL BURKE)
  • WBRZ-TV (Channel 2; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TELEVISION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K49DE (Channel 49; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KAGN-LP (Channel 65; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WVLA (Channel 33; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LIC. CORP.)
  • WGMB (Channel 44; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • K54FT (Channel 54; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: GULF MANAGEMENT II, L.L.C.)
  • Maurice, Louisiana
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:2
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Louisiana average
  • Fatal accident count6658
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents9610
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2138
  • Fatalities7457
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents16621
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents677
See more detailed statistics of Maurice fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 144ft / 44.4mTotal length
  • $1,054,000Total costs
  • 94,380Total average daily traffic
  • 16,848Total average daily truck traffic
  • 126,520Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Maurice, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 72010-2019
  • 12020-2022
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Maurice, LA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Lafayette, 10.8 Miles Sw Of Lafayette Airport (Lat: 30.115278 Lon: -92.149778), Type: Pole, Structure height: 13.8 m, Call Sign: WPQZ585,
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.281 MHz, 941.281 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2020, Expiration Date: 12/18/2030, Certifier: Michael Penny, Registrant: Targa La Operating, LLC, 811 Louisiana Street, Suite 2100, Houston, TX 77002, Phone: (918) 284-0437, Fax: (202) 857-2124, Email:

  • Lafayette, 10l.8 Miles Sw Of Lafayette Airport (Lat: 30.115278 Lon: -92.149778), Type: Pole, Structure height: 13.8 m, Call Sign: WQLD749,
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.281 MHz, 941.281 MHz, Grant Date: 12/16/2009, Expiration Date: 06/14/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/11/2010, Certifier: Dan Lucker, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4282, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Maurice)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-CD (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3971H, N3971H, N-3971H, Serial Number: 4672, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 08/01/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 01/28/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory C Perry, Hwy 343 Box 3365, Maurice, LA 70555
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 99198, N99198, N-99198, Serial Number: 1821, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/20/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 08/07/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory C Perry, 3365 La 343, Maurice, LA 70555
  • Aircraft: QUICKSILVER SPORT 2S (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 7551V, N7551V, N-7551V, Serial Number: 0145, Certificate Issue Date: 08/24/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Richard T Drake, 4905 Woodlawn Rd, Maurice, LA 70555
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/09/2018

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 29. The highest number of reported fires - 62 took place in 2008, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Maurice, LA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (42.2%), and Outside Fires (40.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Maurice, LA
    • 20842.2%Structure Fires
    • 19840.2%Outside Fires
    • 5110.3%Other
    • 367.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Maurice, LA
Most common first names in Maurice, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1665.2 years
Joseph1476.0 years
Marie1283.8 years
Mary1077.1 years
Paul1065.9 years
George962.3 years
Louise985.2 years
Rose872.0 years
Edia780.3 years
Robert773.6 years
Most common last names in Maurice, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Broussard9177.2 years
Trahan6678.2 years
Duhon4677.5 years
Landry2873.4 years
Hebert2677.3 years
Vincent2579.2 years
Baudoin2078.3 years
Comeaux2081.5 years
Breaux1978.6 years
Picard1780.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Maurice, LA
  • 91.0%Electricity
  • 8.4%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Maurice, LA
  • 87.1%Electricity
  • 6.9%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.0%No fuel used


Maurice compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Maurice on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Venezuela (population 500+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South America (population 500+)"
  • #19 (70555) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French Canadian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #44 (70555) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 13 pilots and 23 other airmen in this city.
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  • Joseph L. Hawkins (6)
  • Robert W. Hayes (2)
  • Scott Beggs (1)
  • Guy Carl Thompson (1)
  • Louis F. Lafleur (1)
  • Michael Coates (1)
  • Erik J. Prejean (1)
  • Eddie Boudreaux (1)

Total of 14 patent applications in 2008-2024.