For population 25 years and over in Midway:
For population 15 years and over in Midway CDP:
11 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $199 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (57.4 miles , pop. 53,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (103.6 miles , pop. 227,818).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (233.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Jena, LA (1.2 miles ), Tullos, LA (3.8 miles ), Georgetown, LA (3.9 miles ), Urania, LA (3.9 miles ), Olla, LA (4.0 miles ), Pollock, LA (4.3 miles ), Jonesville, LA (4.4 miles ), Harrisonburg, LA (4.4 miles ).
Latitude: 31.68 N, Longitude: 92.15 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 318
Work and jobs in Midway: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Midway, Louisiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Midway-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 148% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/3/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Midway place center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 11/23/2004, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused $6 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Midway-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 97.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in La Salle Parish (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Midway:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Midway:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 20.7%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.5% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
113 people in nursing homes in 2000
Midway compared to Louisiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Midway (based on La Salle Parish data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 87.89%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,740 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,156 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Midway)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:6