Prairieville, Louisiana

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Population in 2010: 26,895.
Males: 12,976  (48.2%)
Females: 13,919  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
Louisiana median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 70769.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $76,632
Prairieville:

$76,632
LA:

$45,727

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $31,759

Prairieville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $183,300
Prairieville:

$183,300
LA:

$155,600

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $219,316; Detached houses: $244,930; Townhouses or other attached units: $202,342; In 2-unit structures: $532,081; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $144,787; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $203,319; Mobile homes: $79,146

Median gross rent in 2015: $951.

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  • Races in Prairieville, LA (2015)

    Prairieville races chart
    • 23,37178.6%White alone
    • 3,68712.4%Black alone
    • 1,1303.8%Two or more races
    • 8883.0%Hispanic
    • 4981.7%Asian alone
    • 1020.3%American Indian alone
    • 450.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Prairieville: 91.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (18.6%), American (12.6%), German (6.5%), English (5.6%), Irish (4.3%), Italian (4.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 22 feet

Prairieville,LA real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Prairieville:

  • High school or higher: 92.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Prairieville CDP:

  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 59.2%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

839 residents are foreign born (1.0% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).

This place:

2.7%
Louisiana:

4.0%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 42 registered sex offenders living in Prairieville, Louisiana as of November 20, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Prairieville to the number of sex offenders is 640 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,621 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $866 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (14.7 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (266.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Old Jefferson, LA (2.4 miles ), Gonzales, LA (2.5 miles ), Village St. George, LA (2.7 miles ), Shenandoah, LA (2.7 miles ), Port Vincent, LA (2.8 miles ), Oak Hills Place, LA (2.9 miles ), St. Gabriel, LA (2.9 miles ), Inniswold, LA (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 30.30 N, Longitude: 90.97 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 225

Prairieville household income distribution Prairieville home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Tornado activity:

Prairieville-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/6/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.5 miles away from the Prairieville place center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Prairieville-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 177.3 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, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 385.3 miles away from Prairieville 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 227.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2000 at 06:46:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 164.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 172.3 miles away from Prairieville center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 306.1 miles away from the city 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 Ascension Parish (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 13, Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tropical Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Casey Richter - College football player (McNeese State Cowboys).

Hospitals and medical centers in Prairieville:

  • FMCNA - ASCENSION (17392 VALLEE CT)
  • UNITED HOME CARE SERVICES OF LOUISIANA (17534 OLD JEFFERSON HWY SUITE A3)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Prairieville:

  • CHARIS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BATON ROUGE, LA)
  • HEART TO HEART HOSPICE OF LOUISIANA, LLC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • GONZALES HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • ACADIAN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • ASCENSION OAKS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • PINNACLE HOME HEALTH 2005, LLC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; GONZALES, LA)
  • ASCENSION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; GONZALES, LA)

airports located in Prairieville:

Amtrak station near Prairieville:

  • 16 miles: BATON ROUGE (1253 FLORIDA ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prairieville:

  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 15 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; Full-time enrollment: 5,744)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 21 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,837)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 22 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Southeastern Louisiana University (about 34 miles; Hammond, LA; FT enrollment: 12,713)
  • Nicholls State University (about 37 miles; Thibodaux, LA; FT enrollment: 5,997)
  • Delgado Community College (about 57 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 12,843)
  • Xavier University of Louisiana (about 57 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 2,492)

Public elementary/middle schools in Prairieville:

Private elementary/middle school in Prairieville:

  • ST JOHN PRIMARY (Students: 358, Location: 37407 DUPLESSIS RD, Grades: PK-2)
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Notable locations in Prairieville: Southwood Village Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Ascension Wastewater Treatment Facility at Villa Galvez (B), Ascension Parish Library Galvez Branch (C), Prairieville Fire Department Station 32 (D), Prairieville Volunteer Fire Department Station 30 (E), Prairieville Fire Department Station 31 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Prairieville include: River Community Church (A), Truelight Church (B), Fellowship Church (C), Universal Church (D), Oak Grove Baptist Church (E), Meadows Chapel Methodist Church (F), Truelight Baptist Church (G), Broussard Grove Baptist Church (H), Little Prairie Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Myford Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cotton Bayou (A), Welsh Gully (B), Muddy Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Prairieville include: Southwood Park (1), Prairieville Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Libraries - Ascension Parish (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 40300 Highway 42) (1), Ascension Parish (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 40300 Highway 42) (2), Fred's Amusement (Amusement & Theme Parks; 18158 Rushing Road) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Ascension Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.203. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.203
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.78. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.78
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.636. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.636
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 23.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.89. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.89
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 7.4%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.2% for Black residents, 1.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 73.5% for American Indian residents, 14.1% for other race residents, 29.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  80.6%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.1%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Prairieville (2011 data):

  • Capital One, National Association: Prairieville Branch at 16159 Highway 73, branch established on 1995/05/01. 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
  • Whitney Bank: Prairieville Branch at 17254 Airline Highway, branch established on 1996/07/15. Info updated 2011/06/14: Bank assets: $14,882.3 mil, Deposits: $11,630.0 mil, headquarters in New Orleans, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 189 total offices, Holding Company: Hancock Holding Company
  • Iberville Bank: Prairieville Branch at 17463 Old Jefferson Highway, branch established on 2001/09/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $220.9 mil, Deposits: $192.6 mil, headquarters in Plaquemine, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: A. Wilbert's Sons Lumber And Shingle Company
  • Regions Bank: Prairieville Branch at 17637 Airline Highway, branch established on 2001/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Patterson State Bank: Loan Production at 38099 Post Office Road, Suite 11, branch established on 2009/03/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $208.3 mil, Deposits: $181.3 mil, headquarters in Patterson, LA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Patterson Bancshares, Inc.
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Dutchtown Branch at 13423 Highway 73, branch established on 2008/03/31. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.
  • Investar Bank: South Louisiana Branch at 38567 Hwy 42, branch established on 2008/07/01. Info updated 2011/10/14: Bank assets: $279.0 mil, Deposits: $228.2 mil, headquarters in Baton Rouge, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • United Community Bank: Prairieville Branch at 17257 Airline Highway, branch established on 2007/04/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $189.6 mil, Deposits: $163.7 mil, headquarters in Gonzales, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: United Community Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Louisiana average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Prairieville CDP (based on Ascension Parish data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic36,4759
Evangelical Protestant11,64347
Mainline Protestant1,84910
Black Protestant1,0496
Other1,0013
None55,198-
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: 23
Ascension Parish:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Ascension Parish:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Ascension Parish:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Here:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Ascension Parish:

27.7%
Louisiana:

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

30.6%
State:

13.7%

7.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,868 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.30%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  2.74% ($58,948 average AGI)
from Livingston Parish, LA  0.66% ($38,486)
from St. James Parish, LA  0.31% ($40,724)


6.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,474 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($346 average AGI)
Ascension Parish:

0.04%
Louisiana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  1.77% ($44,275 average AGI)
to Livingston Parish, LA  0.68% ($37,044)
to Jefferson Parish, LA  0.25% ($38,413)

Strongest AM radio stations in Prairieville:

  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WYNK (1380 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXOK (1460 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIBR (1300 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBRH (1260 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD)
  • WJBO (1150 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPFC (1550 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: VICTORY & POWER MINISTRIES,INC.)
  • KTIB (640 AM; 5 kW; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: LA TERR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • KKAY (1590 AM; 1 kW; WHITE CASTLE, LA; Owner: CACTUS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WGLH (960 AM; 1 kW; LA FOLLETTE, TN; Owner: LAFOLLETTE BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Prairieville:

  • WFMF (102.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBBE (103.3 FM; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDGL (98.1 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WRKF (89.3 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: PUBLIC RADIO INC.)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WJFM (88.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KRVE (96.1 FM; BRUSLY, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNXX (104.9 FM; DONALDSONVILLE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WBRH (90.3 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD)
  • KOOJ (93.7 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQXL-FM (106.5 FM; NEW ROADS, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNH (107.3 FM; BAKER, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING CO. OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • KLSU (91.1 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Prairieville:

  • WBRZ-TV (Channel 2; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TELEVISION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAFB (Channel 9; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: WAFB, L.L.C)
  • 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.)
  • WLFT-CA (Channel 52; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: BETHANY WORLD PRAYER CENTER, INC.)
  • WLPB-TV (Channel 27; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K58GB (Channel 58; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K13VE (Channel 13; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: DAVID M. LOFLIN)
  • KZUP-CA (Channel 19; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBRL-CA (Channel 21; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTNO-LP (Channel 36; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBTR-CA (Channel 65; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GREAT OAKS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K07WE (Channel 7; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPBN-LP (Channel 11; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: PELICAN BROADCASTING NETWORK, L.L.C.)
  • WBXH-CA (Channel 46; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Prairieville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 56m184ftTotal length
  • $1,167,000Total costs
  • 236,670Total average daily traffic
  • 33,097Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Prairieville, LA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

62 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Prairieville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • LA 73, La 73 Mp 804.97 (Lat: 30.301556 Lon: -90.973694), Type: Mast, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 7.9 m, Call Sign: WQQA859
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.950 MHzGrant Date: 10/10/2012, Expiration Date: 10/10/2022, Cancellation Date: 07/10/2015, Certifier: Kerry KlasingRegistrant: The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-2023, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • PRAIRIEVILLE, Diagle Road (Lat: 30.296389 Lon: -90.954722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61.8 m, Overall height: 63 m, Call Sign: WQDL944
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 09/27/2005, Expiration Date: 03/26/2006, Cancellation Date: 05/27/2006, Certifier: Richard A CraigRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, One Verizon Place (Mc: Ga3b1reg), Alpharetta, GA 30004-8511, Phone: (678) 339-4277, Fax: (678) 339-8552, Email:
  • GONZ XRAY, 16079 Airline Hwy (Lat: 30.299167 Lon: -90.970278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQIB726
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 12/27/2007, Expiration Date: 12/27/2017, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • BYRUM VALVE, 37150 Express Ln (Lat: 30.268611 Lon: -90.979722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WQIB748
    Assigned Frequencies: 6404.79 MHz, 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 12/27/2007, Expiration Date: 12/27/2017, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Lat: 30.296389 Lon: -90.954722, Type: Tower, Structure height: 61.8 m, Overall height: 63 m, Call Sign: WQJF531, Licensee ID: L00969605
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/20/2008, Expiration Date: 08/20/2018, Certifier: Michael RapaportRegistrant: Straight Path Spectrum, LLC
  • PRAIRIEVILLE, Diagle Road (Lat: 30.296306 Lon: -90.954806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61.8 m, Overall height: 63 m, Call Sign: WCF964
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/19/2014Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

72 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Prairieville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

27 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Prairieville)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Prairieville and their reported violations in the past:

DIVERSION WATER- WATER FRONT WEST (Population served: 2,064, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-15-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-06-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2013)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
DIVERSION WATER-TERRY HARBOR CAMPSITES (Population served: 762, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2013)
DIVERSION WATER - MONTROSE SUBDIVISION (Population served: 528, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: TTHM
DIVERSION WATER - BAYOU ESTATES (Population served: 524, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-08-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-23-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAY-11-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUN-02-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-02-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
DIVERSION WATER - CYPRESS LAKES (Population served: 111, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
DIVERSION WATER - RIVER RUN ESTATES (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-30-2014), St Public Notif received (APR-10-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2013)
DIVERSION WATER - CYPRESS POINT (Population served: 93, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: TTHM
DIVERSION WATER - OLD MILL SETTLEMENT (Population served: 92, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-12-2006), St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-12-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and AUG-2013, Contaminant: TTHM
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 257
  • Hazardous Condition: 32
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Prairieville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Prairieville, LA
Businesses in Prairieville, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's2
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Baskin-Robbins1Popeyes2
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
CVS1Subway2
Circle K1T-Mobile1
Curves1Taco Bell1
DHL1True Value1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul2
FedEx5UPS7
Ford1Walmart1

Prairieville compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Prairieville on our top lists:

  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 (70769) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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