Presquille, Louisiana

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Population in 2010: 1,807.
Males: 874  (48.4%)
Females: 933  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

40.8 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years
Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,857
Presquille:

$42,857
LA:

$46,145

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,426

Presquille CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $151,100
Presquille:

$151,100
LA:

$162,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $240,658; detached houses: $232,372
March 2019 cost of living index in Presquille: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.4%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Presquille, LA (2010)
    • 1,68393.1%White alone
    • 412.3%Black alone
    • 402.2%American Indian alone
    • 211.2%Hispanic
    • 120.7%Two or more races
    • 90.5%Asian alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

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

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Ancestries: French (36.3%), American (12.4%), European (10.5%), Italian (7.8%), French Canadian (6.8%), English (6.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 10 feet

66 residents are foreign born

This place:

4.6%
Louisiana:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $956 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,165 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kenner, LA (38.9 miles , pop. 70,517).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (45.2 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (285.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Bourg, LA (1.7 miles ),
Houma, LA (2.1 miles ),
Bayou Blue, LA (2.2 miles ),
Bayou Cane, LA (2.7 miles ),
Montegut, LA (2.9 miles ),
Lockport, LA (2.9 miles ),
Lockport Heights, LA (2.9 miles ),
Chauvin, LA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 29.56 N, Longitude: 90.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 985

Distribution of median household income in Presquille, LA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Presquille, LA in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 55.0. This is better than average.

City:

55.0
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.18. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.18
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Presquille-area historical tornado activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.8 miles away from the Presquille place center killed 22 people and injured 165 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Presquille-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 122.9 miles away from Presquille 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 335.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 110.1 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 228.5 miles away from Presquille center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 117.8 miles away from the city 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 332.5 miles away from Presquille 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 Terrebonne Parish (29) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 16, Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tropical Storms: 5, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Presquille:

  • DAVITA - HOUMA (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • LEONARD J CHABERT MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • DIXIE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • JANE AVENUE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • RELIANT RENAL CARE LOUISIANA, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • FMCNA - HOUMA (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; HOUMA, LA)
  • TERREBONNE GENERAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; HOUMA, LA)

Amtrak station near Presquille:

  • 17 miles: SCHRIEVER (SCHRIVER, S. RTE. 20 & RTE. 24) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Presquille:

  • Nicholls State University (about 19 miles; Thibodaux, LA; Full-time enrollment: 5,997)
  • Loyola University New Orleans (about 41 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Tulane University of Louisiana (about 41 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 11,089)
  • Xavier University of Louisiana (about 43 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Delgado Community College (about 44 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 12,843)
  • University of New Orleans (about 48 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 8,201)
  • Southeastern Louisiana University (about 67 miles; Hammond, LA; FT enrollment: 12,713)

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

3.1 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

89.5%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.2%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Presquille:

Marital status in Presquille, LA
  • Never married: 14.1%
  • Now married: 74.1%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

For population 25 years and over in Presquille:

  • High school or higher: 85.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.2
Louisiana average:

11.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Presquille, LA (based on Terrebonne Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic54,64017
Evangelical Protestant12,30756
Black Protestant3,6628
Mainline Protestant2,1997
Other8373
None38,215-
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
This county:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Terrebonne Parish:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 57
This county:

5.26 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 75
Terrebonne Parish:

6.92 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

10.4%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.0%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Terrebonne Parish:

18.3%
Louisiana:

13.7%

4.54% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,373 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
Louisiana average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lafourche Parish, LA  1.82% ($42,053 average AGI)
from St. Mary Parish, LA  0.17% ($38,409)
from Lafayette Parish, LA  0.16% ($48,862)


6.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,389 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Louisiana average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lafourche Parish, LA  1.99% ($52,773 average AGI)
to Jefferson Parish, LA  0.26% ($41,288)
to Lafayette Parish, LA  0.25% ($47,822)

Strongest AM radio stations in Presquille:

  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJIN (1490 AM; 1 kW; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KTIB (640 AM; 5 kW; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: LA TERR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KLEB (1600 AM; 5 kW; GOLDEN MEADOW, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WODT (1280 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSMB (1350 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Presquille:

  • KXOR-FM (106.3 FM; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KLRZ (100.3 FM; LAROSE, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • KCIL (107.5 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WTIX-FM (94.3 FM; GALLIANO, LA; Owner: FLEUR DE LIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTLN (90.5 FM; THIBODAUX, LA; Owner: BD OF SV OF LSU & AGRIC. & MECH COLL)
  • KBZZ-FM (96.7 FM; MORGAN CITY, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • WYLD-FM (98.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQUE-FM (93.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLMG (101.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • K249DI (97.7 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: PROVIDENCE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Presquille:

  • KFOL-CA (Channel 30; HOUMA, LA; Owner: FOLSE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WWL-TV (Channel 4; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WWL-TV, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 16ft / 4.8mTotal length
  • 0Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Presquille, LA
  • 61.6%Utility gas
  • 38.4%Electricity


Presquille compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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