For population 25 years and over in Provencal:
For population 15 years and over in Provencal village:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $111 (0.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Shreveport, LA (65.5 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (184.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Robeline, LA (2.6 miles) , Natchez, LA (3.0 miles ), Natchitoches, LA (3.1 miles ), Powhatan, LA (3.9 miles) , Clarence, LA (3.9 miles ), Many, LA (4.2 miles ), Campti, LA (4.2 miles ), Montgomery, LA (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 31.65 N, Longitude: 93.20 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 318
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +199 (+39.1%).
Work and jobs in Provencal: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Provencal, Louisiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Provencal-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 140% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/11/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the Provencal village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/19/1983, a category F3 tornado 11.2 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Provencal-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 99.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Natchitoches Parish (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Provencal:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Provencal:
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Public elementary/middle school in Provencal:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 25.7%
(26.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Provencal compared to Louisiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Provencal (based on Natchitoches Parish data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.25%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.59% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,489 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:
7.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,203 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Provencal:
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TV broadcast stations around Provencal:
Provencal fatal accident list:
Jan 30, 1994 09:08 PM, 117, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total costs: $814,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,110
Total average daily truck traffic: 399
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 2,239
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3