For population 25 years and over in Roseland:
For population 15 years and over in Roseland town:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (42.9 miles , pop. 227,818).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (299.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Amite City, LA (1.6 miles ), Tangipahoa, LA (2.8 miles ), Independence, LA (3.0 miles ), Montpelier, LA (3.2 miles ), Greensburg, LA (3.2 miles ), Kentwood, LA (3.5 miles ), Tickfaw, LA (3.6 miles ), Natalbany, LA (3.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 30.76 N, Longitude: 90.51 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 985
Population change in the 1990s: +106 (+10.0%).
Work and jobs in Roseland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Roseland, Louisiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Roseland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 174% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/10/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the Roseland town center killed 9 people and injured 210 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 2/6/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Roseland-area historical earthquake activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/20/2005 at 00:52:20, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 36.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Tangipahoa Parish (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Freeze: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Justin Wilson (chef) - Chef.
Hospitals/medical centers near Roseland:
Amtrak station near Roseland:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roseland:
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Public elementary/middle school in Roseland:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 37.1%
(15.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.3% for Black residents, 48.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Roseland compared to Louisiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Roseland town (based on Tangipahoa Parish data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.45%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 25
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
11.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,432 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($105 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.77% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,318 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($182 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Roseland, Louisiana:See more detailed statistics of Roseland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 8,150
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,028
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 5,705
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Roseland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Roseland, LA
State forum archive:
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.