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Population in 2012: 1,150 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.0%
 

Males: 526  (45.8%)
Females: 624  (54.2%)

Median resident age:  34.4 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 70456.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $26,681 (it was $20,511 in 2000)
Roseland:

$26,681
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $12,564

Roseland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $63,896 (it was $33,800 in 2000)
Roseland:

$63,896
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $69,862; Detached houses: $88,810; Mobile homes: $39,254

Median gross rent in 2012: $672.

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Roseland races chart
  • Black alone - 738 (65.7%)
  • White alone - 357 (31.8%)
  • Hispanic - 12 (1.1%)
  • Two or more races - 9 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Roseland: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: United States (7.3%), Irish (6.4%), English (2.6%), French (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.6%), German (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 132 feet

Land area: 2.13 square miles.

Population density: 540 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Roseland:

  • High school or higher: 67.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.8%
  • Unemployed: 24.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roseland town:

  • Never married: 37.1%
  • Now married: 39.5%
  • Separated: 5.0%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

5 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.4%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Roseland, Louisiana as of December 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Roseland to the number of sex offenders is 82 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.4%)

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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:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,700
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,700
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $80,700
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $80,700
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $30,500
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 30.76 N, Longitude: 90.51 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 985

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.4%
Louisiana:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +106 (+10.0%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (23%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Carpenters (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (13%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

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Tornado activity:

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).
Roseland topographic map

Birthplace of: Justin Wilson (chef) - Chef.


Hospitals/medical centers near Roseland:

  • HOOD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, Critical Access Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, about 3 miles away; AMITE, LA)
  • AMITE NH (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; AMITE, LA)
  • TANGI PINES NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; AMITE, LA)

Political contributions by individuals in Roseland, LA

Amtrak station near Roseland:

  • 18 miles: HAMMOND (N.W. RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roseland:

  • Southeastern Louisiana University (about 18 miles; Hammond, LA; Full-time enrollment: 11,652)
  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 43 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 4,414)
  • Southern University and A & M College (about 44 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 6,256)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 47 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 25,838)
  • University of New Orleans (about 58 miles; New Orleans, LA; FT enrollment: 8,116)
  • University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus (about 58 miles; Metairie, LA; FT enrollment: 2,249)
  • Pearl River Community College (about 58 miles; Poplarville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,893)

Public elementary/middle school in Roseland:

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Notable locations in Roseland: Roseland Police Department (A), Roseland Fire Department (B), Roseland Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Roseland include: Roseland Praise and Worship Center (A), Roseland Baptist Church (B), Rose Valley Baptist Church (C), Revival Center Church of God in Christ (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 27.8. This is about average.
City:

27.8
U.S.:

32.0
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.
City:

8.51
U.S.:

9.59


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)

Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.0%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.2%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Roseland, LA

Roseland compared to Louisiana state average:

Roseland, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Roseland travel time to work - commute


Roseland mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Utility gas (29%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Roseland town (based on Tangipahoa Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.45%
Here46.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) Church
Adherents47.8%31.1%5.3%3.5%1.8%
Congregations42.5%5.0%9.2%3.3%2.5%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Churches of ChristSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationOther
Adherents1.5%1.4%1.4%1.2%5.0%
Congregations2.5%8.3%1.7%4.2%20.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 25
This county:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Tangipahoa Parish:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Tangipahoa Parish:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
This county:

6.15 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
Tangipahoa Parish:

6.76 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.0%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

32.2%
Louisiana:

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

10.4%
State:

13.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$4,922
Police Protection - Officers 3$4,038$16,1521$981
Water Supply 2$2,214$13,2840$0
Totals for Government 5$6,252$15,0059$5,903


11.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,432 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.62%
Louisiana average:

8.89%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($105 average AGI)
Tangipahoa Parish:

0.14%
Louisiana average:

0.11%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from St. Bernard Parish, LA  2.04% ($39,038 average AGI)
from Orleans Parish, LA  1.68% ($29,290)
from Jefferson Parish, LA  1.32% ($33,277)


6.77% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,318 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Louisiana average:

13.45%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($182 average AGI)
Tangipahoa Parish:

0.04%
Louisiana average:

0.07%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Livingston Parish, LA  1.04% ($30,334 average AGI)
to St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.55% ($35,564)
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.51% ($26,463)

Strongest AM radio stations in Roseland:

  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WABL (1570 AM; 1 kW; AMITE, LA; Owner: SPOTLIGHT BROADCASTING LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WAPF (980 AM; 5 kW; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WHNY (1250 AM; 5 kW; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: C.W.H. BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • WFPR (1400 AM; 1 kW; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF NEW ORLEANS, LLC)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Roseland:

  • WEMX (94.1 FM; KENTWOOD, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTGG (96.5 FM; AMITE, LA; Owner: SOUTHWEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBBE (103.3 FM; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHMD (107.1 FM; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF NEW ORLEANS, LLC)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WFMF (102.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYNK-FM (101.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUUU (98.9 FM; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WQCK (92.7 FM; CLINTON, LA; Owner: BETHANY WORLD PRAYER CENTER, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Roseland:

  • WSTY-LP (Channel 23; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: AMERICAN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WAFB (Channel 9; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: WAFB, L.L.C)
  • WBRZ-TV (Channel 2; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TELEVISION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WVLA (Channel 33; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LIC. CORP.)
  • WMAU-TV (Channel 17; BUDE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
Roseland, Louisiana:
  • Fatal accident count: 10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 13
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Louisiana average:
  • Fatal accident count: 121
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 181
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 35
  • Fatalities: 132
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 316
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 21
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
  • Sec 28 T3s R7e Ipco Ofc 1/2 Mi S (Lat: 30.750194 Lon: -90.500083), Call Sign: KKM622
    Assigned Frequencies: 29.7300 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/09/2000, Expiration Date: 05/17/2005, Cancellation Date: 11/13/2002
    Registrant: International Paper Company, Ridgeland, MS 39158-6002, Phone: (214) 934-4576

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 4 Mi Nw (Lat: 30.826556 Lon: -90.557306), Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WNEU678
    Assigned Frequencies: 1985.00 MHz, 1865.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/31/1994, Expiration Date: 01/31/1999, Cancellation Date: 09/06/1996
    Registrant: Phone: (713) 229-5840
  • FLUKER, 6 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 30.831278 Lon: -90.591750), Overall height: 93.3 m, Call Sign: WLK495
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHz... (+6 more)
    Grant Date: 03/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2012, Certifier: Karen Zacharia
    Registrant: Mci Communications Services, Inc., Irving, TX 75028, Phone: (972) 718-4599, Fax: (972) 718-0269, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: HAWKER BEECHCRAFT CORP B200 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-42 (850 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 205TM , Serial Number: BB-1991, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 08/07/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): Smitty's Supply Inc, 63399 Highway 51, Roseland, LA 70456


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Roseland


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Roseland, LA

Most common first names in Roseland, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2076.9 years
James1971.0 years
John1869.2 years
Willie1569.5 years
William1466.9 years
Robert1463.4 years
Charles1264.7 years
Henry964.2 years
Joseph978.0 years
George873.6 years
Most common last names in Roseland, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams2369.5 years
Vernon1973.0 years
Johnson1873.8 years
Brown1768.8 years
Brumfield1367.1 years
James1372.8 years
Brooks1276.5 years
Hyde1077.7 years
Irving1075.3 years
Smith975.7 years
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Joshua Robert Turner (1)
  • Jonathan Melven Kemp (1)
  • Johnathan Melven Kemp (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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