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Population in 2012: 271 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.4%
 

Males: 150  (55.5%)
Females: 121  (44.5%)

Median resident age:  34.1 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 71070.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $33,045 (it was $26,500 in 2000)
Saline:

$33,045
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,046

Saline village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $32,418 (it was $28,600 in 2000)
Saline:

$32,418
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $132,425; Detached houses: $184,698; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $21,467; Mobile homes: $36,097

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Saline races chart
  • White alone - 211 (76.2%)
  • Black alone - 59 (21.3%)
  • Two or more races - 6 (2.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.4%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Saline: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (30.7%), German (7.6%), United States (5.5%), English (5.2%), Scotch-Irish (4.1%), French (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 183 feet

Land area: 1.18 square miles.

Population density: 229 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Saline:

  • High school or higher: 65.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 11.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 47.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Saline village:

  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 48.8%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:  1.0%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Saline, Louisiana as of October 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Saline to the number of sex offenders is 54 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.6%)

Saline satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (48.4 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (50.9 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (219.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Lucky, LA (2.3 miles ), Ashland, LA (3.0 miles ), Goldonna, LA (3.3 miles ), Castor, LA (3.5 miles ), Bienville, LA (3.6 miles ), Martin, LA (3.9 miles ), Jonesboro, LA (4.0 miles ), Hodge, LA (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 32.16 N, Longitude: 92.98 W

Area code: 318

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.8%
Louisiana:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+7.2%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (25%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (13%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (10%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Secondary school teachers (7%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Religious workers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (21%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (19%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Saline-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 172% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the Saline village center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/12/1961, a category F3 tornado 16.8 miles away from the village center killed 5 people and injured 37 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Saline-area historical earthquake activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 99% 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 61.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/3/2001 at 10:46:13, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.3 miles away from Saline center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bienville Parish (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Ice Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Freeze: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Saline topographic map

Birthplace of: David T. Caldwell - Judge.


Hospitals/medical centers near Saline:

  • WYATT MANOR NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; JONESBORO, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Saline:

  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 30 miles; Natchitoches, LA; Full-time enrollment: 5,626)
  • Grambling State University (about 30 miles; Grambling, LA; FT enrollment: 4,504)
  • Louisiana Tech University (about 32 miles; Ruston, LA; FT enrollment: 7,480)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 47 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,639)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 48 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 3,177)
  • University of Louisiana Monroe (about 59 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 80 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 2,501)

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Notable location: Bienville Parish Fire Protection Ward 7 Station 1 Saline (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Black Lake Lodge (5780 Highway 9), Chandlers Camp (5779 Highway 9).

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

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

CHESTNUT-READHIMER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 880, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-10-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-26-2005), St Compliance achieved (FEB-22-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-10-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-26-2005), St Compliance achieved (FEB-22-2006)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and JUL-26-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (APR-11-2000), Fed Compliance achieved (JUL-26-2000)
BACKWOOD VILLAGE WATER SYSTEM (Address: 15564 HWY 126 , Population served: 783, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2004 and DEC-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-11-2004)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-2004 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and SEP-24-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (NOV-12-2002), Fed Compliance achieved (SEP-24-2003)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and FEB-16-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (APR-11-2000), Fed FAO issued (SEP-07-2000), Fed Compliance achieved (FEB-16-2001)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 32.3%
(28.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 73.5% for Black residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.1%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Saline, LA

Saline compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.


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Banks with branches in Saline (2011 data):

  • Sabine State Bank and Trust Company: Saline Branch at 1377 Fourth Street, branch established on 1904/02/25. Info updated 2006/09/14: Bank assets: $683.7 mil, Deposits: $592.9 mil, headquarters in Many, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Sabine Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Saline travel time to work - commute


Saline mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (50%)
  • Electricity (44%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Saline village (based on Bienville Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.38%
Here52.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents75.8%9.7%5.6%2.9%6.1%
Congregations54.3%15.2%4.3%8.7%17.4%
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: 2
Bienville Parish:

1.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

3.36 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Bienville Parish:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

12.4%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Bienville Parish:

33.2%
State:

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

17.4%
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 2$2,613$15,6780$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$343$4,1161$249
Water Supply 1$1,365$16,3801$136
Gas Supply 1$1,615$19,3800$0
Totals for Government 5$5,936$14,2462$385

Saline government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $32,000 ($118.08)
    Water Utilities: $27,000 ($99.63)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($77.49)
    Police Protection: $8,000 ($29.52)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($7.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $47,000 ($173.43)

Saline government finances - Revenue in 2004 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $21,000 ($77.49)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $6,000 ($22.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $36,000 ($132.84)
  • Tax - NEC: $14,000 ($51.66)
    Property: $11,000 ($40.59)

Saline government finances - Debt in 2004 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $48,000 ($177.12)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $44,000 ($162.36)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,000 ($14.76)

Saline government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $32,000 ($118.08)

7.01% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,494 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Louisiana average:

8.89%

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:
from Lincoln Parish, LA  0.87% ($20,951 average AGI)
from Webster Parish, LA  0.74% ($26,029)
from Bossier Parish, LA  0.64% ($30,533)


7.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,060 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
Louisiana average:

13.45%

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:
to Lincoln Parish, LA  1.00% ($23,745 average AGI)
to Bossier Parish, LA  0.93% ($31,614)
to Webster Parish, LA  0.81% ($21,658)

Strongest AM radio stations in Saline:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMGG (920 AM; 1 kW; JONESBORO, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KNOE (540 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLAD (800 AM; 1 kW; COUSHATTA, LA; Owner: THE BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRJO (1680 AM; 10 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOKA (980 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Saline:

  • KXKZ (107.5 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KNOE-FM (101.9 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KLSA (90.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: BD OF SUPV OF LA ST U & A&M COLLEGE)
  • KSBH (94.9 FM; COUSHATTA, LA; Owner: KSBH, L.L.C.)
  • KTOC-FM (104.9 FM; JONESBORO, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KGRM (91.5 FM; GRAMBLING, LA; Owner: GRAMBLING COLLEGE OF LOUISIANA)

TV broadcast stations around Saline:

  • KAQY (Channel 11; COLUMBIA, LA; Owner: MONROE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KARD (Channel 14; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: QUORUM OF LOUISIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNOE-TV (Channel 8; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KLTM-TV (Channel 13; MONROE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KLAX-TV (Channel 31; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: POLLACK/BELZ COMMUNICATIONS CO., INC)

Saline fatal accident list:

Oct 30, 1993 07:05 PM, 9, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1



FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Saline 135, 1255 Cooper Street (Lat: 32.160889 Lon: -92.973917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQJI605
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/22/2008, Expiration Date: 09/22/2018, Certifier: Elizabeth Creekmore
    Registrant: Nexus Systems, Inc, 363 Venable Lane, Monroe, LA 71203, Phone: (318) 323-5578, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KB5SDT
    Grant Date: 12/29/1992, Expiration Date: 12/29/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/30/2004
    Registrant: Thomas M Coffey, Rt 2 Box 104, Saline, LA 71070
  • Call Sign: KC5NES, Licensee ID: L01252806
    Grant Date: 03/06/2007, Expiration Date: 03/06/2017
    Registrant: Glen A Davis, 204 Blewer Road, Saline, LA 71070
  • Call Sign: KD5VEF, Licensee ID: L00636962
    Grant Date: 02/11/2003, Expiration Date: 02/11/2013, Certifier: Dain M Hullender
    Registrant: Dain M Hullender, 2326 Government Road, Saline, LA 71070
  • Call Sign: KE5OBC, Licensee ID: L01278274
    Grant Date: 05/01/2007, Expiration Date: 05/01/2017, Cancellation Date: 02/14/2008, Certifier: Elgin W Austin
    Registrant: Elgin W Austin, 559 Fredricks Rd, Saline, LA 71070
  • Call Sign: AE5GK, Previous Call Sign: KE5OBC, Licensee ID: L01278274
    Grant Date: 05/01/2007, Expiration Date: 05/01/2017, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2008, Certifier: Elgin W Austin
    Registrant: Elgin W Austin, 559 Fredricks Rd, Saline, LA 71070
  • Call Sign: WA5NB, Previous Call Sign: AE5GK, Licensee ID: L01278274
    Grant Date: 03/28/2008, Expiration Date: 03/28/2018, Certifier: Elgin W Austin
    Registrant: Elgin W Austin, 559 Fredricks Rd, Saline, LA 71070
  • Call Sign: K5TGR, Previous Call Sign: KE5SOI, Licensee ID: L01364810
    Grant Date: 01/24/2009, Expiration Date: 01/24/2019, Certifier: Tommy G Robinson
    Registrant: Tommy G Robinson, 11591 Hwy. 501, Saline, LA 71070


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2


Most common first names in Saline, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1470.0 years
William1377.4 years
Mary1180.0 years
John1076.5 years
Henry975.1 years
Robert872.6 years
George684.8 years
Ruby675.3 years
Willie675.7 years
Walter573.4 years
Most common last names in Saline, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martin2178.9 years
Jackson2078.0 years
Williams2080.1 years
Rogers1483.2 years
Johnson1174.9 years
Thomas1178.1 years
Harper1076.5 years
Peoples1075.1 years
Hood870.1 years
Turner879.5 years
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