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Population in 2012: 134 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.5%
 

Males: 76  (57.3%)
Females: 58  (42.7%)

Median resident age:  46.5 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip code: 71277

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,250 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Spearsville:

$37,250
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $28,937

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $67,268 (it was $59,200 in 2000)
Spearsville:

$67,268
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $93,727; Detached houses: $96,122; Mobile homes: $64,387

Median gross rent in 2012: $342.

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  • White alone - 123 (89.8%)
  • Black alone - 9 (6.6%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (2.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.7%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Spearsville: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (28.0%), United States (18.0%), Irish (14.9%), German (6.8%), Dutch (6.2%), Scotch-Irish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/16/1960

Elevation: 193 feet

Land area: 2.06 square miles.

Population density: 65 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Spearsville:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Spearsville village:

  • Never married: 11.9%
  • Now married: 57.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 18.5%
  • Divorced: 11.9%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Spearsville, Louisiana as of October 31, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Spearsville to the number of sex offenders is 22 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 (0.3%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (41.7 miles , pop. 53,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (75.2 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (243.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lillie, LA (1.9 miles) , Bernice, LA (2.9 miles ), Junction City, LA (2.9 miles ), Junction City, AR (3.0 miles ), Farmerville, LA (4.0 miles ), Dubach, LA (4.1 miles ), Lisbon, LA (4.3 miles) , Strong, AR (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 32.93 N, Longitude: 92.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 318

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.6%
Louisiana:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +23 (+17.4%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (70%)
  • Utilities (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (19%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (27%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (18%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (14%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (14%)


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Tornado activity:

Spearsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 174% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/3/1978, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the Spearsville village center .

On 11/19/1983, a category F3 tornado 7.4 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Spearsville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 88% 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 6.6 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 18.0 miles away from Spearsville center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 25.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

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

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Cecil Upshaw - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers near Spearsville:

  • COMM REHAB HOSP (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BERNICE, LA)
  • BERNICE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BERNICE, LA)
  • BERNICE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BERNICE, LA)

Political contributions by individuals in Spearsville, LA

Airports located in Spearsville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Spearsville:

  • Louisiana Tech University (about 29 miles; Ruston, LA; Full-time enrollment: 7,480)
  • Grambling State University (about 29 miles; Grambling, LA; FT enrollment: 4,504)
  • University of Louisiana Monroe (about 42 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 44 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 2,501)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 65 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 2,521)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 67 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 3,177)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 73 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,639)

Public high school in Spearsville:

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Notable location: Spearsville Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Spearsville: Mount Pisgah Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Union 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 33.3. This is about average.
City:

33.3
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.66
U.S.:

2.43
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 5.7%

Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  70.5%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Spearsville, LA

Spearsville compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Spearsville travel time to work - commute


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (52%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Spearsville village (based on Union Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.98%
Here70.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaAssemblies of GodChurches of ChristOther
Adherents68.8%8.0%7.1%6.9%9.3%
Congregations53.2%6.5%5.2%19.5%15.6%
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: 7
Union Parish:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Union Parish:

7.04 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

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

12.0%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Union Parish:

32.0%
State:

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

14.9%
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


6.41% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,239 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
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 Ouachita Parish, LA  2.43% ($28,760 average AGI)
from Lincoln Parish, LA  0.62% ($26,891)
from Union County, AR  0.41% ($22,200)


6.51% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,585 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
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 Ouachita Parish, LA  2.27% ($31,641 average AGI)
to Lincoln Parish, LA  0.68% ($26,320)
to Union County, AR  0.49% ($37,972)

Strongest AM radio stations in Spearsville:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDMS (1290 AM; 5 kW; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: EL DORADO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNOE (540 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRJO (1680 AM; 10 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMBS (1310 AM; 5 kW; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: RED BEAR BROADCASTING)
  • KMLB (1440 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KELD (1400 AM; 1 kW; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Spearsville:

  • KJLO-FM (104.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KPCH (97.7 FM; DUBACH, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KXKZ (107.5 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KXRR (106.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: MONROE RADIO MEMBERS, L.L.C.)
  • KBSA (90.9 FM; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: BD OF SUP OF LA STATE U & A&M COLLGE)
  • KMLK (101.5 FM; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KIXB (103.3 FM; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAGL (93.3 FM; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXZX (96.1 FM; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KEDM (90.3 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE)
  • KLBQ (98.7 FM; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: EL DORADO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KGRM (91.5 FM; GRAMBLING, LA; Owner: GRAMBLING COLLEGE OF LOUISIANA)
  • KAXV (91.9 FM; BASTROP, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KWJM (92.7 FM; FARMERVILLE, LA; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Spearsville:

  • KTVE (Channel 10; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MONROE/EL DORADO LICENSE LLC)
  • KARD (Channel 14; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: QUORUM OF LOUISIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • K46DT (Channel 46; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K69HO (Channel 69; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K36DR (Channel 36; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KYPX (Channel 49; CAMDEN, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS 49, INC.)
  • KNOE-TV (Channel 8; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • K48EP (Channel 48; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K59FJ (Channel 59; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K29DC (Channel 29; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K40EF (Channel 40; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K50EK (Channel 50; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57GF (Channel 57; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K63FX (Channel 63; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K66EX (Channel 66; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KLTM-TV (Channel 13; MONROE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KLMB-LP (Channel 23; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN B/CING., INC.)

National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 670
Total average daily truck traffic: 113
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 1,139

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Spearsville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • LILLIE, Lillie Cell Site (Lat: 32.936250 Lon: -92.624778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 125.5 m, Call Sign: WMN811
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/17/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2007
    Registrant: Alltel Communications, Inc., One Allied Drive, B2f02-A, Little Rock, AR 72202, Phone: (501) 905-8555, Fax: (501) 905-6193, Email:
  • LILLIE, Rt. 2 Box 297-5 (Lillie Cell Site) (Lat: 32.936250 Lon: -92.624778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 123.4 m, Overall height: 125.5 m, Call Sign: WPJB486
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/28/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott Iii
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • LILLIE, Rt. 2 Box 297-5 (Lillie Cell Site) (Lat: 32.936250 Lon: -92.624778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 123.4 m, Overall height: 125.5 m, Call Sign: WQQU901
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/07/2013, Expiration Date: 03/07/2023, Certifier: Christopher Pickard
    Registrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 770-8791, Email:


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