For population 25 years and over in Tangipahoa:
For population 15 years and over in Tangipahoa village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $-1
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (47.2 miles , pop. 227,818).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (300.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Kentwood, LA (2.0 miles ), Roseland, LA (2.8 miles ), Osyka, MS (3.1 miles ), Greensburg, LA (3.1 miles ), Amite City, LA (3.2 miles ), Montpelier, LA (4.0 miles ), Independence, LA (4.1 miles ), Magnolia, MS (4.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 30.88 N, Longitude: 90.51 W
Population change in the 1990s: +173 (+30.1%).
Work and jobs in Tangipahoa: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tangipahoa, Louisiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tangipahoa-area historical tornado activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 182% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/10/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.1 miles away from the Tangipahoa village center killed 9 people and injured 210 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 12/13/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tangipahoa-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below 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 44.3 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: Marcus Brown (cornerback, born 1986) - Player of Football, Michael Jackson (wide receiver) - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Tangipahoa:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tangipahoa:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 50.5%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.7% for Black 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)
Tangipahoa compared to Louisiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Tangipahoa (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:
Tangipahoa government finances in 2002:
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Tangipahoa:
Strongest FM radio stations in Tangipahoa:
TV broadcast stations around Tangipahoa:
Tangipahoa fatal accident list:
Jul 4, 2007 09:55 PM, Sr-1050, Lat: 30.877750, Lon: -90.516100, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 2, 1993 00:40 AM, 440, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 5, 1990 01:30 PM, Capace Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 24, 1982 02:40 PM, La22, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,600
Total average daily truck traffic: 936
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 2,520
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1