Westlake, Louisiana

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Population in 2013: 4,602 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.4%
 
Males: 2,408  (52.3%)
Females: 2,194  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  35.3 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 70669.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $45,737 (it was $34,583 in 2000)
Westlake:

$45,737
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,602 (it was $17,569 in 2000)

Westlake city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $104,904 (it was $66,500 in 2000)
Westlake:

$104,904
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $111,855; Detached houses: $111,329; Mobile homes: $122,615

Median gross rent in 2012: $593.

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  • White alone - 3,425 (75.0%)
  • Black alone - 897 (19.6%)
  • Hispanic - 152 (3.3%)
  • Two or more races - 54 (1.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 23 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 13 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 3 (0.07%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.02%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Westlake: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (14.5%), Irish (8.3%), United States (7.6%), English (6.5%), French Canadian (6.2%), German (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1945

Elevation: 16 feet

Land area: 2.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,960 people per square mile   (low).

Westlake,LA real estate house value index trend

Westlake, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Westlake:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Westlake city:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

111 residents are foreign born (1.2% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This city:  2.4%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Westlake, Louisiana as of July 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Westlake to the number of sex offenders is 229 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 (0.2%)

Westlake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Charles, LA (3.8 miles , pop. 71,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (126.5 miles , pop. 208,076).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (131.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Lake Charles, LA (2.0 miles ), Prien, LA (2.3 miles ), Moss Bluff, LA (2.3 miles ), Sulphur, LA (2.5 miles ), Carlyss, LA (2.8 miles ), Gillis, LA (3.1 miles ), Iowa, LA (3.8 miles ), DeQuincy, LA (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $74,600
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $48,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $48,000
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $42,400
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $54,800
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $54,800
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $54,800
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $61,600
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2006: 24 buildings, average cost: $93,700
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $61,400
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $79,200
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $149,200
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $140,600
  • 2012: 18 buildings, average cost: $159,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.25 N, Longitude: 93.26 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,367 (+51.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 257 (14.8%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 337

Westlake household income distribution Westlake home values distribution

Crime rates in Westlake by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2006 2007 2008 2009
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0110210
per 100,000 0.021.421.60.044.221.90.0
Robberies 4710040
per 100,000 85.8149.521.60.00.087.60.0
Assaults 624252218106
per 100,000 128.6512.6541.2508.4397.7219.1131.4
Burglaries 28364425263236
per 100,000 600.3768.9952.6577.8574.5701.0788.4
Thefts 2462252171411279482
per 100,000 5274.44805.64698.03258.62806.02059.11795.9
Auto thefts 1714111713155
per 100,000 364.5299.0238.1392.9287.2328.6109.5
Arson 2223000
per 100,000 42.942.743.369.30.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 310.8) 308.3401.4374.9280.8268.3226.7149.8

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Westlake detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 21 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.54
Louisiana average:

3.98

Westlake tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.1%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -317 (-6.4%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (10%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)

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

Average climate in Westlake, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Westlake-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/12/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the Westlake city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1973, a category F3 tornado 5.3 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Westlake-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 249.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 489.3 miles away from Westlake center
On 12/9/2000 at 06:46:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 241.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 361.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 246.7 miles away from Westlake center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 345.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Calcasieu Parish (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Westlake topographic map

Birthplace of: Joshua Ledet - Singer, Mikey Kile - Stock car racing driver, David LaFleur - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Westlake:

  • NORBEN DRIVE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • DUBUIS H CONTINUING CARE LAKE CHARLES (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • DUBUIS HOSPITAL OF LAKE CHARLES (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • CHRISTUS ST PATRICK HOSPITAL SNF UNIT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • SURGICARE OF LAKE CHARLES (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • WINNIE STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • BEECH STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SULPHUR, LA)

Airports located in Westlake:

Amtrak station near Westlake:

  • 3 miles: LAKE CHARLES (433 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westlake:

  • McNeese State University (about 6 miles; Lake Charles, LA; Full-time enrollment: 7,444)
  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 7 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 2,160)
  • Lamar University (about 51 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 51 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 73 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 73 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 75 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)

Public high school in Westlake:

Public elementary/middle schools in Westlake:

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Notable locations in Westlake: Westlake Police Department (A), Westlake Volunteer Fire Department (B), Westlake Ambulance Service (C), Westlake Branch Library (D), Westlake Municipal Building (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Westlake include: Salvation Army (A), Saint Matthew Baptist Church (B), Pilgrim Nazarene Church (C), Pentecostal Church of Westlake (D), Bethel Baptist Church (E), Church of the Nazarene (F), First Baptist Church of Westlake (G), First Pentecostal Church of Westlake (H), Good Hope Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Westlake: Westlake Recreation Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Fantasy Isle Arcade (Amusement & Theme Parks; 100 Westlake Avenue), Lake Charles Tourist Bureau (1205 North Lakeshore Drive), Econo Travel (Tours & Charters; 1306 Sampson Street).

Hotel: Best Western Richmond Suites Hotel (Interstate 10 East).

Court: Calcasieu Parish - Fourteenth Judicial District- District Court- Family C (Courthouse).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 80.0. This is about average.

City:

80.0
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 5.16. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.16
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 4.22. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.22
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.02. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.02
U.S.:

9.14

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

CALCASIEU PARISH WW DISTRICT NO 4 (Population served: 5,175, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-22-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-29-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-03-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-03-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-02-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.7%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.6% for Black residents, 18.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 72.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.4%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Westlake, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Westlake compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Westlake (2011 data):

  • Iberiabank: Westlake Branch at 2215 Sampson Street, branch established on 1995/07/06. Info updated 2011/06/08: Bank assets: $11,676.7 mil, Deposits: $9,387.9 mil, headquarters in Lafayette, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Iberiabank Corporation
  • Whitney Bank: Westlake Branch at 1415 Sampson Street, branch established on 1973/10/01. Info updated 2011/06/14: Bank assets: $14,882.3 mil, Deposits: $11,630.0 mil, headquarters in New Orleans, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 189 total offices, Holding Company: Hancock Holding Company
  • First Federal Bank of Louisiana: 2214 Sampson Street Branch at 2214 Sampson Street, branch established on 1949/10/31. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $749.5 mil, Deposits: $588.2 mil, headquarters in Lake Charles, LA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 15 total offices
  • Capital One, National Association: Westlake Branch at 1511 Sampson Street, branch established on 1976/03/08. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Westlake Branch at 817 Mckinley Street, branch established on 1955/05/23. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Westlake travel time to work - commute Westlake mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Utility gas (44%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Westlake city (based on Calcasieu Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.22%
Here: 65.2%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodEpiscopal Church
Adherents50.0%31.0%7.2%3.0%1.5%
Congregations17.2%30.6%10.2%5.7%3.8%
NameChurches of ChristLDS (Mormon) ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents1.4%0.7%0.6%0.6%4.2%
Congregations5.7%1.9%1.9%1.3%21.7%
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: 39
Calcasieu Parish:

2.11 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 33
Calcasieu Parish:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 89
Calcasieu Parish:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Calcasieu Parish:

31.7%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.0%
State:

13.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$13,625$40,8751$434
Other Government Administration 9$21,931$29,2410$0
Police Protection - Officers 15$46,082$36,8663$2,711
Police - Other 5$10,114$24,2741$474
Firefighters 18$65,083$43,3890$0
Fire - Other 1$2,195$26,3400$0
Streets and Highways 8$15,094$22,6410$0
Sewerage 1$1,995$23,9400$0
Water Supply 9$18,486$24,6480$0
Gas Supply 12$31,861$31,8610$0
Totals for Government 82$226,466$33,1415$3,619

4.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,986 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($182 average AGI)
Calcasieu Parish:

0.03%
Louisiana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Beauregard Parish, LA  0.32% ($35,745 average AGI)
from Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.29% ($33,337)
from Harris County, TX  0.24% ($51,789)


4.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,880 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.60%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($203 average AGI)
Calcasieu Parish:

0.03%
Louisiana average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  0.36% ($39,764 average AGI)
to Beauregard Parish, LA  0.30% ($37,995)
to Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.25% ($33,627)

Strongest AM radio stations in Westlake:

  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXZZ (1580 AM; 1 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAOK (1400 AM; 1 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCAST SERVICES,LLC.)
  • KEZM (1310 AM; 1 kW; SULPHUR, LA)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDEI (1250 AM; 5 kW; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KQHN (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NEDERLAND, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Westlake:

  • KYKZ (96.1 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KKGB (101.3 FM; SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBIU (103.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHLA (92.9 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K215AO (90.9 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LAMAR UNIVERSITY)
  • KRWP (97.5 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZWA (104.9 FM; MOSS BLUFF, LA; Owner: B & C BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KIOC (106.1 FM; ORANGE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKMY (104.5 FM; ORANGE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVEE (107.5 FM; LAKE ARTHUR, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOJO (91.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KQXY-FM (94.1 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KYKR (95.1 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQLK (97.9 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC)
  • KTXB (89.7 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KYLC (90.3 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • W252AQ (98.3 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Westlake:

  • K51EC (Channel 51; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KFAM-LP (Channel 58; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KVHP (Channel 29; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K09VO (Channel 9; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: BEAUMONT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • KITU (Channel 34; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION INC)
  • KBTV-TV (Channel 4; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF BEAUMONT/PORT ARTHUR, L.L.C.)
  • KFDM-TV (Channel 6; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Westlake, Louisiana:
  • Fatal accident count: 12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 19
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 28
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Louisiana average:
  • Fatal accident count: 119
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 176
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 34
  • Fatalities: 129
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 309
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 21
See more detailed statistics of Westlake fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total costs: $384,000
Total average daily traffic: 46,780
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,498
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 28,068
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 103 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Westlake)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Westlake, LA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Westlake)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Westlake)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$107,02610$100,46953$86,25313$30,4372$722,67014$55,3064$64,530
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$33,1203$65,9874$77,1450$00$01$42,4603$62,493
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$98,23711$83,86015$106,4057$40,7600$00$05$75,310
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$112,6751$128,5404$132,4681$7,3500$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$120,7630$04$105,3831$12,7700$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0025.00 , 0026.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$97,2352$96,460
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0025.00 , 0026.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Westlake, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5774.1 years
James4868.4 years
William4374.0 years
Mary4272.1 years
Charles4072.9 years
Joseph3771.8 years
Robert3368.5 years
George2970.1 years
Edward1972.6 years
Thomas1773.2 years
Most common last names in Westlake, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3272.9 years
Smith2773.6 years
Guillory2669.9 years
Fontenot2168.7 years
Miller1975.3 years
Williams1671.1 years
Duhon1575.4 years
Edwards1471.0 years
Martin1372.5 years
Adams1373.3 years
Businesses in Westlake, LA
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1McDonald's1
Circle K1Popeyes1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Mark R. Moore (6)
  • Damien Escamilla (1)
  • Manuel Escamilla (1)
  • James C. Dimmitt (1)
  • Pamela A. Flores (1)

Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2015.



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