For population 25 years and over in Wilson:
For population 15 years and over in Wilson village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $105 (0.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (32.0 miles , pop. 227,818).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (267.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Norwood, LA (1.8 miles ), Clinton, LA (2.7 miles ), Jackson, LA (2.9 miles ), Centreville, MS (3.4 miles ), Slaughter, LA (3.8 miles ), Woodville, MS (4.1 miles ), St. Francisville, LA (4.3 miles ), Zachary, LA (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 30.92 N, Longitude: 91.12 W
Area code: 225
Crime in Wilson (2011):
Population change in the 1990s: -38 (-5.4%).
Work and jobs in Wilson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wilson, Louisiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wilson-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 165% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/14/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the Wilson village center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 1/10/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.1 miles away from the village center killed 9 people and injured 210 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wilson-area historical earthquake activity is 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 51.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in East Feliciana Parish (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ramon Dyer - College basketball player (Houston Cougars).
Hospitals/medical centers near Wilson:
Airports located in Wilson:
Operable nuclear power plant near Wilson:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wilson:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.21. This is worse than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.42. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.8. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.06. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 35.9%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.3% for Black residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Wilson compared to Louisiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Wilson (based on East Feliciana Parish data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,083 average adjusted gross income)
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:
7.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,698 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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Wilson fatal accident list:
Nov 1, 2003 04:24 PM, Grant Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total costs: $258,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,670
Total average daily truck traffic: 28
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 2,839
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Wilson, LA