For population 25 years and over in Winnsboro:
For population 15 years and over in Winnsboro city:
47 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $199 (0.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (32.4 miles , pop. 53,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (121.5 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (273.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Baskin, LA (2.6 miles) , Gilbert, LA (2.9 miles ), Mangham, LA (3.2 miles ), Wisner, LA (3.6 miles ), Columbia, LA (4.6 miles ), Rayville, LA (4.6 miles ), Sicily Island, LA (4.7 miles ), Grayson, LA (4.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.16 N, Longitude: 91.72 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,498 (+30.3%)
Area code: 318
Population change in the 1990s: -602 (-10.1%).
Work and jobs in Winnsboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Winnsboro, Louisiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Winnsboro-area historical tornado activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 198% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.1 miles away from the Winnsboro city center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/1/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Winnsboro-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 100% 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 80.6 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 89.5 miles away from Winnsboro center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Franklin Parish (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Anthony McFarland - 2005 NFL player (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, born: Dec 18, 1977), Perry Jones III - Basketball player, Sam Hanna - Newspaper editor, Fred Carter, Jr. - Session musician, Susie Morgan - District Judge, Woody Sauldsberry - Basketball player, Goldie Sellers - Football player, Sammy White (American football) - Football player.
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Local government website: www.winnsboro.org/govt.htm
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 54.7%
(31.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.2% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
65 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
201 people in nursing homes in 2000
Winnsboro compared to Louisiana state average:
Banks with branches in Winnsboro (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Winnsboro (based on Franklin Parish data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,749 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:
5.41% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,550 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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See more detailed statistics of Winnsboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 9
Total length: 26 meters (85ft)
Total costs: $2,057,000
Total average daily traffic: 41,590
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,784
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 36,599
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Winnsboro)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1 (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 Winnsboro)
FAA Registered Aircraft:28 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Winnsboro)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2013.