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Assumption Parish, Louisiana (LA)

County population in 2017: 22,983 (55% urban, 45% rural); it was 23,388 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,372
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,754
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,928
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,610 (it was 1,311 in 2000)
% of renters here:

16%
State:

33%

Land area: 339 sq. mi.

Water area: 25.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 68 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Assumption Parish: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (26.4%), Construction (16.9%), Educational, health and social services (16.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 51%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 45%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Assumption Parish, LA (2017)
    • 14,97364.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6,87029.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6662.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2030.9%Two or more races
    • 1270.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 650.3%Asian alone
Median resident age:

39.9 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years
Males: 11,125  (48.4%)
Females: 11,858  (51.6%)
Average household size:
Assumption Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,067 ($31,168 in 1999)
This county:

$48,067
Louisiana:

$46,145

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $546 (lower quartile is $407, upper quartile is $641)
This county:

$546
State:

$678


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $121,795 (it was $58,400 in 2000)
Assumption:

$121,795
Louisiana:

$162,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $61,954 - $203,441

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $173,678
Here:

$173,678
State:

$213,997

Townhouses or other attached units: $143,058
Here:

$143,058
State:

$215,095

Mobile homes: $62,707
Here:

$62,707
State:

$72,432

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,100
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $291

Institutionalized population: 179

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 199
  • Burglaries: 35
  • Thefts: 317
  • Auto thefts: 30

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 5
  • Assaults: 215
  • Burglaries: 91
  • Thefts: 332
  • Auto thefts: 26
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 108 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 1998: 113 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 1999: 97 buildings, average cost: $102,200
  • 2000: 81 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2001: 93 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2002: 106 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 2003: 69 buildings, average cost: $128,700
  • 2004: 94 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 2005: 100 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2006: 102 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2007: 59 buildings, average cost: $179,100
  • 2008: 54 buildings, average cost: $202,400
  • 2009: 47 buildings, average cost: $210,100
  • 2010: 36 buildings, average cost: $192,500
  • 2011: 35 buildings, average cost: $198,400
  • 2012: 32 buildings, average cost: $241,600
  • 2013: 31 buildings, average cost: $213,400
  • 2014: 33 buildings, average cost: $210,600
  • 2015: 33 buildings, average cost: $210,600
  • 2016: 47 buildings, average cost: $248,700
  • 2017: 31 buildings, average cost: $279,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Assumption, LA residents
Average permit cost in Assumption, LA
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $591 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $400 (0.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Assumption, LA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Assumption, LA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Assumption, LA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.8%
Assumption Parish:

15.8%
Louisiana:

19.7%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.7% for Black residents, 19.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.3% for American Indian residents, 63.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 29.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 39.9 years old
(Males: 38.1 years old, Females: 41.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.6 years old, Black residents: 36.4 years old, American Indian residents: 24.7 years old, Asian residents: 40.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.5 years old, Other race residents: 29.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Assumption Parish is $394 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $473 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $577 a month.

Cities in this county include: Pierre Part, Bayou L'Ourse, Belle Rose, Labadieville, Supreme, Paincourtville, Napoleonville.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Assumption Parish: Battery Bienvenue Ruins (A), Old Fort Beauregard Ruins (B), Ninemile Bayou Light (C), Saint Bernard Parish Fire Department Station 12 (D), Ducros Museum (E), Saint Bernard Parish Fire Department Station 10 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Assumption Parish include: Third Missionary Baptist Church (A), Creedmore Church (B), Saint Bernard Catholic Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Little Halfmoon Bay (A), Bayou Batola Bay (B), Halfmoon Pass Bay (C), Halfmoon Pass (D), Lena Lagoon (E), Halfmoon Lake (F), Lagoon Giraud (G), Lagoon Brady (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Trappers Bayou (A), Whiskey Bayou (B), Bayou Magill (C), Bayou Bienvenue (D), Bayou la Loutre (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Assumption Parish: Biloxi State Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Beach: Hell Pass Coast (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Bandera County, Texas , Gulf County, Florida .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Louisiana:

3.8%

Unemployment by year in Assumption, LA
County total employment by year in Assumption, LA
County average yearly wages by year in Assumption, LA

Current college students: 666
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 74.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 298 (37.7% naturalized citizens)

Assumption Parish:

1.3%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1012010 or later
  • 762000 to 2009
  • 811990 to 1999
  • 481980 to 1989
  • 131970 to 1979
  • 41Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 35.8%

Assumption Parish marital status for males Assumption Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,201
  • One, attached: 53
  • Two: 177
  • 3 or 4: 96
  • 5 to 9: 45
  • 10 to 19: 33
  • 50 or more: 9
  • Mobile homes: 3,134
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 29

Housing units in Assumption Parish with a mortgage: 2,654 (28 second mortgage, 169 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,223

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

52.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Assumption Parish

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,5287
Evangelical Protestant1,0859
Black Protestant6133
Mainline Protestant2022
Other11
None7,992-
Assumption Parish Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Assumption Parish:

3.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Assumption Parish:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Assumption Parish:

11.4%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Assumption Parish:

31.2%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.9%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in Assumption Parish:

Average size of farms: 628 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $343,231
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $828.88
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 6.12%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $241,031
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 61.91%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $289,306
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 50.48%
Average age of principal farm operators: 48 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 0.90

Tornado activity:

Assumption Parish historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 7220852.4 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Assumption Parish-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 93% 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 153.9 miles away from Assumption Parish 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 370.8 miles away from the county 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 240.1 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2000 at 06:46:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 141.9 miles away from the county center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 149.2 miles away from Assumption Parish center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 328.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Louisiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: August 11, 2016 to August 31, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4277: August 14, 2016, FEMA Id: 4277, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Louisiana Hurricane Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 10, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4080: August 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 4080, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Flooding, Incident Period: April 25, 2011 to July 07, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3322: May 06, 2011, FEMA Id: 3322, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Louisiana Flooding, Incident Period: April 25, 2011 to July 07, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4015: August 18, 2011, FEMA Id: 4015, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Louisiana Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: September 01, 2008 to September 11, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1786: September 02, 2008, FEMA Id: 1786, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 27, 2008 to September 11, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3289: August 29, 2008, FEMA Id: 3289, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to November 01, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1607: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1607, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to November 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3260: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3260, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to November 01, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1603: August 29, 2005, FEMA Id: 1603, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 26, 2005 to November 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3212: August 27, 2005, FEMA Id: 3212, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 12 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Assumption Parish (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tropical Storms: 3, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Assumption

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,543 (87.0%)
  • Carpooled: 214 (5.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 12 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 83 (2.0%)
  • Walked: 62 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 166 (4.1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (50%)
  • Honduras (16%)
  • Venezuela (12%)
  • India (10%)
  • Vietnam (7%)
  • El Salvador (4%)
  • Germany (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Assumption Parish


  • French (except Basque) (21%)
  • American (10%)
  • French Canadian (10%)
  • African (4%)
  • Cajun (4%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • English (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Assumption Parish, Louisiana in 2000:

  • 106 people in nursing homes
  • 57 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 22 people in other group homes
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Assumption Parish, Louisiana in 2010:

  • 104 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 75 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $62,374.

5.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,545 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
Louisiana average:

6.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.38% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($33,946 average AGI)
0.76% relocated from other states ($5,599 average AGI)
Assumption Parish:

0.76%
Louisiana average:

2.30%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ascension Parish, LA  0.95% ($49,342 average AGI)
from Lafourche Parish, LA  0.89% ($35,620)
from St. Mary Parish, LA  0.76% ($32,918)
from Terrebonne Parish, LA  0.60% ($26,354)
from East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.30% ($45,333)


5.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,547 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
Louisiana average:

6.56%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.55% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($40,030 average AGI)
0.53% relocated to other states ($5,520 average AGI)
Assumption Parish:

0.53%
Louisiana average:

2.61%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lafourche Parish, LA  1.04% ($43,181 average AGI)
to Ascension Parish, LA  0.94% ($44,413)
to St. Mary Parish, LA  0.64% ($44,961)
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.44% ($32,400)
to Terrebonne Parish, LA  0.44% ($32,743)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.4

Births per 1000 population in Assumption Parish

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Assumption Parish

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Assumption Parish
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Assumption Parish
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Assumption Parish
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Assumption Parish
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Assumption Parish
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Assumption Parish
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Assumption Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,730 (2,774 aged, 956 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 697 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Assumption Parish, Louisiana in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (266)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (262)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (199)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (151)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (111)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (75)
  • Congestive heart failure (75)
  • Person injured in unspecified motor-vehicle accident, traffic (74)
  • Hypertensive heart disease without (congestive) heart failure (69)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (69)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,207
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 901

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 13
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 34

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 22,983
  • In family households: 19,467 (2,536 male householders, 3,300 female householders)
    4,002 spouses, 6,744 children (6,552 natural, 27 adopted, 152 stepchildren), 1,343 grandchildren, 278 brothers or sisters, 294 parents, 580 other relatives, 403 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,282 (1,539 male householders (1,348 living alone)), 1,318 female householders (1,136 living alone)), 427 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 224

Size of family households: 2,371 2-persons, 1,598 3-persons, 1,171 4-persons, 408 5-persons, 181 6-persons, 95 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,486 1-person, 354 2-persons, 19 4-persons.

2,200 married couples with children.
1,649 single-parent households (309 men, 1,340 women).

87.3% of residents of Assumption speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
9.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $130,617,000 ($5,622 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,294,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $45,730,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $38,011,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $246,000
Federal grants: $37,127,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,734,000 ($4,138,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,769,000 ($1,314,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $13,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,880,000
Federal Government insurance: $119,498,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,541
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,084
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +45
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -662
Here -29 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Assumption Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.44 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.5

Year house built in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
  • Year house built in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
  • 1422014 or later
  • 2012010 to 2013
  • 1,5422000 to 2009
  • 1,6451990 to 1999
  • 1,5821980 to 1989
  • 2,2231970 to 1979
  • 1,3631960 to 1969
  • 7841950 to 1959
  • 5591940 to 1949
  • 6621939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
  • 331 room
  • 682 rooms
  • 1473 rooms
  • 6774 rooms
  • 2,1035 rooms
  • 1,3826 rooms
  • 1,0747 rooms
  • 7768 rooms
  • 5789+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
  • 01 room
  • 812 rooms
  • 1933 rooms
  • 5584 rooms
  • 4985 rooms
  • 3726 rooms
  • 537 rooms
  • 248 rooms
  • 649+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
  • 32no bedroom
  • 1351 bedroom
  • 9642 bedrooms
  • 4,4593 bedrooms
  • 1,1074 bedrooms
  • 1355+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Assumption Parish, Louisiana
  • 0no bedroom
  • 3041 bedroom
  • 7082 bedrooms
  • 7153 bedrooms
  • 924 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Assumption Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Assumption Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Assumption Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 347no vehicle
  • 1,8691 vehicle
  • 3,1772 vehicles
  • 9193 vehicles
  • 4994 vehicles
  • 585+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Assumption Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Assumption Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • 273no vehicle
  • 8641 vehicle
  • 3142 vehicles
  • 2973 vehicles
  • 874 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles

90.6% of Assumption Parish residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Louisiana.

Assumption Parish:

90.6%
State average:

87.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 21,483
  • Other state: 1,231
  • Northeast: 17
  • Midwest: 151
  • South: 859
  • West: 202
Year householders moved into unit in Assumption Parish, LA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Assumption Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 65.7%Electricity
  • 31.4%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 80.2%Electricity
  • 17.4%Utility gas
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 263
Here:

11.3%
Louisiana:

18.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 234
Here:

17.9%
Louisiana:

18.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 64
Here:

11.7%
Louisiana:

17.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Assumption Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,189,000
    Other: $1,796,000
    Sewerage: $77,000
    Housing and Community Development: $42,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,247,000
    Water Utilities: $957,000
    Regular Highways: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $67,000
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000
    General Public Buildings: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,160,000
    Water Utilities: $2,348,000
    General - Other: $2,068,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,540,000
    Regular Highways: $1,411,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,268,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,075,000
    Financial Administration: $1,007,000
    Central Staff Services: $709,000
    Libraries: $687,000
    Local Fire Protection: $638,000
    Housing and Community Development: $528,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $471,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $441,000
    Parks and Recreation: $330,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $211,000
    Sewerage: $67,000
    Health - Other: $58,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $118,000
    Other: $55,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $346,000
    Public Welfare: $192,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,373,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $956,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $417,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $260,000
    General Revenue - Other: $176,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $159,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $90,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $71,000
    Correctional Institutions: $43,000
    Financial Administration: $16,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,091,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,802,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $188,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,150,000
    Other: $653,000
    General Local Government Support: $396,000
    Highways: $192,000
    Public Welfare: $42,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,932,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,723,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $468,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $350,000
    Other License: $131,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $25,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,566,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $90,000

Assumption Parish government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,189,000
    Other: $1,796,000
    Sewerage: $77,000
    Housing and Community Development: $42,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,247,000
    Water Utilities: $957,000
    Regular Highways: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $67,000
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000
    General Public Buildings: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,160,000
    Water Utilities: $2,348,000
    General - Other: $2,068,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,540,000
    Regular Highways: $1,411,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,268,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,075,000
    Financial Administration: $1,007,000
    Central Staff Services: $709,000
    Libraries: $687,000
    Local Fire Protection: $638,000
    Housing and Community Development: $528,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $471,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $441,000
    Parks and Recreation: $330,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $211,000
    Sewerage: $67,000
    Health - Other: $58,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $118,000
    Other: $55,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $346,000
    Public Welfare: $192,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,373,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $956,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $417,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $260,000
    General Revenue - Other: $176,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $159,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $90,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $71,000
    Correctional Institutions: $43,000
    Financial Administration: $16,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,091,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,802,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $188,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,150,000
    Other: $653,000
    General Local Government Support: $396,000
    Highways: $192,000
    Public Welfare: $42,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,932,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,723,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $468,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $350,000
    Other License: $131,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $25,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,566,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $90,000

Assumption Parish government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,189,000
    Other: $1,796,000
    Sewerage: $77,000
    Housing and Community Development: $42,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,247,000
    Water Utilities: $957,000
    Regular Highways: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $67,000
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000
    General Public Buildings: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,160,000
    Water Utilities: $2,348,000
    General - Other: $2,068,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,540,000
    Regular Highways: $1,411,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,268,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,075,000
    Financial Administration: $1,007,000
    Central Staff Services: $709,000
    Libraries: $687,000
    Local Fire Protection: $638,000
    Housing and Community Development: $528,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $471,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $441,000
    Parks and Recreation: $330,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $211,000
    Sewerage: $67,000
    Health - Other: $58,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $118,000
    Other: $55,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $346,000
    Public Welfare: $192,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,373,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $956,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $417,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $260,000
    General Revenue - Other: $176,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $159,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $90,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $71,000
    Correctional Institutions: $43,000
    Financial Administration: $16,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,091,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,802,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $188,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,150,000
    Other: $653,000
    General Local Government Support: $396,000
    Highways: $192,000
    Public Welfare: $42,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,932,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,723,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $468,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $350,000
    Other License: $131,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $25,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,566,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $90,000

Assumption Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,189,000
    Other: $1,796,000
    Sewerage: $77,000
    Housing and Community Development: $42,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,247,000
    Water Utilities: $957,000
    Regular Highways: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $67,000
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000
    General Public Buildings: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,160,000
    Water Utilities: $2,348,000
    General - Other: $2,068,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,540,000
    Regular Highways: $1,411,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,268,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,075,000
    Financial Administration: $1,007,000
    Central Staff Services: $709,000
    Libraries: $687,000
    Local Fire Protection: $638,000
    Housing and Community Development: $528,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $471,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $441,000
    Parks and Recreation: $330,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $211,000
    Sewerage: $67,000
    Health - Other: $58,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $118,000
    Other: $55,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $346,000
    Public Welfare: $192,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,373,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $956,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $417,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $260,000
    General Revenue - Other: $176,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $159,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $90,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $71,000
    Correctional Institutions: $43,000
    Financial Administration: $16,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,091,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,802,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $188,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,150,000
    Other: $653,000
    General Local Government Support: $396,000
    Highways: $192,000
    Public Welfare: $42,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,932,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,723,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $468,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $350,000
    Other License: $131,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $25,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,566,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $90,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,148
  • Number of aged recipients: 126
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,022
  • Number of recipients under 18: 213
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 671
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 264
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 437
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 507
Most common first names in Assumption Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph11572.3 years
Edward6273.2 years
Mary5775.4 years
John5371.6 years
Henry5276.5 years
Charles5069.9 years
James5068.8 years
Willie4572.2 years
Louis4572.9 years
Marie4479.1 years
Most common last names in Assumption Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Landry21475.1 years
Blanchard17075.4 years
Leblanc10576.2 years
Daigle9576.9 years
Williams9373.0 years
Hebert8876.4 years
Simoneaux8478.0 years
Aucoin8477.7 years
Boudreaux8276.4 years
Breaux7872.2 years

Businesses in Assumption Parish, LA

  • Ace Hardware: 2
  • Chevrolet: 1
  • UPS: 1