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Catahoula Parish, Louisiana (LA)

County population in 2016: 10,223 (all rural); it was 10,920 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,286
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,751
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,390
Renter-occupied apartments: 797 (it was 692 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

33%

Land area: 704 sq. mi.

Water area: 35.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 15 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Catahoula Parish: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (100.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 22%
  • Government: 17%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 62%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (65.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (32.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.3%)
Median resident age:  38.5 years
Louisiana median age:  36.5 years
Males: 5,462  (53.4%)
Females: 4,761  (46.6%)
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Catahoula Parish,LA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Catahoula Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $34,350 ($22,528 in 1999)

This county:

$34,350
Louisiana:

$45,146

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $318 (lower quartile is $208, upper quartile is $428)
This county:

$318
State:

$656


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $78,521 (it was $38,000 in 2000)
Catahoula:

$78,521
Louisiana:

$158,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $43,450 - $147,319

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $118,299
Here:

$118,299
State:

$210,583

Townhouses or other attached units: $219,243
Here:

$219,243
State:

$219,575

Mobile homes: $49,023
Here:

$49,023
State:

$73,199
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $885
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $277

Institutionalized population: 866

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 68
  • Thefts: 60
  • Auto thefts: 8
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $145,300
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $151,900
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $178,100
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $61,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $157,500
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $198,500
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $178,000
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $265 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $313 (0.5%)

Catahoula Parish household income distribution in 2013 Catahoula Parish home values distribution in 2013 Catahoula Parish contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 21.0%
Catahoula Parish:

21.0%
Louisiana:

20.2%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.3% for Black residents, 15.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 107.1% for other race residents, 37.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 38.5 years old
(Males: 35.2 years old, Females: 42.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.8 years old, Black residents: 32.2 years old, American Indian residents: 14.4 years old, Asian residents: 23.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.5 years old, Other race residents: 25.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Catahoula Parish is $344 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $421 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $533 a month.

Cities in this county include: Jonesville, Harrisonburg, Wallace Ridge, Sicily Island.

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

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Neighboring counties: Butler County, Alabama , Chatham County, Georgia , La Salle Parish , Dougherty County, Georgia , Washington County, Alabama , Stewart County, Georgia , Reagan County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.4%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 325
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 149 (71.9% naturalized citizens)

Catahoula Parish:

1.5%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Catahoula Parish population
  • 1292010 or later
  • 132000 to 2009
  • 71990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 6Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 59.7%

Catahoula Parish marital status for males Catahoula Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,339
  • One, attached: 24
  • Two: 87
  • 3 or 4: 41
  • 10 to 19: 22
  • 20 to 49: 6
  • 50 or more: 6
  • Mobile homes: 1,403
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Housing units in Catahoula Parish with a mortgage: 965 (10 second mortgage, 6 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,769

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

52.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Catahoula Parish

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,31335
Mainline Protestant3064
Black Protestant1821
Catholic1151
Other-1
None4,491-
Catahoula 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: 2
Catahoula Parish:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Catahoula Parish:

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Catahoula Parish:

12.2%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Catahoula Parish:

31.4%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.4%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in Catahoula Parish:

Average size of farms: 534 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $65,706
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $189.98
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.39%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 16.30%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $84,716
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 54.26%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $79,463
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.05%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.27
Corn for grain: 17495 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3309 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 33526 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 33666 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 167 acres

Earthquake activity:

Catahoula Parish-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 82% 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 282.6 miles away from Catahoula Parish center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 289.4 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 273.7 miles away from the county center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 244.0 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 246.4 miles away from Catahoula 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 294.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Louisiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 08, 2016 to April 08, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4263: March 13, 2016, FEMA Id: 4263, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Louisiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 08, 2013 to January 17, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4102: February 22, 2013, FEMA Id: 4102, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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 Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: October 29, 2009 to November 03, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1863: December 10, 2009, FEMA Id: 1863, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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 Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: October 16, 2006 to November 08, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1668: November 02, 2006, FEMA Id: 1668, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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 26, 2005 to November 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3212: August 27, 2005, FEMA Id: 3212, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 11 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Catahoula Parish (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Canada (51%)
  • India (21%)
  • West Indies (7%)
  • Mexico (5%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Honduras (4%)
  • Korea (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Catahoula Parish


  • American (35%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • English (2%)
  • German (2%)
  • Italian (0%)
  • Scottish (0%)

Catahoula Parish mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,226 (89.0%)
  • Carpooled: 235 (9.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 3 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 18 (0.7%)
  • Worked at home: 15 (0.6%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
392 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
116 people in nursing homes

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

  • 778 people in state prisons
  • 73 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 15 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $42,407.

4.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,903 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.88%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.81% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($29,181 average AGI)
1.07% relocated from other states ($6,723 average AGI)
Catahoula Parish:

1.07%
Louisiana average:

2.51%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from La Salle Parish, LA  1.01% ($51,938 average AGI)
from Concordia Parish, LA  0.66% ($22,524)
from Franklin Parish, LA  0.50% ($21,500)
from Ouachita Parish, LA  0.35% ($37,545)


5.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,168 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.24% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($25,515 average AGI)
1.00% relocated to other states ($6,653 average AGI)
Catahoula Parish:

1.00%
Louisiana average:

2.51%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Concordia Parish, LA  1.10% ($28,086 average AGI)
to La Salle Parish, LA  0.66% ($44,571)
to Rapides Parish, LA  0.50% ($37,188)
to Franklin Parish, LA  0.41% ($24,769)
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.31% ($30,600)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.5

Births per 1000 population in Catahoula Parish

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Catahoula Parish

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Catahoula Parish
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 23.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Catahoula Parish
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Catahoula Parish
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Catahoula Parish
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Catahoula Parish
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Catahoula Parish
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Catahoula Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,087 (1,582 aged, 505 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 426 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Congestive heart failure (170)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (163)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (135)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (111)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (69)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (64)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (52)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (49)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (42)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (42)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,455
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,388

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 18
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 48

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,223
  • In family households: 8,023 (1,335 male householders, 1,198 female householders)
    1,847 spouses, 2,729 children (2,457 natural, 19 adopted, 255 stepchildren), 370 grandchildren, 75 brothers or sisters, 135 parents, 156 other relatives, 140 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,225 (485 male householders (480 living alone)), 677 female householders (629 living alone)), 49 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 955

Size of family households: 1,256 2-persons, 493 3-persons, 482 4-persons, 229 5-persons, 36 6-persons, 40 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,109 1-person, 37 2-persons, 4 3-persons.

1,120 married couples with children.
690 single-parent households (235 men, 455 women).

98.6% of residents of Catahoula speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 9% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $97,083,000 ($9,136 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,144,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $26,426,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $19,711,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $16,900,000
Federal grants: $28,646,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,576,000 ($2,027,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,824,000 ($454,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,006,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,412,000
Federal Government insurance: $57,308,000

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

Births: 698
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 734
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +2
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -423
Here -40 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Catahoula Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.18 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.3
State:

4.5

Year house built in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana Note: State values scaled to Catahoula Parish population
  • 1032014 or later
  • 1142010 to 2013
  • 4912000 to 2009
  • 7451990 to 1999
  • 8481980 to 1989
  • 1,0961970 to 1979
  • 6251960 to 1969
  • 3881950 to 1959
  • 2741940 to 1949
  • 2791939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana Note: State values scaled to Catahoula Parish population
  • 151 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 63 rooms
  • 2414 rooms
  • 6005 rooms
  • 1,0176 rooms
  • 4087 rooms
  • 1938 rooms
  • 2399+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana Note: State values scaled to Catahoula Parish population
  • 331 room
  • 182 rooms
  • 743 rooms
  • 1134 rooms
  • 3335 rooms
  • 2846 rooms
  • 1137 rooms
  • 108 rooms
  • 29+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana Note: State values scaled to Catahoula Parish population
  • 15no bedroom
  • 631 bedroom
  • 5762 bedrooms
  • 1,6313 bedrooms
  • 3544 bedrooms
  • 495+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana Note: State values scaled to Catahoula Parish population
  • 33no bedroom
  • 631 bedroom
  • 3712 bedrooms
  • 4533 bedrooms
  • 624 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Catahoula Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Catahoula Parish population
  • 91no vehicle
  • 8101 vehicle
  • 1,1912 vehicles
  • 4753 vehicles
  • 864 vehicles
  • 535+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Catahoula Parish in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Catahoula Parish population
  • 172no vehicle
  • 4491 vehicle
  • 2702 vehicles
  • 883 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.7% of Catahoula Parish residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 86% lived in Louisiana.

Catahoula Parish:

87.7%
State average:

86.4%

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

  • This state: 7,898
  • Other state: 2,165
  • Northeast: 37
  • Midwest: 170
  • South: 1,906
  • West: 69
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Catahoula Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 47.0%Electricity
  • 28.3%Utility gas
  • 21.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 44.9%Electricity
  • 39.0%Utility gas
  • 12.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 116
Here:

10.3%
Louisiana:

17.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 32
Here:

7.4%
Louisiana:

17.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 30
Here:

16.2%
Louisiana:

17.3%

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

Catahoula Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $204,000
    General: $83,000
    Own Hospitals: $12,000
  • Current Operations - Corrections - Other: $5,898,000
    Own Hospitals: $1,641,000
    Regular Highways: $1,078,000
    Police Protection: $976,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $536,000
    Solid Waste Management: $477,000
    Financial Administration: $417,000
    General - Other: $324,000
    Central Staff Services: $257,000
    Housing & Community Development: $204,000
    Libraries: $198,000
    Welfare - Other: $157,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $72,000
    Water Utilities: $71,000
    Parks & Recreation: $69,000
    Health Services - Other: $31,000
    Fire Protection: $21,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $33,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $241,000
    Regular Highways: $111,000
    Solid Waste Management: $81,000
    Police Protection: $58,000
    Corrections - Other: $35,000
    Own Hospitals: $35,000
    Libraries: $29,000
    Financial Administration: $22,000
    Judicial: $6,000
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $6,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,757,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000

Catahoula Parish government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $960,000
    All Other: $265,000
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $204,000
    General Support: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $13,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,937,000
    Interest Earnings: $44,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $72,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $834,000
    All Other: $658,000
    Public Welfare: $335,000
    General Support: $297,000
    Highways: $270,000
    Water Utilities: $205,000
    Housing & Community Development: $64,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,445,000
    Total General Sales: $1,137,000
    Public Utilities: $97,000
    NEC: $73,000

Catahoula Parish government finances - Debt in 2004:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $244,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $437,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $25,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $126,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $291,000
    Water Utilities: $239,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $45,000
    Water Utilities: $5,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $12,000

Catahoula Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,673,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $130,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 675
  • Number of aged recipients: 96
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 579
  • Number of recipients under 18: 91
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 390
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 194
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 280
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 284
Catahoula Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Catahoula Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Catahoula Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8774.5 years
James8671.8 years
Mary8577.2 years
William6372.3 years
Willie5270.7 years
Robert4972.1 years
Henry4671.6 years
Charles4170.1 years
George4172.2 years
Annie3879.7 years
Most common last names in Catahoula Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8475.8 years
Johnson6573.1 years
White5676.0 years
Jones5274.6 years
Williams5175.2 years
Davis4476.7 years
Wiley4171.0 years
Ford3676.0 years
Brown3578.0 years
Jackson3473.6 years
Businesses in Catahoula Parish, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1