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Livingston Parish, Louisiana (LA)

County population in 2014: 135,751 (59% urban, 41% rural); it was 91,814 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 24,021
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 12,697
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 27,337
Renter-occupied apartments: 9,289 (it was 5,293 in 2000)
% of renters here:

16%
State:

33%

Land area: 648 sq. mi.

Water area: 54.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 209 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Livingston Parish: 90.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Construction (13.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (13.1%), Information (12.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 55%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 37%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Livingston Parish, Louisiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (90.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (5.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Asian alone (0.5%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.4%)
Median resident age:  34.0 years
Louisiana median age:  35.0 years
Males: 67,195  (49.5%)
Females: 68,556  (50.5%)

Livingston Parish,LA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Livingston Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,246 ($38,887 in 1999)

This county:

$52246
Louisiana:

$44164

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $615 (lower quartile is $436, upper quartile is $811)
This county:

$615
State:

$620


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $150,100 (it was $79,600 in 2000)
Livingston:

$150,100
Louisiana:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $81,200 - $204,700
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,124
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $273

Institutionalized population: 842

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

  • Murders: 6
  • Rapes: 24
  • Robberies: 10
  • Assaults: 236
  • Burglaries: 485
  • Thefts: 355
  • Auto thefts: 90

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 13
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 172
  • Burglaries: 640
  • Thefts: 284
  • Auto thefts: 64
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 1465 buildings, average cost: $90,200
  • 2008: 740 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2009: 824 buildings, average cost: $154,700
  • 2010: 749 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2011: 749 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2012: 885 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2013: 647 buildings, average cost: $202,500
  • 2014: 703 buildings, average cost: $208,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $962 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $337 (0.4%)

Livingston Parish household income distribution in 2009 Livingston Parish home values distribution Livingston Parish contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.2%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.5% for Black residents, 15.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.2% for other race residents, 30.7% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.2%
Livingston Parish:

16.2%
Louisiana:

19.8%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.3% for Black residents, 17.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.0% for other race residents, 33.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 35 years old
(Males: 35 years old, Females: 36 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 36 years old, Black residents: 27 years old, American Indian residents: 36 years old, Asian residents: 33 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 27 years old)

Area name: Baton Rouge, LA HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Livingston Parish is $624 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $720 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $918 a month.

Cities in this county include: Denham Springs, Walker, Livingston, Killian, Watson, French Settlement, Albany, Port Vincent, Springfield.

Livingston 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: East Baton Rouge Parish , Leon County, Florida , Pointe Coupee Parish , Llano County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 3,235
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 702 (50% naturalized citizens)

Livingston Parish:

0.8%
Whole state:

2.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 175
  • 1990 to 1994: 66
  • 1985 to 1989: 38
  • 1980 to 1984: 61
  • 1975 to 1979: 49
  • 1970 to 1974: 28
  • 1970 to 1974: 91
  • 1965 to 1969: 194

Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 31.0%

Livingston Parish marital status for males Livingston Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 22,993
  • One, attached: 201
  • Two: 207
  • 3 or 4: 534
  • 5 to 9: 259
  • 10 to 19: 67
  • 20 or more: 238
  • Mobile homes: 11,593
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 120

Housing units in Livingston Parish with a mortgage: 11,219 (1,044 second mortgage, 688 home equity loan, 35 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,912

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

59.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Livingston Parish

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant39,79198
Catholic16,1544
Mainline Protestant5,42314
Other1,2863
Black Protestant4844
None64,888-
Livingston 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: 20
Livingston Parish:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Livingston Parish:

6.01 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 39
This county:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Livingston Parish:

10.1%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Livingston Parish:

29.3%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.8%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in Livingston Parish:

Average size of farms: 76 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $15,684
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $324.70
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 9.63%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 81.69%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $15,057
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.59%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.92%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $19,124
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.57%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 23.07
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.48%
Vegetables: 53 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 44 acres

Earthquake activity:

Livingston 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 186.5 miles away from Livingston 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 387.1 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 214.6 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 173.5 miles away from the county 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 290.6 miles away from Livingston Parish center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 181.3 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:

  • LouisianaHurricane Ike, Incident Period: September 11, 2008 to November 7, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1792): September 13, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1792, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaHurricane Gustav, Incident Period: September 1, 2008 to September 11, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1786): September 2, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1786, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaHurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 27, 2008 to September 11, 2008, Emergency Declared (EM-3289): August 29, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3289, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaHurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to November 1, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1607): September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1607, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaHurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to November 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3260): September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3260, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaHurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to November 1, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1603): August 29, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1603, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaHurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 26, 2005 to November 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3212): August 27, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3212, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 12, 2004 to May 19, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1521): June 8, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1521, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • LouisianaLoss of the Space Shuttle Columbia, Incident Period: February 1, 2003, Emergency Declared (EM-3172): February 1, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3172, Natural disaster type: Other
  • LouisianaHurricane Lili, Incident Period: October 1, 2002 to October 16, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1437): October 3, 2002, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1437, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 14 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Livingston Parish (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tropical Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • United Kingdom (16%)
  • Mexico (12%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • Cuba (9%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • India (7%)
  • Philippines (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Livingston Parish (%):

  • United States or American (25%)
  • French (except Basque) (15%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • English (8%)
  • German (8%)
  • Italian (5%)
  • French Canadian (3%)

Livingston Parish mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 33,454 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 5,284 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 111 (0%)
  • Railroad: 2 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 50 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 34 (0%)
  • Walked: 320 (1%)
  • Other means: 293 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 719 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 316 people in nursing homes
  • 142 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 46 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 39 people in other group homes
  • 33 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in job corps and vocational training facilities

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

  • 524 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 310 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 283 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 38 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 29 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $54,316.

7.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,184 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.28%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.62% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($29,507 average AGI)
1.65% relocated from other states ($8,677 average AGI)
Livingston Parish:

1.65%
Louisiana average:

2.51%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  2.74% ($38,734 average AGI)
from Tangipahoa Parish, LA  0.84% ($33,256)
from Ascension Parish, LA  0.59% ($37,044)
from Jefferson Parish, LA  0.16% ($39,750)
from St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.14% ($40,797)
from St. Helena Parish, LA  0.11% ($36,851)
from West Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.10% ($35,537)


6.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,112 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($138 average AGI)
Livingston Parish:

0.03%
Louisiana average:

0.06%

4.88% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($25,694 average AGI)
1.78% relocated to other states ($10,280 average AGI)
Livingston Parish:

1.78%
Louisiana average:

2.51%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  1.95% ($37,659 average AGI)
to Tangipahoa Parish, LA  0.85% ($28,403)
to Ascension Parish, LA  0.59% ($38,486)
to St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.17% ($41,171)
to St. Helena Parish, LA  0.14% ($23,492)
to Jefferson Parish, LA  0.13% ($41,768)
to Orleans Parish, LA  0.10% ($29,488)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.5
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 1.7

Births per 1000 population in Livingston Parish

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 7.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Livingston Parish

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Livingston Parish

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Livingston Parish
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Livingston Parish


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 13,577 (10,306 aged, 3,271 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 3,584 (10%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1017)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (887)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (830)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (697)
  • Congestive heart failure (643)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (399)
  • Unspecified dementia (371)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (349)
  • Person injured in unspecified motor-vehicle accident, traffic (321)
  • Accidental poisoning by and exposure to other and unspecified drugs, medicaments and biological substances (316)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1508.160
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 740.8

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 22.7
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 54.03

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7.33
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 53.4. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 33.7
  • Other - 19.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 148.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 101.1
  • Other - 47.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 126,834
  • In family households: 112,445 (24,469 male householders, 10,028 female householders)
    25,632 spouses, 40,843 children (36,751 natural, 927 adopted, 3,165 stepchildren), 3,865 grandchildren, 948 brothers or sisters, 986 parents, 1,473 other relatives, 3,336 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 14,389 (5,784 male householders (4,375 living alone)), 5,726 female householders (4,858 living alone)), 2,879 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,192 (842 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 12,634 2-persons, 8,663 3-persons, 7,700 4-persons, 3,618 5-persons, 1,260 6-persons, 622 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,233 1-person, 1,875 2-persons, 256 3-persons, 105 4-persons, 31 5-persons, 8 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

19,480 married couples with children.
5,063 single-parent households (1,445 men, 3,618 women).

96.2% of residents of Livingston Parish speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (89% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $344,298,000 ($3259 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,767,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $172,396,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $93,532,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $343,000
Federal grants: $65,260,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,231,000 ($572,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,536,000 ($76,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $687,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $81,530,000
Federal Government insurance: $990,344,000

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

Births: 7,845
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,684
Here:

34 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +124
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +13,294
Here +122 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Livingston Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 9.50 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 2,419
  • 2000 to 2004: 16,978
  • 1990 to 1999: 11,369
  • 1980 to 1989: 6,606
  • 1970 to 1979: 7,093
  • 1960 to 1969: 4,151
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,105
  • 1940 to 1949: 961
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,021
Rooms in houses/apartments in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 87
  • 2 rooms: 245
  • 3 rooms: 1,242
  • 4 rooms: 3,406
  • 5 rooms: 9,431
  • 6 rooms: 6,594
  • 7 rooms: 3,431
  • 8 rooms: 1,744
  • 9+ rooms: 1,157
  • 1 room: 40
  • 2 rooms: 285
  • 3 rooms: 734
  • 4 rooms: 1,682
  • 5 rooms: 1,607
  • 6 rooms: 563
  • 7 rooms: 252
  • 8 rooms: 72
  • 9+ rooms: 58
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 152
  • 1 bedroom: 819
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,505
  • 3 bedrooms: 17,253
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,264
  • 5+ bedrooms: 344
  • no bedroom: 106
  • 1 bedroom: 691
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,425
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,839
  • 4 bedrooms: 224
  • 5+ bedrooms: 8
Cars and other vehicles available in Livingston Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 985
  • 1 vehicle: 7,312
  • 2 vehicles: 13,491
  • 3 vehicles: 4,184
  • 4 vehicles: 1,048
  • 5+ vehicles: 317
  • no vehicle: 656
  • 1 vehicle: 2,579
  • 2 vehicles: 1,695
  • 3 vehicles: 254
  • 4 vehicles: 68
  • 5+ vehicles: 41

58% of Livingston Parish residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 75% lived in Louisiana.

Livingston Parish:

58.4%
State average:

59.6%

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

  • This state: 72675
  • Northeast: 1293
  • Midwest: 2681
  • South: 12356
  • West: 1684

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $81,100


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Livingston Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (66.4%)
  • Utility gas (24.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.7%)
  • Wood (3.2%)
  • Electricity (69.4%)
  • Utility gas (22.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.5%)
  • Wood (1.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 642
Here:

5.0%
Louisiana:

17.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 292
Here:

4.8%
Louisiana:

15.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 245
Here:

8.7%
Louisiana:

16.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Livingston Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $12,855,000
    Sewerage: $4,340,000
    Water Utilities: $4,309,000
    Libraries: $3,874,000
    Health - Other: $2,402,000
    Parks and Recreation: $153,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $75,000
    Local Fire Protection: $64,000
    General - Other: $49,000
    Financial Administration: $22,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $7,320,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,664,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,942,000
    Regular Highways: $3,608,000
    Financial Administration: $3,246,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,511,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,467,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,262,000
    General - Other: $2,068,000
    Water Utilities: $1,826,000
    Libraries: $1,658,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,201,000
    Parks and Recreation: $935,000
    Sewerage: $905,000
    Gas Utilities: $855,000
    Health - Other: $780,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $46,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,053,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000
    Health - Other: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Natural Resources - Other: $915,000
    Local Fire Protection: $882,000
    Police Protection: $852,000
    Correctional Institutions: $505,000
    Parks and Recreation: $483,000
    General - Other: $425,000
    Financial Administration: $257,000
    Libraries: $240,000
    Regular Highways: $123,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $115,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $85,000
    Health - Other: $45,000
    Water Utilities: $40,000
    Central Staff Services: $29,000
    Sewerage: $17,000
    Gas Utilities: $7,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $18,345,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $738,000

Livingston Parish government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $3,844,000
    Sewerage: $1,383,000
    Parks and Recreation: $680,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $192,000
    Sewerage: $48,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $25,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,104,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,671,000
    Royalties: $1,460,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $663,000
    Sale of Property: $138,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $43,000
    Rents: $7,000
    Special Assessments: $4,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,854,000
    Gas Utilities: $879,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,881,000
    Sewerage: $2,682,000
    Highways: $2,206,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,905,000
    Water Utilities: $233,000
    Health and Hospitals: $63,000
    Public Welfare: $20,000
  • Tax - Property: $22,318,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $17,600,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,486,000
    Other License: $1,058,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $572,000
    Other Selective Sales: $192,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $79,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $53,000
    Amusements Sales: $51,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $44,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $32,000

Livingston Parish government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,192,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,545,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,129,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,482,000

Livingston Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,471,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $34,105,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,543,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,463
  • Number of aged recipients: 189
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,274
  • Number of recipients under 18: 422
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,641
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 400
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 848
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,098
Livingston Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Livingston Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full 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 ORIGINATED1,007$154,084574$139,4551,960$151,616271$44,0592$911,500233$142,558271$54,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED41$142,70776$100,605231$151,58439$62,1280$020$114,65058$61,207
APPLICATIONS DENIED447$146,494238$104,870886$139,924227$30,0441$225,00043$86,837229$55,096
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN178$154,770127$116,370565$151,34927$106,4810$028$91,50068$56,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS47$141,46831$134,484207$142,13026$62,4230$010$136,70033$58,273
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED82$187,51292$186,7834$105,2500$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED28$210,60744$207,3412$103,0001$106,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$215,57122$225,1360$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$288,66711$227,6360$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$288,5000$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Livingston Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James32470.2 years
John30470.9 years
Mary23976.1 years
William22171.6 years
Robert20069.9 years
Charles16068.6 years
Joseph15370.3 years
George12373.2 years
Willie12172.7 years
Henry10473.1 years
Most common last names in Livingston Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones14471.1 years
Smith13172.8 years
Brown9672.5 years
Johnson9569.8 years
Williams9171.5 years
Sibley8973.1 years
Watts8975.2 years
Davis8070.7 years
Martin7971.1 years
Miller7973.0 years
Businesses in Livingston Parish, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T4MasterBrand Cabinets3
Advance Auto Parts2McDonald's4
Arby's1Nike4
Ashley Furniture1Office Depot1
AutoZone3Papa John's Pizza2
Baskin-Robbins1Penske1
Best Western1Pizza Hut2
Blockbuster1Popeyes4
Burger King3Quality1
CVS2Quiznos2
Church's Chicken1RadioShack1
Circle K6Rite Aid1
Curves1Ryan's Grill1
DHL1SONIC Drive-In3
Days Inn1Sears1
Domino's Pizza4Starbucks2
FedEx4Subway7
Ford1T-Mobile3
GameStop2Taco Bell3
Goodwill1Tire Kingdom1
H&R Block3True Value2
Hilton1U-Haul4
Holiday Inn1UPS7
Home Depot1Verizon Wireless1
IHOP1Waffle House2
Jack In The Box1Walgreens4
Jones New York1Walmart2
La Quinta1Wendy's2
Lane Furniture1

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  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"