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County population in 2012: 12,154 (78% urban, 22% rural); it was 13,728 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,070
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,401
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,766
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,554 (it was 1,703 in 2000)
% of renters here:

38%
State:

33%

Land area: 624 sq. mi.
Water area: 26.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 19 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Madison Parish: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (24.8%), Retail trade (12.0%), Public administration (10.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 68%
  • Government: 24%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Madison Parish, Louisiana:


Median resident age:  34.0 years
Louisiana median age:  35.0 years

Males: 5,986  (57.7%)
Females: 6,107  (42.3%)

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Average household size:
Madison Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $26,760 ($20,509 in 1999)
This county:

$26760
Louisiana:

$42492

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $314 (lower quartile is $171, upper quartile is $443)
This county:

$314
State:

$566


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $71,774 (it was $43,900 in 2000)
Madison Parish:

$71,774
Louisiana:

$135,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $43,134 - $105,421

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $133,668
Here:

$133,668
State:

$177,067

Townhouses or other attached units: $107,216
Here:

$107,216
State:

$204,229

In 2-unit structures: $226,509
Here:

$226,509
State:

$235,168

Mobile homes: $42,035
Here:

$42,035
State:

$34,481
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,116
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $214

Institutionalized population: 1,544

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


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


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Single-family new house construction building permits:


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $127 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $128 (0.2%)


Madison Parish household income distribution in 2009 Madison Parish home values distribution


Madison Parish contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 27.2%
(14.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.8% for Black residents, 26.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 27.7% for other race residents, 14.0% for two or more races residents)
Median age of residents in 2010: 34 years old
(Males: 32 years old, Females: 37 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 31 years old, American Indian residents: 46 years old, Asian residents: 31 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old, Other race residents: 41 years old)

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

36.7%
Whole state:

19.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

19.4%
Whole state:

9.4%

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Madison Parish is $355 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: Tallulah, Richmond, Delta, Mound.

Madison 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 Madison Parish: Alcadone Plantation (A), Ashley Landing (B), Boney Landing (C), Cabin Teele Landing (D), California Plantation (E), Cape Plantation (F), Crystal Springs Plantation (G), Dalkeith Plantation (H), Duckport Landing (I), Glen May Plantation (J), Hapaca Planatation (K), Hermean Plantation (L), Hodge Landing (M), Huon Plantation (N), Kellogg Landing (O), Killarney Planatation (P), Morancy Landing (Q), Mound Plantation (R), Nebraska Landing (S), Omega Landing (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Madison Parish include: Shady Grove Church (A), Simmons Grove Church (B), Thomas Chapel (C), Union Church (D), Willow Bayou Church (E), Zion Pilgrim Number 1 Church (F), Zion Pilgrim Number 2 Church (G), Warsaw Baptist Church (H), Solomon Temple (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Allendale Cemetery (1), Waverly Cemetery (2), Oakwood Cemetery (3), Memorial Park Cemetery (4), Silver Cross Cemetery (5), Montrose Cemetery (6), Morning Crest Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Lake Sixteen (A), Sip Lake (B), Harrison Lake (C), Sandbar Lake (D), Sandbank Lake (E), Despair Lake (F), River Lake (G), Bear Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cross Bayou (A), Cow Bayou (B), Fool River (C), Bull Calf Bayou (D), Bull Bayou (E), Buckshot Bayou (F), Brushy Bayou (G), Boggy Bayou (H), Bayou Despair (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: East Carroll Parish , Franklin Parish , Richland Parish , Tensas Parish , Warren County, Mississippi , Tensas Parish , Warren County, Mississippi .

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: 63.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 63 (40% naturalized citizens)

Madison Parish:

0.5%
Whole state:

2.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 69.3%

Madison Parish marital status for males
Madison Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Madison Parish with a mortgage: 930 (41 second mortgage, 45 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,191

Here:

43.8% with mortgage
State:

59.7% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.28%
Here36.3%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 4,981
Total congregations: 14

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationOther
Adherents4,108 (82.5%)423 (8.5%)120 (2.4%)114 (2.3%)216 (4.3%)
Congregations7 (50.0%)1 (7.1%)1 (7.1%)1 (7.1%)4 (28.6%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Madison Parish - Tallulah, Richmond, Delta, Mound

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
This county:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Madison Parish:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
This county:

5.08 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Madison Parish:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

12.1%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

32.8%
Louisiana:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Madison Parish:

8.2%
State:

13.7%


Agriculture in Madison Parish:

Average size of farms: 865 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $164,826
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $247.05
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.30%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $144,470
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 76.13%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 13.61%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $115,313
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 79.93%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 1.22
Corn for grain: 72164 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 5671 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 50007 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 37741 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 197 acres

Tornado activity:

Madison Parish historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 5.8 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 42 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 11/21/1992, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Madison Parish-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.3 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Madison Parish (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers


Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4%)
  • Food (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Health care (23%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (3%)

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




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





Madison Parish mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,970 (71%)
  • Carpooled: 878 (21%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0%)
  • Taxi: 39 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 14 (0%)
  • Walked: 165 (4%)
  • Other means: 27 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 66 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

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


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $28,995.

5.43% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,333 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.43%
Louisiana average:

8.89%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.93% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($14,015 average AGI)
2.50% relocated from other states ($10,318 average AGI)
Madison Parish:

2.50%
Louisiana average:

2.22%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Warren County, MS  0.69% ($21,480 average AGI)
from Richland Parish, LA  0.44% ($25,438)
from East Carroll Parish, LA  0.38% ($35,143)
from Orleans Parish, LA  0.38% ($40,214)
from Ouachita Parish, LA  0.36% ($19,231)
from West Carroll Parish, LA  0.30% ($11,364)


6.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($23,800 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
Louisiana average:

13.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.24% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($12,260 average AGI)
3.51% relocated to other states ($11,540 average AGI)
Madison Parish:

3.51%
Louisiana average:

7.16%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Warren County, MS  1.16% ($27,767 average AGI)
to Ouachita Parish, LA  1.03% ($20,316)
to Richland Parish, LA  0.46% ($37,588)
to East Carroll Parish, LA  0.32% ($21,917)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 18.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 17.5

Births per 1000 population in Madison Parish

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Madison Parish

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 14.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Madison Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 1,759 (1,434 aged, 325 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 27%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 25%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.69
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8487.230
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 192.370
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 13858.11

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1990.850
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1332.580

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 15.62
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 56.19

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,502

Size of family households: 1,089 2-persons, 698 3-persons, 507 4-persons, 280 5-persons, 115 6-persons, 89 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,099 1-person, 126 2-persons, 16 3-persons, 2 4-persons, 1 5-persons, 2 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

97.4% of residents of Madison Parish speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (79% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 13% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (97% speak English very well, 3% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $133,532,000 ($10275 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,671,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $24,778,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $27,443,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $19,554,000
Federal grants: $54,852,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,522,000 ($4,142,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,383,000 ($89,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $4,116,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,357,000
Federal Government insurance: $62,089,000

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

Births: 968
Here:

78 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 754
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +25
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,494
Here -120 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Madison Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.90 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.1

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 35
  • 3 rooms: 78
  • 4 rooms: 367
  • 5 rooms: 842
  • 6 rooms: 592
  • 7 rooms: 413
  • 8 rooms: 223
  • 9+ rooms: 216
  • 1 room: 34
  • 2 rooms: 106
  • 3 rooms: 205
  • 4 rooms: 414
  • 5 rooms: 619
  • 6 rooms: 213
  • 7 rooms: 75
  • 8 rooms: 3
  • 9+ rooms: 34
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 87
  • 2 bedrooms: 570
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,600
  • 4 bedrooms: 423
  • 5+ bedrooms: 86
  • no bedroom: 34
  • 1 bedroom: 326
  • 2 bedrooms: 559
  • 3 bedrooms: 667
  • 4 bedrooms: 99
  • 5+ bedrooms: 18
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 260
  • 1 vehicle: 1,078
  • 2 vehicles: 1,103
  • 3 vehicles: 266
  • 4 vehicles: 48
  • 5+ vehicles: 11
  • no vehicle: 597
  • 1 vehicle: 745
  • 2 vehicles: 314
  • 3 vehicles: 33
  • 4 vehicles: 14
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

61% of Madison Parish residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in Louisiana.

Madison Parish:

61.4%
State average:

59.6%


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


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $14,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Madison Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (52.4%)
  • Electricity (27.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17.4%)
  • Wood (1.7%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (55.0%)
  • Electricity (35.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8.7%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 225
Here:

11.6%
Louisiana:

17.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 162
Here:

13.1%
Louisiana:

15.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 25
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 (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue Debt

Madison Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2002:


Madison Parish government finances - Revenue in 2002:


Madison Parish government finances - Debt in 2002:


Madison Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Madison Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Madison Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)




Most common first names in Madison Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary15577.4 years
James13871.6 years
Willie10972.9 years
John10872.9 years
William8174.8 years
Robert7774.5 years
Henry6375.2 years
George6374.1 years
Annie4279.7 years
Charlie3777.6 years
Most common last names in Madison Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams12975.4 years
Jones8776.6 years
Smith8676.5 years
Johnson8574.8 years
Jackson8475.3 years
Brown6775.0 years
Davis5273.8 years
Green4777.6 years
Harris4075.7 years
Thomas3775.1 years
Businesses in Madison Parish, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Popeyes1
Arby's1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Super 81
FedEx1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS2
McDonald's1Wendy's1

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