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Madison Parish, Louisiana (LA)

County population in 2016: 11,894 (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. 2016 cost of living index in Madison Parish: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (52.6%), Manufacturing (31.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 53%
  • Government: 21%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 26%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Madison Parish, Louisiana:

  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (63.3%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (33.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Median resident age:  34.5 years
Louisiana median age:  36.5 years
Males: 5,936  (49.9%)
Females: 5,958  (50.1%)
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Madison Parish,LA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Madison Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $25,122 ($20,509 in 1999)

This county:

$25,122
Louisiana:

$45,146

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $316 (lower quartile is $253, upper quartile is $393)
This county:

$316
State:

$656


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $66,055 (it was $43,900 in 2000)
Madison:

$66,055
Louisiana:

$158,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $41,800 - $97,288
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $816
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $279

Institutionalized population: 1,544

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 61
  • Burglaries: 32
  • Thefts: 91
  • Auto thefts: 12

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 38
  • Burglaries: 22
  • Thefts: 87
  • Auto thefts: 22
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $277,000
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $171,100
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2012: 57 buildings, average cost: $149,600
  • 2013: 58 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2014: 49 buildings, average cost: $162,800
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: $227 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $226 (0.4%)

Madison Parish household income distribution in 2013 Madison Parish home values distribution in 2013 Madison Parish contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 40.5%
Madison Parish:

40.5%
Louisiana:

20.2%
(25.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.8% for Black residents, 83.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 34.5 years old
(Males: 32.1 years old, Females: 36.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.8 years old, Black residents: 31.6 years old, American Indian residents: 39.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.3 years old, Other race residents: 68.9 years old)

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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Neighboring counties: Choctaw County, Alabama , Jackson Parish , Jones County, Mississippi , Cherokee County, Texas , Turner County, Georgia , Shelby County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.1%
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: 74.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 53 (89.9% naturalized citizens)

Madison Parish:

0.5%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Madison Parish population
  • 02010 or later
  • 482000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 161980 to 1989
  • 101970 to 1979
  • 7Before 1970

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:

  • One, detached: 3,625
  • One, attached: 4
  • Two: 150
  • 3 or 4: 278
  • 5 to 9: 286
  • 10 to 19: 18
  • 20 to 49: 64
  • 50 or more: 11
  • Mobile homes: 551
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Housing units in Madison Parish with a mortgage: 760 (0 second mortgage, 27 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,391

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

52.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Madison Parish

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,1307
Black Protestant1,1035
Mainline Protestant4953
Catholic941
None7,271-
Madison 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
Madison Parish:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Madison Parish:

5.08 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Madison Parish:

12.1%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Madison Parish:

32.8%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

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

Earthquake activity:

Madison Parish-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 230.1 miles away from Madison Parish center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 201.3 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 203.3 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) earthquake occurred 246.2 miles away from the county center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 320.7 miles away from Madison 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 238.9 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 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
  • Louisiana Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: April 27, 1991 to May 31, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-904: May 03, 1991, FEMA Id: 904, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Madison Parish (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 2 (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 (43%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Honduras (98%)
  • Argentina (11%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Madison Parish


  • American (18%)
  • English (2%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • German (1%)
  • Italian (0%)
  • French (except Basque) (0%)
  • Scottish (0%)

Madison Parish mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,855 (85.0%)
  • Carpooled: 218 (6.5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (0.1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 3 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 71 (2.1%)
  • Walked: 166 (4.9%)
  • Worked at home: 21 (0.6%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 571 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 436 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 159 people in nursing homes
  • 143 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 47 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 41 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 23 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in other group homes

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

  • 1,430 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 39 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $31,791.

5.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,284 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.07%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.41% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($12,984 average AGI)
2.66% relocated from other states ($11,301 average AGI)
Madison Parish:

2.66%
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 Warren County, MS  0.78% ($23,179 average AGI)
from Ouachita Parish, LA  0.53% ($18,316)
from Richland Parish, LA  0.36% ($30,769)
from East Carroll Parish, LA  0.30% ($24,636)


5.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,015 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.12% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($15,520 average AGI)
2.35% relocated to other states ($8,495 average AGI)
Madison Parish:

2.35%
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 Ouachita Parish, LA  0.99% ($21,972 average AGI)
to Warren County, MS  0.61% ($25,682)
to Richland Parish, LA  0.55% ($31,650)

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 from 2007 to 2014: 11.4

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 population in Madison Parish
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,804 (1,427 aged, 377 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 554 (16%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (283)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (201)
  • Sudden cardiac death, so described (123)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (110)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (90)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (77)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (67)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (63)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (55)
  • Malignant neoplasm without specification of site (48)

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: 8,487
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 192
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 13,858

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,991
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,333

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 56

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

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,894
  • In family households: 8,405 (1,011 male householders, 1,449 female householders)
    1,337 spouses, 3,274 children (3,110 natural, 39 adopted, 126 stepchildren), 745 grandchildren, 68 brothers or sisters, 43 parents, 225 other relatives, 290 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,801 (696 male householders (650 living alone)), 910 female householders (811 living alone)), 181 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,678

Size of family households: 1,030 2-persons, 632 3-persons, 414 4-persons, 152 5-persons, 167 6-persons, 58 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,461 1-person, 89 2-persons, 43 3-persons.

850 married couples with children.
1,202 single-parent households (51 men, 1,151 women).

98.7% of residents of Madison speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (77% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $133,532,000 ($10,275 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:

6.1
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.5

Year house built in Madison Parish, Louisiana Note: State values scaled to Madison Parish population
  • 112014 or later
  • 1452010 to 2013
  • 4112000 to 2009
  • 4801990 to 1999
  • 6431980 to 1989
  • 1,2441970 to 1979
  • 7641960 to 1969
  • 7341950 to 1959
  • 2561940 to 1949
  • 2451939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison Parish, Louisiana Note: State values scaled to Madison Parish population
  • 41 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 293 rooms
  • 1214 rooms
  • 4935 rooms
  • 7726 rooms
  • 3397 rooms
  • 1868 rooms
  • 1929+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana Note: State values scaled to Madison Parish population
  • 2041 room
  • 462 rooms
  • 1133 rooms
  • 3094 rooms
  • 6225 rooms
  • 4626 rooms
  • 957 rooms
  • 838 rooms
  • 259+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison Parish, Louisiana Note: State values scaled to Madison Parish population
  • 4no bedroom
  • 381 bedroom
  • 4202 bedrooms
  • 1,2543 bedrooms
  • 3584 bedrooms
  • 485+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana Note: State values scaled to Madison Parish population
  • 199no bedroom
  • 2981 bedroom
  • 5472 bedrooms
  • 7793 bedrooms
  • 1364 bedrooms
  • 35+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Madison Parish population
  • 183no vehicle
  • 6431 vehicle
  • 7802 vehicles
  • 3953 vehicles
  • 664 vehicles
  • 615+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison Parish in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Madison Parish population
  • 593no vehicle
  • 9581 vehicle
  • 3262 vehicles
  • 743 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

85.6% of Madison Parish residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 80% lived in Louisiana.

Madison Parish:

85.6%
State average:

86.4%

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

  • This state: 8,303
  • Other state: 3,505
  • Northeast: 29
  • Midwest: 177
  • South: 3,178
  • West: 153
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Madison Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 55.4%Utility gas
  • 34.3%Electricity
  • 8.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 47.4%Electricity
  • 41.8%Utility gas
  • 6.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 178
Here:

13.8%
Louisiana:

17.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 76
Here:

12.9%
Louisiana:

17.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 10
Here:

6.2%
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

Madison Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General: $340,000
    Housing & Community Development: $271,000
  • Current Operations - Corrections - Other: $2,646,000
    Regular Highways: $966,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $739,000
    Police Protection: $605,000
    Solid Waste Management: $516,000
    Central Staff Services: $390,000
    Financial Administration: $347,000
    General Public Buildings: $329,000
    Libraries: $195,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    Welfare - Other: $103,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $55,000
    Housing & Community Development: $50,000
    Transit Utilities: $31,000
    Health Services - Other: $28,000
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $258,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Corrections - Other: $126,000
    Police Protection: $95,000
    Judicial: $59,000
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000
    General Public Building: $47,000
    Regular Highways: $35,000
    Housing & Community Development: $26,000
    Financial Administration: $21,000
    Central Staff: $16,000
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $10,000
    General - Other: $7,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,540,000

Madison Parish government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $356,000
    Solid Waste Management: $322,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $42,000
    General Support: $20,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $7,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $664,000
    Interest Earnings: $123,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,282,000
    Housing & Community Development: $301,000
    Highways: $226,000
    General Support: $164,000
    Transit Utilities: $78,000
    Health & Hospitals: $3,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,276,000
    Total General Sales: $1,088,000
    NEC: $102,000
    Public Utilities: $59,000

Madison Parish government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,269,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $139,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $253,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,740,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $415,000

Madison Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,640,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $627,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 799
  • Number of aged recipients: 109
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 690
  • Number of recipients under 18: 175
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 429
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 195
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 262
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 349
Madison Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Madison Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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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