St. Charles Parish, Louisiana (LA)

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County population in 2012: 52,681 (89% urban, 11% rural); it was 48,072 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,885
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,919
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 13,370
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,753 (it was 3,052 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

33%

Land area: 284 sq. mi.

Water area: 126.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 185 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in St. Charles Parish: 98.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.6%), Retail trade (15.4%), Manufacturing (12.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 23%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (66.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (26.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (5.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Asian alone (0.8%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Louisiana median age:  35.0 years
Males: 26,085  (44.4%)
Females: 26,695  (55.6%)

St. Charles Parish,LA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
St. Charles Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $55,270 ($45,139 in 1999)

This county:

$55270
Louisiana:

$44164

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $754 (lower quartile is $556, upper quartile is $960)
This county:

$754
State:

$620


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $188,279 (it was $96,300 in 2000)
St. Charles:

$188,279
Louisiana:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $107,605 - $269,618
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,437
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $368

Institutionalized population: 590

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):

St. Charles Parish, LA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 174 buildings, average cost: $147,800
  • 2001: 196 buildings, average cost: $135,800
  • 2002: 216 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2003: 319 buildings, average cost: $148,100
  • 2004: 319 buildings, average cost: $157,100
  • 2005: 309 buildings, average cost: $155,800
  • 2006: 574 buildings, average cost: $200,700
  • 2007: 126 buildings, average cost: $229,700
  • 2008: 100 buildings, average cost: $195,700
  • 2009: 115 buildings, average cost: $172,400

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: $1,391 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $989 (0.6%)

St. Charles Parish household income distribution in 2009 St. Charles Parish home values distribution St. Charles Parish contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.5%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents, 12.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 10.6% for other race residents, 14.9% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.3%
St. Charles Parish:

13.3%
Louisiana:

19.8%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.9% for Black residents, 14.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.3% for American Indian residents, 14.4% for other race residents, 16.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 37 years old
(Males: 36 years old, Females: 37 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 31 years old, American Indian residents: 65 years old, Asian residents: 36 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 32 years old, Other race residents: 39 years old)

Area name: New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in St. Charles Parish is $804 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $940 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1207 a month.

Cities in this county include: Luling, Destrehan, St. Rose, Norco, Hahnville, Des Allemands, Boutte, Bayou Gauche, New Sarpy, Ama.

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

2005 air pollution in St. Charles Parish:

Lead: 0.04 µg/m3 (standard limit: 1.5 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.092 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.076 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in St. Charles Parish: Bois Chactas Shell Bank (A), James Business Park (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in St. Charles Parish: First Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Young Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and swamps: Baie du Cabanage (A), Baie des Chactas (B), Lake Salvador (C), Lake Cataouatche (D), Victor Island (E), Summers Island (F), Johnson Island (G), Cypress Island (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bayou Trepagnier (A), Bayou Traverse (B), Bayou Pain (C), Bayou La Branche (D), Bayou des Allemands (E), Bayou des Saules (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Jefferson Parish , Lafourche Parish , St. John the Baptist Parish , Tangipahoa Parish .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.4%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,134
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,192 (51% naturalized citizens)

St. Charles Parish:

2.5%
Whole state:

2.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 278
  • 1990 to 1994: 207
  • 1985 to 1989: 145
  • 1980 to 1984: 101
  • 1975 to 1979: 82
  • 1970 to 1974: 132
  • 1970 to 1974: 52
  • 1965 to 1969: 195

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 45.5%

St. Charles Parish marital status for males St. Charles Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in St. Charles Parish with a mortgage: 7,512 (876 second mortgage, 554 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,909

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

59.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for St. Charles Parish

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic21,6578
Evangelical Protestant3,81219
Black Protestant9436
Mainline Protestant9104
Other3282
None25,130-
St. Charles 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: 9
St. Charles Parish:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
St. Charles Parish:

4.62 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 26
This county:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
St. Charles Parish:

10.7%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
St. Charles Parish:

32.2%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.6%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in St. Charles Parish:

Average size of farms: 141 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $85,544
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $64,340
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 24.80%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.25%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $36,201
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.71%
Average age of principal farm operators: 60 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 23.49
Vegetables: 50 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

St. Charles Parish historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 3385074.7 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 10 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 12/21/1969, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Charles 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 146.7 miles away from St. Charles 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 343.5 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 203.3 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 133.2 miles away from the county center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 141.1 miles away from St. Charles 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 302.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

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

  • Honduras (14%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • Vietnam (9%)
  • Mexico (6%)
  • Pakistan (6%)
  • Greece (5%)
  • India (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in St. Charles Parish (%):

  • French (except Basque) (22%)
  • United States or American (9%)
  • German (7%)
  • Italian (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (4%)
  • French Canadian (3%)

St. Charles Parish mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 17,779 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 2,429 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 98 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 12 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 10 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 7 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 44 (0%)
  • Walked: 298 (1%)
  • Other means: 175 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 282 (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana in 2000:

  • 246 people in nursing homes
  • 95 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 41 people in crews of maritime vessels
  • 31 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana in 2010:

  • 504 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 86 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $63,791.

5.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,099 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.48% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($29,073 average AGI)
1.29% relocated from other states ($10,026 average AGI)
St. Charles Parish:

1.29%
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 Jefferson Parish, LA  2.16% ($37,901 average AGI)
from St. John the Baptist Parish, LA  0.76% ($34,077)
from Orleans Parish, LA  0.37% ($35,829)
from Lafourche Parish, LA  0.20% ($37,526)
from East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.18% ($37,029)
from St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.13% ($46,280)
from Tangipahoa Parish, LA  0.13% ($53,400)


7.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,800 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.08%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.43% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($28,526 average AGI)
1.65% relocated to other states ($12,274 average AGI)
St. Charles Parish:

1.65%
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 Jefferson Parish, LA  2.52% ($32,921 average AGI)
to St. John the Baptist Parish, LA  0.61% ($31,284)
to Orleans Parish, LA  0.57% ($39,333)
to St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.29% ($56,382)
to Tangipahoa Parish, LA  0.28% ($52,585)
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.20% ($24,632)
to Lafourche Parish, LA  0.19% ($36,944)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.8

Births per 1000 population in St. Charles Parish

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 7.2

Deaths per 1000 population in St. Charles Parish

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.3

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in St. Charles Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 5,269 (4,300 aged, 969 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3798.450
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 111.840
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 21488.63

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1449.650
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 667.550
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 1.97

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 22.78
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 57.27

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13.82

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 69.4. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 135.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 95.4
  • Other - 40.5

Household type by relationship:

Households: 52,188

Size of family households: 5,130 2-persons, 3,712 3-persons, 3,250 4-persons, 1,486 5-persons, 465 6-persons, 313 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,481 1-person, 590 2-persons, 80 3-persons, 33 4-persons, 11 5-persons, 5 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

9,756 married couples with children.
3,206 single-parent households (674 men, 2,532 women).

93.3% of residents of St. Charles Parish speak English at home.
2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (74% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
3.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (36% speak English very well, 55% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (92% speak English very well, 8% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $210,950,000 ($4213 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $17,656,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $88,132,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $51,174,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,686,000
Federal grants: $32,744,000
Federal procurement contracts: $17,523,000 ($14,725,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $14,692,000 ($181,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $433,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $28,705,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,562,770,000

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

Births: 3,573
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,810
Here:

36 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +234
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +637
Here +13 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents

Population growth in St. Charles Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 9.58 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 433
  • 2000 to 2004: 3,882
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,923
  • 1980 to 1989: 4,263
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,274
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,382
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,707
  • 1940 to 1949: 539
  • 1939 or earlier: 779
Rooms in houses/apartments in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 10
  • 2 rooms: 127
  • 3 rooms: 331
  • 4 rooms: 1,074
  • 5 rooms: 3,123
  • 6 rooms: 3,718
  • 7 rooms: 2,177
  • 8 rooms: 1,512
  • 9+ rooms: 1,298
  • 1 room: 58
  • 2 rooms: 228
  • 3 rooms: 450
  • 4 rooms: 987
  • 5 rooms: 704
  • 6 rooms: 381
  • 7 rooms: 133
  • 8 rooms: 66
  • 9+ rooms: 45
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 17
  • 1 bedroom: 363
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,868
  • 3 bedrooms: 7,637
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,091
  • 5+ bedrooms: 394
  • no bedroom: 66
  • 1 bedroom: 610
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,384
  • 3 bedrooms: 827
  • 4 bedrooms: 165
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 614
  • 1 vehicle: 3,182
  • 2 vehicles: 6,789
  • 3 vehicles: 2,059
  • 4 vehicles: 557
  • 5+ vehicles: 169
  • no vehicle: 435
  • 1 vehicle: 1,591
  • 2 vehicles: 805
  • 3 vehicles: 199
  • 4 vehicles: 17
  • 5+ vehicles: 5

67% of St. Charles Parish residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Louisiana.

St. Charles Parish:

67.1%
State average:

59.6%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $65,200


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 St. Charles Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (50.8%)
  • Utility gas (48.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.6%)
  • Electricity (69.3%)
  • Utility gas (30.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,091
Here:

15.7%
Louisiana:

17.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 329
Here:

9.3%
Louisiana:

15.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 304
Here:

17.2%
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)

St. Charles Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,937,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,362,000
    Sewerage: $666,000
    Hospitals: $445,000
    Housing and Community Development: $413,000
    Water Utilities: $189,000
    Local Fire Protection: $22,000
    Police Protection: $5,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $24,281,000
    Police Protection: $13,191,000
    Regular Highways: $10,049,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,712,000
    Correctional Institutions: $7,145,000
    General - Other: $6,666,000
    Sewerage: $6,063,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,738,000
    Financial Administration: $5,239,000
    Water Utilities: $5,142,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,034,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,796,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,763,000
    Libraries: $2,229,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,132,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,043,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,016,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,442,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,191,000
    Health - Other: $1,148,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,873,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $204,000
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Central Staff Services: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $2,632,000
    Police Protection: $364,000
    Libraries: $310,000
    Correctional Institutions: $219,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $208,000
    Parks and Recreation: $159,000
    General - Other: $116,000
    Central Staff Services: $107,000
    Financial Administration: $73,000
    Housing and Community Development: $44,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $36,000
    Regular Highways: $17,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $46,346,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $334,000

St. Charles Parish government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $18,612,000
    Sewerage: $7,037,000
    All Other: $3,705,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,382,000
    Housing and Community Development: $173,000
    Parks and Recreation: $161,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $2,137,000
    All Other: $122,000
    General Local Government Support: $11,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,014,000
    Housing and Community Development: $94,000
    Public Welfare: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $22,681,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,321,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,170,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $461,000
    Sale of Property: $257,000
    Royalties: $125,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,011,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $20,532,000
    Public Welfare: $6,680,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,427,000
    Highways: $900,000
    Sewerage: $296,000
    Water Utilities: $1,000
  • Tax - Property: $42,755,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $24,490,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $896,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $821,000
    Other Selective Sales: $190,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $61,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $25,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $15,000
    Other License: $5,000
    Amusements License: $4,000

St. Charles Parish government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $339,710,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $339,710,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $97,292,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $96,124,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,158,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,990,000

St. Charles Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,884,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $67,765,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $353,428,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

St. Charles Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

St. Charles Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
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 ORIGINATED255$176,078179$180,084986$172,054102$50,5392$1,241,00051$117,92221$39,476
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$133,75031$167,67793$166,96817$53,7060$09$81,0003$71,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED57$187,61460$121,450360$161,37897$47,0310$026$102,80834$56,265
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN38$179,50024$182,875234$177,73912$106,5830$03$87,0002$87,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS12$146,4178$345,50074$176,5819$50,8890$06$101,5000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 12 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED33$228,33350$234,7200$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED15$211,86725$249,2401$153,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$218,9098$192,7500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$168,00011$247,3640$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$251,0001$148,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in St. Charles Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph23173.9 years
John18171.2 years
Mary17976.6 years
James15671.4 years
William12470.2 years
Charles11770.0 years
Robert11068.0 years
Marie9980.1 years
Edward9872.3 years
George9273.6 years
Most common last names in St. Charles Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith15271.3 years
Williams12771.1 years
Johnson11971.9 years
Brown9272.8 years
Dufrene9272.8 years
Madere8674.0 years
Vicknair8075.5 years
Matherne7775.6 years
Jones7370.3 years
Champagne7077.6 years
Businesses in St. Charles Parish, LA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware2McDonald's3
Advance Auto Parts1Papa John's Pizza1
Best Western1Popeyes2
Blockbuster1Quiznos1
Burger King2Ramada2
CVS2Rue211
Circle K2SONIC Drive-In1
Comfort Inn2Sprint Nextel1
Curves2Taco Bell1
DHL2Tire Kingdom1
Decora Cabinetry1True Value2
Domino's Pizza2U-Haul1
FedEx10UPS2
GameStop1Waffle House1
H&R Block1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's2
MasterBrand Cabinets2

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