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St. Helena Parish, Louisiana (LA)

County population in 2021: 10,803 (all rural); it was 10,525 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,375
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,199
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,291
Renter-occupied apartments: 759 (it was 582 in 2000)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

33%

Land area: 408 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 26 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in St. Helena Parish: 80.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (26.6%), Construction (12.9%), Retail trade (11.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 20%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in St. Helena Parish, LA (2021)
    • 5,42750.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,69543.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3213.0%Two or more races
    • 2272.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 480.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

42.7 years
Louisiana median age:

38.0 years
Males: 5,161  (47.8%)
Females: 5,642  (52.2%)
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Average household size:
St. Helena Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2021: $39,725 ($24,970 in 1999)
This county:

$39,725
Louisiana:

$52,087

Median contract rent in 2021 for apartments: $417 (lower quartile is $273, upper quartile is $657)
This county:

$417
State:

$753


Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $92,743 (it was $55,100 in 2000)
St. Helena:

$92,743
Louisiana:

$192,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $20,966 - $176,508
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $986
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $277

Institutionalized population: 113

Crime in 2021 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 39
  • Burglaries: 13
  • Thefts: 46
  • Auto thefts: 9

Crime in 2020 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 4
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 87
  • Burglaries: 20
  • Thefts: 126
  • Auto thefts: 12
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Health of residents in St. Helena Parish based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2021:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is about average.
68.4% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
40.0% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
51.4% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
64.0% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 201 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 169 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 20 buildings, average cost: $178,500
  • 2020: 38 buildings, average cost: $178,500
  • 2019: 35 buildings, average cost: $178,100
  • 2018: 31 buildings, average cost: $179,900
  • 2017: 33 buildings, average cost: $212,200
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 23 buildings, average cost: $192,600
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 34 buildings, average cost: $127,200
  • 2006: 60 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2005: 14 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2004: 46 buildings, average cost: $106,200
  • 2003: 16 buildings, average cost: $60,100
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $60,100
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $60,100
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $59,900
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $60,500
  • 1998: 28 buildings, average cost: $63,500
  • 1997: 25 buildings, average cost: $62,600
Number of permits per 10,000 St. Helena, LA residents
Average permit cost in St. Helena, LA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $584 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $369 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in St. Helena, LA in 2021
Distribution of house value in St. Helena, LA in 2021
Distribution of rent paid by renters in St. Helena, LA in 2021
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2021: 26.4%
St. Helena Parish:

26.4%
Louisiana:

19.6%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.1% for Black residents, 3.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2021: 42.7 years old
(Males: 43.0 years old, Females: 41.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.7 years old, Black residents: 38.8 years old, American Indian residents: 14.3 years old, Asian residents: 52.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.9 years old)

Area name: Baton Rouge, LA HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in St. Helena 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: Greensburg, Montpelier.

St. Helena 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 St. Helena Parish: The Shades Plantation (A), Richland Plantation (B), Oakland Plantation (C), Lakeview Plantation (D), Holy Grove Plantation (E), Holloway Plantation (F), Hickory Hill Plantation (G), Camp Avondale (H), Camp Atakapa (I), Bonnie Burn Plantation (J), Beutoville Plantation (K), Asphodel Plantation (L), Louisiana State University Experiment Station (M), Bluff Creek Volunteer Fire Department (N), Pecan Grove Volunteer Fire Department (O), Woodland Volunteer Fire Department (P), Ethel Volunteer Fire Department (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in St. Helena Parish include: Macedonia Pentecostal Church (A), South Union Church (B), Lighthouse Pentecostal Church (C), Kingdom of God in Jesus Name (D), True Light Church (E), First United Pentecostal Church (F), Union Church (G), Wesley Church (H), Greater Macedonia Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Fairchild Cemetery (1), South Union Cemetery (2), Sandel Cemetery (3), McCoy Cemetery (4), Naul Cemetery (5), Nesom Cemetery (6), New Zion Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Willis Pond (A), Mitchell Lake (B), Grass Lake (C), Idlewild Lake (D), Avondale Boy Scout Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Dry Branch (A), Dawson Branch (B), Cobb Branch (C), Cany Branch (D), Horton Bayou (E), Hog Bayou (F), Bluff Creek (G), Collins Creek (H), Gin Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in St. Helena Parish: Port Hudson State Historic Site (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Brewster County, Texas , Burleson County, Texas , Tangipahoa Parish , Santa Rosa County, Florida , Pike County, Mississippi , Trinity County, Texas .

Unemployment in March 2023:
Here:

4.4%
Louisiana:

3.3%

Unemployment by year in St. Helena, LA
County total employment by year in St. Helena, LA
County average yearly wages by year in St. Helena, LA

Current college students: 453
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 177 (0.0% naturalized citizens)

St. Helena Parish:

1.6%
Whole state:

4.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1862010 or later
  • 192000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 141980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 8Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 32.9%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,895
  • Two: 29
  • 3 or 4: 17
  • 10 to 19: 29
  • 20 or more: 118
  • Mobile homes: 2,136
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 11

Housing units in St. Helena Parish with a mortgage: 994 (42 second mortgage, 35 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 0

Here:

100.0% with mortgage
State:

98.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for St. Helena Parish

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,92917
Black Protestant1,4838
Mainline Protestant5487
Catholic2001
Other5-
None6,038-
St. Helena 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
St. Helena Parish:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
St. Helena Parish:

6.61 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
St. Helena Parish:

13.3%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
St. Helena Parish:

32.5%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.4%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in St. Helena Parish:

Average size of farms: 156 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $62,822
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $69.21
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.19%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 97.29%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $47,455
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 15.73%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 4.03%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $30,029
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.87%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 26.16
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 27.71%
Vegetables: 20 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

St. Helena Parish historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 3119328.4 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 10/14/1984, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Helena Parish-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 206.2 miles away from St. Helena Parish center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 402.0 miles away from the county center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 228.3 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 271.2 miles away from the county center
On 5/6/2018 at 16:47:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 238.2 miles away from St. Helena Parish center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 207.8 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:

  • Louisiana Hurricane Delta, Incident Period: October 6, 2020 - October 10, 2020, FEMA Id: 4570, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Hurricane Laura, Incident Period: August 22, 2020 - August 27, 2020, FEMA Id: 4559, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4484-LA: March 24, 2020, FEMA Id: 4484, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Louisiana Hurricane Barry, Incident Period: July 10, 2019 - July 15, 2019, FEMA Id: 4458, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: August 11, 2016 to August 31, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4277: August 14, 2016, FEMA Id: 4277, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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

The number of natural disasters in St. Helena Parish (6) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2021 - St. Helena

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,263 (69.0%)
  • Carpooled: 212 (11.6%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 42 (2.3%)
  • Walked: 57 (3.1%)
  • Worked at home: 310 (16.9%)
Class of Workers in 2021
Most common industries in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)

Most common industries for females in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2021


  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Firefighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2021


  • Healthcare support occupations (19%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • El Salvador (98%)
  • Mexico (2%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in St. Helena Parish


  • Irish (8%)
  • English (7%)
  • French (except Basque) (5%)
  • American (4%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 66 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 47 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
66 people in nursing homes
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $46,487.

8.62% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($42,300 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.62%
Louisiana average:

6.53%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
7.51% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($37,581 average AGI)
1.11% relocated from other states ($4,718 average AGI)
St. Helena Parish:

1.11%
Louisiana average:

2.12%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Tangipahoa Parish, LA  2.96% ($36,023 average AGI)
from Livingston Parish, LA  2.32% ($52,404)
from East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.87% ($39,051)


8.44% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($43,169 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.44%
Louisiana average:

7.33%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
7.28% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($37,484 average AGI)
1.16% relocated to other states ($5,685 average AGI)
St. Helena Parish:

1.16%
Louisiana average:

2.97%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Tangipahoa Parish, LA  3.42% ($30,405 average AGI)
to Livingston Parish, LA  2.14% ($71,469)
to East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.80% ($32,639)

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 11.8

Deaths per 1000 population in St. Helena Parish
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in St. Helena Parish
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in St. Helena Parish
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in St. Helena Parish
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in St. Helena Parish
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in St. Helena Parish
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in St. Helena Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,231 (1,592 aged, 639 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 369 (14%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (89)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (44)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (33)
  • Congestive heart failure (10)
  • Unspecified dementia (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 9.7
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 2,910
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 243
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 17,208

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,209
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 799
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 10
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 20

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,803
  • Male householders: 1,723 (752 living alone), Female householders: 2,354 (652 living alone)
  • 1,552 spouses (1,552 opposite-sex spouses), 135 unmarried partners, (135 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,096 children (3,786 natural, 112 adopted, 194 stepchildren), 268 grandchildren, 185 brothers or sisters, 41 parents, 0 foster children, 140 other relatives, 152 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 158

Size of family households: 1,227 2-persons, 590 3-persons, 451 4-persons, 282 5-persons, 47 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,407 1-person, 69 2-persons.

925 married couples with children.
1,042 single-parent households (59 men, 983 women).

97.2% of residents of St. Helena speak English at home.
2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (38% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 34% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (37% speak English very well, 52% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $55,024,000 ($5,337 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $173,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $14,256,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $15,301,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $204,000
Federal grants: $24,014,000
Federal procurement contracts: $357,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $892,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $83,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $680,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,822,000

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

Births: 614
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 507
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -350
Here -34 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in St. Helena Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.49 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.5
State:

4.4

Year house built in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
  • Year house built in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
  • 02020 or later
  • 7852010 to 2019
  • 5352000 to 2009
  • 8991990 to 1999
  • 1,2151980 to 1989
  • 7991970 to 1979
  • 4821960 to 1969
  • 2371950 to 1959
  • 991940 to 1949
  • 1841939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
  • 461 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 533 rooms
  • 1884 rooms
  • 9065 rooms
  • 9576 rooms
  • 5087 rooms
  • 2648 rooms
  • 1759+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
  • 711 room
  • 12 rooms
  • 1073 rooms
  • 934 rooms
  • 1705 rooms
  • 2596 rooms
  • 537 rooms
  • 738 rooms
  • 1179+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
  • 47no bedroom
  • 141 bedroom
  • 4542 bedrooms
  • 2,0663 bedrooms
  • 5044 bedrooms
  • 545+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana
  • 71no bedroom
  • 781 bedroom
  • 1822 bedrooms
  • 4303 bedrooms
  • 834 bedrooms
  • 1245+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Helena Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in St. Helena Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 294no vehicle
  • 1,1531 vehicle
  • 1,0532 vehicles
  • 3623 vehicles
  • 2764 vehicles
  • 265+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Helena Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in St. Helena Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • 127no vehicle
  • 3541 vehicle
  • 2022 vehicles
  • 2193 vehicles
  • 534 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

90.8% of St. Helena Parish residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 16% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Louisiana.

St. Helena Parish:

90.8%
State average:

87.6%

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

  • This state: 9,149
  • Other state: 1,463
  • Northeast: 81
  • Midwest: 299
  • South: 1,006
  • West: 75
Year householders moved into unit in St. Helena Parish, LA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in St. Helena Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 76.5%Electricity
  • 13.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.6%Wood
  • 4.1%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 71.0%Electricity
  • 18.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.0%Utility gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 220
Here:

20.0%
Louisiana:

19.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 125
Here:

23.5%
Louisiana:

17.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 55
Here:

11.2%
Louisiana:

18.2%

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

St. Helena Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2020:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $224,000
  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $3,894,000
    Hospital Public: $3,627,000
    Hospital Public: $3,033,000
    Other: $1,014,000
    Other: $320,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $268,000
    Water Utilities: $185,000
    Local Fire Protection: $12,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $12,933,000
    Hospitals: $12,282,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,832,000
    Regular Highways: $2,966,000
    Police Protection: $2,689,000
    Police Protection: $2,685,000
    Financial Administration: $2,186,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,384,000
    Water Utilities: $980,000
    Water Utilities: $714,000
    General - Other: $3,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $2,974,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,794,000
    Water Utilities: $481,000
    Other: $400,000
    Housing and Community Development: $182,000
    Public Welfare: $71,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $415,000
    Interest on Debt: $140,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $790,000
    Water Utilities: $74,000
    Other: $31,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,339,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,751,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,069,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,981,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,684,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,096,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $314,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $227,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $604,000
    Interest Earnings: $235,000
    Interest Earnings: $138,000
    General Revenue - Other: $32,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $121,000
    Hospitals: $36,000
    Local Fire Protection: $30,000
    Hospitals: $18,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,438,000
    Cash and Securities: $7,621,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,082,000
    Water Utilities: $1,046,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $7,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,220,000
    Cash and Securities: $777,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $7,173,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,996,000
    Other: $1,193,000
    Other: $487,000
    Highways: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,687,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,161,000
    Property: $1,980,000
    Severance: $503,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $132,000
    Other: $87,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,410,000
    : $8,913,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $335,000
    Interest on Debt: $166,000

St. Helena Parish government finances - Revenue in 2020:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $224,000
  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $3,894,000
    Hospital Public: $3,627,000
    Hospital Public: $3,033,000
    Other: $1,014,000
    Other: $320,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $268,000
    Water Utilities: $185,000
    Local Fire Protection: $12,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $12,933,000
    Hospitals: $12,282,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,832,000
    Regular Highways: $2,966,000
    Police Protection: $2,689,000
    Police Protection: $2,685,000
    Financial Administration: $2,186,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,384,000
    Water Utilities: $980,000
    Water Utilities: $714,000
    General - Other: $3,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $2,974,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,794,000
    Water Utilities: $481,000
    Other: $400,000
    Housing and Community Development: $182,000
    Public Welfare: $71,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $415,000
    Interest on Debt: $140,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $790,000
    Water Utilities: $74,000
    Other: $31,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,339,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,751,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,069,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,981,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,684,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,096,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $314,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $227,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $604,000
    Interest Earnings: $235,000
    Interest Earnings: $138,000
    General Revenue - Other: $32,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $121,000
    Hospitals: $36,000
    Local Fire Protection: $30,000
    Hospitals: $18,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,438,000
    Cash and Securities: $7,621,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,082,000
    Water Utilities: $1,046,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $7,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,220,000
    Cash and Securities: $777,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $7,173,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,996,000
    Other: $1,193,000
    Other: $487,000
    Highways: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,687,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,161,000
    Property: $1,980,000
    Severance: $503,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $132,000
    Other: $87,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,410,000
    : $8,913,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $335,000
    Interest on Debt: $166,000

St. Helena Parish government finances - Debt in 2020:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $224,000
  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $3,894,000
    Hospital Public: $3,627,000
    Hospital Public: $3,033,000
    Other: $1,014,000
    Other: $320,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $268,000
    Water Utilities: $185,000
    Local Fire Protection: $12,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $12,933,000
    Hospitals: $12,282,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,832,000
    Regular Highways: $2,966,000
    Police Protection: $2,689,000
    Police Protection: $2,685,000
    Financial Administration: $2,186,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,384,000
    Water Utilities: $980,000
    Water Utilities: $714,000
    General - Other: $3,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $2,974,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,794,000
    Water Utilities: $481,000
    Other: $400,000
    Housing and Community Development: $182,000
    Public Welfare: $71,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $415,000
    Interest on Debt: $140,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $790,000
    Water Utilities: $74,000
    Other: $31,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,339,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,751,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,069,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,981,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,684,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,096,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $314,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $227,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $604,000
    Interest Earnings: $235,000
    Interest Earnings: $138,000
    General Revenue - Other: $32,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $121,000
    Hospitals: $36,000
    Local Fire Protection: $30,000
    Hospitals: $18,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,438,000
    Cash and Securities: $7,621,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,082,000
    Water Utilities: $1,046,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $7,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,220,000
    Cash and Securities: $777,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $7,173,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,996,000
    Other: $1,193,000
    Other: $487,000
    Highways: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,687,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,161,000
    Property: $1,980,000
    Severance: $503,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $132,000
    Other: $87,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,410,000
    : $8,913,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $335,000
    Interest on Debt: $166,000

St. Helena Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2020:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $224,000
  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $3,894,000
    Hospital Public: $3,627,000
    Hospital Public: $3,033,000
    Other: $1,014,000
    Other: $320,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $268,000
    Water Utilities: $185,000
    Local Fire Protection: $12,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $12,933,000
    Hospitals: $12,282,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,832,000
    Regular Highways: $2,966,000
    Police Protection: $2,689,000
    Police Protection: $2,685,000
    Financial Administration: $2,186,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,384,000
    Water Utilities: $980,000
    Water Utilities: $714,000
    General - Other: $3,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $2,974,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,794,000
    Water Utilities: $481,000
    Other: $400,000
    Housing and Community Development: $182,000
    Public Welfare: $71,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $415,000
    Interest on Debt: $140,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $790,000
    Water Utilities: $74,000
    Other: $31,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,339,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,751,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,069,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,981,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,684,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,096,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $314,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $227,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $604,000
    Interest Earnings: $235,000
    Interest Earnings: $138,000
    General Revenue - Other: $32,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $121,000
    Hospitals: $36,000
    Local Fire Protection: $30,000
    Hospitals: $18,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,438,000
    Cash and Securities: $7,621,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,082,000
    Water Utilities: $1,046,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $7,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,220,000
    Cash and Securities: $777,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $7,173,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,996,000
    Other: $1,193,000
    Other: $487,000
    Highways: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,687,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,161,000
    Property: $1,980,000
    Severance: $503,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $132,000
    Other: $87,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,410,000
    : $8,913,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $335,000
    Interest on Debt: $166,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,056
  • Number of aged recipients: 117
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 939
  • Number of recipients under 18: 158
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 633
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 265
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 382
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 484
Most common first names in St. Helena Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12373.5 years
James10568.8 years
Mary9378.6 years
Willie8772.1 years
Robert7669.4 years
Charles6466.5 years
William6273.3 years
Joseph5671.6 years
George5075.4 years
Thomas4269.6 years
Most common last names in St. Helena Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams7870.8 years
Johnson6771.8 years
Smith6468.7 years
Lee6176.2 years
Jackson5977.7 years
Davis5172.6 years
Miller4672.5 years
Butler4576.0 years
Allen4474.0 years
Brown4474.6 years