Webster Parish, Louisiana (LA)

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County population in 2012: 40,940 (47% urban, 53% rural); it was 41,831 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,656
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,048
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 12,291
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,833 (it was 4,210 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

33%

Land area: 595 sq. mi.

Water area: 19.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 69 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Webster Parish: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (46.3%), Educational, health and social services (20.5%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 42%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 56%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Webster Parish, Louisiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (63.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (33.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Louisiana median age:  35.0 years
Males: 20,041  (48.6%)
Females: 21,166  (51.4%)
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Webster Parish,LA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Webster Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,985 ($28,408 in 1999)

This county:

$34985
Louisiana:

$44164

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $403 (lower quartile is $291, upper quartile is $523)
This county:

$403
State:

$620


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $80,099 (it was $51,900 in 2000)
Webster:

$80,099
Louisiana:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $40,782 - $141,537
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $977
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $252

Institutionalized population: 1,116

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


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

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 55 buildings, average cost: $136,100
  • 2008: 46 buildings, average cost: $154,600
  • 2009: 70 buildings, average cost: $179,500

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $400 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $223 (0.4%)

Webster Parish household income distribution in 2009 Webster Parish home values distribution Webster Parish contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.8%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.1% for Black residents, 27.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.0% for American Indian residents, 74.1% for other race residents, 15.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.5%
Webster Parish:

21.5%
Louisiana:

19.8%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.9% for Black residents, 31.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.6% for American Indian residents, 100.8% for other race residents, 17.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 41 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44 years old, Black residents: 34 years old, American Indian residents: 25 years old, Asian residents: 24 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24 years old, Other race residents: 47 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Webster Parish is $339 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $429 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $578 a month.

Cities in this county include: Minden, Springhill, Cullen, Cotton Valley, Sibley, Sarepta, Doyline, Dixie Inn, Dubberly, Heflin.

Webster 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 Webster Parish: Caney Lakes Recreation Site (A), Upper Caney Campground (B), Gas Spur (C), Parish Farm (D), Wenks Landing (E), North Webster Industrial District Park (F), Camp Yatasi (G), Sykes Ferry (H), Caney Creek Recreation Area (I), Webster Parish Fire District 3 Doyline Fire Department (J), Webster Parish Fire District 10 (K), Webster Parish Fire District 7 Storage Facility (L), Webster Parish Fire District 8 Station 4 (M), Webster Parish Fire District 8 Station 2 (N), Webster Parish Fire Protection District 11 Springhill Fire District Station 3 (O), Cullen Fire Protection District 6 Station 2 (P), Sarepta Fire District 5 Station 2 (Q), Cullen Fire Protection District 6 Station 3 (R), Shongaloo Volunteer Fire Department (S), Evergreen Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Webster Parish include: Sexton Church (A), Sweet Home Church (B), Tillman Church (C), Union Church (D), Union Grove Church (E), Union Springs Church (F), Growing Valley Church (G), Valley Springs Church (H), Whispering Pines Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Andrew Cemetery (1), Pleasant Valley Cemetery (2), Whispering Pines Cemetery (3), Crowe Cemetery (4), Walker Cemetery (5), Sandin Cemetery (6), Newsom Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Crane Lake (A), Beaver Lake (B), Williams Lake (C), Murray Lake (D), Upper Caney Lake (E), Lower Caney Lake (F), Paper Mill Pond (G), Caney Lakes (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bayou Dorcheat (A), Dry Creek (B), Hurley Branch (C), Cooley Creek (D), Howell Creek (E), Canon Creek (F), Flat Lick Bayou (G), Holder Creek (H), Hall Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Webster Parish include: Dauchite Park (1), Lake Bistineau State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Bienville Parish , Bossier Parish , Columbia County, Arkansas , Claiborne Parish , Lafayette County, Arkansas .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.2%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,480
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 70.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 274 (64% naturalized citizens)

Webster Parish:

0.7%
Whole state:

2.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 71
  • 1990 to 1994: 7
  • 1985 to 1989: 27
  • 1980 to 1984: 33
  • 1975 to 1979: 34
  • 1970 to 1974: 20
  • 1970 to 1974: 41
  • 1965 to 1969: 41

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 64.8%

Webster Parish marital status for males Webster Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Webster Parish with a mortgage: 4,065 (454 second mortgage, 125 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,327

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

59.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Webster Parish

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,98864
Black Protestant4,12623
Mainline Protestant2,74716
Catholic6422
Other21
None14,702-
Webster 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: 8
Webster Parish:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.

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

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Webster Parish:

7.10 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

4.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Webster Parish:

13.4%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Webster Parish:

31.4%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.3%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in Webster Parish:

Average size of farms: 133 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $17,687
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $65.82
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.55%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 92.11%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $14,203
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 15.92%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.21%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $36,061
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.84%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.67
Vegetables: 47 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 28 acres

Tornado activity:

Webster Parish historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 1171439.3 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 20 fatalities and 93 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 2/12/1950, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 18 people and injured 77 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Webster Parish-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 180.9 miles away from Webster Parish 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 183.5 miles away from the county center
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 265.0 miles away from the county center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 222.4 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 332.3 miles away from Webster Parish 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 387.2 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:


The number of natural disasters in Webster Parish (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Freezes: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

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 (%):

  • Germany (24%)
  • Mexico (18%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • India (5%)
  • France (4%)

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

  • United States or American (22%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (7%)
  • German (5%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Webster Parish mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,039 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 2,511 (15%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 117 (1%)
  • Railroad: 12 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 15 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 19 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 1 (0%)
  • Walked: 212 (1%)
  • Other means: 142 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 294 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 467 people in nursing homes
  • 278 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 120 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 60 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 4 people in other workers' dormitories

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

  • 447 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 407 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 262 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 73 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 14 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 11 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,449.

6.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,924 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.79% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($20,046 average AGI)
2.28% relocated from other states ($12,877 average AGI)
Webster Parish:

2.28%
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 Bossier Parish, LA  1.22% ($34,866 average AGI)
from Caddo Parish, LA  0.78% ($28,358)
from Claiborne Parish, LA  0.47% ($29,818)
from Bienville Parish, LA  0.39% ($34,200)
from Ouachita Parish, LA  0.14% ($32,050)
from Columbia County, AR  0.12% ($51,765)
from Lincoln Parish, LA  0.11% ($37,813)


6.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,874 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.15%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.89% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($21,257 average AGI)
2.25% relocated to other states ($11,617 average AGI)
Webster Parish:

2.25%
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 Bossier Parish, LA  1.51% ($39,778 average AGI)
to Caddo Parish, LA  1.07% ($29,480)
to Bienville Parish, LA  0.38% ($25,321)
to Claiborne Parish, LA  0.27% ($36,026)
to Lincoln Parish, LA  0.20% ($20,714)
to Columbia County, AR  0.17% ($38,667)
to Dallas County, TX  0.11% ($12,750)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7

Births per 1000 population in Webster Parish

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 12.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Webster Parish

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Webster Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 7,986 (6,821 aged, 1,165 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.27
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 17304.99
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 635.090
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 66878.36

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1286.390
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1252.540
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 9.67

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30.44
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 82.21

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 2.42

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 100.8. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 149.4. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 107.7
  • Other - 41.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 39,976

Size of family households: 5,121 2-persons, 2,686 3-persons, 2,030 4-persons, 874 5-persons, 309 6-persons, 158 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,738 1-person, 533 2-persons, 55 3-persons, 26 4-persons, 5 5-persons, 2 6-persons.

5,706 married couples with children.
3,300 single-parent households (549 men, 2,751 women).

97.9% of residents of Webster Parish speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (77% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (57% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $296,012,000 ($7175 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $17,094,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $122,403,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $78,651,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $537,000
Federal grants: $76,408,000
Federal procurement contracts: $11,352,000 ($9,385,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,660,000 ($574,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $486,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $11,072,000
Federal Government insurance: $11,471,000

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

Births: 2,864
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,884
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +44
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -444
Here -11 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Webster Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.23 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 340
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,125
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,952
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,595
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,760
  • 1960 to 1969: 3,886
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,723
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,027
  • 1939 or earlier: 995
Rooms in houses/apartments in Webster Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 25
  • 2 rooms: 146
  • 3 rooms: 324
  • 4 rooms: 1,703
  • 5 rooms: 3,722
  • 6 rooms: 3,102
  • 7 rooms: 1,671
  • 8 rooms: 985
  • 9+ rooms: 613
  • 1 room: 71
  • 2 rooms: 199
  • 3 rooms: 713
  • 4 rooms: 1,080
  • 5 rooms: 1,270
  • 6 rooms: 590
  • 7 rooms: 187
  • 8 rooms: 63
  • 9+ rooms: 37
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Webster Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 44
  • 1 bedroom: 325
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,089
  • 3 bedrooms: 7,173
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,425
  • 5+ bedrooms: 235
  • no bedroom: 90
  • 1 bedroom: 889
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,698
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,407
  • 4 bedrooms: 122
  • 5+ bedrooms: 4
Cars and other vehicles available in Webster Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 660
  • 1 vehicle: 3,682
  • 2 vehicles: 5,468
  • 3 vehicles: 1,867
  • 4 vehicles: 454
  • 5+ vehicles: 160
  • no vehicle: 1,120
  • 1 vehicle: 2,044
  • 2 vehicles: 859
  • 3 vehicles: 144
  • 4 vehicles: 32
  • 5+ vehicles: 11

64% of Webster Parish residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 63% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in Louisiana.

Webster Parish:

63.5%
State average:

59.6%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $33,400


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Webster Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (63.9%)
  • Electricity (27.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.9%)
  • Wood (2.3%)
  • Utility gas (58.4%)
  • Electricity (36.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.7%)
  • Wood (1.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 274
Here:

5.2%
Louisiana:

17.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 183
Here:

7.1%
Louisiana:

15.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 117
Here:

9.1%
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)

Webster Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Construction - General: $910,000
    Regular Highways: $599,000
    Corrections - Other: $538,000
    Libraries: $37,000
    Water Utilities: $28,000
    Sewerage: $24,000
    Fire Protection: $7,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,027,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,935,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,907,000
    Financial Administration: $1,956,000
    Regular Highways: $1,679,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,372,000
    Central Staff Services: $961,000
    Libraries: $834,000
    General Public Buildings: $590,000
    Fire Protection: $549,000
    General - Other: $351,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $246,000
    Water Utilities: $171,000
    Welfare - Other: $105,000
    Parks & Recreation: $43,000
    Health Services - Other: $23,000
    Sewerage: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $872,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $431,000
    General - Other: $411,000
    Judicial: $11,000
    Corrections - Other: $10,000
    Libraries: $10,000
    Police Protection: $10,000
    Financial Administration: $6,000
    Central Staff: $1,000
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,080,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $26,000

Webster Parish government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,787,000
    Solid Waste Management: $181,000
    Sewerage: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $358,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $715,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,412,000
    Interest Earnings: $429,000
    Property Sale Other: $177,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $218,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,290,000
    General Support: $1,991,000
    Highways: $417,000
    Water Utilities: $19,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,536,000
    Total General Sales: $2,232,000
    Public Utilities: $271,000
    NEC: $156,000
    Other Selective Sales: $54,000

Webster Parish government finances - Debt in 2004:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $4,384,000
    Water Utilities: $357,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $10,264,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $2,064,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,551,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $7,335,000
    Industrial Revenue: $3,985,000
    Water Utilities: $350,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $399,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $2,442,000
    Water Utilities: $7,000

Webster Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $14,712,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $5,642,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Webster Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Webster 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 2003
(Based on 11 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED53$74,698328$76,427713$72,83097$22,61995$59,684
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$73,22233$58,758122$81,60716$25,12510$44,600
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$64,333169$46,698358$86,61290$16,33317$38,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$59,50044$62,250188$96,17614$28,5009$45,778
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$90,0006$78,33328$81,7142$40,0001$55,000
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 11 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED87$89,862101$106,66310$77,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED18$89,83319$93,5790$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$89,6673$87,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$81,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$76,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Webster Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John40574.2 years
James39372.7 years
William31674.0 years
Mary31378.9 years
Willie26775.2 years
Robert21370.8 years
George15075.3 years
Annie13483.3 years
Thomas12972.5 years
Charles12868.9 years
Most common last names in Webster Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith26274.9 years
Jones20875.9 years
Johnson16774.2 years
Williams14676.1 years
Harris14373.6 years
Brown13275.4 years
Walker12075.6 years
Martin11975.1 years
White11777.0 years
Moore11676.1 years
Businesses in Webster Parish, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Holiday Inn1
Ace Hardware1KFC2
Advance Auto Parts1La-Z-Boy1
Arby's1Lane Furniture3
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Best Western1Nike3
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King1Pizza Hut2
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet2Rite Aid1
Church's Chicken1SONIC Drive-In3
Circle K2Sears1
Dairy Queen1Subway4
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
FedEx3True Value1
Ford1U-Haul1
GNC1UPS1
GameStop1Walgreens1
Goodwill1Walmart2
H&R Block2Wendy's1

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