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West Carroll Parish, Louisiana (LA)

County population in 2017: 11,324 (all rural); it was 12,314 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,374
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,002
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,521
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,076 (it was 937 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

33%

Land area: 359 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 32 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in West Carroll Parish: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (62.5%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (19.6%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (14.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 59%
  • Government: 22%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 19%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in West Carroll Parish, LA (2017)
    • 8,93572.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,80814.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3833.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1110.9%Two or more races
    • 170.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 90.07%Some other race alone
    • 70.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

41.5 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years
Males: 5,716  (50.5%)
Females: 5,608  (49.5%)
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Average household size:
West Carroll Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,852 ($24,637 in 1999)
This county:

$36,852
Louisiana:

$46,145

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $352 (lower quartile is $291, upper quartile is $432)
This county:

$352
State:

$678


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $84,385 (it was $42,300 in 2000)
West Carroll:

$84,385
Louisiana:

$162,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $44,362 - $151,729

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $115,166
Here:

$115,166
State:

$213,997

Townhouses or other attached units: $345,321
Here:

$345,321
State:

$215,095

Mobile homes: $57,480
Here:

$57,480
State:

$72,432

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $845
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $248

Institutionalized population: 429

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 30
  • Burglaries: 88
  • Thefts: 157
  • Auto thefts: 32

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 24
  • Burglaries: 89
  • Thefts: 143
  • Auto thefts: 27
West Carroll Parish, LA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $79,000
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $35,000
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $123,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $136,000
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $194,800
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 8 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $204,200
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $194,200
Number of permits per 10,000 West Carroll, LA residents
Average permit cost in West Carroll, LA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $397 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $228 (0.3%)

Distribution of median household income in West Carroll, LA in 2017
Distribution of house value in West Carroll, LA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in West Carroll, LA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.1%
West Carroll Parish:

22.1%
Louisiana:

19.7%
(17.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.1% for Black residents, 8.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.7% for American Indian residents, 9.4% for other race residents, 9.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.5 years old
(Males: 38.9 years old, Females: 42.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.6 years old, Black residents: 32.3 years old, American Indian residents: 47.6 years old, Asian residents: 31.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.4 years old, Other race residents: 10.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in West Carroll Parish is $355 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $421 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $533 a month.

Cities in this county include: Oak Grove, Epps, Kilbourne, Forest, Pioneer.

West Carroll 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 West Carroll Parish: Melbourne Plantation (A), Browns Landing (B), East Carroll Prison Farm (C), Lake Providence Port (D), Mackey Lodge (E), Mayburn Lodge (F), Bowie Plantation (G), Buck Meadows Plantation (H), Desona Plantation (I), Dogtail Landing (J), Goodrich Landing (K), Olivedell Plantation (L), Tompkins Plantation (M), Tyrone Plantation (N), Way Way Plantation (O), Belle Mead Planatation (P), Henderson Landing (Q), Longwood Plantation (R), Point Lookout Landing (S). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in West Carroll Parish include: Seventh Star Church (A), Sweet Canaan Church (B), Assembly of God Church (C), New Hope Church (D), Cane Ridge Church Number 1 (E), China Grove Church (F), Corbin Ferry Church (G), Elmwood Church (H), Evening Star Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Way Way Cemetery (1), Benjamin Cemetery (2), Old Saint Paul Cemetery (3), Old Sweet Canaan Cemetery (4), Panola Cemetery (5), Cold Tar Cemetery (6), King Solomon Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Snag Lake (A), Pumpkinseed Lake (B), Grassy Lake (C), Willow Lake (D), Lake Providence (E), Doe Lake (F), Round Lake (G), Old River Chute (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Buck Bayou (A), Brushy Bayou (B), Boggy Bayou (C), Graveyard Bayou (D), Baxter Bayou (E), Wilson Bayou (F), Three Bayou (G), Russell Bayou (H), Maiden Doe Bayou (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Hinds County, Mississippi , Hale County, Alabama , Oktibbeha County, Mississippi , Scott County, Mississippi , Smith County, Texas , Wood County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

10.2%
Louisiana:

3.8%

Unemployment by year in West Carroll, LA
County total employment by year in West Carroll, LA
County average yearly wages by year in West Carroll, LA

Current college students: 305
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 116 (35.4% naturalized citizens)

West Carroll Parish:

1.0%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 612010 or later
  • 212000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 41980 to 1989
  • 131970 to 1979
  • 14Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 60.5%

West Carroll Parish marital status for males West Carroll Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,852
  • One, attached: 24
  • Two: 21
  • 3 or 4: 47
  • 5 to 9: 5
  • 50 or more: 11
  • Mobile homes: 1,247

Housing units in West Carroll Parish with a mortgage: 1,095 (0 second mortgage, 9 home equity loan, 3 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,003

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

52.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for West Carroll Parish

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,10838
Black Protestant5734
Mainline Protestant3745
Catholic1401
Other-1
None2,409-
West Carroll 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: 5
West Carroll Parish:

4.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
West Carroll Parish:

4.33 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
West Carroll Parish:

12.9%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
West Carroll Parish:

29.7%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.3%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in West Carroll Parish:

Average size of farms: 259 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $44,016
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $328.31
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.16%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 8.29%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $41,547
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 47.44%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $57,634
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.55%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.67
Corn for grain: 14885 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 14909 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 15937 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 14941 harvested acres
Vegetables: 95 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 59 acres

Tornado activity:

West Carroll Parish historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 991250.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 31 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 1/9/1975, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 6 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 205.0 miles away from West Carroll Parish center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 168.9 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 171.1 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 274.8 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 244.9 miles away from West Carroll Parish center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 270.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Louisiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 08, 2016 to April 08, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4263: March 13, 2016, FEMA Id: 4263, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Louisiana Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: September 01, 2008 to September 11, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1786: September 02, 2008, FEMA Id: 1786, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to November 01, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1607: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1607, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to November 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3260: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3260, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 26, 2005 to November 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3212: August 27, 2005, FEMA Id: 3212, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 27, 2000 to January 30, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1314: February 15, 2000, FEMA Id: 1314, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Louisiana Freezing Rain and Ice Storm, Incident Period: December 22, 1998 to December 28, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1264: January 21, 1999, FEMA Id: 1264, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Freeze
  • Louisiana Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: April 27, 1991 to May 31, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-904: May 03, 1991, FEMA Id: 904, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Louisiana Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: April 12, 1991 to April 26, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-902: April 23, 1991, FEMA Id: 902, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Louisiana SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: May 04, 1989 to May 27, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-829: May 20, 1989, FEMA Id: 829, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in West Carroll Parish (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Freezes: 2, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - West Carroll

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,138 (84.8%)
  • Carpooled: 272 (10.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 22 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 23 (0.9%)
  • Worked at home: 61 (2.4%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (60%)
  • Honduras (17%)
  • Colombia (16%)
  • Greece (2%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in West Carroll Parish


  • American (45%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Scottish (0%)

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

People in group quarters in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana in 2000:

  • 481 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 193 people in nursing homes
  • 67 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 31 people in state prisons
  • 10 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in other workers' dormitories

People in group quarters in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana in 2010:

  • 378 people in state prisons
  • 51 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,426.

4.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.11%
Louisiana average:

6.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.79% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($23,130 average AGI)
1.32% relocated from other states ($12,288 average AGI)
West Carroll Parish:

1.32%
Louisiana average:

2.30%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ouachita Parish, LA  0.56% ($31,350 average AGI)


5.34% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,953 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
Louisiana average:

6.56%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.42% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($28,203 average AGI)
1.92% relocated to other states ($12,750 average AGI)
West Carroll Parish:

1.92%
Louisiana average:

2.61%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ouachita Parish, LA  1.20% ($42,279 average AGI)
to East Carroll Parish, LA  0.70% ($23,880)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Births per 1000 population in West Carroll Parish

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.0

Deaths per 1000 population in West Carroll Parish

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in West Carroll Parish
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in West Carroll Parish
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in West Carroll Parish
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in West Carroll Parish
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in West Carroll Parish
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in West Carroll Parish
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in West Carroll Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,333 (1,979 aged, 354 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 419 (16%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (185)
  • Congestive heart failure (154)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (152)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (142)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (123)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (103)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (69)
  • Respiratory arrest (66)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (63)
  • Hypertensive heart disease without (congestive) heart failure (41)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 8.36
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 11,168
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 176
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,190

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,169
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,186

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 51

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,324
  • In family households: 9,316 (1,483 male householders, 1,410 female householders)
    2,015 spouses, 3,333 children (2,975 natural, 81 adopted, 284 stepchildren), 441 grandchildren, 60 brothers or sisters, 82 parents, 356 other relatives, 128 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,397 (586 male householders (544 living alone)), 691 female householders (643 living alone)), 123 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 602

Size of family households: 1,363 2-persons, 705 3-persons, 516 4-persons, 195 5-persons, 83 6-persons, 31 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,188 1-person, 84 2-persons, 6 4-persons.

1,666 married couples with children.
543 single-parent households (85 men, 458 women).

97.2% of residents of West Carroll speak English at home.
3.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $103,321,000 ($8,637 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,214,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $28,305,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $24,487,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $9,747,000
Federal grants: $33,879,000
Federal procurement contracts: $453,000 ($39,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,451,000 ($4,386,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,707,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,899,000
Federal Government insurance: $15,936,000

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

Births: 785
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 804
Here:

68 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +4
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -478
Here -40 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in West Carroll Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.46 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.5

Year house built in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
  • Year house built in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
  • 1162014 or later
  • 1002010 to 2013
  • 4952000 to 2009
  • 5361990 to 1999
  • 6841980 to 1989
  • 1,4031970 to 1979
  • 8181960 to 1969
  • 7251950 to 1959
  • 1941940 to 1949
  • 1261939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
  • 01 room
  • 352 rooms
  • 703 rooms
  • 1934 rooms
  • 5995 rooms
  • 1,1406 rooms
  • 5137 rooms
  • 2858 rooms
  • 2709+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
  • 51 room
  • 102 rooms
  • 283 rooms
  • 1344 rooms
  • 4905 rooms
  • 3466 rooms
  • 517 rooms
  • 28 rooms
  • 449+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
  • 0no bedroom
  • 681 bedroom
  • 3912 bedrooms
  • 1,9973 bedrooms
  • 5684 bedrooms
  • 625+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
  • 5no bedroom
  • 641 bedroom
  • 4482 bedrooms
  • 5033 bedrooms
  • 604 bedrooms
  • 95+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in West Carroll Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in West Carroll Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 62no vehicle
  • 1,0181 vehicle
  • 1,3242 vehicles
  • 5403 vehicles
  • 1404 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in West Carroll Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in West Carroll Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • 80no vehicle
  • 7761 vehicle
  • 1972 vehicles
  • 283 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

91.5% of West Carroll Parish residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in Louisiana.

West Carroll Parish:

91.5%
State average:

87.1%

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

  • This state: 8,683
  • Other state: 2,512
  • Northeast: 78
  • Midwest: 277
  • South: 1,929
  • West: 220
Year householders moved into unit in West Carroll Parish, LA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in West Carroll Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 52.3%Electricity
  • 24.8%Utility gas
  • 18.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Other fuel
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 38.3%Utility gas
  • 36.1%Electricity
  • 24.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 21
Here:

1.6%
Louisiana:

18.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Louisiana:

18.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14
Here:

5.0%
Louisiana:

17.5%

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

West Carroll Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,039,000
    Solid Waste Management: $344,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Local Fire Protection: $61,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,417,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,290,000
    Health - Other: $1,284,000
    Police Protection: $1,264,000
    General - Other: $298,000
    Local Fire Protection: $282,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $25,000
    Other - General - Other: $25,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $99,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $313,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $300,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $110,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $97,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $57,000
    Interest Earnings: $14,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $114,000
    Local Fire Protection: $79,000
    Health - Other: $75,000
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,128,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $245,000
    Highways: $202,000
    Health and Hospitals: $18,000
    General Local Government Support: $13,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,282,000
    Property: $1,626,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $125,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $62,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,702,000

West Carroll Parish government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,039,000
    Solid Waste Management: $344,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Local Fire Protection: $61,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,417,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,290,000
    Health - Other: $1,284,000
    Police Protection: $1,264,000
    General - Other: $298,000
    Local Fire Protection: $282,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $25,000
    Other - General - Other: $25,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $99,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $313,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $300,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $110,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $97,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $57,000
    Interest Earnings: $14,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $114,000
    Local Fire Protection: $79,000
    Health - Other: $75,000
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,128,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $245,000
    Highways: $202,000
    Health and Hospitals: $18,000
    General Local Government Support: $13,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,282,000
    Property: $1,626,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $125,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $62,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,702,000

West Carroll Parish government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,039,000
    Solid Waste Management: $344,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Local Fire Protection: $61,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,417,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,290,000
    Health - Other: $1,284,000
    Police Protection: $1,264,000
    General - Other: $298,000
    Local Fire Protection: $282,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $25,000
    Other - General - Other: $25,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $99,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $313,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $300,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $110,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $97,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $57,000
    Interest Earnings: $14,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $114,000
    Local Fire Protection: $79,000
    Health - Other: $75,000
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,128,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $245,000
    Highways: $202,000
    Health and Hospitals: $18,000
    General Local Government Support: $13,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,282,000
    Property: $1,626,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $125,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $62,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,702,000

West Carroll Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,039,000
    Solid Waste Management: $344,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Local Fire Protection: $61,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,417,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,290,000
    Health - Other: $1,284,000
    Police Protection: $1,264,000
    General - Other: $298,000
    Local Fire Protection: $282,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $25,000
    Other - General - Other: $25,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $99,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $313,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $300,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $110,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $97,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $57,000
    Interest Earnings: $14,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $114,000
    Local Fire Protection: $79,000
    Health - Other: $75,000
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,128,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $245,000
    Highways: $202,000
    Health and Hospitals: $18,000
    General Local Government Support: $13,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,282,000
    Property: $1,626,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $125,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $62,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,702,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 560
  • Number of aged recipients: 110
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 450
  • Number of recipients under 18: 75
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 299
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 186
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 256
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 214
Most common first names in West Carroll Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James13973.8 years
William9975.1 years
John8675.6 years
Mary8577.2 years
Robert6074.7 years
Willie5576.9 years
Charles4568.5 years
Annie3982.1 years
Thomas3473.1 years
George3273.3 years
Most common last names in West Carroll Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6575.3 years
Jones4669.8 years
Williams4075.3 years
Brown3577.2 years
Lewis3175.6 years
Harper3180.4 years
Sanders3177.6 years
Hill3071.4 years
Davis2973.5 years
Butler2375.6 years
Businesses in West Carroll Parish, LA
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
SONIC Drive-In1Walmart1