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Winn Parish, Louisiana (LA)

County population in 2014: 14,743 (35% urban, 65% rural); it was 16,894 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,665
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,334
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,427
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,470 (it was 1,503 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

33%

Land area: 950 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Winn Parish: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (53.1%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (37.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 38%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 62%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Winn Parish, Louisiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (66.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (30.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Louisiana median age:  35.0 years
Males: 7,732  (52.4%)
Females: 7,011  (47.6%)
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Average household size:
Winn Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,778 ($25,462 in 1999)

This county:

$33778
Louisiana:

$44164

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $323 (lower quartile is $240, upper quartile is $408)
This county:

$323
State:

$620


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $64,948 (it was $37,800 in 2000)
Winn:

$64,948
Louisiana:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $33,805 - $118,940
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $751
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $258

Institutionalized population: 1,676

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 18
  • Thefts: 12
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $215 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $236 (0.4%)

Winn Parish household income distribution in 2009 Winn Parish home values distribution Winn Parish contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.6%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.3% for Black residents, 59.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents, 72.2% for other race residents, 79.0% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.4%
Winn Parish:

23.4%
Louisiana:

19.8%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.5% for Black residents, 68.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.8% for American Indian residents, 98.7% for other race residents, 87.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 35 years old, American Indian residents: 43 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 33 years old, Other race residents: 9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Winn Parish is $379 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $421 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $531 a month.

Cities in this county include: Winnfield, Joyce, Dodson, St. Maurice, Calvin, Jordan Hill, Atlanta, Sikes.

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

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Neighboring counties: Cochise County, Arizona , Covington County, Alabama , Coke County, Texas , Houston County, Georgia , Tift County, Georgia , Worth County, Georgia , Panola County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.3%
Louisiana:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 494
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 65.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 92 (42% naturalized citizens)

Winn Parish:

0.5%
Whole state:

2.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 12
  • 1990 to 1994: 10
  • 1985 to 1989: 6
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 7
  • 1970 to 1974: 34
  • 1970 to 1974: 6
  • 1965 to 1969: 17

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 74.3%

Winn Parish marital status for males Winn Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,071
  • One, attached: 172
  • Two: 160
  • 3 or 4: 106
  • 5 to 9: 53
  • 10 to 19: 44
  • 20 or more: 24
  • Mobile homes: 1,734
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 138

Housing units in Winn Parish with a mortgage: 1,121 (83 second mortgage, 39 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,511

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

59.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Winn Parish

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,44152
Mainline Protestant5869
Black Protestant4243
Other2542
Catholic1841
None4,424-
Winn 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: 3
Winn Parish:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Winn Parish:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Winn Parish:

10.7%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Winn Parish:

31.3%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.3%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in Winn Parish:

Average size of farms: 159 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $38,626
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $120.29
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.39%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 89.56%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $35,661
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 21.09%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $20,601
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.92%
Average age of principal farm operators: 60 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 18.36
Vegetables: 30 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Winn Parish-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 320.0 miles away from Winn 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 224.2 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 226.7 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 287.6 miles away from the county center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 321.3 miles away from Winn Parish 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 357.4 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:

  • LouisianaHurricane Gustav, Incident Period: September 1, 2008 to September 11, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1786): September 2, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1786, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: October 16, 2006 to November 8, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1668): November 2, 2006, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1668, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • LouisianaHurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to November 1, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1607): September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1607, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaHurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to November 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3260): September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3260, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaHurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 26, 2005 to November 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3212): August 27, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3212, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • LouisianaLoss of the Space Shuttle Columbia, Incident Period: February 1, 2003, Emergency Declared (EM-3172): February 1, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3172, Natural disaster type: Other
  • LouisianaFreezing Rain and Ice Storm, Incident Period: December 22, 1998 to December 28, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1264): January 21, 1999, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1264, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Freeze
  • LouisianaTropical Storm Allison, Incident Period: June 25, 1989 to July 21, 1989, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-835): July 17, 1989, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-835, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • LouisianaSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: May 4, 1989 to May 27, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-829): May 20, 1989, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-829, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • LouisianaTORNADOES, FLOODING, Incident Period: November 15, 1987 to November 19, 1987, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-804): November 30, 1987, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-804, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Winn Parish (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

  • Mexico (40%)
  • United Kingdom (21%)
  • Germany (12%)
  • Vietnam (8%)
  • Argentina (8%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • Thailand (2%)

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

  • United States or American (36%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (5%)
  • French (except Basque) (4%)
  • German (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Dutch (1%)

Winn Parish mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,345 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 792 (15%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 3 (0%)
  • Walked: 107 (2%)
  • Other means: 68 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 97 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 1,491 people in state prisons
  • 193 people in nursing homes
  • 38 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 28 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 14 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 1,452 people in state prisons
  • 156 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 68 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 68 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,803.

4.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,771 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.46% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($21,047 average AGI)
1.44% relocated from other states ($9,729 average AGI)
Winn Parish:

1.44%
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 Jackson Parish, LA  0.62% ($31,296 average AGI)
from Natchitoches Parish, LA  0.53% ($23,304)
from Grant Parish, LA  0.37% ($38,875)
from Caddo Parish, LA  0.28% ($20,333)
from Rapides Parish, LA  0.28% ($24,500)


6.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,528 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Louisiana average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.52% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($21,627 average AGI)
1.61% relocated to other states ($9,900 average AGI)
Winn Parish:

1.61%
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 Jackson Parish, LA  0.77% ($32,176 average AGI)
to Natchitoches Parish, LA  0.63% ($22,179)
to Rapides Parish, LA  0.45% ($32,300)
to Grant Parish, LA  0.41% ($31,167)
to Ouachita Parish, LA  0.27% ($33,917)
to Caddo Parish, LA  0.23% ($20,700)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Births per 1000 population in Winn Parish

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Winn Parish

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Winn Parish

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Winn Parish
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Winn Parish


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,603 (2,056 aged, 547 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 538 (15%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (230)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (206)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (130)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (119)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (98)
  • Congestive heart failure (93)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (84)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (74)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (71)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (69)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.19
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 11367.72
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 371.490
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 70199.99

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1358.970
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1415.330
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 12.53

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 11.29
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 56.36

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12.53

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,553
  • In family households: 11,645 (2,435 male householders, 1,324 female householders)
    2,546 spouses, 4,040 children (3,644 natural, 112 adopted, 284 stepchildren), 579 grandchildren, 128 brothers or sisters, 88 parents, 173 other relatives, 259 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,908 (820 male householders (709 living alone)), 890 female householders (824 living alone)), 198 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,760 (1,676 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,674 2-persons, 898 3-persons, 675 4-persons, 304 5-persons, 133 6-persons, 75 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,533 1-person, 161 2-persons, 11 3-persons, 5 4-persons.

2,358 married couples with children.
1,145 single-parent households (205 men, 940 women).

98.1% of residents of Winn Parish speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $102,825,000 ($6366 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,787,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $35,750,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $30,827,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $206,000
Federal grants: $28,167,000
Federal procurement contracts: $618,000 ($7,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,257,000 ($3,662,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $98,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,508,000
Federal Government insurance: $5,099,000

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

Births: 1,048
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,098
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +7
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -867
Here -54 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Winn Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.24 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:

4.7
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 41
  • 2000 to 2004: 866
  • 1990 to 1999: 961
  • 1980 to 1989: 962
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,500
  • 1960 to 1969: 984
  • 1950 to 1959: 809
  • 1940 to 1949: 493
  • 1939 or earlier: 555
Rooms in houses/apartments in Winn Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 52
  • 3 rooms: 248
  • 4 rooms: 613
  • 5 rooms: 1,160
  • 6 rooms: 1,162
  • 7 rooms: 692
  • 8 rooms: 287
  • 9+ rooms: 204
  • 1 room: 20
  • 2 rooms: 55
  • 3 rooms: 202
  • 4 rooms: 382
  • 5 rooms: 386
  • 6 rooms: 257
  • 7 rooms: 120
  • 8 rooms: 51
  • 9+ rooms: 30
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Winn Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 15
  • 1 bedroom: 195
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,138
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,411
  • 4 bedrooms: 612
  • 5+ bedrooms: 56
  • no bedroom: 20
  • 1 bedroom: 205
  • 2 bedrooms: 606
  • 3 bedrooms: 582
  • 4 bedrooms: 78
  • 5+ bedrooms: 12
Cars and other vehicles available in Winn Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 383
  • 1 vehicle: 1,544
  • 2 vehicles: 1,841
  • 3 vehicles: 506
  • 4 vehicles: 128
  • 5+ vehicles: 25
  • no vehicle: 433
  • 1 vehicle: 621
  • 2 vehicles: 360
  • 3 vehicles: 66
  • 4 vehicles: 23
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

61% of Winn Parish residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 53% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in Louisiana.

Winn Parish:

60.7%
State average:

59.6%

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

  • This state: 14445
  • Northeast: 102
  • Midwest: 344
  • South: 1452
  • West: 404

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $34,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Winn Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (42.8%)
  • Utility gas (28.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22.5%)
  • Wood (5.9%)
  • Electricity (43.8%)
  • Utility gas (43.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.0%)
  • Wood (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 51
Here:

2.6%
Louisiana:

17.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 39
Here:

3.6%
Louisiana:

15.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 26
Here:

6.3%
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)

Winn Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Current Operations - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,427,000
    Regular Highways: $954,000
    Police Protection: $944,000
    Solid Waste Management: $609,000
    Financial Administration: $526,000
    Corrections - Other: $484,000
    Central Staff Services: $349,000
    Libraries: $328,000
    Housing & Community Development: $271,000
    General Public Buildings: $219,000
    General - Other: $113,000
    Fire Protection: $106,000
    Health Services - Other: $106,000
    Welfare - Other: $91,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $81,000
    Sewerage: $22,000
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $55,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $222,000
    General - Other: $91,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
    Corrections - Other: $14,000
    Financial Administration: $5,000
    Judicial: $5,000
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $2,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,150,000

Winn Parish government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - All Other: $381,000
    Sewerage: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $270,000
    All Other: $20,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $40,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $425,000
    Interest Earnings: $54,000
    Property Sale Other: $16,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,468,000
    Highways: $757,000
    General Support: $163,000
    Health & Hospitals: $18,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,618,000
    Total General Sales: $758,000
    NEC: $101,000
    Public Utilities: $97,000

Winn Parish government finances - Debt in 2004:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,538,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,255,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $57,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $226,000

Winn Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,203,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $205,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 618
  • Number of aged recipients: 70
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 548
  • Number of recipients under 18: 102
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 358
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 158
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 217
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 264
Winn Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Winn Parish Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Winn Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James15574.1 years
John12575.9 years
William9874.7 years
Mary8077.3 years
Willie6476.6 years
Robert5873.0 years
Thomas4170.0 years
Charles3771.0 years
George3574.0 years
Henry3575.9 years
Most common last names in Winn Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9476.7 years
Williams7372.6 years
Jones6071.5 years
Johnson5675.2 years
Jordan5380.1 years
Walker4777.8 years
Taylor4675.6 years
Carpenter4178.5 years
Wilson3774.1 years
Martin3676.4 years
Businesses in Winn Parish, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1RadioShack1
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
Chevrolet1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1