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Violet, LA (Louisiana) Houses and Residents

Violet,LA index of house prices

Total population: 4,973 (All urban)

Houses: 2,881 (2,734 occupied: 1,544 owner occupied, 446 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

22%
State:

35%

Housing density: 710 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $144,800.

Median contract rent in 2015: $704 (lower quartile is $574, upper quartile is $794)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $953


Median gross rent in Violet, LA in 2015: $504

Housing units in Violet with a mortgage: 1,553 (171 second mortgage, 49 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 411

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $48,549

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $42,384

Median monthly housing costs: $742


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Violet, Louisiana Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $120,722 (it was $73,700 in 2000)
Violet:

$120,722
Louisiana:

$155,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $83,731 - $165,681
Median year house/condo built: 1986

Median year apartment built: 1999

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,575
  • In family households: 7,913 (1,515 male householders, 768 female householders)
    1,467 spouses, 3,130 children (2,889 natural, 58 adopted, 183 stepchildren), 332 grandchildren, 131 brothers or sisters, 71 parents, 215 other relatives, 284 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 662 (289 male householders (220 living alone)), 220 female householders (201 living alone)), 153 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 52 (46 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 674 2-persons, 592 3-persons, 563 4-persons, 297 5-persons, 122 6-persons, 35 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 421 1-person, 59 2-persons, 19 3-persons, 10 4-persons.

1,485 married couples with children.
830 single-parent households (130 men, 700 women).

93.4% of residents of Violet speak English at home.
3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 20% speak English not well).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (58% speak English very well, 42% speak English well).
1.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (57% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 35% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 161 (1.9%)
(42.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.3
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.6
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Violet, Louisiana:

  • 22no bedroom
  • 891 bedroom
  • 2962 bedrooms
  • 1,4903 bedrooms
  • 2294 bedrooms
  • 305+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Violet population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Violet, Louisiana:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 651 bedroom
  • 2512 bedrooms
  • 2333 bedrooms
  • 234 bedrooms
  • 65+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Violet population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Violet in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 177no vehicle
  • 6801 vehicle
  • 9252 vehicles
  • 3033 vehicles
  • 434 vehicles
  • 285+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Violet population

Cars and other vehicles available in Violet in renter-occupied apartments

  • 199no vehicle
  • 2271 vehicle
  • 1062 vehicles
  • 303 vehicles
  • 164 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Violet population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Violet, Louisiana:

  • 01 room
  • 372 rooms
  • 1283 rooms
  • 2124 rooms
  • 8325 rooms
  • 4936 rooms
  • 2757 rooms
  • 1088 rooms
  • 719+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Violet population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Violet, Louisiana:

  • 01 room
  • 322 rooms
  • 453 rooms
  • 2004 rooms
  • 1675 rooms
  • 726 rooms
  • 487 rooms
  • 148 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Violet population

Year house built

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

  • Violet, LA household income distribution

  • Violet, LA household income distribution
  • 389Less than $10,000
  • 198$10,000 to $14,999
  • 227$15,000 to $19,999
  • 205$20,000 to $24,999
  • 244$25,000 to $29,999
  • 194$30,000 to $34,999
  • 176$35,000 to $39,999
  • 93$40,000 to $44,999
  • 127$45,000 to $49,999
  • 265$50,000 to $59,999
  • 328$60,000 to $74,999
  • 244$75,000 to $99,999
  • 46$100,000 to $124,999
  • 10$125,000 to $149,999
  • 18$150,000 to $199,999
  • 28$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Violet, LA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Violet, LA
  • 39Less than $10,000
  • 11$10,000 to $14,999
  • 16$15,000 to $19,999
  • 8$20,000 to $24,999
  • 7$25,000 to $29,999
  • 19$30,000 to $34,999
  • 7$35,000 to $39,999
  • 40$40,000 to $49,999
  • 6$50,000 to $59,999
  • 69$60,000 to $69,999
  • 194$70,000 to $79,999
  • 95$80,000 to $89,999
  • 68$90,000 to $99,999
  • 236$100,000 to $124,999
  • 199$125,000 to $149,999
  • 204$150,000 to $174,999
  • 119$175,000 to $199,999
  • 59$200,000 to $249,999
  • 41$250,000 to $299,999
  • 26$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Violet, LA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Violet, LA
  • 27$100 to $149
  • 22$400 to $449
  • 54$550 to $599
  • 26$600 to $649
  • 17$650 to $699
  • 58$700 to $749
  • 75$800 to $899
  • 63$900 to $999
  • 92No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 351995 to March 2000
  • 91990 to 1994
  • 91985 to 1989
  • 251980 to 1984
  • 401975 to 1979
  • 81970 to 1974
  • 201965 to 1969
  • 15Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Violet population
Violet commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 77
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 133
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 237
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 548
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 399
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 93
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 650
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 84
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 141
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 536
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 380
  • 90 or more minutes: 70
Violet, LA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 45.5%
Number of people working at home: 64 (1.9% of all workers)

Violet mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,541 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 710 (21%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 47 (1%)
  • Walked: 16 (0%)
  • Other means: 34 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 64 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 3,372
 French (except Basque): 903
 Italian: 707
 German: 642
 United States or American: 542
 Irish: 340
 English: 107
 French Canadian: 104
 Subsaharan African:: 103
 African: 103
 European: 99
 Acadian/Cajun: 56
 Swedish: 56
 British: 30
 Scotch-Irish: 25
 Scottish: 19
 Hungarian: 16
 Russian: 11
 Canadian: 9
 Arab:: 8
 Arab/Arabic: 8

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

  • 36%Cuba
  • 25%Vietnam
  • 16%Honduras
  • 8%Philippines
  • 7%Malaysia
  • 5%Asia, n.e.c.
  • 4%Guatemala

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

  • This state: 7,569
  • Northeast: 55
  • Midwest: 131
  • South: 569
  • West: 83

63% of Violet residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 70% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 81% lived in Louisiana.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 78
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 15
  • 5th and 6th grade: 95
  • 7th and 8th grade: 152
  • 9th grade: 161
  • 10th grade: 173
  • 11th grade: 149
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 56
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 899
  • Less than 1 year of college: 196
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 296
  • Associate degree: 59
  • Bachelor's degree: 76
  • Master's degree: 30
  • Professional school degree: 4
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 17
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 31
  • 5th and 6th grade: 29
  • 7th and 8th grade: 156
  • 9th grade: 188
  • 10th grade: 138
  • 11th grade: 106
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 110
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 971
  • Less than 1 year of college: 242
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 400
  • Associate degree: 159
  • Bachelor's degree: 165
  • Master's degree: 34
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 5

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.9%Males
  • 3.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 15.6%Males
  • 19.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 52.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 8.3%Males
  • 26.5%Females
Violet marital status for males
Violet marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,397
  • One, attached: 126
  • Two: 138
  • 3 or 4: 72
  • 5 to 9: 24
  • Mobile homes: 118
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Violet:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 69.0%Utility gas
  • 29.6%Electricity
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 64.4%Utility gas
  • 35.6%Electricity

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 500
Here:

34.1%
Louisiana:

17.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 67
Here:

11.1%
Louisiana:

15.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 51
Here:

17.3%
Louisiana:

16.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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)