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Violet, LA (Louisiana) Houses and Residents

Violet,LA index of house prices

Total population: 4,973 (All urban)

Houses: 2,156 (1,856 occupied: 1,362 owner occupied, 484 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

26%
State:

36%

Housing density: 531 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $115,811.

Median contract rent in 2016: $704 (lower quartile is $574, upper quartile is $794)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $971


Median gross rent in Violet, LA in 2016: $504

Housing units in Violet with a mortgage: 776 (6 second mortgage, 7 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 582

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $46,291

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $42,326

Median monthly housing costs: $730


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Violet, Louisiana Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $125,505 (it was $73,700 in 2000)
Violet:

$125,505
Louisiana:

$158,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $82,830 - $174,308
Median year house/condo built: 1983

Median year apartment built: 1992

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,664
  • In family households: 5,113 (618 male householders, 806 female householders)
    891 spouses, 2,179 children (2,122 natural, 51 adopted, 4 stepchildren), 325 grandchildren, 171 brothers or sisters, 18 parents, 101 other relatives, 12 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 517 (176 male householders (123 living alone)), 245 female householders (221 living alone)), 94 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 17

Size of family households: 512 2-persons, 569 3-persons, 195 4-persons, 89 5-persons, 33 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 344 1-person, 79 2-persons.

678 married couples with children.
613 single-parent households (21 men, 592 women).

96.3% of residents of Violet speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English not well).
3.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 74 (1.3%)
(55.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.4
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.8
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 71 bedroom
  • 1462 bedrooms
  • 9313 bedrooms
  • 2814 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Violet population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Violet, Louisiana:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 611 bedroom
  • 912 bedrooms
  • 2653 bedrooms
  • 514 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Violet population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 38no vehicle
  • 5611 vehicle
  • 5392 vehicles
  • 1923 vehicles
  • 154 vehicles
  • 125+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Violet population

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

  • 92no vehicle
  • 2041 vehicle
  • 1112 vehicles
  • 703 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Violet population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Violet, Louisiana:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 604 rooms
  • 1925 rooms
  • 5276 rooms
  • 3287 rooms
  • 998 rooms
  • 1629+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Violet population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Violet, Louisiana:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 583 rooms
  • 354 rooms
  • 1085 rooms
  • 1606 rooms
  • 1037 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 129+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Violet population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year 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
  • 198Less than $10,000
  • 132$10,000 to $14,999
  • 146$15,000 to $19,999
  • 151$20,000 to $24,999
  • 138$25,000 to $29,999
  • 137$30,000 to $34,999
  • 99$35,000 to $39,999
  • 78$40,000 to $44,999
  • 151$45,000 to $49,999
  • 151$50,000 to $59,999
  • 115$60,000 to $74,999
  • 170$75,000 to $99,999
  • 98$100,000 to $124,999
  • 36$125,000 to $149,999
  • 48$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Violet, LA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Violet, LA
  • 19Less than $10,000
  • 11$10,000 to $14,999
  • 30$15,000 to $19,999
  • 11$20,000 to $24,999
  • 20$30,000 to $34,999
  • 10$35,000 to $39,999
  • 12$40,000 to $49,999
  • 17$50,000 to $59,999
  • 101$60,000 to $69,999
  • 135$70,000 to $79,999
  • 41$80,000 to $89,999
  • 58$90,000 to $99,999
  • 212$100,000 to $124,999
  • 140$125,000 to $149,999
  • 269$150,000 to $174,999
  • 110$175,000 to $199,999
  • 34$200,000 to $249,999
  • 66$250,000 to $299,999
  • 20$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Violet, LA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Violet, LA
  • 31$100 to $149
  • 19$450 to $499
  • 30$550 to $599
  • 44$600 to $649
  • 33$650 to $699
  • 40$700 to $749
  • 120$800 to $899
  • 63$900 to $999
  • 51$1,000 to $1,249
  • 65No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 402010 or later
  • 292000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 341980 to 1989
  • 481970 to 1979
  • 35Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Violet population
Violet commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 16
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 112
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 331
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 178
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 233
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 176
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 305
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 59
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 131
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 302
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 134
  • 90 or more minutes: 40
Violet, LA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 48.7%
Number of people working at home: 29 (1.4% 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:

 French (except Basque): 314
 German: 240
 African: 125
 American: 90
 English: 58
 Nigerian: 42
 Italian: 28
 Irish: 8
 Czech: 6
 Norwegian: 5

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

  • 83%Africa, n.e.c.
  • 12%Honduras
  • 7%Cuba
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway
  • 0%Sweden

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

  • This state: 5,127
  • Other state: 467
  • Northeast: 5
  • Midwest: 60
  • South: 369
  • West: 35

88% of Violet 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, 91% lived in Louisiana.

Violet:

88.3%
State average:

86.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 31
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 11
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 89
  • 9th grade: 49
  • 10th grade: 167
  • 11th grade: 120
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 15
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 722
  • Less than 1 year of college: 31
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 221
  • Associate degree: 11
  • Bachelor's degree: 84
  • Master's degree: 10
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 18
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 21
  • 9th grade: 45
  • 10th grade: 78
  • 11th grade: 30
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 34
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 837
  • Less than 1 year of college: 174
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 364
  • Associate degree: 194
  • Bachelor's degree: 151
  • Master's degree: 41
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 14.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 18.5%Males
  • 15.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 100.0%Males
Violet marital status for males
Violet marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,893
  • One, attached: 27
  • Two: 70
  • 3 or 4: 47
  • 5 to 9: 17
  • 20 to 49: 5
  • Mobile homes: 87
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 12

Median worth of mobile homes: $56,533

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 2.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.9%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Violet:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Violet
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (54.4%)
  • Electricity (42.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.6%)
  • Electricity (58.5%)
  • Utility gas (37.8%)
  • No fuel used (2.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 67
Here:

8.8%
Louisiana:

17.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 22
Here:

6.8%
Louisiana:

17.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 116
Here:

37.8%
Louisiana:

17.3%

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)