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Population in 2017: 3,279 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +23.1%
 
Males: 1,492  (45.5%)
Females: 1,787  (54.5%)
Median resident age:

36.4 years
Louisiana median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 70647.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,612 (it was $31,581 in 2000)
Iowa:

$45,612
LA:

$46,145

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,842 (it was $14,652 in 2000)

Iowa town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $135,027 (it was $61,600 in 2000)
Iowa:

$135,027
LA:

$162,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $115,234; detached houses: $126,602; mobile homes: $49,637

Median gross rent in 2017: $745.

March 2019 cost of living index in Iowa: 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.2%
(20.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.3% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Iowa, LA (2010)
    • 2,02867.7%White alone
    • 77025.7%Black alone
    • 882.9%Hispanic
    • 802.7%Two or more races
    • 120.4%American Indian alone
    • 110.4%Asian alone
    • 70.2%Other race alone

Races in Iowa detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Iowa, Louisiana as of July 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Iowa is 146 to 1.


Crime rates in Iowa by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.9)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(114.5)
2
(81.4)
1
(39.0)
3
(115.4)
1
(38.2)
2
(75.9)
5
(164.7)
1
(31.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(91.9)
2
(59.8)
3
(90.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
13
(496.2)
15
(610.7)
14
(545.8)
7
(269.3)
10
(382.3)
6
(227.8)
59
(1,944)
60
(1,899)
84
(2,669)
60
(1,863)
19
(581.8)
7
(209.4)
16
(481.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
36
(1,374)
19
(773.6)
28
(1,092)
25
(961.9)
29
(1,109)
33
(1,253)
7
(230.6)
10
(316.5)
17
(540.2)
4
(124.2)
32
(979.8)
59
(1,765)
45
(1,355)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
96
(3,664)
97
(3,950)
88
(3,431)
86
(3,309)
84
(3,211)
77
(2,923)
47
(1,549)
50
(1,582)
66
(2,097)
67
(2,081)
64
(1,960)
108
(3,231)
89
(2,679)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(381.7)
7
(285.0)
8
(311.9)
8
(307.8)
4
(152.9)
1
(38.0)
7
(230.6)
13
(411.4)
6
(190.7)
3
(93.2)
4
(122.5)
2
(59.8)
5
(150.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(65.9)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)406.9414.1359.5312.8306.2276.0600.7532.9670.8559.0300.7341.3337.4

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City-data.com crime index in Iowa, LA

Crime rate in Iowa detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.01
Louisiana average:

3.01
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Ancestries: French (19.7%), French Canadian (13.0%), American (5.1%), German (4.4%), Irish (1.6%), Cajun (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 3.09 square miles.

Population density: 1,063 people per square mile   (low).

Iowa, Louisiana map

17 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.5%
Louisiana:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $431 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $300 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Charles, LA (11.7 miles , pop. 71,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (112.9 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (145.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Lacassine, LA (2.4 miles ),
Fenton, LA (3.2 miles ),
Hayes, LA (3.2 miles ),
Welsh, LA (3.4 miles ),
Lake Charles, LA (3.4 miles ),
Moss Bluff, LA (3.5 miles ),
Gillis, LA (3.8 miles ),
Westlake, LA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 30.24 N, Longitude: 93.01 W

Area code: 337

Distribution of median household income in Iowa, LA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Iowa, LA in 2017
Iowa satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,200
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,200
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $100,200
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2011: 66 buildings, average cost: $159,700
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 26 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2014: 25 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2015: 31 buildings, average cost: $113,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Iowa, LA residents
Average permit cost in Iowa, LA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Historical population in Iowa, LA
Historical housing units in Iowa, LA

Population change in the 1990s: +122 (+4.8%).
Most common industries in Iowa, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Chemicals (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.5%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.7%)
  • Chemicals (4.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.2%)
  • Educational services (14.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.0%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Iowa, LA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cashiers (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Carpenters (4.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (9.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)

Average climate in Iowa, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Iowa, Louisiana average temperatures Iowa, Louisiana average precipitation Iowa, Louisiana humidity Iowa, Louisiana wind speed Iowa, Louisiana snowfall Iowa, Louisiana sunshine Iowa, Louisiana clear and cloudy days

Iowa, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 79.8. This is about average.

City:

79.8
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.60. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.60
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.02. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.02
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.3. This is worse than average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Iowa-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the Iowa town center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 2/12/1971, a category F3 tornado 9.4 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Iowa-area historical earthquake activity is below Louisiana state average. It is 92% 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 237.7 miles away from Iowa center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 476.7 miles away from Iowa center
On 12/9/2000 at 06:46:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 229.9 miles away from Iowa 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 347.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 235.2 miles away from Iowa center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 344.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Calcasieu Parish (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Iowa topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Iowa:

  • MARTIN DE PORRES NH INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • ST MARTIN DE PORRES MULTI-CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • ROSTEET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • LANDMARK OF LAKE CHARLES (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • HARBOR HOSPICE OF LAKE CHARLES, LP (Hospital, about 11 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • HOSPICE HOME CARE LAKE CHARLES HOSP (Hospital, about 11 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE 2000-LAKE CHA (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; LAKE CHARLES, LA)

Airports located in Iowa:

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Amtrak station near Iowa:

  • 12 miles: LAKE CHARLES (433 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Iowa:

  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 9 miles; Lake Charles, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 13 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 58 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 58 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 60 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • Lamar University (about 65 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 65 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)

Public high school in Iowa:

  • IOWA HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 401 W MILLER AVE, Grades: 8-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Iowa:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Iowa: Iowa Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Iowa Police Department (B), Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office Iowa Law Enforcement Center (C), Calcasieu Parish Library Iowa Branch (D), Iowa Volunteer Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Iowa include: Iowa First United Methodist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Zion Travelers Baptist Church (C), Saint Raphael Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Calcasieu Parish Of (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 107 East First Street).

Hotel: Howard Johnson Express (107 East Frontage Road).

Birthplace of: Tierre Brown - Basketball player, Immanuel Friddle - College football player (McNeese State Cowboys).

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Iowa and their reported violations in the past:

PRAIRIE PLAZA (Address: 5841 SOHIO ROAD , Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2014)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In OCT-02-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

75.3%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Iowa (2011 data):

  • The Bank: Iowa Office at 114 North Thomson Avenue, branch established on 1997/02/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $155.7 mil, Deposits: $136.2 mil, headquarters in Jennings, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Bancshares, Inc., The
  • Capital One, National Association: Iowa Branch at 109 South Thompson Street, branch established on 1954/04/05. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Jeff Davis Bank & Trust Company: Iowa Branch at 428 South Kinney Avenue, branch established on 1986/05/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $547.5 mil, Deposits: $475.6 mil, headquarters in Jennings, LA, positive income, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Jeff Davis Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Iowa:

Marital status in Iowa, LA
  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

For population 25 years and over in Iowa:

  • High school or higher: 83.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Louisiana average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Iowa
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Iowa, LA (based on Calcasieu Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic64,05020
Evangelical Protestant51,570155
Mainline Protestant9,56326
Black Protestant8,82326
Other1,52711
Orthodox331
None57,202-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 39
Here:

2.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 33
Calcasieu Parish:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 89
This county:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
Here:

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

31.7%
State:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Calcasieu Parish:

11.0%
Louisiana:

13.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.9%
Louisiana:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

40.6%
Louisiana:

46.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.4
Louisiana:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.7%
Louisiana:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Iowa:

12.7%
Louisiana:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Iowa:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Iowa:

34.6%
Louisiana:

34.4%

General health condition:
Iowa:

52.2%
Louisiana:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.3%
Louisiana:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Iowa, LA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 14$27,768$23,8014$5,640
Other Government Administration 4$9,018$27,0546$2,042
Streets and Highways 3$7,224$28,8960$0
Water Supply 1$3,542$42,5042$2,484
Parks and Recreation 1$2,072$24,8640$0
Sewerage 1$2,734$32,8080$0
Firefighters 1$2,555$30,6600$0
Police - Other 1$1,822$21,8640$0
Financial Administration 1$4,005$48,0600$0
Totals for Government 27$60,740$26,99612$10,166

Iowa government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $134,000 ($40.87)
    Water Utilities: $134,000 ($40.87)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,114,000 ($339.74)
    Sewerage: $637,000 ($194.27)
    Central Staff Services: $428,000 ($130.53)
    Housing and Community Development: $377,000 ($114.97)
    Regular Highways: $346,000 ($105.52)
    Water Utilities: $296,000 ($90.27)
    Parks and Recreation: $226,000 ($68.92)
    Local Fire Protection: $25,000 ($7.62)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($0.91)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing and Community Development: $159,000 ($48.49)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $833,000 ($254.04)

Iowa government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $563,000 ($171.70)
    Housing and Community Development: $100,000 ($30.50)
    Other: $15,000 ($4.57)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $261,000 ($79.60)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $411,000 ($125.34)
    General Revenue - Other: $145,000 ($44.22)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($5.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $285,000 ($86.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $355,000 ($108.26)
    General Local Government Support: $98,000 ($29.89)
    Water Utilities: $65,000 ($19.82)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,319,000 ($402.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $181,000 ($55.20)
    Property: $158,000 ($48.19)
    Other License: $150,000 ($45.75)
    Other: $10,000 ($3.05)

Iowa government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,996,000 ($1828.61)

5.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,454 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Louisiana average:

6.26%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($185 average AGI)
Calcasieu Parish:

0.03%
Louisiana average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  0.32% ($61,371 average AGI)
from Beauregard Parish, LA  0.31% ($41,345)
from Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.28% ($35,543)


4.67% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,948 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
Louisiana average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Beauregard Parish, LA  0.42% ($49,418 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.33% ($53,496)
to Jefferson Davis Parish, LA  0.31% ($47,423)
Businesses in Iowa, LA
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Howard Johnson1
FedEx1La Quinta1
Hardee's1McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Iowa:

  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXZZ (1580 AM; 1 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAOK (1400 AM; 1 kW; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCAST SERVICES,LLC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDYS (1520 AM; 10 kW; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJEF (1290 AM; 1 kW; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDEI (1250 AM; 5 kW; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Iowa:

  • KHLA (92.9 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBXG (99.5 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVEE (107.5 FM; LAKE ARTHUR, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOJO (91.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KYKZ (96.1 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBIU (103.7 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAJN-FM (102.9 FM; CROWLEY, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KKGB (101.3 FM; SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KRWP (97.5 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KQIS (102.1 FM; BASILE, LA; Owner: THIRD PARTNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K201FO (88.1 FM; JENNINGS, LA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYLC (90.3 FM; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQLK (97.9 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC)
  • KZWA (104.9 FM; MOSS BLUFF, LA; Owner: B & C BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KBAN (91.1 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Iowa:

  • KPLC (Channel 7; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KLTL-TV (Channel 18; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KFAM-LP (Channel 58; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: RICE CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLFY-TV (Channel 10; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KLFY, L.P.)
  • KVHP (Channel 29; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K51EC (Channel 51; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLPB-TV (Channel 24; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KADN (Channel 15; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KADN-15, INC.)
  • K45DI (Channel 45; MERMENTAU, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Iowa fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Iowa fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 40Number of bridges
  • 292ft / 88.6mTotal length
  • $5,421,000Total costs
  • 389,556Total average daily traffic
  • 50,832Total average daily truck traffic
  • 146,886Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Iowa, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 131960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Iowa, LA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$110,83111$84,70315$96,6055$16,2043$352,6377$34,9133$75,930
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$04$74,3802$169,3451$132,8200$00$03$48,700
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$177,9807$84,7205$132,9521$13,2800$01$53,1304$69,898
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$93,6405$115,5541$9,9600$00$01$55,780
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$293,5301$91,6500$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0021.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$117,1031$181,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$91,6501$96,960
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$88,330
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$96,960
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0021.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Iowa, LA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Iowa, LA - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 25. The highest number of fires - 67 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Iowa, LA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (42.7%), and Structure Fires (29.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Iowa, LA
    • 16042.7%Outside Fires
    • 11029.3%Structure Fires
    • 6417.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 4110.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Iowa, LA
Most common first names in Iowa, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph3872.5 years
Mary2576.7 years
John2074.3 years
William1571.1 years
James1468.0 years
Robert1369.7 years
George1071.8 years
Charles1061.5 years
Frank973.4 years
Thomas872.6 years
Most common last names in Iowa, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller3875.5 years
Fontenot2972.9 years
Hebert2375.4 years
Mallett1676.0 years
Broussard1671.2 years
Dugas1565.7 years
Ardoin1574.5 years
Simon1470.1 years
Landry1468.3 years
Corbello1374.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Iowa, LA
  • 60.8%Electricity
  • 38.6%Utility gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Iowa, LA
  • 67.1%Electricity
  • 32.9%Utility gas


Iowa compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 18 pilots and 41 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Michael Lee Schexnayder (1)
  • Ronald Singleton (1)
  • Troy L. Irwin (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2020.