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Evangeline Parish, Louisiana (LA)

County population in 2019: 33,476 (39% urban, 61% rural); it was 35,434 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,411
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,266
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 8,837
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,152 (it was 3,899 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

33%

Land area: 664 sq. mi.

Water area: 15.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 50 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Evangeline Parish: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (25.2%), Information (16.0%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (15.1%), Wholesale trade (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 27%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Evangeline Parish, LA (2019)
    • 22,04762.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 9,12125.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,3113.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4691.3%Two or more races
    • 2250.6%Some other race alone
    • 1590.4%Asian alone
    • 900.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 180.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

36.5 years
Louisiana median age:

37.7 years
Males: 17,136  (51.2%)
Females: 16,340  (48.8%)
Average household size:
Evangeline Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $33,001 ($20,532 in 1999)
This county:

$33,001
Louisiana:

$51,073

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $351 (lower quartile is $226, upper quartile is $492)
This county:

$351
State:

$714


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $101,930 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
Evangeline:

$101,930
Louisiana:

$172,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $59,280 - $190,724
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,003
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $298

Institutionalized population: 1,363

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 35
  • Burglaries: 113
  • Thefts: 249
  • Auto thefts: 32

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 16
  • Burglaries: 143
  • Thefts: 248
  • Auto thefts: 44
Evangeline Parish, LA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 112 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 1998: 110 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 1999: 114 buildings, average cost: $64,900
  • 2000: 104 buildings, average cost: $64,900
  • 2001: 108 buildings, average cost: $64,600
  • 2002: 121 buildings, average cost: $64,600
  • 2003: 127 buildings, average cost: $66,000
  • 2004: 97 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 2005: 70 buildings, average cost: $94,700
  • 2006: 85 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2007: 74 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2008: 52 buildings, average cost: $168,000
  • 2009: 53 buildings, average cost: $193,700
  • 2010: 41 buildings, average cost: $211,900
  • 2011: 48 buildings, average cost: $204,400
  • 2012: 72 buildings, average cost: $187,100
  • 2013: 50 buildings, average cost: $220,900
  • 2014: 56 buildings, average cost: $197,000
  • 2015: 47 buildings, average cost: $221,500
  • 2016: 49 buildings, average cost: $217,300
  • 2017: 45 buildings, average cost: $231,900
  • 2018: 54 buildings, average cost: $164,500
  • 2019: 66 buildings, average cost: $197,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Evangeline, LA residents
Average permit cost in Evangeline, LA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $332 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $212 (0.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Evangeline, LA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Evangeline, LA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Evangeline, LA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 28.3%
Evangeline Parish:

28.3%
Louisiana:

19.0%
(21.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.4% for Black residents, 44.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.6% for American Indian residents, 95.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.6% for other race residents, 38.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 36.5 years old
(Males: 35.3 years old, Females: 38.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.9 years old, Black residents: 33.3 years old, American Indian residents: 24.4 years old, Asian residents: 21.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 32.6 years old, Other race residents: 33.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Evangeline Parish is $350 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $421 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $539 a month.

Cities in this county include: Ville Platte, Mamou, Basile, Pine Prairie, Reddell, Chataignier, Turkey Creek.

Evangeline 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: Baldwin County, Alabama , Baker County, Florida , Calhoun County, Florida , Charlton County, Georgia , Okaloosa County, Florida , St. Landry Parish , St. Tammany Parish , Miller County, Georgia , Travis County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.5%
Louisiana:

8.1%

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

Current college students: 1,127
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 76.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,122 (6.9% naturalized citizens)

Evangeline Parish:

3.4%
Whole state:

4.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 6482010 or later
  • 1622000 to 2009
  • 2261990 to 1999
  • 661980 to 1989
  • 421970 to 1979
  • 35Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 63.8%

Evangeline Parish marital status for males Evangeline Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 11,733
  • One, attached: 27
  • Two: 537
  • 3 or 4: 220
  • 5 to 9: 246
  • 10 to 19: 134
  • 20 to 49: 90
  • 50 or more: 220
  • Mobile homes: 2,064
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 21

Housing units in Evangeline Parish with a mortgage: 3,217 (30 second mortgage, 117 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,897

Here:

42.9% with mortgage
State:

51.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Evangeline Parish

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,65611
Evangelical Protestant5,75428
Black Protestant4423
Mainline Protestant483
Other21
None8,082-
Evangeline 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: 25
Evangeline Parish:

6.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Evangeline Parish:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Evangeline Parish:

11.1%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Evangeline Parish:

30.2%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.2%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in Evangeline Parish:

Average size of farms: 284 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $34,573
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $216.09
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 18.38%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $44,180
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 46.03%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 68.43%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $65,466
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.51%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.53
Corn for grain: 1285 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2043 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 13242 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 150 acres

Earthquake activity:

Evangeline Parish-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 145.5 miles away from Evangeline Parish center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 147.7 miles away from the county center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 154.7 miles away from the county center
On 1/25/2013 at 07:01:19, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 139.0 miles away from the county center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 465.0 miles away from Evangeline 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 304.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Louisiana Hurricane Delta, Incident Period: October 6, 2020 - October 10, 2020, FEMA Id: 4570, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Hurricane Laura, Incident Period: August 22, 2020 - August 27, 2020, FEMA Id: 4559, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4484-LA: March 24, 2020, FEMA Id: 4484, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Louisiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: August 11, 2016 to August 31, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4277: August 14, 2016, FEMA Id: 4277, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Louisiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 08, 2013 to January 17, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4102: February 22, 2013, FEMA Id: 4102, 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 Gustav, Incident Period: August 27, 2008 to September 11, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3289: August 29, 2008, FEMA Id: 3289, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: October 16, 2006 to November 08, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1668: November 02, 2006, FEMA Id: 1668, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Evangeline Parish (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fire: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Evangeline

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,111 (86.2%)
  • Carpooled: 542 (6.6%)
  • Bus: 10 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 73 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 23 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 242 (2.9%)
  • Worked at home: 254 (3.1%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Honduras (28%)
  • Mexico (15%)
  • India (11%)
  • Guatemala (10%)
  • El Salvador (9%)
  • Morocco (6%)
  • Cuba (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Evangeline Parish


  • French (except Basque) (18%)
  • American (9%)
  • French Canadian (5%)
  • Cajun (2%)
  • English (1%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • German (1%)

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

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

  • 771 people in state prisons
  • 364 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 331 people in nursing homes
  • 158 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 85 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 27 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 18 people in other group homes
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in religious group quarters

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

  • 586 people in state prisons
  • 475 people in federal detention centers
  • 302 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $52,199.

3.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,748 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.94%
Louisiana average:

6.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.40% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($32,500 average AGI)
0.54% relocated from other states ($4,248 average AGI)
Evangeline Parish:

0.54%
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 St. Landry Parish, LA  1.09% ($33,826 average AGI)
from Lafayette Parish, LA  0.42% ($32,227)
from Acadia Parish, LA  0.34% ($31,556)
from Calcasieu Parish, LA  0.30% ($44,188)
from Rapides Parish, LA  0.26% ($41,407)
from Allen Parish, LA  0.21% ($29,864)


4.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,611 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.71%
Louisiana average:

6.56%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.92% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($27,240 average AGI)
0.79% relocated to other states ($7,373 average AGI)
Evangeline Parish:

0.79%
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 St. Landry Parish, LA  1.10% ($30,547 average AGI)
to Lafayette Parish, LA  0.55% ($58,983)
to Calcasieu Parish, LA  0.39% ($27,659)
to Acadia Parish, LA  0.33% ($32,714)
to Allen Parish, LA  0.27% ($26,414)
to Rapides Parish, LA  0.25% ($39,963)
to Harris County, TX  0.19% ($37,900)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.8

Births per 1000 population in Evangeline Parish

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Evangeline Parish

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Evangeline Parish
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Evangeline Parish
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Evangeline Parish
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Evangeline Parish
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Evangeline Parish
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Evangeline Parish
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Evangeline Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,157 (4,233 aged, 1,924 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,473 (15%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (526)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (524)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (478)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (267)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (258)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (215)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (215)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (190)
  • Congestive heart failure (115)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (74)

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: 5.64
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 23,754
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 736
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 113,055

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,671
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,086
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 29
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 31

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 190.6. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 146.0
  • Other - 44.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 33,476
  • Male householders: 5,354 (1,820 living alone), Female householders: 6,835 (2,163 living alone)
  • 4,928 spouses (4,887 opposite-sex spouses), 952 unmarried partners, (952 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 10,952 children (10,119 natural, 168 adopted, 656 stepchildren), 851 grandchildren, 295 brothers or sisters, 227 parents, 0 foster children, 391 other relatives, 1,034 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,614

Size of family households: 3,696 2-persons, 1,982 3-persons, 1,012 4-persons, 613 5-persons, 228 6-persons, 195 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,983 1-person, 354 2-persons, 45 4-persons, 21 5-persons, 7 7-or-more-persons.

3,786 married couples with children.
3,375 single-parent households (778 men, 2,597 women).

81.0% of residents of Evangeline speak English at home.
2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (11% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 45% don't speak English at all).
14.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (76% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (58% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 28% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $270,958,000 ($7,643 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,131,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $82,238,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $60,816,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $17,850,000
Federal grants: $105,258,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,010,000 ($99,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,786,000 ($117,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,947,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,733,000
Federal Government insurance: $30,044,000

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

Births: 2,674
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,992
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +30
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -558
Here -16 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Evangeline Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.72 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4

Year house built in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
  • Year house built in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
  • 6592014 or later
  • 5352010 to 2013
  • 1,5182000 to 2009
  • 2,0351990 to 1999
  • 2,4871980 to 1989
  • 3,0771970 to 1979
  • 1,9201960 to 1969
  • 1,5861950 to 1959
  • 6261940 to 1949
  • 7801939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
  • 201 room
  • 492 rooms
  • 1953 rooms
  • 1,3994 rooms
  • 2,1605 rooms
  • 1,8736 rooms
  • 1,1277 rooms
  • 6338 rooms
  • 6109+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
  • 581 room
  • 3512 rooms
  • 4303 rooms
  • 1,0044 rooms
  • 1,3725 rooms
  • 4886 rooms
  • 2557 rooms
  • 1008 rooms
  • 309+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
  • 20no bedroom
  • 1241 bedroom
  • 1,5852 bedrooms
  • 5,2473 bedrooms
  • 9374 bedrooms
  • 1635+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
  • 58no bedroom
  • 6701 bedroom
  • 1,4872 bedrooms
  • 1,5403 bedrooms
  • 2764 bedrooms
  • 485+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Evangeline Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Evangeline Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 317no vehicle
  • 2,3781 vehicle
  • 3,6302 vehicles
  • 1,3283 vehicles
  • 3814 vehicles
  • 525+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Evangeline Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Evangeline Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,141no vehicle
  • 2,1091 vehicle
  • 7022 vehicles
  • 1623 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 85+ vehicles

86.4% of Evangeline Parish residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 88% lived in Louisiana.

Evangeline Parish:

86.4%
State average:

87.2%

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

  • This state: 29,841
  • Other state: 2,293
  • Northeast: 341
  • Midwest: 227
  • South: 1,405
  • West: 318
Year householders moved into unit in Evangeline Parish, LA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Evangeline Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 61.0%Electricity
  • 32.0%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 75.2%Electricity
  • 23.1%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 366
Here:

9.6%
Louisiana:

16.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 439
Here:

20.6%
Louisiana:

16.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 182
Here:

24.1%
Louisiana:

15.8%

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

Evangeline Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,313,000
    Parks and Recreation: $218,000
    Sewerage: $110,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,872,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000
    Water Utilities: $10,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,184,000
    Police Protection: $2,298,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,768,000
    Financial Administration: $1,246,000
    General - Other: $1,242,000
    Libraries: $729,000
    General Public Buildings: $692,000
    Local Fire Protection: $581,000
    Corrections - Other: $472,000
    Water Utilities: $365,000
    Parks and Recreation: $184,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $140,000
    Sewerage: $110,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,252,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,124,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $252,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,501,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,522,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,979,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,445,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,390,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $55,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,370,000
    General Revenue - Other: $77,000
    Interest Earnings: $51,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Royalties: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $88,000
    Regular Highways: $56,000
    Water Utilities: $32,000
    Financial Administration: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,239,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $153,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,469,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,712,000
    Sewerage: $389,000
    Highways: $368,000
    Health and Hospitals: $60,000
    Water Utilities: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,053,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,961,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $262,000
    Other License: $157,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,637,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $34,000

Evangeline Parish government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,313,000
    Parks and Recreation: $218,000
    Sewerage: $110,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,872,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000
    Water Utilities: $10,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,184,000
    Police Protection: $2,298,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,768,000
    Financial Administration: $1,246,000
    General - Other: $1,242,000
    Libraries: $729,000
    General Public Buildings: $692,000
    Local Fire Protection: $581,000
    Corrections - Other: $472,000
    Water Utilities: $365,000
    Parks and Recreation: $184,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $140,000
    Sewerage: $110,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,252,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,124,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $252,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,501,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,522,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,979,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,445,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,390,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $55,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,370,000
    General Revenue - Other: $77,000
    Interest Earnings: $51,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Royalties: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $88,000
    Regular Highways: $56,000
    Water Utilities: $32,000
    Financial Administration: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,239,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $153,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,469,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,712,000
    Sewerage: $389,000
    Highways: $368,000
    Health and Hospitals: $60,000
    Water Utilities: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,053,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,961,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $262,000
    Other License: $157,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,637,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $34,000

Evangeline Parish government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,313,000
    Parks and Recreation: $218,000
    Sewerage: $110,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,872,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000
    Water Utilities: $10,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,184,000
    Police Protection: $2,298,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,768,000
    Financial Administration: $1,246,000
    General - Other: $1,242,000
    Libraries: $729,000
    General Public Buildings: $692,000
    Local Fire Protection: $581,000
    Corrections - Other: $472,000
    Water Utilities: $365,000
    Parks and Recreation: $184,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $140,000
    Sewerage: $110,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,252,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,124,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $252,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,501,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,522,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,979,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,445,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,390,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $55,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,370,000
    General Revenue - Other: $77,000
    Interest Earnings: $51,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Royalties: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $88,000
    Regular Highways: $56,000
    Water Utilities: $32,000
    Financial Administration: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,239,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $153,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,469,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,712,000
    Sewerage: $389,000
    Highways: $368,000
    Health and Hospitals: $60,000
    Water Utilities: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,053,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,961,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $262,000
    Other License: $157,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,637,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $34,000

Evangeline Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,313,000
    Parks and Recreation: $218,000
    Sewerage: $110,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,872,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000
    Water Utilities: $10,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,184,000
    Police Protection: $2,298,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,768,000
    Financial Administration: $1,246,000
    General - Other: $1,242,000
    Libraries: $729,000
    General Public Buildings: $692,000
    Local Fire Protection: $581,000
    Corrections - Other: $472,000
    Water Utilities: $365,000
    Parks and Recreation: $184,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $140,000
    Sewerage: $110,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,252,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,124,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $252,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,501,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,522,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,979,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,445,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,390,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $55,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,370,000
    General Revenue - Other: $77,000
    Interest Earnings: $51,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Royalties: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $88,000
    Regular Highways: $56,000
    Water Utilities: $32,000
    Financial Administration: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,239,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $153,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,469,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,712,000
    Sewerage: $389,000
    Highways: $368,000
    Health and Hospitals: $60,000
    Water Utilities: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,053,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,961,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $262,000
    Other License: $157,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,637,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $34,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,573
  • Number of aged recipients: 221
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,352
  • Number of recipients under 18: 279
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,602
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 692
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 999
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,110
Most common first names in Evangeline Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Joseph22869.0 years
John15968.8 years
Mary13773.6 years
Marie10480.5 years
James10264.2 years
Louis6573.1 years
Hazel5576.5 years
Agnes5381.0 years
Eva5378.6 years
Adam5274.3 years
Most common last names in Evangeline Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fontenot1,41173.4 years
Guillory47375.2 years
Soileau35876.6 years
Vidrine33476.0 years
Ardoin30274.2 years
Lafleur25074.4 years
Manuel21075.0 years
Johnson16773.9 years
Ortego15075.7 years
Deville15073.3 years
Businesses in Evangeline Parish, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike2
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1Popeyes1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
Burger King1Subway1
Ford1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
McDonald's1

Evangeline Parish on our top lists:

  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"