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Livingston Parish, Louisiana (LA)

County population in 2019: 140,789 (59% urban, 41% rural); it was 91,814 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 24,021
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 12,697
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 27,337
Renter-occupied apartments: 9,289 (it was 5,293 in 2000)
% of renters here:

16%
State:

33%

Land area: 648 sq. mi.

Water area: 54.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 217 people per square mile   (high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Livingston Parish: 90.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (20.5%), Construction (13.0%), Retail trade (11.7%), Manufacturing (10.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 78%
  • Government: 16%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Livingston Parish, LA (2019)
    • 120,56987.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 8,1995.9%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,4343.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2,3931.7%Two or more races
    • 8770.6%Asian alone
    • 3230.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 250.02%Some other race alone
    • 160.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

36.0 years
Louisiana median age:

37.7 years
Males: 68,660  (48.8%)
Females: 72,129  (51.2%)
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Average household size:
Livingston Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $62,187 ($38,887 in 1999)
This county:

$62,187
Louisiana:

$51,073

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $814 (lower quartile is $590, upper quartile is $1,078)
This county:

$814
State:

$714


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $180,900 (it was $79,600 in 2000)
Livingston:

$180,900
Louisiana:

$172,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $140,900 - $235,800

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $224,163
Here:

$224,163
State:

$234,504

Townhouses or other attached units: $196,423
Here:

$196,423
State:

$226,343

In 2-unit structures: $141,118
Here:

$141,118
State:

$275,238

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $144,709
Here:

$144,709
State:

$240,231

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $180,527
Here:

$180,527
State:

$228,797

Mobile homes: $69,125
Here:

$69,125
State:

$69,208

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $22,587
Here:

$22,587
State:

$25,567

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,338
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $266

Institutionalized population: 842

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

  • Murders: 6
  • Rapes: 24
  • Robberies: 10
  • Assaults: 236
  • Burglaries: 485
  • Thefts: 355
  • Auto thefts: 90

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 13
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 172
  • Burglaries: 640
  • Thefts: 284
  • Auto thefts: 64
Livingston Parish, LA map from a distance

Health of residents in Livingston Parish based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is worse than average.
66.7% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
40.4% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
51.0% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
63.6% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 200 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 169 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 777 buildings, average cost: $112,900
  • 1998: 845 buildings, average cost: $110,700
  • 1999: 964 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2000: 843 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2001: 826 buildings, average cost: $118,700
  • 2002: 949 buildings, average cost: $118,700
  • 2003: 1010 buildings, average cost: $118,500
  • 2004: 1062 buildings, average cost: $85,600
  • 2005: 1193 buildings, average cost: $87,000
  • 2006: 1816 buildings, average cost: $88,900
  • 2007: 1465 buildings, average cost: $90,200
  • 2008: 740 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2009: 824 buildings, average cost: $154,700
  • 2010: 749 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2011: 749 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2012: 885 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2013: 647 buildings, average cost: $202,500
  • 2014: 703 buildings, average cost: $208,200
  • 2015: 747 buildings, average cost: $211,800
  • 2016: 729 buildings, average cost: $220,600
  • 2017: 821 buildings, average cost: $225,900
  • 2018: 799 buildings, average cost: $195,700
  • 2019: 920 buildings, average cost: $201,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Livingston, LA residents
Average permit cost in Livingston, LA
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,006 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $765 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Livingston, LA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Livingston, LA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Livingston, LA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.1%
Livingston Parish:

13.1%
Louisiana:

19.0%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.0% for Black residents, 18.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.4% for American Indian residents, 33.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 29.1% for other race residents, 11.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 36.0 years old
(Males: 35.2 years old, Females: 37.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 38.9 years old, Black residents: 27.3 years old, American Indian residents: 9.7 years old, Asian residents: 35.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.5 years old, Other race residents: 34.7 years old)

Area name: Baton Rouge, LA HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Livingston Parish is $624 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $720 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $918 a month.

Cities in this county include: Denham Springs, Walker, Livingston, Killian, Watson, French Settlement, Albany, Port Vincent, Springfield.

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

2018 air pollution in Livingston Parish:

Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.00 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Below U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.024 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Below U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 9.2 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: East Baton Rouge Parish , Leon County, Florida , Pointe Coupee Parish , Llano County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Louisiana:

8.1%

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

Current college students: 3,235
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,946 (42.2% naturalized citizens)

Livingston Parish:

2.1%
Whole state:

4.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 9542010 or later
  • 8652000 to 2009
  • 6791990 to 1999
  • 991980 to 1989
  • 771970 to 1979
  • 285Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 31.0%

Livingston Parish marital status for males Livingston Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 41,611
  • One, attached: 76
  • Two: 83
  • 3 or 4: 431
  • 5 to 9: 662
  • 10 to 19: 216
  • 20 to 49: 746
  • 50 or more: 1,262
  • Mobile homes: 13,171
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 386

Housing units in Livingston Parish with a mortgage: 22,840 (264 second mortgage, 1,080 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 15,704

Here:

59.5% with mortgage
State:

51.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Livingston Parish

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant39,79198
Catholic16,1544
Mainline Protestant5,42314
Other1,2863
Black Protestant4844
None64,888-
Livingston 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: 20
Livingston Parish:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Livingston Parish:

6.01 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 39
This county:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Livingston Parish:

10.1%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Livingston Parish:

29.3%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.8%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in Livingston Parish:

Average size of farms: 76 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $15,684
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $324.70
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 9.63%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 81.69%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $15,057
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.59%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.92%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $19,124
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.57%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 23.07
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.48%
Vegetables: 53 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 44 acres

Earthquake activity:

Livingston Parish-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 387.1 miles away from Livingston 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 214.6 miles away from the county center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 233.6 miles away from the county center
On 5/6/2018 at 16:47:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 221.1 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 290.6 miles away from Livingston Parish center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 181.3 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 Hurricane Barry, Incident Period: July 10, 2019 - July 15, 2019, FEMA Id: 4458, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: February 7, 2017, FEMA Id: 4300, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • 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: March 08, 2016 to April 08, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4263: March 13, 2016, FEMA Id: 4263, 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 Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 10, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4080: August 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 4080, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Louisiana Tropical Storm Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 10, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3347: August 27, 2012, FEMA Id: 3347, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • 24 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Livingston Parish (34) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 16, Storms: 12, Floods: 10, Tropical Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Livingston

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 24,017 (81.6%)
  • Carpooled: 2,760 (9.4%)
  • Bus: 54 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 207 (0.7%)
  • Bicycle: 4 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 110 (0.4%)
  • Worked at home: 2,269 (7.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (32%)
  • Honduras (15%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • Other South America (5%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Thailand (4%)
  • Cuba (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Livingston Parish


  • American (15%)
  • French (except Basque) (14%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Italian (6%)
  • German (6%)
  • English (5%)
  • European (3%)

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

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

  • 316 people in nursing homes
  • 142 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 46 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 39 people in other group homes
  • 33 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in job corps and vocational training facilities

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

  • 524 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 310 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 283 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 38 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 29 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $64,431.

7.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,521 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
Louisiana average:

6.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.82% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($36,786 average AGI)
1.74% relocated from other states ($10,734 average AGI)
Livingston Parish:

1.74%
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 East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  2.84% ($47,690 average AGI)
from Tangipahoa Parish, LA  0.75% ($44,765)
from Ascension Parish, LA  0.70% ($52,257)
from Jefferson Parish, LA  0.18% ($39,434)
from St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.16% ($47,693)
from West Baton Rouge Parish, LA  0.11% ($48,592)
from Lafayette Parish, LA  0.10% ($46,273)


6.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,704 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Louisiana average:

6.56%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.57% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($35,258 average AGI)
1.72% relocated to other states ($15,446 average AGI)
Livingston Parish:

1.72%
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 East Baton Rouge Parish, LA  1.86% ($49,489 average AGI)
to Tangipahoa Parish, LA  0.77% ($42,063)
to Ascension Parish, LA  0.62% ($55,257)
to St. Tammany Parish, LA  0.18% ($57,688)
to St. Helena Parish, LA  0.12% ($47,464)
to Jefferson Parish, LA  0.12% ($46,943)
to East Feliciana Parish, LA  0.07% ($49,677)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.5
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 6.1

Births per 1000 population in Livingston Parish

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 7.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Livingston Parish

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Livingston Parish
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Livingston Parish
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Livingston Parish
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Livingston Parish
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Livingston Parish
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Livingston Parish
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Livingston Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 13,577 (10,306 aged, 3,271 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 3,584 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,394)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,172)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (1,046)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,008)
  • Congestive heart failure (970)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (537)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (536)
  • Accidental poisoning by and exposure to other and unspecified drugs, medicaments and biological substances (490)
  • Unspecified dementia (454)
  • Person injured in unspecified motor-vehicle accident, traffic (403)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,508
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 741

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 54

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 53.4. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 33.7
  • Other - 19.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 148.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 101.1
  • Other - 47.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 140,789
  • Male householders: 24,475 (6,285 living alone), Female householders: 22,539 (5,200 living alone)
  • 22,427 spouses (22,358 opposite-sex spouses), 3,368 unmarried partners, (3,368 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 50,190 children (45,915 natural, 1,181 adopted, 3,094 stepchildren), 6,206 grandchildren, 2,676 brothers or sisters, 2,023 parents, 0 foster children, 1,642 other relatives, 4,283 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 960

Size of family households: 15,210 2-persons, 8,203 3-persons, 6,574 4-persons, 2,249 5-persons, 510 6-persons, 94 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 11,485 1-person, 2,163 2-persons, 510 3-persons, 16 4-persons.

20,715 married couples with children.
11,665 single-parent households (4,644 men, 7,021 women).

95.1% of residents of Livingston speak English at home.
2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (71% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (66% speak English very well, 34% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $344,298,000 ($3,259 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,767,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $172,396,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $93,532,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $343,000
Federal grants: $65,260,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,231,000 ($572,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,536,000 ($76,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $687,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $81,530,000
Federal Government insurance: $990,344,000

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

Births: 7,845
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,684
Here:

34 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +124
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +13,294
Here +122 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Livingston Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 9.50 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.4

Year house built in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
  • Year house built in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
  • 4,9582014 or later
  • 4,2092010 to 2013
  • 15,1462000 to 2009
  • 12,6421990 to 1999
  • 7,8141980 to 1989
  • 4,5721970 to 1979
  • 5,4521960 to 1969
  • 1,6601950 to 1959
  • 3701940 to 1949
  • 1,8211939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
  • 1181 room
  • 3632 rooms
  • 7243 rooms
  • 5,6704 rooms
  • 10,3505 rooms
  • 7,9986 rooms
  • 6,0327 rooms
  • 4,2968 rooms
  • 2,9939+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
  • 2881 room
  • 4162 rooms
  • 1,9273 rooms
  • 1,8904 rooms
  • 1,7685 rooms
  • 1,0376 rooms
  • 3687 rooms
  • 1138 rooms
  • 6639+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
  • 135no bedroom
  • 1,5261 bedroom
  • 5,0352 bedrooms
  • 24,0953 bedrooms
  • 6,5944 bedrooms
  • 1,1595+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Livingston Parish, Louisiana
  • 288no bedroom
  • 1,5601 bedroom
  • 3,5022 bedrooms
  • 2,5543 bedrooms
  • 4424 bedrooms
  • 1245+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Livingston Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Livingston Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Livingston Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 1,438no vehicle
  • 12,2671 vehicle
  • 16,4142 vehicles
  • 5,2793 vehicles
  • 1,0704 vehicles
  • 2,0765+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Livingston Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Livingston Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,383no vehicle
  • 3,7931 vehicle
  • 2,3112 vehicles
  • 7693 vehicles
  • 2144 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

90.5% of Livingston Parish residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83% lived in Louisiana.

Livingston Parish:

90.5%
State average:

87.2%

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

  • This state: 113,711
  • Other state: 23,293
  • Northeast: 2,178
  • Midwest: 1,693
  • South: 16,537
  • West: 2,885
Year householders moved into unit in Livingston Parish, LA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Livingston Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 65.7%Electricity
  • 30.9%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 85.0%Electricity
  • 12.9%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,128
Here:

6.8%
Louisiana:

16.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 586
Here:

7.0%
Louisiana:

16.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 701
Here:

15.6%
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

Livingston Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,260,000
  • Charges - Other: $9,468,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,640,000
    Sewerage: $628,000
    Housing and Community Development: $138,000
    Regular Highways: $18,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,349,000
    Water Utilities: $2,735,000
    General - Other: $961,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $870,000
    Libraries: $819,000
    Local Fire Protection: $598,000
    Parks and Recreation: $186,000
    Sewerage: $157,000
    Gas Utilities: $101,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,345,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,446,000
    Financial Administration: $4,086,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,076,000
    Regular Highways: $3,798,000
    Water Utilities: $3,577,000
    General - Other: $2,770,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,499,000
    Libraries: $2,356,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,340,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,016,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,636,000
    Health - Other: $1,306,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $774,000
    Gas Utilities: $550,000
    Sewerage: $464,000
    Housing and Community Development: $82,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Natural Resources: $926,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $688,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $31,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $71,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,086,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,086,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,036,000
    General Revenue - Other: $2,868,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,704,000
    Sale of Property: $350,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $19,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $568,000
    Police Protection: $382,000
    Correctional Institutions: $227,000
    Libraries: $215,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $189,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $138,000
    Parks and Recreation: $136,000
    Water Utilities: $108,000
    Financial Administration: $105,000
    Central Staff Services: $97,000
    General - Other: $45,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $34,000
    Sewerage: $5,000
    Health - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,519,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,581,000
    Gas Utilities: $611,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,880,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,917,000
    Highways: $1,276,000
    General Local Government Support: $436,000
    Sewerage: $93,000
    Health and Hospitals: $22,000
  • Tax - Property: $32,251,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $24,578,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,748,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,733,000
    Other Selective Sales: $329,000
    Other License: $263,000
    Amusements Sales: $34,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $18,338,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $207,000

Livingston Parish government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,260,000
  • Charges - Other: $9,468,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,640,000
    Sewerage: $628,000
    Housing and Community Development: $138,000
    Regular Highways: $18,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,349,000
    Water Utilities: $2,735,000
    General - Other: $961,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $870,000
    Libraries: $819,000
    Local Fire Protection: $598,000
    Parks and Recreation: $186,000
    Sewerage: $157,000
    Gas Utilities: $101,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,345,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,446,000
    Financial Administration: $4,086,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,076,000
    Regular Highways: $3,798,000
    Water Utilities: $3,577,000
    General - Other: $2,770,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,499,000
    Libraries: $2,356,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,340,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,016,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,636,000
    Health - Other: $1,306,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $774,000
    Gas Utilities: $550,000
    Sewerage: $464,000
    Housing and Community Development: $82,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Natural Resources: $926,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $688,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $31,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $71,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,086,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,086,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,036,000
    General Revenue - Other: $2,868,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,704,000
    Sale of Property: $350,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $19,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $568,000
    Police Protection: $382,000
    Correctional Institutions: $227,000
    Libraries: $215,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $189,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $138,000
    Parks and Recreation: $136,000
    Water Utilities: $108,000
    Financial Administration: $105,000
    Central Staff Services: $97,000
    General - Other: $45,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $34,000
    Sewerage: $5,000
    Health - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,519,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,581,000
    Gas Utilities: $611,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,880,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,917,000
    Highways: $1,276,000
    General Local Government Support: $436,000
    Sewerage: $93,000
    Health and Hospitals: $22,000
  • Tax - Property: $32,251,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $24,578,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,748,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,733,000
    Other Selective Sales: $329,000
    Other License: $263,000
    Amusements Sales: $34,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $18,338,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $207,000

Livingston Parish government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,260,000
  • Charges - Other: $9,468,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,640,000
    Sewerage: $628,000
    Housing and Community Development: $138,000
    Regular Highways: $18,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,349,000
    Water Utilities: $2,735,000
    General - Other: $961,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $870,000
    Libraries: $819,000
    Local Fire Protection: $598,000
    Parks and Recreation: $186,000
    Sewerage: $157,000
    Gas Utilities: $101,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,345,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,446,000
    Financial Administration: $4,086,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,076,000
    Regular Highways: $3,798,000
    Water Utilities: $3,577,000
    General - Other: $2,770,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,499,000
    Libraries: $2,356,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,340,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,016,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,636,000
    Health - Other: $1,306,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $774,000
    Gas Utilities: $550,000
    Sewerage: $464,000
    Housing and Community Development: $82,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Natural Resources: $926,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $688,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $31,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $71,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,086,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,086,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,036,000
    General Revenue - Other: $2,868,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,704,000
    Sale of Property: $350,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $19,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $568,000
    Police Protection: $382,000
    Correctional Institutions: $227,000
    Libraries: $215,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $189,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $138,000
    Parks and Recreation: $136,000
    Water Utilities: $108,000
    Financial Administration: $105,000
    Central Staff Services: $97,000
    General - Other: $45,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $34,000
    Sewerage: $5,000
    Health - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,519,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,581,000
    Gas Utilities: $611,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,880,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,917,000
    Highways: $1,276,000
    General Local Government Support: $436,000
    Sewerage: $93,000
    Health and Hospitals: $22,000
  • Tax - Property: $32,251,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $24,578,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,748,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,733,000
    Other Selective Sales: $329,000
    Other License: $263,000
    Amusements Sales: $34,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $18,338,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $207,000

Livingston Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,260,000
  • Charges - Other: $9,468,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,640,000
    Sewerage: $628,000
    Housing and Community Development: $138,000
    Regular Highways: $18,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,349,000
    Water Utilities: $2,735,000
    General - Other: $961,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $870,000
    Libraries: $819,000
    Local Fire Protection: $598,000
    Parks and Recreation: $186,000
    Sewerage: $157,000
    Gas Utilities: $101,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,345,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,446,000
    Financial Administration: $4,086,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,076,000
    Regular Highways: $3,798,000
    Water Utilities: $3,577,000
    General - Other: $2,770,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,499,000
    Libraries: $2,356,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,340,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,016,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,636,000
    Health - Other: $1,306,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $774,000
    Gas Utilities: $550,000
    Sewerage: $464,000
    Housing and Community Development: $82,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Natural Resources: $926,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $688,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $31,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $71,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,086,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,086,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,036,000
    General Revenue - Other: $2,868,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,704,000
    Sale of Property: $350,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $19,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $568,000
    Police Protection: $382,000
    Correctional Institutions: $227,000
    Libraries: $215,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $189,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $138,000
    Parks and Recreation: $136,000
    Water Utilities: $108,000
    Financial Administration: $105,000
    Central Staff Services: $97,000
    General - Other: $45,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $34,000
    Sewerage: $5,000
    Health - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,519,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,581,000
    Gas Utilities: $611,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,880,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,917,000
    Highways: $1,276,000
    General Local Government Support: $436,000
    Sewerage: $93,000
    Health and Hospitals: $22,000
  • Tax - Property: $32,251,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $24,578,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,748,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,733,000
    Other Selective Sales: $329,000
    Other License: $263,000
    Amusements Sales: $34,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $18,338,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $207,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,463
  • Number of aged recipients: 189
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,274
  • Number of recipients under 18: 422
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,641
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 400
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 848
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,098
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
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 ORIGINATED1,007$154,084574$139,4551,960$151,616271$44,0592$911,500233$142,558271$54,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED41$142,70776$100,605231$151,58439$62,1280$020$114,65058$61,207
APPLICATIONS DENIED447$146,494238$104,870886$139,924227$30,0441$225,00043$86,837229$55,096
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN178$154,770127$116,370565$151,34927$106,4810$028$91,50068$56,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS47$141,46831$134,484207$142,13026$62,4230$010$136,70033$58,273
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED82$187,51292$186,7834$105,2500$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED28$210,60744$207,3412$103,0001$106,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$215,57122$225,1360$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$288,66711$227,6360$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$288,5000$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Livingston, LA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Livingston, LA - Value
Most common first names in Livingston Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James32470.2 years
John30470.9 years
Mary23976.1 years
William22171.6 years
Robert20069.9 years
Charles16068.6 years
Joseph15370.3 years
George12373.2 years
Willie12172.7 years
Henry10473.1 years
Most common last names in Livingston Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones14471.1 years
Smith13172.8 years
Brown9672.5 years
Johnson9569.8 years
Williams9171.5 years
Sibley8973.1 years
Watts8975.2 years
Davis8070.7 years
Martin7971.1 years
Miller7973.0 years
Businesses in Livingston Parish, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T4MasterBrand Cabinets3
Advance Auto Parts2McDonald's4
Arby's1Nike4
Ashley Furniture1Office Depot1
AutoZone3Papa John's Pizza2
Baskin-Robbins1Penske1
Best Western1Pizza Hut2
Blockbuster1Popeyes4
Burger King3Quality1
CVS2Quiznos2
Church's Chicken1RadioShack1
Circle K6Rite Aid1
Curves1Ryan's Grill1
DHL1SONIC Drive-In3
Days Inn1Sears1
Domino's Pizza4Starbucks2
FedEx4Subway7
Ford1T-Mobile3
GameStop2Taco Bell3
Goodwill1Tire Kingdom1
H&R Block3True Value2
Hilton1U-Haul4
Holiday Inn1UPS7
Home Depot1Verizon Wireless1
IHOP1Waffle House2
Jack In The Box1Walgreens4
Jones New York1Walmart2
La Quinta1Wendy's2
Lane Furniture1

Livingston Parish on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"