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Madison Parish, Louisiana (LA)

County population in 2021: 10,223 (78% urban, 22% rural); it was 13,728 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,070
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,401
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,766
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,554 (it was 1,703 in 2000)
% of renters here:

38%
State:

33%

Land area: 624 sq. mi.

Water area: 26.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Madison Parish: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (35.1%), Public administration (11.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 67%
  • Government: 27%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Madison Parish, LA (2021)
    • 6,33562.9%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,35833.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2542.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1021.0%Two or more races
    • 130.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 110.1%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

36.7 years
Louisiana median age:

38.0 years
Males: 5,021  (49.1%)
Females: 5,202  (50.9%)
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Average household size:
Madison Parish:

2.0 people
Louisiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2021: $35,853 ($20,509 in 1999)
This county:

$35,853
Louisiana:

$52,087

Median contract rent in 2021 for apartments: $384 (lower quartile is $230, upper quartile is $500)
This county:

$384
State:

$753


Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $90,971 (it was $43,900 in 2000)
Madison:

$90,971
Louisiana:

$192,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $48,015 - $174,679
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,185
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $333

Institutionalized population: 1,544

Crime in 2021 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 16
  • Burglaries: 1
  • Thefts: 6
  • Auto thefts: 2

Crime in 2020 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 28
  • Burglaries: 10
  • Thefts: 15
  • Auto thefts: 3
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 2 buildings, average cost: $254,800
  • 2020: 2 buildings, average cost: $254,800
  • 2019: 81 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2018: 75 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2017: 69 buildings, average cost: $190,700
  • 2016: 76 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2015: 52 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2014: 49 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2013: 58 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2012: 57 buildings, average cost: $149,600
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $171,100
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $277,000
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $152,300
  • 2005: 14 buildings, average cost: $152,300
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $145,500
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $154,100
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $132,600
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $116,900
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $77,900
  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $167,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Madison, LA residents
Average permit cost in Madison, LA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $366 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $224 (0.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Madison, LA in 2021
Distribution of house value in Madison, LA in 2021
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Madison, LA in 2021
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2021: 36.6%
Madison Parish:

36.6%
Louisiana:

19.6%
(15.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.7% for Black residents, 6.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.5% for other race residents, 22.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2021: 36.7 years old
(Males: 34.2 years old, Females: 39.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.3 years old, Black residents: 31.8 years old, American Indian residents: 46.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 32.7 years old, Other race residents: 38.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Madison Parish is $355 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $421 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $533 a month.

Cities in this county include: Tallulah, Richmond, Delta, Mound.

Madison 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: Choctaw County, Alabama , Jackson Parish , Jones County, Mississippi , Cherokee County, Texas , Turner County, Georgia , Shelby County, Texas .

Unemployment in March 2023:
Here:

5.0%
Louisiana:

3.3%

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

Current college students: 325
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 75.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 97 (37.2% naturalized citizens)

Madison Parish:

1.0%
Whole state:

4.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 402010 or later
  • 242000 to 2009
  • 301990 to 1999
  • 161980 to 1989
  • 101970 to 1979
  • 7Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 69.3%

Madison Parish marital status for males Madison Parish marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,309
  • One, attached: 11
  • Two: 90
  • 3 or 4: 132
  • 5 to 9: 93
  • 10 to 19: 119
  • 20 to 49: 85
  • 50 or more: 32
  • Mobile homes: 594

Housing units in Madison Parish with a mortgage: 633 (16 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 17

Here:

97.4% with mortgage
State:

98.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Madison Parish

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,1307
Black Protestant1,1035
Mainline Protestant4953
Catholic941
None7,271-
Madison 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: 2
Madison Parish:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Madison Parish:

5.08 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Madison Parish:

12.1%
Louisiana:

10.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Madison Parish:

32.8%
State:

29.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.2%
State:

13.7%

Agriculture in Madison Parish:

Average size of farms: 865 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $164,826
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $247.05
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.30%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $144,470
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 76.13%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 13.61%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $115,313
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 79.93%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 1.22
Corn for grain: 72164 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 5671 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 50007 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 37741 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 197 acres

Earthquake activity:

Madison Parish-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 244% greater 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 189.1 miles away from Madison Parish center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 230.1 miles away from the county center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 201.3 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 203.3 miles away from the county center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 386.9 miles away from Madison 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 246.2 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: 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 Flooding, Incident Period: April 25, 2011 to July 07, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3322: May 06, 2011, FEMA Id: 3322, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Louisiana Flooding, Incident Period: April 25, 2011 to July 07, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4015: August 18, 2011, FEMA Id: 4015, Natural disaster type: 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 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
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Madison Parish (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2021 - Madison

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,516 (83.6%)
  • Carpooled: 285 (9.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 63 (2.1%)
  • Bicycle: 4 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 20 (0.7%)
  • Worked at home: 57 (1.9%)
Class of Workers in 2021
Most common industries in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)

Most common occupations in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2021


  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2021


  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Cuba (50%)
  • Honduras (23%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • Cameroon (9%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Madison Parish


  • American (11%)
  • English (3%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (0%)
  • Scottish (0%)
  • Scandinavian (0%)

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

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

  • 1,430 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 39 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults

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

  • 571 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 436 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 159 people in nursing homes
  • 143 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 47 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 41 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 23 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in other group homes
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $38,955.

6.46% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($22,167 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.46%
Louisiana average:

6.53%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.05% relocated from other counties in Louisiana ($13,186 average AGI)
2.41% relocated from other states ($8,980 average AGI)
Madison Parish:

2.41%
Louisiana average:

2.12%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Warren County, MS  0.70% ($31,136 average AGI)
from Ouachita Parish, LA  0.63% ($37,500)


6.31% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($31,387 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.31%
Louisiana average:

7.33%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.73% relocated to other counties in Louisiana ($14,050 average AGI)
3.58% relocated to other states ($17,337 average AGI)
Madison Parish:

3.58%
Louisiana average:

2.97%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Ouachita Parish, LA  0.98% ($32,710 average AGI)
to Warren County, MS  0.86% ($38,037)

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 11.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Madison Parish
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 2.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Madison Parish

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,804 (1,427 aged, 377 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 554 (16%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (263)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (186)
  • Sudden cardiac death, so described (136)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (80)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (22)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 27%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 25%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.69
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,487
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 192
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 13,858

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,991
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,333

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 56

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

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,223
  • Male householders: 1,188 (368 living alone), Female householders: 1,960 (646 living alone)
  • 950 spouses (948 opposite-sex spouses), 181 unmarried partners, (181 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,151 children (2,828 natural, 160 adopted, 156 stepchildren), 507 grandchildren, 154 brothers or sisters, 53 parents, 37 foster children, 96 other relatives, 156 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,798

Size of family households: 849 2-persons, 609 3-persons, 307 4-persons, 147 5-persons, 57 6-persons, 62 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,012 1-person, 75 2-persons, 11 3-persons.

590 married couples with children.
1,380 single-parent households (236 men, 1,144 women).

96.0% of residents of Madison speak English at home.
2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 27% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% speak English very well, 12% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $133,532,000 ($10,275 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,671,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $24,778,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $27,443,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $19,554,000
Federal grants: $54,852,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,522,000 ($4,142,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,383,000 ($89,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $4,116,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,357,000
Federal Government insurance: $62,089,000

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

Births: 968
Here:

78 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 754
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +25
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,494
Here -120 per 1000 residents
State -20 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Madison Parish

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.90 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.4

Year house built in Madison Parish, Louisiana
  • Year house built in Madison Parish, Louisiana
  • 112020 or later
  • 6612010 to 2019
  • 3762000 to 2009
  • 4291990 to 1999
  • 3851980 to 1989
  • 1,0561970 to 1979
  • 5361960 to 1969
  • 5461950 to 1959
  • 2431940 to 1949
  • 2451939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison Parish, Louisiana
  • 01 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 463 rooms
  • 1814 rooms
  • 3485 rooms
  • 5076 rooms
  • 3097 rooms
  • 2408 rooms
  • 2489+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana
  • 1471 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 623 rooms
  • 1394 rooms
  • 4575 rooms
  • 3106 rooms
  • 757 rooms
  • 148 rooms
  • 539+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison Parish, Louisiana
  • 0no bedroom
  • 31 bedroom
  • 2892 bedrooms
  • 1,2323 bedrooms
  • 2774 bedrooms
  • 655+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison Parish, Louisiana
  • 148no bedroom
  • 1131 bedroom
  • 2312 bedrooms
  • 6863 bedrooms
  • 814 bedrooms
  • 305+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison Parish, Louisiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Madison Parish in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 106no vehicle
  • 5921 vehicle
  • 9262 vehicles
  • 2163 vehicles
  • 414 vehicles
  • 85+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Madison Parish in renter-occupied apartments
  • 298no vehicle
  • 5771 vehicle
  • 3422 vehicles
  • 243 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

89.5% of Madison Parish residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 25% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 86% lived in Louisiana.

Madison Parish:

89.5%
State average:

87.6%

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

  • This state: 6,568
  • Other state: 3,512
  • Northeast: 14
  • Midwest: 330
  • South: 2,999
  • West: 132
Year householders moved into unit in Madison Parish, LA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Madison Parish
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 44.4%Electricity
  • 44.1%Utility gas
  • 11.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 60.3%Electricity
  • 34.0%Utility gas
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 159
Here:

15.6%
Louisiana:

19.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 157
Here:

24.8%
Louisiana:

17.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 67
Here:

25.9%
Louisiana:

18.2%

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

Madison Parish government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $581,000
    Other: $56,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,228,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,937,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,079,000
    General - Other: $978,000
    Libraries: $475,000
    Health - Other: $256,000
    Police Protection: $186,000
    Housing and Community Development: $167,000
    Financial Administration: $155,000
    Central Staff Services: $127,000
    Local Fire Protection: $39,000
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $574,000
    Health and Hospitals: $84,000
    Highways: $28,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $408,000
    General Revenue - Other: $215,000
    Interest Earnings: $58,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Judicial and Legal Services: $117,000
    Libraries: $72,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,041,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $293,000
    Other: $292,000
    Housing and Community Development: $171,000
    General Local Government Support: $84,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,530,000
    Other License: $164,000
    Other: $12,000

Madison Parish government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $581,000
    Other: $56,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,228,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,937,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,079,000
    General - Other: $978,000
    Libraries: $475,000
    Health - Other: $256,000
    Police Protection: $186,000
    Housing and Community Development: $167,000
    Financial Administration: $155,000
    Central Staff Services: $127,000
    Local Fire Protection: $39,000
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $574,000
    Health and Hospitals: $84,000
    Highways: $28,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $408,000
    General Revenue - Other: $215,000
    Interest Earnings: $58,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Judicial and Legal Services: $117,000
    Libraries: $72,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,041,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $293,000
    Other: $292,000
    Housing and Community Development: $171,000
    General Local Government Support: $84,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,530,000
    Other License: $164,000
    Other: $12,000

Madison Parish government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $581,000
    Other: $56,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,228,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,937,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,079,000
    General - Other: $978,000
    Libraries: $475,000
    Health - Other: $256,000
    Police Protection: $186,000
    Housing and Community Development: $167,000
    Financial Administration: $155,000
    Central Staff Services: $127,000
    Local Fire Protection: $39,000
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $574,000
    Health and Hospitals: $84,000
    Highways: $28,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $408,000
    General Revenue - Other: $215,000
    Interest Earnings: $58,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Judicial and Legal Services: $117,000
    Libraries: $72,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,041,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $293,000
    Other: $292,000
    Housing and Community Development: $171,000
    General Local Government Support: $84,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,530,000
    Other License: $164,000
    Other: $12,000

Madison Parish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $581,000
    Other: $56,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,228,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,937,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,079,000
    General - Other: $978,000
    Libraries: $475,000
    Health - Other: $256,000
    Police Protection: $186,000
    Housing and Community Development: $167,000
    Financial Administration: $155,000
    Central Staff Services: $127,000
    Local Fire Protection: $39,000
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $574,000
    Health and Hospitals: $84,000
    Highways: $28,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $408,000
    General Revenue - Other: $215,000
    Interest Earnings: $58,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Judicial and Legal Services: $117,000
    Libraries: $72,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,041,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $293,000
    Other: $292,000
    Housing and Community Development: $171,000
    General Local Government Support: $84,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,530,000
    Other License: $164,000
    Other: $12,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 799
  • Number of aged recipients: 109
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 690
  • Number of recipients under 18: 175
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 429
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 195
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 262
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 349
Most common first names in Madison Parish, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary15577.4 years
James13871.6 years
Willie10972.9 years
John10872.9 years
William8174.8 years
Robert7774.5 years
Henry6375.2 years
George6374.1 years
Annie4279.7 years
Charlie3777.6 years
Most common last names in Madison Parish, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams12975.4 years
Jones8776.6 years
Smith8676.5 years
Johnson8574.8 years
Jackson8475.3 years
Brown6775.0 years
Davis5273.8 years
Green4777.6 years
Harris4075.7 years
Thomas3775.1 years
Businesses in Madison Parish, LA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Popeyes1
Arby's1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Super 81
FedEx1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS2
McDonald's1Wendy's1