Ascension ( Louisiana )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Ascension compared with those of the Louisiana state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 97,335

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 76,627

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 20,708 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 27.0%

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 291.53

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 262.40

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 7,553

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 7.8%

Louisiana 7.0%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 26,752

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 27.5%

Louisiana 25.4%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 7,769

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 8.0%

Louisiana 12.2%

USA 12.4%

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50.7%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 50.7%

Louisiana 51.4%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 49.3%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 49.3%

Louisiana 48.6%

USA 49.3%

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 12,142

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 26 minutes.

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 74,949

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 77.0%

Louisiana 65.4%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 20,787

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 21.4%

Louisiana 31.7%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 270

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 0.3%

Louisiana 0.6%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 838

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 0.9%

Louisiana 1.4%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 16

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 0.0%

Louisiana 0.0%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 475

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 0.5%

Louisiana 0.9%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 3,459

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 3.6%

Louisiana 2.9%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 71,705

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 73.7%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Ascension 73.7%

Louisiana 62.8%

USA 66.4%

County of Ascension (Louisiana) More population data

Births 2004 = 1,470

Deaths 2004 = 543

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 11

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 59.6%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Ascension 59.6%

Louisiana 59.0%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 1.8%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Ascension 1.8%

Louisiana 2.6%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 5.8%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Ascension 5.8%

Louisiana 9.2%

USA 17.9%

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 2,617

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 28,939

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 36,661

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 7,489

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 25.7%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Ascension 25.7%

Louisiana -0.9%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 82.3%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Ascension 82.3%

Louisiana 67.9%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 103,800

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 6%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Ascension 6%

Louisiana 19%

USA 26%

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 26,691

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.85

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 17,858

Median household income 2004 = $ 48,789

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 12.0%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Ascension 12.0%

Louisiana 19.2%

USA 12.7%

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 79.6%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Ascension 79.6%

Louisiana 74.8%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 14.5%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Ascension 14.5%

Louisiana 18.7%

USA 24.4%

County of Ascension (Louisiana) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 46,359

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 1,651

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 3.6%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Ascension 3.6%

Louisiana 4.0%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 60,701

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 17,643

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 4,273

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 1,765,248

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 29,081

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 1,731

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 25,029

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -1.2%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Ascension -1.2%

Louisiana 1.6%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 5,959

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 81,481

Total number of firms 2002 = 5,752

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 2.0%

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 26.4%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 6,135,334

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 354,422

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 691,599

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 8,457

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 1,901

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 191,304

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 49,607

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 278,374

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 3,194

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