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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Assumption Parish
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

          Total housing units 9,635 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 8,239 100.0
1-unit, detached 6,302 65.4   1.00 or less 7,757 94.1
1-unit, attached 102 1.1   1.01 to 1.50 304 3.7
2 units 56 0.6   1.51 or more 178 2.2
3 or 4 units 36 0.4        
5 to 9 units 61 0.6             Specified owner-occupied units 4,342 100.0
10 to 19 units 40 0.4   VALUE    
20 or more units 4 0.0   Less than $50,000 1,033 23.8
Mobile home 2,933 30.4   $50,000 to $99,999 1,936 44.6
Boat, RV, van, etc. 101 1.0   $100,000 to $149,999 755 17.4
        $150,000 to $199,000 426 9.8
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 177 4.1
1999 to March 2000 292 3.0   $300,000 to $499,999 0 0.0
1995 to 1998 677 7.0   $500,000 to $999,999 15 0.3
1990 to 1994 717 7.4   $1,000,000 or more 0 0.0
1980 to 1989 2,009 20.9   Median (dollars) 78,800 (X)
1970 to 1979 2,069 21.5        
1960 to 1969 1,387 14.4   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 1,730 18.0    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 754 7.8   With a mortgage 2,021 46.5
             Less than $300 28 0.6
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 259 6.0
1 room 94 1.0        $500 to $699 622 14.3
2 rooms 335 3.5        $700 to $999 591 13.6
3 rooms 722 7.5        $1,000 to $1,499 406 9.4
4 rooms 2,044 21.2        $1,500 to $1,999 89 2.0
5 rooms 2,631 27.3        $2,000 or more 26 0.6
6 rooms 1,842 19.1        Median (dollars) 738 (X)
7 rooms 1,013 10.5   Not mortgaged 2,321 53.5
8 rooms 577 6.0        Median (dollars) 208 (X)
9 or more rooms 377 3.9        
Median (rooms) 5.1 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 8,239 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 2,321 53.5
1999 to March 2000 1,021 12.4   15 to 19 percent 720 16.6
1995 to 1998 1,917 23.3   20 to 24 percent 441 10.2
1990 to 1994 1,350 16.4   25 to 29 percent 186 4.3
1980 to 1989 1,395 16.9   30 to 34 percent 138 3.2
1970 to 1979 1,130 13.7   35 percent or more 433 10.0
1969 or earlier 1,426 17.3   Not computed 103 2.4
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 1,289 100.0
None 1,042 12.6   GROSS RENT    
1 2,648 32.1   Less than $200 103 8.0
2 3,406 41.3   $200 to $299 158 12.3
3 or more 1,143 13.9   $300 to $499 335 26.0
        $500 to $749 182 14.1
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 23 1.8
Utility Gas 3,612 43.8   $1,000 to $1,499 2 0.2
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 319 3.9   $1,500 or more 0 0.0
Electricity 4,245 51.5   No cash rent 486 37.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 15 0.2   Median (dollars) 368 (X)
Coal or coke 0 0.0        
Wood 22 0.3   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 0 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 5 0.1   Less than 15 percent 221 17.1
No fuel used 21 0.3   15 to 19 percent 102 7.9
        20 to 24 percent 76 5.9
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 68 5.3
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 84 1.0   30 to 34 percent 50 3.9
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 44 0.5   35 percent or more 246 19.1
No telephone service 422 5.1   Not computed 526 40.8
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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