Lake Arthur, Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana

Lake Arthur: City in Chaves County, New Mexico, United States of America

About

Lake Arthur is a city located in the county of Jefferson Davis Parish in the U.S. state of Louisiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,738 and a population density of 1,928 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,736 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Lake Arthur

Population : 2,736 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Louisiana (United States)
County : Jefferson Davis Parish
Postal code : 88253
Phone Area Codes : 575
Area : 1.42 km2
Altitude : 3,379 feet / 1030 meters
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 13:16:34 (10th August 2022)
Density : 1,927 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.07% (2010-2020)
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Location of Lake Arthur on Louisiana map.
Chaves County New Mexico Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Lake Arthur Highlighted locator map image
Chaves County New Mexico Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Lake Arthur Highlighted
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Geography

Lake Arthur is located at 30°4'51"N 92°40'18"W (30.0807600, -92.6715300).

Lake Arthur map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Lake Arthur decreased by 0.07% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,738 - census
2011 2,739 0.04% estimation process
2012 2,729 -0.37% estimation process
2013 2,719 -0.37% estimation process
2014 2,737 0.66% estimation process
2015 2,730 -0.26% estimation process
2016 2,731 0.04% estimation process
2017 2,744 0.47% estimation process
2018 2,758 0.51% estimation process
2019 2,748 -0.36% estimation process
2020 2,736 -0.44% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 11,235
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 12,067
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -6.9%
April 1, 2020 Population : 11,658
April 1, 2010 Population : 12,072
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.6%
People over 65 (%) : 24.7%
Female persons, % : 50.0%
White only, percent : 96.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 0.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 92.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 854
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.6%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 5,775

Lake Arthur zip code is 70549. County name: Jefferson Davis, County fips: 22053

Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 5,775
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 74.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $106,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $997
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $395
2015-2019 median gross rent : $550
Permits for construction, 2020 : 8
2015-2019 Households : 5,319
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.04
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 11,585
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 64,053
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 653,316
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 145,554
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,184
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $56,550
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $32,999
Percentage of people living in poverty : 10.2%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 340
2019 total employment : 3,961
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 153,552
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 7.0%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 835
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,235
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 650
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 434
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,159
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 108
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,025
2010 population per square mile : 20.9
2010 land area in square miles : 576.91

People born in Lake Arthur (1)

American politician Angelica Rubio was born in Lake Arthur

Schools in Lake Arthur

College & universities near Lake Arthur, LA

Code Name City ZIP
159407 Louisiana State University-Eunice Eunice (LA) 70535

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lake Arthur, LA

Code Name Address Type
LCH Lake Charles 100 Ryan Street RAIL
LFT Lafayette 133 East Grant St. RAIL
NIB New Iberia West Washington St. RAIL

Post offices near Lake Arthur

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lake Arthur Post Office Lake Arthur (LA) 70549

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Lake Arthur , New Mexico human settlement in Chaves County, New Mexico, United States of America with a population of 422 people.

Other cities in Jefferson Davis Parish

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jefferson Davis Parish , LA.

City Name Population Title
Jennings 9,660 City in Louisiana, USA
Welsh 3,195 Town in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana, United States
Elton 1,134 Town in Louisiana, USA
Fenton 349 Village in Louisiana

Distance to Other Cities

Lake Arthur distances to largest Louisiana cities