Tensas Parish, LA

Population 5,189

Tensas Parish, LA Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 23.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 67.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 9.1%

Registered Offenders

57.64% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

27 Found nearby

Unemployment

Moderate 9.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 3 K-12 public schools in Tensas Parish, LA and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Tensas Parish's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.
1 Private School

Tensas Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime Index

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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Tensas Parish, LA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    42.5%
  • Rented
    22.7%
  • Owned
    34.7%

10 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Tensas Parish, LA issued 10 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 10 permits, 7 were issued for single family homes and 3 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Tensas Parish, LA issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $521
  • 1 Bedroom: $525
  • 2 Bedrooms: $680
  • 3 Bedrooms: $989
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,023

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Environmental Hazards

27 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Tensas Parish, LA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Tensas Parish, LA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.07 Average
    Tensas Parish, LA is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 46.52°
  • February 50.73°
  • March 58.45°
  • April 67.38°
  • May 74.59°
  • June 81.09°
  • July 82.17°
  • August 81.92°
  • September 75.3°
  • October 63.68°
  • November 54.8°
  • December 46.83°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Tensas Parish, LA

Earthquakes
Tensas Parish, LA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Tensas Parish, LA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Tensas Parish, LA has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Tensas Parish, LA has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Tensas Parish, LA: $22,385

Unemployment

Unemployment in Tensas Parish is 9.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 8.1% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 59.13%
White Collar - 40.87%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Bobby Jindal
  • Sen. Bill Cassidy
  • Sen. David Vitter

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

5 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Tensas Parish, LA

2 Libraries view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Tensas Parish, LA
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