Castor, LA

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640 Vital Statistics. 31 Condition Alerts found.

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Castor Profile


Overview

Castor is a tiny village located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 247 people and just one neighborhood, Castor is the 278th largest community in Louisiana.

Occupations and Workforce

Castor is a blue-collar town, with 53.33% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Castor is a village of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Castor who work in office and administrative support (25.00%), farm management occupations (15.00%), and community and social services (6.67%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Castor’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

One downside of living in Castor is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Castor, the average commute to work is 33.35 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Castor is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Castor Demographics

The percentage of adults in Castor with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.04% of adults in Castor have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Castor in 2010 was $13,752, which is low income relative to Louisiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $55,008 for a family of four.

Castor is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Castor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Castor residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Castor include Irish, Scottish, English, and European.

The most common language spoken in Castor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Castor 0.101011101001110
Louisiana 5.40
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Castor 0.101011101001110
Louisiana 33.53
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Castor 0.101011101001110
Louisiana 34

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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District Quality Compared to Louisiana

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Better than of LA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to LA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Arcadia High School
967 Daniel Street
Arcadia, LA, 71001
06-12
Castor High School
140 Front Street
Castor, LA, 71016
PK-12
Bienville High School
325 Main Street Hwy 507
Bienville, LA, 71008
PK-12
Crawford Elementary School
935 Daniel Street
Arcadia, LA, 71001
PK-05
Bienville Educational Center
325 Main Street Highway 507
Bienville, LA, 71008
PK-12
Ringgold Elementary School
4044 Bienville Rd. Suite A
Ringgold, LA, 71068
PK-05
Ringgold High School
4044 Bienville Rd. Suite B
Ringgold, LA, 71068
06-12
Saline High School
1255 Cooper Street
Saline, LA, 71070
PK-12
Gibsland Coleman High School
10 Th Street
Gibsland, LA, 71028
PK-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.1% 65.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 64.7% 58.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 6.6%

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