Louisiana Acadia Parish Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Acadia Parish, Louisiana. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Louisiana Acadia Parish.

1. Library System ACADIA PARISH LIBRARY
Street Address: 1125 North Parkerson Avenue, Crowley, LA 70526
Phone Number: (337) 788-1880 Acadia 116,501 76,073

2. Central Library ACADIA PARISH LIBRARY
Street Address: 1125 North Parkerson Avenue, Crowley, LA 70526
Phone Number: (337) 788-1880 Acadia N/A N/A

3. Branch Library CHURCH POINT BRANCH
Street Address: 311 North Vista Street, Church Point, LA 70525
Phone Number: (337) 684-5774 Acadia N/A N/A

4. Branch Library ESTHERWOOD BRANCH
Street Address: 116 North Leblanc Street, Estherwood, LA 70534
Phone Number: (337) 785-1090 Acadia N/A N/A

5. Branch Library IOTA BRANCH
Street Address: 119 Duson Street, Iota, LA 70543
Phone Number: (337) 779-2770 Acadia N/A N/A

6. Branch Library MERMENTAU BRANCH
Street Address: 107 Second Street, Mermentau, LA 70556
Phone Number: (337) 824-0690 Acadia N/A N/A

7. Branch Library MORSE BRANCH
Street Address: 209 South Jules Avenue, Morse, LA 70559
Phone Number: (337) 783-0784 Acadia N/A N/A

8. Branch Library RAYNE BRANCH
Street Address: 109 West Perrodin Street, Rayne, LA 70578
Phone Number: (337) 334-3188 Acadia N/A N/A

Overview of Acadia Parish, Louisiana

Acadia Parish is a parish located in the state of Louisiana. The parish seat is Crowley and as of 2000, the population is 58,861.

Geography

The parish has a total area of 1,703 km2 (658 mi2). 1,697 km2 (655 mi2) of it is land and 6 km2 (2 mi2) of it is water. The total area is 0.35% water.

Adjacent parishes

  • Evangeline Parish (north)
  • Landry Parish (northeast)
  • Lafayette Parish (east)
  • Vermillion Parish (south)
  • Jefferson Davis Parish (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 58,861 people, 21,142 households, and 15,666 families residing in the parish. The population density is 35/km2 (90/mi2). There are 23,209 housing units at an average density of 14/km2 (35/mi2). The racial makeup of the parish is 80.73% White, 18.25% Black or African American, 0.20% Native American, 0.15% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.20% from other races, and 0.47% from two or more races. 0.91% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 21,142 households out of which 38.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.50% are married couples living together, 14.90% have a female householder with no husband present, and 25.90% are non-families. 22.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.30% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.74 and the average family size is 3.22.

In the parish the population is spread out with 29.80% under the age of 18, 9.60% from 18 to 24, 27.40% from 25 to 44, 20.90% from 45 to 64, and 12.30% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 93.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 88.80 males.

The median income for a household in the parish is $26,684, and the median income for a family is $31,812. Males have a median income of $29,353 versus $17,179 for females. The per capita income for the parish is $13,424. 24.50% of the population and 21.00% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 30.30% of those under the age of 18 and 25.20% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Acadia Parish, Louisiana has the following cities and towns:

  • Church Point
  • Crowley
  • Duson
  • Estherwood
  • Eunice
  • Iota
  • Mermentau
  • Morse
  • Rayne

Map of Acadia Parish Louisiana