Businesses in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 16.4%
 Medical: 14.5%
 Professional Services: 11.3%
 Home Services: 7.5%
 Industry: 7.3%
 Financial Services: 6%
 Automotive: 5.9%
 Restaurants: 5.7%
 Other: 25.4%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts11637.5 years3.91.6
Car repair24335.7 years3.93.3
Gas stations15326.9 years4.02.1
Beauty salons16924 years4.32.3
Hairdressers16524.7 years4.22.3
Public administration19733.5 years3.12.7
Social work17131.3 years3.82.3
Atm's10331.8 years3.81.4
Banks11754.1 years3.71.6
Finance other16642.1 years3.72.3
Loan companies25936.2 years4.13.5
Convenience stores9131.2 years4.01.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets11731.9 years4.11.6
General contractors27732 years4.33.8
Other construction14632.8 years4.62.0
Real estate28429.4 years3.63.9
Construction of buildings18131.5 years3.92.5
Other membership organizations9541.4 years4.01.3
Wholesale of machinery9932.8 years4.51.4
Dentists12828.6 years4.71.7
Health and medical1,43128.4 years4.319.5
Physicians and surgeons45028.8 years4.46.1
Accountants15230.8 years4.42.1
Corporate management11927.7 years4.41.6
Lawyers legal35829.2 years4.74.9
Personal injury and product liability law8429.8 years4.91.1
Scientific and technical services11026.3 years4.41.5
Churches26043.4 years4.83.5
Clothing stores15832.4 years4.22.2
Electronics stores11733.2 years3.91.6
Hardware stores10541.2 years4.31.4
Household appliances and goods9337.2 years4.21.3
Pharmacies and drug stores12844.4 years4.01.7
Shopping other17833.4 years4.12.4
Area of Lake Charles, Louisiana44.8 sq mi
Population73,255
Male Population35,370 (48.3%)
Female Population37,886 (51.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +5.9%
Median Age35.8
Male Median Age33.9
Female Median Age37.6
Area Codes337
NeighborhoodsLake Charles
Local TimeSaturday 7:21 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Lat & Lng30.21309° / -93.2044°
Zip Codes7060170602706057060670607More

Lake Charles, Louisiana - Map

Lake Charles, Louisiana Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population69,07769,57569,14473,255
Population Density1,541 / mi²1,553 / mi²1,543 / mi²1,635 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Lake Charles, Louisiana Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 5.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Lake Charles, Louisiana+6%+5.3%+5.9%
Louisiana-1.9%+3.3%+1.6%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Lake Charles, Louisiana Median Age

Median Age: 35.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Lake Charles, Louisiana35.8 years37.6 years33.9 years
Louisiana36 years37.3 years34.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Lake Charles, Louisiana Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,5772,5095,086
5-92,3942,2424,636
10-142,2362,3184,555
15-192,7562,6985,455
20-243,1253,1746,300
25-292,8122,7585,571
30-342,2672,2644,531
35-392,0071,9083,916
40-441,9832,0023,986
45-492,3262,5294,856
50-542,5452,8015,347
55-592,3522,4914,843
60-641,8412,0113,853
65-691,2641,6052,870
70-741,0261,3412,368
75-798031,2412,044
80-846211,0271,648
85 Plus4349651,399
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Lake Charles, Louisiana Population Density

Population Density: 1,635 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Lake Charles, Louisiana73,25544.8 sq mi1,635 / mi²
Louisiana4.6 million52,378.4 sq mi87.1 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Lake Charles, Louisiana Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1840 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Lake Charles, Louisiana

 Moderate: 45%
 Inexpensive: 42.8%
 Expensive: 9.3%
 Very Expensive: 2.8%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Lake Charles, Louisiana CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Lake Charles, Louisiana1,162,525 t15.9 t25,949 t/mi²
Louisiana69,917,434 t15.3 t1,334 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Lake Charles, Louisiana CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,162,525 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneMedium (5)
FloodHigh (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
10/16/8312:40 PM3.818.5 km5,000 mLouisiana-Texas border regionusgs.gov

Lake Charles, Louisiana

Lake Charles (French: Lac Charles) is the fifth-largest incorporated city in the U.S. state of Louisiana, located on Lake Charles, Prien Lake, and the Calcasieu River. Founded in 1861 in Calcasieu Parish, it is a major industrial, cultural, and educa..  ︎  Lake Charles, Louisiana Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Lake Charles, Louisiana
 Zip Code 70601: 48.7%
 Zip Code 70605: 22.6%
 Zip Code 70607: 12.2%
 Zip Code 70615: 7.2%
 Zip Code 70611: 6.4%
 Other: 2.8%

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