Bogalusa Information

Bogalusa Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bogalusa, LA

General Bogalusa Information

State: Louisiana

County: Washington Parish

Close cities: Angie, LA, Sun, LA, Varnado, LA, Talisheek, LA, Bogalusa, LA, Bush, LA, Franklinton, LA

Bogalusa Population (census data)
Total 12,683 (-4.2% since 2000)
Male 5,740 (45.3%)
Female 6,943 (54.7%)

Population Density: 1,336 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.0 (US Avg is 100)

Bogalusa Elevation: 101 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1914

Land Area: 9.49 square miles

Median Household Income: $23,799

Zip Codes: 70429, and 70427.

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Bogalusa Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (56.7%)
  • Black (41.2%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (15.5%)
  • Irish (7.2%)
  • English (5.3%)
  • German (4.0%)
  • French (3.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.0%)

Local Bogalusa Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: , Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: , Southeastern Louisiana University

Bogalusa School Information

High Schools
Bogalusa High School (100 M.J. Israel Drive, Bogalusa, LA, 70427 - City Of Bogalusa School Board District)
Bogalusa Junior High School (1403 North Avenue, Bogalusa, LA, 70427 - City Of Bogalusa School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Byrd Avenue Elementary School (1600 Byrd Avenue, Bogalusa, LA, 70427 - City Of Bogalusa School Board District)
Denhamtown Elementary School (1101 Avenue M, Bogalusa, LA, 70427 - City Of Bogalusa School Board District)
Pleasant Hill Elementary School (725 Avenue C, Bogalusa, LA, 70427 - City Of Bogalusa School Board District)
Superior Avenue Elementary School (625 Superior Avenue, Bogalusa, LA, 70427 - City Of Bogalusa School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Northside School (517 Mississippi Avenue, Bogalusa, LA, 70427 - City Of Bogalusa School Board District)

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