Natchitoches Information

Natchitoches Information

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

General Natchitoches Information

State: Louisiana

County: Natchitoches Parish

Close cities: Provencal, LA, Powhatan, LA, Clarence, LA, Natchez, LA, Melrose, LA, Campti, LA, Natchitoches, LA, Flora, LA, Montgomery, LA

Natchitoches Population (census data)
Total 18,177 (+1.8% since 2000)
Male 8,353 (46.0%)
Female 9,824 (54.0%)

Population Density: 843 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.1 (US Avg is 100)

Natchitoches Elevation: 121 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1819

Land Area: 21.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $28,516

Zip Codes: 71497, 71458, and 71457.

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Natchitoches Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (53.0%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (43.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (7.1%)
  • French (7.0%)
  • Irish (5.5%)
  • German (4.9%)
  • English (4.0%)
  • Italian (1.9%)
Foriegn Born: 409 people (2.3%)
  • Asia (72.2%)
  • Europe (16.7%)
  • North America (11.1%)

Local Natchitoches Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros
NFL Football: Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks,
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: Grambling State University, Northwestern State University,

Natchitoches School Information

High Schools
Natchitoches Central High School (200 Highway 3110, South Bypass, Natchitoches, LA, 71457 - Natchitoches Parish School Board District)
Middle Schools
N. S. U. Middle Laboratory School (Technical Building, Nsu, Pod A, Natchitoches, LA, 71497 - Natchitoches Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
East Natchitoches Elementary School (1001 East Fifth Street, Natchitoches, LA, 71457 - Natchitoches Parish School Board District)
George L. Parks Elementary School (800 Koonce Street, Natchitoches, LA, 71457 - Natchitoches Parish School Board District)
M. R. Weaver Elementary School (520 Saint Maurice Lane, Natchitoches, LA, 71457 - Natchitoches Parish School Board District)
N. S. U. Elementary Laboratory School (#1 Caldwell Drive - Nsu Campus, Natchitoches, LA, 71497 - Natchitoches Parish School Board District)
North Natchitoches Elementary School (1500 Gold Street, Natchitoches, LA, 71457 - Natchitoches Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Louisiana School For Math, Science & The Arts (715 College Avenue, Natchitoches, LA, 71457 - LA School For Math, Science & The Arts District)
Natchitoches Education Center (3707 Highway 6 West, Natchitoches, LA, 71457 - Natchitoches Parish School Board District)
Natchitoches Magnet School (3707 University Parkway, Natchitoches, LA, 71457 - Natchitoches Parish School Board District)

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