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The Grand Coteau Historic District is one of the few primarily rural districts on the National Register of Historic Places. Grand Coteau is noted for its magnificent trees that form alleys, groves and gardens. Within the district there are over 70 structures designated as architecturally significant. Creole, French, Acadian, Anglo-American and Victorian styles are reflected in the houses, stores and religious institutions. Of special significances is this last category. Grand Coteau and Catholicism have been deeply connected for over 175 years. The Church and retreat centers continue to provide extensive spiritual and educational guidance for the community and visitors from afar.

Hear the story and visit the shrine of the Miracle of Grand Coteau at the Academy of the Sacred Heart, then stop to browse the antique and gift shops, or sample the local cuisine. The shops and restaurants, all housed in renovated historic buildings are a treat in themselves.

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Grand Coteau is home to one of the areas most progressive economic development districts. The town is located at the intersection of I-49 and State Hwy 93 which is one of the areas gateway to the cultural corridor. It is a tools that community area aggressively using to create a prosperous and inviting business district for those businesses want to locate in their area.Gaubert Oil is one of the major employers in the Grand Coteau area.

 

Grand Coteau

Population

Total Population

949

Population
Growth Rate

0.02%

Median Age

36

Diversity Index

52.700

Housing & Income

Households

367

Total Housing Units

435


Owner Occupied

248

Renter Occupied

120

Vacant

68

Median Home Value

$124,590


Average Home Value

$176,411

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.18%


Per Capita Income

1.70%

Income Projection

Median Household

$37,203 $39,456


Average Household

$53,806 $58,386


Per Capita

$19,989 $21,749

Workforce

Total Businesses

42

Total Employed

468

Workers 16+

373

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Manufacturing

Businesses

2

Employed

22

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

3

Employed

17

Some
High School

63

Graduated
High School

282

Associates
Degree

42

Bachelor's
Degree

67

Graduate
Degree

28

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

219

Non-Resident Commuters

148

Drive Alone

310

Carpooled

37

Public

0

Work At Home

14


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