Locust

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  1. Locust Legal Resources
  2. Locust Statistics
  3. Locust Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Locust Employment Information
  5. Locust Family Information
  6. Locust Education Information
  7. Locust Public Benefits Information
  8. Locust Criminal Information
  9. Locust Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Locust Zip Codes


Locust Legal Resources

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Locust Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 2,416
  • Land Area (2000): 13.300 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.000 square kilometers

Locust Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
2003 2,440 2005 Not Available 2006 Not Available
2004 Not Available     2007 2,562

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Houses (2000): 981
Locust Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Locust Employment Information

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Locust Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 115 15.58%
2. Public Administration 49 6.64%
3. Metal Manufactuing 42 5.69%
4. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 36 4.88%
5. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 33 4.47%
6. Machinery / Equipment / Supplies, Wholesale 29 3.93%
7. Finance and Insurance 25 3.39%
8. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 23 3.12%
9. Repair and Maintenance 21 2.85%
10. Accommodation and Food Services 19 2.57%
11. Truck Transportation 18 2.44%
12. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 17 2.30%
13. Food and Beverage Stores 16 2.17%
14. Wood Manufacturing 16 2.17%
15. Food Manufacturing 15 2.03%
16. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 13 1.76%
17. Printing and Related Manufacturing 13 1.76%
18. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 13 1.76%
19. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 12 1.63%
20. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 12 1.63%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 85 13.82%
2. Educational Services 51 8.29%
3. Apparel Manufacturing 45 7.32%
4. Social Assistance 44 7.15%
5. Finance and Insurance 37 6.02%
6. Food and Beverage Stores 37 6.02%
7. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 27 4.39%
8. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 21 3.41%
9. Construction 21 3.41%
10. Personal and Laundry Services 19 3.09%
11. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 18 2.93%
12. Public Administration 16 2.60%
13. Accommodation and Food Services 15 2.44%
14. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 15 2.44%
15. Chemical Manufacturing 15 2.44%
16. Metal Manufactuing 12 1.95%
17. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 10 1.63%
18. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 10 1.63%
19. Air Transportation 9 1.46%
20. Food Manufacturing 9 1.46%

Locust Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 39 5.28%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 39 5.28%
3. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 38 5.15%
4. Other Construction Trades 36 4.88%
5. Other Sales and Related Occupations 35 4.74%
6. Vehicle Mechanics 32 4.34%
7. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 31 4.20%
8. Other Production Occupations 30 4.07%
9. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 26 3.52%
10. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 25 3.39%
11. Other Office and Admin Support 22 2.98%
12. Business Operations Specialists 21 2.85%
13. Law Enforcement Workers 20 2.71%
14. Other Management Occupations 20 2.71%
15. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 19 2.57%
16. Woodworkers 19 2.57%
17. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 17 2.30%
18. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 16 2.17%
19. Assemblers and Fabricators 15 2.03%
20. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 15 2.03%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Production Occupations 45 7.32%
2. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 31 5.04%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 30 4.88%
4. Cashiers 28 4.55%
5. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 27 4.39%
6. Other Office and Admin Support 27 4.39%
7. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 24 3.90%
8. Secretaries and Admins 24 3.90%
9. Registered Nurses 21 3.41%
10. Health Technologists and Technicians 20 3.25%
11. Other Personal Care, Not child care 20 3.25%
12. Other Sales and Related Occupations 20 3.25%
13. Personal Appearance Workers 19 3.09%
14. Customer Service Representatives 16 2.60%
15. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 16 2.60%
16. Accountants and Auditors 15 2.44%
17. Assemblers and Fabricators 14 2.28%
18. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 13 2.11%
19. Other Management Occupations 13 2.11%
20. Business Operations Specialists 12 1.95%

Locust Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 1,154 62.11%
15-35 hours 167 8.99%
1-14 hours 120 6.46%
No regular hours 417 22.44%

Locust Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 36 2.73%
5 AM-5:29 AM 130 9.87%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 55 4.18%
6 AM-6:29 AM 174 13.21%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 144 10.93%
7 AM-7:29 AM 204 15.49%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 168 12.76%
8 AM-8:29 AM 80 6.07%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 69 5.24%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 41 3.11%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 2 0.15%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 2 0.15%
Noon-3:59 PM 102 7.74%
4 PM-11:59 PM 110 8.35%

Locust Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 38 2.89%
5-9 170 12.91%
10-14 107 8.12%
15-19 43 3.26%
20-24 86 6.53%
25-29 81 6.15%
30-34 179 13.59%
35-39 59 4.48%
40-44 65 4.94%
45-59 274 20.80%
60-89 154 11.69%
At least 90 61 4.63%

Locust Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 8 0.61% 517 39.26%
30-44 0 0.00% 303 23.01%
45-59 8 0.61% 266 20.20%
At least 60 0 0.00% 215 16.32%

Locust Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 159 11.82%
 Car / truck / van, solo 1,132 84.16%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 4 0.30%
 Public transportation 16 1.19%
 Walked 6 0.45%
 Worked at home 28 2.08%

Locust Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Locust Family Information

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Households (2000): 914 (2,412 people)
Families (2000): 716 (2,163 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 369
People at same address in 1995: 1,423

Locust Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 54 5.91%
$10,000-$14,999 46 5.03%
$15,000-$19,999 50 5.47%
$20,000-$24,999 65 7.11%
$25,000-$29,999 45 4.92%
$30,000-$34,999 69 7.55%
$35,000-$39,999 70 7.66%
$40,000-$44,999 66 7.22%
$45,000-$49,999 53 5.80%
$50,000-$59,999 129 14.11%
$60,000-$74,999 130 14.22%
$75,000-$99,999 79 8.64%
$100,000-$124,999 20 2.19%
$125,000-$149,999 19 2.08%
$150,000-$199,999 3 0.33%
$200,000 or more 16 1.75%

Locust Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 188 20.39%
 Family, 2 people 316 34.27%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 15 1.63%
 Family, 3 people 159 17.25%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 4 0.43%
 Family, 4 people 151 16.38%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 1 0.11%
 Family, 5 people 65 7.05%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 6 people 19 2.06%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 3 0.33%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.11%

Locust Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 788 31.58%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 285 11.42%
Public Assistance 2 0.08%
Retirement 149 5.97%
Self Employment 128 5.13%
Social Security 253 10.14%
Supplemental Security 22 0.88%
Wage / Salary 765 30.66%
Other 103 4.13%

Locust Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 352 55.17%
 With children under 18 286 44.83%

Locust Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 53 5.75%
 Married 669 72.64%
 Never Married 187 20.30%
 Widowed 12 1.30%

Locust Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 62 6.47%
 Married 654 68.27%
 Never Married 143 14.93%
 Widowed 99 10.33%

Locust Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Locust Education Information

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Locust Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 100 5.59%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 293 16.39%
 High school diploma or equivalent 697 38.98%
 Some college, no degree 402 22.48%
 Associate degree 118 6.60%
 Bachelors degree 119 6.66%
 Graduate or professional degree 59 3.30%

Locust Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 22 0.91% 44 1.82% 66 2.73%
Kindergarten 39 1.61% 5 0.21% 44 1.82%
Grades 1-4 147 6.08% 5 0.21% 152 6.29%
Grades 5-8 126 5.22% 0 0.00% 126 5.22%
Grades 9-12 123 5.09% 8 0.33% 131 5.42%
Undergrad college 80 3.31% 0 0.00% 80 3.31%
Graduate or professional school 15 0.62% 0 0.00% 15 0.62%
Total 552 22.85% 62 2.57% 614 25.41%

Locust Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Locust Public Benefits Information

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Locust Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 2,304 95.92%
 Below Poverty Level 98 4.08%

Locust Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Locust Criminal Information

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Locust Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2003 1.230 0.000 0.000 0.000 1.230 0.000 5.738 8.607 1.230 15.574
2004 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2005 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2006 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2007 0.390 0.000 0.000 0.390 0.781 0.390 9.368 14.442 0.000 23.810

Locust Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 0 6
2005 0 6
2006 1 6
2007 1 8

Locust Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Locust Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Locust Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 350 14.49%
10-19 Years 330 13.66%
20-29 Years 267 11.05%
30-39 Years 443 18.34%
40-49 Years 376 15.56%
50-59 Years 256 10.60%
60-69 Years 214 8.86%
70-79 Years 126 5.22%
80-89 Years 50 2.07%
90+ Years 4 0.17%

Locust Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 1,210 50.08%
 Female 1,206 49.92%

Locust Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 2,267 93.83%
 Hispanic/Latino 82 3.39%
 African-American 37 1.53%
 Multiracial 15 0.62%
 Amerindian 11 0.46%
 Asian 4 0.17%
 Other Race 0 0.00%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Locust Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 496 33.76%
2. German 314 21.38%
3. Irish 159 10.82%
4. English 157 10.69%
5. Scotch Irish 80 5.45%
6. Dutch 56 3.81%
7. French Non-Basque 44 3.00%
8. Italian 29 1.97%
9. European 23 1.57%
10. Polish 18 1.23%

Locust Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 2,180 98.29%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 26 1.17%
3. French 8 0.36%
4. French Creole 4 0.18%

Locust Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 2,379 98.63%
 Naturalized immigrant 5 0.21%
 Not a citizen 28 1.16%

Locust Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Locust Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Locust Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

28097