Fort Polk South, LA Micropolitan Statistical Area LA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Fort Polk South, LA Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Fort Polk South, LA Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 52,870
Daytime Population: Workers 26,832
Daytime Population: Residents 29,569
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 56,401
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 50,612
Population in Familes 42,645
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,258
Population Density2 40
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $41,097
Average Household Income $55,432
Per Capita Income $21,090


Total Housing Units 22,139 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,886 (44.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,295 (42.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,958 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $110,900
Average Home Value $136,867


Total Households 19,181
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 13,495
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.14% -0.83%
Households 0.01% -0.95%
Families -0.22% -1.1%
Median Household Income   2.01%
Per Capita Income   2.09%