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

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Fort Polk South, LA Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 55,152
Population in Households 52,894
Population in Familes 44,670
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,258
Population Density1 42
Diversity Index2 55
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 20,045
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 14,138
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 22,711 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,252 (45.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,793 (43.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,666 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $102,149
Average Home Value $131,926
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,946
Average Household Income $56,543
Per Capita Income $21,490
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.84% -0.03%
Households 0.72% -0.13%
Families 0.49% -0.28%
Median Household Income   3.23%
Per Capita Income   1.56%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.