Fifth Ward is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Fifth Ward Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Avoyelles Parish at latitude 31.1302 and longitude -92.1729. Avoyelles Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 59 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Fifth Ward Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Fifth Ward, LA area
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|Population in Households||812|
|Population in Familes||685|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||372 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||271 (72.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||67 (18.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||34 ( 9.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,257|
|Average Home Value||$122,140|
|Median Household Income||$29,184|
|Average Household Income||$41,246|
|Per Capita Income||$16,502|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.95%|
|Per Capita Income||1.32%|
The table below compares Fifth Ward to the other 473 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 317||33rd|
|Population Density1||# 404||15th|
|Diversity Index2||# 427||10th|
|Median Household Income||# 391||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 392||17th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.