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Mansura, Louisiana - Basic Facts

Mansura is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Mansura.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Avoyelles Parish at latitude 31.058 and longitude -92.049. Avoyelles Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 72 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Mansura (see map) encompass a land area of 2.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Mansura, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mansura 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 240 49th
Population Density1 # 260 45th
Diversity Index2 # 64 87th
Median Household Income # 461 3rd
Per Capita Income # 423 11th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Mansura, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,388
Population in Households 1,316
Population in Familes 1,032
Population in Group Qrtrs 72
Population Density1 515
Diversity Index2 57
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 586
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 356
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 677 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 318 (47.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 268 (39.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 91 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $103,175
Average Home Value $142,217
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $20,950
Average Household Income $37,044
Per Capita Income $15,363
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.52% -0.47%
Households -0.2% -0.41%
Families 0.88% -0.51%
Median Household Income   3.1%
Per Capita Income   1.76%
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.

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