Beauregard Parish LA Information


Beauregard Parish Subdivisions

Beauregard Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 37,610
Population in Households 36,310
Population in Familes 30,771
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,300
Population Density1 33
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 13,855
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 9,889
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,830 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,326 (65.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,529 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,975 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $103,514
Average Home Value $142,996


Median Household Income $42,622
Average Household Income $60,265
Per Capita Income $22,911
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.86% 0.5%
Households 0.83% 0.47%
Families 0.6% 0.33%
Median Household Income   2.41%
Per Capita Income   1.7%
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.


Beauregard Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Beauregard Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 31 53rd
Population Density1 # 45 31st
Diversity Index2 # 59 9th
Median Household Income # 25 63rd
Per Capita Income # 27 59th

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