The City of DeRidder had a population of 10,927 as of July 1, 2016. DeRidder ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Louisiana. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for DeRidder is located at latitude 30.8458 and longitude -93.2924 in Beauregard Parish. The formal boundaries for the City of DeRidder (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Beauregard Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 203 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of DeRidder are located in Beauregard Parish, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Vernon Parish.
The City of DeRidder (GNIS ID: 2404220) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with DeRidder population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for DeRidder: De Ridder, DeKidder, Schovall.
|Population in Households||10,670|
|Population in Familes||8,762|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||257|
|Average Household Size||2.49|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,832 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,563 (53.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,723 (35.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||546 (11.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$140,040|
|Average Home Value||$150,839|
|Median Household Income||$40,386|
|Average Household Income||$58,441|
|Per Capita Income||$23,312|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.73%|
|Per Capita Income||1.53%|
The table below compares DeRidder to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 51||89th|
|Population Density1||# 121||75th|
|Diversity Index2||# 67||86th|
|Median Household Income||# 219||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 164||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.