Caldwell Parish LA Information


Caldwell Parish Subdivisions

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


Total Population 10,258
Population in Households 9,674
Population in Familes 7,982
Population in Group Qrtrs 584
Population Density1 19
Diversity Index2 36


Total Households 4,003
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 2,706
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,202 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,938 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,065 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,199 (23.0%)
Median Home Value $82,092
Average Home Value $108,560


Median Household Income $36,712
Average Household Income $55,187
Per Capita Income $21,990
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.2% 0.08%
Households 0.4% 0.2%
Families 0.14% 0.04%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   1.66%
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.


Caldwell Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caldwell 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 # 60 8th
Population Density1 # 58 11th
Diversity Index2 # 61 6th
Median Household Income # 43 34th
Per Capita Income # 33 50th

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