The Cameron Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Cameron Parish at latitude 29.7952 and longitude -93.2915. Cameron Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3 feet.
The formal official name is the Cameron Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Cameron, Louisiana.
The U5 Census Class Code for Cameron indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
The formal boundaries for the Cameron Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.43 sq. miles and a water area of 1.17 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Cameron: Leesburg.
|Population in Households||398|
|Population in Familes||314|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||205 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||146 (71.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||18 ( 8.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||41 (20.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$97,727|
|Average Home Value||$124,315|
|Median Household Income||$41,198|
|Average Household Income||$56,165|
|Per Capita Income||$23,143|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.41%|
|Per Capita Income||2.08%|
The table below compares Cameron 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||# 393||17th|
|Population Density1||# 464||2nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 401||15th|
|Median Household Income||# 207||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 137||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.