The Town of Homer had a population of 3,144 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Homer is located at latitude 32.7938 and longitude -93.0591 in Claiborne Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Homer (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.65 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Claiborne Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 289 feet.
The Town of Homer (GNIS ID: 2405858) 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 Homer population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||3,103|
|Population in Familes||2,485|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||41|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,607 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||655 (40.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||620 (38.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||332 (20.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$70,876|
|Average Home Value||$90,168|
|Median Household Income||$29,058|
|Average Household Income||$40,924|
|Per Capita Income||$16,660|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.22%|
|Per Capita Income||1.27%|
The table below compares Homer 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||# 158||67th|
|Population Density1||# 212||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 175||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 402||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 411||14th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.