Gloster is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Gloster Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in De Soto Parish at latitude 32.191 and longitude -93.8149. De Soto Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 243 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Gloster Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.Photos of the local Gloster, LA area
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|Population in Households||93|
|Population in Familes||82|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||43 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||33 (76.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||8 (18.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2 ( 4.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$154,167|
|Average Home Value||$189,394|
|Median Household Income||$55,308|
|Average Household Income||$72,040|
|Per Capita Income||$25,906|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.18%|
|Per Capita Income||1.04%|
The table below compares Gloster 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||# 469||1st|
|Population Density1||# 446||6th|
|Diversity Index2||# 202||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 53||89th|
|Per Capita Income||# 67||86th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.