The City of Zachary had a population of 15,639 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Zachary is located at latitude 30.6632 and longitude -91.1582 in East Baton Rouge Parish. The formal boundaries for the City of Zachary (see map below) encompass a land area of 23.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. East Baton Rouge Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 102 feet.
The City of Zachary (GNIS ID: 2405074) 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 Zachary population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||15,455|
|Population in Familes||13,804|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||184|
|Average Household Size||2.84|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||5,711 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,163 (72.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,270 (22.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||278 ( 4.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$226,866|
|Average Home Value||$242,387|
|Median Household Income||$67,583|
|Average Household Income||$84,611|
|Per Capita Income||$29,614|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.81%|
|Per Capita Income||1.92%|
The table below compares Zachary to the other 473 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 30||94th|
|Population Density1||# 218||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 135||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 27||95th|
|Per Capita Income||# 45||91st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.