East Carroll Parish LA Information


East Carroll Parish Subdivisions

East Carroll Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 7,524
Population in Households 6,457
Population in Familes 5,321
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,067
Population Density1 18
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 2,470
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 1,635
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,863 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,459 (51.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,011 (35.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 393 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $47,004
Average Home Value $86,669


Median Household Income $23,443
Average Household Income $39,235
Per Capita Income $13,391
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.58% -0.46%
Households -0.62% -0.48%
Families -0.85% -0.69%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
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.


East Carroll Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares East Carroll Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 62 5th
Population Density1 # 59 9th
Diversity Index2 # 47 28th
Median Household Income # 64 2nd
Per Capita Income # 64 2nd

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