Lacassine, LA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Lacassine Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Lacassine Content

Also See: Lacassine, LA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Lacassine, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The Lacassine Census Designated Place had a population of 480 as of July 1, 2016. Lacassine ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Louisiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lacassine is located at latitude 30.2331 and longitude -92.9208 in Jefferson Davis Parish. The formal boundaries for the Lacassine Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jefferson Davis Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 20 feet.

The Lacassine Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586689) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Lacassine Census Designated Place is located within Parish Governing Authority District 13, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jefferson Davis Parish.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lacassine population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lacassine: Lakassine, Rice.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Lacassine Census Designated Place, LA Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | LA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Parish Governing Authority District 13 | Jefferson Davis Parish | Louisiana Parishes

Search the map for:

Lacassine, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 480
Population in Households 480
Population in Familes 421
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 274
Diversity Index2 30


Total Households 173
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 132
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 183 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 142 (77.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 31 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $110,227
Average Home Value $141,667


Median Household Income $55,749
Average Household Income $73,590
Per Capita Income $26,814
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% 2.04%
Households 0.0% 2.11%
Families 0.12% 2.04%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   1.77%
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.

Lacassine, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lacassine 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 377 21st
Population Density1 # 349 27th
Diversity Index2 # 364 23rd
Median Household Income # 59 88th
Per Capita Income # 79 84th

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