The Town of Welsh had a population of 3,262 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Welsh is located at latitude 30.2356 and longitude -92.8124 in Jefferson Davis Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Welsh (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Jefferson Davis Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 20 feet.
The Town of Welsh (GNIS ID: 2406856) 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 Welsh 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 Welsh: Welch, Welchs, Welshs Station.
|Population in Households||3,173|
|Population in Familes||2,635|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||89|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,413 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||837 (59.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||397 (28.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||179 (12.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$89,390|
|Average Home Value||$131,370|
|Median Household Income||$35,121|
|Average Household Income||$51,788|
|Per Capita Income||$19,743|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.95%|
|Per Capita Income||1.47%|
The table below compares Welsh 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||# 152||68th|
|Population Density1||# 261||45th|
|Diversity Index2||# 307||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 319||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 310||35th|
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