La Salle Parish Parish LA Information


La Salle Parish Parish Subdivisions

La Salle Parish Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 15,426
Population in Households 14,183
Population in Familes 11,998
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,243
Population Density1 25
Diversity Index2 32


Total Households 5,719
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 4,010
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,971 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,398 (63.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,321 (18.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,252 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $87,271
Average Home Value $118,491


Median Household Income $39,073
Average Household Income $56,986
Per Capita Income $21,769
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.57% 0.44%
Households 0.72% 0.54%
Families 0.49% 0.4%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   1.8%
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.


La Salle Parish Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares La Salle Parish Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents 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 # 53 19th
Population Density1 # 54 17th
Diversity Index2 # 62 5th
Median Household Income # 36 45th
Per Capita Income # 35 47th

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