The Town of Golden Meadow had a population of 2,093 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Golden Meadow is located at latitude 29.3884 and longitude -90.2749 in Lafourche Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Golden Meadow (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0.49 sq. miles. Lafourche Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 0 feet.
The Town of Golden Meadow (GNIS ID: 2406584) 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 Golden Meadow 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||2,093|
|Population in Familes||1,650|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||972 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||559 (57.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||269 (27.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||144 (14.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,637|
|Average Home Value||$99,553|
|Median Household Income||$39,930|
|Average Household Income||$53,996|
|Per Capita Income||$20,939|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.91%|
|Per Capita Income||2.45%|
The table below compares Golden Meadow 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||# 195||59th|
|Population Density1||# 177||63rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 254||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 236||50th|
|Per Capita Income||# 220||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.