The Raceland Census Designated Place had a population of 10,429 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Raceland is located at latitude 29.7224 and longitude -90.6359 in Lafourche Parish. The formal boundaries for the Raceland Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 21.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Lafourche Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 13 feet.
The Raceland Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403457) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Raceland 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||10,326|
|Population in Familes||8,713|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||103|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,208 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,901 (68.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||992 (23.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||314 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$135,000|
|Average Home Value||$147,983|
|Median Household Income||$50,220|
|Average Household Income||$60,618|
|Per Capita Income||$22,574|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.28%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
The table below compares Raceland 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||# 55||89th|
|Population Density1||# 275||42nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 177||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 113||76th|
|Per Capita Income||# 166||65th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.