The Raceland Census Designated Place had a population of 10,385 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
|Population in Households||10,282|
|Population in Familes||8,688|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||103|
|Average Household Size||2.64|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,222 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,870 (68.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,022 (24.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||330 ( 7.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$123,370|
|Average Home Value||$153,074|
|Median Household Income||$40,970|
|Average Household Income||$58,966|
|Per Capita Income||$22,233|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.63%|
|Per Capita Income||1.56%|
The table below compares Raceland 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||# 57||88th|
|Population Density1||# 277||42nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 167||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 210||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 205||57th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.