Livingston Parish LA Information


Livingston Parish Subdivisions

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


Total Population 141,456
Population in Households 140,264
Population in Familes 119,794
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,192
Population Density1 218
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 51,433
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 38,082
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 56,371 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 39,062 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,371 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,938 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $167,984
Average Home Value $186,796


Median Household Income $56,972
Average Household Income $71,464
Per Capita Income $26,287
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.61% 1.54%
Households 1.8% 1.66%
Families 1.59% 1.53%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
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.


Livingston Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Livingston 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 # 9 88th
Population Density1 # 9 88th
Diversity Index2 # 63 3rd
Median Household Income # 4 95th
Per Capita Income # 11 84th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.