Watson is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Watson Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Livingston Parish at latitude 30.5757 and longitude -90.9532. Livingston Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 69 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Watson Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Watson, LA area
Also See: Watson, LA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,061|
|Population in Familes||960|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.73|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||401 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||343 (85.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||44 (11.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||13 ( 3.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$230,603|
|Average Home Value||$253,644|
|Median Household Income||$76,386|
|Average Household Income||$83,283|
|Per Capita Income||$28,024|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.04%|
|Per Capita Income||0.88%|
The table below compares Watson to the other 473 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 275||42nd|
|Population Density1||# 130||73rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 448||5th|
|Median Household Income||# 12||98th|
|Per Capita Income||# 42||91st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.