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Bonita, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The Village of Bonita had a population of 264 as of July 1, 2016. Bonita ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Louisiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bonita is located at latitude 32.9205 and longitude -91.6751 in Morehouse Parish. The formal boundaries for the Village of Bonita (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Morehouse Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 105 feet.

The Village of Bonita (GNIS ID: 2407422) 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.

The Village of Bonita is located within Parish Governing Authority District 1, a minor civil division (MCD) of Morehouse Parish.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bonita population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bonita: Lind Grove.

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


Total Population 264
Population in Households 264
Population in Familes 208
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 196
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 99
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 60
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 128 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 65 (50.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 (22.7%)
Median Home Value $65,476
Average Home Value $78,462


Median Household Income $29,378
Average Household Income $44,405
Per Capita Income $18,574
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -1.16% -0.85%
Households -0.94% -0.82%
Families -1.75% -0.68%
Median Household Income   0.01%
Per Capita Income   0.63%
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.

Bonita, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bonita 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 429 10th
Population Density1 # 385 19th
Diversity Index2 # 29 94th
Median Household Income # 400 16th
Per Capita Income # 357 25th

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