The Village of Mer Rouge had a population of 788 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mer Rouge is located at latitude 32.7769 and longitude -91.7944 in Morehouse Parish. The formal boundaries for the Village of Mer Rouge (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Morehouse Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 92 feet.
The Village of Mer Rouge (GNIS ID: 2407500) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mer Rouge 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 Mer Rouge: Merrouge.
|Population in Households||777|
|Population in Familes||632|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||11|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||315 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||190 (60.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||117 (37.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||8 ( 2.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$128,947|
|Average Home Value||$197,763|
|Median Household Income||$35,356|
|Average Household Income||$63,236|
|Per Capita Income||$25,901|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.28%|
|Per Capita Income||0.92%|
The table below compares Mer Rouge 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||# 325||32nd|
|Population Density1||# 214||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 180||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 314||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 98||80th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.