The Belle Chasse Census Designated Place had a population of 13,357 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Belle Chasse is located at latitude 29.8422 and longitude -90.0068 in Plaquemines Parish. The formal boundaries for the Belle Chasse Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 24.92 sq. miles and a water area of 3.46 sq. miles. Plaquemines Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3 feet.
The Belle Chasse Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402677) 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 Belle Chasse 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||13,281|
|Population in Familes||11,568|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||76|
|Average Household Size||2.81|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||5,130 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,724 (53.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,995 (38.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||411 ( 8.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$264,259|
|Average Home Value||$287,652|
|Median Household Income||$60,623|
|Average Household Income||$76,749|
|Per Capita Income||$27,271|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.36%|
|Per Capita Income||1.75%|
The table below compares Belle Chasse 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||# 36||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 256||46th|
|Diversity Index2||# 259||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 37||92nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 71||85th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.