Pointe Coupee Parish LA Information

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Pointe Coupee Parish Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 23,645
Population in Households 23,529
Population in Familes 19,489
Population in Group Qrtrs 116
Population Density1 42
Diversity Index2 52
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 9,486
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 6,445
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 11,912 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,854 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,632 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,426 (20.4%)
Median Home Value $136,715
Average Home Value $188,386
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,655
Average Household Income $60,603
Per Capita Income $24,490
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.58% 0.35%
Households 0.7% 0.43%
Families 0.44% 0.26%
Median Household Income   1.11%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
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.

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Pointe Coupee Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pointe Coupee 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 # 43 34th
Population Density1 # 36 45th
Diversity Index2 # 30 55th
Median Household Income # 24 64th
Per Capita Income # 19 72nd

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