The Town of Lecompte had a population of 1,247 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Lecompte is located at latitude 31.0882 and longitude -92.3999 in Rapides Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Lecompte (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rapides Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 69 feet.
The Town of Lecompte (GNIS ID: 2405997) 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 Lecompte 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||1,240|
|Population in Familes||1,004|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||7|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||567 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||265 (46.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||197 (34.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||104 (18.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,056|
|Average Home Value||$130,323|
|Median Household Income||$35,076|
|Average Household Income||$47,472|
|Per Capita Income||$19,408|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.35%|
|Per Capita Income||1.32%|
The table below compares Lecompte 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||# 256||46th|
|Population Density1||# 123||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 236||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 320||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 323||32nd|
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