Red River Parish LA Information


Red River Parish Subdivisions

Red River Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 8,818
Population in Households 8,654
Population in Familes 7,237
Population in Group Qrtrs 164
Population Density1 23
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 3,422
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 2,386
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,110 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,475 (60.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 947 (23.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 688 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $78,259
Average Home Value $111,879


Median Household Income $33,156
Average Household Income $52,471
Per Capita Income $20,511
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.49% -0.57%
Households -0.23% -0.41%
Families -0.45% -0.57%
Median Household Income   1.35%
Per Capita Income   1.6%
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.


Red River Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Red River 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 # 61 6th
Population Density1 # 55 16th
Diversity Index2 # 31 53rd
Median Household Income # 47 28th
Per Capita Income # 43 34th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.