The Violet Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in St. Bernard Parish at latitude 29.8967 and longitude -89.8929. St. Bernard Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3 feet.
The formal official name is the Violet Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Violet, Louisiana.
The U5 Census Class Code for Violet indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
The formal boundaries for the Violet Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0.65 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Violet: Bank Station, Borgne Mouth, Canal.
|Population in Households||5,755|
|Population in Familes||4,975|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||14|
|Average Household Size||2.91|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,349 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,493 (63.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||488 (20.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||368 (15.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$90,547|
|Average Home Value||$103,720|
|Median Household Income||$30,648|
|Average Household Income||$41,828|
|Per Capita Income||$14,457|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.95%|
|Per Capita Income||2.02%|
The table below compares Violet to the other 473 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 100||79th|
|Population Density1||# 89||81st|
|Diversity Index2||# 83||83rd|
|Median Household Income||# 370||22nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 444||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.