Paradis is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Paradis Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in St. Charles Parish at latitude 29.8797 and longitude -90.434. St. Charles Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Paradis Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 6.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0.24 sq. miles.Photos of the local Paradis, LA area
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|Population in Households||1,406|
|Population in Familes||1,190|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.88|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||545 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||339 (62.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||149 (27.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||56 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,532|
|Average Home Value||$160,472|
|Median Household Income||$49,818|
|Average Household Income||$58,193|
|Per Capita Income||$20,859|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.4%|
|Per Capita Income||1.92%|
The table below compares Paradis 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||# 239||50th|
|Population Density1||# 373||21st|
|Diversity Index2||# 306||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 112||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 215||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.