Convent is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Convent Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in St. James Parish at latitude 30.0208 and longitude -90.8298. St. James Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 20 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Convent Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.89 sq. miles and a water area of 1.44 sq. miles.Photos of the local Convent, LA area
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|Population in Households||640|
|Population in Familes||559|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||80|
|Average Household Size||2.83|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||286 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||186 (65.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||40 (14.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||60 (21.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$107,558|
|Average Home Value||$147,326|
|Median Household Income||$36,458|
|Average Household Income||$45,066|
|Per Capita Income||$14,805|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.89%|
|Per Capita Income||1.51%|
The table below compares Convent 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||# 333||30th|
|Population Density1||# 391||18th|
|Diversity Index2||# 218||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 276||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 436||8th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.