St. John the Baptist Parish LA Information

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St. John the Baptist Parish Subdivisions

St. John the Baptist Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 45,754
Population in Households 45,283
Population in Familes 39,406
Population in Group Qrtrs 471
Population Density1 215
Diversity Index2 59
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 16,148
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 12,179
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 18,104 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,112 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,036 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,956 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $155,642
Average Home Value $171,334
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,392
Average Household Income $65,352
Per Capita Income $23,411
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.06% -0.18%
Households 0.18% -0.03%
Families -0.01% -0.15%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   1.51%
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.

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St. John the Baptist Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares St. John the Baptist 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 # 26 61st
Population Density1 # 10 86th
Diversity Index2 # 6 94th
Median Household Income # 11 84th
Per Capita Income # 25 63rd

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