Laplace is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Laplace Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in St. John the Baptist Parish at latitude 30.0666 and longitude -90.4801. St. John the Baptist Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 10 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Laplace Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 20.89 sq. miles and a water area of 1.16 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Laplace: Bonnet Carre, Eugenia, La Place, Ory.Photos of the local Laplace, LA area
Also See: Laplace, LA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||29,447|
|Population in Familes||25,773|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||220|
|Average Household Size||2.83|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||11,279 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||8,064 (71.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,336 (20.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||879 ( 7.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$148,722|
|Average Home Value||$173,354|
|Median Household Income||$57,386|
|Average Household Income||$72,577|
|Per Capita Income||$25,551|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.48%|
|Per Capita Income||1.75%|
The table below compares Laplace 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||# 14||97th|
|Population Density1||# 95||80th|
|Diversity Index2||# 28||94th|
|Median Household Income||# 47||90th|
|Per Capita Income||# 75||84th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.