The City of Broussard had a population of 10,397 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Broussard is located at latitude 30.1374 and longitude -91.9558 in Lafayette Parish. The formal boundaries for the City of Broussard (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Lafayette Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 33 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Broussard are located in Lafayette Parish, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and St. Martin Parish.
The City of Broussard (GNIS ID: 2403937) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Broussard population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Broussard: Broussardville, Cote Gelee.
|Population in Households||10,304|
|Population in Familes||8,588|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||93|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,180 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,933 (70.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,042 (24.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||205 ( 4.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$193,808|
|Average Home Value||$246,045|
|Median Household Income||$62,672|
|Average Household Income||$86,628|
|Per Capita Income||$33,089|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.89%|
|Per Capita Income||1.81%|
The table below compares Broussard to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 56||88th|
|Population Density1||# 229||52nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 290||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 33||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 24||95th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.