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Berwick, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Berwick had a population of 4,943 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Berwick is located at latitude 29.7005 and longitude -91.2352 in St. Mary Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Berwick (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. St. Mary Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3 feet.

The Town of Berwick (GNIS ID: 2405251) 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.

The Town of Berwick is located within Parish Governing Authority District 6, a minor civil division (MCD) of St. Mary Parish.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Berwick 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 Berwick: Berwick City.


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Berwick, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 4,943
Population in Households 4,933
Population in Familes 4,099
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density1 838
Diversity Index2 38
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,866
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 1,323
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,052 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,195 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 671 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 186 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $137,112
Average Home Value $183,751
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,295
Average Household Income $66,216
Per Capita Income $25,044
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.01% -0.25%
Households 0.13% -0.14%
Families -0.08% -0.3%
Median Household Income   2.69%
Per Capita Income   1.74%
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.

Berwick, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Berwick 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 110 77th
Population Density1 # 182 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 318 33rd
Median Household Income # 171 64th
Per Capita Income # 115 76th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.