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Roseland, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Roseland had a population of 1,265 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Roseland is located at latitude 30.7639 and longitude -90.5106 in Tangipahoa Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Roseland (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0.19 sq. miles. Tangipahoa Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 131 feet.

The Town of Roseland (GNIS ID: 2407246) 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 Roseland is located within Parish Governing Authority District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Tangipahoa Parish.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Roseland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 1,265
Population in Households 1,214
Population in Familes 1,010
Population in Group Qrtrs 51
Population Density1 610
Diversity Index2 50


Total Households 472
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 318
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 538 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 324 (60.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 148 (27.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 66 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $83,333
Average Home Value $118,287


Median Household Income $24,351
Average Household Income $36,711
Per Capita Income $14,304
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.92% 1.81%
Households 2.08% 2.0%
Families 1.94% 1.82%
Median Household Income   -1.95%
Per Capita Income   -0.09%
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.

Roseland, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Roseland 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 # 254 47th
Population Density1 # 232 51st
Diversity Index2 # 202 58th
Median Household Income # 447 6th
Per Capita Income # 458 4th

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