West Feliciana Parish LA Information


West Feliciana Parish Subdivisions

West Feliciana Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 15,947
Population in Households 10,630
Population in Familes 9,040
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,317
Population Density1 40
Diversity Index2 58


Total Households 4,094
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 2,910
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,337 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,890 (54.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,204 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,243 (23.3%)
Median Home Value $195,657
Average Home Value $250,294


Median Household Income $56,386
Average Household Income $72,857
Per Capita Income $27,193
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.33% 0.12%
Households 0.49% 0.19%
Families 0.26% 0.05%
Median Household Income   1.58%
Per Capita Income   0.91%
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.


West Feliciana Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Feliciana 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 # 52 20th
Population Density1 # 38 42nd
Diversity Index2 # 7 91st
Median Household Income # 5 94th
Per Capita Income # 9 88th

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