The Town of Simmesport had a population of 2,206 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Simmesport is located at latitude 30.981 and longitude -91.8143 in Avoyelles Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Simmesport (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.19 sq. miles. Avoyelles Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 39 feet.
The Town of Simmesport (GNIS ID: 2407344) 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 Simmesport population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Simmesport: Simsport.
|Daytime Population: Workers||420|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,408|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,828|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.83|
|Population in Households||2,023|
|Population in Familes||1,612|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||183|
|Median Household Income||$35,415|
|Average Household Income||$48,803|
|Per Capita Income||$18,341|
|Total Housing Units||872 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||419 (48.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||315 (36.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||138 (15.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$67,424|
|Average Home Value||$96,651|
|Average Household Size||2.76|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.56%|
|Per Capita Income||0.91%|
The table below compares Simmesport to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 191||60th|
|Population Density||# 150||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 126||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 317||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 376||21st|
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