The Town of Simmesport had a population of 2,192 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Simmesport: Simsport.
|Population in Households||2,010|
|Population in Familes||1,610|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||182|
|Median Household Income||$31,640|
|Average Household Income||$45,760|
|Per Capita Income||$17,122|
|Total Housing Units||854 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||439 (51.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||285 (33.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||130 (15.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$67,077|
|Average Home Value||$115,945|
|Average Household Size||2.78|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.87%|
|Per Capita Income||0.69%|
The table below compares Simmesport to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 152||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 132||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 384||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 406||15th|
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