Caddo Parish LA Information


Caddo Parish Subdivisions

Caddo Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 256,366
Daytime Population: Workers 125,875
Daytime Population: Residents 144,497
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 270,372
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 250,119
Population in Familes 197,460
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,247
Population Density2 292
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $40,363
Average Household Income $63,641
Per Capita Income $26,119


Total Housing Units 113,901 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 58,828 (51.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 43,981 (38.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,092 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $141,634
Average Home Value $181,288


Total Households 102,809
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 64,508
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.08% -0.09%
Households 0.09% -0.08%
Families -0.21% -0.27%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   2.14%


Caddo Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caddo Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 5 94th
Population Density # 7 91st
Diversity Index # 9 88th
Median Household Income # 35 47th
Per Capita Income # 15 78th

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