Caldwell Parish LA Information


Caldwell Parish Subdivisions

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


Total Population 10,242
Daytime Population: Workers 2,438
Daytime Population: Residents 5,959
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,397
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 9,658
Population in Familes 7,945
Population in Group Qrtrs 584
Population Density2 19
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $38,113
Average Household Income $58,718
Per Capita Income $23,203


Total Housing Units 5,061 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,925 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,043 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,093 (21.6%)
Median Home Value $83,944
Average Home Value $112,120


Total Households 3,968
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 2,674
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 0.15% 0.1%
Households 0.22% 0.14%
Families -0.05% -0.01%
Median Household Income   0.76%
Per Capita Income   2.09%


Caldwell Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caldwell 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 # 60 8th
Population Density # 57 13th
Diversity Index # 61 6th
Median Household Income # 41 38th
Per Capita Income # 28 58th

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