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The Town of Homer had a population of 2,924 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Homer is located at latitude 32.7918 and longitude -93.0557 in Claiborne Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Homer encompass a land area of 4.65 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Claiborne Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 289 feet.
The Town of Homer 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.
|Total Population||2,924 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,882 (98.6%)|
|Population in Families||2,294 (78.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||42 ( 1.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$18,357|
|Average Household Income||$27,509|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$11,231|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,575 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||609 (38.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||585 (37.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||381 (24.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$66,146|
|Average Home Value||$95,492|
|Housing Affordability Index3||176|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.12%|
|Per Capita Income||0.96%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.63%|
The table below compares Homer to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 164||66th|
|Population Density||# 225||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 473||0th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 167||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 470||1st|
|Diversity Index||# 173||63rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.