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The Town of Homer had a population of 2,979 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (GNIS ID: 2405858) 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||2,979 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,937 (98.6%)|
|Population in Families||2,340 (78.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||42 ( 1.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$26,960|
|Average Household Income||$40,877|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$16,689|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,555 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||598 (38.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||616 (39.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||341 (21.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$59,028|
|Average Home Value||$94,169|
|Housing Affordability Index3||290|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.08%|
|Per Capita Income||0.9%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-1.16%|
The table below compares Homer to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 162||66th|
|Population Density||# 224||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 415||13th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 405||85th|
|Per Capita Income||# 394||17th|
|Diversity Index||# 179||63rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.