The City of Zachary had a population of 16,964 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Zachary is located at latitude 30.6632 and longitude -91.1582 in East Baton Rouge Parish. The formal boundaries for the City of Zachary (see map below) encompass a land area of 23.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. East Baton Rouge Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 102 feet.
The City of Zachary (GNIS ID: 2405074) 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.
|Population in Households||16,779|
|Population in Familes||14,992|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||185|
|Median Household Income||$66,139|
|Average Household Income||$83,150|
|Per Capita Income||$29,013|
|Total Housing Units||6,048 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,416 (73.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,426 (23.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||206 ( 3.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$220,916|
|Average Home Value||$238,839|
|Average Household Size||2.87|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.29%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
The table below compares Zachary 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||# 29||94th|
|Population Density||# 204||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 126||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 28||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 60||88th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.