East Carroll Parish LA Information


East Carroll Parish Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,690
Daytime Population: Workers 1,902
Daytime Population: Residents 4,666
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,568
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 6,623
Population in Familes 5,451
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,067
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $24,899
Average Household Income $46,792
Per Capita Income $16,385


Total Housing Units 2,884 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,462 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,049 (36.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 373 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $51,964
Average Home Value $90,099


Total Households 2,511
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 1,648
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 -0.12% -0.45%
Households -0.22% -0.57%
Families -0.51% -0.74%
Median Household Income   -0.63%
Per Capita Income   1.0%


East Carroll Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares East Carroll 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 # 62 5th
Population Density # 59 9th
Diversity Index # 48 27th
Median Household Income # 64 2nd
Per Capita Income # 63 3rd

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