The Town of Lake Providence had a population of 3,674 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Lake Providence is located at latitude 32.8043 and longitude -91.1701 in East Carroll Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Lake Providence encompass a land area of 3.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. East Carroll Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 105 feet.
The Town of Lake Providence (GNIS ID: 2405976) 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||3,674 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,674 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||3,033 (82.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$20,702|
|Average Household Income||$33,760|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$12,908|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,594 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||692 (43.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||688 (43.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||214 (13.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$63,785|
|Average Home Value||$131,078|
|Housing Affordability Index3||203|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.36%|
|Per Capita Income||0.67%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-1.34%|
The table below compares Lake Providence 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||# 136||72nd|
|Population Density||# 145||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 458||4th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 221||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 458||4th|
|Diversity Index||# 324||32nd|
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