Slaughter, LA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Slaughter Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Slaughter Content

Also See: Slaughter, LA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Slaughter, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Slaughter had a population of 1,022 as of July 1, 2017. Slaughter ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Louisiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Slaughter is located at latitude 30.7276 and longitude -91.1361 in East Feliciana Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Slaughter (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. East Feliciana Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 131 feet.

The Town of Slaughter (GNIS ID: 2407349) 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.

The Town of Slaughter is located within Parish Governing Authority District 1B, a minor civil division (MCD) of East Feliciana Parish.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Slaughter population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Slaughter: Belzoro, Burnsville.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


Town of Slaughter, LA Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | LA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Parish Governing Authority District 1B | East Feliciana Parish | Louisiana Parishes

Search the map for:

Slaughter, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,022
Daytime Population: Workers 368
Daytime Population: Residents 598
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 966
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 1,019
Population in Familes 852
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 186
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $55,677
Average Household Income $64,977
Per Capita Income $25,679


Total Housing Units 412 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 309 (75.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 82 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $157,692
Average Home Value $168,548


Total Households 391
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 274
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 0.34% -0.1%
Households 0.54% 0.0%
Families -0.25% -0.15%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   2.69%

Slaughter, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Slaughter to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 284 40th
Population Density # 390 18th
Diversity Index # 329 31st
Median Household Income # 74 85th
Per Capita Income # 121 75th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.

Louisiana Research Tools

Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Louisiana Census Data
Highest or Lowest: