Evangeline Parish LA Information


Evangeline Parish Subdivisions

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


Total Population 35,225
Daytime Population: Workers 8,073
Daytime Population: Residents 23,664
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 31,737
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 33,846
Population in Familes 28,158
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,379
Population Density2 53
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $34,063
Average Household Income $51,249
Per Capita Income $19,816


Total Housing Units 15,348 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,535 (55.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,871 (31.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,942 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $90,444
Average Home Value $131,104


Total Households 13,406
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 9,100
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 0.5% 0.5%
Households 0.61% 0.58%
Families 0.36% 0.41%
Median Household Income   0.22%
Per Capita Income   1.89%


Evangeline Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Evangeline 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 # 32 52nd
Population Density # 31 53rd
Diversity Index # 43 36th
Median Household Income # 49 25th
Per Capita Income # 52 20th

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