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Mamou, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Mamou had a population of 3,356 as of July 1, 2017. Mamou ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Louisiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Mamou is located at latitude 30.6349 and longitude -92.4179 in Evangeline Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Mamou (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Evangeline Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 62 feet.

The Town of Mamou (GNIS ID: 2406085) 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 Mamou is located within Parish Governing Authority District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Evangeline Parish.

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

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


Total Population 3,356
Daytime Population: Workers 1,081
Daytime Population: Residents 2,600
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,681
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 3,284
Population in Familes 2,498
Population in Group Qrtrs 72
Population Density2 2,390
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $20,916
Average Household Income $34,461
Per Capita Income $14,761


Total Housing Units 1,535 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 653 (42.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 807 (52.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 75 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $65,644
Average Home Value $102,262


Total Households 1,460
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 835
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 0.48% 0.45%
Households 0.58% 0.53%
Families 0.61% 0.26%
Median Household Income   -0.4%
Per Capita Income   1.44%

Mamou, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mamou 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 # 150 69th
Population Density # 36 93rd
Diversity Index # 109 77th
Median Household Income # 466 2nd
Per Capita Income # 456 4th

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