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The Town of Welsh had a population of 3,376 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Welsh is located at latitude 30.236 and longitude -92.8226 in Jefferson Davis Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Welsh encompass a land area of 6.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Jefferson Davis Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 20 feet.
The Town of Welsh (GNIS ID: 2406856) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Welsh: Welch, Welchs, Welshs Station.
|Total Population||3,376 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,288 (97.4%)|
|Population in Families||2,712 (80.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||88 ( 2.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$35,509|
|Average Household Income||$51,900|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$19,565|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,477 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||840 (56.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||436 (29.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||201 (13.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$132,993|
|Average Home Value||$132,887|
|Housing Affordability Index3||170|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.67%|
|Per Capita Income||1.34%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.12%|
The table below compares Welsh 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||# 151||68th|
|Population Density||# 254||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 319||33rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 124||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 329||31st|
|Diversity Index||# 310||35th|
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