The Town of Welsh had a population of 3,285 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Welsh is located at latitude 30.2356 and longitude -92.8124 in Jefferson Davis Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Welsh (see map below) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Welsh 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 Welsh: Welch, Welchs, Welshs Station.
|Daytime Population: Workers||983|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,021|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||3,004|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.91|
|Population in Households||3,196|
|Population in Familes||2,644|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||89|
|Median Household Income||$32,966|
|Average Household Income||$50,475|
|Per Capita Income||$19,187|
|Total Housing Units||1,431 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||843 (58.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||397 (27.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||191 (13.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,435|
|Average Home Value||$126,512|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.65%|
|Per Capita Income||2.9%|
The table below compares Welsh 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.
|Total Population||# 153||68th|
|Population Density||# 257||46th|
|Diversity Index||# 310||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 356||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 354||26th|
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