The Town of Welsh had a population of 3,356 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Welsh: Welch, Welchs, Welshs Station.
|Population in Households||3,267|
|Population in Familes||2,714|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||89|
|Median Household Income||$31,749|
|Average Household Income||$49,024|
|Per Capita Income||$18,700|
|Total Housing Units||1,488 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||846 (56.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||423 (28.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||219 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$91,852|
|Average Home Value||$123,195|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.33%|
|Per Capita Income||2.83%|
The table below compares Welsh to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 149||69th|
|Population Density||# 256||46th|
|Diversity Index||# 313||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 383||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 365||23rd|
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