The Town of Golden Meadow had a population of 2,160 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Golden Meadow is located at latitude 29.3884 and longitude -90.2749 in Lafourche Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Golden Meadow (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0.49 sq. miles. Lafourche Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 0 feet.
The Town of Golden Meadow (GNIS ID: 2406584) 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.
|Population in Households||2,160|
|Population in Familes||1,710|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$40,006|
|Average Household Income||$54,413|
|Per Capita Income||$21,060|
|Total Housing Units||1,000 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||560 (56.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||294 (29.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||146 (14.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,859|
|Average Home Value||$128,170|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.92%|
|Per Capita Income||3.32%|
The table below compares Golden Meadow 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||# 195||59th|
|Population Density||# 171||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 252||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 233||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 273||43rd|
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