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The Raceland Census Designated Place had a population of 10,518 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Raceland is located at latitude 29.7274 and longitude -90.599 in Lafourche Parish. The formal boundaries for the Raceland Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 21.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Lafourche Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 13 feet.
The Raceland Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403457) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Total Population||10,518 (100%)|
|Population in Households||10,415 (99.0%)|
|Population in Families||8,757 (83.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||103 ( 1.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$41,999|
|Average Household Income||$64,347|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,980|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,339 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,954 (68.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,000 (23.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||385 ( 8.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$139,906|
|Average Home Value||$155,579|
|Housing Affordability Index3||181|
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.73%|
|Per Capita Income||1.49%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.24%|
The table below compares Raceland 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||# 57||88th|
|Population Density||# 268||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 221||54th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 152||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 195||59th|
|Diversity Index||# 196||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.