Madison Parish LA Information


Madison Parish Subdivisions

Madison Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 12,278
Population in Households 10,681
Population in Familes 8,876
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,597
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $26,109
Average Household Income $43,513
Per Capita Income $15,596


Total Housing Units 4,859 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,281 (46.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,827 (37.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 751 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $80,806
Average Home Value $101,502


Total Households 4,108
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 2,777
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.18% -0.18%
Households 0.25% -0.18%
Families 0.0% -0.34%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   1.33%


Madison Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Madison Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 56 14th
Population Density # 58 11th
Diversity Index # 40 36th
Median Household Income # 63 3rd
Per Capita Income # 64 2nd

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