The Village of Mer Rouge had a population of 747 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Mer Rouge is located at latitude 32.7769 and longitude -91.7944 in Morehouse Parish. The formal boundaries for the Village of Mer Rouge (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Morehouse Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 92 feet.
The Village of Mer Rouge (GNIS ID: 2407500) 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 Mer Rouge 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 Mer Rouge: Merrouge.
|Daytime Population: Workers||210|
|Daytime Population: Residents||475|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||685|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.92|
|Population in Households||736|
|Population in Familes||597|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||11|
|Median Household Income||$33,875|
|Average Household Income||$60,434|
|Per Capita Income||$24,703|
|Total Housing Units||311 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||177 (56.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||108 (34.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||26 ( 8.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$127,941|
|Average Home Value||$188,842|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.73%|
|Per Capita Income||1.77%|
The table below compares Mer Rouge 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||# 329||31st|
|Population Density||# 226||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 186||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 341||28th|
|Per Capita Income||# 144||70th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.