The Village of Mer Rouge had a population of 717 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Mer Rouge: Merrouge.
|Population in Households||706|
|Population in Familes||576|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||11|
|Median Household Income||$33,161|
|Average Household Income||$59,940|
|Per Capita Income||$24,481|
|Total Housing Units||305 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||160 (52.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||111 (36.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||34 (11.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$139,583|
|Average Home Value||$192,901|
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.51%|
|Per Capita Income||0.97%|
The table below compares Mer Rouge 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||# 334||30th|
|Population Density||# 231||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 192||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 359||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 144||70th|
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