The City of Natchitoches had a population of 18,718 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Natchitoches is located at latitude 31.7348 and longitude -93.1009 in Natchitoches Parish. The formal boundaries for the City of Natchitoches (see map below) encompass a land area of 22.7 sq. miles and a water area of 3.69 sq. miles. Natchitoches Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 118 feet.
The City of Natchitoches (GNIS ID: 2404352) 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 Natchitoches: Nachitoches.
|Population in Households||16,545|
|Population in Familes||12,062|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2,173|
|Median Household Income||$25,296|
|Average Household Income||$46,073|
|Per Capita Income||$18,905|
|Total Housing Units||8,106 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,793 (34.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,357 (53.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||956 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$154,181|
|Average Home Value||$180,603|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.23%|
|Per Capita Income||0.89%|
The table below compares Natchitoches 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||# 26||95th|
|Population Density||# 184||61st|
|Diversity Index||# 127||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 446||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 357||25th|
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