The City of Natchitoches had a population of 18,765 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Natchitoches 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 Natchitoches: Nachitoches.
|Daytime Population: Workers||11,884|
|Daytime Population: Residents||11,334|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||23,218|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.24|
|Population in Households||16,592|
|Population in Familes||12,023|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2,173|
|Median Household Income||$24,845|
|Average Household Income||$44,004|
|Per Capita Income||$18,185|
|Total Housing Units||8,163 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,905 (35.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,291 (52.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||967 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$155,015|
|Average Home Value||$177,083|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.33%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
The table below compares Natchitoches 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||# 26||95th|
|Population Density||# 183||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 133||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 448||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 384||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.