Pointe Coupee Parish LA Information


Pointe Coupee Parish Subdivisions

Pointe Coupee Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,931
Daytime Population: Workers 6,715
Daytime Population: Residents 12,879
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,594
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 22,815
Population in Familes 18,849
Population in Group Qrtrs 116
Population Density2 41
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $44,550
Average Household Income $62,542
Per Capita Income $25,326


Total Housing Units 11,551 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,690 (57.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,529 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,332 (20.2%)
Median Home Value $151,606
Average Home Value $198,744


Total Households 9,219
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 6,246
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 0.08% -0.22%
Households 0.21% -0.13%
Families -0.05% -0.3%
Median Household Income   2.85%
Per Capita Income   2.94%


Pointe Coupee Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

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

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 44 33rd
Population Density # 36 45th
Diversity Index # 30 53rd
Median Household Income # 23 66th
Per Capita Income # 19 72nd

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