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The Town of Lecompte had a population of 1,206 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Lecompte is located at latitude 31.0946 and longitude -92.4004 in Rapides Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Lecompte encompass a land area of 1.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rapides Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 69 feet.
The Town of Lecompte (GNIS ID: 2405997) 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.
|Total Population||1,206 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,198 (99.3%)|
|Population in Families||965 (80.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||8 ( 0.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$34,463|
|Average Household Income||$58,624|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,964|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||564 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||252 (44.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||196 (34.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||115 (20.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,167|
|Average Home Value||$122,809|
|Housing Affordability Index3||234|
|Average Household Size||2.67|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.49%|
|Per Capita Income||2.94%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.24%|
The table below compares Lecompte to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 259||46th|
|Population Density||# 124||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 331||30th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 318||67th|
|Per Capita Income||# 196||59th|
|Diversity Index||# 239||49th|
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