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Pineville, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The City of Pineville had a population of 15,459 as of July 1, 2017. Pineville ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Louisiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Pineville is located at latitude 31.3423 and longitude -92.4089 in Rapides Parish. The formal boundaries for the City of Pineville (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.53 sq. miles. Rapides Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 118 feet.

The City of Pineville (GNIS ID: 2404525) 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.

The City of Pineville is located within Parish Governing Authority District B, a minor civil division (MCD) of Rapides Parish.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pineville 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 Pineville: El Rapido, Poste Du Rapides.

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Pineville, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,459
Daytime Population: Workers 9,321
Daytime Population: Residents 9,143
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,464
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.19
Population in Households 14,372
Population in Familes 11,109
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,087
Population Density2 1,228
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $41,106
Average Household Income $58,245
Per Capita Income $24,742


Total Housing Units 6,474 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,991 (46.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,970 (45.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 513 ( 7.9%)
Median Home Value $142,542
Average Home Value $170,704


Total Households 5,961
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 3,615
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 0.85% 0.7%
Households 0.83% 0.69%
Families 0.89% 0.48%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   2.21%

Pineville, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pineville 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 31 94th
Population Density # 114 76th
Diversity Index # 189 60th
Median Household Income # 223 53rd
Per Capita Income # 142 70th

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