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The Village of Cankton had a population of 535 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Cankton is located at latitude 30.346 and longitude -92.1096 in St. Landry Parish. The formal boundaries for the Village of Cankton encompass a land area of 2.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. St. Landry Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 43 feet.
The Village of Cankton (GNIS ID: 2407426) 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 Cankton: Coulee Croche.
|Total Population||535 (100%)|
|Population in Households||535 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||446 (83.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$49,673|
|Average Household Income||$69,228|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,973|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||220 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||162 (73.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||48 (21.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||10 ( 4.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$124,359|
|Average Home Value||$139,815|
|Housing Affordability Index3||262|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.45%|
|Per Capita Income||2.76%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.12%|
The table below compares Cankton 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||# 368||23rd|
|Population Density||# 353||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 147||69th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 374||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 165||65th|
|Diversity Index||# 333||31st|
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