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Grand Coteau, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Grand Coteau had a population of 949 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Grand Coteau is located at latitude 30.4199 and longitude -92.0465 in St. Landry Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Grand Coteau encompass a land area of 2.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. St. Landry Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 52 feet.

The Town of Grand Coteau (GNIS ID: 2406598) 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 Town of Grand Coteau is located within Parish Governing Authority District 8, a minor civil division (MCD) of St. Landry Parish.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Grand Coteau: Sunset Station.

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Grand Coteau, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Grand Coteau, LA Housing Affordability Index is 168
State of Louisiana Housing Affordability Index is 143
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Grand Coteau, LA Wealth Index is 50
State of Louisiana Wealth Index is 71
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 949
Population in Households 937
Population in Familes 791
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density 392
Diversity Index1 53
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,203
Average Household Income $53,806
Per Capita Income $19,989
Wealth Index3 50

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 435 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 248 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 120 (27.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 68 (15.6%)
Median Home Value $124,590
Housing Affordability Index2 168
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 367
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 251
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.02% -0.23%
Households 0.18% -0.11%
Families 0.81% -0.24%
Median Household Income   1.18%
Per Capita Income   1.7%

Grand Coteau, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grand Coteau to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 298 37th
Population Density # 306 36th
Diversity Index # 150 69th
Median Household Income # 283 41st
Per Capita Income # 303 36th

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