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The Town of Baldwin had a population of 2,479 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Baldwin is located at latitude 29.838 and longitude -91.5443 in St. Mary Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Baldwin encompass a land area of 3.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. St. Mary Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 16 feet.
The Town of Baldwin (GNIS ID: 2405202) 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 Baldwin: La Teche.
|Total Population||2,479 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,459 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||2,085 (84.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||20 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$34,889|
|Average Household Income||$52,166|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$19,297|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||978 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||661 (67.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||253 (25.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||64 ( 6.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$75,000|
|Average Home Value||$111,178|
|Housing Affordability Index3||297|
|Average Household Size||2.69|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.83%|
|Per Capita Income||1.75%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.3%|
The table below compares Baldwin 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||# 179||62nd|
|Population Density||# 192||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 324||32nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 410||86th|
|Per Capita Income||# 338||29th|
|Diversity Index||# 187||62nd|
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