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Patterson, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The City of Patterson had a population of 6,469 as of July 1, 2018. Patterson ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Louisiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Patterson is located at latitude 29.6909 and longitude -91.3095 in St. Mary Parish. The formal boundaries for the City of Patterson (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. St. Mary Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 10 feet.

The City of Patterson (GNIS ID: 2404489) 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 Patterson is located within Parish Governing Authority District 5, a minor civil division (MCD) of St. Mary Parish.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Patterson: Pattersonville.

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Patterson, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 6,469
Population in Households 6,357
Population in Familes 5,281
Population in Group Qrtrs 112
Population Density2 2,563
Diversity Index3 59
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $43,251
Average Household Income $59,733
Per Capita Income $22,769

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,594 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,453 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 970 (37.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 171 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $132,095
Average Home Value $145,544
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,423
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 1,648
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.69% 0.4%
Households 0.68% 0.38%
Families 0.5% 0.25%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   1.33%

Patterson, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Patterson to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 94 80th
Population Density # 30 94th
Diversity Index # 59 88th
Median Household Income # 189 60th
Per Capita Income # 201 58th

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