Vermilion Parish LA Information


Vermilion Parish Subdivisions

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


Total Population 61,784
Daytime Population: Workers 16,074
Daytime Population: Residents 38,131
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 54,205
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 61,248
Population in Familes 50,809
Population in Group Qrtrs 536
Population Density2 53
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $46,831
Average Household Income $64,500
Per Capita Income $24,700


Total Housing Units 26,875 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,876 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,485 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,514 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $117,600
Average Home Value $166,532


Total Households 23,361
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 16,218
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 0.88% 0.84%
Households 0.9% 0.86%
Families 0.65% 0.7%
Median Household Income   2.61%
Per Capita Income   3.09%


Vermilion Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Vermilion Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents 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 # 19 72nd
Population Density # 32 52nd
Diversity Index # 54 17th
Median Household Income # 18 73rd
Per Capita Income # 21 69th

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