Vernon Parish LA Information

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Vernon Parish Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 52,967
Population in Households 50,709
Population in Familes 42,880
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,258
Population Density1 40
Diversity Index2 53
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,923
Average Household Income $57,294
Per Capita Income $21,925

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 22,119 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,147 (45.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,218 (41.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,754 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $115,357
Average Home Value $140,792
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 19,365
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 13,595
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.15% -0.71%
Households 0.13% -0.76%
Families -0.11% -0.92%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   1.64%

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Vernon Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Vernon Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents 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 # 23 66th
Population Density # 38 44th
Diversity Index # 25 61st
Median Household Income # 24 64th
Per Capita Income # 37 44th

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