The Fort Polk South Census Designated Place had a population of 8,850 as of July 1, 2017. Fort Polk South CDP 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 Fort Polk South CDP is located at latitude 31.0542 and longitude -93.2167 in Vernon Parish. The formal boundaries for the Fort Polk South Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
The Fort Polk South Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402502) has a M2 Census Class Code which indicates a military or other defense installation entirely within a census designated place. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fort Polk South CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||9,678|
|Daytime Population: Residents||4,468|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||14,146|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.60|
|Population in Households||6,913|
|Population in Familes||6,603|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,937|
|Median Household Income||$42,280|
|Average Household Income||$51,411|
|Per Capita Income||$16,442|
|Total Housing Units||2,342 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7 ( 0.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,942 (82.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||393 (16.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$0|
|Average Home Value||$0|
|Average Household Size||3.55|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.36%|
|Per Capita Income||1.45%|
The table below compares Fort Polk South CDP to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 69||86th|
|Population Density||# 91||81st|
|Diversity Index||# 8||99th|
|Median Household Income||# 202||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 432||9th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.