Webster Parish LA Information


Webster Parish Subdivisions

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


Total Population 42,256
Daytime Population: Workers 13,486
Daytime Population: Residents 26,138
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,624
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 41,025
Population in Familes 33,363
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,231
Population Density2 71
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $39,125
Average Household Income $54,185
Per Capita Income $22,448


Total Housing Units 19,676 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,241 (57.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,592 (28.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,843 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $88,378
Average Home Value $127,333


Total Households 16,833
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 11,159
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 0.35% 0.17%
Households 0.25% 0.1%
Families -0.02% -0.06%
Median Household Income   1.38%
Per Capita Income   2.44%


Webster Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Webster 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 # 28 58th
Population Density # 29 56th
Diversity Index # 37 44th
Median Household Income # 40 39th
Per Capita Income # 34 48th

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