West Carroll Parish LA Information


West Carroll Parish Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,522
Daytime Population: Workers 3,312
Daytime Population: Residents 6,830
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,142
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 11,088
Population in Familes 9,327
Population in Group Qrtrs 434
Population Density2 32
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $31,691
Average Household Income $52,101
Per Capita Income $20,427


Total Housing Units 5,111 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,213 (62.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,238 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 660 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $91,475
Average Home Value $107,135


Total Households 4,451
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 3,102
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 -0.1% -0.5%
Households 0.0% -0.46%
Families -0.24% -0.61%
Median Household Income   0.06%
Per Capita Income   1.67%


West Carroll Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Carroll 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 # 57 13th
Population Density # 46 30th
Diversity Index # 60 8th
Median Household Income # 55 16th
Per Capita Income # 45 31st

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