West Feliciana Parish LA Information


West Feliciana Parish Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,859
Daytime Population: Workers 5,188
Daytime Population: Residents 6,447
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,635
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 10,543
Population in Familes 8,947
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,316
Population Density2 39
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $57,975
Average Household Income $74,805
Per Capita Income $27,788


Total Housing Units 5,310 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,894 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,188 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,228 (23.1%)
Median Home Value $207,072
Average Home Value $252,946


Total Households 4,082
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 2,893
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 0.21% 0.17%
Households 0.38% 0.32%
Families 0.14% 0.17%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   1.69%


West Feliciana Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Feliciana 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 # 52 20th
Population Density # 38 42nd
Diversity Index # 8 89th
Median Household Income # 5 94th
Per Capita Income # 8 89th

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