ville platte Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,054 27.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,566 41.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 694 18.2 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 397 10.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 112 2.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,393 62.6 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 413 10.8 % 10.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,327 - -
19 years old and under 2,072 28.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,041 27.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,884 25.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,330 18.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,269 99.6 % 84.6 %
Spanish 23 0.4 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 951 33.7 % 33.5 %
Married 901 31.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 265 9.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 705 25.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,683 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,999 81.4 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 684 18.6 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,869 77.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 41 1.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 192 5.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 94 2.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 50 1.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 24 0.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 171 4.6 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 242 6.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 221 6.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 621 16.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 894 24.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 613 16.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 845 22.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 217 5.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,037 55.3 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 955 25.9 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 7 0.2 % 4.1 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 2,921 40.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 4,324 59.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 18 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 4 0.1 % 5.6 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 18,619 55,775
Median Family Income 23,569 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 15,114 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 73.03 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.92 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.65
    [CDD] 2.62
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com