Ville Platte, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Ville Platte, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
7,159
Unemployment
16.9%
Poverty
41.4%
Median Home
$73,100
Median Income
$19,616
Median Rent
$570

Ville Platte SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
2/10
Housing
3
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
8

Ville Platte, LA Crime Report

419
Total Crimes
5,961.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
140.68%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ville Platte
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 419 5,961.0 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 9 128.0 549.3 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 11.7 5.0
Robbery 9 128.0 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 410 5,833.0 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 112 1,593.4 579.0 340.5
Larceny 282 4,012.0 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 16 227.6 230.5 219.9

Ville Platte, LA Cost Of Living

81
Ville Platte's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Ville Platte Louisiana National Average
Overall 81 92 100
Services 94 96 100
Groceries 102 98 100
Health 90 98 100
Housing 47 81 100
Transportation 105 99 100
Utilities 88 88 100

Ville Platte, LA Photos

Rankings for Ville Platte in Louisiana

Map Of Ville Platte, LA

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Population over time in Ville Platte

Year Population % Change
2019 7,159 -0.5%
2018 7,196 -0.9%
2017 7,259 -1.1%
2016 7,338 0.2%
2015 7,327 -0.1%
2014 7,336 -0.8%
2013 7,394 -0.9%
2012 7,464 -1.3%
2011 7,561 -1.4%
2010 7,668 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ville Platte

White
37.3% (2,669)
African American
61.6% (4,407)
American Indian
0.2% (17)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.3% (21)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (45)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Ville Platte LA USA
White 37.3% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 61.6% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Ville Platte

Female
51.5% (3,686)
Male
48.5% (3,473)
Gender Ville Platte LA USA
Female 51.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ville Platte for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (930)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (1,145)
High School / GED
46.0% (3,293)
Some College
11.0% (787)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (429)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (429)
Master's Degree
2.0% (143)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Ville Platte LA USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 46.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ville Platte, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
21.9% (156,893)
$10,000 to $14,999
17.2% (123,324)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.5% (139,751)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (62,138)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (97,135)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.6% (75,708)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.2% (37,378)
$100,000 to $149,999
2.4% (17,141)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.9% (6,428)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Ville Platte LA USA
Less than $10,000 21.9% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 17.2% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.5% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.6% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.2% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 2.4% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.6% 7.7%

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