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

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Ville Platte, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
7,117
Unemployment
22.6%
Poverty
42.5%
Median Home
$67,300
Median Income
$20,147
Median Rent
$563

Ville Platte SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
1/10
Housing
3
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
6

Ville Platte, LA Crime Report

419
Total Crimes
5,961.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
154.09%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ville Platte
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 419 5,961.0 3,523.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 9 128.0 639.4 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 15.8 6.5
Robbery 9 128.0 80.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 497.0 279.7
Property Crime 410 5,833.0 2,884.4 1,958.2
Burglary 112 1,593.4 510.1 314.2
Larceny 282 4,012.0 2,107.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 16 227.6 266.9 246.0

Ville Platte, LA Cost Of Living

82
Ville Platte's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Ville Platte Louisiana National Average
Overall 82 91 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 101 97 100
Health 95 97 100
Housing 48 83 100
Transportation 102 93 100
Utilities 90 86 100

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
2020 7,117 -1.1%
2019 7,196 -0.9%
2018 7,259 -1.1%
2017 7,338 0.2%
2016 7,327 -0.1%
2015 7,336 -0.8%
2014 7,394 -0.9%
2013 7,464 -1.3%
2012 7,561 -1.4%
2011 7,668 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ville Platte

White
30.5% (2,168)
African American
64.4% (4,581)
American Indian
0.3% (23)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.2% (14)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.7% (331)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Ville Platte LA USA
White 30.5% 58.3% 60.1%
African American 64.4% 31.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.7% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 0.0% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Ville Platte

Female
48.8% (3,469)
Male
51.2% (3,647)
Gender Ville Platte LA USA
Female 48.8% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 51.2% 48.8% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
13.0% (925)
9-12th Grade
18.0% (1,281)
High School / GED
44.0% (3,131)
Some College
10.0% (711)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (569)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (427)
Master's Degree
1.0% (71)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Ville Platte LA USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 18.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 44.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 10.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 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
25.3% (180,407)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.9% (84,410)
$15,000 to $24,999
26.0% (185,136)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (67,386)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.1% (71,642)
$50,000 to $74,999
8.7% (62,185)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.1% (43,269)
$100,000 to $149,999
1.6% (11,349)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.8% (5,911)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Ville Platte LA USA
Less than $10,000 25.3% 8.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.9% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 26.0% 12.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.1% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 8.7% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.1% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 1.6% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.8% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.7% 8.3%

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