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Pointe Coupee County, Louisiana Facts

Facts
State Louisiana
Land area 557.4 square miles
Population Density 40.9 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 22,499
Population change -1.3%
Under 5 years of age 6.3%
Under 18 23.4%
65 and over 17.6%
Females 51.9%
White 62.6
Hispanic or Latino of any race 2.4
Asian 0.3%
Two or more races 1.1%
Black or African American 35.6%
Native American 0.3%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 81%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 14.3%
Veterans 1,355
Households and Housing
Households 8,818
Persons per household 2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more 91.3%
Median household income $45,363
The per capita income $23,742
Live below the poverty line. 17.7%
housing units 11,187
Multi-unit structures 4%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $113,100
Residents owning their homes. 78%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 1,663
Women-owned firms 31.4%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 12.3%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $216,342
Retail sales per capita $9,638
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $177,020