LA

National Population : 333,590,059
Louisiana State Population : 4,925,693

About Lecompte, LA

Lecompte, LA is located in Rapides County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Lecompte is about 1,160 with about 421 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,040.

The Average Home Value is $137,300.00, which is roughly 8% higher than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 27% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,587.00, which is roughly 6% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lecompte is about 9.7%.

Louisiana is ranked #42 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 24.35 out of 100.

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Voting

Rapides County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 49.22% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 65.14%
Democratic: 33.08%
Libertarian: 1.18%
Other: 0.59%


Nearby Locations

Woodworth, LA (6.91 mi.)
Forest Hill, LA (7.37 mi.)
Cheneyville, LA (8.89 mi.)
Alexandria, LA (12.86 mi.)
Center Point, LA (13.86 mi.)
Hessmer, LA (15.75 mi.)
Glenmora, LA (16.46 mi.)
Melder, LA (16.46 mi.)
Cp Beauregard, LA (16.71 mi.)
Pineville, LA (16.71 mi.)
Kolin, LA (16.71 mi.)
Eola, LA (17.05 mi.)
Bunkie, LA (17.05 mi.)
Whitehall, LA (17.05 mi.)
Saint Landry, LA (17.70 mi.)
Vick, LA (18.41 mi.)
Effie, LA (18.41 mi.)
Elmer, LA (18.45 mi.)
Marksville, LA (18.47 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 71346
Latitude : 31.110895
Longitude : -92.362726
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 58 ft.
Area Code(s) : 318

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.53
Male Population Estimate : 48.91%
Female Population Estimate : 51.09%
Median Age : 38.5
Male Median Age : 37.1
Female Median Age : 39.6

White Population Estimate : 61.45%
Black Population Estimate : 36.55%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.89%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.66%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.76%
Other Population Estimate : 1.58%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lecompte specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Rapides County: About 13 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Rapides County: About 1014 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Rapides County is about 69% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 72% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.