LA

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

About Prospect, LA

Prospect, LA is located in Grant County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Prospect is about 445 with about 116 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 933.

The Average Home Value is $104,300.00, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 45% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $26,571.00, which is roughly 40% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 54% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Prospect is about 5.3%.

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

Grant County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 85.74% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 86.42%
Democratic: 12.32%
Libertarian: 0.84%
Other: 0.42%


Nearby Locations

Pollock, LA (7.15 mi.)
Ball, LA (7.15 mi.)
Dry Prong, LA (10.26 mi.)
Creola, LA (10.26 mi.)
Cp Beauregard, LA (11.16 mi.)
Kolin, LA (11.16 mi.)
Pineville, LA (11.16 mi.)
Colfax, LA (12.52 mi.)
Alexandria, LA (13.84 mi.)
Lena, LA (17.12 mi.)
Chopin, LA (17.12 mi.)
Clifton, LA (17.12 mi.)
Gardner, LA (17.21 mi.)
Boyce, LA (17.21 mi.)
Georgetown, LA (18.65 mi.)
Buckeye, LA (19.29 mi.)
Deville, LA (19.29 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 71407
Latitude : 31.513487
Longitude : -92.481084
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 209 ft.
Area Code(s) : 318

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.82
Male Population Estimate : 51.02%
Female Population Estimate : 48.98%
Median Age : 37.5
Male Median Age : 37.6
Female Median Age : 37.4

White Population Estimate : 96.46%
Black Population Estimate : 1.29%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.93%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.79%
Other Population Estimate : 0.54%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Prospect specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Grant County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2016)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Grant County: About 55 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Grant County is about 37% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 81% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.