LA

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

About Waterproof, LA

Waterproof, LA is located in Tensas County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Waterproof is about 555 with about 307 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,129.

The Average Home Value is $67,100.00, which is roughly 47% lower than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 64% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $18,649.00, which is roughly 58% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 68% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Waterproof is about 13.3%.

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

Tensas County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 9.93% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 52.04%
Republican: 46.87%
Other: 0.67%
Libertarian: 0.43%


Nearby Locations

Clayton, LA (8.42 mi.)
Saint Joseph, LA (10.59 mi.)
Ridgecrest, LA (16.93 mi.)
Frogmore, LA (16.93 mi.)
Gilbert, LA (16.93 mi.)
Ferriday, LA (16.93 mi.)
Vidalia, LA (17.15 mi.)
Sicily Island, LA (18.36 mi.)
Wisner, LA (19.12 mi.)
Newellton, LA (19.36 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 71375
Latitude : 31.809191
Longitude : -91.332766
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 67 ft.
Area Code(s) : 318

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.28
Male Population Estimate : 48.10%
Female Population Estimate : 51.90%
Median Age : 44.0
Male Median Age : 38.7
Female Median Age : 47.6

White Population Estimate : 29.94%
Black Population Estimate : 69.88%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.18%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.27%
Other Population Estimate : 0.00%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Waterproof specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Tensas County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Tensas County: About 151 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Tensas County is about 48% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.