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Ville Platte Demographics

Education

High School

76%

Associate's

17%

Bachelor's

5%

Master's

2%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

50%

3 people

29%

4 people

16%

5 people

5%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

81%

50-100k

15%

100-150k

3%

150-200k

1%

200k+

0%

Age

0-10

16%

10-20

13%

20-45

29%

45-65

24%

65+

17%

Getting Around Ville Platte

Ville Platte Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

53%

15-30 Mins

12%

30-40 Mins

19%

40-60 Mins

5%

60+ Mins

11%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 2222

Walk Score®

Percentage: 4242

Bike Score®

Ville Platte Education

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Living in Ville Platte, LA

Ville Platte, Louisiana is a small town with approximately 7,000 residents. Families with young children can expect to feel right at home, as kids under 5 account for an above-average 9% of the community. The majority of residents rent in Ville Platte, and 38% of residents are homeowners. The trend is driven in part by a relatively affordable average rent of $539 per month, which is $346 less than the state average.

With an average commute time of about 23 minutes, quicker than most cities in Louisiana, Ville Platte residents find that traveling to work isn't overly time-consuming. Driving a car or truck is the typical means of commuting to work, selected by 28% of commuters, while public transportation isn't used. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.

Compared to the national average, Ville Platte has a large concentration of residents older than 25 who have earned a high school degree or equivalent (25%). In addition, 5% have a Bachelor's degree and 1% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree. Healthcare is the most common industry in Ville Platte, making up 8% of the population. Ville Platte workers take home an average annual income of around $33K, around $28,000 less than those elsewhere in Louisiana. The town's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345.