is a village located in Jackson Parish, Louisiana
. As of the 2000
census, the village had a total population of 492.
Geography\nHodge is located at 32°16'19" North, 92°43'36" West (32.272082, -92.726557)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the village has a total area of 3.5 km²
). 2.5 km² (1.0 mi²) of it is land and 1.1 km² (0.4 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 29.93% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 492 people, 238 households, and 135 families residing in the village. The population density
is 197.9/km² (513.6/mi²). There are 273 housing units at an average density of 109.8/km² (285.0/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 76.83% White, 22.15% African American
, 0.00% Native American
, 0.20% Asian
, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.41% from other races, and 0.41% from two or more races. 0.00% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 238 households out of which 21.8% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.3% are married couples living together, 10.5% have a female householder with no husband present, and 42.9% are non-families. 41.6% of all households are made up of individuals and 21.8% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.07 and the average family size is 2.83.
In the village the population is spread out with 20.5% under the age of 18, 6.9% from 18 to 24, 27.4% from 25 to 44, 23.4% from 45 to 64, and 21.7% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 41 years. For every 100 females there are 89.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 89.8 males.
The median income for a household in the village is $22,237, and the median income for a family is $32,750. Males have a median income of $26,953 versus $15,893 for females. The per capita income for the village is $14,192. 17.9% of the population and 9.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 17.0% are under the age of 18 and 18.4% are 65 or older.