Pine Prairie, LouisianaPine Prairie
is a village located in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
. As of the 2000
census, the village had a total population of 1,087.
Geography\nPine Prairie is located at 30°46'55" North, 92°25'15" West (30.781882, -92.420852)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the village has a total area of 3.5 km²
). 3.5 km² (1.3 mi²) of it is land and 0.74% is water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 1,087 people, 327 households, and 242 families residing in the village. The population density
is 313.2/km² (813.9/mi²). There are 367 housing units at an average density of 105.7/km² (274.8/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 91.08% White, 7.36% African American
, 0.09% Native American
, 0.37% Asian
, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 1.10% from two or more races. 1.84% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 327 households out of which 45.0% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.7% are married couples living together, 19.0% have a female householder with no husband present, and 25.7% are non-families. 25.1% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.7% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.64 and the average family size is 3.14.
In the village the population is spread out with 27.6% under the age of 18, 9.8% from 18 to 24, 28.4% from 25 to 44, 15.4% from 45 to 64, and 18.9% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 35 years. For every 100 females there are 100.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 105.5 males.
The median income for a household in the village is $21,167, and the median income for a family is $27,292. Males have a median income of $32,375 versus $17,321 for females. The per capita income for the village is $9,735. 29.2% of the population and 24.2% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 33.7% are under the age of 18 and 22.8% are 65 or older.