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Slaughter, Louisiana

Slaughter is a village located in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 1,011.


\nSlaughter is located at 30°42'59" North, 91°8'40" West (30.716484, -91.144506)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 14.2 km² (5.5 mi²). 14.2 km² (5.5 mi²) of it is land and 0.18% is water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 1,011 people, 359 households, and 286 families residing in the village. The population density is 71.2/km² (184.3/mi²). There are 376 housing units at an average density of 26.5/km² (68.6/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 94.56% White, 3.56% African American, 0.99% Native American, 0.10% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.40% from other races, and 0.40% from two or more races. 0.79% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 359 households out of which 38.2% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.6% are married couples living together, 8.9% have a female householder with no husband present, and 20.1% are non-families. 16.7% of all households are made up of individuals and 7.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.82 and the average family size is 3.17. In the village the population is spread out with 28.8% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 30.8% from 25 to 44, 24.8% from 45 to 64, and 7.7% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 101.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 98.3 males. The median income for a household in the village is $44,896, and the median income for a family is $46,932. Males have a median income of $34,375 versus $21,141 for females. The per capita income for the village is $17,457. 3.5% of the population and 3.4% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 3.1% are under the age of 18 and 5.7% are 65 or older.