Bring Your Business
Taxes • Licenses • Permits
- Louisiana Department of Revenue 225-219-7462
- State of Louisiana Government 225-922-2880
- Vernon Parish Clerk of Court 337-238-1384
- City of Leesville 337-239-2444
- Vernon Sales Tax Dept (Occupational License/Individual Cities) 337-239-1631
- Police Jury (Zoning) 337-238-0324
- Health Unit (Food Permits) 337-238-6410
Plan Vernon Parish – planvernonparish.org
Leesville Main Street Program – leesvillela.gov/248/Leesville-Main-Street
Vernon Parish Tourism – vernonparish.org
City of Leesville – leesvillela.org
Small Business Development Center – lsbdc.org
Louisiana Economic Development – opportunitylouisiana.com
State of Louisiana Government – La.gov
Louisiana Association of Tax Administrators – laota.com
Vernon Parish Clerk of Court - vernonclerk.com
Louisiana Department of Revenue – rev.state.la.us
Louisiana Association of Business & Industry – labi.org
Small Business Association – sba.gov
Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance – centrallouisiana.org
Southwest Louisiana Alliance – allianceswla.org
Area Information and Demographics
Population: (2010 Census)
Households: (based on 2010 Census)
2010 Average Household Size:
Est. Median Family Household Income:
Per Capita Income:
About 16.2% of the population were below the poverty line.
As of the census of 2010, there were 52,334 people residing in the parish. The population density was 39.4 people per square mile (15/km²). The racial makeup of the parish was 75.70% White, 14.2% Black or African American, 1.4% Native American, 1.8% Asian, 0.50% Pacific Islander, and 4.1% from two or more races. 7.2% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
In the parish the population was spread out with 9.2% under 5 years of age, 27.7% under the age of 18, and 9.4% who were 65 years of age or older. Vernon parish residents are 48.8% female and 51.2% male.
For more detailed information, please visit the U.S. Census Bureau.