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    • 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
  • Helpful Links

    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)
    City: 6,612
    Parish: 52,334

  • Demographics
  • Households: (based on 2010 Census)
    City: 3,068
    Parish: 18,590

    2010 Average Household Size:
    City: 2.39
    Parish: 2.644

    Est. Median Family Household Income:
    $42,322

    Per Capita Income:
    $14,036

    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.

     2010 US Census Vernon Parish Demographics


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