Mound, Louisiana

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Village of Mound
Village
Location of Mound in Madison Parish, Louisiana.
Location of Mound in Madison Parish, Louisiana.
Location of Louisiana in the United States
Location of Louisiana in the United States
Coordinates: 32°20′15″N 91°01′32″W / 32.33750°N 91.02556°W / 32.33750; -91.02556Coordinates: 32°20′15″N 91°01′32″W / 32.33750°N 91.02556°W / 32.33750; -91.02556
CountryUnited States
StateLouisiana
ParishMadison
Area
 • Total0.52 sq mi (1.36 km2)
 • Land0.52 sq mi (1.35 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
89 ft (27 m)
Population
 • Total19
 • Estimate 
(2016)[2]
17
 • Density32.57/sq mi (12.57/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)318
FIPS code22-52565

Mound is a village in Madison Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 12 at the 2000 census. Its ZIP Code is 71282.

Mound is part of the Tallulah Micropolitan Statistical Area.

History[edit]

The community was named for an Indian mound which stood at the original town site.[3]

Geography[edit]

Mound is located at 32°20′15″N 91°1′32″W / 32.33750°N 91.02556°W / 32.33750; -91.02556 (32.337430, -91.025694).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2), all land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940145
1950105−27.6%
19601071.9%
197078−27.1%
198040−48.7%
199016−60.0%
200012−25.0%
20101958.3%
Est. 201617[2]−10.5%
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 12 people, 4 households, and 4 families residing in the village. The population density was 49.3 inhabitants per square mile (19.3/km²). There were 5 housing units at an average density of 20.5 per square mile (8.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 100.00% White.

50.0% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 100.0% were married couples living together, and 0.0% were non-families. No households were made up of individuals and none had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.00 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the village, the population was spread out with 25.0% under the age of 18, 8.3% from 18 to 24, 25.0% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 16.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females, there were 50.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 80.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was in excess of $200,000, as is the median income for a family. Males and females have a median income over $100,000. The per capita income for the village was $92,200. There are 33.3% of families living below the poverty line and 50.0% of the population, including 50.0% of under eighteens and none of those over 64

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 2, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  3. ^ Rivero, Nicolas (25 August 2017). "The Smallest Town in Each of the 50 States". Mental Floss. Retrieved 25 June 2018.
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  6. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.