La Paz, IN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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La Paz, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Town of La Paz had a population of 572 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for La Paz is located at latitude 41.4561 and longitude -86.3081 in Marshall County. The formal boundaries for the Town of La Paz (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Marshall County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 860 feet.

The Town of La Paz (GNIS ID: 2396700) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of La Paz is located within Township of North, a minor civil division (MCD) of Marshall County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with La Paz population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for La Paz: Lapaz.

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La Paz, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 572
Population in Households 572
Population in Familes 468
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,492
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 218
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 146
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 252 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 155 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 63 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 34 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $108,333
Average Home Value $123,226


Median Household Income $54,757
Average Household Income $58,137
Per Capita Income $22,156
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.1%
Households 0.15% 0.09%
Families 0.22% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   1.8%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

La Paz, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares La Paz to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 454 33rd
Population Density1 # 280 59th
Diversity Index2 # 293 57th
Median Household Income # 190 72nd
Per Capita Income # 392 43rd

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