Homer Information

Homer Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Homer, LA

General Homer Information

State: Louisiana

County: Claiborne Parish

Close cities: Athens, LA, Shongaloo, LA, Summerfield, LA, Haynesville, LA, Arcadia, LA, Minden, LA, Lisbon, LA, Gibsland, LA

Homer Population (census data)
Total 3,427 (-8.4% since 2000)
Male 1,594 (46.5%)
Female 1,833 (53.5%)

Population Density: 748 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.8 (US Avg is 100)

Homer Elevation: 281 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.58 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,295

Zip Codes: 71040.

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Homer Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (61.3%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (37.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (8.1%)
  • English (6.5%)
  • Irish (3.6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.4%)
  • German (2.4%)
  • French (1.5%)

Local Homer Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks,
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: , Grambling State University

Homer School Information

High Schools
Homer High School (1008 North Main Street, Homer, LA, 71040 - Claiborne Parish School Board District)
Homer Junior High School (1009 Pearl Street, Homer, LA, 71040 - Claiborne Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Homer Elementary School (124 Bonner Street, Homer, LA, 71040 - Claiborne Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Claiborne Alternative School Setting (Class) (626 Bonner Street, Homer, LA, 71040 - Claiborne Parish School Board District)
David Wade Correctional Center (670 Bell Hill Road, Homer, LA, 71040 - Special School District # 1 District)

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