Ville Platte is a city located in Evangeline Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 6,915, it is the 51st largest city in Louisiana and the 3978th largest city in the United States . Ville Platte is currently declining at a rate of -0.85% annually and its population has decreased by -6.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,430 in 2010. Ville Platte reached it's highest population of 9,692 in 1970. Spanning over 4 miles, Ville Platte has a population density of 1,722 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ville Platte is $30,194 with a poverty rate of 41.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $570 per month, and the median house value is $73,100. The median age in Ville Platte is 34.2 years, 29.5 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.