Ville Platte is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 6,971, it is the 50th largest city in Louisiana and the 3952nd largest city in the United States. Ville Platte is currently declining at a rate of -0.71% annually and its population has decreased by -6.18% 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 1,735 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ville Platte is $31,163 with a poverty rate of 39.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $576 per month, and the median house value is $75,000. The median age in Ville Platte is 35.6 years, 32.1 years for males, and 39.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.8 males.