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Swartz is located in Louisiana
Swartz
Swartz
Location in Louisiana
Country United States
State Louisiana
Parish Ouachita
Area
 • Total 8.13 sq mi (21.07 km2)
 • Land 8.13 sq mi (21.07 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
95 ft (29 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 4,354
 • Density 535.22/sq mi (206.65/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 318
FIPS code 22-74340
Swartz Baptist Chuch in Swartz, LA IMG 1307
Swartz First Baptist Church maintains a large congregation for a small community.

Swartz is a census-designated place (CDP) in Ouachita Parish in northeastern Louisiana, United States. The population was 4,536 in the 2010 census, an increase of 289 or 6.8 percent over the 2000 population. It is part of the Monroe Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

Swartz is located at 32°33′58″N 91°59′30″W / 32.56611°N 91.99167°W / 32.56611; -91.99167 (32.566128, -91.991557).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 13.5 square miles (35 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 4,354
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Swartz racial composition
Race Number Percentage
White (non-Hispanic) 2,913 66.9%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 1,117 25.65%
Native American 11 0.25%
Asian 31 0.71%
Pacific Islander 2 0.05%
Other/Mixed 174 4.0%
Hispanic or Latino 106 2.43%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 4,354 people, 1,523 households, and 1,073 families residing in the CDP.

Notable People

Swartz is the residence of Vance McAllister, the former Republican U.S. Representative from Louisiana's 5th congressional district and a Monroe-area businessman.

Swartz, Louisiana is the former residence of Rodney H Stoffer, musician, sketch artist, guitarist for Dallas, Texas based psychedelic rock band, The Mammal Virus.

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