Basile is located close to the center of Louisiana. Basile is between the Evangeline, Acadia county. Basile has 1.16 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Basile population is 1,965, which has grown 18.37% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 2.96% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Basile median household income is $28,036 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 48.17% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 38.15% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Basile median house value is $53,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 53.91% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 65.18% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Basile is better than the state average in quality. The Basile area code is 337.