Bunkie is located close to the center of Louisiana. Bunkie is between the Avoyelles, Rapides, Saint Landry county. Bunkie has 2.68 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Bunkie population is 4,127, which has shrunk 11.48% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 2.96% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Bunkie median household income is $24,744 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 67.81% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 38.15% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Bunkie median house value is $74,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 85.11% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 65.18% and is much 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 Bunkie is worse than the state average in quality. The Bunkie area code is 318.