Rayne is located close to the center of Louisiana. Rayne is between the Acadia, Lafayette, Vermilion county. Rayne has 3.81 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Rayne population is 7,984, which has shrunk 6.64% 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%. Rayne median household income is $30,617 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 36.87% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 38.15% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Rayne median house value is $88,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 48.90% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 65.18% and is about the same as 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 Rayne is better than the state average in quality. The Rayne area code is 337.