In 2018, Jefferson Parish, LA had a population of 434k people with a median age of 39.7 and a median household income of $50,766. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Jefferson Parish, LA declined from 439,036 to 434,051, a -1.14% decrease and its median household income declined from $51,494 to $50,766, a -1.41% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson Parish, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (52.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (26.5%), White (Hispanic) (9.62%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.72%), and Other (Hispanic) (3.71%). NaNk% of the people in Jefferson Parish, LA speak a non-English language, and 91.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jefferson Parish, LA are Blue Cliff College-Metairie (443 degrees awarded in 2017), Herzing University-Kenner (148 degrees), and Unitech Training Academy-Metairie (143 degrees).
The median property value in Jefferson Parish, LA is $191,900, and the homeownership rate is 60.3%. Most people in Jefferson Parish, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson Parish, LA is 2 cars per household.