New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA

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Population
121,171
1.73% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bill Cassidy
Republican Party
US Senator
John Kennedy
Republican Party
Median Age
35.4

Poverty Rate
31.4%

Median Household Income
$28,949
4.44% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$218,900
9.56% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
49,377
3.62% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA had a population of 121k people with a median age of 35.4 and a median household income of $28,949. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA grew from 119,109 to 121,171, a 1.73% increase and its median household income grew from $27,718 to $28,949, a 4.44% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (63.4%), White (Non-Hispanic) (26.3%), White (Hispanic) (4.26%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.03%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (1.17%). 7.94% of the people in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA speak a non-English language, and 96.5% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA are Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans (860 degrees awarded in 2017), Xavier University of Louisiana (522 degrees), and Crescent City Bartending School (451 degrees).

The median property value in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA is $218,900, and the homeownership rate is 34.9%. Most people in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.5 minutes. The average car ownership in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA is 1 car per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for Louisiana. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Louisiana, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Impact on Employment

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Louisiana.

This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Louisiana (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Louisiana across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Louisiana went to Donald J. Trump with 58.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (38.4%), followed by Gary Johnson (1.87%). The most partisan county was LaSalle Parish, LA with 88.8% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy are the senators currently representing the state of Louisiana. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Louisiana
58.1% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Louisiana
  1. 88.8% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 88.2% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 84.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Louisiana was LaSalle Parish, LA with 88.8% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Louisiana colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Louisiana

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Bill Cassidy
Senator from Louisiana2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015
John Kennedy
Senator from Louisiana3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy are the senators currently representing Louisiana.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Louisiana over time, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Louisiana

Louisiana is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA is home to a population of 121k people, from which 96.5% are citizens. As of 2018, 5.13% of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA residents were born outside of the country (6.22k people).

In 2018, there were 2.42 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (76.9k people) in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 31.8k White (Non-Hispanic) and 5.17k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA are Spanish (6,089 speakers), French (Incl. Cajun) (1,120 speakers), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (195 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA
  1. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    76.9k ± 1.91k
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    31.8k ± 1.05k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    5.17k ± 523
6.84%
Hispanic Population
8.29k people

In 2018, there were 2.42 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (76.9k people) in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 31.8k White (Non-Hispanic) and 5.17k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

6.84% of the people in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA are hispanic (8.29k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    6,089 speakers (5.32%)
  2. French (Incl. Cajun)
    1,120 speakers (0.978%)
  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    195 speakers (0.17%)

7.94% of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was Spanish. 5.32% of the overall population of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA are native Spanish speakers. 0.978% speak French (Incl. Cajun) and 0.17% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

5.13%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
6.22k people
5.72%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
6.6k people

As of 2018, 5.13% of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA residents (6.22k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was 5.72%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Age by Nativity

35
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
40
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.5

In 2018, the median age of all people in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was 35.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 35, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 40. But people in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA residents was 35.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Honduras
    1,611 ± 979 people
  2. Mexico
    596 ± 598 people
  3. Guatemala
    538 ± 568 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was Honduras, the natal country of 1,611 New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA residents, followed by Mexico with 596 and Guatemala with 538.

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Citizenship

96.5%
2018 Citizenship
96.1%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 96.5% of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was 96.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,638 ± 192
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    833 ± 199
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    699 ± 167

New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.97 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA is $28,949. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was Ascension Parish PUMA, LA with a value of $79,495, followed by St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA and East Baton Rouge Parish (South) PUMA, LA, with respective values of $78,277 and $70,885.

Males in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA have an average income that is 1.22 times higher than the average income of females, which is $41,045. The income inequality in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.466, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA employs 49.4k people. The largest industries in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA are Restaurants & Food Services (5,994 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,275 people), and Hospitals (2,703 people), and the highest paying industries are Oil & gas extraction ($213,805), Industrial & miscellaneous chemicals ($119,834), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($100,466).

Wages

Median Household Income

$28,949
2018 value
± $860
4.44%
1 Year Growth
± 4.83%

Households in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA have a median annual income of $28,949, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $27,718 in 2017, which represents a 4.44% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$50,054
Average Male Salary in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA
± $9,406
$41,045
Average Female Salary in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA
± $7,081

In 2017, full-time male employees in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA made 1.22 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA
  1. White
    $51,530 ± $9,401
  2. Asian
    $40,370 ± $45,494
  3. Two or More Races
    $33,932 ± $19,244

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA workers was White. These workers were paid 1.28 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

0.466
2017 Wage GINI in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA
0.461
2016 Wage GINI in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA

In 2017, the income inequality in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was 0.466 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was Ascension Parish PUMA, LA with a value of $79,495, followed by St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA and East Baton Rouge Parish (South) PUMA, LA, with respective values of $78,277 and $70,885.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

31.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA (36k out of 115k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 55 - 64 and then Females 55 - 64.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. Black
    29,005 ± 1,092
  2. White
    5,702 ± 412
  3. Hispanic
    2,046 ± 277

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA is Black, followed by White and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

49.4k
2017 Value
3.62%
1 Year growth
± 3.62%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA grew at a rate of 3.62%, from 47.7k employees to 49.4k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA, are Cooks (1,665 people), Cashiers (1,570 people), and Retail salespersons (1,499 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA, by number of employees, are Cooks (1,665 people), Cashiers (1,570 people), and Retail salespersons (1,499 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA has an unusually high number of residents working as Miscellaneous law enforcement workers (50.1 times higher than expected), Meter readers, utilities (7.88 times), and Musicians, singers, & related workers (5.98 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA, by average salary, are Chief executives & legislators ($141,397), Physicians & surgeons ($134,800), and Chemical engineers ($133,745).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

49.4k
2017 Value
3.62%
1 Year growth
± 3.62%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA grew at a rate of 3.62%, from 47.7k employees to 49.4k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA, are Restaurants & Food Services (5,994 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,275 people), and Hospitals (2,703 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA, though some of these residents may live in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (5,994 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,275 people), and Hospitals (2,703 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA has an unusually high number of Drinking places, alcoholic beverages (8.52 times higher than expected), Scenic & sightseeing transportation (7.99 times), and Water transportation (4.41 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA, by average salary, are Oil & gas extraction ($213,805), Industrial & miscellaneous chemicals ($119,834), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($100,466).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Louisiana to other states, or from other states to Louisiana.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $81.6B
  2. $69.1B
  3. $38B

In 2015, the top outbound Louisiana product (by dollars) was Gasoline with $81.6B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($69.1B) and Basic chemicals ($38B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Louisiana products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$365B
2015 Value in Louisiana
$476B
Projected 2045 Value in Louisiana
30.3% growth

In 2015, total outbound Louisiana trade was $365B. This is expected to increase 30.3% to $476B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Louisiana trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Louisiana to other states, or from other states to Louisiana.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $38.9B
  2. $36B
  3. $14.4B

In 2015, the top outbound Louisiana domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Texas with $38.9B, followed by Mississippi with $36B and Florida and $14.4B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Louisiana shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2017, universities in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA awarded 1,868 degrees. The student population of Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA is skewed towards women, with 1,860 male students and 4,342 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA are White (885 and 48.3%), followed by Black or African American (625 and 34.1%), Asian (176 and 9.61%), and Hispanic or Latino (90 and 4.92%).

The largest universities in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA by number of degrees awarded are Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans (860 and 46%), Xavier University of Louisiana (522 and 27.9%), and Crescent City Bartending School (451 and 24.1%).

The most popular majors in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA are Bartending (240 and 12.8%), Registered Nursing (238 and 12.7%), and Other Personal & Culinary Services (211 and 11.3%).

The median tuition costs in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA are $21,212 for private four year colleges, and $7,020 and $7,020 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 235 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 124 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 42 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was Registered Nursing with 235 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 860 degrees awarded
  2. 522 degrees awarded
  3. 451 degrees awarded
$7,020
Median In-State Public
$21,212
Median Private

In 2017, the Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans with 860 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

629
Degrees Awarded to Men
1,239
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 629 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA, which is 0.508 times less than the 1,239 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    885 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    625 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    176 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Regional Planning Commission 7--New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA were to White students. These 885 degrees mean that there were 1.42 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 625 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was $218,900 in 2018, which is 0.953 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $199,800 to $218,900, a 9.56% increase. The homeownership rate in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA is 34.9%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA have an average commute time of 21.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA is lower than the national average, with an average of 1 car per household.

Housing

Property Value

$218,900
2018 Median
± $7,134
$199,800
2017 Median
± $6,950

In 2018, the median property value in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA grew to to $218,900 from the previous year's value of $199,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$28,949
Median Household Income
± $860
49k
Number of Households
± 1,063

In 2018, the median household income of the 49k households in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA grew to $28,949 from the previous year's value of $27,718.

The following chart displays the households in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

34.9%
2018 Homeownership
34.9%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 34.9% of the housing units in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 34.9%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

21.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA have a shorter commute time (21.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 2.07% of the workforce in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    60.8%
  2. Public Transit
    11.6%
  3. Carpooled
    9.6%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA was Drove Alone (60.8%), followed by those who Public Transit (11.6%) and those who Carpooled (9.6%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

1 car
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA have 1 car, followed by 2 cars.

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Health

86.5% of the population of New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA has health coverage, with 32% on employee plans, 32% on Medicaid, 8.67% on Medicare, 12.1% on non-group plans, and 1.74% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Louisiana was $7,815 in 2014. This is a 4.38% increase from the previous year ($7,487).

Primary care physicians in Louisiana see 1527 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.04% decrease from the previous year (1543 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1881 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 422 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Tensas Parish has the highest prevalence of diabetes (17.2%). Additionally, Assumption Parish has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (42%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Louisiana.
1,527 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Louisiana

Primary care physicians in Louisiana see an average of 1,527 patients per year. This represents a 1.04% decrease from the previous year (1,543 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Louisiana in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Louisiana.
$7,815
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Louisiana
$4,420
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$6,281
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$11,811
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Louisiana (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.38%, from $7,487 to $7,815.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

13.5%
Uninsured
32%
Employer Coverage
32%
Medicaid
8.67%
Medicare
12.1%
Non-Group
1.74%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA N/A by N/A from N/A% to 13.5%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 17.2% prevalence
  2. 17% prevalence
  3. 15.6% prevalence

Tensas Parish has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Louisiana, at 17.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Louisiana by county over multiple years.

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