In 2017, Ascension Parish, LA had a population of 119k people with a median age of 35.3 and a median household income of $74,748. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Ascension Parish, LA grew from 117,009 to 119,129, a 1.81% increase and its median household income grew from $71,752 to $74,748, a 4.18% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ascension Parish, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (69.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (21.8%), White (Hispanic) (4.24%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.59%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.9%). N/A% of the people in Ascension Parish, LA speak a non-English language, and 97.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ascension Parish, LA are River Parishes Community College (334 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Ascension Parish, LA is $179,800, and the homeownership rate is 80.2%. Most people in Ascension Parish, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 28.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Ascension Parish, LA is 2 cars per household.