In 2020, Hammond, LA had a population of 20.6k people with a median age of 27.8 and a median household income of $31,250. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Hammond, LA declined from 20,668 to 20,557, a −0.537% decrease and its median household income declined from $36,921 to $31,250, a −15.4% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hammond, LA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (48.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (44.3%), White (Hispanic) (3.72%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.04%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.589%).
None of the households in Hammond, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.2% of the residents in Hammond, LA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hammond, LA are Southeastern Louisiana University (2,138 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Hammond, LA was $174,400, and the homeownership rate was 44.5%. Most people in Hammond, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Hammond, LA was 2 cars per household.