In 2020, Jefferson Parish, LA had a population of 435k people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $54,825. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Jefferson Parish, LA grew from 434,850 to 434,903, a 0.0122% increase and its median household income grew from $54,032 to $54,825, a 1.47% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson Parish, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (52%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (26.6%), White (Hispanic) (8.31%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.19%), and Other (Hispanic) (4.1%).
None of the households in Jefferson Parish, 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.
92.1% of the residents in Jefferson Parish, LA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jefferson Parish, LA are Blue Cliff College-Metairie (431 degrees awarded in 2020), Herzing University-Kenner (124 degrees), and Unitech Training Academy-New Orleans (106 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Jefferson Parish, LA was $193,600, and the homeownership rate was 62.7%. Most people in Jefferson Parish, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson Parish, LA was 2 cars per household.