Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

Add Comparison
2019 Population
134,879
0.593% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bill Cassidy
Republican Party
US Senator
John Kennedy
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
37.2
0.268% 1-year decrease
2019 Poverty Rate
20.5%
0.571% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$44,895
3.72% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$150,600
3.86% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
56,888
2.09% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA had a population of 135k people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $44,895. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA grew from 134,084 to 134,879, a 0.593% increase and its median household income grew from $43,284 to $44,895, a 3.72% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (42.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (36.9%), White (Hispanic) (5.83%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.14%), and Other (Hispanic) (4.88%). 18.6% of the households in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

92.8% of the residents in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA are My Le's Beauty College (457606) (77 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2019, the median property value in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was $150,600, and the homeownership rate was 57.6%. Most people in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA is home to a population of 135k people, from which 92.8% are citizens. As of 2019, 11.8% of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA residents were born outside of the country (16k people).

In 2019, there were 1.16 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (57.8k people) in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 49.8k White (Non-Hispanic) and 7.87k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA are Spanish (13,052 speakers), Vietnamese (5,448 speakers), and Arabic (1,952 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA
  1. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    57.8k ± 1.65k
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    49.8k ± 1.26k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    7.87k ± 1.08k
12.4%
Hispanic Population
16.7k people

In 2019, there were 1.16 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (57.8k people) in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 49.8k White (Non-Hispanic) and 7.87k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

12.4% of the people in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA are hispanic (16.7k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    13,052 speakers (10.4%)
  2. Vietnamese
    5,448 speakers (4.35%)
  3. Arabic
    1,952 speakers (1.56%)

18.6% of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 22%.

In 2019, the most common non-English language spoken in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was Spanish. 10.4% of the overall population of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA are native Spanish speakers. 4.35% speak Vietnamese and 1.56% speak Arabic, the next two most common languages.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

11.8%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
16k people
12%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
16.1k people

As of 2019, 11.8% of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA residents (16k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was 12%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Age by Nativity

36
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.8
44
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 2

In 2019, the median age of all people in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was 37.2. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 36, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 44. But people in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA are getting getting younger. In 2018, the average age of all Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA residents was 37.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Honduras
    4,596 ± 1,636 people
  2. Vietnam
    3,907 ± 1,512 people
  3. Dominican Republic
    1,622 ± 983 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was Honduras, the natal country of 4,596 Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA residents, followed by Vietnam with 3,907 and Dominican Republic with 1,622.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

92.8%
2019 Citizenship
92.5%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 92.8% of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was 92.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,340 ± 295
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,225 ± 279
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    746 ± 220

Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.91 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.
Y-Axis

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Unemployment Insurance Claims

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Employment by Industry Sector

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Louisiana.
Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Louisiana. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Louisiana.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

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

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Economy

Median household income in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA is $44,895. In 2019, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was Ascension Parish PUMA, LA with a value of $85,425, followed by East Baton Rouge Parish (South) PUMA, LA and St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA, with respective values of $77,865 and $74,228.

Males in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA have an average income that is 1.27 times higher than the average income of females, which is $39,947. The income inequality in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.418, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA employs 56.9k people. The largest industries in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA are Construction (5,978 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,594 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,150 people), and the highest paying industries are Agencies, brokerages, and other insurance related activities ($99,618), Industrial & miscellaneous chemicals ($89,314), and Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers ($83,649).

Wages

Median Household Income

$44,895
2019 value
± $1,696
3.72%
1 Year Growth
± 4.97%

Households in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA have a median annual income of $44,895, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $43,284 in 2018, which represents a 3.72% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$50,928
Average Male Salary in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA
± $7,476
$39,947
Average Female Salary in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA
± $5,065

In 2019, full-time male employees in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA made 1.27 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA
  1. Asian
    $49,416 ± $30,521
  2. White
    $48,419 ± $7,368
  3. Two or More Races
    $40,184 ± $21,470

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.02 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

0.418
2019 Wage GINI in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA
0.429
2018 Wage GINI in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA

In 2019, the income inequality in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was 0.418 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 2.43% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.
Race/Ethnicity

In 2019, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was Ascension Parish PUMA, LA with a value of $85,425, followed by East Baton Rouge Parish (South) PUMA, LA and St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA, with respective values of $77,865 and $74,228.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

20.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA (27.2k out of 133k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females < 5 and then Females 6 - 11.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. Black
    15,417 ± 1,039
  2. White
    8,189 ± 756
  3. Hispanic
    3,628 ± 525

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

56.9k
2019 Value
2.09%
1 Year growth
± 2.09%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA grew at a rate of 2.09%, from 55.7k employees to 56.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA, are Construction laborers (1,760 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,742 people), and Cashiers (1,688 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA, by number of employees, are Construction laborers (1,760 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,742 people), and Cashiers (1,688 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA has an unusually high number of residents working as Sailors & marine oilers, & ship engineers (24.6 times higher than expected), Ship & boat captains & operators (10.3 times), and Helpers, construction trades (10.1 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA, by average salary, are Physicians ($268,387), Chief executives & legislators ($165,168), and Pharmacists ($122,710).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

56.9k
2019 Value
2.09%
1 Year growth
± 2.09%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA grew at a rate of 2.09%, from 55.7k employees to 56.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA, are Construction (5,978 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,594 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,150 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA, though some of these residents may live in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA, by number of employees, are Construction (5,978 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,594 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,150 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA has an unusually high number of Ship & boat building (10.3 times higher than expected), Petroleum refining (8.68 times), and Water transportation (4.95 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA, by average salary, are Agencies, brokerages, and other insurance related activities ($99,618), Industrial & miscellaneous chemicals ($89,314), and Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers ($83,649).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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. $105B
  2. $70.3B
  3. $67.3B

In 2018, the top outbound Louisiana product (by dollars) was Gasoline with $105B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($70.3B) and Fuel oils ($67.3B).

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for Louisiana.
$490B
2018 Value in Louisiana
$814B
Projected 2045 Value in Louisiana
66% growth

In 2018, total outbound Louisiana trade was $490B. This is expected to increase 66% to $814B by 2045.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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. $43.7B
  2. $34.6B
  3. $17.2B

In 2018, the top outbound Louisiana domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Texas with $43.7B, followed by Mississippi with $34.6B and Florida and $17.2B.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

Louisiana 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

Presidential voting results are only available at the county level. Showing data for the counties inside of Louisiana.
Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Senators from Louisiana

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for Louisiana.
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, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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 Louisiana have changed over time starting in 2008.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Education

In 2019, universities in Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA awarded 77 degrees. The student population of Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA is skewed towards women, with 9 male students and 35 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA are Asian (67 and 87%), followed by Black or African American (7 and 9.09%), Hispanic or Latino (2 and 2.6%), and White (1 and 1.3%).

The largest universities in Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA by number of degrees awarded are My Le's Beauty College (457606) (77 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA are Nail Specialist & Manicurist (62 and 80.5%), General Cosmetology (12 and 15.6%), and Aesthetician & Skin Care Specialist (3 and 3.9%).

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 0 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 62 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 3 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was Cosmetology, Barber, & Nail Instructor with 0 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
77 degrees awarded

In 2019, the Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA institution with the largest number of graduating students was My Le's Beauty College (457606) with 77 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Gender for Common Institutions

13
Degrees Awarded to Men
64
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 13 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA, which is 0.203 times less than the 64 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Asian
    67 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    7 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    2 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Regional Planning Commission 5--Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was Asian students. These 67 degrees mean that there were 9.57 times more degrees awarded to Asian students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 7 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA was $150,600 in 2019, which is 0.626 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $145,000 to $150,600, a 3.86% increase. The homeownership rate in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA is 57.6%, which is lower than the national average of 64.1%. People in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA have an average commute time of 26.1 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$150,600
2019 Median
± $3,325
$145,000
2018 Median
± $4,102

In 2019, the median property value in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA grew to to $150,600 from the previous year's value of $145,000.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) 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 Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$44,895
Median Household Income
± $1,696
49.2k
Number of Households
± 1,708

In 2019, the median household income of the 49.2k households in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA grew to $44,895 from the previous year's value of $43,284.

The following chart displays the households in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) 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 $75k - $100k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

57.6%
2019 Homeownership
56.9%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 57.6% of the housing units in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 56.9%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

26.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA have a longer commute time (26.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 4.09% of the workforce in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (80.5%)
  2. Carpooled (13.1%)
  3. Worked At Home (1.92%)

In 2019, 80.5% of workers in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (13.1%) and those who worked at home (1.92%).

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA have 2 cars, followed by false.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

88.4% of the population of Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA has health coverage, with 35.8% on employee plans, 28.9% on Medicaid, 10.6% on Medicare, 11.8% on non-group plans, and 1.24% 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 1466 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.01% decrease from the previous year (1496 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1778 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 329 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Claiborne Parish has the highest prevalence of diabetes (25.4%). Additionally, Sabine Parish has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (50.8%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Louisiana.
1,466 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Louisiana

Primary care physicians in Louisiana see an average of 1,466 patients per year. This represents a 2.01% decrease from the previous year (1,496 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

11.6%
Uninsured
35.8%
Employer Coverage
28.9%
Medicaid
10.6%
Medicare
11.8%
Non-Group
1.24%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA declined by 3.44% from 12% to 11.6%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Jefferson Parish (West Bank) PUMA, LA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 25.4% prevalence
  2. 22.6% prevalence
  3. 22.1% prevalence

Claiborne Parish has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Louisiana, at 25.4%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart