Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA

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2021 Population
119,055
0.956% 1-year decline
US Senator
Bill Cassidy
Republican Party
US Senator
John Kennedy
Republican Party
2021 Median Age
39.2
1.29% 1-year increase
2021 Poverty Rate
15.8%
10.1% 1-year decrease
2021 Median Household Income
$54,596
4.42% 1-year growth
2021 Median Property Value
$155,100
1.57% 1-year growth
2021 Employed Population
49,296
1.76% 1-year decline

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In 2021, Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA had a population of 119k people with a median age of 39.2 and a median household income of $54,596. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA declined from 120,204 to 119,055, a −0.956% decrease and its median household income grew from $52,285 to $54,596, a 4.42% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (16.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.69%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.82%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.6%).

10.6% of the households in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, 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.

98.6% of the residents in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in South Central Planning & Development Commission 2--Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA are Nicholls State University (1,469 degrees awarded in 2021).

In 2021, the median property value in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was $155,100, and the homeownership rate was 78.2%.

Most people in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA is home to a population of 119k people, from which 98.6% are citizens. As of 2021, 2.11% of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA residents were born outside of the country (2.51k people).

In 2021, there were 4.59 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (88.6k people) in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 19.3k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 3.21k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA are French (Incl. Cajun) (8,190 households), Spanish (2,934 households), and Vietnamese (291 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
60,604
Women
50.9%
58,446
Men
49.1%

The resident population of United States in 2021 was 119,050 inhabitants, with 49.1% men, and 50.9% women.

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Citizenship

98.6%
2021 Citizenship
98.5%
2020 Citizenship

As of 2021, 98.6% of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2020, the percentage of US citizens in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was 98.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    88.6k ± 221
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    19.3k ± 501
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    3.21k ± 541
4.23%
Hispanic Population
5.04k people

In 2021, there were 4.59 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (88.6k people) in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 19.3k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 3.21k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.23% of the people in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA are hispanic (5.04k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    685 ± 641 people
  2. Guatemala
    324 ± 441 people
  3. Honduras
    280 ± 410 people

In 2021, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was Mexico, the natal country of 685 Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA residents, followed by Guatemala with 324 and Honduras with 280.

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Foreign-Born Population

2.11%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
2.51k people
2.3%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
2.76k people

As of 2021, 2.11% of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA residents (2.51k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2020, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was 2.3%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. French (Incl. Cajun)
    8,190 households (7.32%)
  2. Spanish
    2,934 households (2.62%)
  3. Vietnamese
    291 households (0.26%)

10.6% of the households in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. 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.

In 2021, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was French (Incl. Cajun). 7.32% of the households in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA reported speaking French (Incl. Cajun) at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,764 ± 304
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    840 ± 258
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    801 ± 291

Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.1 times greater than any other conflict.

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The economy of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA employs 49.3k people. The largest industries in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA are Construction (4,298 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,532 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,934 people), and the highest paying industries are Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($162,988), Pipeline transportation ($129,660), and Agricultural chemical manufacturing ($126,290).

Males in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA have an average income that is 1.72 times higher than the average income of females, which is $41,093. The income inequality in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.443, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
23,897
Women
47.6%
26,280
Men
52.4%

The workforce of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA in 2020 was 50,177 people, with 47.6% woman, and 52.4% men.

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Occupations

49.3k
2021 Value
−1.76%
1 Year decline
± −1.76%

From 2020 to 2021, employment in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA declined at a rate of −1.76%, from 50.2k employees to 49.3k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA, are Cashiers (1,397 people), Secretaries and administrative assistants, except legal, medical, and executive (1,283 people), and Registered nurses (1,245 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

49.3k
2021 Value
−1.76%
1 Year decline
± −1.76%

From 2020 to 2021, employment in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA declined at a rate of −1.76%, from 50.2k employees to 49.3k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA, are Construction (4,298 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,532 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,934 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA, though some of these residents may live in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$53,955
Median earning men ± $1,729
$28,369
Median earning women ± $1,380

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2021 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($74,240), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($63,786), and Manufacturing ($62,878).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2021 are Information ($49,138), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($48,611), and Manufacturing ($47,661).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
2.75%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 155M people employed in Louisiana. This represents a 2.75% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

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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. $48B
  2. $46.7B
  3. $46.4B

In 2020, the top outbound Louisiana product (by dollars) was Gasoline with $48B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($46.7B) and Fuel oils ($46.4B).

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$371B
2020 Value in Louisiana
$691B
Projected 2050 Value in Louisiana
86.1% growth

In 2020, total outbound Louisiana trade was $371B. This is expected to increase 86.1% to $691B by 2050.

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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. $48.8B
  2. $24.6B
  3. $8.21B

In 2020, the top outbound Louisiana domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Texas with $48.8B, followed by Mississippi with $24.6B and Florida and $8.21B.

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Louisiana went to Donald J. Trump with 58.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (39.9%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.01%).

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.

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.

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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 Louisiana have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2021, universities in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA awarded 1,469 degrees. The student population of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA in 2021 is skewed towards women, with 2,153 male students and 4,072 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA are White (1,050 and 72.5%), followed by Black or African American (250 and 17.3%), Hispanic or Latino (49 and 3.38%), and Two or More Races (35 and 2.42%).

The largest universities in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA by number of degrees awarded are Nicholls State University (1,469 and 100%).

The most popular majors in South Central Planning & Development Commission 2--Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA are Registered Nursing (169 and 11.5%), General Business Administration & Management (151 and 10.3%), and Other Multidisciplinary Studies (113 and 7.69%).

The median tuition cost in South Central Planning & Development Commission 2--Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA for a public four year colleges is $4,922 for in-state students and $6,015 for out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
Measure

In 2021 in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA, the percentage of applicants admitted was 97.2%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 45.5%. The number of students enrolled in 2021 was 6,225 (34.6% men and 65.4% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2021 there were 6,225 students enrolled in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA, 34.6% men and 65.4% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 4,112 records, of which 66.1% were women and 33.9% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 148 degree-majors awarded
  2. 126 degree-majors awarded
  3. 113 degree-majors awarded

In 2021, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in South Central Planning & Development Commission 2--Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was Registered Nursing with 148 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
1,469 degrees awarded

In 2021, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Nicholls State University with 1,469 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2021, 460 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA, which is 0.456 times less than the 1,009 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2021 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 1,050 degrees mean that there were 4.2 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 250 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Public, 4-year or above ($4,922) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2021.

Public, 4-year or above ($3,024) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2021.

Public, 4-year or above ($1,300) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2021, 1.35% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.33% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA in 2021 were High School or Equivalent (37k), Secondary Education (19.2k), and Some college (16.8k).

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The median property value in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was $155,100 in 2021, which is 0.633 times smaller than the national average of $244,900. Between 2020 and 2021 the median property value increased from $152,700 to $155,100, a 1.57% increase. The homeownership rate in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA is 78.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.6%.

People in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA have an average commute time of 29.1 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA is $54,596. In 2021, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was Ascension Parish PUMA, LA with a value of $86,256, followed by St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA and Lafayette Parish (South) PUMA, LA, with respective values of $79,292 and $76,180.

Property

$155,100
Median Property Value 2021
±$4,842
$34,941
Median Property Taxes
±$1,369

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA the largest share of households pay taxes in the None range.

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Rent vs Own

78.2%
Homeownership
2021
66.9%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2021

In 2021, 78.2% of the housing units in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 76.4%.

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Income by Location

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In 2021, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was Ascension Parish PUMA, LA with a value of $86,256, followed by St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA and Lafayette Parish (South) PUMA, LA, with respective values of $79,292 and $76,180.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$54,596
Median Household Income
± $3,642
44.7k
Number of Households
± 1,736

In 2021, the median household income of the 44.7k households in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA grew to $54,596 from the previous year's value of $52,285.

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Wage Distribution

0.443
2021 Wage GINI in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA
0.446
2020 Wage GINI in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA

In 2021, the income inequality in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was 0.443 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.553% decline from 2020 to 2021, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2021
  1. Drove Alone (80.9%)
  2. Carpooled (9.87%)
  3. Worked At Home (3.48%)

In 2021, 80.9% of workers in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.87%) and those who worked at home (3.48%).

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Commute Time

29.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA have a longer commute time (29.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.8 minutes). Additionally, 4.96% of the workforce in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

15.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA (18.5k out of 117k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.6%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA is White, followed by Black 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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92.9% of the population of Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA has health coverage, with 44.7% on employee plans, 23.8% on Medicaid, 12.5% on Medicare, 11.5% on non-group plans, and 0.424% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Louisiana see 1434 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.18% decrease from the previous year (1466 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1759 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 305 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,434 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Louisiana

Primary care physicians in Louisiana see an average of 1,434 patients per year. This represents a 2.18% decrease from the previous year (1,466 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2021, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 24.5% under 18 years, 20.2% between 18 and 34 years, 39.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 16% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.3% were men and 51.7% were women.

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Uninsured People

7.13%
Uninsured
44.7%
Employer Coverage
23.8%
Medicaid
12.5%
Medicare
11.5%
Non-Group
0.424%
Military or VA

Between 2020 and 2021, the percent of uninsured citizens in Lafourche & Assumption Parishes PUMA, LA declined by 16.5% from 8.54% to 7.13%.

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