In 2017, Lafourche Parish, LA had a population of 98.1k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $52,705. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lafourche Parish, LA grew from 97,688 to 98,112, a 0.434% increase and its median household income grew from $52,071 to $52,705, a 1.22% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lafourche Parish, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (2.41%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.3%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.05%). N/A% of the people in Lafourche Parish, LA speak a non-English language, and 97.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lafourche Parish, LA are Nicholls State University (1,342 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Lafourche Parish, LA is $144,300, and the homeownership rate is 75.1%. Most people in Lafourche Parish, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lafourche Parish, LA is 2 cars per household.