In 2017, Metairie, LA had a population of 145k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $55,221. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Metairie, LA grew from 144,772 to 144,822, a 0.0345% increase and its median household income grew from $54,176 to $55,221, a 1.93% increase.
The population of Metairie, LA is 69.4% White Alone, 15.5% Hispanic or Latino, and 9.71% Black or African American Alone. 18.3% of the people in Metairie, LA speak a non-English language, and 90.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Metairie, LA are Blue Cliff College-Metairie (485 degrees awarded in 2016), Unitech Training Academy-Metairie (138 degrees), and Vanguard College of Cosmetology-Metairie (67 degrees).
The median property value in Metairie, LA is $223,000, and the homeownership rate is 61.7%. Most people in Metairie, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Metairie, LA is 2 cars per household.