In 2019, New Orleans, LA had a population of 390k people with a median age of 38.3 and a median household income of $45,615. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of New Orleans, LA declined from 391,006 to 390,144, a −0.22% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,423 to $45,615, a 18.7% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in New Orleans, LA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (58.5%), White (Non-Hispanic) (30.7%), White (Hispanic) (3.29%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.82%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.85%). 0% of the households in New Orleans, LA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.9% of the residents in New Orleans, LA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in New Orleans, LA are Tulane University of Louisiana (4,778 degrees awarded in 2019), Delgado Community College (3,192 degrees), and University of New Orleans (1,598 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in New Orleans, LA was $242,900, and the homeownership rate was 49.6%. Most people in New Orleans, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in New Orleans, LA was 2 cars per household.