Orleans Parish, LA has a population of 391,495 people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $38,681. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Orleans Parish, LA grew from 389,617 to 391,495, a 0.48% increase and its median household income declined from $39,077 to $38,681, a 1.01% decrease.
The population of Orleans Parish, LA is 58.8% Black, 30.8% White, and 5.6% Hispanic. 8.75% of the people in Orleans Parish, LA speak a non-English language, and 96.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Orleans Parish, LA are Tulane University of Louisiana, with 4,471 graduates, Delgado Community College, with 3,513 graduates, and University of New Orleans, with 1,910 graduates.
The median property value in Orleans Parish, LA is $219,700, and the homeownership rate is 46.3%. Most people in Orleans Parish, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Orleans Parish, LA is 2 cars per household.
Orleans Parish, LA is the 3rd most populated county in Louisiana and borders Jefferson Parish, LA; Plaquemines Parish, LA; St. Bernard Parish, LA; and St. Tammany Parish, LA.