St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA

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Population

121,140

0.592% growth

Median Age

35.8


Median Household Income

$49,563

1.86% growth

Poverty Rate

18.7%


Number of Employees

49,747

0.177% growth

Median Property Value

$142,200

2.52% growth

About

In 2017, St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA had a population of 121k people with a median age of 35.8 and a median household income of $49,563. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA grew from 120,427 to 121,140, a 0.592% increase and its median household income grew from $48,660 to $49,563, a 1.86% increase.

The population of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is 54.9% White Alone, 30.4% Black or African American Alone, and 8.2% Hispanic or Latino. 10.7% of the people in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are Nunez Community College (880 degrees awarded in 2016).

The median property value in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is $142,200, and the homeownership rate is 72.7%. Most people in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27 minutes. The average car ownership in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA employs 49.7k people. The largest industries in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are Construction (4,284 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,665 people), and Hospitals (3,128 people), and the highest paying industries are Water transportation ($110,171), Petroleum refining ($95,865), and Other schools & instruction and educational support services ($80,251).

Median household income in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is $49,563. Males in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $38,417. The income inequality in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.403, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$49,563

2017 value

± $1,442

1.86%

1 Year Growth

± 4.39%

Households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have a median annual income of $49,563, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $48,660 in 2016, which represents a 1.86% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$51,726

Average Male Salary

± $6,705

$38,417

Average Female Salary

± $5,364

In 2017, full-time male employees in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA made 1.35 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. American Indian

    $46,419 ± $56,336

  2. White

    $45,241 ± $5,650

  3. Asian

    $40,635 ± $25,026

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA workers was American Indian. These workers were paid 1.03 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.403

2017 Wage GINI

0.405

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was 0.403 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.581% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was East Baton Rouge Parish (South) PUMA, LA with a value of $72,199, followed by St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA and Ascension Parish PUMA, LA, with respective values of $72,013 and $70,561.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

18.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA (22.5k out of 120k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 6 - 11 and then Females 35 - 44.

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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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    10,260 ± 721

  2. Black

    10,191 ± 791

  3. Hispanic

    2,271 ± 415

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines 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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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

49.7k

2017 Value

0.177%

1 Year growth

± 0.177%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA grew at a rate of 0.177%, from 49.7k employees to 49.7k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, are Secretaries & administrative assistants (1,549 people), Cashiers (1,413 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,353 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, by number of employees, are Secretaries & administrative assistants (1,549 people), Cashiers (1,413 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,353 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA has an unusually high number of residents working as Fishing & hunting workers (32 times higher than expected), Ship & boat captains & operators (25.4 times), and Crane & tower operators (16.3 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, by average salary, are Physicians & surgeons ($248,521), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers ($111,584), and Ship & boat captains & operators ($109,906).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

49.7k

2017 Value

0.177%

1 Year growth

± 0.177%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA grew at a rate of 0.177%, from 49.7k employees to 49.7k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, are Construction (4,284 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,665 people), and Hospitals (3,128 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, though some of these residents may live in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, by number of employees, are Construction (4,284 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,665 people), and Hospitals (3,128 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA has an unusually high number of Fishing, hunting & trapping (28 times higher than expected), Petroleum refining (11.7 times), and Ship & boat building (10.7 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, by average salary, are Water transportation ($110,171), Petroleum refining ($95,865), and Other schools & instruction and educational support services ($80,251).

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Domestic Trade

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. $81.6B

  2. $69.1B

  3. $38B

In 2015, the top outbound Louisiana product (by dollars) was Gasoline with $81.6B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($69.1B) and Basic chemicals ($38B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Louisiana products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$365B

2015 Value

$476B

Projected 2045 Value

30.3% growth

In 2015, total outbound Louisiana trade was $365B. This is expected to increase 30.3% to $476B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Louisiana trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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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. $38.9B

  2. $36B

  3. $14.4B

In 2015, the top outbound Louisiana domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Texas with $38.9B, followed by Mississippi with $36B and Florida and $14.4B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Louisiana shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

87.3% of the population of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA has health coverage, with 44.5% on employee plans, 20.6% on Medicaid, 8.25% on Medicare, 11.2% on non-group plans, and 2.78% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was $7,815 in 2014. This is a 4.38% increase from the previous year ($7,487).

Primary care physicians in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA see 1527 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.04% decrease from the previous year (1543 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1881 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 422 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Tensas Parish has the highest prevalence of diabetes (17.2%). Additionally, Assumption Parish has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (42%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,527 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Louisiana see an average of 1,527 patients per year. This represents a 1.04% decrease from the previous year (1,543 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Louisiana in comparison to neighboring states.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$7,815

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,420

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$6,281

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,811

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Louisiana (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.38%, from $7,487 to $7,815.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

12.7%

Uninsured

44.5%

Employer Coverage

20.6%

Medicaid

8.25%

Medicare

11.2%

Non-Group

2.78%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 12.7%.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 17.2% prevalence

  2. 17% prevalence

  3. 15.6% prevalence

Tensas Parish has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Louisiana, at 17.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Louisiana by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is home to a population of 121k people, from which 96.8% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is composed of 66.5k White Alone residents (54.9%), 36.8k Black or African American Alone residents (30.4%), 9.94k Hispanic or Latino residents (8.2%), 4.46k Asian Alone residents (3.68%), 2.62k Two or More Races residents (2.16%), 541 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.447%), 254 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.21%), and 16 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0132%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are Spanish (6,586 speakers), Vietnamese (2,296 speakers), and French (Incl. Cajun) (735 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

35

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.5

44

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 1.9

In 2017, the median age of all people in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was 35.8. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 35, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 44. But people in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA residents was 36.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

6.45%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

7.77k people

As of 2017, N/A% of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA residents (N/A people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was 6.45%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Vietnam

    1,590 ± 973 people

  2. Honduras

    1,434 ± 924 people

  3. Mexico

    1,346 ± 896 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was Vietnam, the natal country of 1,590 St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA residents, followed by Honduras with 1,434 and Mexico with 1,346.

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Citizenship

96.8%

2017 Citizenship

96.9%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 96.8% of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was 96.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    66.5k ± 1.13k

  2. Black or African American Alone

    36.8k ± 1.46k

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    9.94k ± 1.25k

In 2017, there were 1.81 times more White Alone residents (66.5k people) in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 36.8k Black or African American Alone and 9.94k Hispanic or Latino residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    6,586 speakers (5.87%)

  2. Vietnamese

    2,296 speakers (2.05%)

  3. French (Incl. Cajun)

    735 speakers (0.655%)

10.7% of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.8%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was Spanish. 5.87% of the overall population of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are native Spanish speakers. 2.05% speak Vietnamese and 0.655% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    1,937 ± 227

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    1,024 ± 202

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    849 ± 217

St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.89 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA awarded 880 degrees. The student population of St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is skewed towards women, with 985 male students and 1,601 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are White (367 and 41.8%), followed by Black or African American (340 and 38.7%), Hispanic or Latino (67 and 7.62%), and Unknown (56 and 6.37%).

The largest universities in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA by number of degrees awarded are Nunez Community College (880 and 100%).

The most popular majors in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are Industrial Technology (319 and 36.3%), General Studies (130 and 14.8%), and Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant (95 and 10.8%).

The median tuition costs in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 190 degrees awarded

  2. 95 degrees awarded

  3. 39 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was Industrial Technology with 190 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

880 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2016, the St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Nunez Community College with 880 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

422

Degrees Awarded to Men

458

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 422 men were awarded degrees from institutions in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA, which is 0.921 times less than the 458 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    367 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    340 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    67 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA were to White students. These 367 degrees mean that there were 1.08 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 340 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was $142,200 in 2017, which is 0.653 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $138,700 to $142,200, a 2.52% increase. The homeownership rate in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is 72.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have an average commute time of 27 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$49,563

Median Household Income

± $1,442

41.5k

Number of Households

± 1,327

In 2017, the median household income of the 41.5k households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA grew to $49,563 from the previous year's value of $48,660.

The following chart displays the households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$142,200

2017 Median

± $2,690

$138,700

2016 Median

± $2,738

In 2017, the median property value in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA grew to to $142,200 from the previous year's value of $138,700.

The following charts display, first, the property values in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800

Average Range

This chart shows the households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

72.7%

2017 Homeownership

72.9%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 72.7% of the housing units in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 72.9%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines 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 St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Commute Time

27 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have a longer commute time (27 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3.07% of the workforce in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    85.3%

  2. Carpooled

    9.53%

  3. Worked At Home

    1.72%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in St. Bernard, Jefferson (South) & Plaquemines Parishes PUMA, LA was Drove Alone (85.3%), followed by those who Carpooled (9.53%) and those who Worked At Home (1.72%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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