Chalmette SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
7

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Chalmette Info Snack

Chalmette is a census-designated place (CDP) in, and the parish seat of, St. Bernard Parish, in southeast Louisiana, United States. The 2010 census reported that Chalmette had 16,751 people. The 2011 population is listed as 17,119; however, the pre-Katrina population was 32,069 at the 2000 census. The population hence declined by 46% between 2000 and 2010. Chalmette is part of the New Orleans?Metairie?Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area. Chalmette is located east of downtown New Orleans and south of Arabi, towards Lake Borgne.
Population
22,345
Unemployment
10.6%
Poverty
21.5%
Median Home
$134,800
Median Income
$42,581
Median Rent
$852

Rankings for Chalmette in Louisiana

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Map Of Chalmette, LA

Population over time in Chalmette

Year Population % Change
2016 22,345 4.9%
2015 21,311 10.0%
2014 19,375 7.5%
2013 18,019 8.1%
2012 16,663 14.8%
2011 14,514 16.6%
2010 12,453 -

Race / Ethnicity in Chalmette

White
62.6% (13,992)
African American
18.0% (4,033)
American Indian
0.7% (153)
Asian
3.6% (813)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (106)
Two Or More
2.1% (475)
Hispanic
12.4% (2,773)
Race Chalmette LA USA
White 62.6% 59.3% 60.6%
African American 18.0% 31.9% 10.4%
American Indian 0.7% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 1.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.1% 1.6% 2.5%
Hispanic 12.4% 4.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Chalmette, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
10.4% (2,323)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.7% (1,497)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.6% (3,262)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (2,256)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (3,284)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (3,932)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.8% (3,307)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.7% (1,720)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (469)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (312)
Income Chalmette LA USA
Less than $10,000 10.4% 10.1% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.7% 6.7% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.6% 12.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 10.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 13.3% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 16.3% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.8% 10.8% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.7% 11.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 4.1% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 3.7% 5.7%

Gender in Chalmette

Female
49.8% (11,122)
Male
50.2% (11,222)
Gender Chalmette LA USA
Female 49.8% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chalmette for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.5% (1,221)
9-12th Grade
11.8% (2,634)
High School / GED
38.5% (8,597)
Some College
23.4% (5,237)
Associate's Degree
5.6% (1,247)
Bachelor's Degree
11.4% (2,546)
Master's Degree
2.4% (531)
Professional Degree
1.0% (226)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (102)
Education Chalmette LA USA
< 9th Grade 5.5% 5.6% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 11.8% 10.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 38.5% 33.9% 27.5%
Some College 23.4% 21.3% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.6% 5.7% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 11.4% 15.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 2.4% 5.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.0% 1.3%

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