Living in Donaldsonville, LA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Donaldsonville SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
8.5

Donaldsonville, LA Cost Of Living

88
Donaldsonville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Donaldsonville, Louisiana Info Snack

Donaldsonville (historically French: Lafourche-des-Chitimachas) is a small city in and the parish seat of Ascension Parish in south Louisiana, United States, located along the River Road of the west bank of the Mississippi River. The population was 7,436 at the 2010 census, a decrease of more than 150 from the 7,605 tabulation in 2000. Donaldsonville is part of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
8,090
Unemployment
14.3%
Poverty
39.4%
Median Home
$110,800
Median Income
$22,716
Median Rent
$617

Donaldsonville, LA Photos

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Map Of Donaldsonville, LA

Population over time in Donaldsonville

Year Population % Change
2017 8,090 1.4%
2016 7,975 0.7%
2015 7,916 4.5%
2014 7,577 0.9%
2013 7,507 0.4%
2012 7,476 -0.1%
2011 7,483 -0.8%
2010 7,542 0.4%
2009 7,513 -

Race / Ethnicity in Donaldsonville

White
23.3% (1,882)
African American
75.0% (6,071)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (9)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
1.6% (128)
Race Donaldsonville LA USA
White 23.3% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 75.0% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.6% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Donaldsonville, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
28.3% (229,030)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.8% (70,857)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.5% (125,255)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.9% (47,982)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.4% (83,968)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.5% (92,895)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.7% (54,119)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (66,672)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (30,965)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (7,253)
Income Donaldsonville LA USA
Less than $10,000 28.3% 9.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.8% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.5% 12.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.9% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.4% 12.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.5% 16.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.7% 10.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 12.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in Donaldsonville

Female
53.8% (4,353)
Male
46.2% (3,737)
Gender Donaldsonville LA USA
Female 53.8% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Donaldsonville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (647)
9-12th Grade
18.0% (1,456)
High School / GED
39.0% (3,155)
Some College
13.0% (1,051)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (485)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,051)
Master's Degree
3.0% (242)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Donaldsonville LA USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 18.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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