Houma SnackAbility

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

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Houma, Louisiana Info Snack

Houma (/hom/ HOH-m) is the largest city in and the parish seat of Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana, and the largest principal city of the Houma?Bayou Cane?Thibodaux Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city's powers of government have been absorbed by the parish, which is now run by the Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government. The population was 33,727 at the 2010 census, an increase of 1,334 over the 2000 tabulation of 32,393.
Population
33,784
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
24.8%
Median Home
$153,000
Median Income
$43,178
Median Rent
$789

Rankings for Houma in Louisiana

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Map Of Houma, LA

Population over time in Houma

Year Population % Change
2017 33,784 -0.8%
2016 34,052 0.2%
2015 33,982 0.5%
2014 33,807 0.1%
2013 33,788 0.2%
2012 33,719 0.0%
2011 33,706 0.2%
2010 33,631 -

Crime in Houma Per 100k

Crime Houma LA USA
Violent Crime 360.9 557.0 382.9
Murder 5.9 12.4 5.3
Robbery 52.8 114.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 243.5 390.3 248.9
Property Crime 3652.8 3366.8 2362.0
Burglary 492.9 731.5 430.4
Larceny 3013.2 2401.3 1694.0
Car Theft 146.7 234.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Houma

White
61.5% (20,788)
African American
25.7% (8,678)
American Indian
4.4% (1,500)
Asian
0.7% (245)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (33)
Two Or More
3.1% (1,044)
Hispanic
4.4% (1,496)
Race Houma LA USA
White 61.5% 59.0% 61.5%
African American 25.7% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 4.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.4% 5.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Houma, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
12.7% (429,056)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.6% (256,758)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.7% (429,056)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (364,867)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.4% (385,137)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.7% (429,056)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (371,624)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.3% (483,111)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (91,216)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (138,514)
Income Houma LA USA
Less than $10,000 12.7% 10.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.6% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.7% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.4% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.7% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.3% 12.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Houma

Female
50.2% (16,969)
Male
49.8% (16,814)
Gender Houma LA USA
Female 50.2% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Houma for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.7% (2,609)
9-12th Grade
10.6% (3,594)
High School / GED
39.5% (13,344)
Some College
20.9% (7,056)
Associate's Degree
4.2% (1,421)
Bachelor's Degree
12.6% (4,252)
Master's Degree
2.9% (963)
Professional Degree
1.3% (434)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (106)
Education Houma LA USA
< 9th Grade 7.7% 5.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.6% 10.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 39.5% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 20.9% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.2% 5.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 12.6% 15.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.9% 5.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.3% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.0% 1.4%

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