Independence SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
5
Education
4
Commute
5

Independence, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
1,646
Unemployment
15.7%
Poverty
41.0%
Median Home
$96,600
Median Income
$35,679
Median Rent
$683

Rankings for Independence in Louisiana

Best Places Around Independence

1

Baton Rouge, LA
Population 227,549

2

Bogalusa, LA
Population 11,852

3

Kenner, LA
Population 67,253

4

Metairie, LA
Population 144,822

5

Baker, LA
Population 13,694

6

Merrydale, LA
Population 9,001

7

Central, LA
Population 28,462

8

Zachary, LA
Population 16,879

9

Donaldsonville, LA
Population 7,975

10

Hammond, LA
Population 20,325

Map Of Independence, LA

Population over time in Independence

Year Population % Change
2017 1,646 -3.4%
2016 1,704 5.6%
2015 1,613 -15.7%
2014 1,913 -9.4%
2013 2,111 5.5%
2012 2,000 -9.1%
2011 2,200 4.1%
2010 2,114 -

Crime in Independence Per 100k

Crime Independence LA USA
Violent Crime 890.1 557.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 12.4 5.3
Robbery 104.7 114.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 785.3 390.3 248.9
Property Crime 4816.8 3366.8 2362.0
Burglary 1570.7 731.5 430.4
Larceny 2827.2 2401.3 1694.0
Car Theft 418.8 234.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Independence

White
43.9% (722)
African American
43.6% (718)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (12)
Hispanic
11.8% (194)
Race Independence LA USA
White 43.9% 59.0% 61.5%
African American 43.6% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 11.8% 5.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Independence, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
10.7% (17,612)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (10,534)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.7% (29,134)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.6% (22,385)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (27,159)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (29,463)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.8% (7,900)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (15,801)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (1,975)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (2,798)
Income Independence LA USA
Less than $10,000 10.7% 10.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.7% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.6% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.8% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 12.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Independence

Female
53.1% (873)
Male
46.9% (772)
Gender Independence LA USA
Female 53.1% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Independence for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.9% (112)
9-12th Grade
18.8% (309)
High School / GED
44.1% (726)
Some College
16.9% (277)
Associate's Degree
0.6% (10)
Bachelor's Degree
8.7% (143)
Master's Degree
3.4% (55)
Professional Degree
0.6% (10)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Independence LA USA
< 9th Grade 6.9% 5.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 18.8% 10.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 44.1% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 16.9% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 0.6% 5.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 8.7% 15.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.4% 5.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.4%

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