Jennings SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
7

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Jennings, Louisiana Info Snack

Jennings is a city in and the parish seat of Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana, United States, near Lake Charles. The population was 10,383 at the 2010 census, a small decline from the 2000 tabulation. The city is 68 percent white.
Population
10,084
Unemployment
9.7%
Poverty
24.1%
Median Home
$99,600
Median Income
$29,874
Median Rent
$600

Rankings for Jennings in Louisiana

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4

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8

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9

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Map Of Jennings, LA

Population over time in Jennings

Year Population % Change
2017 10,084 -0.9%
2016 10,180 -0.4%
2015 10,226 -0.4%
2014 10,265 -0.4%
2013 10,311 -0.5%
2012 10,365 -0.6%
2011 10,428 -0.3%
2010 10,462 -

Crime in Jennings Per 100k

Crime Jennings LA USA
Violent Crime 208.5 557.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 12.4 5.3
Robbery 0.0 114.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 208.5 390.3 248.9
Property Crime 3811.8 3366.8 2362.0
Burglary 625.4 731.5 430.4
Larceny 3176.5 2401.3 1694.0
Car Theft 9.9 234.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Jennings

White
72.6% (7,323)
African American
24.5% (2,475)
American Indian
0.7% (72)
Asian
0.1% (8)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (184)
Hispanic
0.2% (22)
Race Jennings LA USA
White 72.6% 59.0% 61.5%
African American 24.5% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 1.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.2% 5.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Jennings, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
12.7% (128,066)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.8% (98,823)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.1% (182,520)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.8% (149,243)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.6% (96,806)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.4% (125,041)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (102,856)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.9% (69,579)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (22,184)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (32,268)
Income Jennings LA USA
Less than $10,000 12.7% 10.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.8% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.1% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.8% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.6% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.4% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.9% 12.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Jennings

Female
51.7% (5,215)
Male
48.3% (4,868)
Gender Jennings LA USA
Female 51.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jennings for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.6% (1,068)
9-12th Grade
15.3% (1,541)
High School / GED
36.8% (3,714)
Some College
18.8% (1,890)
Associate's Degree
4.2% (426)
Bachelor's Degree
9.4% (943)
Master's Degree
3.6% (366)
Professional Degree
1.1% (110)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (21)
Education Jennings LA USA
< 9th Grade 10.6% 5.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 15.3% 10.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 36.8% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 18.8% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.2% 5.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 9.4% 15.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.6% 5.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.0% 1.4%

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