Meraux SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
6

Meraux Info Snack

Meraux is a census-designated place (CDP) in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 10,192 at the 2000 census. It is part of the New Orleans?Metairie?Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
6,787
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
8.8%
Median Home
$156,500
Median Income
$67,028
Median Rent
$913

Rankings for Meraux in Louisiana

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Map Of Meraux, LA

Population over time in Meraux

Year Population % Change
2016 6,787 6.1%
2015 6,397 -3.5%
2014 6,627 6.8%
2013 6,203 6.7%
2012 5,816 12.8%
2011 5,156 18.6%
2010 4,348 -

Race / Ethnicity in Meraux

White
77.0% (5,229)
African American
14.9% (1,010)
American Indian
0.7% (46)
Asian
0.7% (45)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (7)
Two Or More
0.4% (26)
Hispanic
6.2% (424)
Race Meraux LA USA
White 77.0% 59.3% 60.6%
African American 14.9% 31.9% 10.4%
American Indian 0.7% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.6% 2.5%
Hispanic 6.2% 4.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Meraux, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
8.3% (563)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (176)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.9% (468)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.4% (366)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (889)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.8% (1,479)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.4% (1,113)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.9% (1,147)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.0% (542)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (40)
Income Meraux LA USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 10.1% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 6.7% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.9% 12.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.4% 10.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 13.3% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.8% 16.3% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.4% 10.8% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.9% 11.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.0% 4.1% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 3.7% 5.7%

Gender in Meraux

Female
51.2% (3,472)
Male
48.8% (3,314)
Gender Meraux LA USA
Female 51.2% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Meraux for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.3% (357)
9-12th Grade
10.7% (728)
High School / GED
41.9% (2,840)
Some College
23.8% (1,612)
Associate's Degree
5.6% (380)
Bachelor's Degree
10.6% (718)
Master's Degree
2.1% (142)
Professional Degree
0.1% (6)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Meraux LA USA
< 9th Grade 5.3% 5.6% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 10.7% 10.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 41.9% 33.9% 27.5%
Some College 23.8% 21.3% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.6% 5.7% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 10.6% 15.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 2.1% 5.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.1% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.3%

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