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, Louisiana 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
7,296
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
10.0%
Median Home
$162,700
Median Income
$69,300
Median Rent
$853

Rankings for Meraux in Louisiana

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Map Of Meraux, LA

Population over time in Meraux

Year Population % Change
2017 7,296 7.5%
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
74.0% (5,401)
African American
12.4% (903)
American Indian
0.3% (20)
Asian
2.3% (168)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (11)
Two Or More
0.5% (39)
Hispanic
10.3% (754)
Race Meraux LA USA
White 74.0% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 12.4% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.3% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.5% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.3% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Meraux, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
9.2% (66,836)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.9% (13,498)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.6% (40,496)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (73,091)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (82,310)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (129,062)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (95,809)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.4% (141,244)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.6% (48,398)
$200,000 or more
5.3% (38,850)
Income Meraux LA USA
Less than $10,000 9.2% 962.4% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.9% 624.0% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.6% 1219.6% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 1066.4% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 1291.8% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 1620.1% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 1086.1% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.4% 1228.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.6% 472.0% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 5.3% 429.0% 697.9%

Gender in Meraux

Female
53.4% (3,892)
Male
46.6% (3,403)
Gender Meraux LA USA
Female 53.4% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.6% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Meraux for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (437)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (510)
High School / GED
40.0% (2,918)
Some College
27.0% (1,969)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (510)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (802)
Master's Degree
2.0% (145)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Meraux LA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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