Meraux SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
9
Diversity
8
Safety
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Amenities
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Education
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Commute
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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
7,073
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
9.2%
Median Home
$160,400
Median Income
$70,449
Median Rent
$807

Rankings for Meraux in Louisiana

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Map Of Meraux, LA

Population over time in Meraux

Year Population % Change
2017 7,073 4.2%
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
75.3% (5,328)
African American
13.6% (963)
American Indian
0.5% (33)
Asian
2.1% (147)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (7)
Two Or More
0.5% (37)
Hispanic
7.9% (558)
Race Meraux LA USA
White 75.3% 59.0% 61.5%
African American 13.6% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 1.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.5% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 7.9% 5.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Meraux, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
9.2% (65,071)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (8,487)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.7% (61,535)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.8% (41,023)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.1% (78,510)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.5% (144,996)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.1% (106,802)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.2% (142,874)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.6% (32,535)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (26,877)
Income Meraux LA USA
Less than $10,000 9.2% 10.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.7% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.8% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.1% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.5% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.1% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.2% 12.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.6% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Meraux

Female
51.1% (3,612)
Male
48.9% (3,460)
Gender Meraux LA USA
Female 51.1% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Meraux for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.9% (349)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (780)
High School / GED
40.0% (2,830)
Some College
24.8% (1,757)
Associate's Degree
6.1% (429)
Bachelor's Degree
11.3% (797)
Master's Degree
1.6% (113)
Professional Degree
0.1% (7)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (6)
Education Meraux LA USA
< 9th Grade 4.9% 5.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 10.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 40.0% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 24.8% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.1% 5.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.3% 15.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 1.6% 5.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.1% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.1% 1.0% 1.4%

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