Living in Merrydale, LA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Merrydale SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
4
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8

Merrydale, LA Cost Of Living

92
Merrydale's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Merrydale, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
8,808
Unemployment
10.5%
Poverty
25.8%
Median Home
$113,900
Median Income
$37,946
Median Rent
$914

Merrydale, LA Photos

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Map Of Merrydale, LA

Population over time in Merrydale

Year Population % Change
2017 8,808 -2.1%
2016 9,001 1.3%
2015 8,884 -1.4%
2014 9,008 -6.2%
2013 9,601 -1.8%
2012 9,774 0.4%
2011 9,731 -3.4%
2010 10,078 0.9%
2009 9,985 -

Race / Ethnicity in Merrydale

White
3.2% (283)
African American
93.6% (8,246)
American Indian
0.1% (12)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (65)
Hispanic
2.3% (202)
Race Merrydale LA USA
White 3.2% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 93.6% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.3% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Merrydale, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
3.9% (33,922)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.1% (97,342)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.7% (164,596)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.3% (116,810)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.3% (152,502)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (150,438)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.2% (45,721)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (80,823)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (6,489)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (32,152)
Income Merrydale LA USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 9.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.1% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.7% 12.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.3% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.3% 12.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 16.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.2% 10.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 12.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in Merrydale

Female
56.2% (4,947)
Male
43.8% (3,860)
Gender Merrydale LA USA
Female 56.2% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 43.8% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Merrydale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (176)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (704)
High School / GED
40.0% (3,523)
Some College
26.0% (2,290)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (528)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (968)
Master's Degree
6.0% (528)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (88)
Education Merrydale LA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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