Minden SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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Minden, Louisiana Info Snack

Minden is a small city in and the parish seat of Webster Parish in northwestern Louisiana, United States. It is located twenty-eight miles (45 km) east of Shreveport in Caddo Parish. The population has been relatively stable since 1960, when it was 12,786. Minden is 51.7 percent African American.
Population
12,614
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
23.4%
Median Home
$89,000
Median Income
$28,450
Median Rent
$724

Rankings for Minden in Louisiana

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Map Of Minden, LA

Population over time in Minden

Year Population % Change
2017 12,614 -1.4%
2016 12,790 -0.8%
2015 12,887 -0.8%
2014 12,988 -0.4%
2013 13,035 -0.2%
2012 13,062 -0.4%
2011 13,111 -0.0%
2010 13,112 -

Crime in Minden Per 100k

Crime Minden LA USA
Violent Crime 64.0 557.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 12.4 5.3
Robbery 32.0 114.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 24.0 390.3 248.9
Property Crime 1704.4 3366.8 2362.0
Burglary 280.1 731.5 430.4
Larceny 1360.3 2401.3 1694.0
Car Theft 64.0 234.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Minden

White
45.7% (5,767)
African American
50.6% (6,380)
American Indian
0.7% (86)
Asian
0.5% (65)
Hawaiian
0.2% (25)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (151)
Hispanic
1.1% (140)
Race Minden LA USA
White 45.7% 59.0% 61.5%
African American 50.6% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 1.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.1% 5.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Minden, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
16.6% (209,392)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.0% (138,754)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.1% (240,927)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (153,890)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (165,243)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.7% (160,197)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.7% (84,513)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.2% (65,592)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (21,443)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (21,443)
Income Minden LA USA
Less than $10,000 16.6% 10.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.0% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.1% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.7% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.7% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.2% 12.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Minden

Female
54.1% (6,830)
Male
45.9% (5,783)
Gender Minden LA USA
Female 54.1% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 45.9% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Minden for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.2% (528)
9-12th Grade
13.4% (1,695)
High School / GED
36.8% (4,636)
Some College
20.8% (2,622)
Associate's Degree
5.3% (668)
Bachelor's Degree
11.9% (1,501)
Master's Degree
6.4% (810)
Professional Degree
0.6% (77)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (72)
Education Minden LA USA
< 9th Grade 4.2% 5.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.4% 10.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 36.8% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 20.8% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.3% 5.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.9% 15.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.4% 5.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.0% 1.4%

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