Living in New Iberia, LA

Demographics | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-11

New Iberia SnackAbility

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

New Iberia, LA Cost Of Living

86
New Iberia's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

New Iberia, Louisiana Info Snack

New Iberia (Spanish: Nueva Iberia, French: La Nouvelle-Ibérie) is the parish seat of Iberia Parish, Louisiana, United States. It is a small city located 30 miles (48 km) southeast of Lafayette.
Population
29,992
Unemployment
11.2%
Poverty
25.8%
Median Home
$106,900
Median Income
$37,628
Median Rent
$750

New Iberia, LA Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for New Iberia in Louisiana

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Map Of New Iberia, LA

Population over time in New Iberia

Year Population % Change
2017 29,992 -1.0%
2016 30,292 -1.4%
2015 30,717 -0.2%
2014 30,782 0.1%
2013 30,750 -0.0%
2012 30,752 -0.2%
2011 30,808 -0.2%
2010 30,884 -0.5%
2009 31,029 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Iberia

White
50.8% (15,250)
African American
40.8% (12,223)
American Indian
0.1% (23)
Asian
2.0% (608)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (37)
Two Or More
2.0% (601)
Hispanic
4.2% (1,250)
Race New Iberia LA USA
White 50.8% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 40.8% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.2% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For New Iberia, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
11.0% (329,505)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (260,589)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.4% (373,385)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.0% (419,957)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (359,387)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (558,059)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.5% (285,356)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.8% (293,162)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (65,685)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (54,109)
Income New Iberia LA USA
Less than $10,000 11.0% 9.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.4% 12.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.0% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 12.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 16.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 10.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.8% 12.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in New Iberia

Female
50.6% (15,187)
Male
49.4% (14,804)
Gender New Iberia LA USA
Female 50.6% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in New Iberia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (2,999)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (4,198)
High School / GED
41.0% (12,296)
Some College
15.0% (4,498)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,499)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (3,299)
Master's Degree
3.0% (899)
Professional Degree
1.0% (299)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education New Iberia LA USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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