Living in Prairieville, LA

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Prairieville SnackAbility

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

Prairieville, LA Cost Of Living

106
Prairieville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Prairieville, Louisiana Info Snack

Prairieville is a census-designated place in Ascension Parish, Louisiana, United States. It is south of Baton Rouge and north of Gonzales.
Population
31,721
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
7.2%
Median Home
$231,600
Median Income
$94,478
Median Rent
$1,152

Rankings for Prairieville in Louisiana

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Map Of Prairieville, LA

Population over time in Prairieville

Year Population % Change
2017 31,721 3.9%
2016 30,536 2.7%
2015 29,732 0.0%
2014 29,721 4.4%
2013 28,465 3.2%
2012 27,575 0.5%
2011 27,447 1.1%
2010 27,151 3.9%
2009 26,132 -

Race / Ethnicity in Prairieville

White
77.1% (24,455)
African American
9.9% (3,140)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.2% (695)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (194)
Two Or More
4.4% (1,392)
Hispanic
5.8% (1,845)
Race Prairieville LA USA
White 77.1% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 9.9% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.8% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Prairieville, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
3.7% (117,605)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.1% (65,468)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.3% (137,157)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.0% (191,664)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.0% (286,164)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.4% (393,402)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (433,690)
$100,000 to $149,999
25.1% (794,802)
$150,000 to $199,999
15.1% (479,903)
$200,000 or more
8.6% (272,241)
Income Prairieville LA USA
Less than $10,000 3.7% 9.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.1% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.3% 12.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.0% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.0% 12.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.4% 16.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 10.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 25.1% 12.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 15.1% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 8.6% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in Prairieville

Female
50.3% (15,941)
Male
49.7% (15,780)
Gender Prairieville LA USA
Female 50.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Prairieville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,268)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,586)
High School / GED
26.0% (8,247)
Some College
21.0% (6,661)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,537)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (7,930)
Master's Degree
9.0% (2,854)
Professional Degree
1.0% (317)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (317)
Education Prairieville LA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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