Sulphur SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Sulphur, Louisiana Info Snack

Sulphur (French: Soufre) is a city in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 20,410 at the 2010 census. Sulphur is part of the Lake Charles Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
20,198
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
15.6%
Median Home
$121,900
Median Income
$52,217
Median Rent
$777

Rankings for Sulphur in Louisiana

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1

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2

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3

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4

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Population 75,044

5

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Population 10,180

6

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7

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Population 117,729

8

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9

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10

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Population 19,128

Map Of Sulphur, LA

Population over time in Sulphur

Year Population % Change
2016 20,198 -0.0%
2015 20,199 -0.4%
2014 20,275 -0.0%
2013 20,279 0.1%
2012 20,268 -0.3%
2011 20,323 0.5%
2010 20,218 -

Crime in Sulphur Per 100k

Crime Sulphur LA USA
Violent Crime 501.4 566.1 386.3
Murder 0.0 11.8 5.3
Robbery 69.5 119.1 102.8
Aggravated Assault 417.0 396.4 248.5
Property Crime 4428.6 3297.7 2450.7
Burglary 799.3 740.5 468.9
Larceny 3366.1 2336.3 1745.0
Car Theft 263.1 220.8 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sulphur

White
90.4% (18,263)
African American
3.2% (642)
American Indian
0.2% (39)
Asian
0.7% (149)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.0% (212)
Hispanic
4.4% (893)
Race Sulphur LA USA
White 90.4% 59.3% 60.6%
African American 3.2% 31.9% 10.4%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.6% 2.5%
Hispanic 4.4% 4.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Sulphur, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
8.4% (1,696)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (1,030)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (2,262)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (2,201)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (2,605)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.9% (4,019)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (2,524)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.8% (2,989)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (484)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (383)
Income Sulphur LA USA
Less than $10,000 8.4% 10.1% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 6.7% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 12.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 10.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 13.3% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.9% 16.3% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 10.8% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.8% 11.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 4.1% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 3.7% 5.7%

Gender in Sulphur

Female
52.3% (10,555)
Male
47.7% (9,642)
Gender Sulphur LA USA
Female 52.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sulphur for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.9% (785)
9-12th Grade
8.4% (1,704)
High School / GED
35.9% (7,251)
Some College
25.5% (5,156)
Associate's Degree
7.2% (1,445)
Bachelor's Degree
13.5% (2,723)
Master's Degree
4.5% (914)
Professional Degree
0.4% (82)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (133)
Education Sulphur LA USA
< 9th Grade 3.9% 5.6% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 8.4% 10.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 35.9% 33.9% 27.5%
Some College 25.5% 21.3% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.2% 5.7% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 13.5% 15.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 4.5% 5.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.0% 1.3%

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