Sulphur SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
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
20,241
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
12.4%
Median Home
$138,800
Median Income
$53,522
Median Rent
$835

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 76,267

5

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Population 10,047

6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Sulphur, LA

Population over time in Sulphur

Year Population % Change
2017 20,241 0.0%
2016 20,237 0.2%
2015 20,198 -0.0%
2014 20,199 -0.4%
2013 20,275 -0.0%
2012 20,279 0.1%
2011 20,268 -0.3%
2010 20,323 0.5%
2009 20,218 -
Crime/100k Sulphur LA USA
Violent Crime 469.1 537.5 368.9
Murder 4.9 11.4 5.0
Robbery 79.0 98.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 321.0 383.4 246.8
Property Crime 4340.7 3276.0 2199.5
Burglary 681.5 668.1 376.0
Larceny 3412.3 2360.4 1594.6
Car Theft 246.9 247.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sulphur

White
86.7% (17,540)
African American
5.3% (1,070)
American Indian
0.2% (49)
Asian
0.5% (94)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (425)
Hispanic
5.3% (1,063)
Race Sulphur LA USA
White 86.7% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 5.3% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.3% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Sulphur, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
7.3% (147,456)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (92,223)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (226,757)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (239,426)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (263,495)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (366,613)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.3% (270,082)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.3% (330,129)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (69,167)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (18,748)
Income Sulphur LA USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 962.4% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 624.0% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 1219.6% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 1066.4% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 1291.8% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 1620.1% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.3% 1086.1% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.3% 1228.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 472.0% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 429.0% 697.9%

Gender in Sulphur

Female
51.5% (10,419)
Male
48.5% (9,822)
Gender Sulphur LA USA
Female 51.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sulphur for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (607)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (2,024)
High School / GED
35.0% (7,084)
Some College
26.0% (5,262)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,619)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (2,631)
Master's Degree
4.0% (809)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (202)
Education Sulphur LA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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