Violet SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
5

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Violet, Louisiana Info Snack

Violet is a census-designated place (CDP) in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 8,555 at the 2000 census. Violet is located on the east bank of the Mississippi River, approximately 7.5 miles (12.1 km) southeast of New Orleans and is part of the New Orleans?Metairie?Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
5,705
Unemployment
15.0%
Poverty
23.4%
Median Home
$128,800
Median Income
$36,188
Median Rent
$845

Rankings for Violet in Louisiana

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3

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4

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5

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Population 31,425

6

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7

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Population 17,888

8

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9

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10

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Population 11,114

Map Of Violet, LA

Population over time in Violet

Year Population % Change
2017 5,705 1.5%
2016 5,621 -8.1%
2015 6,119 0.3%
2014 6,102 2.3%
2013 5,966 9.4%
2012 5,451 8.5%
2011 5,023 20.2%
2010 4,178 -

Race / Ethnicity in Violet

White
29.7% (1,696)
African American
60.9% (3,474)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (68)
Hispanic
8.2% (467)
Race Violet LA USA
White 29.7% 59.0% 61.5%
African American 60.9% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 8.2% 5.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Violet, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
9.4% (53,627)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (42,787)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.9% (90,709)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.0% (79,870)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.0% (96,985)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.0% (79,870)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.8% (61,614)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (51,345)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (13,121)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Violet LA USA
Less than $10,000 9.4% 10.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.9% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.0% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.0% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.0% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 12.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Violet

Female
50.8% (2,896)
Male
49.2% (2,808)
Gender Violet LA USA
Female 50.8% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Violet for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.9% (451)
9-12th Grade
13.7% (780)
High School / GED
48.3% (2,754)
Some College
19.8% (1,131)
Associate's Degree
4.7% (270)
Bachelor's Degree
4.4% (252)
Master's Degree
1.1% (63)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Violet LA USA
< 9th Grade 7.9% 5.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.7% 10.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 48.3% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 19.8% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.7% 5.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 4.4% 15.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 1.1% 5.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.4%

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