Violet SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
4

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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
5,424
Unemployment
13.2%
Poverty
19.8%
Median Home
$127,700
Median Income
$39,211
Median Rent
$891

Rankings for Violet in Louisiana

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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Map Of Violet, LA

Population over time in Violet

Year Population % Change
2017 5,424 -4.9%
2016 5,705 1.5%
2015 5,621 -8.1%
2014 6,119 0.3%
2013 6,102 2.3%
2012 5,966 9.4%
2011 5,451 8.5%
2010 5,023 20.2%
2009 4,178 -

Race / Ethnicity in Violet

White
27.2% (1,473)
African American
62.8% (3,407)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.5% (82)
Hispanic
8.5% (462)
Race Violet LA USA
White 27.2% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 62.8% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.5% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Violet, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
9.8% (52,917)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (46,932)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.9% (80,950)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.1% (76,540)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (61,106)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (103,944)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (66,461)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.7% (41,892)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (11,654)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Violet LA USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 962.4% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 624.0% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.9% 1219.6% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.1% 1066.4% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 1291.8% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 1620.1% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 1086.1% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.7% 1228.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 472.0% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 429.0% 697.9%

Gender in Violet

Female
53.1% (2,882)
Male
46.9% (2,542)
Gender Violet LA USA
Female 53.1% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Violet for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (325)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (705)
High School / GED
43.0% (2,332)
Some College
25.0% (1,356)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (325)
Bachelor's Degree
5.0% (271)
Master's Degree
2.0% (108)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Violet LA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 43.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 5.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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