Living in Welsh, LA

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-03-10

Welsh SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
5
Education
4
Commute
5

Welsh, LA Crime Report

150
Total Crimes
4,644.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
80.81%
Above National Average

Welsh, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
3,234
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
18.7%
Median Home
$109,000
Median Income
$31,722
Median Rent
$675

Rankings for Welsh in Louisiana

Best Places Around Welsh

1

Crowley, LA
Population 12,960

2

Lake Charles, LA
Population 76,267

3

Opelousas, LA
Population 16,399

4

Abbeville, LA
Population 12,286

5

Jennings, LA
Population 10,047

6

Sulphur, LA
Population 20,241

7

Oakdale, LA
Population 7,640

8

Lafayette, LA
Population 126,515

9

Eunice, LA
Population 10,407

10

Ville Platte, LA
Population 7,196

Map Of Welsh, LA

Population over time in Welsh

Year Population % Change
2017 3,234 0.3%
2016 3,225 0.2%
2015 3,220 -0.1%
2014 3,223 -0.2%
2013 3,229 -0.0%
2012 3,230 -0.2%
2011 3,238 -0.1%
2010 3,241 -0.1%
2009 3,244 -
Crime/100k Welsh LA USA
Violent Crime 1548.0 537.5 368.9
Murder 31.0 11.4 5.0
Robbery 0.0 98.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 1455.1 383.4 246.8
Property Crime 3096.0 3276.0 2199.5
Burglary 557.3 668.1 376.0
Larceny 2352.9 2360.4 1594.6
Car Theft 185.8 247.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Welsh

White
73.2% (2,367)
African American
18.1% (585)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.3% (107)
Hispanic
5.4% (175)
Race Welsh LA USA
White 73.2% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 18.1% 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 3.3% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.4% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Welsh, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
14.0% (45,434)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (25,115)
$15,000 to $24,999
20.2% (65,187)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.3% (36,403)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.5% (27,373)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (45,716)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (43,740)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.0% (22,575)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (9,594)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (2,257)
Income Welsh LA USA
Less than $10,000 14.0% 9.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 20.2% 12.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.3% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.5% 12.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 16.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 10.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.0% 12.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in Welsh

Female
49.3% (1,593)
Male
50.7% (1,640)
Gender Welsh LA USA
Female 49.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Welsh for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (291)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (323)
High School / GED
40.0% (1,293)
Some College
24.0% (776)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (129)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (323)
Master's Degree
3.0% (97)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Welsh LA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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