Zachary SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
6

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Zachary, Louisiana Info Snack

Zachary is a city in the East Baton Rouge parish of Louisiana in the United States. It lies 16 miles (26 km) north of the city of Baton Rouge, and had a population of 14,960 at the 2010 census, up from 11,275 in 2000.
Population
16,154
Unemployment
3.2%
Poverty
8.8%
Median Home
$206,300
Median Income
$75,472
Median Rent
$982

Rankings for Zachary in Louisiana

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3

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4

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5

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Map Of Zachary, LA

Population over time in Zachary

Year Population % Change
2016 16,154 1.8%
2015 15,868 1.9%
2014 15,579 2.1%
2013 15,256 2.0%
2012 14,954 2.7%
2011 14,559 1.9%
2010 14,284 -

Crime in Zachary Per 100k

Crime Zachary LA USA
Violent Crime 447.7 566.1 386.3
Murder 6.0 11.8 5.3
Robbery 35.8 119.1 102.8
Aggravated Assault 382.0 396.4 248.5
Property Crime 3181.5 3297.7 2450.7
Burglary 399.9 740.5 468.9
Larceny 2548.8 2336.3 1745.0
Car Theft 232.8 220.8 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Zachary

White
58.4% (9,434)
African American
38.6% (6,240)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.8% (127)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (48)
Two Or More
1.4% (232)
Hispanic
0.5% (73)
Race Zachary LA USA
White 58.4% 59.3% 60.6%
African American 38.6% 31.9% 10.4%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 1.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.6% 2.5%
Hispanic 0.5% 4.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Zachary, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
3.6% (581)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (1,179)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.4% (1,033)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.0% (1,130)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.3% (1,502)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.6% (2,520)
$75,000 to $99,999
21.8% (3,521)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.9% (2,891)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (726)
$200,000 or more
6.7% (1,082)
Income Zachary LA USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 10.1% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 6.7% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.4% 12.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.0% 10.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.3% 13.3% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.6% 16.3% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 21.8% 10.8% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.9% 11.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 4.1% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 6.7% 3.7% 5.7%

Gender in Zachary

Female
52.3% (8,446)
Male
47.7% (7,707)
Gender Zachary LA USA
Female 52.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Zachary for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.9% (140)
9-12th Grade
5.9% (960)
High School / GED
25.3% (4,093)
Some College
26.9% (4,347)
Associate's Degree
6.7% (1,074)
Bachelor's Degree
21.6% (3,491)
Master's Degree
7.8% (1,265)
Professional Degree
3.0% (489)
Doctorate Degree
1.8% (291)
Education Zachary LA USA
< 9th Grade 0.9% 5.6% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 5.9% 10.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 25.3% 33.9% 27.5%
Some College 26.9% 21.3% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.7% 5.7% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 21.6% 15.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 7.8% 5.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 3.0% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.8% 1.0% 1.3%

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