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Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

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Population:

  • Total Population: 455,466
  • Males: 218,109
  • Females: 237,357

Ethnicity:

  • White: 298,244
  • Black/African American: 103,335
  • Hispanic: 32,227
  • Native American/Eskimo: 1,692
  • Asian: 13,720
  • Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 141
  • Other: 421
  • 2 or more: 5,686

Top 5 Languages spoken at home:

  1. English only (370,260)
  2. Spanish (29,285)
  3. French (7,095)
  4. Vietnamese (6,325)
  5. Arabic (1,550)

Top 7 Countries of Origin for Immigrants

Total Reported: 34,062

  1. Honduras (6,177)
  2. Vietnam (4,644)
  3. Cuba (2,450)
  4. Nicaragua (2,266)
  5. Mexico (1,937)
  6. Guatemala (1,403)
  7. India (1,215)

Top 5 Religions by Adherents:

  1. Catholic Church (188,862)
  2. Southern Baptist Convention (31,077)
  3. Assemblies of God (7,471)
  4. United Methodist Church, The (5,596)
  5. Independent, Charismatic Churches (3,500)

Migrant Health Clinics

    Disabilities:

    • Total Reported: 159,359
    • Sensory: 15,515
    • Physical: 37,481
    • Mental: 21,762
    • Self-care: 12,843
    • Go outside home: 32,106
    • Employment: 38,966

    Grandparents as caregivers

    Grandparents as caregivers: 5,922

    Heating fuel:

    • Total Reported: 176,234
    • Utility gas: 91,282
    • Bottled or LP gas: 1,290
    • Electricity: 82,770
    • Fuel oil, kerosene: 54
    • Coal or Coke: 0
    • Wood: 54
    • Solar Energy: 40
    • Other fuel: 58
    • No fuel used: 686

    Vehicles available:

    • Total Reported: 311,782
    • No vehicle: 25,927
    • 1 or more vehicle: 285,855

    Education Attainment:

    • No School: 3,155
    • No High School: 17,969
    • Some High School: 40,821
    • High School: 89,528
    • Some College: 69,824
    • Associate's Degree: 13,248
    • College Degree: 43,345
    • Master's Degree: 11,723
    • Professional Degree: 7,385
    • Doctoral Degree: 1,763

    Household Phones:

    • Households Reporting: 176,234
    • Owners with phone: 111,690
    • Owners without phone: 844
    • Renters with phone: 61,179
    • Renters without phone: 2,521

    10 closest counties:

    1. Orleans Parish, Louisiana
    2. St. Charles Parish, Louisiana
    3. St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana
    4. St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana
    5. St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana
    6. Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana
    7. Lafourche Parish, Louisiana
    8. St. James Parish, Louisiana
    9. Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana
    10. Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana

    Data Detail

    Zip Codes in county:

    70001, 70002, 70003, 70004, 70005, 70006, 70009, 70010, 70011, 70033, 70036, 70053, 70054, 70055, 70056, 70058, 70059, 70060, 70062, 70063, 70064, 70065, 70067, 70072, 70073, 70094, 70096, 70121, 70123, 70141, 70181, 70183, 70358

    Licensed Broadcast Media Outlets:

    • WDVW (92.3 FM) METAIRIE, LA
    • WKBU (95.7 FM) METAIRIE, LA
    • WNXX (104.5 FM) KENNER, LA
    • WWL-FM (105.3 FM) METAIRIE, LA
    • WVOG (600 AM) MATAIRIE, LA
    • KKNO (750 AM) KENNER, LA
    • WFNO (830 AM) METAIRIE, LA
    • WGSO (990 AM) METAIRIE, LA
    • WFPA (1400 AM) KENNER, LA
    • WITA (1490 AM) METAIRIE, LA
    • KGLA (1540 AM) MARRERO, LA
    • Page last updated on Mar 12, 2007
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