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  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C
  12. Commute
    B+
Amelia is a town in Louisiana with a population of 1,876. Amelia is in St. Mary Parish. Living in Amelia offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Amelia and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Amelia are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$36,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$735
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    44%
  • Own
    56%
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Amelia Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    22%
  • 10-17 years
    4%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    26%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    8%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    2%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    8%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    46%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    42%
    13%

Working in Amelia

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$29,638
National
$55,322
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Amelia Reviews

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It's either fast food or family owned restaurants. the family owned are the best!
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The non franchises are by far the best, so homey and unique!
The weather is just very bipolar.