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St. Tammany Parish
  • County in Louisiana

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Housing
    grade B+
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  4. Good for Families
    grade A
  5. Diversity
    grade B+
  6. Jobs
    grade B+
  7. Weather
    grade B
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  11. Commute
    grade C

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St. Tammany Parish is a County in Louisiana with a population of 258,447. St. Tammany Parish is one of the best places to live in Louisiana. In St. Tammany Parish, most residents own their homes. In St. Tammany Parish there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in St. Tammany Parish and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in St. Tammany Parish are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$223,300
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,143
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    21%
  • Own
    79%
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St. Tammany Parish Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    210.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    7.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    23.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    49.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    329.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,384.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    115.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  11%

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