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New Orleans Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
388,182
Unemployment Rate
5.5%
Poverty Rate
25.3%
Non-Citizens
3.3%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 46 responses
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  • Friendly
    50%
  • Eccentric
    24%
  • Family oriented
    9%
  • Stay to themselves
    9%
  • Closed off
    4%
  • Nosy
    2%
  • Progressive
    2%

New Orleans Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    59%
  • White
    31%
  • Hispanic
    6%
  • Asian
    3%
  • Two or more races
    1%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    52%
  • Male
    48%
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    19%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    13%

Income

Median Household Income
$38,721
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    36%
  • $25-$44k
    19%
  • $45-$74k
    17%
  • $75-$149k
    18%
  • $150k+
    9%
Median Individual Income
$24,553
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    35%
  • $15-$34k
    28%
  • $35-$64k
    21%
  • $65k+
    16%

Community

Poll
62%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.53 responses
Poll
48%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted.50 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 36 responses
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  • Go on a fun adventure every weekend!
    36%
  • Know your surroundings
    31%
  • Enjoying having alot of time alone
    8%
  • It's a small town, everyone knows everyone
    8%
  • Enjoy free parking to the ferry!
    6%
  • Noisy neighbours
    6%
  • Get involved in the community
    3%
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