Abbeville, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Abbeville, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
12,236
Unemployment
12.9%
Poverty
30.4%
Median Home
$95,400
Median Income
$38,900
Median Rent
$682

Abbeville SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
7

Abbeville, LA Crime Report

416
Total Crimes
3,426.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
38.33%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Abbeville
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 416 3,426.1 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 101 831.8 549.3 366.7
Murder 1 8.2 11.7 5.0
Robbery 23 189.4 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 75 617.7 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 315 2,594.3 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 91 749.5 579.0 340.5
Larceny 222 1,828.4 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 2 16.5 230.5 219.9

Abbeville, LA Cost Of Living

82
Abbeville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Abbeville Louisiana National Average
Overall 82 92 100
Services 94 96 100
Groceries 102 98 100
Health 90 98 100
Housing 51 81 100
Transportation 105 99 100
Utilities 88 88 100

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Rankings for Abbeville in Louisiana

Map Of Abbeville, LA

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Population over time in Abbeville

Year Population % Change
2019 12,236 -0.4%
2018 12,286 -0.5%
2017 12,350 -0.5%
2016 12,408 0.2%
2015 12,381 0.3%
2014 12,341 0.4%
2013 12,293 0.2%
2012 12,267 0.2%
2011 12,247 0.2%
2010 12,227 -

Race / Ethnicity in Abbeville

White
47.0% (5,750)
African American
42.8% (5,239)
American Indian
0.5% (63)
Asian
4.8% (592)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (73)
Two Or More
1.3% (156)
Hispanic
3.0% (363)
Race Abbeville LA USA
White 47.0% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 42.8% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 4.8% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.0% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Abbeville

Female
55.4% (6,772)
Male
44.6% (5,463)
Gender Abbeville LA USA
Female 55.4% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 44.6% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Abbeville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (1,223)
9-12th Grade
20.0% (2,447)
High School / GED
36.0% (4,404)
Some College
13.0% (1,590)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (978)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (734)
Master's Degree
5.0% (611)
Professional Degree
2.0% (244)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Abbeville LA USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 20.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Abbeville, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
16.4% (201,234)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.5% (104,600)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.3% (125,932)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (124,133)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (195,323)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (209,715)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.5% (115,652)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.4% (102,287)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (27,756)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (16,962)
Income Abbeville LA USA
Less than $10,000 16.4% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.5% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.3% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.4% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 4.6% 7.7%

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