Carencro, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Carencro, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
9,346
Unemployment
3.1%
Poverty
17.5%
Median Home
$181,400
Median Income
$48,406
Median Rent
$758

Carencro SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
6

Carencro, LA Crime Report

250
Total Crimes
2,663.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
13.52%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Carencro
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 250 2,663.3 3,523.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 34 362.2 639.4 387.8
Murder 3 32.0 15.8 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 80.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 31 330.2 497.0 279.7
Property Crime 216 2,301.1 2,884.4 1,958.2
Burglary 43 458.1 510.1 314.2
Larceny 173 1,843.0 2,107.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 0 0.0 266.9 246.0

Carencro, LA Cost Of Living

92
Carencro's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Carencro Louisiana National Average
Overall 92 91 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 103 97 100
Health 93 97 100
Housing 79 83 100
Transportation 102 93 100
Utilities 90 86 100

Carencro, LA Photos

Downtown Carencroc Louisiana
Source: Public Domain
Stpeters Carencrotower

Rankings for Carencro in Louisiana

Map Of Carencro, LA

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Population over time in Carencro

Year Population % Change
2020 9,346 6.5%
2019 8,775 1.8%
2018 8,620 2.4%
2017 8,420 1.8%
2016 8,269 2.3%
2015 8,084 2.5%
2014 7,885 2.3%
2013 7,704 3.5%
2012 7,447 1.3%
2011 7,355 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carencro

White
49.8% (4,651)
African American
48.6% (4,542)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (31)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.5% (51)
Hispanic
0.8% (71)
Race Carencro LA USA
White 49.8% 58.3% 60.1%
African American 48.6% 31.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.3% 1.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.5% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 0.8% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Carencro

Female
48.0% (4,490)
Male
52.0% (4,856)
Gender Carencro LA USA
Female 48.0% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 52.0% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carencro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (467)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (747)
High School / GED
38.0% (3,551)
Some College
22.0% (2,056)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (654)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (1,401)
Master's Degree
5.0% (467)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Carencro LA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Carencro, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
10.4% (97,088)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (46,582)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (130,677)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.7% (71,590)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (142,935)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.8% (128,961)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.1% (84,584)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.2% (188,783)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (32,608)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (10,787)
Income Carencro LA USA
Less than $10,000 10.4% 8.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 12.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.7% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.8% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.1% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.2% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 4.7% 8.3%

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