Carencro, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
8,984
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
19.0%
Median Home
$167,300
Median Income
$39,162
Median Rent
$759

Carencro SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
6

Carencro, LA Crime Report

250
Total Crimes
2,663.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
7.53%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Carencro
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 250 2,663.3 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 34 362.2 549.3 366.7
Murder 3 32.0 11.7 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 31 330.2 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 216 2,301.1 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 43 458.1 579.0 340.5
Larceny 173 1,843.0 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 230.5 219.9

Carencro, LA Cost Of Living

90
Carencro's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Carencro Louisiana National Average
Overall 90 92 100
Services 94 96 100
Groceries 102 98 100
Health 90 98 100
Housing 77 81 100
Transportation 105 99 100
Utilities 88 88 100

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
2019 8,984 2.4%
2018 8,775 1.8%
2017 8,620 2.4%
2016 8,420 1.8%
2015 8,269 2.3%
2014 8,084 2.5%
2013 7,885 2.3%
2012 7,704 3.5%
2011 7,447 1.3%
2010 7,355 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carencro

White
50.4% (4,524)
African American
46.0% (4,136)
American Indian
0.1% (8)
Asian
0.3% (30)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (38)
Two Or More
0.3% (28)
Hispanic
2.4% (220)
Race Carencro LA USA
White 50.4% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 46.0% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.4% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Carencro

Female
50.6% (4,549)
Male
49.4% (4,435)
Gender Carencro LA USA
Female 50.6% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carencro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (808)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (1,078)
High School / GED
34.0% (3,054)
Some College
20.0% (1,796)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (628)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,167)
Master's Degree
5.0% (449)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Carencro LA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 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
10.1% (90,780)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (66,877)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.8% (141,892)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (85,949)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (144,181)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.2% (91,289)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (97,646)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.5% (148,504)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (26,954)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (4,322)
Income Carencro LA USA
Less than $10,000 10.1% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.8% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.2% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.5% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 4.6% 7.7%

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