Living in Central, LA

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Central, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
29,107
Unemployment
3.0%
Poverty
5.7%
Median Home
$217,700
Median Income
$80,015
Median Rent
$928

Central SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
4

Central, LA Cost Of Living

100
Central's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Central Louisiana National Average
Overall 100 92 100
Services 106 96 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 103 98 100
Housing 97 81 100
Transportation 103 99 100
Utilities 84 88 100

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Rankings for Central in Louisiana

Map Of Central, LA

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Population over time in Central

Year Population % Change
2019 29,107 1.9%
2018 28,577 0.4%
2017 28,462 1.6%
2016 28,017 0.9%
2015 27,768 1.0%
2014 27,505 1.0%
2013 27,224 0.7%
2012 27,035 0.7%
2011 26,855 -0.1%
2010 26,887 -

Race / Ethnicity in Central

White
86.9% (25,296)
African American
8.5% (2,468)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.8% (222)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (27)
Two Or More
1.1% (310)
Hispanic
2.7% (784)
Race Central LA USA
White 86.9% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 8.5% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.7% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Central

Female
50.7% (14,761)
Male
49.3% (14,346)
Gender Central LA USA
Female 50.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Central for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (582)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,746)
High School / GED
38.0% (11,060)
Some College
23.0% (6,694)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,746)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (5,530)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,455)
Professional Degree
1.0% (291)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Central LA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Central, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
2.9% (83,626)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (39,537)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (172,372)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.5% (217,598)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.1% (324,264)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (529,347)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.2% (472,458)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.1% (554,662)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.1% (293,544)
$200,000 or more
7.7% (223,287)
Income Central LA USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.5% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.1% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.2% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.1% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.1% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 7.7% 4.6% 7.7%

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