Living in Gonzales, LA

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

Gonzales, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
10,789
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
19.2%
Median Home
$161,200
Median Income
$52,923
Median Rent
$978

Gonzales SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
6

Gonzales, LA Crime Report

994
Total Crimes
9,085.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
266.86%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Gonzales
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 994 9,085.9 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 61 557.6 549.3 366.7
Murder 2 18.3 11.7 5.0
Robbery 13 118.8 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 42 383.9 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 933 8,528.3 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 39 356.5 579.0 340.5
Larceny 849 7,760.5 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 45 411.3 230.5 219.9

Gonzales, LA Cost Of Living

97
Gonzales's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Gonzales Louisiana National Average
Overall 97 92 100
Services 106 96 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 103 98 100
Housing 87 81 100
Transportation 103 99 100
Utilities 84 88 100

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Rankings for Gonzales in Louisiana

Map Of Gonzales, LA

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Population over time in Gonzales

Year Population % Change
2019 10,789 1.0%
2018 10,677 1.1%
2017 10,558 0.6%
2016 10,492 1.7%
2015 10,319 1.8%
2014 10,137 1.6%
2013 9,978 1.4%
2012 9,837 1.0%
2011 9,739 1.5%
2010 9,596 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gonzales

White
34.1% (3,680)
African American
51.2% (5,528)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.1% (228)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (277)
Hispanic
10.0% (1,076)
Race Gonzales LA USA
White 34.1% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 51.2% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.0% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Gonzales

Female
54.7% (5,898)
Male
45.3% (4,891)
Gender Gonzales LA USA
Female 54.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 45.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gonzales for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (323)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (1,510)
High School / GED
28.0% (3,020)
Some College
29.0% (3,128)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (647)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,186)
Master's Degree
6.0% (647)
Professional Degree
2.0% (215)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (107)
Education Gonzales LA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Gonzales, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
4.1% (43,840)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (67,966)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (125,037)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.8% (149,422)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (137,229)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.0% (204,677)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (146,309)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (128,928)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (33,983)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (41,506)
Income Gonzales LA USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.8% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.0% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 4.6% 7.7%

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