Gonzales, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
10,932
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
16.9%
Median Home
$173,100
Median Income
$52,232
Median Rent
$1,077

Gonzales SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
6

Gonzales, LA Crime Report

1,159
Total Crimes
10,449.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
345.39%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Gonzales
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,159 10,449.0 3,523.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 73 658.1 639.4 387.8
Murder 1 9.0 15.8 6.5
Robbery 8 72.1 80.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 58 522.9 497.0 279.7
Property Crime 1,086 9,790.8 2,884.4 1,958.2
Burglary 46 414.7 510.1 314.2
Larceny 1,003 9,042.6 2,107.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 37 333.6 266.9 246.0

Gonzales, LA Cost Of Living

94
Gonzales's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Gonzales Louisiana National Average
Overall 94 91 100
Services 106 98 100
Groceries 97 97 100
Health 104 97 100
Housing 85 83 100
Transportation 96 93 100
Utilities 79 86 100

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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
2020 10,932 2.4%
2019 10,677 1.1%
2018 10,558 0.6%
2017 10,492 1.7%
2016 10,319 1.8%
2015 10,137 1.6%
2014 9,978 1.4%
2013 9,837 1.0%
2012 9,739 1.5%
2011 9,596 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gonzales

White
35.1% (3,836)
African American
49.7% (5,432)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.4% (257)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.4% (373)
Hispanic
9.5% (1,034)
Race Gonzales LA USA
White 35.1% 58.3% 60.1%
African American 49.7% 31.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 2.4% 1.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 9.5% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Gonzales

Female
52.4% (5,732)
Male
47.6% (5,200)
Gender Gonzales LA USA
Female 52.4% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gonzales for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (327)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (983)
High School / GED
31.0% (3,388)
Some College
25.0% (2,733)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (765)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (1,858)
Master's Degree
4.0% (437)
Professional Degree
3.0% (327)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (109)
Education Gonzales LA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Gonzales, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
3.5% (37,965)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (40,982)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (127,221)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (127,975)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.7% (193,597)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (194,100)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (128,981)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.9% (173,735)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (20,616)
$200,000 or more
4.4% (48,022)
Income Gonzales LA USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 8.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 12.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.7% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.9% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.4% 4.7% 8.3%

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