Hammond, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
20,668
Unemployment
7.6%
Poverty
31.0%
Median Home
$159,300
Median Income
$36,921
Median Rent
$796

Hammond SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8

Hammond, LA Crime Report

2,423
Total Crimes
11,790.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
376.07%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Hammond
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,423 11,790.8 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 299 1,455.0 549.3 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 11.7 5.0
Robbery 57 277.4 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 210 1,021.9 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 2,124 10,335.8 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 622 3,026.8 579.0 340.5
Larceny 1,385 6,739.7 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 117 569.3 230.5 219.9

Hammond, LA Cost Of Living

89
Hammond's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Hammond Louisiana National Average
Overall 89 92 100
Services 94 96 100
Groceries 96 98 100
Health 94 98 100
Housing 80 81 100
Transportation 93 99 100
Utilities 88 88 100

Hammond, LA Photos

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Southeastern Mcgehee  Southwest
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Ponchatoula Creek Southeastern Footbridge
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Rankings for Hammond in Louisiana

Map Of Hammond, LA

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Population over time in Hammond

Year Population % Change
2019 20,668 1.1%
2018 20,444 0.6%
2017 20,325 -0.3%
2016 20,389 0.6%
2015 20,272 0.3%
2014 20,207 0.5%
2013 20,107 0.6%
2012 19,986 0.3%
2011 19,926 0.9%
2010 19,740 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hammond

White
45.3% (9,357)
African American
47.8% (9,876)
American Indian
0.2% (40)
Asian
1.4% (287)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (13)
Two Or More
0.9% (184)
Hispanic
4.4% (911)
Race Hammond LA USA
White 45.3% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 47.8% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.4% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Hammond

Female
53.7% (11,104)
Male
46.3% (9,564)
Gender Hammond LA USA
Female 53.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hammond for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (620)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (2,273)
High School / GED
29.0% (5,993)
Some College
21.0% (4,340)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,240)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (3,720)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,653)
Professional Degree
2.0% (413)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (413)
Education Hammond LA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hammond, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
10.9% (224,697)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (179,878)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.9% (391,341)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (209,056)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.2% (231,917)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.5% (279,142)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (224,697)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (171,155)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (72,192)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (82,720)
Income Hammond LA USA
Less than $10,000 10.9% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.9% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.2% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.5% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 4.6% 7.7%

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