Houma, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
33,053
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
21.0%
Median Home
$163,700
Median Income
$44,956
Median Rent
$750

Houma SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8

Houma, LA Crime Report

1,698
Total Crimes
5,181.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
120.86%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Houma
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,698 5,181.4 3,523.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 209 637.8 639.4 387.8
Murder 4 12.2 15.8 6.5
Robbery 22 67.1 80.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 166 506.5 497.0 279.7
Property Crime 1,489 4,543.7 2,884.4 1,958.2
Burglary 169 515.7 510.1 314.2
Larceny 1,260 3,844.9 2,107.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 60 183.1 266.9 246.0

Houma, LA Cost Of Living

93
Houma's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Houma Louisiana National Average
Overall 93 91 100
Services 100 98 100
Groceries 98 97 100
Health 96 97 100
Housing 83 83 100
Transportation 100 93 100
Utilities 92 86 100

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Rankings for Houma in Louisiana

Map Of Houma, LA

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Population over time in Houma

Year Population % Change
2020 33,053 -1.4%
2019 33,520 -0.8%
2018 33,784 -0.8%
2017 34,052 0.2%
2016 33,982 0.5%
2015 33,807 0.1%
2014 33,788 0.2%
2013 33,719 0.0%
2012 33,706 0.2%
2011 33,631 -

Race / Ethnicity in Houma

White
64.5% (21,323)
African American
23.2% (7,665)
American Indian
5.1% (1,670)
Asian
0.1% (49)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (16)
Two Or More
3.0% (996)
Hispanic
4.0% (1,334)
Race Houma LA USA
White 64.5% 58.3% 60.1%
African American 23.2% 31.9% 12.2%
American Indian 5.1% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 1.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.0% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Houma

Female
50.2% (16,586)
Male
49.8% (16,467)
Gender Houma LA USA
Female 50.2% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Houma for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (2,974)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (2,974)
High School / GED
34.0% (11,238)
Some College
23.0% (7,602)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,983)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (4,296)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,322)
Professional Degree
1.0% (330)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (330)
Education Houma LA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Houma, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
8.7% (287,283)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (209,189)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.4% (575,591)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (317,497)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.5% (379,972)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.6% (415,306)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (420,171)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (376,899)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.9% (196,131)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (127,254)
Income Houma LA USA
Less than $10,000 8.7% 8.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.4% 12.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.5% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.6% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.9% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 4.7% 8.3%

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