Living in Houma, LA

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

Houma, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
33,334
Unemployment
6.7%
Poverty
23.8%
Median Home
$157,600
Median Income
$42,949
Median Rent
$778

Houma SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8

Houma, LA Crime Report

1,698
Total Crimes
5,181.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
109.21%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Houma
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,698 5,181.4 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 209 637.8 549.3 366.7
Murder 4 12.2 11.7 5.0
Robbery 22 67.1 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 166 506.5 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,489 4,543.7 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 169 515.7 579.0 340.5
Larceny 1,260 3,844.9 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 60 183.1 230.5 219.9

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 92 100
Services 98 96 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 88 98 100
Housing 83 81 100
Transportation 103 99 100
Utilities 95 88 100

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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
2019 33,334 -0.6%
2018 33,520 -0.8%
2017 33,784 -0.8%
2016 34,052 0.2%
2015 33,982 0.5%
2014 33,807 0.1%
2013 33,788 0.2%
2012 33,719 0.0%
2011 33,706 0.2%
2010 33,631 -

Race / Ethnicity in Houma

White
62.1% (20,716)
African American
23.3% (7,764)
American Indian
5.9% (1,978)
Asian
0.3% (116)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (26)
Two Or More
3.9% (1,305)
Hispanic
4.3% (1,429)
Race Houma LA USA
White 62.1% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 23.3% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 5.9% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.9% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.3% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Houma

Female
50.7% (16,892)
Male
49.3% (16,442)
Gender Houma LA USA
Female 50.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Houma for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (2,333)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (3,000)
High School / GED
38.0% (12,666)
Some College
21.0% (7,000)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,666)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (4,666)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,333)
Professional Degree
1.0% (333)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (333)
Education Houma LA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 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
10.7% (355,224)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (244,481)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.9% (497,684)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (348,881)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.6% (353,902)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.8% (493,983)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.1% (303,949)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.7% (422,357)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.1% (169,947)
$200,000 or more
4.3% (142,988)
Income Houma LA USA
Less than $10,000 10.7% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.9% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.6% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.8% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.1% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.7% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.1% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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