Living in Jennings, LA

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

Jennings, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
9,980
Unemployment
8.3%
Poverty
25.7%
Median Home
$113,000
Median Income
$29,819
Median Rent
$625

Jennings SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
6

Jennings, LA Crime Report

206
Total Crimes
2,070.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-16.40%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Jennings
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 206 2,070.6 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 19 191.0 549.3 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 11.7 5.0
Robbery 1 10.1 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 17 170.9 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 187 1,879.6 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 18 180.9 579.0 340.5
Larceny 169 1,698.7 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 230.5 219.9

Jennings, LA Cost Of Living

81
Jennings's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Jennings Louisiana National Average
Overall 81 92 100
Services 95 96 100
Groceries 98 98 100
Health 91 98 100
Housing 55 81 100
Transportation 96 99 100
Utilities 77 88 100

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Rankings for Jennings in Louisiana

Map Of Jennings, LA

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Population over time in Jennings

Year Population % Change
2019 9,980 -0.7%
2018 10,047 -0.4%
2017 10,084 -0.9%
2016 10,180 -0.4%
2015 10,226 -0.4%
2014 10,265 -0.4%
2013 10,311 -0.5%
2012 10,365 -0.6%
2011 10,428 -0.3%
2010 10,462 -

Race / Ethnicity in Jennings

White
68.7% (6,853)
African American
28.1% (2,803)
American Indian
0.6% (58)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.3% (233)
Hispanic
0.3% (33)
Race Jennings LA USA
White 68.7% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 28.1% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.3% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Jennings

Female
51.8% (5,167)
Male
48.2% (4,813)
Gender Jennings LA USA
Female 51.8% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jennings for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (698)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (1,596)
High School / GED
40.0% (3,992)
Some College
18.0% (1,796)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (399)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (998)
Master's Degree
3.0% (299)
Professional Degree
2.0% (199)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Jennings LA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Jennings, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
14.4% (143,420)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.1% (91,220)
$15,000 to $24,999
20.9% (208,799)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (119,387)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.2% (72,097)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.9% (109,051)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.6% (75,457)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.2% (111,377)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (26,099)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (41,088)
Income Jennings LA USA
Less than $10,000 14.4% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.1% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 20.9% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.2% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.9% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.6% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.2% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 4.6% 7.7%

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