Jennings, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
9,874
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
23.4%
Median Home
$94,400
Median Income
$28,360
Median Rent
$630

Jennings SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
6

Jennings, LA Crime Report

387
Total Crimes
3,974.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
69.42%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Jennings
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 387 3,974.5 3,523.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 91 934.6 639.4 387.8
Murder 2 20.5 15.8 6.5
Robbery 9 92.4 80.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 73 749.7 497.0 279.7
Property Crime 296 3,040.0 2,884.4 1,958.2
Burglary 47 482.7 510.1 314.2
Larceny 229 2,351.9 2,107.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 20 205.4 266.9 246.0

Jennings, LA Cost Of Living

79
Jennings's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Jennings Louisiana National Average
Overall 79 91 100
Services 86 98 100
Groceries 96 97 100
Health 92 97 100
Housing 57 83 100
Transportation 95 93 100
Utilities 75 86 100

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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
2020 9,874 -1.7%
2019 10,047 -0.4%
2018 10,084 -0.9%
2017 10,180 -0.4%
2016 10,226 -0.4%
2015 10,265 -0.4%
2014 10,311 -0.5%
2013 10,365 -0.6%
2012 10,428 -0.3%
2011 10,462 -

Race / Ethnicity in Jennings

White
70.0% (6,916)
African American
23.7% (2,337)
American Indian
1.0% (98)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.2% (411)
Hispanic
1.1% (112)
Race Jennings LA USA
White 70.0% 58.3% 60.1%
African American 23.7% 31.9% 12.2%
American Indian 1.0% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.2% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 1.1% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Jennings

Female
49.4% (4,873)
Male
50.6% (5,000)
Gender Jennings LA USA
Female 49.4% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.6% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jennings for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (691)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (1,579)
High School / GED
40.0% (3,949)
Some College
18.0% (1,777)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (296)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (987)
Master's Degree
4.0% (394)
Professional Degree
2.0% (197)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Jennings LA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 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
12.5% (123,217)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.9% (77,721)
$15,000 to $24,999
26.2% (258,994)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.4% (113,028)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.6% (75,115)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.7% (115,161)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.7% (55,921)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.5% (93,598)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (45,969)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (28,671)
Income Jennings LA USA
Less than $10,000 12.5% 8.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.9% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 26.2% 12.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.4% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.6% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.7% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.7% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.5% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 4.7% 8.3%

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