Living in Minden, LA

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

Minden, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
12,274
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
33.8%
Median Home
$97,200
Median Income
$24,894
Median Rent
$766

Minden SnackAbility

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

Minden, LA Crime Report

502
Total Crimes
4,188.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
69.13%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Minden
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 502 4,188.9 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 105 876.2 549.3 366.7
Murder 1 8.3 11.7 5.0
Robbery 19 158.5 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 80 667.6 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 397 3,312.8 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 110 917.9 579.0 340.5
Larceny 273 2,278.0 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 116.8 230.5 219.9

Minden, LA Cost Of Living

81
Minden's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Minden Louisiana National Average
Overall 81 92 100
Services 91 96 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 101 98 100
Housing 55 81 100
Transportation 97 99 100
Utilities 87 88 100

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Rankings for Minden in Louisiana

Map Of Minden, LA

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Population over time in Minden

Year Population % Change
2019 12,274 -1.4%
2018 12,442 -1.4%
2017 12,614 -1.4%
2016 12,790 -0.8%
2015 12,887 -0.8%
2014 12,988 -0.4%
2013 13,035 -0.2%
2012 13,062 -0.4%
2011 13,111 -0.0%
2010 13,112 -

Race / Ethnicity in Minden

White
44.3% (5,435)
African American
51.4% (6,307)
American Indian
0.4% (45)
Asian
0.6% (75)
Hawaiian
0.4% (51)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.2% (265)
Hispanic
0.8% (96)
Race Minden LA USA
White 44.3% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 51.4% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.8% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Minden

Female
51.9% (6,375)
Male
48.1% (5,899)
Gender Minden LA USA
Female 51.9% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Minden for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (613)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (1,595)
High School / GED
38.0% (4,664)
Some College
19.0% (2,332)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (859)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,472)
Master's Degree
6.0% (736)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Minden LA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Minden, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
14.5% (177,404)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.2% (149,492)
$15,000 to $24,999
23.5% (288,813)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (152,094)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (138,375)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.3% (138,375)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.5% (66,940)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.2% (63,392)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (35,717)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (16,794)
Income Minden LA USA
Less than $10,000 14.5% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.2% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 23.5% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.3% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.5% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.2% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 4.6% 7.7%

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