Minden, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
12,035
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
32.1%
Median Home
$112,300
Median Income
$26,653
Median Rent
$774

Minden SnackAbility

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

Minden, LA Crime Report

447
Total Crimes
3,816.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
62.70%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Minden
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 447 3,816.9 3,523.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 116 990.5 639.4 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 15.8 6.5
Robbery 9 76.9 80.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 103 879.5 497.0 279.7
Property Crime 331 2,826.4 2,884.4 1,958.2
Burglary 59 503.8 510.1 314.2
Larceny 244 2,083.5 2,107.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 28 239.1 266.9 246.0

Minden, LA Cost Of Living

85
Minden's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Minden Louisiana National Average
Overall 85 91 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 98 97 100
Health 101 97 100
Housing 56 83 100
Transportation 91 93 100
Utilities 89 86 100

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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
2020 12,035 -3.3%
2019 12,442 -1.4%
2018 12,614 -1.4%
2017 12,790 -0.8%
2016 12,887 -0.8%
2015 12,988 -0.4%
2014 13,035 -0.2%
2013 13,062 -0.4%
2012 13,111 -0.0%
2011 13,112 -

Race / Ethnicity in Minden

White
42.5% (5,114)
African American
53.2% (6,399)
American Indian
0.7% (88)
Asian
0.5% (55)
Hawaiian
0.1% (14)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (249)
Hispanic
1.0% (116)
Race Minden LA USA
White 42.5% 58.3% 60.1%
African American 53.2% 31.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.7% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.5% 1.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 1.0% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Minden

Female
50.0% (6,017)
Male
50.0% (6,017)
Gender Minden LA USA
Female 50.0% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Minden for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (240)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (1,444)
High School / GED
38.0% (4,573)
Some College
22.0% (2,647)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (842)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,323)
Master's Degree
7.0% (842)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (120)
Education Minden LA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Minden, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
13.0% (156,903)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.6% (127,345)
$15,000 to $24,999
22.3% (268,484)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.8% (201,732)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.3% (124,389)
$50,000 to $74,999
8.6% (103,452)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.0% (60,593)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.2% (74,387)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.9% (70,446)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (15,764)
Income Minden LA USA
Less than $10,000 13.0% 8.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.6% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 22.3% 12.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.8% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.3% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 8.6% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.0% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.2% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.9% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 4.7% 8.3%

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