Natchitoches, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Natchitoches, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
17,898
Unemployment
18.3%
Poverty
43.9%
Median Home
$164,700
Median Income
$21,715
Median Rent
$673

Natchitoches SnackAbility

2
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
2/10
Housing
6
Affordability
2
Diversity
9
Safety
2
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Natchitoches, LA Crime Report

1,398
Total Crimes
7,877.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
218.06%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Natchitoches
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,398 7,877.4 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 177 997.4 549.3 366.7
Murder 4 22.5 11.7 5.0
Robbery 23 129.6 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 138 777.6 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,221 6,880.0 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 441 2,484.9 579.0 340.5
Larceny 741 4,175.4 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 39 219.8 230.5 219.9

Natchitoches, LA Cost Of Living

88
Natchitoches's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Natchitoches Louisiana National Average
Overall 88 92 100
Services 94 96 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 102 98 100
Housing 72 81 100
Transportation 89 99 100
Utilities 101 88 100

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Rankings for Natchitoches in Louisiana

Map Of Natchitoches, LA

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4

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Population over time in Natchitoches

Year Population % Change
2019 17,898 -1.0%
2018 18,080 -0.5%
2017 18,176 -1.2%
2016 18,402 -0.3%
2015 18,460 0.0%
2014 18,460 0.7%
2013 18,336 0.4%
2012 18,264 0.6%
2011 18,156 0.4%
2010 18,083 -

Race / Ethnicity in Natchitoches

White
37.4% (6,687)
African American
57.0% (10,199)
American Indian
0.5% (87)
Asian
0.4% (68)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.9% (168)
Two Or More
0.8% (142)
Hispanic
3.1% (547)
Race Natchitoches LA USA
White 37.4% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 57.0% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.9% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Natchitoches

Female
53.5% (9,581)
Male
46.5% (8,317)
Gender Natchitoches LA USA
Female 53.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Natchitoches for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (715)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,789)
High School / GED
33.0% (5,906)
Some College
18.0% (3,221)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (2,326)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (2,147)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,252)
Professional Degree
1.0% (178)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (357)
Education Natchitoches LA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Natchitoches, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
26.0% (465,428)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (161,087)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.8% (354,680)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (193,592)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.1% (144,978)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.1% (180,648)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.3% (95,502)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.3% (113,049)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (43,723)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (37,107)
Income Natchitoches LA USA
Less than $10,000 26.0% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.8% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.1% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.1% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.3% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.3% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 4.6% 7.7%

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