New Iberia, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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New Iberia, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
29,456
Unemployment
10.7%
Poverty
27.3%
Median Home
$114,600
Median Income
$38,221
Median Rent
$762

New Iberia SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8

New Iberia, LA Cost Of Living

86
New Iberia's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense New Iberia Louisiana National Average
Overall 86 92 100
Services 94 96 100
Groceries 102 98 100
Health 90 98 100
Housing 62 81 100
Transportation 105 99 100
Utilities 88 88 100

New Iberia, LA Photos

Hurricane Ike New Iberia
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Rankings for New Iberia in Louisiana

Map Of New Iberia, LA

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Population over time in New Iberia

Year Population % Change
2019 29,456 -1.8%
2018 29,992 -1.0%
2017 30,292 -1.4%
2016 30,717 -0.2%
2015 30,782 0.1%
2014 30,750 -0.0%
2013 30,752 -0.2%
2012 30,808 -0.2%
2011 30,884 -0.5%
2010 31,029 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Iberia

White
51.6% (15,203)
African American
40.7% (11,995)
American Indian
0.1% (30)
Asian
1.4% (422)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (55)
Two Or More
2.1% (619)
Hispanic
3.8% (1,132)
Race New Iberia LA USA
White 51.6% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 40.7% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.8% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in New Iberia

Female
51.0% (15,011)
Male
49.0% (14,445)
Gender New Iberia LA USA
Female 51.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in New Iberia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (2,651)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (3,829)
High School / GED
42.0% (12,371)
Some College
15.0% (4,418)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,472)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (3,534)
Master's Degree
3.0% (883)
Professional Degree
1.0% (294)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education New Iberia LA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For New Iberia, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
12.4% (366,664)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.1% (239,012)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.7% (374,408)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.3% (392,568)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (353,578)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.2% (507,401)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.0% (294,292)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.5% (308,713)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (65,962)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (42,995)
Income New Iberia LA USA
Less than $10,000 12.4% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.1% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.7% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.3% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.2% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.0% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.5% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 4.6% 7.7%

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