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

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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New Iberia, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
28,965
Unemployment
10.7%
Poverty
26.3%
Median Home
$116,200
Median Income
$43,938
Median Rent
$794

New Iberia SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8

New Iberia, LA Cost Of Living

87
New Iberia's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense New Iberia Louisiana National Average
Overall 87 91 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 103 97 100
Health 93 97 100
Housing 63 83 100
Transportation 101 93 100
Utilities 89 86 100

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
2020 28,965 -3.4%
2019 29,992 -1.0%
2018 30,292 -1.4%
2017 30,717 -0.2%
2016 30,782 0.1%
2015 30,750 -0.0%
2014 30,752 -0.2%
2013 30,808 -0.2%
2012 30,884 -0.5%
2011 31,029 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Iberia

White
50.3% (14,559)
African American
41.1% (11,912)
American Indian
0.2% (45)
Asian
0.9% (261)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (14)
Two Or More
3.1% (910)
Hispanic
4.4% (1,264)
Race New Iberia LA USA
White 50.3% 58.3% 60.1%
African American 41.1% 31.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.9% 1.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.1% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.4% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in New Iberia

Female
52.0% (15,047)
Male
48.0% (13,917)
Gender New Iberia LA USA
Female 52.0% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 48.8% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
7.0% (2,027)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (3,186)
High School / GED
40.0% (11,586)
Some College
16.0% (4,634)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,737)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (4,055)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,448)
Professional Degree
1.0% (289)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education New Iberia LA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 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
11.0% (317,755)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (226,381)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.3% (356,768)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.3% (299,275)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (388,852)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (555,686)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.5% (246,144)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.9% (402,712)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (42,350)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (60,573)
Income New Iberia LA USA
Less than $10,000 11.0% 8.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.3% 12.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.3% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.9% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 4.7% 8.3%

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