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

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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New Roads, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
4,570
Unemployment
15.0%
Poverty
28.1%
Median Home
$131,400
Median Income
$34,688
Median Rent
$738

New Roads SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
6

Rankings for New Roads in Louisiana

Map Of New Roads, LA

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Population over time in New Roads

Year Population % Change
2019 4,570 -1.0%
2018 4,616 -1.1%
2017 4,668 -1.0%
2016 4,716 -0.8%
2015 4,754 -0.8%
2014 4,791 -0.4%
2013 4,812 -0.8%
2012 4,849 -0.2%
2011 4,858 -0.2%
2010 4,867 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Roads

White
37.1% (1,696)
African American
61.5% (2,811)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (31)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (18)
Hispanic
0.3% (14)
Race New Roads LA USA
White 37.1% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 61.5% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.3% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in New Roads

Female
47.9% (2,187)
Male
52.1% (2,383)
Gender New Roads LA USA
Female 47.9% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 52.1% 48.9% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
5.0% (228)
9-12th Grade
18.0% (822)
High School / GED
35.0% (1,599)
Some College
18.0% (822)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (228)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (731)
Master's Degree
2.0% (91)
Professional Degree
1.0% (45)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education New Roads LA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 18.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For New Roads, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
17.3% (79,137)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (28,900)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (65,903)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (56,179)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.1% (41,594)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (78,867)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.4% (33,761)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (38,083)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (12,694)
$200,000 or more
4.8% (21,877)
Income New Roads LA USA
Less than $10,000 17.3% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.1% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.4% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.8% 4.6% 7.7%

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