Living in Plaquemine, LA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Plaquemine, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
6,680
Unemployment
9.2%
Poverty
27.0%
Median Home
$161,100
Median Income
$44,457
Median Rent
$848

Plaquemine SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

Plaquemine, LA Crime Report

241
Total Crimes
3,618.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
46.11%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Plaquemine
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 241 3,618.6 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 32 480.5 549.3 366.7
Murder 2 30.0 11.7 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 29 435.4 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 209 3,138.1 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 44 660.7 579.0 340.5
Larceny 163 2,447.4 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 2 30.0 230.5 219.9

Plaquemine, LA Cost Of Living

91
Plaquemine's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Plaquemine Louisiana National Average
Overall 91 92 100
Services 106 96 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 103 98 100
Housing 69 81 100
Transportation 103 99 100
Utilities 84 88 100

Plaquemine, LA Photos

Old Square Plaquemine
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Plaquemine in Louisiana

Map Of Plaquemine, LA

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Population over time in Plaquemine

Year Population % Change
2019 6,680 -0.7%
2018 6,726 -1.3%
2017 6,812 -1.6%
2016 6,920 -1.0%
2015 6,993 -0.9%
2014 7,055 -0.5%
2013 7,094 -0.1%
2012 7,098 -0.3%
2011 7,117 -0.1%
2010 7,123 -

Race / Ethnicity in Plaquemine

White
38.6% (2,579)
African American
54.9% (3,664)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.1% (9)
Hispanic
6.4% (428)
Race Plaquemine LA USA
White 38.6% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 54.9% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.1% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.4% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Plaquemine

Female
57.6% (3,848)
Male
42.4% (2,832)
Gender Plaquemine LA USA
Female 57.6% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 42.4% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Plaquemine for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (200)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (868)
High School / GED
41.0% (2,738)
Some College
18.0% (1,202)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (334)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (935)
Master's Degree
6.0% (400)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Plaquemine LA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Plaquemine, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
10.6% (70,997)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (30,834)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.9% (45,863)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.0% (113,492)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (86,026)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.3% (148,732)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.2% (27,984)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.0% (93,540)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (31,093)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (19,433)
Income Plaquemine LA USA
Less than $10,000 10.6% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.9% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.0% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.3% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.2% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.0% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 4.6% 7.7%

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