Prairieville, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
31,974
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
5.1%
Median Home
$236,500
Median Income
$99,953
Median Rent
$1,188

Prairieville SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Prairieville, LA Cost Of Living

106
Prairieville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Prairieville Louisiana National Average
Overall 106 92 100
Services 106 96 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 103 98 100
Housing 118 81 100
Transportation 103 99 100
Utilities 84 88 100

Rankings for Prairieville in Louisiana

Map Of Prairieville, LA

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Population over time in Prairieville

Year Population % Change
2019 31,974 0.8%
2018 31,721 3.9%
2017 30,536 2.7%
2016 29,732 0.0%
2015 29,721 4.4%
2014 28,465 3.2%
2013 27,575 0.5%
2012 27,447 1.1%
2011 27,151 3.9%
2010 26,132 -

Race / Ethnicity in Prairieville

White
76.5% (24,451)
African American
10.0% (3,202)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.1% (678)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (147)
Two Or More
4.3% (1,379)
Hispanic
6.6% (2,117)
Race Prairieville LA USA
White 76.5% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 10.0% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.6% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Prairieville

Female
49.7% (15,898)
Male
50.3% (16,076)
Gender Prairieville LA USA
Female 49.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 50.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Prairieville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (639)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,598)
High School / GED
26.0% (8,313)
Some College
21.0% (6,714)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,557)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (8,313)
Master's Degree
8.0% (2,557)
Professional Degree
2.0% (639)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (639)
Education Prairieville LA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Prairieville, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
2.6% (82,509)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (78,706)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.5% (112,938)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.8% (186,963)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.2% (292,880)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.1% (418,985)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.3% (426,007)
$100,000 to $149,999
25.2% (806,079)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.6% (435,663)
$200,000 or more
11.2% (356,664)
Income Prairieville LA USA
Less than $10,000 2.6% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.5% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.8% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.2% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.1% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.3% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 25.2% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.6% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 11.2% 4.6% 7.7%

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