Prairieville, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
33,228
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
4.6%
Median Home
$259,000
Median Income
$99,722
Median Rent
$1,113

Prairieville SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
3

Prairieville, LA Cost Of Living

104
Prairieville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Prairieville Louisiana National Average
Overall 104 91 100
Services 107 98 100
Groceries 100 97 100
Health 102 97 100
Housing 116 83 100
Transportation 95 93 100
Utilities 76 86 100

Rankings for Prairieville in Louisiana

Map Of Prairieville, LA

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Population over time in Prairieville

Year Population % Change
2020 33,228 4.8%
2019 31,721 3.9%
2018 30,536 2.7%
2017 29,732 0.0%
2016 29,721 4.4%
2015 28,465 3.2%
2014 27,575 0.5%
2013 27,447 1.1%
2012 27,151 3.9%
2011 26,132 -

Race / Ethnicity in Prairieville

White
78.3% (26,011)
African American
9.8% (3,251)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.4% (801)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (160)
Two Or More
3.8% (1,269)
Hispanic
5.2% (1,736)
Race Prairieville LA USA
White 78.3% 58.3% 60.1%
African American 9.8% 31.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 2.4% 1.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.8% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.2% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Prairieville

Female
50.7% (16,843)
Male
49.3% (16,385)
Gender Prairieville LA USA
Female 50.7% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Prairieville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,661)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (996)
High School / GED
24.0% (7,974)
Some College
25.0% (8,307)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,658)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (8,639)
Master's Degree
7.0% (2,325)
Professional Degree
1.0% (332)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (332)
Education Prairieville LA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Prairieville, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
2.7% (90,070)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (65,659)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.8% (94,560)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.9% (161,622)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.7% (257,024)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.2% (437,166)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.9% (560,627)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.5% (714,954)
$150,000 to $199,999
16.2% (538,741)
$200,000 or more
12.1% (402,372)
Income Prairieville LA USA
Less than $10,000 2.7% 8.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.8% 12.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.9% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.7% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.2% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.9% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.5% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 16.2% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 12.1% 4.7% 8.3%

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