Sulphur, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
20,122
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
15.0%
Median Home
$140,900
Median Income
$54,537
Median Rent
$859

Sulphur SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9

Sulphur, LA Crime Report

751
Total Crimes
3,749.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
59.83%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sulphur
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 751 3,749.6 3,523.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 79 394.4 639.4 387.8
Murder 4 20.0 15.8 6.5
Robbery 4 20.0 80.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 60 299.6 497.0 279.7
Property Crime 672 3,355.1 2,884.4 1,958.2
Burglary 147 733.9 510.1 314.2
Larceny 458 2,286.7 2,107.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 67 334.5 266.9 246.0

Sulphur, LA Cost Of Living

85
Sulphur's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Sulphur Louisiana National Average
Overall 85 91 100
Services 90 98 100
Groceries 98 97 100
Health 89 97 100
Housing 73 83 100
Transportation 95 93 100
Utilities 77 86 100

Rankings for Sulphur in Louisiana

Map Of Sulphur, LA

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Population over time in Sulphur

Year Population % Change
2020 20,122 -0.6%
2019 20,241 0.0%
2018 20,237 0.2%
2017 20,198 -0.0%
2016 20,199 -0.4%
2015 20,275 -0.0%
2014 20,279 0.1%
2013 20,268 -0.3%
2012 20,323 0.5%
2011 20,218 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sulphur

White
85.3% (17,172)
African American
5.5% (1,098)
American Indian
0.6% (120)
Asian
0.1% (26)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.0% (609)
Hispanic
5.5% (1,097)
Race Sulphur LA USA
White 85.3% 58.3% 60.1%
African American 5.5% 31.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.6% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 1.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.5% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Sulphur

Female
52.9% (10,652)
Male
47.1% (9,470)
Gender Sulphur LA USA
Female 52.9% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sulphur for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (201)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,414)
High School / GED
37.0% (7,445)
Some College
25.0% (5,030)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,810)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (2,213)
Master's Degree
4.0% (804)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (201)
Education Sulphur LA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sulphur, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
9.8% (197,393)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (55,562)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.4% (189,351)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (222,982)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.1% (223,469)
$50,000 to $74,999
26.2% (526,871)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (180,335)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.7% (296,334)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (95,528)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (24,369)
Income Sulphur LA USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 8.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.4% 12.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.1% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 26.2% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.7% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 4.7% 8.3%

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