Living in Sulphur, LA

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

Sulphur, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
20,113
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
14.1%
Median Home
$141,700
Median Income
$53,287
Median Rent
$850

Sulphur SnackAbility

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

Sulphur, LA Crime Report

951
Total Crimes
4,707.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
90.09%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sulphur
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 951 4,707.9 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 66 326.7 549.3 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 11.7 5.0
Robbery 15 74.3 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 44 217.8 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 885 4,381.2 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 107 529.7 579.0 340.5
Larceny 707 3,500.0 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 71 351.5 230.5 219.9

Sulphur, LA Cost Of Living

86
Sulphur's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Sulphur Louisiana National Average
Overall 86 92 100
Services 95 96 100
Groceries 98 98 100
Health 91 98 100
Housing 71 81 100
Transportation 96 99 100
Utilities 77 88 100

Rankings for Sulphur in Louisiana

Map Of Sulphur, LA

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Population over time in Sulphur

Year Population % Change
2019 20,113 -0.6%
2018 20,241 0.0%
2017 20,237 0.2%
2016 20,198 -0.0%
2015 20,199 -0.4%
2014 20,275 -0.0%
2013 20,279 0.1%
2012 20,268 -0.3%
2011 20,323 0.5%
2010 20,218 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sulphur

White
83.9% (16,872)
African American
6.8% (1,371)
American Indian
0.3% (67)
Asian
0.5% (103)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (431)
Hispanic
6.3% (1,269)
Race Sulphur LA USA
White 83.9% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 6.8% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.3% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Sulphur

Female
51.5% (10,356)
Male
48.5% (9,756)
Gender Sulphur LA USA
Female 51.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sulphur for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (603)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,413)
High School / GED
36.0% (7,240)
Some College
24.0% (4,827)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,609)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (2,614)
Master's Degree
3.0% (603)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (201)
Education Sulphur LA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 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
6.8% (136,957)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.4% (69,104)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.8% (238,111)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (256,138)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (257,891)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (353,536)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (243,369)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.4% (349,530)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (85,880)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (20,781)
Income Sulphur LA USA
Less than $10,000 6.8% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.4% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.8% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.4% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 4.6% 7.7%

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