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Meraux Summary
Meraux is located in Louisiana
Latitude: 29.933315
Longitude: -89.921256
Population: 8,435
Area: 3.57 sq. miles
Land: 3.47 sq. miles
Water: 0.10 sq. miles
Population Density: 2,433.72 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 5.0 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Central (GMT -6)
Daylight Savings: Yes
Area Codes: 504
Meraux Details
Meraux Zip Codes

Meraux Demographics

Meraux Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Male3,99147.31 %48.40 %49.04 %
Female4,44452.69 %51.60 %50.96 %
Males / Female0.90-0.940.96
Total Population8,435100.00 %--
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Meraux Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Under 5 years5977.08 %7.10 %6.83 %
5 to 9 years6587.80 %7.54 %7.31 %
10 to 14 years7208.54 %7.79 %7.30 %
15 to 19 years6517.72 %8.19 %7.20 %
20 to 24 years4625.48 %7.29 %6.75 %
25 to 34 years1,19614.18 %13.45 %14.17 %
35 to 44 years1,53918.25 %15.48 %16.01 %
45 to 54 years1,21114.36 %13.12 %13.37 %
55 to 59 years3554.21 %4.67 %4.79 %
60 to 64 years2382.82 %3.81 %3.84 %
65 to 74 years4875.77 %6.33 %6.53 %
75 to 84 years2593.07 %3.92 %4.38 %
85 years and over620.74 %1.31 %1.50 %
Age StatisticsNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Median age (years)34.6-35.037.7
18 years and over6,06471.89 %72.71 %74.27 %
Male
2,80833.29 %34.45 %35.85 %
Female
3,25638.60 %38.25 %38.42 %
21 years and over5,69567.52 %67.78 %69.92 %
62 years and over93411.07 %13.77 %14.65 %
65 years and over8089.58 %11.57 %12.42 %
Male
2763.27 %4.66 %5.12 %
Female
5326.31 %6.91 %7.30 %
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Meraux Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
One race8,33298.78 %98.92 %97.55 %
White
7,80692.54 %63.91 %75.21 %
Black or African American
3223.82 %32.49 %12.26 %
American Indian and Alaska Native
390.46 %0.57 %0.87 %
Asian
1341.59 %1.23 %3.59 %
Asian Indian
40.05 %0.19 %0.59 %
Chinese
40.05 %0.17 %0.85 %
Filipino
600.71 %0.10 %0.65 %
Japanese
10.01 %0.03 %0.28 %
Korean
00.00 %0.06 %0.38 %
Vietnamese
590.70 %0.55 %0.39 %
Other Asian
60.07 %0.13 %0.45 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
00.00 %0.03 %0.14 %
Native Hawaiian
00.00 %0.01 %0.05 %
Guamanian or Chamorro
00.00 %0.01 %0.02 %
Samoan
00.00 %0.01 %0.03 %
Other Pacific Islander
00.00 %0.01 %0.04 %
Some other race
310.37 %0.70 %5.48 %
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)3143.72 %2.41 %13.70 %
Mexican
480.57 %0.72 %7.24 %
Puerto Rican
110.13 %0.17 %2.46 %
Cuban
180.21 %0.19 %0.44 %
Other Hispanic or Latino
2372.81 %1.33 %3.55 %
Not Hispanic or Latino8,12196.28 %97.59 %86.30 %
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Meraux Social Profile

Meraux School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,531100.00 %--
Nursery school, preschool
2078.18 %7.05 %6.47 %
Kindergarten
1024.03 %5.45 %5.43 %
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
1,28650.81 %44.95 %43.92 %
High school (grades 9-12)
49319.48 %22.25 %21.38 %
College or graduate school
44317.50 %20.31 %22.81 %
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Meraux Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Population 25 years and over5,387100.00 %--
Less than 9th grade
5379.97 %9.28 %7.55 %
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
63511.79 %15.90 %12.05 %
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
2,05438.13 %32.39 %28.63 %
High school or higher
4,21578.24 %74.82 %80.40 %
Some college, no degree
1,31424.39 %20.23 %21.05 %
Associate degree
3406.31 %3.45 %6.32 %
Bachelor's degree
3997.41 %12.25 %15.54 %
Bachelor's degree or higher
5079.41 %18.74 %24.40 %
Graduate or professional degree
1082.00 %6.49 %8.86 %
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Meraux Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Total ancestries reported10,267100.00 %--
Arab290.28 %0.33 %0.42 %
Czech00.00 %0.13 %0.59 %
Danish00.00 %0.10 %0.50 %
Dutch760.74 %0.61 %1.58 %
English4824.69 %5.63 %8.53 %
French (except Basque)2,45923.95 %13.19 %2.90 %
French Canadian710.69 %4.35 %0.85 %
German1,62815.86 %7.63 %14.93 %
Greek260.25 %0.14 %0.40 %
Hungarian110.11 %0.11 %0.49 %
Irish1,16511.35 %7.63 %10.65 %
Italian2,16821.12 %4.73 %5.47 %
Lithuanian00.00 %0.04 %0.23 %
Norwegian230.22 %0.28 %1.56 %
Polish390.38 %0.46 %3.12 %
Portuguese00.00 %0.06 %0.41 %
Russian220.21 %0.17 %0.92 %
Scotch-Irish570.56 %1.28 %1.50 %
Scottish310.30 %0.92 %1.70 %
Slovak00.00 %0.03 %0.28 %
Subsaharan African00.00 %0.77 %0.62 %
Swedish220.21 %0.28 %1.39 %
Swiss00.00 %0.08 %0.32 %
Ukrainian00.00 %0.04 %0.31 %
United States or American3563.47 %10.86 %7.18 %
Welsh220.21 %0.24 %0.61 %
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.00 %0.14 %0.65 %
Other ancestries1,58015.39 %39.77 %31.89 %
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Meraux Economy

Meraux Employment

GroupNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Population 16 years and over6,347100.00 %--
Males 16 years and over
2,96046.64 %47.49 %48.32 %
Females 16 years and over
3,38753.36 %52.51 %51.68 %
In labor force
4,27667.37 %59.40 %63.63 %
Males in labor force
2,13049.81 %52.94 %53.52 %
Females in labor force
2,14650.19 %47.06 %46.48 %
Civilian labor force
4,25567.04 %58.86 %63.10 %
Employed
4,11264.79 %54.55 %59.39 %
Unemployed
1432.25 %4.31 %3.71 %
Unemployment level
-3.34 %7.25 %5.84 %
Armed Forces
210.33 %0.53 %0.53 %
Not in labor force
2,07132.63 %40.60 %36.37 %
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Private wage and salary workers3,29580.13 %76.21 %78.40 %
Government workers57714.03 %17.43 %14.66 %
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2405.84 %6.06 %6.64 %
Unpaid family workers00.00 %0.30 %0.31 %
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Meraux Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations1,22529.79 %29.90 %33.60 %
Service occupations47411.53 %16.70 %14.87 %
Sales and office occupations1,32632.25 %26.76 %26.70 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations280.68 %0.81 %0.74 %
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations55013.38 %11.70 %9.47 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations50912.38 %14.12 %14.63 %
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Meraux Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining842.04 %4.22 %1.87 %
Construction3107.54 %7.88 %6.80 %
Manufacturing45311.02 %10.12 %14.09 %
Wholesale trade1904.62 %3.52 %3.60 %
Retail trade52812.84 %11.90 %11.73 %
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2185.30 %5.33 %5.19 %
Information581.41 %1.97 %3.08 %
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3107.54 %5.69 %6.87 %
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3308.03 %7.59 %9.28 %
Educational, health and social services86721.08 %21.72 %19.92 %
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3478.44 %9.11 %7.86 %
Other services (except public administration)1724.18 %5.20 %4.88 %
Public administration2455.96 %5.76 %4.83 %
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Meraux Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Households3,030100.00 %1,655,384106,788,273
Less than $10,000
3009.90 %15.57 %9.86 %
$10,000 to $14,999
2016.63 %8.57 %6.40 %
$15,000 to $24,999
2327.66 %14.99 %12.89 %
$25,000 to $34,999
35411.68 %13.48 %12.79 %
$35,000 to $49,999
47715.74 %15.73 %16.44 %
$50,000 to $74,999
82927.36 %16.57 %19.30 %
$75,000 to $99,999
35411.68 %7.65 %10.14 %
$100,000 to $149,999
2688.84 %4.84 %7.65 %
$150,000 to $199,999
80.26 %1.18 %2.18 %
$200,000 or more
70.23 %1.42 %2.35 %
Median household income (dollars)$47,958.00-$30,459.91$39,349.33
Average household size2.77-2.642.58
Average income per member of household$17,313.36-$11,530.85$15,252.86
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Meraux Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Workers 16 years and over4,011100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
3,12978.01 %78.11 %75.65 %
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
70617.60 %13.63 %12.23 %
Public transportation (including taxicab)
501.25 %2.36 %4.73 %
Walked
320.80 %2.20 %2.94 %
Other means
471.17 %1.55 %1.20 %
Worked at home
471.17 %2.15 %3.25 %
Mean travel time to work (minutes)31.7 minutes-29.5 minutes26.3 minutes
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Meraux Housing

Meraux Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units3,117100.00 %1,843,746117,282,697
Occupied housing units
3,04497.66 %89.73 %91.00 %
Owner-occupied housing units
2,49680.08 %60.95 %60.30 %
Renter-occupied housing units
54817.58 %28.78 %30.70 %
Vacant housing units
732.34 %10.27 %9.00 %
For seasonal or occasional use
70.22 %2.07 %3.06 %
Homeowner vacancy rate0.80 %-1.72 %2.21 %
Rental vacancy rate3.20 %-9.00 %7.86 %
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.95-2.672.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit1.96-2.542.45
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Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units3,130100.00 %--
1-unit, detached
2,39576.52 %64.11 %60.37 %
1-unit, attached
471.50 %3.84 %5.68 %
2 units
692.20 %4.04 %4.29 %
3 or 4 units
611.95 %4.53 %4.72 %
5 to 9 units
541.73 %3.09 %4.66 %
10 to 19 units
180.58 %2.16 %3.99 %
20 or more units
1875.97 %4.94 %8.59 %
Mobile home
2999.55 %13.02 %7.49 %
Boat, RV, van, etc.
00.00 %0.26 %0.22 %
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Meraux Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units3,130100.00 %--
1 room
361.15 %1.26 %2.21 %
2 rooms
1695.40 %4.08 %4.88 %
3 rooms
2036.49 %9.53 %10.06 %
4 rooms
3039.68 %17.97 %15.95 %
5 rooms
94530.19 %25.38 %20.92 %
6 rooms
75324.06 %19.58 %18.39 %
7 rooms
43113.77 %11.20 %11.98 %
8 rooms
1524.86 %6.08 %7.99 %
9 or more rooms
1384.41 %4.93 %7.63 %
Median (rooms)5.4-5.15.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Occupied housing units3,052100.00 %--
1.00 or less
2,95396.76 %85.03 %85.63 %
1.01 to 1.50
852.79 %3.10 %2.83 %
1.51 or more
140.46 %1.58 %2.54 %
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Meraux Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Utility gas1,98463.39 %42.08 %46.07 %
Bottled, tank, or LP gas200.64 %4.41 %5.96 %
Electricity1,04833.48 %41.99 %27.62 %
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.00.00 %0.13 %8.06 %
Coal or coke00.00 %0.00 %0.12 %
Wood00.00 %0.68 %1.51 %
Solar energy00.00 %0.02 %0.05 %
Other fuel00.00 %0.10 %0.35 %
No fuel used00.00 %0.30 %1.25 %
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Meraux Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units2,167100.00 %--
Less than $50,000
552.54 %19.55 %10.14 %
$50,000 to $99,999
1,14652.88 %42.70 %30.62 %
$100,000 to $149,999
66930.87 %20.12 %23.60 %
$150,000 to $199,999
1798.26 %9.10 %14.50 %
$200,000 to $299,999
1054.85 %5.51 %11.81 %
$300,000 to $499,999
130.60 %2.17 %6.42 %
$500,000 to $999,999
00.00 %0.69 %2.34 %
$1,000,000 or more
00.00 %0.15 %0.56 %
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Meraux Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
With a mortgage1,63275.31 %59.75 %69.56 %
Less than $300
130.60 %1.05 %0.50 %
$300 to $499
863.97 %6.94 %3.97 %
$500 to $699
34015.69 %13.55 %8.97 %
$700 to $999
74434.33 %18.94 %17.28 %
$1,000 to $1,499
35916.57 %13.15 %20.91 %
$1,500 to $1,999
904.15 %3.68 %9.93 %
$2,000 or more
00.00 %2.46 %7.99 %
Not mortgaged53524.69 %40.25 %30.44 %
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent96944.72 %45.67 %36.58 %
15 to 19 percent47321.83 %16.03 %17.40 %
20 to 24 percent26012.00 %10.98 %13.85 %
25 to 29 percent1828.40 %6.96 %9.40 %
30 to 34 percent1125.17 %4.45 %6.01 %
35 percent or more1717.89 %14.23 %15.91 %
Not computed00.00 %1.68 %0.85 %
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Meraux Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units564100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Less than $200
11520.39 %8.13 %5.40 %
$200 to $299
10017.73 %9.20 %5.26 %
$300 to $499
19133.87 %34.43 %22.00 %
$500 to $749
7513.30 %28.67 %33.46 %
$750 to $999
162.84 %6.99 %17.03 %
$1,000 to $1,499
00.00 %2.24 %8.60 %
$1,500 or more
00.00 %0.70 %2.89 %
No cash rent
6711.88 %9.65 %5.35 %
Median (dollars)36063.83 %36.65 %44.00 %
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent11320.04 %18.63 %18.07 %
15 to 19 percent9717.20 %12.51 %14.26 %
20 to 24 percent6110.82 %10.83 %12.73 %
25 to 29 percent6210.99 %8.57 %10.37 %
30 to 34 percent325.67 %6.19 %7.32 %
35 percent or more12321.81 %29.85 %29.47 %
Not computed7613.48 %13.43 %7.77 %

Meraux Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentLouisiana Avg.National Avg.
None3109.90 %10.63 %9.57 %
188728.34 %33.23 %31.22 %
21,39244.47 %34.09 %34.76 %
3 or more46314.79 %11.76 %15.45 %
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