Ascension Parish, Louisiana state, USA

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Ascension Parish, Louisiana, USA

Map of Ascension Parish
Population
- Total:107.215 (2010)
- Density:368,4/sq mi (142,6/sq km)
Area
- Total:304 sq mi (786 sq km)
- Land:291 sq mi (752 sq km)
- Water:14 sq mi (34 sq km)
- % water:4,33 %
Latitude:+30.2029461
Longitude:-090.9100234

Basic information about the Ascension Parish

The Ascension Parish is located in the state of Louisiana. This county occupies 304 square miles, with 14 square miles being water areas. There are 107.215 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Ascension Parish citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (73.28%), followed by Black or African American (22.24%) and Some Other Race (1.91%). There are 37.790 households in the county, while 76,65% of them are family households and 23,35% represent non family households. There are 5 cities and towns in Ascension Parish. The most populated city is Prairieville CDP and the smallest town or village is Lemannville CDP.


Statistical data for the Ascension Parish based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
107,215
White alone
78,57273.28 %
Black or African American alone
23,84622.24 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3390.32 %
Asian alone
1,0180.95 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
810.08 %
Some Other Race alone
2,0491.91 %
Two or More races
1,3101.22 %

Statistical data for the Ascension Parish

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
107,215
White alone
78,57273.28 %
Black or African American alone
23,84622.24 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3390.32 %
Asian alone
1,0180.95 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
810.08 %
Some Other Race alone
2,0491.91 %
Two or More races
1,3101.22 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
107,215
Not Hispanic or Latino
102,19195.31 %
Hispanic or Latino
5,0244.69 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
107,215
Not Hispanic or Latino
102,19195.31 %
White alone
75,94974.32 %
Black or African American alone
23,72723.22 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
2970.29 %
Asian alone
9950.97 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
610.06 %
Some Other Race alone
1330.13 %
Two or More races
1,0291.01 %
Hispanic or Latino
5,0244.69 %
White alone
2,62352.21 %
Black or African American alone
1192.37 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
420.84 %
Asian alone
230.46 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
200.40 %
Some Other Race alone
1,91638.14 %
Two or More races
2815.59 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
34
Male
33
Female
35

Household Type

Total
37,790
Family households
28,96676.65 %
Husband-wife family
21,45874.08 %
Other family
7,50825.92 %
Male householder, no wife present
2,14428.56 %
Female householder, no husband present
5,36471.44 %
Nonfamily households
8,82423.35 %
Householder living alone
7,13780.88 %
Householder not living alone
1,68719.12 %

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City Alias ZIP Codes
BrittanyBrittany70718
BurnsideBurnside70738
DarrowDarrow70725
DonaldsonvilleDonaldsonville70346
DonaldsonvilleDonaldsonvlle70346
DonaldsonvilleMccall70346
DonaldsonvilleModeste70346
DuplessisDuplessis70728
GeismarGeismar70734
GonzalesGonzales70737, 70707
PrairievilleGalvez70769
PrairievilleLake70769
PrairievillePrairieville70769
Saint AmantSaint Amant70774
SorrentoSorrento70778

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