Jefferson Parish, Louisiana state, USA

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Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA

Map of Jefferson Parish
Population
- Total:432.552 (2010)
- Density:1.461,3/sq mi (564,7/sq km)
Area
- Total:666 sq mi (1.724 sq km)
- Land:296 sq mi (766 sq km)
- Water:370 sq mi (958 sq km)
- % water:55,57 %
Latitude:+29.5033000
Longitude:-090.0362310

Basic information about the Jefferson Parish

The Jefferson Parish is located in the state of Louisiana. This county occupies 666 square miles, with 370 square miles being water areas. There are 432.552 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Jefferson Parish citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (62.91%), followed by Black or African American (26.33%) and Some Other Race (4.26%). There are 169.647 households in the county, while 65,91% of them are family households and 34,09% represent non family households. There are 21 cities and towns in Jefferson Parish. The most populated city is Metairie CDP and the smallest town or village is Lafitte CDP.


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

Racial makeup

Total
432,552
White alone
272,11562.91 %
Black or African American alone
113,88726.33 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
2,0380.47 %
Asian alone
16,6833.86 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
1790.04 %
Some Other Race alone
18,4294.26 %
Two or More races
9,2212.13 %

Statistical data for the Jefferson Parish

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
432,552
White alone
272,11562.91 %
Black or African American alone
113,88726.33 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
2,0380.47 %
Asian alone
16,6833.86 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
1790.04 %
Some Other Race alone
18,4294.26 %
Two or More races
9,2212.13 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
432,552
Not Hispanic or Latino
378,85087.58 %
Hispanic or Latino
53,70212.42 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
432,552
Not Hispanic or Latino
378,85087.58 %
White alone
242,26863.95 %
Black or African American alone
112,01329.57 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1,6290.43 %
Asian alone
16,5424.37 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
1160.03 %
Some Other Race alone
9610.25 %
Two or More races
5,3211.40 %
Hispanic or Latino
53,70212.42 %
White alone
29,84755.58 %
Black or African American alone
1,8743.49 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
4090.76 %
Asian alone
1410.26 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
630.12 %
Some Other Race alone
17,46832.53 %
Two or More races
3,9007.26 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
38
Male
37
Female
40

Household Type

Total
169,647
Family households
111,81765.91 %
Husband-wife family
72,95065.24 %
Other family
38,86734.76 %
Male householder, no wife present
10,41526.80 %
Female householder, no husband present
28,45273.20 %
Nonfamily households
57,83034.09 %
Householder living alone
47,38581.94 %
Householder not living alone
10,44518.06 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Jefferson Parish - including Historical Features

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Current weather situation in the Jefferson Parish

City Alias ZIP Codes
BaratariaBarataria70036
Grand IsleGrand Isle70358
GretnaGretna70056, 70053, 70054
GretnaTerrytown70056
HarveyHarvey70059, 70058
KennerBeachview70062
KennerGreen Lawn Terrace70062
KennerKenner70064, 70097, 70062, 70063, 70065
LafitteJean Lafitte70067
LafitteLafitte70067
MarreroMarrero70073, 70072
MetairieLa Gas Serv Inc70060
MetairieMetairie70009, 70060, 70002, 70004, 70005, 70006, 70010, 70011, 70033, 70001, 70055, 70003
New OrleansElmwood70123
New OrleansHarahan70123
New OrleansJefferson70121
New OrleansNew Orleans70141, 70121, 70183, 70123, 70181
New OrleansRiver Ridge70123
New OrleansShrewsbury70121
Westwego9 Mile Point70094
WestwegoAvondale70094
WestwegoBridge City70094
WestwegoSouth Kenner70094
WestwegoWaggaman70094
WestwegoWestwego70094, 70096

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