Broussard is a city located in Lafayette Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 14,461, it is the 33rd largest city in Louisiana and the 3053rd largest city in the United States. Broussard is currently growing at a rate of 3.74% annually and its population has increased by 7.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,417 in 2020. Spanning over 18 miles, Broussard has a population density of 824 people per square mile.
The average household income in Broussard is $94,279 with a poverty rate of 15.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Broussard is 35.1 years, 36.5 years for males, and 34.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Broussardwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
92.92% of Broussard residents speak only English, while 7.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.88% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Broussard is Native, with 68.75% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Broussard is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.69%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Broussard
95.83% of Broussard residents were born in the United States, with 82.35% having been born in Louisiana. 3.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.