Carencro is a city located in Lafayette Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 9,622, it is the 60th largest city in Louisiana and the 4243rd largest city in the United States. Carencro is currently growing at a rate of 1.85% annually and its population has increased by 2.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,346 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Carencro has a population density of 1,228 people per square mile.
The average household income in Carencro is $55,438 with a poverty rate of 17.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Carencro is 33 years, 30.4 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Carencrowas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.64%.
91.81% of Carencro residents speak only English, while 8.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.36% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Carencro is Multiple, with 28.26% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Carencro is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.02%.
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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 35-44.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Carencro
99.55% of Carencro residents were born in the United States, with 88.62% having been born in Louisiana. 0.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.