Jean Lafitte is a city located in Louisiana. Jean Lafitte has a 2020 population of 2,003. Jean Lafitte is currently growing at a rate of 0.05% annually and its population has increased by 5.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,906 in 2010.
The average household income in Jean Lafitte is $71,110 with a poverty rate of 17.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,020 per month, and the median house value is $159,600. The median age in Jean Lafitte is 39.7 years, 39.8 years for males, and 39.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Jean Lafittewas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 18.42%.
97.86% of Jean Lafitte residents speak only English, while 2.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.21% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Jean Lafitte is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Jean Lafitte is Multiple, with 7.27% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.93%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Jean Lafitte
99.34% of Jean Lafitte residents were born in the United States, with 92.74% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.