Marrero is a city located in Jefferson Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 32,230, it is the 13th largest city in Louisiana and the 1415th largest city in the United States. Marrero is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually and its population has decreased by -0.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 32,382 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Marrero has a population density of 4,477 people per square mile.
The average household income in Marrero is $55,698 with a poverty rate of 19.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Marrero is 41.8 years, 39.4 years for males, and 43.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Marrerowas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 87.80%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 21.15%.
88.66% of Marrero residents speak only English, while 11.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 5.64% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Marrero is Multiple, with 44.33% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Marrero is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.51%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, 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 Marrero
92.57% of Marrero residents were born in the United States, with 81.23% having been born in Louisiana. 2.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.