Opelousas, LA Community Information

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Opelousas, LA Community Information

Population

47,892

Median Age

35.5

Median Household Income

$30,512

Households with Children

50.54%

Median Travel Time to Work

25 minutes

Opelousas, LA Real Estate Market Information

Homes Owned

63.58%

Homes Rented

29.58%

Homes Vacant

6.84%

Opelousas, LA School Information

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Community

  • Total Population 47,892
  • Total Male Population 22,740
  • Total Female Population 25,152
  • Population change since 2000 6.10%
  • Median age 35.5
  • Percent of households with children 50.54%
  • Personal Crime risk 78

Transportation

  • Median travel time to work 25 minutes
  • Percent using Public transportation 0.89%
  • Percent Driving/Using Carpool 91.06
  • Percent Using Other transportation 5.53%
  • Percent Working From Home 2.52%

Education Levels

  • Some high school 32.53%
  • High school graduate 34.77%
  • Some college 15.36%
  • Associate degree 4.00%
  • Bachelor's degree 8.31%
  • Graduate degree 5.02%

Occupation

  • Agriculture, forestry, and fishing 4.31%
  • Construction 7.54%
  • Manufacturing 6.20%
  • Wholesale Trade 3.25%
  • Retail Trade 11.77%
  • Finance, insurance and real estate 3.91%
  • Services 5.89%
  • Public administration 5.21%
  • Information 1.36%
  • Professional 6.17%
  • Education 31.02%
  • Arts 7.69%

Income

  • Average household income $44,905
  • Income change since 2000 30.36%

Climate

  • Avg. January high/low temp 61.23 / 40.69
  • Avg. July high/low temp 91.94 / 72.36
  • Annual precipitation 63.96

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