destrehan Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 172 2.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,114 32.8 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,738 26.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,694 26.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 735 11.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 6,066 94.0 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,123 32.9 % 32.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 10,994 - -
19 years old and under 3,104 28.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 3,249 29.6 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,478 31.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,163 10.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 9,827 96.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 352 3.5 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,379 32.1 % 33.5 %
Married 2,169 50.4 % 50.5 %
Separated 121 2.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 631 14.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,246 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,961 93.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 285 6.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,211 75.6 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 150 3.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 112 2.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 484 11.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 63 1.5 % 4.8 %
20 or More Units 137 3.2 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 89 2.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 944 22.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,939 45.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 690 16.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 41 1.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 204 4.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 89 2.1 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,150 50.6 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,775 41.8 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 23 0.5 % 4.1 %
None 13 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 8,121 74.1 % 75.5 %
African-American 2,480 22.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 15 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 250 2.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 95 0.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 67,099 55,775
Median Family Income 85,944 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 32,489 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 73 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.85 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 3.88
    [CDD] 2.85
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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