plaquemine Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 244 7.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,592 46.1 % 32.6 %
Some College 956 27.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 296 8.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 363 10.5 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,771 80.3 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 528 15.3 % 15.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 6,993 - -
19 years old and under 2,164 30.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,188 31.3 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,662 23.8 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 979 14.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,261 99.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 16 0.3 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 924 36.6 % 33.5 %
Married 920 36.4 % 50.5 %
Separated 81 3.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 603 23.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,102 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,748 88.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 354 11.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,648 85.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 27 0.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 146 4.7 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 17 0.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 50 1.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 53 1.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 13 0.4 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 107 3.4 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 41 1.3 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 239 7.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 267 8.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 528 17.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 233 7.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 752 24.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 485 15.6 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,214 39.1 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,534 49.5 % 42.3 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 3,545 51.1 % 75.5 %
African-American 3,344 48.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 50 0.7 % 0.8 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,447 55,775
Median Family Income 51,232 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 24,456 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 73.33 %
  • Temperature 80.6 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.1 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.85
    [CDD] 5.4
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.04 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com