Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area LA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 219,034
Daytime Population: Workers 84,942
Daytime Population: Residents 139,716
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 224,658
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 215,930
Population in Familes 179,708
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,104
Population Density2 95
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $51,681
Average Household Income $69,612
Per Capita Income $26,006


Total Housing Units 87,295 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 56,314 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 23,943 (27.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,038 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $153,476
Average Home Value $186,163


Total Households 80,257
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 57,080
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.7% 0.67%
Households 0.83% 0.76%
Families 0.6% 0.62%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   2.73%