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, 2016)


Total Population 216,363
Population in Households 213,259
Population in Familes 177,926
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,104
Population Density1 94
Diversity Index2 49


Total Households 79,490
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 56,680
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 86,892 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 55,525 (63.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 23,965 (27.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,402 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $143,980
Average Home Value $182,321


Median Household Income $50,443
Average Household Income $67,988
Per Capita Income $25,484
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.62% 0.65%
Households 0.81% 0.78%
Families 0.58% 0.63%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   1.62%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.