The City of Jennings had a population of 10,261 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Jennings is located at latitude 30.2231 and longitude -92.6583 in Jefferson Davis Parish. The formal boundaries for the City of Jennings (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Jefferson Davis Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 26 feet.
The City of Jennings (GNIS ID: 2404803) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jennings population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||9,790|
|Population in Familes||7,925|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||471|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,501 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,228 (49.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,629 (36.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||644 (14.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$104,506|
|Average Home Value||$123,272|
|Median Household Income||$33,786|
|Average Household Income||$52,853|
|Per Capita Income||$20,275|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.43%|
|Per Capita Income||1.61%|
The table below compares Jennings to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 59||88th|
|Population Density1||# 152||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 218||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 333||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 282||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.