Marrero is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Marrero Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Jefferson Parish at latitude 29.8994 and longitude -90.1003. Jefferson Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Marrero Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 7.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0.59 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Marrero: Ames Plantation, Amesville.Photos of the local Marrero, LA area
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|Population in Households||32,457|
|Population in Familes||27,142|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||292|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||13,232 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,643 (57.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,555 (34.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,034 ( 7.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$120,085|
|Average Home Value||$128,876|
|Median Household Income||$35,773|
|Average Household Income||$49,251|
|Per Capita Income||$18,464|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.35%|
|Per Capita Income||2.21%|
The table below compares Marrero to the other 473 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 12||98th|
|Population Density1||# 8||99th|
|Diversity Index2||# 22||96th|
|Median Household Income||# 298||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 332||30th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.