Terrebonne Parish LA Information


Terrebonne Parish Subdivisions

Terrebonne Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 115,693
Population in Households 114,214
Population in Familes 95,248
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,479
Population Density1 94
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 41,913
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 29,895
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 45,970 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 28,547 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,366 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,057 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $142,688
Average Home Value $183,056


Median Household Income $50,118
Average Household Income $68,255
Per Capita Income $25,188
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.54% 0.6%
Households 0.71% 0.72%
Families 0.49% 0.58%
Median Household Income   1.55%
Per Capita Income   1.53%
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.


Terrebonne Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Terrebonne Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 14 80th
Population Density1 # 24 64th
Diversity Index2 # 19 72nd
Median Household Income # 14 80th
Per Capita Income # 17 75th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.