Terrebonne Parish LA Information


Terrebonne Parish Subdivisions

Terrebonne Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 114,651
Population in Households 113,172
Population in Familes 94,266
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,479
Population Density1 93
Diversity Index2 53


Total Households 41,587
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 29,773
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 45,438 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 28,758 (63.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,829 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,851 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $121,252
Average Home Value $142,606


Median Household Income $51,455
Average Household Income $66,932
Per Capita Income $24,447
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.47% 0.55%
Households 0.7% 0.66%
Families 0.5% 0.49%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   2.43%
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, 2015 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 # 27 59th
Median Household Income # 14 80th
Per Capita Income # 18 73rd

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