New Roads employment information

IndexNew RoadsLouisianaNational
Income per capita$21,784$24,775$28,555
Median household income$33,947$44,991$53,482
Median income owner occupied$66,563$57,681$68,142
Median income renter occupied$17,784$26,583$33,219
Median earnings male$40,938$37,322$36,116
Median earnings female$21,368$22,260$25,692
Unemployment rate2.5%5.3%5.8%
Poverty level22.8%19.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in New Roads is 24% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in New Roads is 37% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in New Roads is 58% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in New Roads is 46% higher than the national average.

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New Roads median earnings by income bracket

New Roads employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry26.8%1.7%
Manufacturing sector11.0%3.6%
Financial & insurance services2.9%3.8%
Wholesale & retail services7.7%17.0%
Public administration4.4%4.5%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.2%1.5%
Education, health & social services7.6%46.2%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Livonia, LA1,561$66,60725%
Erwinville, LA2,284$66,57724%
St. Francisville, LA1,917$65,47622%
Ventress, LA1,060$55,3333%
Fordoche, LA883$54,5832%
New Roads, LA4,791$33,94737%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Columbia, KY4,792$23,86455%
Walkertown, NC4,790$41,54622%
Edwardsville, PA4,792$35,58133%
Peppermill Village, MD4,795$67,62926%
Rocky Mount, VA4,795$24,78854%
New Roads, LA4,791$33,94737%
Source: The New Roads, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.