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Income/capita 40%
Household income 32%
Unemployment 291%
IndexBayou L'OurseLouisianaNational
Income per capita$17,810$25,515$29,829
Median household income$37,399$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$39,018$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,824$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$40,909$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$12,049$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate18.2%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level36.2%19.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bayou L'Ourse is 40% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bayou L'Ourse is 32% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bayou L'Ourse is 291% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bayou L'Ourse is 140% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $24,930$37,399$74,798
      City
      $30,431$45,652$91,304
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Bayou L'Ourse median earnings by income bracket

      Bayou L'Ourse employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector22.9%3.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.6%
      Wholesale & retail services6.8%17.3%
      Public administration2.4%4.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.1%11.2%
      Education, health & social services3.5%33.8%
      Other25.6%23.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Labadieville, LA2,083$52,4115%
      Siracusaville, LA975$47,87513%
      Schriever, LA7,041$45,82917%
      Morgan City, LA11,936$42,92722%
      Berwick, LA4,779$42,85323%
      Bayou L'Ourse, LA1,721$37,39932%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Marble Hill, MO1,721$29,50047%
      Le Grand, CA1,721$41,77624%
      Harwich Port, MA1,721$62,82914%
      John Day, OR1,721$32,83341%
      West Homestead, PA1,720$49,21911%
      Bayou L'Ourse, LA1,721$37,39932%
      Source: The Bayou L'Ourse, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).