Broussard employment information

IndexBroussardLouisianaNational
Income per capita$33,847$25,515$29,829
Median household income$71,250$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$82,221$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$41,557$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$51,285$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$33,000$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level10.4%19.7%15.1%
The Broussard, LA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Broussard is $33,847, which is 33% higher than than the Louisiana average and 13% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $71,250, which is 56% higher than than the Louisiana average and 29% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Broussard is 3%, which is 34% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Broussard is 10% which is 31% lower than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$47,495$71,250$142,500
City
$30,431$45,652$91,304
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

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  • The income per capita in Broussard is 13% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Broussard is 29% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Broussard is 34% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Broussard is 31% lower than the national average.

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Broussard median earnings by income bracket

Broussard employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry2.3%1.0%
Manufacturing sector12.1%0.0%
Financial & insurance services1.7%3.6%
Wholesale & retail services10.3%22.4%
Public administration2.2%1.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.3%1.3%
Education, health & social services9.0%34.1%
Other52.9%26.0%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Youngsville, LA10,878$94,56471%
Milton, LA3,027$83,31151%
Maurice, LA1,461$70,78128%
Cecilia, LA1,674$63,63315%
Cade, LA1,703$55,9071%
Broussard, LA10,221$71,25029%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Lancaster, NY10,220$49,64710%
Lanham, MD10,219$80,62046%
Alpena, MI10,213$35,49036%
Bel Air, MD10,211$69,73326%
Panthersville, GA10,232$34,16238%
Broussard, LA10,221$71,25029%
Source: The Broussard, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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