Income/capita 52%
Household income 54%
Unemployment 44%
Income per capita$14,178$25,515$29,829
Median household income$25,250$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,580$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$14,191$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$25,000$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$17,500$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate6.7%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level32.6%19.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Coushatta is 52% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Coushatta is 54% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Coushatta is 44% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Coushatta is 116% higher than the national average

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      Coushatta employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry20.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.3%3.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services18.0%3.7%
      Public administration5.0%12.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.8%3.5%
      Education, health & social services6.3%50.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Martin, LA635$65,41718%
      Edgefield, LA214$62,50013%
      Hall Summit, LA294$58,1255%
      Ashland, LA236$47,85713%
      Pleasant Hill, LA642$22,67959%
      Coushatta, LA2,406$25,25054%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fort Polk North, LA2,406$46,51616%
      Hale Center, TX2,406$39,02129%
      Chase City, VA2,406$30,53845%
      Dripping Springs, TX2,407$68,75024%
      Belmont, PA2,405$39,02929%
      Coushatta, LA2,406$25,25054%
      Source: The Coushatta, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).