Income/capita 50%
Household income 58%
Unemployment 33%
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IndexGrand CoteauLouisianaNational
Income per capita$15,009$25,515$29,829
Median household income$23,309$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$30,625$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,096$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$35,313$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$16,414$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level29.2%19.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Grand Coteau is 50% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Grand Coteau is 58% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Grand Coteau is 33% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Grand Coteau is 94% higher than the national average

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      Grand Coteau employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.3%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector2.6%6.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%9.1%
      Wholesale & retail services12.8%3.8%
      Public administration16.8%12.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.7%2.2%
      Education, health & social services12.8%58.1%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cecilia, LA1,674$63,63315.0%
      Ossun, LA1,960$52,9814.2%
      Lafayette, LA125,808$47,94013.3%
      Scott, LA8,687$45,88317.1%
      Cankton, LA778$43,33321.7%
      Grand Coteau, LA1,002$23,30957.9%

      Cities with similar population

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      Eclectic, AL1,002$44,37519.8%
      Greenville, CA1,002$30,55644.8%
      Lake View, IA1,002$48,64612.1%
      Allenwood, NJ1,002$121,067118.8%
      Byrdstown, TN1,002$26,33752.4%
      Grand Coteau, LA1,002$23,30957.9%
      Source: The Grand Coteau, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).