Lafitte employment information

IndexLafitteLouisianaNational
Income per capita$19,496$25,515$29,829
Median household income$39,271$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,241$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$19,097$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$22,113$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level32.4%19.7%15.1%
The Lafitte, 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 Lafitte is $19,496, which is 24% lower than than the Louisiana average and 35% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $39,271, which is 14% lower than than the Louisiana average and 29% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Lafitte is 0%, which is 100% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Lafitte is 32% which is 115% higher than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$26,178$39,271$78,542
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Lafitte is 35% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Lafitte is 29% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Lafitte is 100% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Lafitte is 115% higher than the national average.

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      Lafitte median earnings by income bracket

      Lafitte employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.4%3.6%
      Manufacturing sector6.4%67.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%35.7%
      Wholesale & retail services3.7%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%5.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%48.2%
      Other76.5%7.1%

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      Timberlane, LA10,596$53,8913%
      Jean Lafitte, LA1,888$53,4383%
      Lafitte, LA823$39,27129%

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      North Edwards, CA823$53,2994%
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      Friendsville, TN823$42,10224%
      Lafitte, LA823$39,27129%
      Source: The Lafitte, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).