Income/capita 13%
Household income 1%
Unemployment 19%
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IndexLockport HeightsLouisianaNational
Income per capita$25,914$25,515$29,829
Median household income$54,583$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,833$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,091$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$43,884$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$20,568$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level15.1%19.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lockport Heights is 13% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lockport Heights is 1% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lockport Heights is 19% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lockport Heights is equal to the national average

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      Lockport Heights median earnings by income bracket

      Lockport Heights employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry24.7%2.5%
      Manufacturing sector9.0%3.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services11.7%24.9%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.7%5.3%
      Education, health & social services12.0%35.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Presquille, LA1,659$102,50085.3%
      Bayou Country Club, LA1,429$93,07368.2%
      Bayou Gauche, LA2,179$85,39854.4%
      Paradis, LA1,542$61,33610.9%
      Mathews, LA2,426$57,8504.6%
      Lockport Heights, LA1,367$54,5831.3%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Berry, AL1,367$25,35754.2%
      Buchanan, GA1,367$27,17150.9%
      Paul, ID1,367$47,21614.7%
      Salem, SD1,367$51,2507.4%
      La Grulla, TX1,367$24,65355.4%
      Lockport Heights, LA1,367$54,5831.3%
      Source: The Lockport Heights, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).