Natchitoches employment information

IndexNatchitochesLouisianaNational
Income per capita$15,750$25,515$29,829
Median household income$21,406$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,182$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$12,832$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$23,084$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$16,587$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate6.9%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level40.4%19.7%15.1%
The Natchitoches, 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 Natchitoches is $15,750, which is 38% lower than than the Louisiana average and 47% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $21,406, which is 53% lower than than the Louisiana average and 61% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Natchitoches is 7%, which is 48% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Natchitoches is 40% which is 168% higher than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$14,269$21,406$42,812
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 Natchitoches is 47% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Natchitoches is 61% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Natchitoches is 48% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Natchitoches is 168% higher than the national average.

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Natchitoches median earnings by income bracket

Natchitoches employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry5.7%0.8%
Manufacturing sector17.7%0.1%
Financial & insurance services0.8%0.8%
Wholesale & retail services19.4%10.9%
Public administration8.5%7.6%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.1%1.9%
Education, health & social services18.7%38.4%
Other21.7%21.3%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Point Place, LA508$46,92315%
Montgomery, LA702$44,45320%
Vienna Bend, LA1,272$40,55627%
Provencal, LA572$32,21242%
Robeline, LA102$31,50043%
Natchitoches, LA18,402$21,40661%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Oxon Hill, MD18,397$72,02930%
Onalaska, WI18,396$52,8534%
Winchester, KY18,395$38,63230%
Marshfield, WI18,410$45,62118%
El Dorado, AR18,393$36,73234%
Natchitoches, LA18,402$21,40661%
Source: The Natchitoches, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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