StatisticBlack PearlNew OrleansLouisiana
Population density (sq mi)6,5362,260108
Median age35.835.536.2
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%42%43%
Speak Englishn/a91%92%
Speak Spanishn/a4%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Black Pearl is 189% higher than New Orleans
  • The median age in Black Pearl is 1% higher than New Orleans
  • In Black Pearl 64.86% of the population is White
  • In Black Pearl 21.18% of the population is Black
  • In Black Pearl 10.60% of the population is Asian

Compare New Orleans, LA Demographics


      Black Pearl population breakdown by race

      RaceBlack PearlNew OrleansLouisiana
      American Indian0.65%0.20%0.57%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race2.71%1.63%1.83%
      Other race0.00%1.34%1.09%
      In Black Pearl, 5.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Black Pearl age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Black Pearl, New Orleans, LA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).