StatisticFreretNew OrleansLouisiana
Population density (sq mi)8,2392,260108
Median age39.535.536.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%42%43%
Speak Englishn/a91%92%
Speak Spanishn/a4%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Freret is 265% higher than New Orleans
  • The median age in Freret is 11% higher than New Orleans
  • In Freret 32.12% of the population is White
  • In Freret 61.53% of the population is Black
  • In Freret 0.55% of the population is Asian

Compare New Orleans, LA Demographics


      Freret population breakdown by race

      RaceFreretNew OrleansLouisiana
      American Indian1.66%0.20%0.57%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race2.25%1.63%1.83%
      Other race1.90%1.34%1.09%
      In Freret, 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

      Freret age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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