StatisticSaint Bernard AreaNew OrleansLouisiana
Population density (sq mi)7,1862,260108
Median age30.135.536.2
Male/Female ratio0.6:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1862%42%43%
Speak Englishn/a91%92%
Speak Spanishn/a4%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Saint Bernard Area is 218% higher than New Orleans
  • The median age in Saint Bernard Area is 15% lower than New Orleans
  • In Saint Bernard Area 2.52% of the population is White
  • In Saint Bernard Area 92.28% of the population is Black
  • In Saint Bernard Area 0.19% of the population is Asian

Compare New Orleans, LA Demographics


      Saint Bernard Area population breakdown by race

      RaceSaint Bernard AreaNew OrleansLouisiana
      American Indian0.00%0.20%0.57%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race0.32%1.63%1.83%
      Other race4.68%1.34%1.09%
      In Saint Bernard Area, 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

      Saint Bernard Area age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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