Terrebonne Parish, LA

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2022 Population
108,862
1.12% 1-year decline
US Senator
Bill Cassidy
Republican Party
US Senator
John Kennedy
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
36.9
0.82% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
16.4%
8.14% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$63,088
8.89% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$174,400
8.59% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
47,126
2.01% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Terrebonne Parish, LA had a population of 109k people with a median age of 36.9 and a median household income of $63,088. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Terrebonne Parish, LA declined from 110,100 to 108,862, a −1.12% decrease and its median household income grew from $57,940 to $63,088, a 8.89% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Terrebonne Parish, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (65.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (19%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (5.23%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.45%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (2.12%).

None of the households in Terrebonne Parish, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

98.5% of the residents in Terrebonne Parish, LA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Terrebonne Parish, LA are Fletcher Technical Community College (831 degrees awarded in 2022), Unitech Training Academy-Houma (121 degrees), and LaSalle Tech (108 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Terrebonne Parish, LA was $174,400, and the homeownership rate was 74.2%.

Most people in Terrebonne Parish, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Terrebonne Parish, LA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Terrebonne Parish, LA is home to a population of 109k people, from which 98.5% are citizens. As of 2022, 2.28% of Terrebonne Parish, LA residents were born outside of the country (2.48k people).

In 2022, there were 3.46 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (71.5k people) in Terrebonne Parish, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 20.7k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 5.7k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

98.5%
2022 Citizenship
98.5%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 98.5% of Terrebonne Parish, LA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Terrebonne Parish, LA was 98.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Terrebonne Parish, LA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    71.5k ± 325
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    20.7k ± 576
  3. American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic)
    5.7k ± 403
5.34%
Hispanic Population
5.82k people

In 2022, there were 3.46 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (71.5k people) in Terrebonne Parish, LA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 20.7k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 5.7k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.34% of the people in Terrebonne Parish, LA are hispanic (5.82k people).

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Honduras
    36,279 ± 4,658 people
  2. Mexico
    23,092 ± 3,722 people
  3. Vietnam
    18,064 ± 3,293 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Louisiana was Honduras, the natal country of 36,279 Louisiana residents, followed by Mexico with 23,092 and Vietnam with 18,064.

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Foreign-Born Population

2.28%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
2.48k people
2.36%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
2.6k people

As of 2022, 2.28% of Terrebonne Parish, LA residents (2.48k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Terrebonne Parish, LA was 2.36%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,114 ± 338
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    879 ± 260
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    856 ± 284

Terrebonne Parish, LA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.41 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Terrebonne Parish, LA employs 47.1k people. The largest industries in Terrebonne Parish, LA are Retail Trade (7,738 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (7,485 people), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (3,809 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($84,921), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($77,399), and Utilities ($72,927).

Males in Louisiana have an average income that is 1.52 times higher than the average income of females, which is $49,789. The income inequality in Louisiana (measured using the Gini index) is 0.466, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

47.1k
2022 Value
± 2,107
2.01%
1 Year growth
± 6.21%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Terrebonne Parish, LA grew at a rate of 2.01%, from 46.2k employees to 47.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Terrebonne Parish, LA, are Sales & Related Occupations (5,884 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (4,892 people), and Management Occupations (3,961 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Terrebonne Parish, LA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

47.1k
2022 Value
± 2,107
2.01%
1 Year growth
± 6.21%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Terrebonne Parish, LA grew at a rate of 2.01%, from 46.2k employees to 47.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Terrebonne Parish, LA, are Retail Trade (7,738 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (7,485 people), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (3,809 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Terrebonne Parish, LA, though some of these residents may live in Terrebonne Parish, LA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$57,308
Median earning men ± $2,699
$29,537
Median earning women ± $1,269

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($93,048), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($82,380), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($69,753).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Wholesale Trade ($52,574), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($46,701), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($45,276).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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1.78%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.94M people employed in Louisiana. This represents a 1.78% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 14.4%.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 1,071
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 844
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 648
    Manufacturing

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Terrebonne County, LA went to Donald J. Trump with 74.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (24.2%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.939%).

Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy are the senators currently representing the state of Louisiana. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Louisiana is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Louisiana

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Bill Cassidy
Senator from Louisiana2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015
John Kennedy
Senator from Louisiana3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy are the senators currently representing Louisiana.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Louisiana

Louisiana is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Terrebonne Parish, LA awarded 1,218 degrees. The student population of Terrebonne Parish, LA in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 626 male students and 1,828 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Terrebonne Parish, LA are White (748 and 61.9%), followed by Black or African American (258 and 21.4%), Hispanic or Latino (80 and 6.62%), and American Indian or Alaska Native (44 and 3.64%).

The largest universities in Terrebonne Parish, LA by number of degrees awarded are Fletcher Technical Community College (831 and 68.2%), Unitech Training Academy-Houma (121 and 9.93%), and LaSalle Tech (108 and 8.87%).

The most popular majors in Terrebonne Parish, LA are General Studies (183 and 15%), Electrician (84 and 6.9%), and Medical Insurance Coding Specialist (77 and 6.32%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 2,454 students enrolled in Terrebonne Parish, LA, 25.5% men and 74.5% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 1,313 records, of which 72% were women and 28% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 49 degrees awarded
  2. 127 degrees awarded
  3. 53 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Terrebonne Parish, LA was Medical Insurance Coding Specialist with 49 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Terrebonne Parish, LA according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 831 degrees awarded
  2. 121 degrees awarded
  3. 108 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Fletcher Technical Community College with 831 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2022, 421 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Terrebonne Parish, LA, which is 0.528 times less than the 797 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 748 degrees mean that there were 2.9 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 258 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($3,335) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($784) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,300) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.03% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.811% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.2M), Some college (811k), and Secondary Education (604k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Terrebonne Parish, LA was $174,400 in 2022, which is 0.619 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $160,600 to $174,400, a 8.59% increase. The homeownership rate in Terrebonne Parish, LA is 74.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Terrebonne Parish, LA have an average commute time of 25.2 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Terrebonne Parish, LA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Terrebonne Parish, LA is $63,088. In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Terrebonne Parish, LA was Census Tract 4.02 with a value of $78,068, followed by Census Tract 4.01 and Census Tract 14, with respective values of $75,682 and $57,813.

In 2022, 13.4% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Terrebonne Parish, LA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 2.07%.

Property

$174,400
Median Property Value 2022
±$5,976
$30,798
Median Property Taxes
±$1,507

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Terrebonne Parish, LA the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

74.2%
Homeownership
2022
69%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 74.2% of the housing units in Terrebonne Parish, LA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 72.7%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 4.02
  2. Census Tract 4.01
  3. Census Tract 14

In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Terrebonne Parish, LA was Census Tract 4.02 with a value of $78,068, followed by Census Tract 4.01 and Census Tract 14, with respective values of $75,682 and $57,813.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Terrebonne Parish, LA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$63,088
Median Household Income
± $3,476
41.5k
Number of Households
± 1,967

In 2022, the median household income of the 41.5k households in Terrebonne Parish, LA grew to $63,088 from the previous year's value of $57,940.

The following chart displays the households in Terrebonne Parish, LA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Terrebonne Parish, LA is from Louisiana.
0.466
2022 Wage GINI in Louisiana
0.467
2021 Wage GINI in Louisiana

In 2022, the income inequality in Louisiana was 0.466 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.313% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Louisiana was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Louisiana in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (81.4%)
  2. Carpooled (11%)
  3. Worked At Home (3.22%)

In 2022, 81.4% of workers in Terrebonne Parish, LA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (11%) and those who worked at home (3.22%).

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Commute Time

25.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Terrebonne Parish, LA have a shorter commute time (25.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 4.77% of the workforce in Terrebonne Parish, LA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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Severe Housing Problems

In 2022, 13.4% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Terrebonne Parish, LA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 2.07%.

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Poverty & Diversity

16.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Terrebonne Parish, LA (17.5k out of 107k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Males 6 - 11.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Terrebonne Parish, LA is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Children in Poverty

In 2022, 19.7% of the children was living in poverty in Terrebonne Parish, LA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 4.9%.

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Crimes & Accidents

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In 2022, the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population was 404 in Terrebonne Parish, LA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 142 per 100,000 population.

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Health

92.7% of the population of Terrebonne Parish, LA has health coverage, with 43.5% on employee plans, 25.2% on Medicaid, 11.2% on Medicare, 12% on non-group plans, and 0.755% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Terrebonne Parish, LA see 2350 patients per year on average, which represents a 6.86% decrease from the previous year (2523 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1801 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 423 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.3% were men and 51.7% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,350 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Terrebonne Parish, LA

Primary care physicians in Terrebonne Parish, LA see an average of 2,350 patients per year. This represents a 6.86% decrease from the previous year (2,523 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Terrebonne Parish, LA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 26.4% under 18 years, 20.5% between 18 and 34 years, 38.1% between 35 and 64 years, and 15% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.3% were men and 51.7% were women.

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Uninsured People

7.26%
Uninsured
43.5%
Employer Coverage
25.2%
Medicaid
11.2%
Medicare
12%
Non-Group
0.755%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Terrebonne Parish, LA grew by 1.07% from 7.18% to 7.26%.

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Health Outcomes

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In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 64.3 in Terrebonne Parish, LA.

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Health Behaviors

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In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 40.3% in Terrebonne Parish, LA.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 12.8% in Terrebonne Parish, LA.

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