In 2017, Orleans Parish, LA had a population of 393k people with a median age of 36.7 and a median household income of $36,999. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Orleans Parish, LA grew from 391,495 to 393,292, a 0.459% increase and its median household income declined from $38,681 to $36,999, a -4.35% decrease.
The population of Orleans Parish, LA is 58.5% Black or African American Alone, 30.6% White Alone, and 5.68% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Orleans Parish, LA speak a non-English language, and 97.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Orleans Parish, LA are Tulane University of Louisiana (4,548 degrees awarded in 2016), Delgado Community College (3,600 degrees), and University of New Orleans (1,834 degrees).
The median property value in Orleans Parish, LA is $227,800, and the homeownership rate is 47.2%. Most people in Orleans Parish, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Orleans Parish, LA is 2 cars per household.