Rank City People Below The Poverty Rate
1 Opelousas, Louisiana 45.0%
2 Ville Platte, Louisiana 39.0%
3 Bastrop, Louisiana 37.4%
4 Springhill, Louisiana 37.1%
5 Mansfield, Louisiana 37.0%
6 Monroe, Louisiana 35.2%
7 Natchitoches, Louisiana 35.2%
8 Ruston, Louisiana 34.9%
9 Marksville, Louisiana 34.2%
10 Tallulah, Louisiana 33.8%
11 Bogalusa, Louisiana 32.4%
12 Bridge City, Louisiana 32.3%
13 Crowley, Louisiana 31.2%
14 St. Martinville, Louisiana 31.1%
15 Donaldsonville, Louisiana 31.1%
16 Jeanerette, Louisiana 30.9%
17 Hammond, Louisiana 29.2%
18 Oakdale, Louisiana 28.1%
19 Gardere, Louisiana 27.8%
20 Breaux Bridge, Louisiana 27.5%
21 Gonzales, Louisiana 27.1%
22 Gretna, Louisiana 26.6%
23 Minden, Louisiana 26.1%
24 New Iberia, Louisiana 25.9%
25 Franklin, Louisiana 25.8%
26 New Orleans, Louisiana 25.7%
27 Alexandria, Louisiana 25.6%
28 Abbeville, Louisiana 25.2%
29 Eunice, Louisiana 25.0%
30 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 24.8%
31 Gray, Louisiana 24.7%
32 Marrero, Louisiana 24.5%
33 Patterson, Louisiana 23.6%
34 Jennings, Louisiana 23.5%
35 Ponchatoula, Louisiana 22.3%
36 Lake Charles, Louisiana 22.2%
37 Westwego, Louisiana 22.2%
38 Shreveport, Louisiana 22.0%
39 St. Rose, Louisiana 21.9%
40 Port Allen, Louisiana 21.3%
41 Thibodaux, Louisiana 21.2%
42 DeRidder, Louisiana 20.9%
43 Morgan City, Louisiana 20.7%
44 West Monroe, Louisiana 20.7%
45 Harvey, Louisiana 20.3%
46 Pineville, Louisiana 20.1%
47 Reserve, Louisiana 19.6%
48 Terrytown, Louisiana 19.4%
49 Leesville, Louisiana 19.4%
50 Raceland, Louisiana 19.3%
51 Bayou Blue, Louisiana 19.3%
52 Lafayette, Louisiana 18.7%
53 Rayne, Louisiana 18.6%
54 Jefferson, Louisiana 18.2%
55 Houma, Louisiana 18.0%
56 Denham Springs, Louisiana 17.7%
57 Carencro, Louisiana 17.5%
58 Merrydale, Louisiana 17.4%
59 Fort Polk South, Louisiana 16.9%
60 Bossier City, Louisiana 16.8%
61 Sulphur, Louisiana 16.7%
62 Slidell, Louisiana 16.6%
63 Waggaman, Louisiana 16.4%
64 Plaquemine, Louisiana 16.3%
65 Woodmere, Louisiana 16.2%
66 Lacombe, Louisiana 16.2%
67 Inniswold, Louisiana 16.1%
68 Village St. George, Louisiana 15.5%
69 Covington, Louisiana 15.4%
70 Timberlane, Louisiana 15.4%
71 Broussard, Louisiana 15.2%
72 Galliano, Louisiana 15.1%
73 Chalmette, Louisiana 15.0%
74 Kenner, Louisiana 14.2%
75 Baker, Louisiana 13.9%
76 St. Gabriel, Louisiana 13.7%
77 Larose, Louisiana 13.2%
78 Luling, Louisiana 12.7%
79 Schriever, Louisiana 12.5%
80 Brownfields, Louisiana 12.0%
81 Estelle, Louisiana 11.8%
82 Meraux, Louisiana 11.6%
83 Scott, Louisiana 11.4%
84 Laplace, Louisiana 11.4%
85 Metairie, Louisiana 10.7%
86 Cut Off, Louisiana 10.5%
87 Walker, Louisiana 10.5%
88 Bayou Cane, Louisiana 10.5%
89 Monticello, Louisiana 10.4%
90 River Ridge, Louisiana 10.1%
91 Red Chute, Louisiana 9.7%
92 Old Jefferson, Louisiana 9.4%
93 Claiborne, Louisiana 8.6%
94 Moss Bluff, Louisiana 8.3%
95 Harahan, Louisiana 8.2%
96 Belle Chasse, Louisiana 8.0%
97 Mandeville, Louisiana 7.8%
98 Oak Hills Place, Louisiana 7.5%
99 Chackbay, Louisiana 7.1%
100 Central, Louisiana 7.1%
101 Zachary, Louisiana 6.4%
102 Prairieville, Louisiana 5.8%
103 Destrehan, Louisiana 4.8%
104 Youngsville, Louisiana 4.7%
105 Prien, Louisiana 4.3%
106 Eden Isle, Louisiana 4.0%
107 Shenandoah, Louisiana 3.3%