|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Jean Lafitte is 1,798. Jean Lafitte, Louisiana is the 7,995th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Jean Lafitte was in 2000, when its population was 2,146. In 2000, Jean Lafitte was the 7,100th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,995th largest city in the US. Jean Lafitte is currently 16.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Jean Lafitte has shrunk 16.2% since the year 2000. Jean Lafitte, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 85% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7990||Newfield, New Jersey||1,801||11.3%|
|7992||Yanceyville, North Carolina||1,801||-16.5%|
|7993||Oakfield, New York||1,800||0.0%|
|7995||Jean Lafitte, Louisiana||1,798||-16.2%|
|7996||Oakes, North Dakota||1,798||-9.2%|
|7997||Sardis City, Alabama||1,798||20.5%|
|7999||Weedsport, New York||1,798||-10.7%|
|8001||Mesilla, New Mexico||1,796||-27.9%|
The total voting age population of Jean Lafitte, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,393. The voting age population is 52.1% male and 47.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.4% of the residents of Jean Lafitte are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Jean Lafitte are 95.4% White, 3.4% Two or more races, 0.7% American Indian, 0.5% Other and 0.1% Black. Additionally, 3.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Jean Lafitte, 17.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.7%. On a per-household basis, 15.5% of families are below the poverty line in Jean Lafitte.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.5% of Jean Lafitte residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 67.8% of Jean Lafitte residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.5% have a bachelor's degree and 2.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Jean Lafitte residents aged 5 and older, 2.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Jean Lafitte is 7.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Jean Lafitte, 9.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Jean Lafitte is $55,671.
In Jean Lafitte, 88.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 11.3% of housing units in Jean Lafitte.
Of all the housing units in Jean Lafitte, 3.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Jean Lafitte, 28.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 180 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Jean Lafitte is $1,020.
In Jean Lafitte, 78.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.