Statewide Claims to Fame

Abbeville is 3rd in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Race - Asian

Abbeville is 8th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Abbeville is 14th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Abbeville is 15th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Foreign born residents

Abbeville is 17th in Louisiana out of 61 other cities in Retail sales per capita

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Abbeville Rank Louisiana US
Current population (2012) 12,382 27th 4,601,893 313,914,040
Size in square miles 6.0 66th 43,203.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,027.6 39th 104.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Abbeville Rank Louisiana US
Residents younger than 5 8.7% 8th 6.8% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.7% 14th 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.6% 23rd 12.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Abbeville Rank Louisiana US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 67.1% 102nd 81.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 9.8% 95th 21.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Abbeville Rank Louisiana US
Race - White 50.0% 70th 63.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 41.0% 43rd 32.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 74th 0.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 5.2% 3rd 1.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 77th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.0% 28th 1.4% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.1% 58th 4.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 48.8% 68th 59.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Abbeville Rank Louisiana US
Female residents 53.7% 21st 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.1% 15th 3.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Abbeville Rank Louisiana US
Housing units 5,257 41st 1,978,848 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 13.1% 65th 18.1% 25.9%
Households 4,583 42nd 1,675,097 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 60.4% 70th 67.9% 66.1%
Home median value $78,400 97th $135,400 $186,200
People per household 2.6 50th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Abbeville Rank Louisiana US
Income per capita $17,027 92nd $23,853 $27,915
Income per household $31,011 92nd $44,086 $52,762
Income below poverty line 25.2% 28th 18.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Abbeville Rank Louisiana US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,549 27th 375,808 27,092,908
Retail sales $304,148 31st $56,543,203 $3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $26,116 17th $12,921 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $25,056 34th $9,729,869 $613,795,732

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