Statewide Claims to Fame

Chalmette is 5th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Race - Two or More

Chalmette is 11th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Chalmette is 12th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Foreign born residents

Chalmette is 13th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Chalmette is 19th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Race - Asian

Chalmette, Louisiana Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Chalmette Rank Louisiana US
Size in square miles 7.2 58th 43,203.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,341.8 28th 104.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Chalmette Rank Louisiana US
Residents younger than 5 8.4% 13th 6.8% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.3% 62nd 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.9% 91st 12.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Chalmette Rank Louisiana US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 82.4% 47th 81.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 11.5% 85th 21.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Chalmette Rank Louisiana US
Race - White 76.0% 32nd 63.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 13.2% 84th 32.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 27th 0.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.0% 19th 1.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 21st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.3% 5th 1.4% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 10.3% 11th 4.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 70.8% 34th 59.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Chalmette Rank Louisiana US
Female residents 48.7% 103rd 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 7.7% 12th 3.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Chalmette Rank Louisiana US
Housing units 7,947 25th 1,978,848 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 21.8% 34th 18.1% 25.9%
Households 5,729 28th 1,675,097 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.7% 71st 67.9% 66.1%
Home median value $129,400 55th $135,400 $186,200
People per household 2.5 80th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Chalmette Rank Louisiana US
Income per capita $22,123 51st $23,853 $27,915
Income per household $41,312 58th $44,086 $52,762
Income below poverty line 15.0% 73rd 18.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Chalmette Rank Louisiana US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,306 34th 375,808 27,092,908
Retail sales $217,987 39th $56,543,203 $3,917,663,456
Retail accommodation and food service sales $18,617 42nd $9,729,869 $613,795,732

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