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Jennings is 4th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Residents 65 or older

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Jennings Rank Louisiana US
Current population (2012) 10,252 34th 4,601,893 313,914,040
Size in square miles 10.4 40th 43,203.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 998 81st 104.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Jennings Rank Louisiana US
Residents younger than 5 7.6% 40th 6.8% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.8% 53rd 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.4% 4th 12.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Jennings Rank Louisiana US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 72.9% 85th 81.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 12.6% 78th 21.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Jennings Rank Louisiana US
Race - White 68.4% 38th 63.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 28.4% 63rd 32.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 69th 0.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.2% 104th 1.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 103rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.0% 29th 1.4% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.9% 85th 4.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 67.5% 37th 59.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Jennings Rank Louisiana US
Female residents 52.0% 50th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 0.8% 90th 3.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Jennings Rank Louisiana US
Housing units 4,432 52nd 1,978,848 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 8.6% 86th 18.1% 25.9%
Households 3,915 51st 1,675,097 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 62.4% 65th 67.9% 66.1%
Home median value $85,100 91st $135,400 $186,200
People per household 2.6 61st 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Jennings Rank Louisiana US
Income per capita $20,645 66th $23,853 $27,915
Income per household $38,626 68th $44,086 $52,762
Income below poverty line 23.5% 34th 18.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Jennings Rank Louisiana US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 803 62nd 375,808 27,092,908
Retail sales $257,876 36th $56,543,203 $3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $24,562 22nd $12,921 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $21,563 38th $9,729,869 $613,795,732

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