Statewide Claims to Fame

New Iberia is 10th in Louisiana out of 99 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

New Iberia is 11th in Louisiana out of 62 other cities in Current population (2012)

New Iberia is 13th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Households

New Iberia is 13th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Housing units

New Iberia is 15th in Louisiana out of 97 other cities in Retail sales

New Iberia is 18th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

New Iberia is 20th in Louisiana out of 87 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

New Iberia, Louisiana Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
New Iberia Rank Louisiana US
Current population (2012) 30,846 11th 4,601,893 313,914,040
Size in square miles 11.1 36th 43,203.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,748.4 18th 104.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
New Iberia Rank Louisiana US
Residents younger than 5 7.9% 26th 6.8% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 27.2% 30th 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.7% 39th 12.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
New Iberia Rank Louisiana US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 75.5% 74th 81.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 13.3% 75th 21.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
New Iberia Rank Louisiana US
Race - White 52.5% 64th 63.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 41.5% 41st 32.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 85th 0.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.7% 23rd 1.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 44th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.5% 61st 1.4% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.1% 59th 4.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 51.2% 61st 59.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
New Iberia Rank Louisiana US
Female residents 52.3% 40th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.7% 44th 3.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
New Iberia Rank Louisiana US
Housing units 13,059 13th 1,978,848 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 17.2% 51st 18.1% 25.9%
Households 11,687 13th 1,675,097 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 61.7% 68th 67.9% 66.1%
Home median value $102,600 79th $135,400 $186,200
People per household 2.6 58th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
New Iberia Rank Louisiana US
Income per capita $18,622 83rd $23,853 $27,915
Income per household $36,025 77th $44,086 $52,762
Income below poverty line 25.9% 24th 18.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
New Iberia Rank Louisiana US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 4,310 10th 375,808 27,092,908
Retail sales $736,559 15th $56,543,203 $3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $22,428 28th $12,921 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $62,922 20th $9,729,869 $613,795,732

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