In 2020, Orleans Parish, LA had a population of 391k people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $43,258. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Orleans Parish, LA grew from 390,845 to 391,249, a 0.103% increase and its median household income grew from $41,604 to $43,258, a 3.98% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Orleans Parish, LA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (58.6%), White (Non-Hispanic) (30.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.85%), White (Hispanic) (2.75%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.75%).
None of the households in Orleans Parish, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.1% of the residents in Orleans Parish, LA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Orleans Parish, LA are Tulane University of Louisiana (4,889 degrees awarded in 2020), Delgado Community College (2,783 degrees), and University of New Orleans (1,572 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Orleans Parish, LA was $250,000, and the homeownership rate was 49.8%.
Most people in Orleans Parish, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Orleans Parish, LA was 2 cars per household.