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Lafourche Parish, LA

Population 2005: 90,543
Square miles: 1,084.68
Metro area: Houma-Bayou Cane


2000 CENSUS DATA
LAFOURCHE PARISH LA US
POPULATION
Number Number Number
Total population 89,974
Square miles (land) 1,084.68
Population per square mile 82.95 102.59 79.56
GENDER
Number Pct Pct Pct
Male 43,877 48.8 48.4 49.1
Female 46,097 51.2 51.6 50.9
AGE
Number Pct Pct Pct
15 or younger 20,123 22.4 22.4 21.4
16-24 13,884 15.4 15.5 13.9
25-44 26,693 29.7 28.9 30.2
45-64 19,131 21.3 21.6 22.0
65+ 10,143 11.3 11.6 12.4
Number Number Number
Average age (years) 35.10 35.25 36.22
RACE AND ETHNICITY
Number Pct Pct Pct
White 74,544 82.9 63.9 75.1
Black or African American 11,349 12.6 32.5 12.3
American Indian and Alaska native 2,066 2.3 0.6 0.9
Asian 599 0.7 1.2 3.6
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific islander 21 0.0 0.0 0.1
Some other race 518 0.6 0.7 5.5
Two or more races 877 1.0 1.1 2.4
Hispanic or Latino 1,284 1.4 2.4 12.5
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census; ePodunk

Note: Hispanic ethnicity is a separate data category from race. This number should not be added to race totals.


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