In 2018, Orleans Parish, LA had a population of 391k people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $38,423. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Orleans Parish, LA declined from 393,292 to 391,006, a -0.581% decrease and its median household income grew from $36,999 to $38,423, a 3.85% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Orleans Parish, LA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (58.8%), White (Non-Hispanic) (30.5%), White (Hispanic) (3.56%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.78%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.59%). N/A% of the people in Orleans Parish, LA speak a non-English language, and 97.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Orleans Parish, LA are Tulane University of Louisiana (4,416 degrees awarded in 2017), Delgado Community College (3,756 degrees), and University of New Orleans (1,725 degrees).
The median property value in Orleans Parish, LA is $242,900, and the homeownership rate is 48.3%. Most people in Orleans Parish, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Orleans Parish, LA is 1 car per household.