LA

National Population : 333,590,059
Louisiana State Population : 4,925,693

About Abbeville, LA

Abbeville, LA is located in Vermilion County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Abbeville is about 19,470 with about 768 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 26,488.

The Average Home Value is $111,300.00, which is roughly 12% lower than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 41% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $49,879.00, which is roughly 11% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 13% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Abbeville is about 12.3%.

Louisiana is ranked #42 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 24.35 out of 100.

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Voting

Vermilion County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 77.16% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 80.26%
Democratic: 18.33%
Libertarian: 0.83%
Other: 0.57%


Nearby Locations

Erath, LA (7.05 mi.)
Delcambre, LA (8.97 mi.)
Kaplan, LA (11.31 mi.)
Maurice, LA (13.79 mi.)
Youngsville, LA (15.62 mi.)
Lafayette, LA (18.53 mi.)
Broussard, LA (19.33 mi.)
Duson, LA (19.90 mi.)
New Iberia, LA (19.99 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 70510
Latitude : 29.799826
Longitude : -92.186244
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 0 ft.
Area Code(s) : 337

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.60
Male Population Estimate : 45.91%
Female Population Estimate : 49.66%
Median Age : 36.1
Male Median Age : 35.1
Female Median Age : 37.3

White Population Estimate : 67.85%
Black Population Estimate : 23.36%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.92%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.51%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.81%
Other Population Estimate : 1.75%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Abbeville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Vermilion County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Vermilion County: About 387 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Vermilion County is about 36% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 26% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.